MY DAY TO PLAY –
A SPECIAL PROGRAM FOR CHILDREN
ON THE AUTISM SPECTRUM
My Day to Play provides a comfortable environment to learn and grow and to give families who face similar challenges a place to connect and encourages learning and exploration in a safe environment.
Activities & Details
We will be closed to the public and provide Sensory Discovery Boxes and Gross Motor Sensory Play. Quiet space will be available as well as different sessions of animal one-on-one and a special science or art exploration activity, in addition to free play on all 3 floors of the museum!
4:45 PM – Animal Time
Meet and learn about MDM’s live animals!
5:15 PM – Sensory Craft or Science Activity
In the Baseball Diamond:
Gross Motor Sensory Play &
Quiet Space in Birthday Party Room A
What is Autism
The Autism Society – This page links to the “What is Autism” page of the Society’s website.
Please call (207) 262-7200 to register! Email Rosalyn Fisher with questions/concerns.
My Day to Play is on Facebook!
Our Group page is a platform to share information and to connect with each other. Click here to join!
Our community partner, the Maine Autism for Education and Research (MAIER), has created a Social Narrative – all about visiting Maine Discovery Museum. Click here to read and download.
My Day to Play is sponsored in part with generous support from the Penobscot Foundation for Developmental Services.