British Columbia Events

Whether it’s a golf tournament, a garage sale or a black-tie gala with all the trimmings, CNIB events are a fantastic way to have a great time while supporting an organization that’s making a difference in your community. ​

Browse the list below for upcoming events happening in British Columbia. Or click here to find other ways to support CNIB.

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Upcoming Events

CNIB Sidney Mobile Day February 22, 2018

2/22/2018 11:00 AM

Shoal Centre (Craft Room) - 10030 Resthaven Drive, Sidney

Visit with CNIB Specialists to find out about Assistive Technology. Learn about Vision Loss Rehabilitation BC services including: Orientation & Mobility, Independent Living Skills, Low Vision Services. You can also purchase products from Shop CNIB. 

Contact Name/Phone Number: Debbie Erb 250-959-1100

Contact Email: Debbie.Erb@cnib.ca

CNIB Kamloops Centennial Celebration March 03, 2018

3/3/2018 10:00 AM

Desert Gardens Seniors' Community Centre, 540 Seymour St. Kamloops

​Come celebrate CNIB's 100th Anniversary and eat some cake! Learn about our programs and services. Plus take part in various activities including: blind golf putting, paper mazes using simulator glasses, 2 Braille stations, a vintage display with pictures. There will also be guide dog users throughout the day to answer questions.

Contact Name/Phone Number: Les Nolin, 250-374-8080

Contact Email: Les.Nolin@cnib.ca

CNIB Prince George Centennial Celebration March 06, 2018

3/6/2018 2:00 PM

Prince George Public Library, 888 Canada Games Way

Come celebrate 100 years of CNIB history at the Prince George Public Library. Please ​RSVP to attend by Tuesday February 27th.

Contact Name/Phone Number: RSVP by Feb 27th to Cheryl Nguyen at 250-563-1702

Contact Email: cheryl.nguyen@vlrehab.ca

Blind Hockey Game Celerbating CNIB's Centennial March 17, 2018

3/17/2018 1:30 PM

Abbotsford Recreation Centre - 2499 MacMillian Road, Abbotsford

To celebrate CNIB’s 100th Anniversary please join us March 17th at a very special hockey game. Come cheer on the Canucks Alumni as they participate in blind hockey in a unique game with the Vancouver Eclipse (a blind hockey team). Mixed teams of Canucks Alumni and Eclipse will allow the former NHL’ers to experience blind hockey first hand.Game time is 1:30pm.After the hockey game, there'll be an open skate with the Eclipse, Canucks Alumni, CNIB clients and their families. It’s open to all ages and cake and refreshments will be provided.Skates are complimentary of BC Blind Sports.The free skate will be from 3:15pm to 5:00pmPlease RSVP by sending an email to: alyasha.reid@cnib.ca

Contact Name/Phone Number: Alyasha Reid 604-746-1192 ext. 6076

Contact Email: Alyasha.Reid@cnib.ca

Descriptive Audio production of "The Velveteen Rabbit" for ages 3-8 March 18, 2018

3/18/2018 11:00 AM

Carousel Theatre, 1411 Cartwright (Granville Island), Vancouver

Come watch and enjoy the Velveteen Rabbit play at the Carrousel Theatre for Young People on Granville Island! This event is for children ages 3-8 and their adult companion.Descriptive Audio will be provided by VocalEye.• Doors open at 10: 00 a.m. Show starts at 11:00 a.m.After the play, children will have an opportunity to enjoy a touch and tell on stage. We then invite everyone to continue the celebration in the party room for social interactions and birthday cake. RSVP as tickets are limited

Contact Name/Phone Number: RSVP to Vanessa Bailey, 604-431-2121 ext. 6018

Contact Email: Vanessa.Bailey@cnib.ca

CNIB Victoria Centennial Celebration March 23, 2018

3/23/2018 2:30 PM

Silver Threads Auditorium, 2340 Richmond Road Victoria, BC

Come celebrate CNIB's 100th Anniversary with an afternoon of jazz and tea. RSVP to attend by March 9th, 2018 to debbie.erb@cnib.ca  or call 250-595-1100.

Contact Name/Phone Number: RSVP by March 9th to Debbie Erb at 250-595-1100

Contact Email: debbie.erb@cnib.ca

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