Fairfax County Public Library's Access Services branch invites people with disabilities, caregivers, friends, family, and other interested parties to Tech Quest 2010 on Friday, May 7 from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. This tech fair will showcase assistive devices and local resources that can help those with disabilities enjoy reading and other pleasures of daily life. Tech Quest 2010 will be held at George Mason Regional Library, 7001 Little River Turnpike, Annandale. For directions to the branch visit the Web site www.fairfaxcounty.gov/library or call 703-256-3800. For more information about Tech Quest 2010, call 703-324-8380.
Generous support from the Friends of Reston Regional Library and the Fairfax Library Foundation has made this free event possible. A network specialist from the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped will offer continuous demonstrations for Talking Books customers on how to download digital audio books and magazines from the NLS Braille and Audio Reading Download (BARD) online collection. Other nonprofit and service organizations will also exhibit at the tech fair.
To request special accommodations for this event, call the Access Services branch at 703-324-8380. TTY 703-324-8365. Fairfax County Public Library's Access Services branch makes library services accessible to people with disabilities.