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    Gema Álave: Observational Awareness

    Brooklyn
    Event Date: Fri, Sep 08, 2017 - 01:00 PM to Sun, Oct 22, 2017 - 06:00 PM
    Timezone: Eastern Standard Time
    Gema Álave: Observational Awareness Observational Awareness is an exhibition of two series of drawings, Silences and Reflex, by Queens-based artist Gema Álava that explore surveillance, behavior and memory. Exhibited for the first time, Álava’s Silences series (2008) began as a...
  • Harmonization between the ADA Standards and the IBC/ANSI A117.1

    Event Date: Wed, Nov 01, 2017 - 08:00 PM
  • Kayaking, Rafting and Ziplining: Making Community Recreation and Adventure-Tourism Accessible to All

    Event Date: Mon, Nov 13, 2017 - 07:00 PM
  • PDF Accessibility: Regulations, Risks, and Strategies

    Event Date: Wed, Nov 15, 2017 - 07:00 PM
  • Tenement Museum ASL Hard Times Tour

    New York
    Event Date: Tue, Nov 28, 2017 - 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Timezone: Standard Eastern Time
    A deaf educator will lead tours, with no spoken English translation. Each tour is an hour and a half long, followed by a reception featuring local Lower East Side foods. Hard Times Discover how immigrants survived economic depressions at 97 Orchard Street between 1863 and 1935...
  • Tenement Museum Sweatshop Workers Touch Tour

    New York
    Event Date: Wed, Dec 06, 2017 - 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Timezone: Standard Eastern Time
    Visitors will participate in an orientation session using tactile models of our historic tenement as well as architectural features before going on a tour that will include touch objects, braille materials, and verbal description. The tour will be an hour and a half long,...
  • Tenement Museum ASL Sweatshop Workers Tour

    New York
    Event Date: Wed, Jan 17, 2018 - 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Timezone: Standard Eastern Time
    A deaf educator will lead tours, with no spoken English translation. Each tour is an hour and a half long, followed by a reception featuring local Lower East Side foods. Sweatshop Workers Pay a visit to the Levine family's garment workshop and the Rogarshevskys' Sabbath table...
  • Tenement Museum 1869 in 97 Orchard Street Touch Tour

    New York
    Event Date: Wed, Feb 07, 2018 - 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Timezone: Standard Eastern Time
    Visitors will participate in an orientation session using tactile models of our historic tenement as well as architectural features before going on a tour that will include touch objects, braille materials, and verbal description. The tour will be an hour and a half long,...
  • Tenement Museum ASL Irish Outsiders Tour

    New York
    Event Date: Wed, Mar 14, 2018 - 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Timezone: Standard Eastern Time
    A deaf educator will lead tours, with no spoken English translation. Each tour is an hour and a half long, followed by a reception featuring local Lower East Side foods. Irish Outsiders Meet the Moores, an immigrant family struggling with prejudice while celebrating their...
  • Tenement Museum Meet Victoria Touch Tour

    New York
    Event Date: Wed, Apr 25, 2018 - 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Timezone: Standard Eastern Time
    Visitors will participate in an orientation session using tactile models of our historic tenement as well as architectural features before going on a tour that will include touch objects, braille materials, and verbal description. The tour will be an hour and a half long,...
  • Tenement Museum ASL Under One Roof Tour

    New York
    Event Date: Thu, May 17, 2018 - 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Timezone: Standard Eastern Time
    A deaf educator will lead tours, with no spoken English translation. Each tour is an hour and a half long, followed by a reception featuring local Lower East Side foods. Under One Roof Our brand new exhibit features the stories of the immigrants and migrants who started their...
  • Tenement Museum Under One Roof Touch Tour

    New York
    Event Date: Thu, Jun 07, 2018 - 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Timezone: Standard Eastern Time
    Visitors will participate in an orientation session using tactile models of our historic tenement as well as architectural features before going on a tour that will include touch objects, braille materials, and verbal description. The tour will be an hour and a half long,...
  • Tenement Museum ASL Shop Life Tour

    New York
    Event Date: Wed, Jun 13, 2018 - 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Timezone: Standard Eastern Time
    A deaf educator will lead the tour, with no spoken English translation. Each tour is an hour and a half long, followed by a reception featuring local Lower East Side foods. Shop Life Made possible by The David Berg Foundation Family-run stores filled the lower level of 97...