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DCLA Adaptive Services Interest Group (ASIG) Meet-up

  • 28 Sep 2012
  • 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Division of Rehab Services Northern Virginia Region 11150 Fairfax Blvd., Ste 300 Fairfax, VA 22030
DCLA  Adaptive Services Interest Group (ASIG) Meet-up

Please RSVP to patrick.timony@dc.gov 
 
Please let us know at least seven days in advance if you require American Sign Language interpretation.
 
Join the DC Library Association's Adaptive Services Interest Group (ASIG) for a meet-up at the Nothern Virginia Division of Rehab Services. The program will be from 10:00 AM – 12:00 noon on Friday September 28, 2012.
 
Thanks to Carrie Clawson (OTR/L and Assistive Technology Specialist) for hosting this meet-up. Sarah Vahle of the College of Southern Maryland will co-host.  Directions below.
 
Division of Rehab Services
Northern Virginia Region
11150 Fairfax Blvd., Ste 300
Fairfax, VA 22030 | 703.539.9454
 
Guest Presenter
 
1. Dave Butler, Senior Educational Support Specialist at Don Johnston.
 
Plans to demonstrate Snap & Read, Read:OutLoud University Edition and Co:Writer University Edition and Bookstream
 
 
Order of Business
 
•Distributing Adaptive Technologies
•Accessibility Camp DC2012
•Mini Maker Faire at the MLK library
•Adaptive Technology recommendations website
•New Technologies
•Best Practices
 
Agenda
 
10:00 AM - Update and introductions
10:30 AM - Tech demos (Guest Presenter)
11:00 AM - News from members / Breakout sessions
11:50 AM - Report back and wrap-up
12:00 PM - Go out for Lunch
 
Please let us know at least seven days in advance if you require American Sign Language interpretation. This program is sponsored by DC Library Association
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Library staff, students, supporters, and Adaptive Technology (AT) professionals are welcome.
 
Directions:
 
1. Take I-66 W Entering Virginia 15.1 mi
2. Take exit 60 to merge onto VA-123 S/Chain Bridge Rd toward Fairfax 1.4 mi
3. Turn right onto Fairfax Blvd 1.0 mi
4. Slight right onto Fairfax Blvd/Main St, Destination will be on the right
 
 
From the Vienna Metro Station
Walk to Vienna Station & Bus Bay H
About 1 min (8 mins to make transfer)
Vienna Station & Bus Bay H
2B Bus towards Fair Oaks Mall
5:32pm - 5:53pm (22 mins, 21 stops)
Jermantown Rd & Lee Jackson Hwy
Walk to 11150 Fairfax Blvd, Fairfax, VA 22030
About 10 mins (0.5 mi)

Please RSVP to patrick.timony@dc.gov 
 
James Patrick Timony
Librarian, Adaptive Technology
DC Public Library
202-727-1335
 
Adaptive Services Division, Room 215
Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library
901 G Street, NW
Washington DC, 20001


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