Events

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Apr
23
Tue
Community Outings & Adventures: Tuesdays @ Varies
Apr 23 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Community Outings & Adventures: Tuesdays

When: Tuesdays @ 2:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Where: Varies

This training is for older teens and young adults interested in discovering more about their community. By using community group outings as a venue, this training will allow students to learn and practice life skills such as personal problem solving, communication, manners, self-management strategies, and self-reliance.
Cost is based on attendance and the service hourly contract rate.

Phone registration only: contact KindTree Autism Rocks at 541-780-6950 to inquire if space is available.

Women’s Empowerment @ Lane Independent Living Alliance (LILA)
Apr 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

When:
Tuesdays @ 2:00 pm –3:30 pm

Using curriculum-based training material and personal sharing, individuals will practice personal safety, self-advocacy, and communications skills. They will also learn about important friendship values, different levels of relationships, social rules and dating. 

COST: $155 per session (based on 12 trainings / 18 hrs of instruction)

 

Performance Art & Video Production – Tuesdays @ Ebbert Memorial Methodist Church - Community House
Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

When:
Tuesdays 5:00pm to 7:00pm. 

This instruction will no longer be available from KindTree after April 30, 2019
Where:
Ebbert Memorial Methodist Church
Community House
532 “C” Street
Springfield, OR 97477

This training is designed for individuals diagnosed with autism that are interested in film making, theatre performance, writing or directing videos or plays.
Cost: $205.00 per session (12 trainings / 24 hours of instruction)

Apr
24
Wed
Wednesday Performance Art & Video Production @ Ebbert Memorial Methodist Church
Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
When:
Wednesdays 5:00pm to 7:00pm

This instruction will no longer be available from KindTree after April 30, 2019


Where:
Ebbert Memorial Methodist Church
532 ‘C’ Street
Springfield, OR 97477

 

This introductory training is designed for individuals diagnosed with autism that are interested in film making, theatre performance, writing or directing videos or plays.
Cost: $205.00 per session (12 trainings / 24 hours of instruction)

 

Youth Theatre and IMPROV
Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

When:
Thursdays (new time) @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm. No trainings in January 2019.
Where:

This on-going training is designed for youth diagnosed on the autism spectrum and others ages 11-21. Students will have fun, build assets, and develop friendship while learning drama and participating in IMPROV activities. Cost: $100 per session based on 8 trainings or 12 hours of instruction or the agency hourly contract rate.

To pay full price by check, mail it to: P.O. Box 40847, Eugene, Oregon 97404

If a brokerage is paying your registration fee, send the name of your brokerage and personal agent’s name to KindTree via email at admin@kindtree.org.

For assistance please call 541-780-6950

Apr
25
Thu
Video Gaming Social Group @ Ebbert Memorial Church
Apr 25 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm

When:
Thursdays @ 3:00pm – 5:00pm
Where:
Ebbert Memorial Church
532 C St.
Springfield, Oregon

The Video Gaming Social Group will remove the anonymous nature of gaming by bringing gamers together in a social context. Individual group members will review games with each other and share their gaming interests. The group will learn about the history of gaming to provide context and build an appreciation of where we are in the gaming world today. The group will build social skills and knowledge that are transferable into professional fields.

Video Gaming and Social Group

Cost: $205 per session (12 trainings / 30 hours of instruction)

To pay full price by check, mail it to: P.O. Box 40847, Eugene, Oregon 97404

If a brokerage is paying your registration fee, send the name of your brokerage and personal agent’s name to KindTree via email at admin@kindtree.org.

For assistance please call 541-780-6950

Dating on the Spectrum @ Ebbert Memorial Church
Apr 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

When:
Thursdays @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where:
Ebbert Memorial Church
532 C St.
Springfield, Oregon

This class focuses on the skills related to dating and sustaining relationships for individuals with a disability. Other topics will include empowering the individual through positive thinking and developing a further understanding of what it means to be on the autism spectrum.
Cost: $205 per session (12 trainings / 30 hours of instruction)

To pay full price by check, mail it to: P.O. Box 40847, Eugene, Oregon 97404

If a brokerage is paying your registration fee, send the name of your brokerage and personal agent’s name to KindTree via email at admin@kindtree.org.

For assistance please call 541-780-6950

Apr
26
Fri
Let’s Make it Tasty – Cooking @ Ebert Memorial United Methodist Church - Community House
Apr 26 @ 10:15 am – 12:30 pm

When:
Fridays @ 10:15 am – 12:30 pm

Where:
Community House
Ebert Memorial United Methodist Church
532 “C” Street
Springfield, OR 97477

Learn how to cook, store leftovers, cleanliness and portion sizes.

COST: $235.00 per session based on attendance for 12 trainings with 27 hours of instruction

Apr
27
Sat
Community Outings and Adventures: Saturday @ Varies
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

When:
Saturdays @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm

Where: Varies

This training is for older teens and young adults interested in discovering more about their community. By using community group outings as a venue, this training will allow students to learn and practice life skills such as personal problem solving, communication, manners, self-management strategies, and self-reliance.

Cost is based on attendance and the service hourly contract rate.
Please contact KindTree-Autism Rocks to inquire about enrollment capacity.

Phone Registration only: contact KindTree Autism Rocks at 541-780-6950 to inquire if space is available.

Apr
29
Mon
Jewelry Expressions @ Ebbert Memorial Methodist Church (Fireside Room)
Apr 29 @ 10:15 am – 12:15 pm
When:
Mondays @ 10:15 am – 12:15 pmWhere:
Ebbert Memorial Methodist Church (Fireside Room)
532 C. Street, Springfield, OR 97477

Make unique beaded jewelry. Individualized instruction provided to learn new techniques and patterns. All supplies are provided. Instructors will provide support in designing, marketing, production and opportunities to sell your art. 

COST: $205 / 12 week session (or agency rate)