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|Walk With Me When: Saturday, April 20, 2013
Where: Houston Zoo
Time: 7 am registration for an 8 am startJoin the Social Animal Team!!
|BEEN THERE DONE THAT …..|
|Loco-Motion Dance – Houston
April 13th 7:00 – 9:00 pm
The Briar Club
2603 Timmons Lane
Houston, TX 77027
Double Team ! Sunday March 24th – SOMO Center 2:00-4:15 pm
This Spring’s Courageous Conversation session focuses on the emotional needs of parents and kids living with special needs. From reviewing good parenting advice for managing kids with special needs to helping our special ones accept themselves as they are, these presenters are sure to inform and delight. Come relax, gain insight and confidence! Free but RSVP!
Love and Logic® – for Autism! Local Autism expert Lorraine Klim-Drew leads us through the well known ideology with an eye towards applying the principles to our kids with disabilities! Tricks of the trade to keep us focused on staying in control and helping our kids be the best they can be! Sunday March 24 from 2:00-3:00 pm followed by:
Helping your child accept their disability while maintaining healthy self esteem! – Gabrielle Seekely M.Ed.,LPC-S, BCPC
Psycho-educational consultant and counselor, Gabrielle believes there is a significant connection between communication and emotion. She specializes in the emotional needs of teens and young adults with neurological disorders. We are grateful to have her lead our Courageous Conversation on how best to help individuals accept their disabilities while maintaining positive self esteem. This self acceptance is crucial to future well-being. CHILDREN 12+ welcome to attend! Sunday March 24 from 3:15-4:15 pm followed by:Click here for more about Gabrielle or to send her a personal question upfront.
| HBA Law DayIndividual and Team Poster Contests
Photography ContestRegistration required (by Feb 4th) by calling Claire Nelson at the Houston Bar Association at 713-759-1133 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Space is limited.Deadline for contest entry: Friday, March 8, 2013
| Holiday BINGO!November 30th
6-8 pmSOMO Center: 10694 Haddington, Ste B
Houston, TX 77043$5 / per participant – PIZZA and drinks included
Limited to first 30 registrants.
| Loco-Motion Dance – Houston
Nov 3rd 7:00 – 9:45 pmThe Briar Club
2603 Timmons Lane
Houston, TX 77027Call 713-461-7200 if you have any questions.
| Pumpkin PaintingSunday, October 28th
Time: 2:00 – 3:30 pm
Address: 10694 Haddington, Houston, TX 77043
| BINGO FRIDAY NIGHT SOCIAL ! October 19th – Come one, come all!Grab a friend and a couple of cards! Ages 8-18 and sibs welcome!SOMO CENTER – 10694 Haddington, Houston, TX 770436:00 – 8:00 PM$5 / per participant – PIZZA and drinks included
Limited to first 30 registrants.
Special Needs Trusts & GuardianshipSunday Oct 7th from 2-4 pmSpecial Needs Estate Planning and Trusts – Northwestern Mutual 2-3 pmGuardianship by Stephanie Taylor – Hayes and Wilson 3-4 pm
| Date: September 24, 2012
Location: Coppa Ristorante
Time: 6:30pm start
Address: 5555 Washington, Houston, TX 77007
Attire: Dressy casual
*Venue change due to great event response!
| Field Trip to the FED RESERVE!
Aug 14th, 2012 10:00 am
Join Social Motion Skills teen group as we celebrate internship conclusions and money lessons learned in the WORKshop! We will meet at the Federal Reserve Bank located at
1801 Allen Parkway Houston, TX 77019 at 9:40 am.
| Disney’s THE LION KING
Saturday, July 28th at 2:00pm
Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, 800 Bagby Street, Houston, Texas 77002TICKETS ON SALE BEGINNING SUNDAY, MAY 6th at 11AM
| Sailing Angels
June 14th Time: 10-12: Arrive 9:45
Bring sack lunch to eat to eat at marina / $20 donation appreciated: Family event and ALL ages are welcome!Click here to RSVP – closed
| Lemonade Day!
May 6thKits delivered in MARCH : You MUST Register to get your kit! OR
Lemonade Day is a FREE, community-wide, educational initiative designed to teach children how to start, own and operate their own business – a lemonade stand.
|Loco-Motion Dance – Houston
May 5th7:00 – 9:45 pmThe Briar Club2603 Timmons LaneHouston, TX 77027
|Loco-Motion Dance – WoodlandsApril 28th6:00 – 8:00 pmThe Woodlands UMC2200 Lake Woodlands DriveThe Woodlands, Texas 77380|
|Easter Seals first annual Walk With MeWhen: Saturday, April 21, 2012Place: Houston ZooTime: 7 AM Registration – 8 AM start|
|Sex Ed – gulp and do it.It’s a must – Sat April 14thSpeaker: Simone Woodage RN, BCNWhen: 10:00-12:00 am – parents only12:30-2:00pm – boys only (parents may attend)2:30 – 4:00pm girls only (parents may attend)Fee: $100 includes AAPC bookWhere: SOMO office 10694 Haddington, Ste. B, 77043|
| Now you are 18!
When: Sunday March 25, 2012 2:00- 4:00 pm
Where: SOMO office 10694 Haddington, Ste. B, 77043This session is designed for parents and young adults (16+ older) to understand how legal rights, responsibilities, and repercussions change with legal adulthood. Alistair Dawson, senior partner with the law firm Beck Redden & Secrest, presents information on jury duty, contracts, credit, employment, staying out of trouble with the law, and more during this frank discussion aimed at informing parents and teens with special needs of the seriousess of this right of passage. Guaranteed to provoke thoughtful conversation about the the importance of being personally accountable for your actions. FREE but RSVP required .
|Bowling for TWeens and TeensWhen: Sunday, February 19thTime: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pmLocation: 300 Houston, 925 Bunker Hill Rd., Houston, TX 77024Cost per person: $20 covers 2 hours of bowling and shoes ( please bring extra money for food and drinks)|
|SOMO Office : Friday Feb 10th, 6-8 pmMake and exchange valentines & cookies.Pizza and a movie!Email Maria at email@example.com more information or call our office at 713-461-7200.|
|Social Motion FAMILY Outing!Special $25 ticket price! Irving Berlin’s White ChristmasSunday, December 11thTime: 7:30 pm800 BagbyHouston, TX 77002-2525(inside the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts)|
A message from Teen Zone: Lend a helping hand Saturday, Nov. 12 down at the Houston Food Bank from 1-5 p.m. Teens aged 14 and up. Please let Maria know you’re coming!
Locomotion Spectrum-friendly Dance & Party for Teens & Tweens, Nov. 5th at the Briar Club. Tickets on sale now! Buy tickets or download mail-in registration form here. Tickets must be purchased by 11/2/11.
|Please join us at our first Courageous Conversations, with Dr. Pauline Filipek and Dr. Mike Assel of the Children’s Learning Institute. Wednesday, Nov. 2, 10-11:30 a.m.Social Motion Skills office, 1450 W. Sam Houston Pkwy, Building 2, Ste. B, Houston 77043 Drop in on the conversation here.|
|Pumpkin Painting (B.Y.O.P.– bring your own pumpkin)Sunday, October 232-4 p.m.Social Motion Skills Mission Control Parking Lot1450 W. Sam Parkway, Bldg. 2, Ste. B, 77043|
Hula Hoop Pre-Event leading up to Care 2 Spin on September 17th. Raising funds and awareness for those with disabilities.
|Care2Spin, September 17, 2011Join Social Motion Skills in supporting local families affected by autism, learning disorders and physical disabilities.Please donate to offset budget cuts and see how you can be a “Champion” for this cause!Care2Spin >|
|Lemonade Day, May 1, 2011Eight Social Motion Skills high school class students flexed their entrepreneurial muscle and sold 142 cups of the best cold lemonade in Houston down at Discovery Green during this year’s nationwide Lemonade Day. With their colorful, hand-built lemonade stand and friendly customer service skills, this savvy group raised enough money to donate 15% of their profits to the Houston Food Bank plus pocket a little change themselves after expenses.This was a fun, interactive way to teach kids about running a business.Check out the Lemonade Day on YouTube!|