Disabilities History & Awareness: Calendar of Events

Date Event
July 7-25, 2014 Camp Odyssey Create-A-Thon 2014 Day Camp (Odyssey School, 4407 Red River, Austin)
July 23-26, 2014 Autism Society 45th National Conference and Exposition (Indianapolis, Indiana)
July 24-25, 2014 Texas Autism Research and Resource Center (TARRC) Annual Research Conference (University of Texas JJ Pickle Research Campus, Commons Learning Center, 10100 Burnet Road, Austin)
July 24, 2014 Webinar: Useful Apps (Free, registration required)
July 25-27, 2014 ADA Legacy Project Kick-Off Tour and Abilities Expo Houston (Reliant Center, Hall E, One Reliant Park, Houston)
July 25, 2014 Call for Entries Deadline: 5th Annual Distinguished Artist Veterans Exhibit (Sponsored by VSA Texas)
  LIFE/RUN Annual ADA Celebration (Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, 1501 Mac Davis Lane, Lubbock)
July 26, 2014 Social Skills Interventions for Students with ASD (Shape of Behavior offices, 10353 Centrepark Drive, Houston)
  SAILS 24th Annual Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Celebration (Downtown Campus of the University of Texas at San Antonio, Bill Miller Plaza, 501 West Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., San Antonio)
July 28-31, 2014 2014 Annual Conference on Independent Living (Washington, DC)
July 28- Aug. 1, 2014 6th Annual Summer Camp Ability: Session III for teens ages 13 17 (Down Syndrome Association of Houston (DSAH) Resource Center, 7115 West Tidwell Road K-106, Houston)
July 29, 2014 Webinar: Tablet Computers = Success for Struggling Students ($49, registration required)
  Webinar: Section 508 Best Practices (Free, registration required)
August 1-6, 2014 Leadership Exchange in Arts and Disability (LEAD) Conference and Training (Chicago, Illinois)
August 4, 2014 Quarterly Texas RehabAction Network (TRAN) Training (Embassy Suites and Conference Center, 7600 John Q Hammons Blvd., Frisco)
August 7, 2014 PACER Symposium about Children and Young Adults with Mental Health and Learning Disabilities (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
August 11-14, 2014 World Congress on Special Needs Education (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
August 13-17, 2014 National Veterans Wheelchair Games (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Sept. 22, 2014 Deadline for Pen 2 Paper: A Disability-Focused Creative Writing Competition (Sponsored by the Coalition of Texans with Disabilities)

If you know of Disabilities History & Awareness events that are not represented on this calendar, please send an email to cper@dars.state.tx.us.

To see more events in your city and around Texas and the nation, visit the Governor´s Committee on People with Disabilities´ calendar.