GiGi’s Playhouse Detroit at our Inaugural “A Night to Inspire” event!

Please join GiGi’s Playhouse Detroit at our Inaugural “A Night to Inspire” event!

 

Royal Oak Farmer’s Market
316 E 11 Mile Rd, Royal Oak, MI 48067

Friday, October 11, 2019
5:30pm-6:30pm (VIP Soiree)
6:30pm-10:00pm (Main Event)

Our theme for the evening is “Roaring 20’s in the D”. Go back in time with us to the era that brought us silent screen stars, speakeasies and prohibition! This extraordinary event will include delicious strolling food stations, cocktails authentic to the period, a robust silent auction, a live orchestra that will be filling the evening with the swinging hits of the 20’s and a few other special surprises that we have tucked up our sleeves.

Dress as a gangster or a silent screen star. Come as a flapper or come as you are…just remember, this is a formal occasion!

Don’t miss this exclusive evening filled with all the glitz and glamour of the 1920’s!

We have two ticket options, as well as several sponsorship opportunities available. Read on for all the details!

 

 

VIP Soiree

Our exclusive VIP Soiree from 5:30-6:30 before the main event includes a reception on the West Porch of the Farmer’s Market, open bar with signature cocktails, special selection of hors d’oeuvres, a private performance from the Gary Greenfelder Orchestra quintet, and early access to the silent auction. Includes access to the Main Event. Only 100 VIP Soiree tickets available.

 

Main Event

The main event kicks off at 6:30 and features an open “Speakeasy” bar with themed cocktails a strolling dinner, themed dessert display, music by the Gary Greenfelder Orchestra, a fabulous silent auction, “Bubbles & Bling” offers a chance to win a diamond and our  “Flappers and Fellas” photo area. Only 200 Main Event tickets available.

 

Sponsorships

Align your corporate brand with an organization that is changing the way the world views Down syndrome, and impacting lives every day through free therapeutic, educational and vocational programs. Sponsorship levels range from $500-$5000.

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Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy

with Patti Banks

 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19th–  6:30PM – 8:30PM

HAVENWYCK HOSPITAL -1525 University Drive Auburn Hills, MI 48326

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25th – 6:00PM – 8:00PM

JUDSON CENTER – 4410 W. 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak 48073

 

This workshop will explore skills parents can use to become more effective advocates for their child with a disability, including:

* understanding your child’s disability

* knowing your school district

* knowing your rights and responsibilities

* using clear and effective communication

* understanding the special education process

* knowing the dispute resolution process

 

Register with Patti Banks 

248-714-4426 or patti.b@michiganallianceforfamilies.org

Or online at www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org/rsvp

If it is after the deadline and you haven’t registered, please call or email to check the status of the event.

 

If you require accommodations or materials in an alternative format, please let us know one week before the workshop

Counties:

Skills for Effective Parent Advocacy

with Patti Banks

 

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 19th–  6:30PM – 8:30PM

HAVENWYCK HOSPITAL -1525 University Drive Auburn Hills, MI 48326

 

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25th – 6:00PM – 8:00PM

JUDSON CENTER – 4410 W. 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak 48073

 

This workshop will explore skills parents can use to become more effective advocates for their child with a disability, including:

* understanding your child’s disability

* knowing your school district

* knowing your rights and responsibilities

* using clear and effective communication

* understanding the special education process

* knowing the dispute resolution process

 

Register with Patti Banks 

248-714-4426 or patti.b@michiganallianceforfamilies.org

Or online at www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org/rsvp

If it is after the deadline and you haven’t registered, please call or email to check the status of the event.

 

If you require accommodations or materials in an alternative format, please let us know one week before the workshop.

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Trumpet Behavioral Health

Trumpet Behavioral Health provides ABA services to individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorders. In-home services are provided in the tri-county area, with a new center in Warren. Free trainings and workshops for families on topics including managing challenging behavior, toilet training and promoting independence are also available.
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Gigi’s Playhouse

Gigi's Playhouse changes lives through consistent delivery of free educational, therapeutic-based and career development programs for individuals with Down syndrome, their families and the community, through a replicable playhouse model. Programs include gross and fine motor skills, developmental, fitness, and speech & language; free one-on-one tutoring in literacy and math, and adult programs. Gigi's Playhouse has locations across the US, and has a Southfield location.
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Down Syndrome Guild of Southeast Michigan

Organization providing programs for new and expectant parents, recreation programs, social programs, and employment programs for residents of Southeast Michigan. The website also provides resource information (including a medical directory and education).

Serious Emotional Disturbances Waiver (SEDW)

The Children's Serious Emotional Disturbances Waiver (SEDW) provides services that are enhancements or additions to Medicaid State Plan coverage for children through age 20 with SED. The SEDW is a fee-for-service program administered by the Community Mental Health Services Programs (CMHSP) in some Michigan counties. All eligibility requirements and coverage areas are listed on the site.

Eton Academy

Eton Academy educates students with reading, attention & other learning challenges such as dyslexia, ADHD, auditory processing, reading deficiencies, dyscalculia, non-verbal learning differences, and dysgraphia. The academy also offers a theme based summer camp program for students from any school with learning challenges
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