Autism awareness event set at Sternberg Museum

HAYS, Kan. -- The Fort Hays State University College of Education and the student service organization Tiger Pals will take part in the Hays Community Autism Spectrum Disorder Awareness Project from 1 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, April 22, at the Sternberg Museum of Natural History.

"Light Our Community Up Blue: For Greater Understanding and Acceptance" will have three components.

1-4:30 p.m.: Free Autism Awareness event in the atrium to learn more about autism and local resources.
3-4 p.m.: Autism walk on the Nature Trail, to promote awareness, hope, tolerance, and understanding.
4-4:30 p.m.: "Roar Free," to honor people with autism who struggle with loud noises.

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