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2nd Annual Autism Conference

Event Dates and Times

10/5/2017 - Starts: 8:00 AM - Ends: 5:00 PM
10/6/2017 - Starts: 8:00 AM - Ends: 5:00 PM
Pioneer Park 2300 Airport Way Fairbanks, AK 99701
The Autism Society of Alaska is pleased to offer this Second Annual Autism Conference.

This year the keynote speaker will be Congressional award winner Michelle Garcia Winner. She will be speaking on Social Thinking, a framework of strategies she pioneered for developing social thinking and social skills. There will also be eight breakout sessions featuring local speakers and exhibit booths for attendees to discover what is offered in Alaska.

Thursday, October 5th
8:30 - 3:00 Michelle Garcia Winner Topic: Implementing Social Thinking Concepts and Vocabulary for 5-Young Adults
Exhibit Booth Exploration
Friday, October 6th at Pioneer Park Civic Center
8:30 - 10:00 Michelle Garcia Winner Topic: Focus on Teens & Adults with Social Learning Needs
10:15 - 4:30 featuring 8 breakout sessions on a variety of autism related topics TBA
Exhibit Booth Exploration

We are pleased to announce we are partnering with UAF School of Education to provide CEUs as well as working with the American Speech-Language-Hearing-Association to offer ASHA credit for this conference. These forms are to be filled out prior to the attendance of the conference and will not be honored retrospectively.

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Danielle Tessen
1(877)374-4421 | 443985583

Beer&Wine Tasting Silent Auction to Benefit the Autism Society of Alaska

Event Dates and Times

10/5/2017 - Starts: 7:00 PM - Ends: 9:00 PM
Roundup Steakhouse 2701 S. Cushman Fairbanks, AK 99701
Round up your local friends to help local families with autism in your neighborhood.

What: Taste 10 beers & 20 wines while bidding on silent auction items
Why: ALL proceeds will stay in Alaska to benefit the Autism Society
When: Thursday, October 5th 7:00-9:00 PM
Where: Roundup Steakhouse 2701 S. Cushman St. Fairbanks, AK 99701

We will also be featuring Autism Conference keynote speaker Michelle Garcia Winner. TIckets are $40 and will be available at the door, through the Autism Society of Alaska board members, and at the office. Hours to be announced.
Danielle Tessen
1(877)374-4421 | 442376373

Coats For Kids

Event Dates and Times

9/18/2017 - 10/8/2017
Drop off Locations: Madden Real Estate United Way Wal Mart KTVF
KTVF, Wes Madden Real Estate, and United Way are teaming up for the annual collection of winter gear and coats, starting September 18th – October 8th.
For More Info Call 458-1800