For this month, we’ll be conducting our usual three, 15-minute length webinars that are open to all. We’ll have our Formats Friday webinar, the Music Mondays webinar, and our rotating Braille Bytes topic for February will touch on Unified English Braille.

The webinars are offered on a first come, first serve basis. There is no need to register in advance. Simply join in by using the links below, a few minutes prior to the scheduled start time.

If you’re not able to join us live, just login to our website using your member account where you can access the recordings archive of all the webinars!


Formats Friday – Material On Facing Pages
Presenter: Cindi Laurent
Friday, February 1 at 1:00p EST

Description: We’ll discuss when facing pages should be combined and when they should not be. We’ll also discuss format strategies for handling these types of materials.

TO JOIN

Please join from your computer, tablet or smartphone. 
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/303788309
You can also dial in using your phone. 
United States: +1 (646) 749-3129
Canada: +1 (647) 497-9391
Access Code: 303-788-309


Music Mondays – Ornaments
Presenter: Patrick Janson
Monday, February 11 at 1:00p EST

Description: Complex music is filled with ornaments: Appoggiaturas, Trills, Turns, Mordents and more. This webinar will sort them all out in Music Braille, including a few jazz idioms.

TO JOIN

Please join from your computer, tablet or smartphone. 
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/472533893
You can also dial in using your phone. 
United States: +1 (571) 317-3129
Canada: +1 (647) 497-9391
Access Code: 472-533-893 


Braille Bytes – Shapes and Icons
Presenter: Julie Sumwalt
Thursday, February 28 at 3:00p EST

Description: Shapes have many applications in non-technical transcribing, from bullet points to icons to grammar. Some shapes have established braille representations while others can be devised using a certain protocol. Where to look? What to do? This webinar will help point you in the right direction!

TO JOIN

Please join from your computer, tablet or smartphone. 
https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/575608237
You can also dial in using your phone. 
United States: +1 (312) 757-3117
Canada: +1 (647) 497-9373
Access Code: 575-608-237