Upcoming Events - February, 2018

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

February 1 - 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.

February 2 - GLCB Quarterly Meeting

Doors open, 3:30. Bargain table and registration, 4:30. Program and speakers, 5-6. Dinner ($5 per person), 6 PM. Business meeting, 7 PM. Activities conclude by 8:30. United Crescent Hill Ministries, 150 S. State Street, Louisville. Sign up, 502-895-4598.

February 4 - Greater Louisville Committee Meetings

Committees meet by phone as follows: Advocacy, 7:00 PM; Education and Technology, 8:00 PM; Activities, 9:00 PM. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

February 6 - Kentucky Council of Citizens With Low Vision Conference Call Meeting

8 PM on conference line. Individuals statewide experiencing low vision are encourage to ask questions, share tips and offer comments. Phone 605-475-6006, access code 294444.

February 8 - Cooking Class With Tess Flynn

1-2 PM. BCB office, 1093 S. Broadway, Lexington. RSVP or information, 859-259-1834.

February 8 - 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.

February 8 - 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.

February 9 - GLCB Roundabout

Education/technology, 3:30-5; discussion time and Tip Sheet, 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.

February 10 - Greater Louisville Board Meeting

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

February 11 - KCB Next Generation Meeting

8 PM by phone. Regular monthly meeting for visually impaired people 40 and under. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

February 13 - Support Alliance of the Visually Impaired (SAVI) Meeting

1-3 PM Central. Presentation by Elizabeth Downing and Tina Wright about Time Savers which provides quality care for older adults and those recuperating from injury, surgery, or illness. We will also take ceramics orders collect membership dues and have a brief PR committee meeting. 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.

February 14 - KCB PR/Membership Committee Meeting

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

February 15 - SAVI Workshop: Digital Book Reader and NFB Newsline

10 AM to noon Central. Join us as we examine strategies for efficiently reading NLS books and for using NFB Newsline. 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.

February 16 - 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.

February 18 - KSB Alumni Board Meeting

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

February 19 - Kentucky Council Board Meeting

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

February 22 - 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.

February 23 - GLCB Roundabout

Education/technology, 3:30-5; discussion time, 5-5:30; Page Turners followed by Tri-State Library Users meeting, 5:30-6; 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.

February 24-27 - 2018 ACB Midyear Meeting and Legislative Seminar

Alexandria, VA. February 24, ACB Board Meeting. February 25, Affiliate President's Meeting. February 26, Legislative Seminar and Training. February 27, Capitol Hill Day. Call the ACB national office at 202-467-5081 or 800-424-866.

February 24 - Landscapes For Your Fingertips

10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Use textures, shapes, and layers to add depth and movement when creating tactile artworks of new and remembered landscapes. Taught by guest artist Jennifer Palmer. American Printing House for the Blind, 1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Free, best for adults and children ages 8 and up, registration required. Call 502-899-2213 or email kcarpenter@aph.org to register.

February 26 - Guide Dog Users of Kentuckiana Membership Call

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

February 28 - Bluegrass Council Peer Support Group Meeting

12-2 PM. BCB office, 1093 S. Broadway, Lexington. RSVP or information, 859-259-1834.

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