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2011 Calendars

 


 

 

Listed below are organizations that produce calendars in braille, print/braille, or large print.

 

American Printing House for the Blind (APH)

P.O. Box 6085

Louisville, KY 40206-0085

800-223-1839

(502) 899-2284 fax

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https://shop.aph.org

Accepts orders by fax, mail, or telephone.

 

          Braille DateBook calendar in a two-ring binder. Calendar has tabbed pages of durable plastic. Catalog no. 1-07899-11, $66. Calendar replacement pages, catalog no. 1-07898-11, $18. Filler paper and extra tabs, catalog no. 1-07897-00, $11.

         

Large-print/braille (36-point) 8-1/2 x 11-inch APH InSights Art Calendar. Includes holidays and moon phases. Features selected art from the APH juried competition. Catalog no.

          5-18971-11, $7.50.                                             

 

Large-print (60-point) E-Z Track Calendar low-vision calendar and appointment book in a three-ring binder. Each page enumerates and holds space for four days of the month, with room for notes. Calendar with binder, catalog no.

          1-07900-11, $32.50. Inserts only, catalog no. 1-07901-11,

          $28.50.

         

Large-print/braille everyday activities calendar in a three-ring binder with color dividers between each month, two days per page. Calendar can be used year after year. For children ages three to eight. Catalog no. 1-08121-00, $60.

 


Large-print/braille individual calendar kit. Kit contains two brightly colored embossed bold-line grid sheets for making individual month-at-a-glance calendar. Catalog no. 18971-00, $18.

 

Associated Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired (ASB)

919 Walnut Street

Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 627-0600, ext. 3242

(215) 922-0692 fax

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www.asb.org

Accepts requests by e-mail or telephone.

 

Large-print (42-point) month-at-a-glance desk calendar. Opens up to 11 x 17 inches. Includes space for notes or appointments. Free.

 

The Big Type Company

W136 N5265 Campbell Court

Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

800-933-1711

(262) 783-6599 fax

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www.bigtypeco.com

Accepts prepaid orders by mail, online, or telephone.

 

                   Large-print (42-point) month-at-a-glance desk calendar. Opens up to 11 x 17 inches. Includes space for notes or appointments. $11.50.

 

Cleveland Sight Center

EYE-Dea shop

1909 East 101st Street

P.O. Box 1988

Cleveland, OH  44106-8696

(216) 791-8118, ask for shop

877-776-9563 (toll free), ask for shop

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www.eyedeashop.com

Accepts orders by mail, online, or telephone.    

 

Large-print wall calendar. Opens up to 17 x 22 inches.  $10.

 

The Lighthouse of Houston

Attn: Reflections, The Lighthouse Store

3602 West Dallas

Houston, TX 77019

(713) 284-8466

(713) 284-8451 fax

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www.houstonlighthouse.org

Accepts prepaid orders by fax, mail, online, or telephone.

 

Large-print (36-point) 11 x 17-inch wall calendar. Catalog no. 1400, $5.50.

 

Lutheran Blind Mission

7550 Watson Road

St. Louis, MO 63119-4409

888-215-2455

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www.blindmission.org

Accepts requests by e-mail, mail, or telephone.

 

          Braille 8 x 11-inch scripture calendar. Features a Bible verse and raised picture each  month. Also available as a large-print (21-point) 8 x 14-inch edition. Free.

 

Michigan Braille Transcribing Fund

3500 North Elm Road

Jackson, MI 49201

(517) 780-5096

(517) 780-5548 fax

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http://mi-braille.org

Accepts requests by e-mail, fax, or telephone.

 

Large-print/braille 6-1/4 x 3-3/4-inch purse-size, spiral- bound calendar. Includes a separate listing of major holidays.

          Free.

 

National Federation of the Blind

Independence Market

1800 Johnson Street

Baltimore, MD 21230

(410) 659-9314, ext. 2216

(410) 685-2340 fax

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www.nfb.org

Accepts requests by e-mail, fax, mail, or telephone.

 

Braille 6 x 6-1/2-inch calendar. Features one page per month, a personal day page, and a listing of major holidays. Catalog no. BBC11B, free.

 

National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped

Library of Congress

Attn: Reference Section

Washington, DC 20542

(202) 707-9275

800-424-8567     

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Accepts requests by e-mail or telephone.

 

Braille 6 x 6-1/2-inch datefinder and signature guide. Covers a twelve-month period from July of the current year to June of the following year. Measures 5 x 3-1/2 inches. Free.

 

Olmsted Center for Sight

1170 Main Street          

Buffalo, NY 14209-0398

(716) 882-1025

Accepts prepaid orders by mail.

 

Braille 5-1/2 x 8-1/2-inch desk calendar with two days per page and dividers for each month. $47.97. Refills, $38.99.

 

Sight Connection

Community Services for the Blind and Partially Sighted

9709 Third Avenue NE, #100

Seattle, WA 98115-2027

800-458-4888

(206) 525-0422 fax

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www.sightconnection.com

Accepts prepaid orders by fax, mail, or telephone.

 

Braille magnetic board calendar holds the days and months of the year in 1-inch tiles. Tiles are in braille and print with raised tactile numbers and letters. Includes extra tiles. Catalog no. PLU 809, $33.75.

 

Large-print spiral-bound calendar with 3/8-inch numbers in

2-inch squares. Each month includes a page for notes. Catalog no. PLU 434-11, $10.

 

          Large-print desk or wall calendar. Opens up to 17 x 22 inches

and features 1-inch numbers and room for notes on each number. Lists major holidays. Catalog no. PLU 437-11, $10.50.

 

Sioux Links Publishing

Attn: Customer Service

705 Eagle Run

Dell Rapids, SD 57022

888-201-5640

(605) 428-5110 fax

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www.largeprintonline.biz

Accepts orders by e-mail, mail, online, or telephone.

 

Large-print monthly 11 x 17-inch wall calendar that opens up to 23 x 17-1/2  inches.  $13.95.

 

Society for the Blind

Aids to Independence Store

1228 S Street

Sacramento, CA 95811

(916) 452-8271, ext. 502

(916) 492-2487 fax

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www.societyfortheblind.org

Accepts orders by e-mail, fax, mail, or telephone.

 

Braille 5-1/2 x 8-1/2-inch desk calendar with clipboard that shows two days per page. At the top of each page are the day of the week, date, and month. Check for current availability.

 

Large-print (72-point) appointment book calendar. Opens up to 11 x 17 inches. Catalog no. SKU 18-02-04, $11.95.

 

Large-print (72-point) 11 x 17-inch calendar that opens up to 22 x 17 inches. Catalog no. SKU 18-02-01, $11.95.

                  

 

 

 

                                                                   Compiled by

                                                                   Ruth Nussbaum

                                                                   Reference Section

                                                                   December 2010