Upcoming Events - August, 2017

This page was last updated on August 15 and contains events scheduled for August.

August 1 - Kentucky Council of Citizens With Low Vision Conference Call Meeting

8 PM on conference line. Great for those who have begun experiencing vision loss or who have had low vision for several years. Phone 605-475-6006, access code 294444.

August 3 - American Council of Blind Lions Conference Call

Monthly meeting of blind Lions from around the country. Share ideas and ways to be involved in local clubs. 9:00 PM; call 712-432-3900 and enter code 796096.

August 4-5 - KSB 72nd Annual Alumni Conference and Reunion

Ramada Inn, 1041 Zorn Avenue, Louisville. Preregistration forms and information have been mailed. Further information, room rates or to receive a packet, call 502-897-1472.

August 6 - Greater Louisville Committee Meetings

Committees meet by phone as follows: Advocacy, 7:00 PM; Education, Activities and Technology (EAT), 8:00 PM. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

August 8 - Support Alliance of the Visually Impaired (SAVI) Meeting

1-3 PM Central. Wing Avenue Baptist church, 628 Wing Avenue, Owensboro. Information, Rick Boggess at 270-684-4418 or Bill Roberts at 270-485-8170, owensboro@kentucky-acb.org.

August 9 - KCB PR/Membership Committee Meeting

8 PM by phone. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

August 10 - Kentucky Council of Citizens With Low Vision Support Group Meeting

1:30-3:30 PM. Great activity for those who have begun experiencing vision loss or who have had low vision for several years. United Crescent Hill Ministries, 150 S. State Street, Louisville. Information, 502-895-4598.

August 10 - Northern Kentucky Council Meeting

7:00 PM by phone. Call 605-475-4700 and enter code 155619. More information, call 859-781-7369 or northernkentucky@kentucky-acb.org.

August 11 - GLCB Roundabout

Education/technology, 3:30-5; discussion time, 5-6; dinner ($5 per person), 6 PM; bingo ($2 person), games and crafts, 7-10. United Crescent Hill Ministries, 150 S. State Street, Louisville. Sign up, 502-895-4598.

August 12 - Greater Louisville Board Meeting

11:00 AM by phone. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

August 12 - Eastern KY Christian Council Picnic

3-7 PM. Shelter 1, Perry County Park, Hazard, KY. Information/reservations, Frank Campbell at 606-693-9360.

August 13 - KCB Next Generation Meting

8 PM by phone. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

August 17 - KCB Convention Planning Committee Meeting

7:30 PM by phone. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

August 18 - GLCB Roundabout

Education/technology, 3:30-5; discussion time, 5-6; dinner ($5 per person), 6 PM; games and crafts, 7-10. United Crescent Hill Ministries, 150 S. State Street, Louisville. Sign up, 502-895-4598.

August 19 - Guide Dog Users of Kentuckiana Walk at Oxmoor

12 PM. Join us for lunch at the California Pizza Company at Oxmoor Mall on Shelbyville Road. Then walk around the mall and shop. Everyone welcome. Reservations: call Bill Deatherage at 502-895-5895 or Deb Lewis at 502-721-9129.

August 20 - KSB Alumni Board Meeting

8:00 PM by phone. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

August 21 - Kentucky Council Board Meeting

7:30 PM by phone. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

August 23 - Bluegrass Council Peer Support Group Meeting

12-2 PM. BCB office, 1093 S. Broadway, Lexington. RSVP (at least two days in advance) or information, 859-259-1834.

August 24 - Kentucky Council of Citizens With Low Vision Support Group Meeting

1:30-3:30 PM. Opportunity to learn about and see products from American Printing House for the Blind. United Crescent Hill Ministries, 150 S. State Street, Louisville. Information, 502-895-4598.

August 25 - GLCB Roundabout

Education/technology, 3:30-5; discussion time, 5-6; Page Turners, a chance to share books, 5:30; dinner ($5 per person), 6 PM; games, crafts and music trivia, 7-10. United Crescent Hill Ministries, 150 S. State Street, Louisville. Sign up, 502-895-4598.

August 26 - KCB Next Generation Dine Out

10 AM to 12 PM. Tost On Market, 620 East Market, Louisville. Brunch for visually impaired people 40 and under. Information, text Amanda Selm at 502-750-1774, email alsmoot87@gmail.com or call 502-895-4598.

August 26 - BARDS & Storytellers

1-3 PM. Join us for a special program featuring internationally famous champion bluegrass fiddler Michael Cleveland who made his debut on the Grand Ole Opry in 1993. Guitarist Brian Allen will accompany Cleveland. Allen has traveled the country, performing at the Kennedy Center on Garrison Keillor’s “A Prairie Home Companion.” APH, 1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Admission is free, but registration is required. Call 502-899-2213 or email kcarpenter@aph.org to register. Best for adults and older children.

August 28 - Guide Dog Users of Kentuckiana Membership Call

7:00 PM by phone. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

August 29 - Tri-State Library Users Conference Call

8:00 PM by phone. Learn more about using the Kindle app with VoiceOver to access millions of books on your iPhone and iPad. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

August 31 - Seeing AI Demonstration with Sam Seavey

1-2 PM. BCB office, 1093 S. Broadway, Lexington. RSVP (at least two days in advance) or information, 859-259-1834.

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