Arms Around ASD Blog

School’s Out, Twist & Shout!

Just in time for Summer AAASD presents three new offerings to get you moving and energized - Happy Stimmy Dance, Zumba and Tai Chi-Qigong. Happy Stimmy Dance led by Catherine Faherty is the first Monday of every month at 5:30 p.m. Zumba is every Thursday morning at 10 a.m. beginning...

Save the Date!

Our super fun fundraiser Hop 'til you Drop Sock Hop and Silent Auction is scheduled for Saturday, October 21 from 6-10pm. Like last year there will be a live 50's band, dance instruction, yummy food and drinks (adult and kid-friendly) and lots of cool stuff to bid on just in...

2017 Autism Symposium

Arms Around ASD is proud to be the recipient of a donation from part of the proceeds of the 3rd Annual Southeast Autism Symposium sponsored by Black Mountain Academy, SUWS Carolinas, Brightstone Transitions and Vantage Point. This is a two day conference with panel discussions, breakout sessions and keynote speaker best-selling...

Cancelations & Schedule Changes

The crud continues to plague the Arms Around ASD volunteers. Both yoga with Brandon and TRAP with Scott have been rescheduled to next Thursday, January 19. The lineup for that day is: massage instruction with Bonnie at 4pm, Yoga with Brandon at 5:30 and TRAP with Scott (those slots are...

What’s Going On In January

Lots of exciting news for January. Before I get to the calendar, the two main bits of news are 1. Paws on ASD is changing its name to Arms Around ASD. The website by the amazing Diva Deluxe Design is still under construction, but if you go www.armsaroundasd.org you can...

Thank You Hop ’til you Drop Sponsors

Our sponsors are amazing and generous. Starting with Tony Morris at Asheville Sun Soo Tae Kwon Do who is providing the space to let us hop 'til we drop. Food and beverages provided by Cook Out, Mellow Mushroom, Oskar Blues, Old Europe and the Orange Peel. Bill Kopp has assembled...

October Schedule

ATU - Saturday October 1 from 6-9pm. Parents of children over 16 support group Thursday October 6 at 5pm. Moving Meditation Monday October 10 and 24 at 6:15pm. Yoga with Brandon on the second Thursday, October 13 at 5:30pm. PLEASE NOTE DAY AND TIME CHANGE FOR OCTOBER ONLY. Yoga with...

Sock Hop, Silent Auction & So Much Fun

Mark your calendars for Saturday, November 5 from 6-10 pm for the most fun you can have with your shoes off! Our Hop ‘til you Drop Sock Hop and Silent Auction will be held at Asheville Sun Soo Tae Kwon Do (1009 Patton Avenue in West Asheville) on Saturday, November...