Events for August 1 - August 8

Sensory Skate at St. Cloud Skatin’ Place

Skatin Place 3302 Southway Dr., Saint Cloud, MN

We understand a combination of loud music & crazy lights is not for everyone; that is why we are hosting a Sensory Skate Sunday, April 3rd from 10-1 PM.
No loud music, crazy lights, or arcade.

$8.49
Recurring

AuSM On the Town

Explore the Twin Cities and have fun while participating in team-building adventures. Participants must have their own transportation to and from each site. Locations are subject to change. The cost includes activity fees.

$275 – $325
Recurring

ASD Direct Support Certification

Virtual Event

This program is designed for professionals and caregivers who work with or support individuals with autism and want to provide better service and care. Individuals on the spectrum also are welcome and encouraged to attend for increased self-understanding and to share their unique perspectives.

$260
Recurring

AuSM On the Town

Explore the Twin Cities and have fun while participating in team-building adventures. Participants must have their own transportation to and from each site. Locations are subject to change. The cost includes activity fees.

$275 – $325

AuSM Skillshop: Online Dating: From Profile to Potential Relationship

Virtual Event

Many unspoken rules come with dating and even more with online dating. Learn about some those social rules as well as how to set up an online dating profile, discuss some of the popular online dating apps, how to prepare for a date, and how to clarify and communicate what you want from online dating.

$10 – $25

Understanding Autism

Virtual Event

Learn common characteristics of individuals with autism and sensory processing disorders. Obtain valuable insight on evidenced-based best practices to support people with autism and sensory processing sensitivities.

Free

27th Annual Minnesota Autism Conference

Hyatt Regency Bloomington 3200 E. 81st ST., Bloomington, MN

After two years of offering our state autism conference virtually, we are thrilled to make plans to come together in-person as a community again! Get all of the latest information on autism, all in one place. Visit the AuSM Shop, gather information from key autism exhibitors, and spend your conference days networking and learning from expert speakers. 

Recurring

Self-Advocacy in Action

Climb Theatre 6415 Carmen Ave. E., Inver Grove Heights, MN

Interactive and arts-based strategies to exercise the skill A.R.E.A.S. of Accountability, Resiliency, Empathy, Advocacy, and Self-Control. Explore your own personal voice and methods in which to express yourself as an individual amongst your peers. Theater will be the primary art form used; however, there will be additional explorations in visual arts, music, dance, and creative writing.

$150

AuSM Skillshop: Communicating Consent and Boundaries

Virtual Event

Knowing how to communicate boundaries and consent can be a struggle at times. Learn what healthy consent and boundaries look like and how to tell if consent is happening to ensure boundaries are being respected. Answer and ask questions, read through scenarios, and gain new skills to help you communicate in a healthy way.

$10 – $25
Recurring

Self-Advocacy in Action

Climb Theatre 6415 Carmen Ave. E., Inver Grove Heights, MN

Interactive and arts-based strategies to exercise the skill A.R.E.A.S. of Accountability, Resiliency, Empathy, Advocacy, and Self-Control. Explore your own personal voice and methods in which to express yourself as an individual amongst your peers. Theater will be the primary art form used; however, there will be additional explorations in visual arts, music, dance, and creative writing.

$150

Spring and Summer Classes and Camp

AuSM will be offering a wide variety of social skills class experiences this spring and summer as well as summer camp opportunities. As you make plans for fun in the sun, consider AuSM!

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