By TMoM Team Member Katie Moosbrugger

In today’s Friday Finds:

~ Triad Run/Walk for Autism – Saturday, September 24
~ Pregnant in the Piedmont – Saturday, September 17
~ Carolina Attention Specialists: Focusing on ADHD
~ Journey to Brave – Thursday, September 22


Triad Run/Walk for Autism – Saturday, September 24

Sign up for the Triad Run/Walk for Autism on Saturday, September 24 at Jaycee Park in Greensboro! This event features a 5K competitive race as well as a one-mile Fun Run/Walk. There will be a play area for kids, including balance activities and sensory play.

As many as 1 in 44 children may be diagnosed with autism in the United States. You can make a difference just by participating! Can’t make it? You can also participate virtually!

Register by September 21! Click here to sign up!


Pregnant in the PiedmontPregnant in the Piedmont – Saturday, September 17

Mark your calendar for Pregnant in the Piedmont on Saturday, September 17 from Noon to 4 pm at the Novant Health location at Hanes Mall in Winston-Salem. This FREE outdoor event is a pregnancy, baby, early childhood and parenting expo presented by Piedmont Doulas, a local business that offers birth doulas, postpartum doulas and childbirth education. Pregnant In The Piedmont showcases the area’s medical resources for pregnancy and early childhood, nonprofit and community resources, and it also presents the many businesses in our area that are focused on growing families. TMoM is a presenting sponsor and will have a table at this event! For more information, click HERE.


Carolina Attention Specialists: Focusing on ADHD

Does your child have attention problems and cannot focus on an activity for long? Are you having trouble concentrating on any activity? Then you may be suffering from ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder). Carolina Attention Specialists has locations in Greensboro and Charlotte, and specializes in ADHD treatment and management. Carolina Attention Specialists is a specialty medical practice for ADHD and related problems for children as well as adults. They have two centers providing ADHD treatment and management to children and adults. At their centers, they use objective testing, medical treatment and behavior modification strategies to help people with ADHD.


journey to braveJourney to Brave – Thursday, September 22

Join Kellin Foundation from 6-8 PM on Thursday, September 22nd, at Center City Park in Greensboro for Journey to Brave, a family friendly concert and celebration featuring the music of folk-rock new grass band Gipsy Danger. The event, emceed by WFMY news anchor Tanya Rivera, celebrates this year’s merger of the Kellin Foundation and Mental Health Greensboro.  Admission is FREE but donations are encouraged. Text J2B to 44-321 to donate!  All money raised will benefit the free mental health services that Kellin Foundation provides to over 13,000 children and adults annually in Guilford County.


*Today’s Friday Finds is sponsored by the Autism Society of North Carolina, Pregnant in the Piedmont, Carolina Attention Specialists, and the Kellin Foundation