Tech Training (for 55+): Optimizing the Windows PC for Low Vision

Online NH

The focus of this training will be on the accessibility features of the PC desktop or laptop. This training workshop will be on Zoom and is geared for individuals who are blind or visually impaired, beginner level with technology, and over the age of 55. This workshop is organized in partnership with Sight Services for… read more Tech Training (for 55+): Optimizing the Windows PC for Low Vision

Book Club – Born A Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood, Trevor Noah

Online NH

Book club discussion - The host of TV’s The Daily Show shares his coming-of-age story as the child of a white father and black mother in South Africa. Their very union was considered a crime, and when the author was born during apartheid his biracial status made him an outcast. Stage and Screen Biography Available… read more Book Club – Born A Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood, Trevor Noah

Things, Things, and more Things!!!

Online NH

We will play 3 different games over Zoom.  Five Things; pick a person and name a category and that person has 15 seconds to come up with 5 items.  Then they pick the next person and category.  Add a thing; pick a category and each person names one thing in that category as quickly as… read more Things, Things, and more Things!!!

Virtual Escape Room – Youth Adventures

Online NH

Solve riddles and complete the tasks on Zoom with the goal of escaping the room. Beware, as there will be sound effects and surprises along the way! Will you escape on time? For more information about this event and Zoom meeting, please email Stephanie Hurd at shurd@futureinsight.org.

Tech Group Workshop: Website Navigation (Beginner)

Online NH

This workshop will focus on using browsers & navigation keys for the PC. To register, please contact Stephanie Hurd, Assistive Technology & Activity Specialist,  and include "Tech Workshop" in the subject line: shurd@futureinsight.org

Name that Tune

Online NH

Try your ear at this fun game listening to clips of music.  Can you identify the song title or artist?  There will be multiple categories ranging from the oldies, musicals, pop, and more!  Don’t want to go it alone? It’s OK. We’ll play a round of teams and individuals.  It’s all about fun! For more… read more Name that Tune

Assistive Tech Lab: Creating A Portable Scan and Read Station for Seeing AI and KNFB reader

Online NH

Going to restaurants and meetings in which inaccessible documents are handed out can be very frustrating for someone with a vision impairment. With the free Seeing AI app by Microsoft, individuals who experience vision impairments can quickly read a menu or document that has just been handed to them. Positioning a phone and the document… read more Assistive Tech Lab: Creating A Portable Scan and Read Station for Seeing AI and KNFB reader

Braille Valentine’s and Secret Valentine Exchange – Youth Adventures

Online NH

No Braille experience necessary. Whether you have a Braille writer or need a slate and stylus, we will walk you through how to make your own Braille Valentines!  Participants will also be paired with their secret Valentine to send a little something sweet. We will open our packages together and reveal our secret Valentines the… read more Braille Valentine’s and Secret Valentine Exchange – Youth Adventures

Tech Group Workshop: Creating and Accessing PowerPoints

Online NH

We will work on layout options, choosing a theme, adding slides, inserting media, and making a powerpoint that is accessible. We’ll also learn how to navigate through existing powerpoints. To register, please contact Stephanie Hurd, Assistive Technology & Activity Specialist,  and include “Tech Workshop” in the subject line: shurd@futureinsight.org.

Tech Group Workshop: YouTube Tuesday

Online NH

It’s more than watching endless videos! We’ll cover how to create your own Youtube channel and adding content.  We’ll answer the question of “Should I go Youtube Live”? How to then develop followers becomes of great importance too. To register, please contact Stephanie Hurd, Assistive Technology & Activity Specialist,  and include “Tech Workshop” in the… read more Tech Group Workshop: YouTube Tuesday

Tech Training (for 55+): Maximizing the Mac for Low Vision Accessibility

Online NH

The focus of this training workshop will be on the accessibility features of the Apple desktop or laptop. This training workshop will be on Zoom and is geared for individuals who are blind or visually impaired, beginner level with technology, and over the age of 55. This workshop is organized in partnership with Sight Services for… read more Tech Training (for 55+): Maximizing the Mac for Low Vision Accessibility

Tech Group Workshop: Amazon Fire Tablet

Online NH

This tablet is a very cost effective and a viable option to enjoy numerous tech features and apps.  So, what can it do?  We’ll cover its accessibility, Voice View, and beneficial apps including Bard Mobile. You will learn the Amazon Silk browser and some subscriptions services such as Netflix and Amazon video.  It’s a great… read more Tech Group Workshop: Amazon Fire Tablet

Frosted Brownie Baking Event – Youth Adventures

Online NH

Baking is back! Join us as we walk through how to bake homemade brownies with frosting.  Participants are sent an ingredients list ahead of time. For more information about this event and Zoom meeting, please email Stephanie Hurd at shurd@futureinsight.org.

Cooking Chili with Chef Michael

Online NH

Chef Michael is back! Join us in baking his recipe for a tasty chili to fight off the blustery winds of March paired with a warm comforting cornbread. Participants will be sent a list of ingredients they will need ahead of time. For more information about this event and Zoom meeting, please email Stephanie Hurd… read more Cooking Chili with Chef Michael

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