Sensory-Friendly Saturday: Adventures in Art
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April 1420189:00 am - 10:30 am
Brandywine River Museum of Art, 1 Hoffman's Mill Road, Chadds Ford, PA, 19317 + Google Map

Join us for an adventure! Explore a variety of creative activities throughout the Museum during this accessible program designed specifically for visitors of all ages on the autism spectrum or with sensory processing disorder and their families (siblings welcome!). Created in conjunction with occupational therapists and local families, this inclusive program strives to provide a welcoming experience through offering:
• Early access to the museum (museum opens to the public at 9:30 a.m.)
• Pre-visit social stories
• Gallery activities to meet a variety of sensory needs
• Hands-on art activities for all developmental levels
• Sensory break areas
• On-hand support of professional and student occupational therapists and friendly volunteers
• Fidgets and noise-cancelling headphones to borrow

Complimentary Museum admission

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Discover how to add STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics) to the curriculum through an interactive tour of Brandywine's rich collection and hands-on activities that can be modified for the classroom. Letters for teachers to submit for Act 48 credit will be provided.

Free; space is limited and registration is requested. For more information or to register, contact Laura Westmoreland at lwestmoreland@brandywine.org or 610.388.8120.