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The week ahead: A national calendar for people with disablities (PWD)

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Everywhere:

Adults with Cerebral Palsy who had surgery to improve their walking or parents of minors A graduate student has created a very respectful and non-triggering survey about surgeries I took the survey myself; just to be sure it wouldn’t bother my readership. He seems to want to know whether surgery was worth it to the people who had it.

State specific:

  1. VSA Arizona: ARTnetwork (calls for work) website
  2. VSA New Mexico: training program for adults with developmental disabilities

Feb. 19

In New York City
11 a,m. Bx BP Ruben Diaz Jr. State of the Borough Address (James Monroe HS, 1300 Boynton Ave)

5-8:30 p.m. Creative Writing Circle (ICS, 257 Park Ave. S, 2nd Floor) for people w/ a physical disability or chronic illness in Man, B’klyn or Bx Latricia 718-907-1622 (recurs every Tuesday)

6-7:30 p.m. Women's Equality Act Briefing (Philippine Center, 556 Fifth Ave, 45-46 Sts) Free but RSVP is required. Brette L. McSweeney's email or (646) 430-9067

Feb. 20

In New York City

6-9 p.m. AHRC Town Hall Location: Penthouse,83 Maiden Lane

7 p.m. CB12M Public Hearing in responses to the Mayors Preliminary Budget Response FY 2014 (711 W 168 St)

In Salt Lake City

07:00 p.m. - 08:30 p.m. Writer’s Edge writing group a Sponsored by Very Special Arts Utah. Location.Salt Lake City Min Library at 210 E. 400 South go to the conference room on level 2. E-mail to register.

Feb. 21

In Phoenix

2:00 p.m. Audio Described performance of the Arizona Theatre Company’s run of
FREUD'S LAST SESSION located at the Herberger Theater Center, Main Stage
222 E. Monroe, Phoenix, AZ. Go here or call (602)256-6995.

In Tampa

5:00 to 8:00 p.m. "Great Expectations" Art Show and Wine Tasting

In New York

  1. 02/21 6 p.m. Citywide Council on Special Education: Speak out on School Bus Strike (Brooklyn Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon St) ccse@schools.nyc.gov RSVP: 718-391-83546
  2. 7 p.m. The Kenneth Johnson Memorial Library Reading Series: Jay Nuegeboren (505 Eighth Avenue #1103, RSVP 212-684-3264

Feb. 22

In New York

4-6 p.m. CIDNY Movie: Trouble with the Curve (841 Broadway #301, 13-14 Sts) Closed Captioned (2012) Slowed by age and failing eyesight, crack baseball scout takes his grown daughter along as he checks out the final prospect of his career. Along the way, the two renew their bond, and she catches the eye of a young player-turned-scout. Light refreshments RSVP & accommodations: Eva Eason at (646) 442-4156 or email here.

Feb. 23

In New York

10 a.m. The Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act (ACA) a.k.a; ObamaCare Forum (Hostos, 450 Grand Concourse, 149 St, MBJ Cafeteria- C Building, 3rd Floor. Bx) how changes to health care through the Affordable Care Act will impact you, your family, business, and community. & Health Care Institutions role in implementing the ACA.RSVP & accommodations Lilliam Pérez 212.416.8754 or here. Continental Breakfast will be served.

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