TBBC and Grounds for Sculpture Host Fall Festival

The NJ State Library Talking Book & Braille Center’s biennial Fall Festival was held on Saturday, Oct 10 at Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ.

Members of The College of New Jersey's Center for Sensory and Complex Disabilities.
Members of The College of New Jersey’s Center for Sensory and Complex Disabilities.

TBBC clients and their friends and family members met with vendors during the morning breakfast session, then were able to take part in Art Workshops on Finger Knitting and Texture Casting, and book group discussions on the books “Superstorm: Nine Days Inside Hurricane Sandy,” and “We Will Survive: True Stories of Encouragement, Inspiration and the Power of Song.”

MJ takes a nap during a workshop.
MJ takes a nap during a workshop.
During the Texture Casting Workshop, Susan uses shells to make impressions in a mold.
During the Texture Casting Workshop, Susan uses shells to make impressions in a mold.

Later in the afternoon, walking tours of Grounds for Sculpture were available.

 

See all the photos at: https://www.flickr.com/photos/njlibraryevents/albums/72157659777385646