Conferences/Event

Conferences/Events

The Northern Rockies AER Chapter is hosting the perfect conference for you! From October 29th-31st, in Couer D’ Alene, Idaho, we present to you NR AER Conference 2019: Getting ThAER!. Please click on the link for more information: Getting ThAER! Flier

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  • Magnificent Couer d’Alene Resort to Host 2019 NRAER Conference Oct. 29 – 31
  • Idaho creates state transition coordinator position to develop programs and activites for youth
  • Ski for Light – Feb. 14 – 18
  • WY Rendezvous Nordic Ski day set for Casper, Feb. 21
  • MSDB staff members receive prestigious awards at APH annual meeting
  • Steve Gettel receives Bill English Award
  • NRAER member Mark O’Brien receives MAB Dorothy Bridgeman Award
  • BLVS of Montana slowly able to provide more services – Great Falls office to hire supervisor, vision rehab therapist, O&M specialist, and secretary
  • NFB holds convention in Helena – supports legislation for improved services to blind children and penalties for attacks on guide dogs
  • Montana Association for the Blind seeks staff for Summer Orientation Program June 17 – July 12 in Helena
  • NRAER members visit APH prison braille products
  • The Next Step Clinic held in Lander

Past Events

2017 Northern Rockies Conference

2015 Northern Rockies Conference

2014 Northern Rockies Conference

Ski for Light Montana

Visit http://www.trollstegan.com/sflmt/ to read about the annual “Ski for Light Montana ” event in West Yellowstone.  Visit the website to learn more about “Trekk for Light”, too. Visit the Ski For Light, Inc., website at http://www.sfl.org/ to learn about how the program got its start.