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3 events found.

Wed, March 28
@ 11:30 a.m.
Accessible & Assistive Technology
Braille Study Group (Wednesdays)
Saturdays, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM Wednesdays, 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM Join staff, peers and volunteers who can help you with your braille study plan and assignments and recommend strategies for taking your braille proficiency to the next level. Braille games and activities will help you put your skills into practice. This study group welcomes blind and sighted learners alike. If you’re not sure how to begin learning braille, we can help. To register: 212-621-0627 or
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults,
Persons with Disabilities,
Teens/Young Adults (13-18 years),
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),
Thu, April 12
@ 12 noon
City Services Day
Thursday April 12, 12:00 Noon to 3:00 PM The Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities and the Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library invite you to our third City Services Day. Learn about the work that New York City is doing to serve the blind and low vision community. Topics include accessibility of, improved access to City Services, housing resources, employment campaigns, accessible way finding in streets, and adaptive sports in City Parks. This 3 hour event will featur…
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library, Community Meeting RoomAdults
Thu, April 12
@ 6:30 p.m.
Podcast Taping: The World In Words
Live podcast taping at The New York Public Library! The World in Words is a podcast about language. Hosts Patrick Cox and Nina Porzucki bring you stories and interviews from the world’s linguistic front lines. In short, they’re nerdy and wordy. The podcast began as an offshoot of the public radio program, PRI’s The World. On April 12th, Patrick and Nina will be taping an episode of the podcast live at the Andrew Heiskell Library. It’ll be an evening of audio storytelling exploring a slew of…
Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book LibraryAdults