Braille for the Sighted: Workshops for Young People
June 20 and July 18, 2015, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
You will be inspired by the story of Louis Braille, who was only twelve when he conceived the writing system that changed the lives of blind persons all over the world. Learn the basics of Louis's alphabet and practice writing on a braille slate and a braillewriter. Advanced students will learn more about braille contractions and whole word signs, as well as how to write music and do math with braille.
Participants may attend one session, or both! Admission is free, but registration is required; Preferably by noon the day before each session. Best for children ages 8-14.
For more information or to register call 502-899-2213 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit aph.org
Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind 1839 Frankfort Ave, Louisville, Kentucky 40206 View Map