Low Vision Fair presentation and equipment demonstration

BAXTER SPRINGS - If the headline caught your attention but this text is a little blurry, you might want to head down to the Johnston Public Library Tuesday afternoon for the Low Vision Fair.

The presentation and equipment demonstration event will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on March 6, at the Johnston Public Library, 210 W 10th Street in Baxter Springs. Vision loss affects a staggering number of people. This fair is designed to let local residents learn what services and modern devices are currently available that help individuals with vision troubles live as independently as possible.

The event will cover topics such as:

Various solutions for reading

Ways to make phone use easier

Hands-on time with assistive devices

How to manage your household more easily