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In addition to the one time events listed below, please also see our organized events page, where you can view activities and organizations such as sports teams, cultural and amusement groups, that offer inclusion of our special needs kids.

May Special Needs Families Support (SNFS) Network

Tuesday, 5/05
Handke Family Center, Room 111
1170 Main Street, Elk River, MN 55330
Room 111

SNFS is a group to support families who have a child, or children, with special needs. This group is not exclusive towards one diagnosis. These meetings are an open forum for discussion and casual, come and go as your schedule permits.

If you have further questions, please contact the group facilitators: Melissa Powell at melpowell_1981@yahoo.com, or Laura Windgassen at laura.windgassen@gmail.com

May Autism Spectrum Disorders Parent Network

Wednesday, 5/06
7:00 - 9:00 pm
Handke Family Center, Room 9
1170 Main Street, Elk River, MN

Join us this month as we talk with Joel Christian, Behavioral Specialist for ISD 728. This will be an open forum for discussing challenges you may be facing with your child's behavior and strategies to support turning it around.

May Down Syndrome Parent Network

Where Hope Grows movie premiere
Friday, 5/15
Time & Location TBD

This month the Down syndrome parent group will be attending a viewing of the movie on opening night: "Where Hope Grows"
*All are welcome to join us!
Location & Time TBD as it gets closer and movie times and locations are announced. Please help us in contacting movie theaters in our communities to show this movie! We have been in contact about possibly getting group rate pricing if we have a group of 25. Plan on a fun night out and invite your friends to join us!
For more information you can contact Heather at: woodland132@yahoo.com

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If you know of other one time events that you would like to see listed here, please contact our Web Admin, Christin Mielke at mielkec@hotmail.com

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