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Out & About- ZOOBOO
October 26 @ 2:15 pm - 5:00 pm
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER (participants only)
Who: Out and About
(Criteria: Individuals 13 to 34 with a primary diagnosis of autism are eligible to attend. Out-n-About is designed for individuals who do not meet the communication and behavior criteria for Teen Time or Social Club but still want and need to spend time with their peers enjoying recreational activities. Participants may be non-verbal and/ or exhibit stereotypical behaviors. Students who become physically aggressive when frustrated may not be good candidates for the Out-n-About program.)
What: Explore the Halloween festivities set-up at the Norfolk Zoo for ZooBoo.
Where: Drop off and Pick up will be in the Library in the Administration Building (Brick 2-story building) @ Friends School, 1537 Laskin Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23451
When: Saturday October 26, 2019 from 2:15pm- 5:00pm
Why: To provide social interaction and community engagement opportunities to teens and young adults with autism.
How: FACT staff will be provided on a 1:1 or 1:2 basis as needed. We are aware that many individuals with autism do not fully understand signs of danger and may be prone to wander if not closely supervised.
ZooBoo offers a variety of safe, family-friendly, fall-fun activities! Animal pumpkin encounters and Keeper Chats, costume contests, crafts, ZooLive! Stage presentations, candy stations and more! Food and beverage will be available at various locations for an additional cost.
Please note: price includes staff, event, and transportation. Concessions are not included. If you would like, please provide your child monies to purchase concessions. Please put monies in a wallet or baggie with their name in or on it as well advising their staff at check in. You are also able to pack a lunch, snack etc.
Registration: RSVP online a minimum of 48 hours prior to Out N About (please note that space is frequently limited and may be sold out prior to the 48-hour deadline.)