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Lafayette Reads Together 2021

Join Us!

Get a copy of Haben: the deafblind woman who conquered Harvard Law by Haben Girma

Join the Facebook group/online discussion

Virtual author visit with Haben Girma

A Taste of Travel: Ethopian Cooking

Pick up a spice pack at Main or any regional library while supplies last

Computer Braille Demonstration

  • Wednesday, Feb. 3 (All Ages)
    • Zoom, 1 p.m.

Virtual LRT Book Discussion

Join Harlon W. Cowsar II from Families Helping Families of Acadiana

  • Tuesday, Feb. 9 (Ages 18 & up)
    • Zoom, 6 p.m.

Learn about Louisiana Center for the Blind

A discussion with Pamela Allen, executive director of LCB

  • Wednesday, Feb. 10 (All Ages)
    • Zoom, 6:30 p.m.

Braille Craft

Social Media Accessibility Workshop by AOC

Learn to make your social media content more accessible for deaf and blind communities. The video will be available at AOC Virtual Workshops beginning Feb. 1.


Join Basin Arts for adaptive dance classes. Classes are accessible and welcoming to all levels and abilities.

  • Saturday, March 6 (Up to age 11 - Family DanceAbility)
    • Zoom, 10 a.m.
  • Saturday, March 6 (Ages 12 & up - Adult DanceAbility)
    • Zoom, 11 a.m.

Journey to the Land of Origin Through Food

Chef Prince of Addis NOLA will take you through a virtual guided cooking demonstration of Ethiopian cuisine.

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