Each month, the Governor’s Commission on Disability compiles a list of events that may be of interest to people who have a disability and their families and friends.
What: Governor’s Accessibility Awards, a ceremony celebrating those whose dedication and actions have gone above and beyond what is expected to embrace the Americans with Disabilities Act.
When: Thursday, Sept. 19, noon-1 p.m.
Where: N.H. State House, Executive Council Chamber, 107 N. Main St., Concord.
Contact: email@example.com or call 271-2773.
What: N.H. Down Syndrome Best Buddy Walk, an annual fundraiser for the N.H. Down Syndrome Society.
When: Saturday, Sept. 21, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: Bektash Temple, 189 Pembroke Road, Concord.
Contact: Register at www.classy.org/event/2019-nhdsa-buddy-walk/e242229 or go to http://bit.ly/2HMxzT9.
What: Future In Sight’s Concert for Sight features music from musicians and singers who are blind or visually impaired.
When: Saturday, Sept 21, 7 p.m.
Where: Middle Street Baptist Church, 18 Court St., Portsmouth.
Cost: $10 per ticket; $15 for two.
Contact: For information or tickets: Sarah Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org or 224-4039.
What: “The Kids We Lose,” an award-winning film documenting the human side of having a child with social, emotional and behavioral challenges and the struggle to provide appropriate support across the nation.
When: Thursday, Sept. 26, 6-9:30 p.m. Doors open 6 p.m. with exhibitors; film, 7-8:30 p.m.; panel discussion, 8:30 p.m.
Where: Red River Theatre, 11 S. Main St., Concord.
Contact: To register: Terri Warren at 225-4153 or email@example.com.
What: Seventh annual Advocacy: Learn It! Live It! Love It! conference
When: Friday, Sept. 27, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Where: Grappone Conference Center, Concord.
Cost: $35 suggested donation.
Contact: Preregistration required. Go to https://iod.unh.edu/advocate2019.