2020 Winter/Spring Calendar of Events

Fly Fit - Police-Autism Fitness Program

Fly Fit with Sacramento Sheriff's

6-weeks program beginning April 2020

Sunday mornings - 11-12:30 pm

Registration opens March 2020

Fly Fit with the Elk Grove Police Department

8- week program

Wed evenings and Saturday mornings

April 15th - June 6th, 2020

For more info and to register, click here.

Social Meet Ups

Pig Bowl - Guns and Hoses Football Game

January 25, 2020

Kick off is at 1 pm

Group meets in front of the Sac State Football Stadium at 12:30 pm

Email flybravefoundation@gmail.com to join the group.


Inclusive Karaoke Night

sponsored by Elk Grove CSD and the Laguna-Sunrise Rotary

Wackford Center Oak Ballroom - Elk Grove

Schedule coming soon

5th Annual PROM NIGHT

May 2020

Details posted in March 2020

Art Workshops

Jewelry Design with Eskaton Senior Living residents
On the second Friday of each month, Fly Brave teams up with the residents of Eskaton Senior Living to

create jewelry and socialize. The pieces created in this art workshop are keep one-donate one. Each artist gets to create a piece for themselves and one to sell  at  our display at Article Consignment Boutique to raise the funds needed to keep the program going. 
Please email Vanessa at flybravefoundation@gmail.com to sign up.

  • Location: Eskaton Monroe Lodge, 3225 Freeport Blvd, Sac, CA 95822
  • Time: 3:30-4:30 pm
  • Dates:   February 21st; March 20th; April 17th; May 15th; June 19th

Saturday Art with Gaby and Drea

  • Location: Coloma Community Center, Grass Valley Room, 4623 T Street, Sac, CA 95819
  • Time: 2-4 pm
  • February 8th - Valentine Wreath Workshop - Register here
  • April 11th - Mother's Day Art Project
  • June 13th - Photo Frame Project

Social Groups/Workshops

Please email the team leader listed for each program to register.

Women on the Spectrum Social Group 

Women ages 18-over

This workshop is led by Dr. Lauren Libero, PhD.

There is currently a wait list for this program, please contact Dr. Libero at laurenlibero@gmail.com for more information.

  • Location: Coloma Community Center, Gold Run Room, 4623 T Street, Sac, CA 95819
  • Time: 6:30-8 pm
  • Dates: Every Thursday evening 

Public Speaking for adults with ASD

Led by Angie Rivera, Toastmaster, retired Special Education teacher, and currently employed with the MIND Institute. 

To register, contact Vanessa Bieker at flybravefoundation@gmail.com. 

  • Location: Coloma Community Center, Gold Run Room, 4623 T Street, Sac, CA 95819
  • Time: 6-7:30 pm
  • Dates:  February 12th, 26th, March 11th, 25th

Be Brave Improv - Social Skills Workshop

Teen group - 12-17 yrs

Adult group - 18-over

Email Kristy at seltzerkt@gmail.com to register. 

  • Location: Coloma Community Center, 4623 T Street, Sac, CA 95819
  • Teen 12-17 yrs - Sonora Room - Led by Kristy Seltzer
  • Adults 18-over - Jamestown Room - Led by Gordon Sharp
  • Time: 6-7:30 pm​ 
  • ​Dates: February 4th/18th; Mar 3rd/17th; Apr 7th/21st; May 5th/19th; June 2nd/16th 


ASL Workshop - 6 week pilot program

This class is currently full. Please email flybravefoundation@gmail.com to be placed on the wait list.

Led by Christine Bagley, Dept of Developmental Services

This class will introduce you and/or your family to basic sign language. Sign language is a beautiful, manual language that can be used wholly or in part to support those who use do not use verbal language. It is a great way to communicate when we can not find the words for our emotions, or when we need to process information in a visual way. This class will move through basic vocabulary topics and build on information from the previous week. Come and learn a new way to communicate and unlock communication barriers!

  • Location: Coloma Community Center, Jamestown Room, 4623 T Street, Sac, CA 95819
  • All ages - limit 2 participants per family 
  • Time: 6-7:15 pm - Thursday evenings
  • Dates:  February 6th; 13th; 20th; 27th; March 5th; 12th

 Life Coaching for adults with ASD

Led by Matt Harmetz, an adult on the spectrum with a passion to mentor adults on the spectrum in navigating their life and career goals.


Kelly Collins, certified Life Coach and mother to an adult son on spectrum

Email Kelly at kellycollins11@yahoo.com to register. 

  • Location: Coloma Community Center, Gold Run Room, 4623 T Street, Sac, CA 95820
  • Time: 6-7:15 pm
  • Dates: January 29th; February 5th, 19th; March 4th, 18th

​Community Volunteerism

Elk Grove Food Bank

2020 volunteer schedule will be posted in mid-February