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October Family Newsletter
Family Experiences, Virtual Hockey, Coding, and more!

Our team has been working hard and thinking of creative ways to bring you more opportunities this Fall. We are thrilled to be able to offer additional weekly virtual programs and outdoor family experiences!

Upcoming Registration
McNab's Corn Maze & Farm Family Experience (Oct 18) 
Registration opens Mon, Oct 5, at noon and closes Fri, Oct 9 at noon.
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Galey Farms Family Experience (Oct 20)
Registration opens Mon, Oct 5, at noon and closes Fri, Oct 9 at noon.
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Virtual Hockey, 7-12 yrs | Siblings welcome! (Nov 7, 14, 28)
Registration opens Mon, Oct 5, at noon and closes Fri, Oct 9 at noon.
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Virtual Coding Workshops for Youth and Adults (Nov 15)
Registration opens Mon, Oct 12, at noon and closes Fri, Oct 16 at noon.
Set a registration reminder >> 
Family Experiences (All Ages)
Learn more about the Family Safety Plan for CAN Family Experiences.
McNab's Corn Maze & Farm
Sunday, October 18
1-hour time slots
9am-12pm

4613 Yellow Point Rd, Ladysmith

Explore the corn maze, pumpkin patch, and enjoy hay rides at the McNab Corn Maze and Farms!  
Registration opens: Mon, Oct 5 to Fri, Oct 9 at noon
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Galey Farms
Tuesday, October 20
1-hour time slots
4pm-9pm

4150 Blenkinsop Rd, Victoria

Enjoy the train, hay ride, corn maze, and pumpkin patch at Galey Farms! Due to enhanced safety protocols, pancakes will not be served and visitors will not be able to access the animals at the farm. Each family will be provided a complimentary pumpkin.
Registration opens: Mon, Oct 5 to Fri, Oct 9 at noon
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New! Virtual Hockey
Virtual Hockey (7-12yrs, siblings welcome)
Saturdays, November 7, 21, & 28 via Zoom

In partnership with Doug Lynch and Sportgo, this pilot program will provide children with autism and their siblings the opportunity to try virtual ball hockey in the comfort of their home. Each session is 45 minutes and will run for 3 weeks. Participants will require their own stick and ball or puck. 
Registration opens: Mon, Oct 5 to Fri, Oct 9 at noon
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November Youth and Adult Programs

Virtual Coding Workshops
Zoom (13+yrs)
Beginners:
Sunday, November 15, 10:00am-11:30am

Introduction to coding and learning about programming languages. Suitable for participants with no prior experience in coding.

Intermediate:
Sunday, November 15, 12:00pm-1:30pm

Introduction to HTML, CSS and web design concepts. Better suited for participants who have some prior knowledge in coding and are ready for more advanced learning.
Registration opens: Mon, Oct 12, at noon to Fri, Oct 16, at noon
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Questions about our virtual programs? View our COVID-19 FAQs.
Virtual Programs Accepting Late Registration
Limited space remains for the following:
Virtual Meet Up (9-12yrs)
Wednesdays, Oct 21-Dec 2, 5:00pm-5:45pm
Virtual Active (3-6yrs, including siblings)
Sundays, Oct 25-Nov 29, 12:15pm-12:45pm

If you are interested in signing up, email info@canucksautism.ca with the following:
1) participant name(s) and age(s)
2) program name and time
Requests will be dealt with on a first-come, first-served basis.
Submit a late registration
Bid on exclusive items in support of Canucks Autism Network!

Auction closes Sunday, October 4, 2020 at 9:00pm (PST).

CAN Masks are now available on the CAN Online Store. Stay safe with a CAN-branded mask this Fall! Masks are 1 for $10; 3 for $25.
We will continue to keep you updated on any new opportunities as they become available.

Stay up-to-date on program-related news, contests and announcements by following us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or LinkedIN, or visiting canucksautism.ca/health.

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October 1, 2020
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