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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

May Calendar

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

May 14 (Th) Catwalk for Camp The Old Mecklenburg Brewery 4150 Yancey Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217; Supporting scholarships for summer campers to attend Camp Royall. Bringing together businesses, parents, and local celebrities for fun, fashion, and sharing. For more information about volunteering or supporting the 2015 Catwalk to Camp events, contact Kristy White, Chief Development Officer, at 919-865-5086 or email kwhite@autismsociety-nc.org

May. 16th (Sa) Guiding Parents to Services - Adding Books and Literacy to Your Child's World; Library Staff - Viviette White, Larisa Martin, Amrita Patel 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; RESERVATION NECESSARY FOR SPANISH TRANSLATOR; Dianne at 704-943-9416 dalexander@smartstartofmeck.org

May. 18th (M) Storytime for all ages 10:30 - 11:00 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

May. 19th (Tu) Storytime for children 4:30 - 5:30 PM; University City Regional Library, 301 East W.T. Harris Boulevard, Charlotte NC 28262; Register online. Please call (704) 416-7200 option 2 for more information.

May. 21st (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.

May. 28th (Th) Trusted Parents Meeting 5:00 - 7:00 PM; McGuire Woods Board Room, Imaginon 300 E 7th St., Charlotte, NC; Meeting for adults, families, and anyone who can offer support and assistance for those with children with special needs; Click here for more information.

May. 29th (F) Adult Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Scaleybark Library, 101 Scaleybark Road, Charlotte NC 28209; Register online by midnight on May 26. Please call (704) 416-6400 for more information.

May. 30th (Sa) Adult Sensory Storytime 2:00 - 3:00 PM; Main Library 310 North Tryon St., Charlotte, NC 28202; Register online, in person, or by calling (704) 416-0303.

May. 28th (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 with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilities. No registration required. Please call (704) 416-4630 for more information.

Jun. 1st (M) Storytime for all ages 10:30 - 11:00 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jun. 8th (M) Storytime for all ages 10:30 - 11:00 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jun. 15th (M) Storytime for all ages 10:30 - 11:00 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jun. 18th (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.

Jun. 20th (Sa) Guiding Parents to Services - Finding Teaching Moments All Day Long; Dianne Alexander, GPS 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; RESERVATION NECESSARY FOR SPANISH TRANSLATOR; Dianne at 704-943-9416 dalexander@smartstartofmeck.org

Jun. 22nd (M) Storytime for all ages 10:30 - 11:00 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jun. 25th (Th) Trusted Parents Meeting 5:00 - 7:00 PM; McGuire Woods Board Room, Imaginon 300 E 7th St., Charlotte, NC; Meeting for adults, families, and anyone who can offer support and assistance for those with children with special needs; Click here for more information.

Jun. 25th (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 with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilities. No registration required. Please call (704) 416-4630 for more information.

Jun. 26th (F) Adult Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Scaleybark Library, 101 Scaleybark Road, Charlotte NC 28209; Register online by midnight on Jun 23. Please call (704) 416-6400 for more information.

Jun. 29th (M) Storytime for all ages 10:30 - 11:00 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jul. 6th (M) Storytime for all ages 10:30 - 11:00 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jul. 13th (M) Storytime for all ages 10:30 - 11:00 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jul. 16th (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.

Jul. 20th (M) Storytime for all ages 10:30 - 11:00 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jul. 23rd (Th) Trusted Parents Meeting 5:00 - 7:00 PM; McGuire Woods Board Room, Imaginon 300 E 7th St., Charlotte, NC; Meeting for adults, families, and anyone who can offer support and assistance for those with children with special needs; Click here for more information.

Jul. 23rd (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 with autism spectrum disorders, sensory integration issues, or other developmental disabilities. No registration required. Please call (704) 416-4630 for more information.

Jul. 27th (M) Storytime for all ages 10:30 - 11:00 AM; Beatties Ford Regional Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Road; Program for all ages; No registration required.; Free; Call 704-416-3000 for more information.

Jul. 31st (F) Adult Sensory Storytime 10:30 - 11:15 AM; Scaleybark Library, 101 Scaleybark Road, Charlotte NC 28209; Register online by midnight on Jun 23. Please call (704) 416-6400 for more information.

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

Cornelius and Huntersville Parks and Recreation http://www.cornelius.org/index.aspx?NID=170

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.