AutismBC Goes to Science World
December 10 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
We’re thrilled to collaborate with Science World to present a sensory-friendly morning designed exclusively for individuals with sensory sensitivities and their families. You will explore Science World’s exhibits and learning activities in a setting tailored for reduced noise, smaller crowds, and a calm atmosphere inside and around the premises. Don’t miss this fantastic chance for an enriching and comfortable experience!
Who can attend:
- Fifty-five general admission tickets for AutismBC members.
- Existing Science World members are welcome to join this event. Register separately and do not enter the ticket giveaway draw. The last section provides more information.
What to Expect:
- Early access to galleries and exhibits before public opening at 10:00 am.
- Modifications for light and sound.
- Designated sensory break room.
- Centre Stage show with reduced noise.
- Additional signage for assistance.
Resources for your visit:
- Sensory map for regular operations
- Activity Storybook
- Noise-canceling earmuffs available for loan on a first-come, first-served basis.
Families attending can stay after 10:00 am when Science World opens to the public.
Things to Note:
- Children under 3 enter free and do not require tickets.
- An accompanying adult for a visitor with disabilities will receive a complimentary daytime general admission (1:1 ratio) upon arrival and will not need to purchase a ticket or register in advance.
- The Ticket Giveaway draw closes on Monday, November 27, 2023, at 2:00 pm, and we will contact the winners shortly after.
- AutismBC Members can select up to 4 tickets to be won through our giveaway draw.
Ticket Giveaway Draw Registration:
Enter the Science World ticket giveaway draw by clicking the registration button below. **Please only register those who need an admission ticket for the draw.**
For Science World Members:
- You do not need to enter the ticket giveaway draw.
- Science World members must register their attendance separately using the provided link below so we know how many will be in attendance.
- Registration closes ONE DAY before the event at 10:00 am for Science World Members on Saturday, December 9, 2023.
Things to note:
- If you would like to attend the event after registration closes, please email us at [email protected] , and we will do our best to add you to the event list.
- Science World Members are not automatically entered into the Ticket Giveaway draw.
Science World Member Registration:
**Do not use this registration link unless you have a Science World Membership.**
We look forward to welcoming you and your family for a memorable and inclusive sensory-friendly experience at Science World!
About AutismBC Goes:
At AutismBC Goes events, we aim to foster a sense of community and belonging, ensuring that cost is never a barrier to participation. By organizing engaging outings and activities, we offer opportunities for autistic individuals and their families to connect, have fun, and learn in a supportive environment. Join our Lower Mainland team at this fun event!
Gratitude and Recognition:
We extend our heartfelt thanks to the Science World for their generous support, offering this great opportunity for people on the autism spectrum and their families. Their commitment to creating an inclusive experience for all visitors is commendable, and we want to acknowledge their incredible team for their ongoing efforts.
Learn More about Science World Sensory Friendly Mornings:
Science World Sensory Friendly Mornings: www.scienceworld.ca/event/sensory-friendly-morning/
For any inquiries or assistance, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us at or call (604) 434-0880.
Our programs are designed to support, empower, and connect the autism community!
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