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Stripes Media Lab for Children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder

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  • Oct. 12, 2019 through Dec. 14, 2019, 10/12, 11/9, and 12/14, 9:30-10:45am
  • Children's Museum of the Arts
  • 103 Charlton St., Manhattan
  • Tween, Teen
  • Free with museum admission ($13; free for children younger than 1)

This free monthly class uses art and technology to build peer-to-peer relationships and digital storytelling skills. Families will look closely at an artwork for inspiration for their collaborative film clips. Students will experiment with animation and sound techniques while exploring different art mediums. Registration required.

CMA’s Inclusive Saturday Classes provide a free opportunity for children with an Autism Spectrum Disorder and their family and friends. CMA Teaching Artists are trained in facilitating structured workshops are specifically designed to help children with Autism develop social skills, creative problem-solving, and expression through art. The program’s supportive environment also helps strengthen family ties and builds a sense of community for families affected by Autism.

About Children's Museum of the Arts

103 Charlton St.

Manhattan, NY

212-274-0986

  • Standard hours: Monday, 12-5pm; Thursday-Friday, 12-6pm; Saturday-Sunday, 10am-5pm
  • Wheelchair accessible: Yes
  • Stroller parking: Yes
  • Stroller check: No
  • Bring food: Yes
  • Buy food: No
  • Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
  • Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
  • Changing tables in the men's room(s): Yes
  • Family bathroom: Yes

  • The mission of the Children’s Museum of the Arts is to introduce children and their families to the transformative power of the arts by providing opportunities to make art side-by-side with working artists.

    Children’s Museum of the Arts is a nonprofit arts facility that brings hands-on art programming to children throughout New York City. The staff of practicing teaching artists guide and mentor young artists ages 10 months to 15 years through fun and advanced art projects, ranging in a variety of techniques and mediums.

     


  • Parking: Street Parking
  • Nearest public transportation stop: Houston St, 1; Spring Street, A, C
  • Play area: Indoor
  • Party room: Yes

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