January 8, 2013 - 11:00am
Happy Birthday, Mary Ingalls! Celebrate at the Museum of the American Printing H
The Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind will celebrate Mary Ingalls' birthday this Saturday as part of National Braille Literacy Month.
When I was eight years old, I found out at my yearly optometrist appointment that I would need to start wearing glasses full-time. I immediately burst into hysterical crying and after my parents calmed me down, I told them that I just knew I was going blind, just like Mary Ingalls did on one of my...
October 9, 2012 - 9:30am
Make Halloween masks, unscramble secret codes at free Saturday workshops at APH
Have you ever taken your kids to the American Printing House for the Blind? Free Saturday workshops and tours will help kids "see" Braille and codes in a new way.
The American Printing House for the Blind is a treasure trove of educational insights, even if your child is not visually impaired. In addition to the regularly scheduled free tours at the printing house and museum, children are invited to attend free Saturday workshops this fall.On Saturday,...
July 29, 2012 - 8:07pm
Workshop teaches children to read Braille by sight
The Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind is hosting free workshops on July 14 and 21 to teach students how to read Braille by sight.
Louis Braille was only 12-years-old when he began his life changing work nearly 200 years ago, and now young Louisvillians have the opportunity to attend “Braille for the Sighted: Workshops for Young People” to learn the basics of the Braille alphabet and practice writing using an...