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Story Explorers: Special Needs

Event Type: Books/Literature
Age Group(s): School Age (5-11)
Date: 12/8/2018
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
Description:
 Explore books and stories in creative ways through interactive activities including math, science, games, and more! In honor of the Children’s Theatre of Charlotte’s production of Spelling 2-5-5, today’s program will focus on a variety of special needs. Children in attendance will have an interactive, multi-layered experience learning basic American Sign Language from an ASL-certified interpreter. They will also learn about Braille and the blind experience, and we will conclude the program with open stations and some special tools like a wheelchair, visual simulation glasses, and a Beep Ball to explore what it’s like to live with certain disabilities.
Library: ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center
Location: The Round
Contact: Spangler Library Staff
Contact Number: 704-416-4630