From Saturday, Sept. 19 through Saturday, Sept. 26, come bring your family and friends to a magical week of fun. Four events have been planned by The Kennedy Center’s Autism Project, where children, families and adults have the opportunity to participate in Kennedy Center Autism Week. Participants will be supporting affordable accessible programming for local children and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
Saturday, Sept. 19 — The festivities kick off with the Autism SpectRUN at Great Hollow Lake at Wolfe Park in Monroe. Race registration opens promptly at 7:30 a.m. and closes at 8:45. This 5K Color Fun Run/Walk/Stroll is for all ages. Dress in as many colors as you want; be creative from head to toe. Prizes will be awarded for most colors worn and most unique.