DCL – Sensory Connections

Douglas County Libraries

Event Details

Sensory Connections 
Saturday, February 01, 2020  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM  
Highlands Ranch Event Hall A/B - Highlands Ranch Library
All-Ages, Families and Caregivers. 
This program connects sensory families with resources in the community as well as other sensory families. 
Join us for a sensory storytime, a conversation with a DCSD speech language pathologist and a fun craft. 
Register each person attending. 

Event Type(s): Children & Family, Branch Program, EventsAge Group(s): Children, Adult

Introduction to Music and Instruments – Milestone Pediatric Therapy Services

Join us for an 8-week class where students will learn introductory-level playing skills on the guitar, ukulele, piano, voice, and hand drums. Each session will focus on one of the instruments, including a session of musical experiences that would be used in music therapy. The course will be led by Bonnie Houpt, board-certified music therapist (MT-BC). The students will have a chance to learn new skills on each instrument, discover which instruments they like best, and play with their peers. Click Here for more information.

Class Schedule:

Saturday mornings from 10:00 am -11;00 am

Class is 8 weeks;

Starting Saturday January 25th – March 21st

(No class on February 15th) 

HIGHER EDUCATION Special Presentation

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Interested in college? Not sure if it is possible?

Students and parents, please join us for a special presentation by IN! The presentation will discuss college preparation, options for students with ID/DD to pursue higher education in Colorado, and how access to higher education can expand career opportunities. Judy Jordan, Principal of the DCSD Bridge Program will also be delivering a presentation about the Bridge Program. There will be a question and answer session after the presentations.

The Colorado Initiative for Inclusive Higher Education (IN!) is a non-profit founded in 2014 by educators, disability leaders, students and families who have a vision for better and more fulfilling career opportunities for people with intellectual disabilities (ID).

WHEN: Tuesday, January 28, 2020

TIME: 7:00 PM – 8:30PM

WHERE: Cresthill Middle School Cafeteria

9195 Cresthill Lane, Highlands Ranch, CO 80130

Presented by: Douglas County Special Education Advisory Committee (DCSEAC)