City Events Calendar

Event:
Aug. 9- Braille for the Sighted: Workshops for Young People
Location:
American Printing House for the Blind, 1839 Frankfort Avenue
Start Date:
Saturday, August 09, 2014
End Date:
Saturday, August 09, 2014
Time:
10:30am-12:30pm
Event Details:
Be inspired by the story of Louis Braille, who was twelve when he conceived the writing system that changed the lives of blind people all over the world. Learn the basics of Louis's alphabet and practice writing on a braille slate and a braillewriter. Advanced students will learn more about braille contractions and whole word signs, as well as how to write music and do math with braille. Call 502-899-2213 or email kcarpenter@aph.org to register. Best for children ages 8-14.
For Additional Information:
502 899 2213
www.aph.org