Centennial Events

Be part of CNIB's centennial festivities by attending a birthday party or other celebration event in your area! For more information on specific events, please contact the event contact person listed or your regional office.

Centennial Celebrations:

  • March 3, 2018 - Kamloops, British Columbia
    • Desert Gardens, 540 Seymour St
  • March 6, 2018 - Prince George, British Columbia
    • Prince George Public Library, 888 Canada Games Way
    • 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    • RSVP to attend by Tuesday February 27, 2018 to cheryl.nguyen@vlrehab.ca or call 250-563-1702
  • March 17, 2018 - Winnipeg, Manitoba
    • TYC Event Centre, 1405 St Matthews Ave
  • March 21, 2018 - Ottawa, Ontario
    • Canadian War Museum, 1 Vimy Pl
  • March 21, 2018 - Grande Prairie, Alberta
    • Grande Prairie Public Library – Rotary Room, 9839 103 Ave #101
  • March 21, 2018 - Fredericton, New Brunswick
    • Government House, 51 Woodstock Rd
      • hosted by the Honourable Lieutenant Governor Jocelyne Roy Vienneau
  • March 21, 2018 - Halifax, Nova Scotia
    • City Hall, 1841 Argyle St
  • March 21, 2018 - Charlottetown, PEI
    • PEI Brewing Company, 96 Kensington Rd
  • March 21, 2018 - Regina, Saskatchewan
    • Ramada Hotel, 1818 Victoria Avenue
  • March 23, 2018 - Victoria, British Columbia
    • Jazz and Afternoon Tea
    • 2340 Richmond Road
    • 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
    • RSVP to attend by March 9th, 2018 at debbie.erb@cnib.ca or call 250-595-1100
  • March 27, 2018 - Kitchener/Waterloo, Ontario
    • "The Past, Present & Future"
    • Kitchener City Hall, 200 King St. W
  • April 11, 2018 - Lethbridge, Alberta
    • City Hall, 910 4 Ave S
  • April 11, 2018 - North Bay
    • North Bay Public Library, 271 Worthington St E
  • April 12, 2018 - Toronto, Ontario
    • Wychwood Barns, 601 Christie St
  • April 18, 2018 - Red Deer, Alberta
    • Golden Circle Senior Resource Centre, 4620 47 Ave
  • April 25, 2018 - Medicine Hat, Alberta
    • Medicine Hat College – Main Hall & Theatre, 299 College Dr
  • May 3, 2018 - Richmond Hill, Ontario
    • Cosmo Music Hall, 10 Via Renzo Drive
    • 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    • RSVP by April 20 to sarah.hsu@cnib.ca or 437-991-5134
  • May 9, 2018 - Edmonton, Alberta
    • City Hall, 1 Sir Winston Churchill Square
  • May 24, 2018 - St. John's, Newfoundland
    • City Hall, E.B. Foran Room, 10 New Gower St
  • May 24, 2018 - Calgary, Alberta
    • CNIB Office, 10 11A Street NE
  • May 29, 2018 - Ottawa, Ontario
    • Library and Archives Canada, 395 Wellington St
  • June 5, 2018 - Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
    • Baker Centre, 5710 50 Ave
  • June 23, 2018 - MacTier (Lake Joe), Ontario
    • "Celebrate Muskoka: Clam Bake"
    • CNIB Lake Joseph Centre, 4 Joe Finley Way

Other Events:

  • February 3, 2018 - Thunder Bay
    • Music in the Dark (Thunder Bay Symphony)
  • March 15, 2018 - St. John's, Newfoundland
    • Volunteer Recognition
    • Government House, 50 Military Rd
  • March 17, 2018 - Abbotsford, British Columbia
    • Blind Hockey Game
    • Abbotsford Recreation Centre, 2499 MacMillian Road
    • 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm (hockey game)
    • 3:15 pm - 5:00 pm (free skate for clients & families)
    • Please RSVP by sending an email to alyasha.reid@cnib.ca or call 604-746-1192 ext. 6076
  • March 18, 2018 - Vancouver, British Columbia
    • Descriptive Audio Production of “The Velveteen Rabbit” (Ages 3-8)
    • Carousel Theatre for Young People, 1411 Cartwright St (Granville Island)
    • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
    • RSVP to Vanessa.Bailey@cnib.ca or call 604-431-2121 ext. 6018
  • March 19, 2018 - Regina, Saskatchewan
    • MLA Reception
    • Legislative Building, 2405 Legislative Dr
  • March 20, 2018 - Sudbury, Ontario
    • Open House
    • CNIB Office, 303 York St
  • March 21, 2018 - Winnipeg, Manitoba
    • Open House
    • CNIB Office, 1080 Portage Ave
  • March 23, 2018 - Sydney, Nova Scotia
    • Flag Raising
    • City Hall, 320 Esplanade St
  • March 24, 2018 - Thunder Bay, Ontario
    • Party and Volunteer Recognition
    • Victoria Inn, Embassy Ball Room, 555 Arthur St W
  • March 28, 2018 - Barrie, Ontario
    • Dining in the Dark
    • Scarpaccio Restaurant, 81 Hart Dr
  • March 30, 2018 - Toronto, Ontario
    • Blind Hockey Canada Tournament
  • April 19, 2018 - Barrie, Ontario
    • Party & Volunteer Recognition
    • Scarpaccio Restaurant, 81 Hart Dr
  • April 19, 2018 - Sudbury, Ontario
    • Dining in the Dark
    • Verdicchio Ristorante, 1351–D Kelly Lake Rd Unit 1
  • May 24, 2018 - St. John's Newfoundland
    • Flag Raising
    • St. John's City Hall, 10 New Gower St