Free Workshops with Braille Institute in July

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Free Workshops with Braille Institute in July
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Event Date: 
Friday, July 1, 2022 - 08:30 to Friday, July 29, 2022 - 17:00

Technology in the Kitchen (online) 7/5 (Richard) 2:00-3:00 If you need help following recipes, identifying ingredients, and cooking, there are many easy-to-use technological solutions available. Come learn about assistive technology that can help you keep your independence in the kitchen.
To Register: https://brailleinstitute.org/event/technology-in-the-kitchen-2

Braille Displays (online) 7/6/2022 at 2:00 (Skylar) Braille continues to be a good way to read the screen on your computer and even your phone. There are also dedicated braille note taking products, much like tablets, which now offer easy Internet access. Learn more about various electronic braille options presented by our access technology instructor, Skylar Covich, who is a totally blind life-long braille user.
To Register: https://brailleinstitute.org/event/braille-displays

Aging in Place (online) 7/19 - 2:00pm-3:00pm (Richard) Learn food options and lifestyle tips to support aging healthily. The keys to successful aging include accepting changes and finding meaningful activities. There are many complementary and alternative therapies that are proven to slow aging, and also ameliorate some of its effects.
To Register: https://brailleinstitute.org/event/aging-in-place-3

Más de Una Manera de Preparar Una Olla en Español (en línea) 7/21 (Richard) Muchas personas comienzan el día con una bebida caliente. Otros disfrutan de un té helado durante el transcurso del día. Ambas bebidas de consumo popular tienen métodos de preparación variados y únicos que pueden resultar desafiantes para la comunidad ciega y de discapacidad visual. Este taller cubre el uso de cafeteras estándar, prensas francesas, métodos de goteo lento, métodos de percolador, etc. Todo comienza con una breve descripción de dónde provienen el café y el té, cómo ha evolucionado su consumo a lo largo de los años y los diversos tipos que están disponibles. Los métodos de preparación que discutiremos demuestran cómo se pueden adaptar para que sean fáciles y seguros.
To Register: https://brailleinstitute.org/event/derechos-y-recursos-del-condado-de-santa-barbara-en-espanol-2

Screen Readers and Microsoft Word (online) - 7/27/22 at 2:00 (Skylar) Skylar will explain the fundamentals of using Word with a Screen reader, he will give keyboard shortcuts to make your documents easier to create.
To Register: https://brailleinstitute.org/event/screen-readers-and-microsoft-word

Event Category: 
WORKSHOP