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Sensory Play @ Southgate Library

Southgate Library

Come and play in an environment created for youth with autism and/or sensory disorders and their families/caregivers. We have sensory toys, interactive books, crafts, bubbles, sensory bins, and more. Behaviors and/or noise are no problem. Families and siblings welcome!

Sensory Storytime @ Fair Oaks Library

Fair Oaks Library

This inclusive storytime was developed for youth with autism and/or sensory disorders and their families/caregivers. It features songs, stories, sensory activities and interactive materials. The program is targeted for a developmental age of 2 to 6 years old. Behaviors and/or noise are no problem. Siblings are welcome!

Sensory-Friendly Family Movie @ Rancho Cordova Library

Rancho Cordova Library

Join us for a special family movie event for kids with autism and/or sensory disorders. "Typical" toddlers and preschoolers are welcome too. We'll have healthy snacks, the lights will be slightly up, the sound will be slightly down, and kids don't need to remain seated while enjoying the movie. There will also be lots of fidget toys. For more information, contact Katie (kdekorte(at)saclibrary.org) or Susanna (swesenfeld(at)saclibrary.org).

Library Insiders @ Central Library

Central Library

What does candy sushi have to do with Summer Reading? Join us to find out! Summer Reading is June 1 - August 15. SPL Insiders offers adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities and spectrum disorders an opportunity to become familiar with library resources and facilities, and to feel comfortable using the library and interacting with staff. What does candy sushi have to do with Summer Reading? Join us to find out! A “We Speak Library” communication device will be available for nonverbal and less verbal participants to use during the program.Summer Reading is June 1 - August 15.

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