Tag Archives: North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped

It’s Officially NCLBPH Day!!

September 13th marks today as North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped Day! Advertisements

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60th Anniversary Open House Postponed

Due to inclement weather and safety concerns for our guests and patrons, NCLBPH has decided to postpone the 60th anniversary party until an undetermined date.

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Where the Sidewalk Ends: Accessing America’s parks, monuments and trails

Join us to learn about the many ways people with visual and physical disabilities can enjoy access to America’s parks, monuments and trails. The North Carolina Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped will host an event at the Charlotte … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – September 2018

Happy BARD day – August 2018 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In August 654 audio readers downloaded 9709 books, 367 magazines and 31 music items. Another 30 braille readers downloaded 237 books , 17 magazines and 3 … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #6

“Coyote Wind and Specimen Song: The First Two Montana Mysteries Featuring Gabriel Du Pre” by Peter Bowen Talking Book: DB075334  If you enjoy your mysteries in a western setting, check out this book. Cattle-brand inspector and part-time lawman Gabriel Du … Continue reading

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Happy BARD Day – August 2018

Happy BARD day – July 2018 was a great month for downloading audio and braille. In July 652 audio readers downloaded 10036 books, 346 magazines and 20 music items. Another 29 braille readers downloaded 260 books , 32 magazines and 27 … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #5

“MASH: A Novel About Three Army Doctors” by Richard Hooker Talking Book: DB088568 If you enjoyed the movie or the TV show, check out the book that started it all. Join Hawkeye, Duke and Trapper John in their medical and … Continue reading

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VIP Book Club Podcast – The Girl Before

During the August 2018 VIP Book Club meeting, we discussed The Girl Before by Rena Olsen. Download The Girl Before DB088130 or contact the library for a copy. Without warning, Clara’s home is invaded by armed men, and she is separated from … Continue reading

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Book Blurbs #4

“Radio Free Vermont: a Fable of Resistance” by Bill McKibben Talking Book: DB089888 A motley crew, led by a 72 year-old radio announcer; advocate for Vermont to secede from the Union. Read it and see if they succeed in seceding. … Continue reading

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Kids Summer Reading Suggestions: Libraries Rock Vol. 3

If you are participating in the 2018 Kids Summer Reading Program and you don’t know what to read next, here are some reading suggestions. Kids Summer Reading Suggestions Row, Row, Row Your Boat DBC01452 In this expansion of a familiar … Continue reading

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