Anime Twin Cities Movie Event
Saturday, Sept. 23
Geek Partnership Society
1121 N.E. Jackson St. #106
Minneapolis, MN 55413
In partnership with Funimation, Anime Twin Cities Inc. presents a showing of three award-winning films by Mamoru Hosoda: The Boy and the Beast, Wolf Children, and Summer Wars. Watch one or all on a big screen, for free! Bring a comfy chair or blanket - whatever you need to cozy up and enjoy the shows. You may bring your own food and drinks, but Anime Twin Cities also will have snacks for sale. No alcohol, please. Doors open at 1 p.m. All films will be dubbed in English.
Social event for adults with autism! AuSM will be at this event for the first showing of The Boy and the Beast at 1:30, offering resources and a quiet space for those who want to take a break from the movie viewing.
1:30 p.m.: The Boy and the Beast
4:00 p.m.: Wolf Children
6:30 p.m.: Summer Wars
Please join us at one of the following resource fairs to learn more about organizations offering new services and supports through the Dakota and Ramsey Counties Autism Grant.
Thursday, Sept. 21, from 4-7 p.m.
Dakota County Western Service Center – Room 106
14955 Galaxie Ave, Apple Valley
Monday, Sept. 25, from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Dakota County Northern Service Center – Rooms 110A and 110B
1 Mendota Rd W, West Saint Paul
Friday, Sept. 29, from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Ramsey County Library in Roseville
2180 Hamline Ave N, Roseville
Sept. 23, Oct. 28, Nov. 18, Dec. 16
1340 Wecott Rd.
Explore books, music, movement and play in a sensory-friendly setting that welcomes children ages 3–8 of all abilities including those who have difficulty in large groups, are on the autism spectrum, or are sensitive to sensory overload. One registration required per family. An adult must accompany each registered child. Siblings welcome. Cost: FREE, but registration is required. Click here to register.
Oct. 8, Nov. 5
10 a.m.-12 p.m.
Hennepin County Library
8001 Main St.
Maple Grove, MN 55369
For families living with autism or other special needs. Explore the library at your own pace during this time set aside just for your family. Literacy resources and family resources will be shared. Each child may choose a gift book to keep. Because the Maple Grove Library does not open to the general public until noon, please enter through the east front doors, which will be marked. Cost: Free.