ADA Awareness Day
25th Anniversary of Americans with Disabilities Act
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
REGISTRATION IS CLOSED. You are welcome to join us for happy hour at Meso Maya, 5:30pm.
Full-Day Registration: FREE (lunch sold separately) TOURS ARE SOLD OUT
July 24th - Day of awareness and celebration of the benefits the ADA has brought to the built environment and the disabled community: tours of accessible buildings, guest speakers and a focus on how architects, architecture and the ADA work together to benefit the diabled community.
Morning Tour: FREE TOUR IS SOLD OUT
July 24, 10:00 - 11:30am Tour of Lighthouse for the Blind, led by Marcel Quimby, FAIA
"Beyond the Guidelines - How a Facility to Help the Visually Impaired has Gone Beyond the ADA Requirements to Make Life Better for All"
July 24, 12:30 - 2:00pm City of Dallas Proclamation, Motivational Speaker Walter Patterson and Tour of Children's Medical Center
"Removing Stumbling Blocks - Perspectives on How ADA has Supported the Disabled"
Lunch will be provided to anyone who registers for it, but is not required for attendance. ($10.00 for lunch)
Afternoon Tour: FREE TOUR IS SOLD OUT
July 24, 3:30 - 5:00pm Tour of Perot Museum, 2013 APA/Texas Governor's Award for Accessiblity Design, led by Jennifer Workman and Kim Goss
"When Design Meets Accessiblity"
Happy Hour: FREE
Wheel Chair For A Day participants will share their experience