News From Terre Haute, Indiana

March 28, 2013

Tuesday is World Autism Awareness Day

The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Tuesday has been designated as World Autism Awareness Day by the United Nations, and recognized all over the world. In honor of this special day, Bridges of Indiana will hold its fifth annual “Be A Piece of The Puzzle” balloon sendoff at Deming Park.

The event will start at 1 p.m. at the grassy area just north of the pool.

Mayor Duke Bennett will be giving a proclamation at the event in honor of the day.

A spokesperson for the organization said in a press release: “This is a great event for those who are affected by Autism or a disability.”

The event is open to the public. For more information, contact Tiffany Smith at or  812-249-5039.