California Transcribers and Educators for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CTEBVI) Conference

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The California Transcribers and Educators for the Blind and Visually Impaired (CTEBVI) invites you to Save the dates for our 65th Conference; TIPPING POINT  A VIRTUAL Gathering, April 15-17, 2021 Registration will begin soon, and there is no charge for full access to all conference events, 80 workshops and the exhibit hall. All times posted are Pacific...

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.

Fit & Fabulous Series: Pilates and Functional movement with Laura

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Laura Campelia is a Certified STOTT Pilates Instructor and a Certified Functional Movement Screening Practitioner. One of Laura’s favorite sayings is, “How well you move is just as important as how much you move.” As a lead Pilates instructor, she uses the practice of Pilates to help you understand the “how” and “why” of movement so you...

Job Accommodation Network (JAN): Your Resource in Challenging Environments

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DJ Hendricks, EdD, is the Director of the Center for Disability Inclusion at West Virginia University. Dr. Hendricks began her work at West Virginia University in 1979 and has worked on the Job Accommodation Network (JAN) project since its inception in 1983.         During times of economic stress, leveraging all available resources is vital. JAN...

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...

Apps We Like and How to Use Them:

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Let’s take a deeper dive into both phone and computer apps we are using. We will have longer demonstrations of apps from There's an App for that, and any other apps we find useful are fair game. While different apps may be brought by the facilitator, we invite attendees to come with their favorite apps...

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.

Council of Citizens with Low Vision Monday Night Call

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Join CCLVI's Mondsy Chat for a fun and informative discussion on a wide range of topics at 8PM Eastern. Join Zoom Meetinghttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/95023608739?pwd=REM2UnJmOThjZFY1eGcxM1RDSmpTQT09 Meeting ID: 950 2360 8739Passcode: 655392One tap mobile+16465588656,,95023608739#,,,,,,0#,,655392# US (New York)+13017158592,,95023608739#,,,,,,0#,,655392# US (Washington D.C)

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...

Catch the Rhyme! Poetry Webinar for Blind Kids & Friends

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In celebration of National Poetry Month, join Young Ant and other special guests for a youth poetry/spoken word webinar on April 21 from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT!  We will share rhythmic readings of poems from Hip Hop Speaks to Children: A Celebration of Poems with a Beat. Also,Young Ant, whose song "Stick Walk" is an...