Playabilities will be hosting a sensory friendly Trunk or Treat event on Saturday October 28th 3:30-5:00pm! All are welcome for a trunk or treating afternoon of fun! Event will be held at our Prairie Village location: 8340 Mission Road Prairie Village, KS 66206
KU Sensory Aquatics
Sensory Enhanced Aquatics is a swimming and water safety program for children with autism spectrum disorders. Swimming can be a great physical outlet and life-saving skill for children with autism spectrum disorders. In addition to promoting health, swimming reduces stereotypic behaviors and increases social behaviors of some children facing these challenges. Instructors in the program combine evidence-based teaching methods with sensory strategies matched to the unique needs of each child. Each session consists of eight, 30-minute lessons. Individual and small group lessons are available to meet the learning needs of children ages 4 to 17.
This music, movement, and fun dance studio is for children of all abilities! Classes geared for children ages 4-9 years of age with developmental disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, down syndrome, sensory processing disorder. Children will develop self-esteem, focus/attention, self-expression, coordination/balance, and positive relationships!
SOAR Special Needs
SOAR Special Needs empowers families with special needs to SOAR in their local and faith communities. SOAR is determined to walk beside families with children with special needs so that their challenges will not prevent them from obtaining a bright future.
KC Pumpkin Patch
Experience a day of adventure as you slide, climb and play your way through acres of farm fun. Located at: 13875 S. Gardner Road Olathe, KS 66061
Louisburg Cider, Spiders & Tricks & Treats
Join in for a fun-filled event of games for children on our Family Farm. Make sure to enter the costume contest after you enter the main barn entrance from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m on Saturday October 28th. $2 off entry fee when dressed in costume!
Sensory Friendly Nutcracker
Kansas City Ballet is thrilled to present a performance of a sensory-friendly Nutcracker for children, families, and adults with sensory sensitivities, autism spectrum disorder, or other special needs. Appropriate changes will be made to this performance to create a welcoming and safe space for all in attendance. Event will be held on December 13, 2023 at the Kauffman Center of Performing Arts.
Powell Gardens Festival of Lights
During the Festival of Lights at Powell Gardens, more than 20 miles of lights turn Kansas City’s botanical garden into a winter wonderland. Enjoy a breath of fresh air during a hectic holiday season! Held November 16-December 30th Wednesdays-Sundays 5:00-10:00pm