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Sensory Sensitive Morning

February 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm


Sensory Sensitive Morning at the Lighthouse

Sensory-Friendly Experiences for Children on the Autism Spectrum

Welcome to our inclusive sensory-friendly program designed for children on the autism spectrum and their families. Discover a relaxed environment where participants engage in hands-on activities within our Outstanding Natural Area (ONA). Learn about this month’s Sensory Sensitive Morning, themed around Leap Year and its impact on farmers and harvests.

How to Register:

Due to limited space, advanced registration is highly encouraged. Secure your spot by registering here! 

Program Details:

This program provides a sensory-friendly environment, encouraging socialization and educational activities while closed to the public. We welcome those with special needs to a space that stimulates the senses and inspires individuality.

February’s Sensory Sensitive Morning:

Explore the themed activities for February, centered around Leap Year and its effects on farmers and harvests. Participants will engage in hands-on experiences, including letter-writing and “harvesting” pipe cleaner carrots. Each child will receive a fidget pineapple toy related to our site’s unique features.

Logistics for the Day:

  • 10:00 am: Visitors may check in at our Gift Shop
    • Here you will receive a sensory map and activity guide, including access points to our Quiet Room.
  • 10:20 am: Chickee Activity
    • Leap year-themed activities: visual cards, letter writing, and pipe cleaner pineapple planting.
  • 11:00 am: Optional Tower Climb and Workshop
    • Families can explore the site, including the pedestrian pier and Tindall House Exhibit!
  • 12:30 pm: Activities Conclude
    • Pick up your crafts at the Chickee after a morning of exploring and learning!

Plan Your Visit:

Join us for a memorable and inclusive experience during our sensory-friendly program. For more information regarding safety and accessibility, please visit us here.

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Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum


Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse & Museum
500 Captain Armour's Way
Jupiter, FL 33469 United States
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