Braille Lessons & Online Events

A variety of free classes, workshops and support groups are available to help you or a loved one stay active, remain independent and enjoy connections with others.

Someone will reach out to you with more information.

Sign up for individual events, workshops and seminars from our events listing below – free and open to everyone. Register online or call 1-800-BRAILLE (272-4553) Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:00pm Pacific Time (PT).

Upcoming Events and Workshops

Introduction to Amazon Alexa

Virtual Event CA

Join us for this online workshop where we get started with Amazon’s smart assistant, Alexa! You will learn all the


Traveling with Vision Loss

Virtual Event CA

Brianna and Richard discuss tips and tricks for making travel more manageable. They will cover mobility challenges, as well as

Learn Microsoft Teams

Virtual Event CA

Microsoft Teams is a similar platform to Zoom. It offers many features and there are many ways to join meetings.

Introduction to Victor Reader

Virtual Event CA

An informative online workshop on all the wonderful features the Victor Reader has. The Victor Reader is a handheld, versatile

Google Lookout

Virtual Event CA

Learn about the free Android app from Google that allows you to read documents aloud, scan food labels, identify currency, and

Compresiónde la pérdidade visión

Virtual Event CA

Presentado por Karla Corona, instructora de Coachella Valley para adultos y jóvenes proporcionará información a personas que estén interesados en

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Technology Gifts for the Visually Impaired

Virtual Event CA

Access Technology Instructor Skylar will give ideas for the visually impaired techies. There are lots of items to choose from that are specifically designed for people

Low Vision 101

Virtual Event CA

In this free online workshop, learn about our nonprofit organization and the importance of Braille Institute’s Low Vision Program. Hear

Understanding Vision Loss

Virtual Event CA

As your vision changes due to Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy or other conditions, we offer FREE programs and services

During the Coronavirus shutdown, we are providing remote services and classes. Find out more on our Remote Services page.