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December 2018

GRAND OPENING of Respect: Recent Adoration Artwork by Rex Robinson

December 2, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Elmer Administration Building, 815 Triplett Street
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Wendell Foster will be hosting the art show “Respect: Recent Adoration Artwork by Rex Robinson” at the Elmer Administration Building at Wendell Foster.The art show will feature heirloom paintings and sculpture by Rex Robinson.The art can be viewed Monday-Friday from 8:00am-4:30pm beginning Monday, December 3 through Friday, January 11.To emphasize encouragement of gift giving, immediate possession or delivery is available upon payment!In conjunction with the art show is the “Highland Respect Mural” created by the Highland Elementary third grade class.…

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Wendell Foster Sponsoring Rooster Booster Breakfast

December 6, 2018 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am
Owensboro Convention Center, 501 West 2nd St
Owensboro, KY 42301 United States
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As this month's sponsor, Wendell Foster's CEO, Eric Scharf will share an update on the organization's growth and program expansion. The featured speaker for December’s Rooster Booster is Ben Trockman. A graduate of the University of Southern Indiana, Trockman joined Old National Bank in 2014, and is now in the role of Diversity and Inclusion Outreach Specialist. Ben has been challenged to assist Old National to become a leader in disability employment and inclusion through education and awareness, while working…

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Integrating Sensory Techniques for Therapy Success

December 6, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Young Meeting House, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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This course will allow attendees to evaluate their own sensory differences, which will give insight and perspective toward their clients. The instructor will demonstrate the importance of modulation, under responsive or over responsive actions in order to guide and create successful therapy sessions.  Attendees will be taught to recognize how a client may be processing information, and to understand which strategies and evidence based practices to use to help the individual in therapy and other environments such as school, work, church, home and play groups.  The importance of working with an…

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January 2019

Respect: Recent Adoration Artwork by Rex Robinson

January 11 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until January 11, 2019

Wendell Foster’s Elmer Administration Building, 815 Triplett Street
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Wendell Foster will be hosting the art show “Respect: Recent Adoration Artwork by Rex Robinson” at the Elmer Administration Building at Wendell Foster.The art show will feature heirloom paintings and sculpture by Rex Robinson.The art can be viewed Monday-Friday from 8:00am-4:30pm beginning Monday, December 3 through Friday, January 11.To emphasize encouragement of gift giving, immediate possession or delivery is available upon payment!In conjunction with the art show is the “Highland Respect Mural” created by the Highland Elementary third grade class.…

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February 2019

Night to Shine sponsored by Tim Tebow Foundation

February 8 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Owensboro Convention Center, 501 West 2nd St
Owensboro, KY 42301 United States
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Night to Shine sponsored by Tim Tebow Foundation, will be hosted again by Life Community Church, on February 8, 2019. Night to Shine is an unforgettable prom night experience, centered on God’s love, for people with special needs ages 14 and older. Churches from around the world will host Night to Shine for thousands of honored guests. Life Community Church is honored to be selected for a third year to host Night to Shine here in Owensboro, Kentucky.This night is…

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Lunch & Learn: Time Out Toy Box

February 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Young Meeting House, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Wendell Foster is hosting a Lunch & Learn with local inventor Paul Lehecka. Paul will be demonstrating his new behavior modification tool, the Time Out Toy Box.  The Time Out Toy Box helps promote consistent behavior, teaches self-discipline and provides positive reinforcement. It can be used at home, in the classroom, or in a therapy setting. Attendees will be entered in drawing for complimentary product. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by contacting Cindy Huston at [email protected] more information, follow our event page…

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March 2019

Yard Sale

March 1 @ 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Young Meeting House, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Wendell Foster’s Yard Sale will be Friday, March 1st in the Young Meeting House.This year we are accepting everything except clothing and shoes (both adults and kids).Donations can be dropped off at the Young Meeting House and the Elmer Administration Building on February 27th- 28th from 8:30am- 3:30pm.All proceeds will go to the Wendell Foster resident Christmas fund.BBQ Meal Deal $5.00Includes:Cheeseburger or Hotdog       ChipsFamous Amos Cookies WaterPickle, Mayo, Pickle, Ketchup, Mustard  

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Ash Wednesday Service

March 6 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am
Wendell Foster’s Young Meeting House, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Join us on March 6, for the Ash Wednesday service as we begin the Lenten season as a community.

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Family SEEDS Rock Your Socks Off Dance

March 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wendell Foster’s Young Meeting House, 815 Triplett St
Owensboro, KY 42303 United States
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Family SEEDS is kicking off 2019 with a Rock Your Socks Off Dance in honor of developmental disabilities month.  We are all unique with our own gifts to share so let’s celebrate those gifts!  Wear your favorite crazy socks and enjoy some tunes from DJ Prof G.Food and drinks will be provided.Please RSVP by emailing Cindy Huston at [email protected] with how many people attending. Family SEEDS is open to individuals with disabilities and their families.Follow the Rock Your Socks Off Dance event…

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Wendell Foster Autism Program: Spring 2019

March 21 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:00pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until May 15, 2019

Wendell Foster Autism Program Building, 819 East Ninth Street
Owensboro, 42303 United States
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Wendell Foster's Autism Program is now accepting applications for its 2019 Spring Program.The Wendell Foster Autism Program supports the refinement of social skills, life skills and community involvement for school age children through young adults.By using positive reinforcement techniques, our staff teaches students the skills necessary to be successful in everyday activities such as behaving properly in a restaurant, making friends, conversing with others, problem solving, and being a “good loser.”Instruction is individualized for each person by agreement among the…

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Wendell Foster
815 Triplett Street
P.O. Box 1668
Owensboro, KY 42303

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Phone: 270-683-4517
Toll Free: 877-932-2678