Sensory- and Autism-Friendly Events for Kids in Tulsa

Kids Connection

  • When: Thursday, November 14, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa ARC, 2516 E. 71st St. St. A

Social group designed for children, grades K – 5, with high-functioning autism. For more information, contact Sherilyn Walton or Steve Pitts at 918-582-8272

My Way Matinee

  • When: Saturday, November 2 (Special Playdate) and 23,  10:30 a.m.
  • Where: Regal Warren Broken Arrow

Regal’s My Way Matinee gives everyone the opportunity to experience a movie with the lights turned up and the volume turned down. This becomes a safe space where guests are free to express themselves by singing, crying, dancing, walking around, talking or shouting while enjoying Hollywood’s latest films! All My Way Matinee screenings will begin at 10:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Saturday of the month for a special discounted ticket price! Find this month’s selections here.

Sensory-Friendly Family Fun Time

  • When: Sunday, November 10, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Where: Discovery Lab, 560 N. Maybelle Ave.

Every second Sunday of the month, Discovery Lab hosts Sensory-Friendly Family Fun Time, from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. This event is held before the museum opens for the day for families with children on the Autism Spectrum and/or who have sensory processing disorders. Families can enjoy the museum before the rush and play together in a supportive environment.

Teen Connection

  • When: Wednesday, November 27, 4:30-6 p.m.
  • Where: Tulsa ARC, 2516 E. 71st St. St. A

Social group for middle and high school students with high functioning autism. Activities include board and video games where they can practice positive social skills with others that have similar interests. For more information, contact Sherilyn Walton or Steve Pitts at 918-582-8272.

Events Outside of Tulsa

 


Calendar

Nov
13
Wed
Before I Die: A Global Art Project @ Martin Regional Library
Nov 13 all-day

Experience this interactive art display provided by Clarehouse and participate in a conversation about what it means to live and die well. For all ages.

Books to Treasure Celebration! @ Hardesty Library
Nov 13 all-day

Help us celebrate Books to Treasure all week with fun crafts you can take home or leave at the library to help decorate for the event. Books to Treasure celebrates the beauty of children’s literature and features a special presentation by author/illustrator Christian Robinson on Friday, Nov. 15.

Exhibit: Labor Conquers All @ Central Library
Nov 13 all-day

Explore the fascinating history of labor in Oklahoma. Oklahoma’s state motto is “Labor Omnia Vincit,” Latin for “Labor Conquers All.” From the Oklahoma History Center of the Oklahoma Historical Society, this exhibit explores the variety of opportunities and resources that contributed to the growth and diversity of the state. Some of the topics include agribusiness, entertainment, public service, retail and oil. Exhibit is sponsored in part by Oklahoma Humanities, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Smithsonian Institute.

Santa Photo Experience @ Woodland Hills Mall- Center Court
Nov 13 all-day

Families can capture the magic of the holidays and whisper Santa their wishes.

West Tulsa Dulcimer Club @ Zarrow Library
Nov 13 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join the West Tulsa Dulcimer Club as they meet each week to share their love of music. Come to practice, learn or just listen to the sweet sounds of the dulcimer! Extra dulcimers will be on hand for those who do not have their own and are ready to learn. For adults and teens.

Nevermore Edits Writing Group @ Hardesty Library
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: Ash Room

Join the Hardesty Chapter of Nevermore Edits in a workshop-style writers meeting where you can receive feedback on your work and help others with theirs. Come and be inspired! For adults.

Nov
14
Thu
Before I Die: A Global Art Project @ Martin Regional Library
Nov 14 all-day

Experience this interactive art display provided by Clarehouse and participate in a conversation about what it means to live and die well. For all ages.

Books to Treasure Celebration! @ Hardesty Library
Nov 14 all-day

Help us celebrate Books to Treasure all week with fun crafts you can take home or leave at the library to help decorate for the event. Books to Treasure celebrates the beauty of children’s literature and features a special presentation by author/illustrator Christian Robinson on Friday, Nov. 15.

Exhibit: Labor Conquers All @ Central Library
Nov 14 all-day

Explore the fascinating history of labor in Oklahoma. Oklahoma’s state motto is “Labor Omnia Vincit,” Latin for “Labor Conquers All.” From the Oklahoma History Center of the Oklahoma Historical Society, this exhibit explores the variety of opportunities and resources that contributed to the growth and diversity of the state. Some of the topics include agribusiness, entertainment, public service, retail and oil. Exhibit is sponsored in part by Oklahoma Humanities, the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Smithsonian Institute.

Santa Photo Experience @ Woodland Hills Mall- Center Court
Nov 14 all-day

Families can capture the magic of the holidays and whisper Santa their wishes.

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