[nfbwatlk] Save the Date: 2017 Washington Braille Challenge

Mays, Marian marian.mays at sos.wa.gov
Fri Sep 16 22:43:41 UTC 2016

2017 Washington Braille Challenge
Save the Date: Saturday, February 18
Location: Washington Talking Book & Braille Library
2021 9th Ave Seattle, WA 98121

The Washington Council of the Blind and The Washington Talking Book & Braille Library will be hosting the 2017 regional Braille Challenge.

Students enrolled in grades 1-12 can participate in this academic competition that encourages Braille literacy in a fun and competitive atmosphere. Students are tested according to grade level Braille standards in reading comprehension, Braille speed and accuracy, proofreading, spelling, and reading tactile charts and graphs.

Additional activities for all ages will be provided throughout the day; families are encouraged to attend. Lunch and snacks will be provided.

Registration forms and further information will be coming your way in November, so save the date! Questions? Contact Lori Allison at lori.allison2002 at gmail.com<mailto:lori.allison2002 at gmail.com> or Marian Mays at marian.mays at sos.wa.gov<mailto:marian.mays at sos.wa.gov> for further information.


Marian Mays, MSLIS
Youth Services & Resources Librarian
Washington Talking Book and Braille Library
(206) 615-1253

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