GrapeUp! Come Together!

                                    Come join The Johnson Center this summer for a series of fully-inclusive events!

                                              MUSIC, YOGA, PUPPETS, ADVENTURE, ICE CREAM and more!

Join us Saturdays this summer from 10 am until 12 pm for fun activities for everyone. We will have stories, crafts, games, and more…

What does fully-inclusive mean?
- Everyone is invited and everyone is included
- Space is wheelchair accessible
- Sign language interpreter will be present
- Spanish interpreter will be present
- All volunteers have been trained to increase awareness and sensitivity for needed accommodations
- Visual cues will be offered to ease transitions
- All crafts have modifications available for children of all availabilities

Have a suggestion for an additional modification or accommodation? Email us! We want every child to feel welcomed and have fun!

Unless, otherwise noted, all events will be held at the
Pease Elementary School Playground, 1106 Rio Grande Street, Austin, TX 78701


          June 6th from 10 am - 12 pm at Pease Elementary Playground
Scavenger Hunt! - Follow the pirate and learn all about Scavenger Hunts - see if you can find the Treasure Chest full of prizes!


          June 13th from 10 am - 12 pm at Pease Elementary Playground
Fairies! - Learn where to find fairies and make your very own Fairy House!


          June 20th from 10 am - 12 pm at Pease Elementary Playground
Bees! Bees! Bees! - Meet a real beekeeper, learn about bee safety, and find out how bees make honey. Yum!


          June 27th from 10 am - 12 pm at Pease Elementary Playground
Be A Musician - Did you know you can make up your own songs and make instruments from stuff you have in your house? Learn how and join our band!


          No Meeting July 4th


          July 11th from 10 am - 12 pm at Pease Elementary Playground
5 words - 20 Foot Ice Cream Sundae! - Join us as we learn how to make ice cream and we build (and eat) a 20 foot ice cream sundae, with a little help from our friends at Amy’s Ice Cream. (All ingredients will be gluten and dairy free).


          July 18th from 10 am - 12 pm at Pease Elementary Playground
Canine Pals - Learn from a dog expert about how to be a good friend to animals and how to take good care of our four-legged friends.


          July 25th from 10 am - 12 pm at Pease Elementary Playground
Sandwich Art - Learn all about healthy eating and making your own sandwich art. All ingredients will be gluten, nut and dairy free. (Please let us know if there are additional allergies that need to be accommodated).


          August 1st from 10 am - 12 pm at Pease Elementary Playground
Be a Junior Weatherperson! - Our favorite KXAN weatherperson will join us to teach the kids all about weather and how they come up with weather forecasts. Make a sun visor to protect your face from the Texas sun!


          August 8th from 10 am - 12 pm - NOTE: this event is at the Spicewood Springs Public Library - 8637 Spicewood Springs
Puppets! - Join our friends from Literature Live! for a great story and make your own puppet.


          August 15th from 10 am - 12 pm at Pease Elementary Playground
Yoga for All! - Have fun learning simple movement and healthy activities. (Bring your own beach towel or yoga mat).


          August 22nd from 10 am - 12 pm at Pease Elementary Playground
Things that Grow! - Join Master Gardener Roslyn Garrett as she teaches us all about plants. Decorate your own pot and plant your own seeds!


All ages are welcomed! Crafts are designed for children 10 and under and all children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

                                Interested in volunteering? Email .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or call us at 512.732.8400


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