Kids Day Event Presented by Museum of disABILITY History
August 13, 2018: The Museum of disABILITY History is hosting a Kids Day on Friday, August 24, 2018, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at its location, 3826 Main Street, Buffalo, NY.
The Museum of disABILITY History is pleased to host this family-friendly event to encourage inclusion for all ages and abilities in the community. Activities include: Face painting, kids karaoke, mini movies with popcorn, book reading by Engelic Everett of “Olivia The Bully,” visits from People Inc.’s Therapy Dogs, sand art, crafts and more.
The Museum of disABILITY History published Engelic Everett’s book, “Olivia The Bully,” which discusses bullying with children at an early age, sharing the values of friendship, understanding and loving one another. A recipient of People Inc.’s services, Everett lives and thrives with Down syndrome. An entrepreneur, Everett is a small-business owner, award-winning self-advocate, published playwright and children’s book author.
Event admission is $3 and includes a hot dog, chips and a drink.
Registration encouraged by August 21. For more information or to RSVP, call 716-629-3626. Tours of the Museum exhibits will be available.
Established in 1998, the Museum of disABILITY History, a project of People Inc., is the only one of its kind in the United States and is dedicated to advancing the understanding, acceptance and independence of people with disabilities. Located in Buffalo, NY, the Museum’s exhibits, collections, publications, archives and educational programs create awareness and a platform for dialogue and discovery.