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CNIB Night Steps - Kanata September 23, 2017 Ontario

9/23/2017 5:30 PM

Brookstreet Hotel, 525 Legget Dr, Kanata

Ontario

Guess who’s having a birthday? Come celebrate a century of change with us at CNIB Night Steps – a fun and easy fundraising walk under the stars. Bring your family and friends for a glow-in-the-dark celebration and help CNIB brighten the night. Your fundraising efforts will support life-changing programs for people with sight loss right here in our community. Register today or make a pledge at cnibnightsteps.ca.

Contact Email: nightstepskanata@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: http://cannib.convio.net/site/TR/NightSteps/General?fr_id=1322&pg=entry

Eye Van in Wawa September 25, 2017 Ontario

9/25/2017 12:00 AM

Lady Dunn Health Centre, 17 Government Rd, Wawa

Ontario

The CNIB Eye Van is a fully-equipped mobile eye care unit, providing critical medical eye care to remote areas of northern Ontario, where these types of services are typically available. Appointments are booked in advance by referral only at the community level. Contact your doctor or optometrist for more information and to obtain a referral.

Contact Name/Phone Number: Sandra Mulcahey, Coordinator Mobile Eye Care Unit, 705-675-2468 Ext 5419

Contact Email: sandra.mulcahey@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: http://www.cnib.ca/eyevan

Kingston Technology and Information Fair September 25, 2017 Ontario

9/25/2017 9:00 AM

Royal Canadian Legion, 734 Montreal St., Kingston, ON K7K 3J4

Ontario

Are you or someone you know experiencing vision loss? Come learn about CNIB programs and services, various eye conditions and check out the latest technology for people who are blind or partially sighted at the CNIB Kingston Technology and Information Fair. There will be a number of items on display including Digital Accessible Information System (DAISY) players, Closed-Circuit Televisions, Computers with large print and speech, Scanners, Note Takers, Day Planners and more!

Contact Name/Phone Number: Maryse: (613) 542-4975 x.5088

Ottawa Technology and Information Fair September 26, 2017 Ontario

9/26/2017 10:00 AM

Ottawa City Hall, Main Floor, 110 Laurier Ave. West, Ottawa

Ontario

A unique opportunity to explore a range of assistive devices and services that promote independence for individuals who are blind and partially sighted. Learn about various options for accessing mobile and computer technology through speech and large print programs, view and explore specialized technical aids such as talking book readers, talking clocks and watches, magnifiers, playing cards, etc., learn about and register for services and recreational groups such as sports, social, and leisure activities, check-out employment & technology groups & programs, try out the new accessible City of Ottawa iBeacons using the Key2access app. There’s something for everyone! Workshop List: BrailleNote Touch Apple IOS 11 Upgrade and Accessibility Features Canadialog - The Ultimate Battle Between Kangaroo and ElBraille OrCam – Breakthrough Technology for Individuals with Vision Loss Discussing Accessibility of OPL Digital Collections and Applications An Overview of Assistive Technology For more information, please contact: Richard Marsolais: 613-563-4021 x 5029 Or toll free: 1-866-842-9071 Email: Richard.marsolais@vlrehab.ca

Contact Name/Phone Number: Richard Marsolais: Richard.marsolais@vlrehab.ca

Contact Email: 613-563-4021 x 5029

Career Support & Employment Program Workshop September 27, 2017 Alberta

9/27/2017 2:00 AM

CNIB Calgary office: 10-11a Street NE, Calgary

Alberta

CNIB invites our valuable Calgary members to a workshop to introduce our new, Career Support & Employment Program! You will learn about the 4 categories of the program and how it can help you in your career goals! The event is broken into two segments to accomodate unique schedules. The first is held from 2pm until 4pm and the second segment is held from 6pm until 8pm. To register please contact Ted Bonar - Program Lead, Career Support and Employment

Contact Name/Phone Number: Ted Bonar - 403-261-7217

Contact Email: ted.bonar@cnib.ca

Nanaimo Mobile Day September 27, 2017 British Columbia & Northern Canada

9/27/2017 10:00 AM

Social Center Lounge C, Beban Park - 2300 Bowen Road

British Columbia & Northern Canada

Drop by and visit with CNIB and Vision Loss Rehabilitation Specialists offering the following charitable services free of charge: • Assistive Technology • Independent Travel Techniques • Independent Living Skills • Low Vision Services As well as Shop CNIB offering: • Talking watches • Large button phones • Magnifiers • Assistive technology devices Accepting Cash, Cheque, Visa and MasterCard

Contact Name/Phone Number: 250-595-1100 or toll free 1-800-563-2942

Public Education Event - Vegerville September 27, 2017 Alberta

9/27/2017 1:00 PM

Vegerville Sunshine Club - 4630 49th St, Vegerville, AB

Alberta

We at CNIB invite you to join us in our presentation where you will learn more about vision loss in Canada, CNIB and Vision Loss Rehabilitation Alberta. We also offer specialty products designed for individuals with low vision. CNIB welcomes and encourages family, friends, and community members – whether living with vision loss or not – to join us for an engaging and educational afternoon! After the presentation, there will an opportunity for hands-on experience with low vision aids and technical devices. Products from the CNIB Shop will be for sale (cash, cheques, credit cards only).

Contact Name/Phone Number: Merico Tesolin - 780-652-0216

Contact Email: merico.tesolin@cnib.ca

Parksville Mobile Day September 28, 2017 British Columbia & Northern Canada

9/28/2017 10:00 AM

Red Cedar Room, Parksville Community Center - 132 E Jensen Avenue

British Columbia & Northern Canada

Drop by and visit with CNIB and Vision Loss Rehabilitation Specialists offering the following charitable services free of charge: • Assistive Technology • Independent Travel Techniques • Independent Living Skills • Low Vision Services As well as Shop CNIB offering: • Talking watches • Large button phones • Magnifiers • Assistive technology devices Accepting Cash, Cheque, Visa and MasterCard

Contact Name/Phone Number: 250-595-1100 or toll free 1-800-563-2942

CNIB Mobile Day in Surrey September 28, 2017 British Columbia & Northern Canada

9/28/2017 10:00 AM

Surrey Central Public Library, Room 418, 10350 University Drive, Surrey, BC

British Columbia & Northern Canada

Drop by the Surrey Central Public Library and visit with CNIB & Vision Loss Rehabilitation British Columbia Specialists offering the following charitable services free of charge: • Assistive Technology• Independent Travel Techniques • Independent Living Skills• Low Vision Services You can also browse and buy from Shop CNIB:• Talking watches• Large button phones • Magnifiers• Assistive technology devices Accepting Cash, Cheque, Visa and MasterCard Important: The room is on the 4th floor of the Library There will be volunteers to guide visitors to the room.

Contact Name/Phone Number: For information, please call 604-431-2121 or toll free 1-800-563-2642

CNIB Night Steps - Sudbury September 28, 2017 Ontario

9/28/2017 6:00 PM

Ramsey Lake Boardwalk, 506 Elizabeth St, Sudbury

Ontario

Guess who’s having a birthday? Come celebrate a century of change with us at CNIB Night Steps – a fun and easy fundraising walk under the stars. Bring your family and friends for a glow-in-the-dark celebration and help CNIB brighten the night. Your fundraising efforts will support life-changing programs for people with sight loss right here in our community. Register today or make a pledge at cnibnightsteps.ca.

Contact Email: nightstepsontario@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: http://cannib.convio.net/site/TR/NightSteps/General?fr_id=1341&pg=entry

2017 Visions Lounge September 28, 2017 Newfoundland & Labrador

9/28/2017 7:00 PM

Loose Tie, George Street, St John's

Newfoundland & Labrador

Join us for a casual evening of mingling and cocktails at Loose Tie, above Greensleeves, overlooking the world famous George Street. Enjoy delicious finger foods, live entertainment, raffles, a silent auction, and an outstanding live auction.

Contact Name/Phone Number: Amanda HAlliday

Contact Email: Amanda.Halliday@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: http://www.cnib.ca/en/newfoundland/events/Pages/Visions-Lounge.aspx

CNIB Night Steps - Kitchener/Waterloo September 29, 2017 Ontario

9/29/2017 6:00 PM

Victoria Park, 32 Dill Street, Kitchener

Ontario

Guess who’s having a birthday? Come celebrate a century of change with us at CNIB Night Steps – a fun and easy fundraising walk under the stars. Bring your family and friends for a glow-in-the-dark celebration and help CNIB brighten the night. Your fundraising efforts will support life-changing programs for people with sight loss right here in our community. Register today or make a pledge at cnibnightsteps.ca.

Contact Email: nightstepskw@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: http://cannib.convio.net/site/TR/NightSteps/General?fr_id=1347&pg=entry

CNIB Night Steps - St. Catharines September 29, 2017 Ontario

9/29/2017 6:00 PM

Grantham Lions Hall, 732 Niagara St, St. Catharines

Ontario

Guess who’s having a birthday? Come celebrate a century of change with us at CNIB Night Steps – a fun and easy fundraising walk under the stars. Bring your family and friends for a glow-in-the-dark celebration and help CNIB brighten the night. Your fundraising efforts will support life-changing programs for people with sight loss right here in our community. Register today or make a pledge at cnibnightsteps.ca.

Contact Email: nightstepsniagara@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: http://cannib.convio.net/site/TR/NightSteps/General?fr_id=1344&pg=entry

Woman 2 Warrior September 30, 2017 British Columbia & Northern Canada

9/30/2017 9:00 AM

Swangard Stadium, 3883 Imperial Street, Burnaby, BC, V5G 4H7

British Columbia & Northern Canada

Woman 2 Warrior is a non-timed fun run covering approximately 5km of trails, track, and grass. The course features obstacles to test strength, agility, balance, and sense of adventure. This is a female only event with all funds raised by teams and individuals that register as a “CNIB Charity Warrior” supporting our great CNIB programs and services. Men, don’t worry we haven’t left you out! You can participate by helping with fundraising efforts and cheering for the CNIB supporting teams at the event! As well, we need you to encourage your partners, family and friends to join. We are also looking for event volunteers! Visit www.woman2warrior.ca to register today as a “CNIB Charity Warrior” and create your own team or register as an individual.

Contact Name/Phone Number: Carerra Teal - 604-431-2121 ext.6037

Contact Email: Carrera.Teal@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: https://easterseals.akaraisin.com/Common/Event/Home.aspx?seid=14051&mid=8

CNIB Night Steps - Calgary September 30, 2017 Alberta

9/30/2017 5:30 PM

University of Calgary (TFDL Quad)

Alberta

It’s time for CNIB Night Steps Calgary – a fun and easy fundraising walk under the stars. Bring your family and friends for a glow-in-the-dark celebration and help CNIB brighten the night. Your fundraising efforts will support life-changing programs for people with sight loss right here in our community. Register today or make a pledge at cnibnightsteps.ca.

Contact Email: NightSteps.AB@cnib.ca

Eye Van in Chapleau October 02, 2017 Ontario

10/2/2017 12:00 AM

Medical Centre/FHT, 2 Broomhead Rd, Chapleau

Ontario

The CNIB Eye Van is a fully-equipped mobile eye care unit, providing critical medical eye care to remote areas of northern Ontario, where these types of services are typically available. Appointments are booked in advance by referral only at the community level. Contact your doctor or optometrist for more information and to obtain a referral.

Contact Name/Phone Number: Sandra Mulcahey, Coordinator Mobile Eye Care Unit, 705-675-2468 Ext 5419

Contact Email: sandra.mulcahey@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: http://www.cnib.ca/eyevan

Eye Van in Gore Bay October 10, 2017 Ontario

10/10/2017 12:00 AM

Lyons Memorial Church, 17 Meredith St, Gore Bay

Ontario

The CNIB Eye Van is a fully-equipped mobile eye care unit, providing critical medical eye care to remote areas of northern Ontario, where these types of services are typically available. Appointments are booked in advance by referral only at the community level. Contact your doctor or optometrist for more information and to obtain a referral.

Contact Name/Phone Number: Sandra Mulcahey, Coordinator Mobile Eye Care Unit, 705-675-2468 Ext 5419

Contact Email: sandra.mulcahey@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: http://www.cnib.ca/eyevan

Eye Van in Mindemoya October 16, 2017 Ontario

10/16/2017 12:00 AM

Mindemoya Curling Club, 103 Thorne St, Mindemoya

Ontario

The CNIB Eye Van is a fully-equipped mobile eye care unit, providing critical medical eye care to remote areas of northern Ontario, where these types of services are typically available. Appointments are booked in advance by referral only at the community level. Contact your doctor or optometrist for more information and to obtain a referral.

Contact Name/Phone Number: Sandra Mulcahey, Coordinator Mobile Eye Care Unit, 705-675-2468 Ext 5419

Contact Email: sandra.mulcahey@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: http://www.cnib.ca/eyevan

Duncan Mobile Day October 17, 2017 British Columbia & Northern Canada

10/17/2017 10:00 AM

Mesachie Room, Island Savings Center - 2687 James Street

British Columbia & Northern Canada

Drop by and visit with CNIB and Vision Loss Rehabilitation Specialists offering the following charitable services free of charge: • Assistive Technology • Independent Travel Techniques • Independent Living Skills • Low Vision Services As well as Shop CNIB offering: • Talking watches • Large button phones • Magnifiers • Assistive technology devices Accepting Cash, Cheque, Visa and MasterCard

Contact Name/Phone Number: 250-595-1100 or toll free 1-800-563-2942

CNIB Night Steps - Edmonton October 18, 2017 Alberta

10/18/2017 6:00 PM

Borden Park - 7703 Borden Park Rd NW

Alberta

It’s time for the second annual CNIB Night Steps Edmonton – a fun and easy fundraising walk under the stars. Bring your family and friends for a glow-in-the-dark celebration and help CNIB brighten the night. Your fundraising efforts will support life-changing programs for people with sight loss right here in our community. Register today or make a pledge at cnibnightsteps.ca.

Contact Email: NightSteps.AB@cnib.ca

Eye Van in Wikwemikong October 23, 2017 Ontario

10/23/2017 12:00 AM

Health Centre, 19A Complex Dr, Wikwemikong

Ontario

The CNIB Eye Van is a fully-equipped mobile eye care unit, providing critical medical eye care to remote areas of northern Ontario, where these types of services are typically available. Appointments are booked in advance by referral only at the community level. Contact your doctor or optometrist for more information and to obtain a referral.

Contact Name/Phone Number: Sandra Mulcahey, Coordinator Mobile Eye Care Unit, 705-675-2468 Ext 5419

Contact Email: sandra.mulcahey@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: http://www.cnib.ca/eyevan

2017 TTC Pass Distribution - Toronto January 3 - December 31, 2017 Ontario

12/31/2017 9:00 AM

CNIB Centre, 1929 Bayview Avenue, Toronto

Ontario

As of Tuesday, January 3, your 2017 TTC pass will be available for pick-up. Please bring your 2016 TTC pass and your national ID card. Please note: there is a $10 processing fee for ID cards. Extended hours will be offered on Wednesday, January 4 and Wednesday, January 11 until 7 p.m.

Event Web Page: http://www.cnib.ca/en/news/Pages/2017-Toronto-Transit-Commission-(TTC)--Pass-Distribution-Information-Guide.aspx

CNIB Night Steps - Brantford March 01, 2018 Ontario

3/1/2018 6:00 PM

W. Ross Macdonald School, 350 Brant Ave., Brantford

Ontario

Guess who’s having a birthday? Come celebrate a century of change with us at CNIB Night Steps – a fun and easy fundraising walk under the stars. Bring your family and friends for a glow-in-the-dark celebration and help CNIB brighten the night. Your fundraising efforts will support life-changing programs for people with sight loss right here in our community. Register today or make a pledge at cnibnightsteps.ca. Exact event date in March to be confirmed.

Contact Email: nightstepsbrantford@cnib.ca

Event Web Page: http://cannib.convio.net/site/TR/NightSteps/General?fr_id=1345&pg=entry