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Published on Monday, July 10, 2017

San Antonio Public Library and Aspergers 101 Continue Summer Series Focused on Understanding and Excelling with High-Functioning Autism and Asperger Syndrome

Third of Four-Part Educational Series with Aspergers101 to Take Place at San Antonio Public Library

Contact: Marcie Hernandez 210.207.2614

SAN ANTONIO (July 10, 2017) – On Tuesday, July 11, the San Antonio Public Library and Aspergers101 will host the third part of a four-part educational series taking place this summer that focuses on understanding and excelling with high-functioning autism or Asperger Syndrome. The series is presented by Jennifer Allen, Founder and CEO of Aspergers101. Each program takes place at Central Library on the second Tuesday of every month through August from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. The programs will also be live-streamed via Sinclair Broadcasting at News4SA.com/Live/Event and shared remotely at six participating Library locations: Cortez, Parman, Cody, Mission, Potranco, and Guerra branch libraries.

The Aspergers101 program details are below:

Choices in Education- July 11, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. - Learn more about the various options for school: public, private, charter or homeschool. Discuss the pros and cons of each and how to tailor the K-12 years to suit your child’s needs. Special guest: Lisa Rogers, Director of Educating Diverse Learners.

Independent Living – August 8, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. - Discover helpful tools that assist with independent living. Discuss life after high school including driving and   transportation, choices for higher education, employment, and living options. Special guests: Julie Coy Manier & Grant Manier, authors of Different is More.

Visit bit.ly/Aspergers101 for a complete list of programs and streaming locations or call 210-207-2500. 

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