Upcoming Events - May, 2017

This page was last updated on May 18 and contains events scheduled for May.

May 2 - Kentucky Council of Citizens With Low Vision Conference Call Meeting

8 PM on conference line. Phone 605-475-6006, access code 294444.

May 3 - KCB PR/Membership Committee Meeting

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

May 4 - 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.

May 6 - GLCB Derby Party

10:30 AM to 7:30 PM. Plan to come early, stay late and enjoy friends, games and food all day. $5 per person. United Crescent Hill Ministries, 150 S. State Street, Louisville. Information/reservations, 502-895-4598.

May 7 - 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.

May 9 - Support Alliance of the Visually Impaired (SAVI) Meeting

1-3 PM Central. Back by popular demand! Patty Haas, Evansville Association for the Blind, will display/sell (cash or check required) adaptive products from their store and share ideas/information. 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.

May 9 - KSB Founder's Day

6 PM. Celebrate KSB's 175th anniversary at this special Founder's Day dinner. $10 person, Tickets must be purchased in advance. Kentucky School for the Blind, 1867 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Information, 502-897-1583, ext. 7117; visit www.ksb.kyschools.us.

May 11 - 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.

May 11 - 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.

May 12 - GLCB Roundabout

Education/technology, 3:30-5; discussion time, 5-6; dinner ($5 per person), 6 PM; special performance of Lady Anderly's Rose by the Imagine Blind Players, 7:30. United Crescent Hill Ministries, 150 S. State Street, Louisville. Sign up, 502-895-4598.

May 13 - Exploring With All the Senses: Animals in the Backyard

10:30 AM-12:30 PM. Meet our city neighbors in the animal world through all the senses, hands-on activities, andinteractions with wild animals. Offered in partnership with the Louisville Nature Center. Free for all ages, registration required. American Printing House for the Blind, 1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Registration, 502-899-2213 or email kcarpenter@aph.org.

May 14 - KCB Next Generation Meting

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

May 15 - Kentucky Council Board Meeting

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

May 16 - Tri-State Library Users Dinner Meeting

6-7:30 PM. Clifton Pizza, 2230 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Information/reservations, 502-893-0879 or 502-895-4598.

May 17 - Library Without Walls Conference Call

8:30 PM (EST). Sponsored by Library Users of America (LUA). Be prepared to discuss what adult and children's books you would like to give as a gift and an important book you have recieved and why? Phone 712-432-1500, code 5822255.

May 20 - Clifton WalkingTour

Rescheduled from April. 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM. Join us for a walking tour of the Clifton neighborhood, starting at the historic 1883 building on the grounds of the American Printing House for the Blind. We’ll Learn about the evolution of the area from a sparsely populated rural community in 1830 to a densely settled urban Louisville neighborhood. Free, best for older children and adults. American Printing House for the Blind, 1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Registration, 502-899-2213 or kcarpenter@aph.org.

May 21 - KCB Next Generation Dine out

4:30 PM. Aspen Creek at Oxmoor, 302 Bullitt Lane, Louisville. For visually impaired people 40 and under. Information, text Amanda Selm at 502-750-1774 or email alsmoot87@gmail.com.

May 21 - KSB Alumni Board Meeting

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

May 22 - Guide Dog Users of Kentuckiana Membership Call

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

May 24 - Bluegrass Council Peer Support Group Meeting

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

May 24 - KSB Eighth Grade Graduation and M S-Hs Awards Ceremony

12-2 PM. Kentucky School for the Blind, 1867 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Information, 502-897-1583.

May 24 - KSB High School Graduation

6:30-8 PM. Kentucky School for the Blind, 1867 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville. Information, 502-897-1583.

May 25 - 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.

May 26 - GLCB Roundabout

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

May 27 - KCB Next Generation Lunch Cruise on Belle of Louisville

11:30 AM. Plan to join us on this fun filled river cruise. Registration ($35 person) 502-895-4598 by May 10. Information, text Amanda Selm at 502-750-1774 or email alsmoot87@gmail.com.

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