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Events Calendar

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Upcoming Events

Safe Treat at the Burkhart Center – October 22, 2018

Join us October 22nd from 6pm to 8pm for candy, games and spooky surprises!

RSVP to Dede Brocklehurst at dede.brocklehurst@ttu.edu or (806) 834-4751 for free event parking.

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First Friday Art Trail

October 5th 6-9pm
McPherson Cellars
1615 Texas Ave.

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Fall 2018 Theatre/Dance Classes

Elementary classes will meet on Monday & Wednesday afternoons from 4:00-5:00 p.m. from September 24-November 28. There will be no class on November 21 due to the Thanksgiving holiday break.

High School classes will meet on Saturday mornings from 10:00-11:30 a.m. from September 29-November 17. To register, email Susan Voland at susan.voland@ttu.edu or call 806-834-1331.

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Social Skills Research Opportunity

Are you interested in your child participating in a study about therapy dogs and social skills? Graduate students and faculty members from the Burkhart Center for Autism Education and Research and Texas Tech University are looking at how young children with autism spectrum disorder can benefit from the presence of a therapy dog in social skills classes. Please contact Kirsten Leatherwood at (806) 834-0834 or kirsten.shaw@ttu.edu for more information!

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South Plains Autism Network

The South Plains Autism Network (SPAN) meets on the fourth Tuesday night of each month from 6:30-8:00 p.m. at the Burkhart Center. Childcare is provided. For more information, please contact Kara Williamson at Kara.L.Williamson@ttuhsc.edu.

  • September 25
  • October 23
  • November 27

School Psychology Developmental Screening Day

The School Psychology program at Texas Tech University offers free Developmental Screening for children ages 0-12 at the Burkhart Center. To schedule an individual appointment or for more information, contact Brook Roberts at brook.roberts@ttu.edu.

Parents Night Out

  • September 14
  • October 5
  • November 2

Fall Social Skills Classes

For information, contact Ashley Richardson at ashley.richardson@ttu.edu.

Middle School Class
Monday 4:30-5:30 p.m.
September 10-October 8

High School Class
Wednesday 4:30-5:30 p.m.
September 12-October 10th

Parent Training Classes

Thursdays starting September 20th from 6-7 p.m.

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