Penny Peterson - Community Education Director
Office: Malone Intermediate School, 1220 St. Croix St. . Ph: 715-262-4676 . Fax: 715-262-4888
Future Community Conversations & PCE Events
May 7 (Mon.) 6:30 p.m. - Autism: A Family Lives Beyond the Label (in the High School Library)
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in 68 children have been identified as having an autism spectrum disorder. Join the Moreland family for an indepth look at autism and how it affects all family members. Not only will you walk away with a better understanding of what autism is, but you'll hear first-hand accounts about the various therapies the family has tried, the bullying that Lindsay endured, and how a family can live and thrive with a diagnosis of autism. There will be an open discussion time built into the evening for community to ask questions. This talk is meant for anyone interested in learning more about autism and also for families who live with autism.
Suggested audience: 10th grade through adults
Free will offering - $2 suggested
Presenters: Lauri, Lindsey and Brittany Moreland
June 1 (Fri.) 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. - 11th Annual Kick-off the Summer
Lion’s Park (across from Middle School)
Bringing together the community to celebrate friendships & the beginning of summer with food & fun! The Dream Flight USA STEM Shuttle will be at the event from 5-6 p.m. for the public to visit. The mobile classroom, is in reality a 45-foot long motor coach with hands-on activities on board.
Would your organization or business like to be part of this year’s event? If so, contact Penny at 715-262-4676 or firstname.lastname@example.org and she’ll send you a booth registration form. Cost for a vendor booth is $30. Non-profit booths selling items will have a fee of $10. Non-profit booths not selling items will remain free of charge.