Sensory- and Autism-Friendly Events for Kids in Tulsa

Build A Reader Storytime: Sensory

  • When: February 1, 10:15-11:15 a.m.
  • Where: Broken Arrow Library/South, 3600 S. Chestnut Ave.

Does your child have difficulty sitting through storytime? If so, this inclusive program of stories, songs and activities may be just what you are looking for! Sensory Storytime focuses on learning with all five senses and is especially designed for children with a variety of learning styles or sensory integration challenges. Class size is limited. Registration is required. Call 918-549-7323 or visit the South Broken Arrow Library to sign up.

Kids Connection

  • When: Thursday, February 13, 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, February 8 and 22,  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, February 9, 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, February 26, 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.

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