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...

Murder Mystery is Back!

It’s a spooky time of year with a definite chill in the air. Anything can happen at this virtual murder mystery. Do you have the skills to solve it? Perhaps you will be the victim. Or will you be the party found guilty? Join us as we find out together. To participate in this event,...

Free

The Impact of the Need for Closure for Students and Youth Who are Deafblind

Online

This session will answer the questions: What is closure?Why do we want and need closure?What happens if we do not get closure?Why might lack of closure be a significant source of stress for children and youth who are deafblind?What can we do to provide closure for children and youth who are deafblind? Description: Join us...

Recurring

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...

Recurring

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Hiring outreach for persons with disabilities

Sign language interpreter and CART services will be provided for this event.  FIND OUT ABOUT Schedule A hiring for persons with disabilities Positions available at the EPA Building a federal resume Creating a profile and submitting an application on USAJOBS.gov Access to Hiring Tutorials Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Accessibility efforts at EPA The EPA’s role...

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Recurring

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.

Recurring

Braille Study Group (ongoing)

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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...

Raising Confident and Competent Children

Facilitator: Valerie Anderson, Certified Facilitator from Triple P Program This meeting is the second part of a six-part workshop series on?The Powers of Positive Parenting.? Last month, we discussed what it means to be a positive parent. This month, we will dive deeper into the topic and discuss ways we can raise our children to...

Recurring

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...

Recurring

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

Exploring & Accessing Soundscapes App

Michael Mulligan, an Orientation and Mobility Specialist will join us as we download, learn the layout and navigate with the Soundscapes App. Learn what is nearby, how to create your own landmark, and virtually place yourself in other locations to explore ahead of time. If you want to participate in this workshop, click on the...

Free