The 2017 joint Conference and Convention of the American Council of the Blind of Ohio and Indiana is taking place October 20 – 22 at Kalahari Resort. Reservations can be made by calling Kalahari at (877) 525-2427 and mentioning you’re with the American Council of the Blind to obtain our group rate. Room rates are $109 plus tax the night of October 19 and $139 plus tax for the remaining nights. 
The convention cost is $80 for the weekend, which includes four meals and convention materials.

ACBI will provide transportation for our Indiana participants, but we need to know if you definitely plan to attend.  Please email Rita Kersh at if you need transportation.

Review the 2017 draft agenda download the agenda for the 2017 ACB Indiana and ACB-Ohio joint Conference and Convention, (RTF)

More information will be forthcoming in the September issue of Focus.


ACBI organizes an Indiana state convention annually.  Previous locations have included  Bloomington (2000), Turkey Run State Park (2001), Columbus (2002 & 2006), Goshen (2003), Evansville (2004), Muncie (2005), Marion (2007), Spring Mill State Park (2008), Indianapolis (2009), South Bend (2010), McCormick's Creek State Park (2011 and 2013) , Fort Wayne (2012),  Turkey Run State Park (2014) , Cincinnati, OH (Joint convention with American Council of the Blind of Ohio (2015), and Indianapolis (2016).
Minutes of 5 previous conventions

2016 (coming soon)

Updated 08/27/2017