Yes, participants will design their very own TV comedy show; decide on a title, plot, main characters, and wardrobe. Then we will run through this improv episode and perform it at the end of the activity. For more information about this event and Zoom meeting, please email Stephanie Hurd at email@example.com.
First, you’ll need to consider the product you wish to create. Learn how to trim videos and import media into iMovie. We’ll cover titling your project, ordering multiple videos for sequential fluidity, and adding effects such as fade in and out, sounds, and themes. Finally, we’ll walk through how to save and export finished products. … read more Tech Group Workshop: Editing videos and creating projects using iMovie (for iOS)
We will review the characteristics of an accessible PDF, including Adobe Reader and its accessible features accessible set up assistant, changing settings, saving as a text document and keyboard alternatives to using the mouse. Learn how to approach image only files, tagged and untagged documents, and how to fill out electronic forms. To register, please… read more Tech Group Workshop: Accessing and filling out PDFs
The focus of this training will be on the use of Windows Narrator and NVDA. An introduction to JAWS will also be shared. 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… read more Tech Training (for 55+): Introduction to Screen Readers
Do you need a place to set your coffee or tea? Why not make your own artsy coasters! Participants will be sent supplies they need to make these creative coasters. What’s better than something hand-made we can also use! For more information about this event and Zoom meeting, please email Stephanie Hurd at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Laura Campelia is a Certified STOTT Pilates Instructor and a Certified Functional Movement Screening Practitioner. One of Laura’s favorite sayings is, “How well you move is just as important as how much you move.” As a lead Pilates instructor, she uses the practice of Pilates to help you understand the “how” and “why” of movement so you… read more Fit & Fabulous Series: Pilates and Functional movement with Laura
This workshop will cover Voice Dream reader, scanner and writer. Learn how to create content, scan documents, and access files all through these powerful and beneficial apps. To register, please contact Stephanie Hurd, Assistive Technology & Activity Specialist, and include “Tech Workshop” in the subject line: email@example.com.
Lauren Farenga is the owner of Lotus Yoga Studio in Arlington, MA, Founder of Free Yoga Project and is also a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and worked in mental health for 10 years prior to opening the studio. Lauren teaches because she believes in the power of yoga and is passionate about sharing it with others. Lauren… read more Fit & Fabulous Series: Do Yoga. . .Be Happy! With Lauren
Learn how to make a paper mache egg that can double as a dish to store things inside. Sharon O’Shea will guide us through this artistic project. Participants will be sent a list of supplies ahead of time. For more information about this event and Zoom meeting, please email Stephanie Hurd at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Book Club Discussion "I Will Always Write Back: how one letter changed two lives" Author-Alifirenka, Caitlin / Ganda, Martin / Welch, Liz Annotation: It started as an assignment. Everyone in Caitlin's class wrote to an unknown student somewhere in a distant place. Martin was lucky to even receive a pen-pal letter. There were only ten… read more Book Club Discussion: “I Will Always Write Back: how one letter changed two lives”
Barb Longfellow is a Certified Group Exercise Instructor, specializing in Dance Fitness, Senior Fitness, & Small Group Exercise. She started teaching dance fitness in 2012 & has been instructing ever since. Join in this Move & Groove class, where you will work out to the tunes of the 60’s and 70’s. Barb welcomes whatever movement… read more Fit & Fabulous Series: Move & Groove with Barb
Kristen Ledson has extensive experience performing and choreographing. Her training includes ballet and modern dance as well as Tai Chi, Yoga, Pilates, Alexander Work, and Feldenkrais. She has enjoyed teaching students aged 3 to 93 for many years. Rachael Percoco is a licensed physical therapist and certified yoga instructor. She has had 10 years experience… read more Fit & Fabulous Series: Gentle Bends with Kristen and Rachael
Variety game day and optional Secret bunnies! We’ll host a variety of interactive games for all! Interested participants will also be paired with their secret Bunny to send a little something sweet. We will open our packages together and reveal our secret bunnies the day of this activity. For more information about this event and… read more Variety Game Day and Optional Secret Bunnies
Holding a magnifier to read medications, the newspaper, mail, photos and other objects can be exhausting and difficult for many individuals. During this workshop, participants will make a hands-free magnify holders for tablets and smartphones. This workshop will also demonstrate how to use the magnifying features that are “built-in” on the iPhone and iPad. LIMITED… read more Assistive Tech Lab: Making a Hands Free Magnifier Holder
A NH Parent Connect Event Our guest speaker Stephanie Hurd will share her insights from her experience growing up as a person with a visual impairment, giving some parenting suggestions about encouraging your child’s growth and development. There will be ample time for you to ask Stephanie questions that you have always wanted to ask… read more Growing up Blind: An Accomplished Professional’s Perspective