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Bloomfield Township Public Library

1099 Lone Pine Road

Bloomfield Township, MI 48302

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A workshop for librarians, educators, & caregivers working with people who have disabilities

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Join us for our 6th biennial accessibility workshop!

Keynote speaker:

Morénike Giwa Onaiwu, EdD(c); MA

Autism self-advocate, speaker, educator, author, researcher, mom

morenikego.com

"Forged by Fire: The Intersections of Race, Disability, and Gender"

Disability Advocacy Panel

Teen with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and caregiver

Young adult with schizophrenia and caregiver

Adult with intellectual disability and caregiver

Interactive discussion with disability self-advocates & caregivers

Lunch from Lafayette Market

thelafayettemarket.com

1st afternoon breakout sessions (choose one):

Ashley Grady, Senior Program Specialist

Access Smithsonian, Smithsonian Institution

Sensory-Friendly Programming & Services for Families

or

Glenna Godinsky, Life Enrichment Liaison

Gail Borden Public Library District, IL

Dementia-Friendly Programming & Services for Adults

Adaptive art activity break with Zot Artz

zotartz.com

2nd afternoon breakout sessions (choose one):

Demo: Adaptive story time for Teens & Adults

or

Demo : Adaptive story time for Youth

Tour of the BTPL's Accessibility Support Collections

Workshop brochure

Local travel resources:

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Detroit Metro Airport (DTW)– 31 miles to BTPL

Bishop International Airport (FNT) in Flint - 47 miles to BTPL

Lodging options:

DoubleTree by Hilton Bloomfield Hills-Detroit (3.4 miles to BTPL)

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Holiday Inn Express Detroit – Birmingham (4.5 miles to BTPL)

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Hampton Inn West Bloomfield / Southfield (7 miles to BTPL)

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Bloomfield Township Public Library

1099 Lone Pine Road

Bloomfield Township, MI 48302

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