Science Central to host first ‘Special Abilities Day’ of 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – The next AWS Foundation Special Abilities Day at Science Central will be Saturday, January 18.

The program is free with pre-registration to members of the community with special abilities.

The January 18 Special Abilities Day will be from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is open to the general public. This will also be the first Special Abilities Day in 2020.

Special STEAM activities during the day will relate to “Map Making and Navigation” and are made possible by the support of the AWS Foundation.

In order to be inclusive of everyone in our community, Science Central makes the following modifications to exhibits and programming on Special Abilities Days:

Lower ambient sound levels
Increased light in areas that are usually dark
Access to listening devices
Less crowded environment
Extra staff on hand
Additional demonstrations with extra tactile stimulation
Access to a private changing table
Access to a quiet room

For more information about AWS Special Abilities Days or to register, visit Science Central’s website.