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Thursday, June 1
Spokane Autistic Social & Support Group (SASS)
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Marycliff Hall, 701 W. 7th Ave, Ste 280, Spokane. This group is for higher functioning individuals seen as having Asperger. Welcome to those who are self-diagnosed. SASS provides a social setting and is also a peer-to-peer support group. Parents and caregivers are asked to not attend. Contact Andrea at aspie.sass@gmail.com.

Friday, June 2
Teen Movie Night
6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at The Arc of Spokane Community Center, 320 E. 2nd Ave, Spokane. A safe and fun place for teens to meet up with old friends or make new ones. Snacks provided. Contact Theresa Fears at (509) 328-6326 to sign up your teen.  This is a free event.

Tuesday, June 6 and Wednesday, June 7
First Time Home Buyer Class
6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. both nights. Prime Lending, 1102 N. Monroe St., Spokane. Learn about the process of buying a house and programs to help first-time buyers. Contact Theresa Griffith at (509) 328-6326 or tgriffith@arc-spokane.org. 

Wednesday, June 7
Dads Only Trivia Night
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at The Bar @ Pizza Pipeline, 1403 N. Division St, Spokane. Meet other dads who have a child with special needs. Not a support group structure, it's casual. A time for dads to unwind and hang out.  Complementary pizza provided by The ISAAC Foundation. Contact Jess Silvernail at (509) 325-1515.

Thursday, June 8
Spokane Fathers Network

6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at The Arc of Spokane, 320 E. 2nd Ave. A chance to eat pizza and connect with other dads of kids with special needs. Contact Brian Holloway, Director of Advocacy and Family Support at bholloway@arc-spokane.org or (509) 328-6326.

Thursday, June 8
Spokane Autistic Social & Support Group (SASS)
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Marycliff Hall, 701 W. 7th Ave, Ste 280, Spokane. This group is for higher functioning individuals seen as having Asperger. Welcome to those who are self-diagnosed. SASS provides a social setting and is also a peer-to-peer support group. Parents and caregivers are asked to not attend. Contact Andrea at aspie.sass@gmail.com.

Thursday, June 9
Individual Education Program (IEP) Clinics
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in 50 minute appointments at The Arc of Spokane, 320 E. 2nd Ave, Spokane. During your appointment you will have access to professionals who can review the document with you. Review goals, progress, etc. WAC codes available on site. All questions are valuable, ask away. Contact Brian Holloway at bholloway@arc-spokane.org or (509) 328-6326 to schedule your appointment. Presented by PAVE and The Arc of Spokane.

Tuesday, June 13 through Thursday, June 15
Community Summit

This three day conference is held at the Wenatchee Convention Center, 121 N. Wenatchee Ave. Registration is now open. Contact Monica McDaniel at monica@gowise or (253) 307-7475. The Community Summit is sponsored y DSHS Developmental Disabilities Administration's Roads to Community Living Grant.

Thursday, June 15
Mom's Night Out
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Black Label Brewing Company, 19 W. Main, Spokane. A great opportunity to get out, unwind, and connect with other moms who have children touched by special needs. Evening has the light feel of a comfortable book club among friends, but without the pressure to read a book! Sponsored by The ISAAC Foundation. Call Jess Silvernail at (509) 325-1515.

Thursday, June 15
Spokane Autistic Social & Support Group (SASS)
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Marycliff Hall, 701 W. 7th Ave, Ste 280, Spokane. This group is for higher functioning individuals seen as having Asperger. Welcome to those who are self-diagnosed. SASS provides a social setting and is also a peer-to-peer support group. Parents and caregivers are asked to not attend. Contact Andrea at aspie.sass@gmail.com.

Saturday, June 17
Parade of Paws
10:00 a.m. start with check-in opening at 8am. Spokane Humane Society, 6607 N. Havana St., Spokane. A fundraiser for animals in need. You, your dog, family, and friends are welcome to join the fun. 2 or 4 mile course. For more information, call (509) 979-9996 or visit www.spokanehumanesociety.org. 

Wednesday, June 21
16th Annual Family Caregiver Conference
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at The Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St, Spokane. Speakers, resource fair, breakout sessions, expert panel, and more. Unpaid caregivers pay a $10 fee (scholarships available), agency-based community caregivers pay a $45 fee. Lunch included. To register, call (509) 458-7450, option 2. Sponsored by Frontier Behavioral Health and Aging and Long-Term Care.

Wednesday, June 21
Parents 4 Life
Meets the third Wednesday of the month from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at The Arc of Spokane, 320 E. 2nd Ave, Spokane. For any parent of a child with a developmental disability or other special health care need who is older than age 18. Contact Brian Holloway at (509) 328-6326 or bholloway@arc-spokane.org for more information.

Thursday, June 22
Spokane Autistic Social & Support Group (SASS)
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Marycliff Hall, 701 W. 7th Ave, Ste 280, Spokane. This group is for higher functioning individuals seen as having Asperger. Welcome to those who are self-diagnosed. SASS provides a social setting and is also a peer-to-peer support group. Parents and caregivers are asked to not attend. Contact Andrea at aspie.sass@gmail.com.

Thursday, June 29
Spokane Autistic Social & Support Group (SASS)
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Marycliff Hall, 701 W. 7th Ave, Ste 280, Spokane. This group is for higher functioning individuals seen as having Asperger. Welcome to those who are self-diagnosed. SASS provides a social setting and is also a peer-to-peer support group. Parents and caregivers are asked to not attend. Contact Andrea at aspie.sass@gmail.com.

Wednesday, July 19
Open House & Family Festival
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at The Arc of Spokane, 320 E. 2nd Ave, Spokane. Learn about the wide variety of programs and services The Arc has to offer, enjoy dinner, and fun & games for the whole family. This is a FREE event.

Friday, July 28
Fairchild Airforce Base Special Needs Air Show
This is open to all families with a dependent with special needs. Bring your own refreshments and umbrellas. This is a FREE event but pre-registration is required due to security at the Airforce Base. Call (509) 247-2246 to register or for more information.

Saturday, September 23
Rock the Runway -- A Night in Paris
Visit "Special Events" for more information and to purchase tickets!

                                    

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