Camp offered for children with Asperger's Syndrome
A therapeutic interventions camp for young children living with Asperger's Syndrome will be held on Wednesday, August 19, at Messiah Lutheran Church, 2010 N. Elm St., Fargo. The half-day camp will have a morning session for kindergarten through second-grade children from 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m,, and an afternoon session for third, fourth, and fifth-graders, from 12:15 p.m. to 4 p.m. Children attending either session will be able to watch a Penny and Pals performance scheduled from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m.
The sessions will include music therapy, therapeutic art, and sensory activities, provided by licensed professional therapists, and provide opportunities to help build relationships with other children with Asperger's.
To register, contact Jan at 261-3142. The program is being sponsored by HeartStrings, a not-for-profit organization, working in collaboration with Messiah Lutheran Church.