6-week Session on Saturdays starting February 20, 2021
10:00-11:00 am | Zoom Meetup
THE CLUB IS FULL - REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED FOR THIS SESSION
Next Session Starts in June - EMAIL US HERE to be put on the Waiting List
LEGO is a toy that is perfectly suited for individuals with special needs. It allows for creative, solitary play; it offers repetitive, stress-reducing movements that build motor skills, and it is a vehicle for social skill building and speech enhancement. In addition, LEGOs build an interest that individuals with a disability can share with their typical peers. And, LEGOs are fun! Today there are multiple practitioners as well as books and programs all focused on the many benefits of LEGO play.
WHAT TO EXPECT
By participating in the LEGO Club, individuals will:
WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
MEET THE LEADER
Jane Fitz is an honors college senior at Kent State University majoring in Special Education (mild through intensive) and minoring in Autism Spectrum Disorders. Jane is from the Cleveland area and is passionate about science and education, the arts, and comedy. She is no stranger to the ASGA, having taught swimming lessons through the Swimming with Autism program at the YMCA. Jane has extensive experience in working with children with disabilities and in improv comedy, and she incorporates skills from each in her work. She is thrilled to be a part of the ASGA team and can’t wait to make the LEGO club a fun and beneficial experience for the members!
GUIDELINES TO PARTICIPATE
LOCATION / DATE / TIME / COST
HOW TO SIGN UP
LEGO Club is full and registration is now CLOSED. Next Session Starts in June - EMAIL US HERE to be put on the waiting list.
If you have questions or would like additional information, please contact Wendy Cline, LSW and ASGA Support Specialist via email here or via phone at 330.940.1441 ext 1.
ASGA thanks the management of the WalMart Corporation Store #1911 on Arlington Road in Akron for their support of inclusive-friendly activities like the LEGO Club.
|Event Start Date||06-19-2021 10:00 am|
|Event End Date||06-19-2021 11:00 am|