August 21, 2016 in Community Events
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED
NEXT FREE Speaker Series Program
Accessible Programs at the National Gallery of Art
With speaker – Lorena Baines, Manager of Accessible Programs
Saturday, September 10th – 10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Northern Virginia Resource Center for Deaf & Hard of Hearing Persons
3951 Pender Drive, Suite 130, Fairfax, VA 22030
Lorena Baines, the National Gallery’s first Manager of Accessible Programs, will introduce the National Gallery of Art’s Accessible Programs, which include the monthly ASL at the NGA, Art for ASL Learners, and the use of assistive listening devices on all programs. She will also provide an overview of the Gallery’s collections and introduce a few personal favorite works of art as well as a preview of some exciting upcoming exhibitions.
NVRC events – Open captioning and on‐site sign language interpreting services will be provided for this event. Our meeting room is equipped with an audio loop system for people with hearing aids with T-coil (tele-coil). The NVRC meeting room is located on the first floor with a new accessible entry.
Other reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request. Requests for such accommodations should be submitted via e‐mail to firstname.lastname@example.org (Please allow reasonable time to arrange for accommodations )
Read about other upcoming programs . . . NVRC Speaker Series 2016