Cortical/Cerebral Visual Impairment: Serving the Whole Child, Every Child

The understanding of cortical/cerebral visual impairment continues to grow. New diagnostic tools and assessments are helping to identify the children with CVI in greater numbers. CVI continues to be the major cause of pediatric visual impairment in the United States impacting children’s abilities to visually attend and visually recognize their world. With that building knowledge...

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Easy Chair Yoga

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All you need is a chair, some comfortable clothes, and no shoes and together we can enjoy a relaxing and stress-free hour in the comfort of our own homes. Hosted by Leslie Spoone, Certified Aerobic Instructor and Personal Trainer.

The Ins and Outs of Sight Loss Later in Life:

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If you or someone you care about is losing sight and the days of youth are behind you, come join us as we discuss the unique issues and feelings you may be experiencing. This is your time to talk about your journey and hear from those who have taken it before you and can empathize...

Resource Roundtable

Searching for resources specific to vision loss? Have some to share? Discover and share tips, unique to vision loss, for connecting to the information and support you are looking for. Resource Roundtable meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 7pm Central Time. For the Zoom information, go to hadley.edu/ResourceChat to sign up for a...

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Virtual PE (Middle School and High School)

Join NWABA for a virtual PE session for middle school and high school students. This will be an hour of Pilates with some time to connect with peers. All instruction will be fully accessible to all learners.

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Virtual PE (Pre-K to Elementary)

Join NWABA for a virtual PE session for pre-K and elementary students. This will be an hour of locomotor skills and games with some time to connect with peers. All instruction will be fully accessible to all learners.

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Hadley Growers

If you have a green thumb (or you'd like to have one) join us as we swap success stories, talk about our favorite plants, and generally 'dish the dirt' on all things horticultural. Hadley Growers meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 4pm Central Time. For the Zoom information, go to hadley.edu/Gardening to sign...

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Open Mic Night

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Come share your talent, music, poetry, stories, etc. with our fun and awesome community! Your performance material can be up to 10 minutes in length! Please keep performances family appropriate with no profanity! Reoccurring every Wednesday. For a full list of weekly calls, vist: https://acb.org/ACB-community-conference-calls    

Tips and Tricks Around the House

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We’ve all come to vision loss in different ways and times in our lives. Here’s an opportunity to ask those, “How do you do this?” questions and share tried and true techniques with one another. Join Elizabeth for this open chat. Disclaimer: The purpose of this group is for peer support only. It is not...

Resistance Training 101

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It’s time for an upper body workout using resistance bands. Hand weights, Soup cans, or other household items can be substituted. These exercises can be done sitting or standing. Let’s all get moving with Leslie Spoone, Certified Aerobic Instructor and Personal Trainer.   Reoccurring every Thursday.

BENEFITS OF AUDIO DESCRIPTION IN EDUCATION CONTEST — “BADIE”

October 9, 2020 - The American Council of the Blind's Audio Description Project (ACB-ADP) and the Described and Captioned Media Program (DCMP) are continuing their co-sponsorship of an exciting opportunity for blind and visually impaired young people, in four categories from ages 7 to 21: the Benefits of Audio Description in Education (BADIE) contest.  ...

Bend for Braille

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Get your virtual "ommm" on for Braille Literacy Month with National Braille Press and Registered Yoga Instructor Jillian Ricks on Saturday, January 23rd! Each ticket includes a virtual pass into our Bend for Braille Zoom Yoga class led by Jillian Ricks, a Registered Yoga Teacher, friend of NBP, braille reader, and owner of Jillian's Healing...

$35.00