National Braille Literacy Month

January is National Braille Literacy Month. To celebrate this event, the Edmonds Bookshop and the Louis Braille School joined to present a special display.Join us at the bookshop to learn about Louis Braille and the braille system of reading and writing, view braille books, and converse with members of the Greater Everett Area Council of the Blind.

Picture of the book shop display

Come and write your name with a Perkins brailler, try your hand with a slate and stylus, and explore a tactile globe.

The Edmonds Bookshop is located in downtown Edmonds at 111 5th Ave. S., 425-775-2789. The Bookshop is open Monday through Friday from 10 am to 6 pm except for Thursday when the Bookshop is open until 8 pm, Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm, and Sunday from 12 pm to 5 pm.