Upcoming Events - March, 2018

This page was last updated on February 10 and contains events scheduled for March.

March 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.

March 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.

March 4 - Greater Louisville Committee Meetings

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

March 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.

March 8 - BCB Quarterly Meeting

12-2 PM. There will be a 50/50 raffle, door prizes and we will play Trivia. BCB office, 1093 S. Broadway, Lexington. RSVP or information, 859-259-1834.

March 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.

March 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.

March 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.

March 10 - Greater Louisville Board Meeting

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

March 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.

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

1-3 PM Central. Complete ceramic projects, collect membership dues and have a brief Social committee meeting to plan for May social. 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.

March 14 - KCB PR/Membership Committee Meeting

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

March 15 - SAVI Workshop: Gardening

10 AM to noon Central. Join us as we discuss gardening techniques which may be beneficial for those with visual impairment. 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.

March 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.

March 16 - Braille Reader's Theater

7-9 PM. APH’S Braille Readers Theater presents The Doctor In Spite of Himself, a classic work by the 17th century French playwright Moliere. This fast and funny farce is filled with witty comebacks, wordy misunderstandings, pranks, puns, and mischief. American Printing House for the Blind, 1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Free to the public; registration required; best for ages 10 and up. Reservations: (502)899-2213 or kcarpenter@aph.org.

March 17 - Braille Reader's Theater

1-3 PM. APH’S Braille Readers Theater presents The Doctor In Spite of Himself, a classic work by the 17th century French playwright Moliere. This fast and funny farce is filled with witty comebacks, wordy misunderstandings, pranks, puns, and mischief. American Printing House for the Blind, 1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Free to the public; registration required; best for ages 10 and up. Reservations: (502)899-2213 or kcarpenter@aph.org.

March 18 - KSB Alumni Board Meeting

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

March 19 - Kentucky Council Board Meeting

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

March 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.

March 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.

March 23-25 - KSB Short Term Retreat Weekend

For visually impaired Kentucky students grades 6-12. Making S'More Time for Friends and Leisure". Bonus: Trip to Louisville Orchestra featuring KSB alumnist Michael Cleveland. Kentucky School for the Blind, 1867 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Contact Peggy Sinclair-Morris, 502-897-1583 x 7714 or peggy.sinclair-morris@ksb.kyschools.us or visit http://www.ksb.kyschools.us/content_page.aspx?cid=22.

March 26 - Guide Dog Users of Kentuckiana Membership Call

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

March 28 - Bluegrass Council Peer Support Group Meeting

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

March 29 - SAVI Workshop: Cooking Safety and Strategies

10 AM to noon Central. Join us as we share cooking tips and strategies which may be beneficial for those with visual impairment. 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.

March 30 - 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.

March 31 - Easter Holiday Open House

10 AM to 3 PM. Bring your Easter visitors to APH’s one-of-a-kind museum where they can write their names in braille, see a book from Helen Keller’s Bible, learn about guide dogs, play games and read books designed for children who are blind and enjoy many other activities. Easter treats and lemonade will be served. American Printing House for the Blind, 1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Free, best for all ages.

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