Texas Tech University

Events Calendar

Special Event: Virtual Walk for Autism Awareness

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Upcoming Events

The BurkTech Players Present: You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown


Based on the comic strip "Peanuts" by Charles M. Schulz

Presented Virtually April 16 & 17

All tickets FREE, reservation required.

Visit http://bit.ly/BTCharlieBrown to reserve your spot

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Virtual Red Raider Pre-College Summer Academy




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A one-week summer program for youth with disabilities, ages 16-22, interested in pursuing a post-secondary education. Participants will interact with faculty, staff, and students in order for youth to gain experience in navigating college campus and life.

Location: virtually through Texas Tech University

Contact your TWC Counselor or Rebecca Sametz at rebecca.sametz@ttuhsc.edu for more information.

Dance Abilities - Adaptive Dance for Youths with Disabilities (ages 6-12)


Saturdays, 9:30-10:15 A.M.
Fridays, 5-5:45 P.M.

For information on classes, tuition, or registration, visit balletlubbock.org or email
lara@balletlubbock.org. Classes begin January 16, 2021.

PEN Project Events

Potty Training Skills Workshop


This 1 hour webinar will provide scientifically verified strategies to introduce to your child before, during, and after initiating a Potty Training Schedule. We will provide prerequisites to consider when to begin potty training, strategies to aid in everyone's success, and ideas to help generalize the newly learned skills to other caregivers and environments in order to keep everyone motivated during Potty Training Time

April 22 @ 7:00 p.m.

Register for the Zoom Meeting

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For more info, contact Melissa Morphis at 806-281-3495 or regions16.17prn@gmail.com

Embrace Differences


A Support Group for Families of Children with Different Abilities

April 27th

Questions? Contact Melissa Morphis at 806-281-3495 or regions16.17prn@gmail.com or Deadra Carver at 806-474-9554 or Deadra.Carver@superiorhealthplan.com

PEN Teen Group: Embrace the Person you Are!


Motivation and game night "Getting to Know me"

Join Aaron Thomas, Layce Martinez and Melissa Morphis

April 29 @ 7:00 p.m.

Register for the Zoom Meeting

Download the Flyer

For more info, contact Melissa Morphis at 806-281-3495 or regions16.17prn@gmail.com

Ongoing Events and Services

IEP Clinics


An IEP Clinic is a designated 1 HOUR appointment time to meet with your PEN Project Regional Coordinator. There are different ways your Regional Coordinator may assist you at an IEP Clinic. Some ways are:

  • To learn what the ARD process is like
  • To review your child's IEP or 504 plan
  • Help you determine what you want for your child and how to achieve it
  • Help you understand what your rights are under IDEA

Upcoming session:

  • April 20

Download the IEP Clinic Flyer

To schedule a designated appointment time, contact Melissa Morphis at 806-281-3495 or regions16.17prn@gmail.com.