Calendar of Events 2017

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Spring Affiliate Conventions

April 21-23:
Iowa Council of the United Blind state convention at the Holiday Inn & Suites, 4800 Merle Hay Road, in Des Moines. Guest speakers include Karen Keninger, formerly head of Iowa’s Library, and now Director of the National Library Services for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, and Marty Schultz, the creator of Blindfold Games. Room rates are as follows:
double queen or king executive room, $86; junior or extended stay suite, $126; family king suite, $146. Rates cited do not include taxes of 12%.  The deadline to receive the special group rate is March 31, 2017.  Call 1-800-465-4329 and ask for the ICUB special rate.  Assistance for transportation for member attendees from throughout the state is available upon request.
For more information, contact Carrie Chapman at or call (515) 657-1461.

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