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Abilene participates in World Autism Awareness Day

By Betty Nguyen, bnguyen@ktxs.com
Published On: Apr 02 2014 07:35:11 PM CDT
PHOTO: Abilene Civic Center goes blue for Autism Awareness Day

The city of Abilene took part in World Autism Awareness Day on Tuesday, April 2 by turning the lights on the Abilene Civic Center blue.

It was part of the "Light It Up Blue" moment started by the organization Autism Speaks.

ABILENE, Texas -

The Abilene Civic Center will be basking in blue light Wednesday night.

That is how Abilene is participating in World Autism Awareness Day. It's part of the "Light it up Blue" movement.

From New York's Empire State Building and Rockefeller Center to the Sydney Opera House in Australia, many buildings will be glowing alike.