Events around Rhode Island

SENSORY SENSITIVE EVENTS

​CINEMAWORLD LINCOLN is now offering Sensory-friendly movie showings on the FIRST Saturday every month at 10am. Please contact the theatre directly to find out what film is being shown as they are subject to change without notice.

SHOWCASE CINEMAS on Quaker Lane in Warwick has announce that on the first Saturday of each month at 10am, they will offer a Sensory Sensitive Screening of a feature film.

>CHUCK E. CHEESE’S now offering Sensory Sensitive Sundays for individuals with Autism.  On the first Sunday of every month Chuck E Cheese will open From 9am-11am and offer dimmed lighting and no loud music.  Food and games will be available.  For our Rhode Island families, the locations in Warwick and in South Attleboro, MA will be offering this wonderful opportunity.  
 

SKYZONE PROVIDENCE will be open on the SECOND Sunday of every month from 8am - 10am and offer lower lighting, lower sounds and fewer crowds.

LAUNCH WARWICK will be open on the FIRST Tuesday of every month from 6pm - 8pm and offer a sensory sensitive environment to patrons

SENSORY PROGRAMS AT RI LIBRARIES
*for more detailed information on the programs listed below, please visit each library’s website to view their calendar of events*

Barrington Public Library - Jan. 25, Feb. 15, and March 28 Story & Activity time begins at 1pm All ages welcome.
Burrillville’s Jesse Smith Library - Every Tuesday from Jan. 7 - Feb. 25 begins at 10:30am for ages 3+
Cumberland Public Library - Feb. 4, March 3 Storytime for ages 3-12 begins at 6:30pm
Feb. 10, March 9 Inclusive Teen Time Grades 6-12 begins at 4:30pm
Exeter Public Library - Jan. 18, Feb. 15, March 21 Storytime begins at 1pm
Greenville Public Library - Jan. 8, Feb. 5, March 11 Sensory Play date begins at 3:30pm
Mount Pleasant Library - Jan. 25, Feb. 22, March 21 Storytime begins at 10:30am
Pawtucket Public Library - Feb. 15, March 14 Sensory Art Program begins at 2:30pm REGISTRATION RECOMMENDED
Warwick Public Library - Jan. 25, Feb. 29 Sensory Play Saturday’s begins at 10am
Woonsocket Library - Jan. 13, Feb. 10, March 16 Storytime begins at 10:30am ages 2-5; Sensory Exploration Fun ages 5-10 begins at 4pm

****IMPORTANT UPCOMING EVENT****

GROUP THERAPY FOR ADULTS
With Asperger Syndrome/High Functioning Autism
(or similar social needs)

This group will focus on:

➢ Increased understanding of my own emotions and those of others

➢ Improving social skills and relating to others

➢ Peer support for challenges of everyday living

➢ Anxiety, stress, and anger management

➢ Relaxation techniques

Group Leaders: Dr. Cooper Woodard & Dr. Leslie Weidenman
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WHEN:​Mondays 4:00-5:00 P.M, January 13 -March 30, 2019

WHERE: Outpatient Services, 610 Manton Ave., Providence

Accepted Insurances: Blue Cross, United Health, Tufts
Medicaid, Medicare and Neighborhood Health Insurance are accepted.

FEES: $45.00 per session (self-pay) if you have an out-of-network insurance.

For more information, or to sign up for this group, please contact the Outpatient Services
Administrator, Arva Goddard, at 401-274-6310, ext. 1242.