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Sensory Friendly Sunday March 2022

March 13 @ 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM CDT

Free
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Sensory Friendly Sunday is a monthly event designed for kids, teens, and adults with sensory processing differences, autism spectrum disorder, or developmental disabilities. The galleries will be closed to the general public, allowing visitors to enjoy the museum in a calm environment with accommodations such as quiet spaces, fidgets, and sunglasses available. Experience current Walker exhibitions Five Ways In and David Hockney: People, Places & Things, create your own artwork with Walker educator Roman Feldhahn, and watch a short, family friendly film!
Admission Tickets
Timed tickets are now required for all visitors. For Sensory Friendly Sundays, you will have the option of 8 am, 9 am, or 10 am time slots. Reminder that Daylight Savings begins at 2 am this Sunday, 3/13. Please arrive during the hour you selected. Once inside the museum, you can stay as long as you want.
Limited walk-up tickets are available in-person at the front desk, if the time slot you are interested in is full.
Masks are required at Sensory Friendly Sunday by visitors over age 2.
To prepare for your visit, check out this Social Narrative. For more information about accessibility, call 612-375-7564 or email [email protected]
This program was created in consultation with the Autism Society of Minnesota (AuSM) and the University of Minnesota’s Occupational Therapy Program.
Short Film Information
Stop by the Bentson Mediatheque to watch a short film. The film will loop between 8 and 11 am, capacity is limited to 10 people at a time. This is a relaxed screening with sound reduced, appropriate for all ages. Visitors are free to come and go, move, and otherwise make themselves comfortable in the space. Please maintain 6 feet distance from people not in your household group. The film will be captioned.
Athleticus on Ice by Nicolas Deveaux
Hippos, kangaroos, ostriches, and even an elephant take to the ice for an unlikely and hilarious ballet. 2018, France, nonverbal animation, 2 min.
Art-Making Project
Join Walker educator Roman Feldhahn to create a watery scene using paint-covered marbles. Then, visit David Hockney: People, Places & Things to see the swimming pool artworks that inspired this project!

Details

Date:
March 13
Time:
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM CDT
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Walker Art Center
Phone:
(612) 375-7600
Email:
info@walkerart.org
Website:
https://www.walkerart.org

Venue

Walker Art Center
725 Vineland Place
Minneapolis, MN 55403
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Phone:
(612) 375-7600
Website:
https://walkerart.org

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