The University of Iowa Children’s Hospital Autism Center will be continuing its Family Workshop Series in April, starting with a presentation by Suzanne Bartlett, MD., entitled “Caregiver Wellness and Stress Reduction Techniques”. In May, Jacob Michaelson, PhD. will be presenting “Understanding Autism Through the Lens of Genetics”.

The presentations are free and may be attended in person at the Center for Disabilities and Development in Iowa City, or via webinar.


To register, contact me directly at: mary-roberts-1@uiowa.edu or (319) 467-5658.

April Autism Awareness Events

March 26, 2015

An Autism Event
Spring Into A New You
Fashion Show, Quarter Auction, Shopping
Vendors that will be there:
The Pampered Chef
Rodan and Fields
doTerra Essential oils
H2O at Home
`Origami Owl
A lil Glitter
Tastefully Simple
Gramma's Aprons
Perfectly Posh Pampering
Mary Kay
AB Rose Boutique
Thirty One bags
Usborne Books
Parklane Jewelry
Little Red embroidery
Jamberry Nails
LuLa Rou
Make-up Eraser

Funkalicious Boutique and What Woman Want will provide fashion show 

Panda Pix will be there to provide a memory of  how much fun you had

Come to
Whispering Creek Active Retirement Community

5:30pm - 8:30pm

Wine ~ Appetizers ~ Non-Alcoholic Beverages

 Tickets will be sold at Whispering Creek Active Retirement Community and
What Women Want.
For more information or buy tickets call Julie Case at 712-490-8939


Advanced Ticket Purchase

At the Door


Advance Ticket Holders will be entered into a drawing for the opportunity to win a Hair, Makeup and outfit Make-Over the night of the event.

 Proceeds go towards Scholarships
 for Post Secondary ASD Students
Sponsored  by:


Powell Broadcasting










9th Annual
 Autism Awareness
Walk/Fun Run

Food from Sneaky's and lots of fun activities too!!!

April 19, 2015

Western Iowa Tech Campus
4595 Stone Ave., Sioux City, IA

Noon registration
Walk/Run starts at 1:00pm.

Preregister ~  $20
Day of ~$25

If you register by April 10th you will receive a walk t-shirt.

We are using a different service to register so when you want to add more people to one registration just click on the add button above your registration information and also put how many of each size shirt you need. 

Western Iowa Tech Community College logo

Powell Broadcasting

Avery Brothers Signs

Two events in one day 
April 25th

Saturday Morning Movie
(Free of Charge)

Southern Hills Mall Carmike Theater
Time:  10a.m.
(Door open at 9:30)

Special:  Small pop and popcorn for $5

Movie titles coming soon!


Barnes and Nobles
Mini Carnival
 lots of fun 
 for everyone

April 25, 2015
Southern Hills Mall
1-5 p.m.

  • face painting
  • carnival games
  • minute to win its and more.


Autism Awareness

Specialty Drink

Come have fun and help support autism in Siouxland by purchasing something while you are there.

We also will be selling Cheesecake Factory Cheesecakes!!!!!!!
(order these in advance and pick them up the day of the event)