Center for Accessibility

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Listen Up: Talking Book Club Wants Audiobook Fans!

Thursday, January 19, 2017, 11:00 am

If you love listening to audiobooks, meet up with The Talking Book Club. We meet on the third Thursday of each month, in the Center for Accessibility (Room 215), to discuss audiobooks that spark good conversation! To get more information and know what we are reading next, call 202-727-2142.
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Support for Job Seekers with Disabilities

Saturday, January 28, 2017, 10:00 am

One-On-One Support for Job Seekers with Disabilities Are you a person with a disability? Are you looking for a job and need some help with writing your resume, cover letters, or practicing for an interview? If yes, drop-in on Jan. 28, at 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.!  A skilled team of disability advocates will provide one-on-one feedback on your resume, cover letter, or interviewing skills.*
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Sensory Friendly Movie

Saturday, January 28, 2017, 1:00 pm

Join us for a sensory friendly film screening. The lights will be less dim and the volume will be softer than at the movie theater. Children are welcome and encouraged to sing, talk, shout, and move around. This month's movie will be "Brave" and the event will be held in the Children's Room.
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Teen Braille Book Club

Saturday, February 11, 2017, 11:00 am

Attention teen braille readers! This fun club will give readers a chance to read and discuss short stories in braille. This event will be held in room 215 in the braille corner. For more information or to request an accommodation, email kerry.donovan@dc.gov or call 202-727-2142. For ages 13-19.