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Georgia Council of the Blind

September 2017

Leadership Lead&Learn Calls

Dear ACB Leaders,

Please pass along this email to all leaders in your affiliates! I'm proud to announce the first of many quarterly conference calls for leadership training in ACB! The Lead&Learn Calls will focus on a different topic each quarter to encourage new leaders and to retrain and inspire seasoned leaders.
The first Lead&Learn Call will be Tuesday, September 12 at 8:30PM Eastern (5:30PM Pacific). The topic is "Establishing Yourself as a Leader" and the call will feature Kim Charlson. Here is the call-in info:
Conference Code: 114995

Stay in Touch

Voice Over and iOS Seminar

Sponsored by the Augusta Chapter of the Georgia Council of the Blind Do you have an interest in how to use Facebook, shop for your favorite items, play an adaptive game, or have general questions that you would like answered about adaptive technology? Come share a day and learn more about your iPhone, iPad or iPod.

September 30, 2017 - 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM St. Mark United Methodist Church
2367 Washington Road, Augusta, Georgia 30909

 Provide an overview of the different types of gestures needed for best results in using an iOS touch screen running Voiceover.
 Provide Voiceover gestures for using common social apps like Facebook and Twitter.
 Give tips for shopping and navigating with common apps for purchasing items.
 Teach the common gestures for playing various adaptive games with Voiceover.
 Offer an open session panel of experienced users of Voiceover who can provide solutions to your unanswered iOS questions.

The cost for this seminar is $15.00 which includes your registration and a meal ticket for lunch. To register, please email: If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Deborah Lovell, who is the President of the Augusta Chapter at 706-726-4054, or via email at, Please include stay in touch in the subject of your email.

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