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SIGNAL Thursday Evening Meeting

When:
25th April 2019 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
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Where:
Forest Hill
Contact:
Candida Burrows
07946 632477

Michael Barton

This event was postponed from February. Michael Barton is an adult on the autism spectrum. He is a physics graduate and author, having written the books “It’s Raining Cats and Dogs: An Autism SpectrumGuide to the Confusing World of Idioms, Metaphors and Everyday Expressions” and “A Different Kettle of Fish: A Day in the Life of a Physics Student with Autism”.

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Michael will be talking about his life and how the world can be a challenging place for people on the autism spectrum.

Young people are welcome to come to this meeting.
To read an article from last year where Michael describes life an autistic person, go to:

www.alphr.com/life-culture/1003152/living-with-autism

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