Path to Guide Dog E-Series

Online

Guide Dogs for the Blind is excited to inform you about our Path to a Guide Dog E-Series! This free virtual learning opportunity will cover a variety of topics about the guide dog lifestyle over the course of three ninety-minute sessions. This event is intended for individuals who are blind or visually impaired, (including family...

Recurring

Open Mic Night

Online

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    

VISION EXPO (VIRTUAL 2 DAY EVENT)

Vision Expo is Blind Service Association's annual event that brings together some of the top researchers, healthcare providers, and organizations that provide services and products for the blind and vision impaired community. You can learn about the latest scientific updates, tools, and resources at during our two day event. On Thursday, September 23rd you will...

Free
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Tips and Tricks Around the House

Online

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...

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Resistance Training 101

Online

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.

Recycling for Sight Volunteering

Lions Center and Vista Center are partnering together with an exciting opportunity! Vista Center San Jose has been designated as the location for monthly delivery of approximately 100,000 eye glasses which will be prepared and shipped Internationally to Prisons and other identified partners who will provide the eye glasses to those in need. Let’s put...

Free
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Braille Study Group (ongoing)

Online

Our Braille study group meets every Saturday at 11:30 AM Eastern, and is led by staff and volunteers at NYPL's Andrew Heiskell Braille and Talking Book Library. We are open to anyone: whether you are a Braille beginner or fully fluent, blind or sighted, you are welcome to attend. We know that studying Braille at...

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Easy Chair Yoga

Online

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.

Recurring

The Ins and Outs of Sight Loss Later in Life:

Online

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...

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Tech It Out

Join us to learn tips about everyday technology, ask your questions, and share your own experiences. Tech It Out meets the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7pm Central Time. For the Zoom information, go to hadley.edu/TechItOut to sign up for a free account. This will save your settings and give you access to all...

Free

Introduction to Microsoft Teams

This workshop is an introduction to Microsoft Teams, which is a chat based collaboration tool providing video and audio chat, sharing files, folders, video and other content. Learn how to sign in and navigate this useful app. To participate in the workshop, click on the website registration link. If you have questions please contact Stephanie...

Free
Recurring

Open Mic Night

Online

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