Art event supports individuals with autism

  • If You Go

  • • WHAT: April Autism Awareness kickoff, Paint the Town, sponsored by Crossroads Autism Network

    • WHEN: Doors open at 6 p.m., and classes begin at 6:30 p.m. April 1.

    • WHERE: The Victoria Art League building, 905 S. Bridge St.

    • COST: $45 ...

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  • If You Go

    • WHAT: April Autism Awareness kickoff, Paint the Town, sponsored by Crossroads Autism Network

    • WHEN: Doors open at 6 p.m., and classes begin at 6:30 p.m. April 1.

    • WHERE: The Victoria Art League building, 905 S. Bridge St.

    • COST: $45 tickets include canvas, paint, supplies and snacks. To make reservations, contact Eunice Collins at 361-572-0825 or eunicecollins@ymail.com.

Crossroads Autism Network will host the April Autism Awareness kickoff April 1 at the Victoria Art League building.

Paint the Town will begin at 6:30 p.m. at 905 S. Bridge St., and doors will open at 6 p.m.

Proceeds will benefit Crossroads individuals with autism by covering costs for therapeutic horseback riding, art lessons, aquatic therapy and create-a-wish day events.

The $45 fee will include the canvas, paint, supplies and snacks.

Participants should make reservations by March 30 with Eunice Collins at 361-572-0825 or eunicecollins@ymail.com.

Crossroads Autism Network formed in March to raise awareness about autism and to provide support and services for individuals with autism and their families. Support groups, parent workshops, peer-to-peer mentoring and community education are among the offerings.