Community Events

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Sundays, 9am – 11am 
Sensory Sunday at SkyZone
425 Cayuga Road · Cheektowaga, NY 14225.
No music will be played and this time is dedicated to families who can benefit from a calmer and quieter environment.  Special pricing of $10 per jumper or $25 per family.

Sundays, 2pm – 4pm
CAUSE Program at Daemen College
4433 Main St, Amherst, NY, 14226.
Center for Allied and Unified Sport and Exercise (CAUSE) at Daemen College provides opportunities for people with disabilities (ages 6 – 18) to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience the camaraderie and sportsmanship that comes with athletics participation. In addition, CAUSE provides a supported venue for caregivers to access athletic-based care, participate in health and wellness programs, or simply experience the joy of watching a loved one compete. Registration is required.

First Sunday of Every Month, 9:00am – 11:00am
Chuck E. Cheese Sensitive Sunday
4994 Harlem Rd., Amherst, NY 14226 & 4408 Milestrip Rd., Buffalo, NY 14219. Chuck E. Cheese’s is proud to support families who have children with autism and other special needs. We offer a sensory-friendly experience on the first Sunday of every month opening our stores two hours before their normal opening time. Our Sensory Sensory events include a trained and caring staff that work to ensure each guest has a fun-filled visit. We realize that the Chuck E. experience can be very stimulating for any child, so our mission is to create an event that allows ALL kids to be a kid.

Sunday, July 28, 9:00 am – Noon
Sensory Friendly Sunday at the Strong Museum of Play
One Manhattan Square, Rochester, NY 14607.
Tickets must be purchased in advance and are limited to 250 people to create a calmer, more sensory friendly environment.  Tickets include a visit to the Butterfly dome and families are welcome to stay after the museum opens to the general public at noon. This is a great opportunity to visit the Strong!

Friday, September 6, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 
Au-Some Aquarium 
Aquarium of Niagara, 701 Whirlpool St. Niagara Falls, NY 14301.
$10 per FAMILY for non-members of the aquarium and free for members.  Au-Some aquarium features theme-related art activities, gluten free snacks, a sensory friendly sea lion show and touch tanks.  It provides a supportive environment dedicated to people who can benefit from a calmer and more sensory friendly time to visit the aquarium.  The theme for September is Seals and Sea Lions.

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Bee Group Newspapers WNY Events Calendar

Down Syndrome Parents Group of Western New York

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Learning Disabilities Association of WNY Upcoming Events

Parent Network of Western New York Events Calendar

Western New York Family Magazine Events Calendar

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