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Sensory-Friendly Night and Back-to-School Event at the Zoo in Springfield


Saturday, August 13, 2022    
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Henson Robinson Zoo
1100 E. Lake Shore Dr., Springfield, IL, 62712

Event Type

A free, sensory-friendly night at the zoo and back-to-school event for children with autism and their families

Autism Support of Central Illinois (ASCI) is hosting a “Sensory Friendly Night & Back to School Event at Henson Robinson Zoo” on Aug. 13 from 6 to 8 p.m.

ASCI board members will hand out backpacks (while supplies last) to make sure everyone is ready to head back to school.

Families may also enjoy riding the train between 6:30 and 7:30 p.m.

Admission is free for children with autism and their families. Registration is required.

Sign up online to attend.