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Autism Resource Specialists
Gwen Capers-Singleton GCapers-Singleton@autismsociety-nc.org or (704) 894-9678
Nancy Nestor NNestor@autismsociety-nc.org or (704) 894-9678
Nancy Popkin NPopkin@autismsociety-nc.org or (704) 894-9678
ASNC Office
8420 University Executive Park Drive, Suite 810
Charlotte, NC 28262

2016 Calendar

ASNC-MCC posts the information given to it. Please contact the individual organizations to confirm events

Nov. 17th (Th) Adaptive Experiences for Adults and Teens 1:00 - 2:00 PM; Independence Regional Library, 6000 Conference Dr, Charlotte, NC 28212; No registration required; Free; Call 704-416-4800 option 4 for more information.

Nov. 17th (Th) Trusted Parents Meeting 5:00 - 7:00 PM; Imaginon 300 E 7th St., Charlotte, NC; For more information, please contact Nikia Bye nikiabye@trustedparents.org

Nov. 17th (Th) Sensory Storytime 6:00 - 6:30 PM; Imaginon 300 E 7th St., Charlotte, NC; storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for children, ages 3 to 5, with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilities. No registration required. Please call (704) 416-4630 for more information

Nov. 21st (M) Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Nov. 28th (M) Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Nov. 30th (W) Adult Sensory Program 10:00 - 11:00 AM; Main Library, 310 North Tryon St.; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-0302 for more information.

Dec. 3rd (Sa) Guiding Parents to Services - Sleep Issues and ASD with Kristin Daley, Ph.D., Southeast Psyc 10:30 AM - Noon, ImaginOn Children's Library, 300 E 7th St., Charlotte, NC. Free; Children welcome; This session will meet in The Round at Imaginon; Free parking under Imaginon for first 90 minutes; Dianne at 704-943-9416 dalexander@smartstartofmeck.org

Dec. 5th (M) Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Dec. 7th (W) Sensory storytime 10:00 - 10:30 AM; Matthews Regional Library, 230 Matthews Station St., Matthews NC 28105; Program for children will last approximately one half-hour. Register in person at the Train Desk beginning fifteen minutes before the program. Please call (704) 416-5000 option 2 for more information.

Dec. 8th (Th) Experiences for Adults and Teens 11:00 AM - Noon; Matthews Regional Library, 230 Matthews Station St., Matthews NC 28105; Program for adults, teens, and their caregivers. Please register online.

Dec. 12th (M) Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Dec. 15th (Th) Adaptive Experiences for Adults and Teens 1:00 - 2:00 PM; Independence Regional Library, 6000 Conference Dr, Charlotte, NC 28212; No registration required; Free; Call 704-416-4800 option 4 for more information.

Dec. 19th (M) Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Dec. 21st (W) Adult Sensory Program 10:00 - 11:00 AM; Main Library, 310 North Tryon St.; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-0302 for more information.

Jan. 2nd (M) Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jan. 9th (M) Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jan. 18th (W) Adult Sensory Program 10:00 - 11:00 AM; Main Library, 310 North Tryon St.; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-0302 for more information.

Jan. 19th (Th) Adaptive Experiences for Adults and Teens 1:00 - 2:00 PM; Independence Regional Library, 6000 Conference Dr, Charlotte, NC 28212; No registration required; Free; Call 704-416-4800 option 4 for more information.

Jan. 23rd (M) Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jan. 26th (Th) Trusted Parents Meeting 5:00 - 7:00 PM; Imaginon 300 E 7th St., Charlotte, NC; For more information, please contact Nikia Bye nikiabye@trustedparents.org

Jan. 26th (Th) Sensory Storytime 6:00 - 6:30 PM; Imaginon 300 E 7th St., Charlotte, NC; storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for children, ages 3 to 5, with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilities. No registration required. Please call (704) 416-4630 for more information

Jan. 30th (M) Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Feb. 16th (Th) Trusted Parents Meeting 5:00 - 7:00 PM; Imaginon 300 E 7th St., Charlotte, NC; For more information, please contact Nikia Bye nikiabye@trustedparents.org

Feb. 16th (Th) Sensory Storytime 6:00 - 6:30 PM; Imaginon 300 E 7th St., Charlotte, NC; storytime filled with stories, songs, and activities specifically designed for children, ages 3 to 5, with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilities. No registration required. Please call (704) 416-4630 for more information

Therapeutic Recreation Programs http://charmeck.org/mecklenburg/county/ParkandRec/Therapeutics/Pages/default.aspx

Charlotte TEACCH Center http://teacch.com/regional%20centers/charlotte-teacch-center

***ASNC-MCC does not promote any activity or event. We simply offer information. Please note that it is your responsibility to decide what works best for your family’s specific needs.

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Autism-Related Links

NPR report - "Gene Mutations Offer Clues On The Autistic Brain"

VH1 Classic Rock Autism - http://www.vh1.com/partners/vh1classic_rock_autism/

MTV True Life: I Have Autism - http://www.mtv.com/overdrive/?id=1554937&vid=138722

Temple Grandin interview on "Fresh Air" (NPR) - http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=99009110


Mission Statement
The Autism Society of North Carolina is committed to providing support and promoting opportunities which enhance the lives of individuals within the autism spectrum and their families.

Vision Statement
The Autism Society of North Carolina strives to create a community where people within the autism spectrum and their families receive respect, services, and support based on individual differences.