April 6, 2021
Looking for some great fun that won't overwhelm your sweet ones and will allow them to develop new skills and socialize in a welcoming community? Here's a list of sensory and special needs-friendly events in Columbia that your kiddos will be sure to love and enjoy!
Provide socialization, physical activity and fun for children with varying impairments utilizing modified gymnastic and gross motor activities. DETAILS »
Cedar Creek Therapeutic Riding Center
Horseback Riding classes for all ages and all types of special needs. DETAILS »
SWIM with Tiger OT
Adapted swimming lesson program for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders or similar conditions. DETAILS »
The School of Missouri Contemporary Ballet
DanceAbility gives dancers with special needs (ages 4 through adult) an opportunity to learn and explore the world of dance. This program was designed by physical therapists and MCB instructors to meet the dancers’ unique needs. DETAILS »
Central Missouri All Stars
Special needs competitive cheer team. All team members are paired with a competitive team cheerleader (or other assistant as needed) to help them learn and grow in the sport of cheer. DETAILS »
Columbia Parks and Recreation
Adapted sports for kids and adults including bowling, tennis, golf, swimming and bocce. DETAILS »
Sky Zone Columbia
Sky Zone is proud to have teamed up with The Thompson Center. We will turn off the music and dial down the distractions for the comfort and pleasure of our exceptional guests. Check our site for sensory friendly bounce schedule. DETAILS »
Papa's Cat Café
During our special sensory friendly hours, we will provide a calmer setting for people who prefer limited stimuli distractions to enjoy some good-old-fashioned cat therapy. DETAILS »
Daniel Boone Little League
The Challenger Division of Little League Baseball provides boys and girls who have developmental or physical disabilities the opportunity to enjoy the full benefits and excitement of playing on a baseball team. The program is for children ages 4-18. DETAILS »
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Spring is right around the corner which means classes for ages 0-8 are now forming with Music Together. Kids will have no issue putting those screens down to play instruments, sing familiar songs, and dance in Music Together's beloved classes. They'll think they are just having some serious fun, but you'll know they are also learning along the way!
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