Tag Archives: Events

BELL Comes to Kansas!

I am BEYOND EXCITED to share that the NFB’s BELL Program is finally coming to Kansas this year!  I’ve pasted the email I received regarding the program below. FROM THE MAILBAG: The National Federation of the Blind of Kansas is … Continue reading

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Time to Sign Up for Trolley Run!!

One of Peanut’s favorite events of the year is rapidly approaching–CCVI’s Trolley Run!  Where else can you run (or walk–we walk!) an easy, flat-to-downhill course; support a FANTASTIC cause; and even have the chance to win a BRAND NEW CAR … Continue reading

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Living Well With a Disability

The Whole Person is offering a twelve-week health promotion & wellness workshop for people with disabilities or chronic illnesses.  Click the following link for their .pdf brochure:  LWWD MAR_2016 edited

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NFB EQ

From the mailbag . . . Are you interested or know someone who might be interested in pursuing work in science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) after high school? Do you enjoy investing your talent and energy in solving real-world … Continue reading

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Ms. Wheelchair Kansas

From the mailbag . . . I am writing to ask for help! We have extended our deadline for Ms Wheelchair applicants this year, but we are having difficulty finding women who may be interested. Do you or your colleagues … Continue reading

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Crown Center’s Fairy Tale Village

Location:  The bottom floor of Crown Center by the Coterie Theatre.  Crown Center is at 2450 Grand Blvd in Kansas City, MO. Cost:  Free!  They can also validate your parking. Web site:  http://www.crowncenter.com/Event-List/fairy-tale-village A few weekends ago, we ventured out … Continue reading

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National Braille Association Spring 2015 Professional Development Conference

From the mailbag: Celebrating 70 Years of Service! Thursday, April 16, 2015 – Saturday, April 18, 2015 Calling all Transcribers, Educators, Parents, Braille Readers, We would like to extend an invitation to the National Braille Association Spring 2015 Professional Development … Continue reading

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PCWSN Sweetheart Dance

From the mailbag: You and your child(ren) are invited to a magical night of dinner and dancing at our… Sweetheart Dance  Saturday February 28, 2015 5-8pm The Cotillion 1721 Burdett Crossing, Blue Springs, MO 64014   A Magical Night Awaits … Continue reading

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It’s Giving Tuesday!

If you’re looking for some great charities to support on this most fabulous day of the year (no, really–it’s a chance to give back and give to others.  What’s better than that?), I’ve some suggestions for you below.  Each of … Continue reading

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Holidays in Crestwood

From the mailbag . . . Click to view this email in a browser Welcome the holiday season with CCVI and Holidays in Crestwood, featuring Gingerbread Lane Dec. 4, 5 & 6 Thursday, Dec. 5: Evening in Crestwood Come see … Continue reading

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