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Online “Closed” Social/Support Group for Teen Artists and Makers (14-19), 7/13/22 – 8/17/22, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM ET

July 20 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, $120

DESCRIPTION: Do you like to make things? Do you enjoy connecting with other people around what you make? The focus of this group will be to connect with one another through our different and shared passions for making things!

Whether you’re into DIY electronics, robotics, woodworking, arts & crafts, fiber arts, collaging, or another hands-on-hobby, everyone is likely to bring something different to this group. We will create a digital maker space where we share and work on our projects together, build community around it, at times share our skills and expertise, and practice social skills along the way.

WHEN: 7/13, 7/20, 7/27, 8/3, 8/10, 8/17

TIME: 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM ET

WHERE: Online via Zoom

FACILITATOR: Elena Rossen

COST: The list price is $100 per participant for all 7 remaining sessions.

CAPACITY: 14 members

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE:  For programs and events that require a fee, financial assistance is available and no one will be turned away for inability to pay. Discounted registration buttons can be found below for some programs and events.  To inquire about financial assistance, contact events@aane.org.  If you are able, please consider donating the cost of an additional registration to support the financial assistance of others.

REGISTRATION: Advanced registration is required.  After you have registered, a confirmation email is sent with a link to attend the program. Registrants who do not receive the confirmation email should check their email spam folder. Registration closes 24 hours prior to the first session. Early registration is highly recommended as many programs fill quickly.

REGISTER: $100 (FULL PRICE)

REGISTER: $75 (25% OFF)

REGISTER: $50 (50% OFF)

REGISTER: $25 (75% OFF)

Thanks to a generous grant from the John Alden Foundation, we are able to offer a reduced price option for families living in Eastern MA (towns east of Worcester). If you are interested in the option, please click the registration link below.

AUDIENCE: This group is intended for individuals on the spectrum in the age range indicated who are able to self-regulate AND independently participate in activities without the assistance of a dedicated caretaker.

EVENT & GROUP INFORMATION: All AANE programming is currently online. The following terms are used for different audience specifications:

  • “Open” events/groups may have different participants joining from session to session and Closed” events/groups have the same participants for a set number of sessions.

CODES OF CONDUCT: Participants at AANE events are expected to act respectfully toward other participants and group facilitators. AANE reserves the right to deny admission, ask an individual participant to leave, or remove participants from the event/program for inappropriate or disrespectful behavior. For more information see FAQS.

TECHNICAL SUPPORT: The online platform for the event/program will be listed in the confirmation email from AANE. For assistance with Zoom, please visit the Zoom Help Center prior to the event to become familiar with the platform.

DISCLAIMER: The resources and information shared within AANE support groups are for informational and educational purposes only and are not intended to be a substitute for professional medical or mental health advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Our hope is that these resources will provide you with useful connections as you navigate your journey of discovery and connection. AANE makes no warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of the information shared within the group

Details

Date:
July 20
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Cost:
$120
Event Categories:
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Venue

Online

Organizer

Nancy Parker
Phone:
617-393-3824 x214
Email:
nancy.parker@aane.org

Other

Region
Online