Upcoming Events - June, 2017

This page was last updated on June 5 and contains events scheduled for June.

June 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.

June 2 - 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.

June 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.

June 6 - 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.

June 7 - KCB PR/Membership Committee Meeting

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

June 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.

June 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.

June 9 - Guide Dog and Service Dog Eye Screening

3:30-4:45 PM. Sponsored by Guide Dog Users of Kentuckiana in conjunction with GLCB Roundabout. United Crescent Hill Ministries, 150 S. State Street, Louisville. Must have registered on ACVO website by April 30 to be eligible.

June 9 - GLCB Roundabout

Education/technology, 3:30-6; 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.

June 10 - Kids' Day

10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Join us for games and activities that help kids learn what it means to be blind with frank answers to their questions about blindness. Ages 6-12. Free, registration required. APH, 1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Call 502-899-2213 or kcarpenter@aph.org.

June 10 - Greater Louisville Board Meeting

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

June 10 - KCB Next Generation Councilwide Picnic

2-5 PM. All KCB chapters invited. Cost, $10 adult and $5 per child (ages 3 to 11) Includes a box lunch from Chick Fill-A. Your choice of either a regular chicken sandwich, spicy chicken sandwich, or chicken salad sandwich Fresh fruit cup Chips Cookies And unsweetened tea, sweet tea, or lemonade. Brown Park, 1000 Browns Lane, Louisville. RSVP, Amanda Selm 502-750-1774 and credit card payment to Carla Ruschival 502-895-4598 by June 4.

June 11 - KCB Next Generation Meting

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

June 13 - 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.

June 15 - Bluegrass Council Quarterly Membership Meeting

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

June 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.

June 17 - Braille for the Sighted

10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. first of two workshops; learn braille basics and practice writing on a braille slate and a braillewriter; Advanced students will learn about braille contractions, whole word signs, an more; attend one or both sessions. Ages 6 and up. Free, registration required. APH, 1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Call 502-899-2213 or kcarpenter@aph.org.

June 18 - KSB Alumni Board Meeting

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

June 19 - Bluegrass Council Peer Support Group Outing to Lyric Theatre

6:15-8:15 PM. RSVP (at least two days in advance) or information, 859-259-1834.

June 19 - Kentucky Council Board Meeting

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

June 20 - Tri-State Library Users Conference Call

8:00 PM by phone. Opportunity to share tips for finding free and low cost Kindle books and how to read them on iPhone and iPad. Call 605-475-6006 and enter code 294444.

June 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.

June 23 - GLCB Roundabout

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

June 26 - Guide Dog Users of Kentuckiana Membership Call

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

June 28 - 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.

June 30-July 7 - 56th ACB Conference and Convention

"ACB Sparks Success". Exhibits, workshops, tours, programs, friends, and lots of fun! Nugget Casino and Resort, Sparks, NV. Room reservations: Call 1-800-648-1177 and ask for group code GACB17. Conference preregistration opens May 24. You may also make hotel reservations online by visiting www.acb.org.

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