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Museum of disABILITY History 'Kids Day' event encourages inclusion for all ages & abilities

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Tue, Aug 13th 2019 01:15 pm

Appearances from Justice League of Western New York and princesses from A Dream is a Wish Entertainment adds fun to family-friendly event

Before the summer ends, the Museum of disABILITY History will host “Kids Day” from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, at 3826 Main St., Buffalo. The family-friendly event encourages inclusion for all ages and abilities in the community. It will include guest appearances from Justice League of Western New York, princesses from A Dream is a Wish Entertainment and visitors from Buffalo Furries. Activities include: Crafts, free food, face-painting and free museum gallery tours, among other happenings.

“Kids Day” was created for families and children to get together to have fun, while having the opportunity to also learn about disability history and people with disabilities. Information about programs and services provided by People Inc. and Deaf Access Services will also be available.

Event admission is $3 per person, which includes all activities and food. Registration is encouraged. To register or for more information, call 716-629-3626.

The Museum of disABILITY History, a project of People Inc., is dedicated to the collection, preservation and display of artifacts relating to the history of people with disabilities. The mission is to tell the story of the lives, triumphs and struggles of people with disabilities, as well as society’s reactions. The Museum of disABILITY History offers educational exhibits, programs, publications and activities that expand community awareness.

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