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Grand Opening of Miami Lighthouse Children’s Center

Grand Opening of Miami Lighthouse Children’s CenterWednesday, August 16, 11am – Miami Lighthouse, 601 Southwest 8th Avenue, Miami

Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired will give an audience of civic leaders and community philanthropists a glimpse into the future during the grand opening ceremony for its new Miami Lighthouse Learning Center for Childrenâ„¢ and dedication of the Mary M. and Sash A. Spencer Campus of Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired. 

In addition to celebrating the opening of the new 72,000-square-foot Miami Lighthouse Learning Center for Childrenâ„¢, the event will feature an exhibition of cutting-edge devices, software and technologies designed to assist the visually challenged. Jorge Hernandez, Computer Technology Services Instructor, and John Garcia, Manager of Vision Solutions, will feature new and exciting technology available for the blind and visually impaired, such as, braille-to-audio teaching equipment, the latest in digital print magnification devices, computer speech applications, and Apple computer products, including accessible iPads. The event will also feature musical performances by Pre-Kindergarten and schoolchildren participating in Miami Lighthouses’ nationally acclaimed Music Program. @Miamilighthouse