What... (i.e. camp, dance class, birthday party)
        
 
Pick a NYMetroParents Region: All Regions   Manhattan    Brooklyn    Queens    Westchester    Rockland   Fairfield    Nassau    Suffolk  

Resources

   

SENSORY FRIENDLY SCREENING OF THE LORAX

     Home  >  Articles  > News & Tips: Family Activities
by NYMetroParents Staff

Related: dr. seuss the lorax, where to see the lorax, sensory friendly screenings, amc loews, amc theatres,


AMC Theatres partners with the Autism Society to provide monthly sensory-friendly screenings of kid's movies in an accepting, safe environment.

the lorax

AMC Theatres collaborates with the Autism Society to provide sensory-friendly screenings of kid's movies in a safe environment each month. Theater lights are turned up and audience members are encouraged to get up, dance, walk around, shout, and sing.

This month, AMC Theatres throughout the New York metro area are showing Dr. Seuss's The Lorax, which opened Friday, March 2. Here are the sensory-friendly screenings happening at 10am this Saturday, March 10 in AMC Theatres throughout the New York metro area:

 

Manhattan
Upper West Side
AMC Loews 84th Street

Queens
Flushing
AMC Loews Bay Terrace 6

Fairfield, CT
Danbury
AMC Loews Danbury 16

Nassau
Levittown
AMC Loews Nassau Metroplex 10

Suffolk
Stony Brook
AMC Loews Stony Brook 17

Hungtington
AMC Loews Shore 8


Sensory Friendly Films provides a unique opportunity for families to enjoy films in a safe and accepting environment. Kids and parents in the audience are encouraged to get up, dance, sing, shout, and walk around during the screening. The program began with a request from a parent with a child with autism at AMC Columbia Mall 14 in Columbia, Maryland. More than 300 kids and their parents attended this first screening.

Now, the program is available at AMC locations thorughout the nation. To learn more about Sensory Friendly Films and to see the upcoming schedule of movies, visit www.amctheatres.com/sff.

 


Get Your FREE Indoor Activity eGuide!

More News & Tips: Family Activities Articles

Westchester's Ridge Hill Welcomes Santa to Town at North Pole Adventure
9 Strategies for Having the Best Day with Your Family at Luna Park's Halloween Harvest in Brooklyn's Coney Island
Queens County Farm Museum: A Rural Getaway Right in NYC
The Great Jack O' Lantern Blaze on the Hudson
Best Halloween Events for Kids on Long Island, Suffolk County

Be a good fellow parent and share this with a friend who would be interested
Email Friend

Local News & Tips: Family Activities Sponsors

Ethical Culture Society of Westchester
7 Saxon Woods Rd
White Plains, NY
914-948-1132
We provide a program that is comprehensive and dev...

Oasis Day Camps in NYC, LI, Dobbs Ferry and New Jersey
20 Jay St Suite 802
Brooklyn, NY
1 800-317-1392
An extraordinary value in day camp! Oasis is en...

Magical Garden Inc. Preschool
70 Smithtown Blvd
Smithtown, NY
631-366-1222
Welcome to Magical Garden - An Early Childhood Lea...

Oil City Skate Park
3565 Maple Ct.
Oceanside, NY
516-280-2100
Oil City Skate Park is the perfect venue for all s...

The Academic Zone
300 Adelphi Street
Brooklyn, NY
(347) 995-8659
...
See Our News & Tips: Family Activities Directory

local zones

Nassau

Nassau cont.

Suffolk

Suffolk cont.

Westchester

Westchester cont.

Fairfield

Rockland

Rockland cont.

Queens

Queens cont.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn cont.

Manhattan

Copyright 2014 NY Metro Parents Magazine Site Design: THE VOICE