Calendar

Events in September 2023

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Aug 27
Aug 28
Aug 29(1 event)

2:00 pm: Tech Together: August 2023 (online)


Aug 29

Join the Access Technology team for a series of informal conversations on technology topics relevant to these current times.

August 1: Go with the Flow with Music Streaming Apps.
Join the Access Technology team to navigate the world of music streaming services. We will also discuss Audio formats such as HiFi and lossless.

RSVP online for Go with the Flow with Music Streaming Apps, or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684.

August 8: All about Audio Gear
Join the Access Technology team to explore a wide variety of audio recording and audio producing gear! We will discuss microphones, earbuds, headsets, speakers, amplifiers, and more.

RSVP online for All about Audio Gear, or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684.

August 15: Is This Thing On? Get Ready to Record!
Join the Access Technology team, and we will discuss the ins-and-outs of audio recording. We will address using the iPhone, using audio interfaces, and digital audio workstations (DAWs) such as Reaper, GarageBand and Ableton Live.

RSVP online for Is This Thing On? Get Ready to Record!, or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684.

August 22: Let’s Cast Those Pods: All about Recording Podcasts
Join the Access Technology team to talk all about podcasting! We will demystify equipment, dedicated services, servers, environmental considerations, etc.

RSVP online for Let’s Cast Those Pods: All about Recording Podcasts, or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684.

August 29: Get in Touch with Tactile Icons
The LightHouse Access Technology team is honored and delighted to welcome Anne DeWitte, of Tangible Surface Research, to the Tech Together community! Tangible Surface Research produces the Home Appliance Labeling and Overlay System, (HALOS), and sells premade and custom sets of tactile icons to make inaccessible home appliances accessible. Anne will be discussing the importance, use cases, and development of these products, and sharing how community members like you can get your hands on some tactile icons.

RSVP online for Get in Touch with Tactile Icons, or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684.

Aug 30
Aug 31
Sep 1
Sep 2
Sep 3
Sep 4(1 event)

(All day): Labor Day Holiday (LightHouse Closed)

(All day)
Sep 4

Sep 5(1 event)

2:00 pm: Tech Together: September 2023 (Online)


Sep 5

Join the Access Technology team for a series of informal conversations on technology topics relevant to these current times.

September 5: Stream on with Video Streaming Services
Join the Access Technology team in a discussion all about video streaming apps. We will talk about popular streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu, Disney Plus and more! We will also discuss different video resolutions.

RSVP online for Stream on with Video Streaming Services or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 12: All About Video Gear Part 1: iPhone Camera and Accessories
Join the Access Technology team as we explore how to use the iPhone to record and edit your videos. We will talk about considerations before starting the recording, apps you can use for editing, and peripheral accessories that can enhance your videos.

RSVP online for All About Video Gear Part 1: iPhone Camera and Accessories or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 19: All About Video Gear Part 2: Cameras, Lenses, and Accessories
Join the Access Technology Team as we continue our discussion on video recording gear. We will talk about DSLR cameras, GoPros, and a host of other dedicated video recorders. We will also discuss lenses, filters, mounts, and more.

RSVP online for All About Video Gear Part 2: Cameras, Lenses, and Accessories or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 26: Vlogging in View
Join the Access Technology team as we discuss how to upload your videos for the world to see. We’ll discuss the different platforms available and accessibility considerations.

RSVP online for Vlogging in View or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

Sep 6
Sep 7(1 event)

2:00 pm: Tecnologia para Todos (en línea)/Technology for All (online)


Sep 7

Join the LightHouse’s monthly access Technology Spanish meeting. Tecnología para todos is a space where users share their knowledge and experience. Each month, we talk about services, applications and devices available for blind and low vision users.

This event will be conducted using the Zoom platform. You can connect to Zoom using a computer, an app, or by dialing in from any phone.

Zoom meeting details will be provided when you rsvp by email to: JColon@lighthouse-sf.org or by calling 415-694-7323.

Sep 8
Sep 9
Sep 10
Sep 11
Sep 12(1 event)

2:00 pm: Tech Together: September 2023 (Online)


Sep 12

Join the Access Technology team for a series of informal conversations on technology topics relevant to these current times.

September 5: Stream on with Video Streaming Services
Join the Access Technology team in a discussion all about video streaming apps. We will talk about popular streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu, Disney Plus and more! We will also discuss different video resolutions.

RSVP online for Stream on with Video Streaming Services or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 12: All About Video Gear Part 1: iPhone Camera and Accessories
Join the Access Technology team as we explore how to use the iPhone to record and edit your videos. We will talk about considerations before starting the recording, apps you can use for editing, and peripheral accessories that can enhance your videos.

RSVP online for All About Video Gear Part 1: iPhone Camera and Accessories or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 19: All About Video Gear Part 2: Cameras, Lenses, and Accessories
Join the Access Technology Team as we continue our discussion on video recording gear. We will talk about DSLR cameras, GoPros, and a host of other dedicated video recorders. We will also discuss lenses, filters, mounts, and more.

RSVP online for All About Video Gear Part 2: Cameras, Lenses, and Accessories or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 26: Vlogging in View
Join the Access Technology team as we discuss how to upload your videos for the world to see. We’ll discuss the different platforms available and accessibility considerations.

RSVP online for Vlogging in View or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

Sep 13
Sep 14
Sep 15
Sep 16
Sep 17
Sep 18
Sep 19(1 event)

2:00 pm: Tech Together: September 2023 (Online)


Sep 19

Join the Access Technology team for a series of informal conversations on technology topics relevant to these current times.

September 5: Stream on with Video Streaming Services
Join the Access Technology team in a discussion all about video streaming apps. We will talk about popular streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu, Disney Plus and more! We will also discuss different video resolutions.

RSVP online for Stream on with Video Streaming Services or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 12: All About Video Gear Part 1: iPhone Camera and Accessories
Join the Access Technology team as we explore how to use the iPhone to record and edit your videos. We will talk about considerations before starting the recording, apps you can use for editing, and peripheral accessories that can enhance your videos.

RSVP online for All About Video Gear Part 1: iPhone Camera and Accessories or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 19: All About Video Gear Part 2: Cameras, Lenses, and Accessories
Join the Access Technology Team as we continue our discussion on video recording gear. We will talk about DSLR cameras, GoPros, and a host of other dedicated video recorders. We will also discuss lenses, filters, mounts, and more.

RSVP online for All About Video Gear Part 2: Cameras, Lenses, and Accessories or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 26: Vlogging in View
Join the Access Technology team as we discuss how to upload your videos for the world to see. We’ll discuss the different platforms available and accessibility considerations.

RSVP online for Vlogging in View or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

Sep 20
Sep 21(1 event)

2:00 pm: Tecnologia para Todos (en línea)/Technology for All (online)


Sep 21

Join the LightHouse’s monthly access Technology Spanish meeting. Tecnología para todos is a space where users share their knowledge and experience. Each month, we talk about services, applications and devices available for blind and low vision users.

This event will be conducted using the Zoom platform. You can connect to Zoom using a computer, an app, or by dialing in from any phone.

Zoom meeting details will be provided when you rsvp by email to: JColon@lighthouse-sf.org or by calling 415-694-7323.

Sep 22
Sep 23
Sep 24
Sep 25(1 event)

10:00 am: Victor Reader Stream 3 Immersion (in-person)


Sep 25

Come join the Access Technology department of the LightHouse for the Blind for this exciting class.

What it is: Receive a Victor Reader Stream 3 and attend a four-day class on how to use it. The Victor Reader Stream 3 is the latest model in the Victor Reader product line from HumanWare.

How it benefits you: The Stream allows you to connect to book services such as NLS BARD, NFB Newsline, and BookShare and download directly to the player.
You can also download podcasts and stream internet radio. The Stream 3 features 2.4 and 5 G WiFi connection and Bluetooth capabilities.

When: September 25, 26, 27, & 29 (no class September 28). There will be a one hour lunch break each day from noon to 1:00 pm.

Where: LightHouse headquarters building at 1155 Market Street in San Francisco

RSVP: Send an email to AT@lighthouse-sf.org no later than September 19.

Sep 26(2 events)

10:00 am: Victor Reader Stream 3 Immersion (in-person)


Sep 26

Come join the Access Technology department of the LightHouse for the Blind for this exciting class.

What it is: Receive a Victor Reader Stream 3 and attend a four-day class on how to use it. The Victor Reader Stream 3 is the latest model in the Victor Reader product line from HumanWare.

How it benefits you: The Stream allows you to connect to book services such as NLS BARD, NFB Newsline, and BookShare and download directly to the player.
You can also download podcasts and stream internet radio. The Stream 3 features 2.4 and 5 G WiFi connection and Bluetooth capabilities.

When: September 25, 26, 27, & 29 (no class September 28). There will be a one hour lunch break each day from noon to 1:00 pm.

Where: LightHouse headquarters building at 1155 Market Street in San Francisco

RSVP: Send an email to AT@lighthouse-sf.org no later than September 19.

2:00 pm: Tech Together: September 2023 (Online)


Sep 26

Join the Access Technology team for a series of informal conversations on technology topics relevant to these current times.

September 5: Stream on with Video Streaming Services
Join the Access Technology team in a discussion all about video streaming apps. We will talk about popular streaming services such as Netflix, Hulu, Disney Plus and more! We will also discuss different video resolutions.

RSVP online for Stream on with Video Streaming Services or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 12: All About Video Gear Part 1: iPhone Camera and Accessories
Join the Access Technology team as we explore how to use the iPhone to record and edit your videos. We will talk about considerations before starting the recording, apps you can use for editing, and peripheral accessories that can enhance your videos.

RSVP online for All About Video Gear Part 1: iPhone Camera and Accessories or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 19: All About Video Gear Part 2: Cameras, Lenses, and Accessories
Join the Access Technology Team as we continue our discussion on video recording gear. We will talk about DSLR cameras, GoPros, and a host of other dedicated video recorders. We will also discuss lenses, filters, mounts, and more.

RSVP online for All About Video Gear Part 2: Cameras, Lenses, and Accessories or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

September 26: Vlogging in View
Join the Access Technology team as we discuss how to upload your videos for the world to see. We’ll discuss the different platforms available and accessibility considerations.

RSVP online for Vlogging in View or leave a voicemail at 415-694-7684

Sep 27(1 event)

10:00 am: Victor Reader Stream 3 Immersion (in-person)


Sep 27

Come join the Access Technology department of the LightHouse for the Blind for this exciting class.

What it is: Receive a Victor Reader Stream 3 and attend a four-day class on how to use it. The Victor Reader Stream 3 is the latest model in the Victor Reader product line from HumanWare.

How it benefits you: The Stream allows you to connect to book services such as NLS BARD, NFB Newsline, and BookShare and download directly to the player.
You can also download podcasts and stream internet radio. The Stream 3 features 2.4 and 5 G WiFi connection and Bluetooth capabilities.

When: September 25, 26, 27, & 29 (no class September 28). There will be a one hour lunch break each day from noon to 1:00 pm.

Where: LightHouse headquarters building at 1155 Market Street in San Francisco

RSVP: Send an email to AT@lighthouse-sf.org no later than September 19.

Sep 28
Sep 29(1 event)

10:00 am: Victor Reader Stream 3 Immersion (in-person)


Sep 29

Come join the Access Technology department of the LightHouse for the Blind for this exciting class.

What it is: Receive a Victor Reader Stream 3 and attend a four-day class on how to use it. The Victor Reader Stream 3 is the latest model in the Victor Reader product line from HumanWare.

How it benefits you: The Stream allows you to connect to book services such as NLS BARD, NFB Newsline, and BookShare and download directly to the player.
You can also download podcasts and stream internet radio. The Stream 3 features 2.4 and 5 G WiFi connection and Bluetooth capabilities.

When: September 25, 26, 27, & 29 (no class September 28). There will be a one hour lunch break each day from noon to 1:00 pm.

Where: LightHouse headquarters building at 1155 Market Street in San Francisco

RSVP: Send an email to AT@lighthouse-sf.org no later than September 19.

Sep 30

The events for the upcoming week are read aloud on our event hotline every Friday, which can be accessed by calling 415-694-7325. For more information about visiting the Adaptations Store, head to our shop page.

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