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Upcoming Events

27 May 2024
3:45 pm to 4:30 pm PDT
( 6:45 pm to 7:30 pm EDT )
Music for Kids – Monday Session
Virtual
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An illustration of two music notes.

Music Therapist Erin Koop hosts weekly sessions on Zoom for children and youth participants across the country. These interactive sessions are filled with songs, stories, and more!  Get ready to make some music!  This group runs on Zoom, every Monday from 3:45 to 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time.

28 May 2024
9:00 am to 10:00 am EDT
CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Coffee Break
Virtual
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White mug sitting on a wood table. The mug has a smiley face on it.

Join us for conversation, laughter, and a chance to reminisce about your favourite CNIB Lake Joe memories. Pour yourself a coffee, tea, or beverage of choice, login and connect with your friends from Lake Joe. Coffee Break meets every Tuesday from 9 to 10 a.m. Eastern Time. Zoom information will be provided after registering. 

28 May 2024
10:00 am to 11:00 am ADT
( 9:00 am to 10:00 am EDT )
Tuesday Zoom Coffee and Chat
Virtual
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A coffee cup sits on a table.

The informal coffee chat group is a chance to socialize and meet new people. It is a very warm and welcoming group of regulars and newcomers. Every Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m. Atlantic Time on Zoom. 

28 May 2024
10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
Eastern Canada Social Meet Up
Virtual
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A group of five people sit in a circle and engage in lively conversation.

Are you craving that social interaction you normally get from going for coffee with friends ? We are here to keep the virtual conversation going post pandemic! Since we've gotten to know each other, lets stay connected and share some good news stories, discuss practical tips and successes with others living with vision loss. Every Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m. Eastern Time on Zoom.

28 May 2024
10:30 am to 11:30 am EDT
Windsor Friendly Chat Group – Waitlist
In Person

Lions Manor Apartment
230 Strabane Ave.
Windsor ON N8Y 4V2
Canada

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A person sits in a group circle. Their hands are clasped in their lap.

If you are in the Windsor area and are looking for conversation, support and good practices, please sign up for our waitlist. This group will meet in-person once a month at Lions Manor Apartments.

28 May 2024
10:30 am to 11:30 am EDT
Toronto Friendly Chat Group – Waitlist
In Person

We hope that this group will start by being offered once a month in person.
1525 Yonge Street
Toronto ON M4T 1Z2
Canada

A person sits in a group circle. Their hands are clasped in their lap.
A person sits in a group circle. Their hands are clasped in their lap.

If you are in the Toronto area and are looking for conversation, support and good practices, please sign up for our waitlist. We hope that this group will start by being offered once a month in person. Once we are able to run this group, you will be contacted.

28 May 2024
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Kingston SmartLife Group & Demo Session
In Person

CNIB Kingston
826 Princess Street
Kingston ON K7L 1G3
Canada

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An illustration of a smartphone outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

A monthly technology group on assistive devices for Kingston-area participants. Last Tuesday of every month from 12 to 2 p.m at CNIB Kingston.

28 May 2024
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Belleville Book Club
Virtual
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a blue book with headphones resting on top.

Book Club for participants in the Belleville and surrounding area for those who love to read and would like to connect with others to discuss books. The Belleville Book Club meets on the fourth Tuesday of the month from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time on Zoom.

28 May 2024
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm EDT
Cooking with Linda
Virtual
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A carton of eggs. A whisk sits on a recipe book

Come and join Linda monthly to prepare different dishes you can eat yourself or share with family and friends. For a truly interactive experience, Linda welcomes you to cook and bake along with her in the comfort of your own kitchen! With an ILS often in attendance, bring along your questions as you might just learn a new trick to help you out. Fourth Tuesday of every month from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Zoom.

28 May 2024
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm EDT
Ottawa Archives Gallery Visit
In Person

City of Ottawa Archives
100 Tallwood Drive
Nepean, ON K2G 4R7
Canada

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An illustration of a smiling sunshine icon outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

Participants are invited to explore Jordan Danger’s newest solo exhibition which explores conversations with AI to collaborate on ideas, emotions, and politics. The end result: unique and sometimes eerie works. Sculptures will be handheld so that participants can enjoy the works to the fullest. The Ottawa Archives Gallery Visit will meet on Tuesday, May 28 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at the City of Ottawa Archives.

28 May 2024
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
Ontario North Connex
Virtual
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A person sits in a group circle. Their hands are clasped in their lap.

This is a virtual peer support group aimed at connecting participants all across the North region. Topics will vary from confidence building, technology, adjusting to vision loss. Biweekly on Tuesday from 3 to 4 p.m. Eastern Time on Zoom.

28 May 2024
2:30 pm to 3:15 pm PDT
( 5:30 pm to 6:15 pm EDT )
Music for Kids – Tuesday Session
Virtual
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An illustration of two music notes.

Music Therapist Erin Koop hosts weekly sessions on Zoom for children and youth participants across the country. These interactive sessions are filled with songs, stories, and more!  Get ready to make some music!  This group runs on Zoom, every Tuesday from 2:30 to 3:15 p.m. Pacific Time. 

28 May 2024
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm NDT
( 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm EDT )
Trivia
Virtual
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Scrabble cubes spell out the word "Trivia" on a table top.

Come together once a month for a trivia night! There will be a variety of different trivia games played. Fourth Tuesday of every month from 7 to 8 p.m. Newfoundland Time on Zoom

28 May 2024
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm EDT
Chair Yoga
Virtual
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A woman sits on a yoga mat and reaches for her toes to stretch.

Chair yoga is a good option for anyone with injuries or with mobility issues. You will need comfortable clothing and a sturdy chair without arms or armrests for this class. Techniques include breath work, gentle movement with repetition, postures, sitting meditation and relaxation. No experience required. Chair Yoga meets every Tuesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Zoom.

28 May 2024
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm ADT
( 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT )
Tech Talk Tuesday
Virtual
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An illustration of a smartphone outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

Come join us, your hosts Kevin, Brian and Pierre, as we resume the widely popular – Tech Talk Tuesday. In these hour-long, weekly Zoom sessions we will discuss accessible technology as well as its practical application in everyday life. You don’t need to know a lot about technology: you can just listen if you like. The group consists of beginners as well as advanced users of accessible technology. All questions and ideas are welcomed. Every Tuesday from 7 to 8 p.m. Atlantic Time on Zoom. 

28 May 2024
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Campfire
Virtual
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A campfire on a sandy beach.

Join us for a virtual Lake Joe campfire with traditional campfire songs and stories. Fun for all ages!

28 May 2024
7:30 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
Youth Job Club
Virtual
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CNIB Learning academy logo. A graphic-art illustration of a smiling face/icon wearing a graduation cap with white accents. Text: CNIB Learning Academy

Start your journey seeking a part-time or summer job with CNIB Learning Academy’s Youth Job Club!  There is no time like the present to begin your work experiences. Having a part-time or summer job will put some money in your pocket, and you give valuable skills that employers are looking for. Facilitated by staff with sight loss, this five-session program will give participants an edge in looking for your first summer or part-time job. Virtual sessions are hosted on Zoom every Tuesday (May 14 to June 18) from 7:30 to 8 p.m. Eastern Time.

28 May 2024
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm EDT
CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Karaoke & Talent Show
Virtual
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Young woman wearing headphones singing into a microphone

Karaoke is like an instant party...let's belt out some tunes together. Join us on Tuesdays, 8-9 p.m. Eastern Time. Zoom information will be provided after registering. 

29 May 2024
9:00 am to 10:00 am EDT
CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Music and More
Virtual
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Man seated in front of an open laptop playing guitar

Get your creative juices flowing as we put your song ideas to music. Join us on Wednesdays, 9-10 a.m. Eastern Time.

29 May 2024
10:30 am to 12:30 pm ADT
( 9:30 am to 11:30 am EDT )
CNIB Mobile Hub: Fredericton, New Brunswick
In Person

Fredericton Public Library
12 Rue Carleton Street
Fredericton NB E3B 5P4
Canada

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CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

The CNIB Mobile Hub visits Fredericton on Wednesday, May 29 at the Fredericton Public Library (12 Rue Carleton Street, Fredericton) from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Explore the schedule and register.

29 May 2024
10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
The Bookends Book Club
Virtual
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a blue book with headphones resting on top.

If you love books, this group is for you! This group features guest authors as well as weeks where a different genre or theme are picked. People read their choice of book on the theme and come ready to discuss. It's a great way to build your reading list and learn about what others are reading and the technology they use to access their books. Every Wednesday from 10 to 11 a.m. Eastern Time on Zoom. 

29 May 2024
10:30 am to 11:30 am EDT
Hamilton Friendly Chat Group – Waitlist
In Person
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A person sits in a group circle. Their hands are clasped in their lap.

This is a waitlist for when we have enough interest in the Hamilton area for a Friendly Chat Peer Social Group. The program will be for those who are wanting friendly conversation and encouragement.

29 May 2024
10:30 am to 11:30 am EDT
London Friendly Chat Group – Waitlist
In Person
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A person sits in a group circle. Their hands are clasped in their lap.

This is a waitlist for when we have enough interest in the London area for a Friendly Chat Peer Social Group. The program will be for those who are wanting friendly conversation and encouragement.

29 May 2024
10:30 am to 11:30 am EDT
Brantford Friendly Chat Group – Waitlist
In Person
A person sits in a group circle. Their hands are clasped in their lap.
A person sits in a group circle. Their hands are clasped in their lap.

This is a waitlist for when we have enough interest in the Brantford area for a Friendly Chat Peer Social Group. The program will be for those who are wanting friendly conversation and encouragement.

29 May 2024
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
CNIB SmartLife: May Virtual Technology Fair
Virtual
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CNIB SmartLife logo. An illustration of an illuminated lightbulb with yellow accents. To the right of the light bulb is the text: CNIB SmartLife.

Join CNIB SmartLife as we feature the latest innovations in assistive technology – we bring the technology fair to you in this virtual monthly event. Are you interested in wearable technology? Would you like to learn about the features and benefits of the Envision Glasses and the OrCam MyEye 2 Pro? Join Robert Hampson and Stephen Ricci of CNIB SmartLife as they provide an overview and demonstration of these text to speech solutions using optical character recognition (OCR) and AI. A sneak peak of the ARX headset will also be included. Wednesday, May 29 from 12 to 1 p.m. Eastern Time on Zoom.

29 May 2024
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Afternoon Games
Virtual
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Board game with two colourful game pieces on a blue circle with the word "START"

Book some time to play today! Join us on Wednesdays from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time. Zoom information will be provided after registering. 

29 May 2024
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
Brampton Guitar/Ukulele Lessons
In Person

CNIB Brampton Community Hub
7700 Hurontario St #400A
Brampton ON L6Y 4M3
Canada

A man strums on a guitar.
A man strums on a guitar.

If your interested in learning how to play the guitar or or ukulele, or even just advance your skills, these lessons are here for you! Each lesson will be 30 minutes. You are welcome to bring your own guitar/ukulele, and one will be available if needed.

29 May 2024
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm EDT
Come To Work – Achieving Your Goals
In Person

CNIB London Community Hub
171 Queens Ave Suite 101
London ON N6A 5J7
Canada

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An illustration of a briefcase outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

Join Roger Khouri from CNIB's Come to Work program for a presentation on all things employment. What is the Come to Work program? What skills do they teach? How do they connect you with employers? Enjoy a coffee while you learn. Come armed with all your questions. Wednesday, May 29 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at the CNIB London Community Hub.

29 May 2024
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
Gentle Yoga
Virtual
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A woman kneels on a yoga mat and stretches in a downward dog pose.

This class is designed for all level yogis. Relaxed pace to release anxiety and calm the body. Students will be guided into meditation, breathing techniques, yoga poses and relaxation. Please bring a yoga mat, a blanket, a big towel and an open mind to learn something new! Gentle Yoga runs every Wednesday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Zoom.

29 May 2024
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm EDT
Durham VIP Peer Social
In Person

Abilities Centre Whitby
1 Jim Flaherty Street
Whitby ON L1N 0J2
Canada

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A support group of eight people sit in chairs in a circle and engage in lively conversation.

This group is for residents living in and around Durham Region. We are all at different stages of vision loss and this group is an opportunity to share experiences and learn from one another. Let’s talk about our challenges, strategies we’ve developed, opportunities we’ve gained or are seeking, realizations we’ve had, etc. Last Wednesday of every month from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Abilities Centre in Whitby. 

29 May 2024
6:30 pm to 7:00 pm EDT
Read Aloud to Me: Stories for Children
Virtual
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An illustration of a smiling sunshine icon outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

Children of all ages across the country are welcome to participate in our live reading series Read Aloud to Me. Join us every Wednesday as experienced volunteers give life to picture books, chapter books and short stories. While stories chosen are geared to participants between the ages of 7 to 12, anyone who would enjoy listening is welcome. Every Wednesday from 6:30 to 7 p.m. Eastern Time on Zoom.

29 May 2024
7:00 pm to 7:30 pm EDT
Zoom Room for Kids
Virtual
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A young child sits at a desktop computer. The computer screen displays a Zoom call.

The Zoom Zoom Room is growing up, and is now called the Zoom Room for Kids! Children ages 6-10 and older, non-verbal participants are invited to join us as we use music to build our social skills. Each session will be all about the special things going on that month. Make sure to come regularly, because each session you will work as a team to create your own special song. Certified music therapist Melissa Murphy will also have lots of songs and stories to share that are perfect for singing and dancing along. Every Wednesday from 7 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Zoom. 

30 May 2024
9:00 am to 10:00 am EDT
CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Get Active
Virtual
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A woman sitting down to tie up her running shoes. A yoga mat and dumbbell are beside her.

There are so many different ways to get active and feel great from the comfort of your own home! Join us every Thursday from 9-10am EST to get moving!

30 May 2024
10:30 am to 12:30 pm NDT
( 9:00 am to 11:00 am EDT )
Coffee Time
Virtual
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A coffee cup sits on a table.

This is a virtual group that gets together every Thursday morning for a general group conversation. There is no planned topic of conversation but it is kept positive and light! Every Thursday from 10:30 to 12:30 p.m. Newfoundland Time on Zoom.

30 May 2024
9:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
Get on Board – Thunder Bay Town Hall
In Person

CNIB Thunder Bay
229 Camelot Street
Thunder Bay ON P7A 4B2
Canada

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An illustration of a megaphone outlined in a black paintbrush-style design with yellow accents. To the right of the icon is the text: Get on Board!

The “Get on Board” campaign will take place in 12 municipalities across Canada from May 6-June 6, 2024. Campaign activities include a secret rider survey and a Town Hall where we'll discuss our findings and the actions required to enhance accessibility on our transit system. We hope you can join us on May 30 to share your experiences and ideas of how we can improve transit accessibility in Thunder Bay!

30 May 2024
10:00 am to 3:00 pm EDT
CNIB Mobile Hub: Brantford, Ontario
In Person

Brantford Public Library
173 Colborne Street
Brantford ON N3T 2G8
Canada

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CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

The CNIB Mobile Hub visits Brantford on Thursday, May 30 at the Brantford Public Library (173 Colborne Street, Brantford) from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Explore the schedule and register.

30 May 2024
10:00 am to 3:00 pm EDT
Brantford Mobile Hub: CNIB SmartLife
In Person

Brantford Public Library
173 Colborne Street
Brantford ON N3T 2G8
Canada

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CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

Accessible products are available to test and purchase by debit or credit (no cash). Thursday, May 30 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Brantford Public Library.

30 May 2024
10:00 am to 11:30 am EDT
Burlington Friendlies
Virtual
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A person sits in a group circle. Their hands are clasped in their lap.

Join to connect with other people in the Burlington area for conversation, support and good practices. Every Thursday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. on Zoom and once a month in-person in Burlington.

30 May 2024
10:30 am to 11:30 am EDT
Brantford Mobile Hub: CNIB Lake Joe Information Session
In Person

Brantford Public Library
173 Colborne Street
Brantford ON N3T 2G8
Canada

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CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

Learn more about CNIB Lake Joe, Canada’s only fully accessible camp for people with sight loss. It’s not just for kids with campers but for 2-92 years of age, enjoying the chance for rest and recreation in beautiful Muskoka. We’ll talk about the people who visit Lake Joe, our facilities and activities, and why CNIB Lake Joe is a magical place. Thursday, May 30 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the Brantford Public Library.

30 May 2024
10:30 am to 12:00 pm EDT
Get on Board – Ottawa Town Hall
In Person

CNIB Ottawa Hub
425 Marché Way, Suite 104
Ottawa ON K1S 5H6
Canada

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An illustration of a megaphone outlined in a black paintbrush-style design with yellow accents. To the right of the icon is the text: Get on Board!

The “Get on Board” campaign will take place in 12 municipalities across Canada from May 6-June 6, 2024. Campaign activities include a secret rider survey and a Town Hall where we'll discuss our findings and the actions required to enhance accessibility on our transit system. We hope you can join us on May 30 to share your experiences and ideas of how we can improve transit accessibility in Ottawa!

30 May 2024
10:30 am to 2:30 pm CDT
( 11:30 am to 3:30 pm EDT )
CNIB Mobile Hub: Morden, Manitoba
In Person

South Central Regional Library
514 Stephen Street
Morden MB R6M 1T7
Canada

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CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

The CNIB Mobile Hub visits Morden on Thursday, May 30 at the South Central Regional Library (514 Stephen Street, Morden) from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Explore the schedule and register.

30 May 2024
10:00 am to 11:00 am MDT
( 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT )
Western Social Meet Up
Virtual
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A woman holds an iPhone to her ear and listens intently to a private conversation.

Join us for our weekly social meet up group. We’ll get to know each other, share some good news stories, and socialize. Every Thursday from 10 to 11 a.m. Mountain Time on Zoom.

30 May 2024
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT
Brantford Mobile Hub: CNIB Guide Dogs Information Session
In Person

Brantford Public Library
173 Colborne Street
Brantford ON N3T 2G8
Canada

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CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

Come out and join us for an informative session about CNIB Guide Dogs. Guest speaker, Tracy Garbutt, will join us via Zoom to discuss the program, the application process, and his personal experiences as a guide dog handler. Thursday, May 30 from 12 to 1 p.m. at the Brantford Public Library.

30 May 2024
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
Algoma After Sight Group: Active Living Session
In Person

Bay Street Active Living Centre
619 Bay Street
Sault Ste. Marie ON P6A 0A2
Canada

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An illustration of a smiling sunshine icon outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

An in-person peer support session combining the Algoma After Sight Group and information provided by the Active Living Centre. Thursday, May 30  from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Bay Street Active Living Centre.

30 May 2024
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
GTA Knitting Bees
In Person

CNIB GTA Community Hub
1525 Yonge Street
Toronto ON M4T 1Z2
Canada

Two hands hold knitting needles and knit a blue fabric.
Two hands hold knitting needles and knit a blue fabric.

Calling all knitters – whether you’re a beginner or experienced knitter! Come out and enjoy some time with your peers and knit! If you don’t know how to knit, no problem we can teach you! Every Thursday from 1 to 3 p.m. at the CNIB GTA Hub. 

30 May 2024
1:00 pm to 2:30 pm EDT
CNIB SmartLife: Android Accessibility Series (Daytime)
Virtual
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An illustration of a smartphone icon outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

Want to get the most out of your android device? Smart devices utilizing the android operating system are becoming more and more accessible, with supports such as screen enhancements, magnification and screen reading to name a few! CNIB SmartLife is hosting a series where we show you what you can do with your device and customize it for your unique needs. We’ll explain what the different parts of smartphone or tablet do, introduce you to the interface, showcase accessibility features to empower you, and teach you about Google assistant, your voice-controlled helper! Each week, we’ll take on a different topic.

30 May 2024
1:30 pm to 2:45 pm EDT
Brantford Mobile Hub: Vision Loss Rehabilitation Canada (VLRC) Information Session
In Person

Brantford Public Library
173 Colborne Street
Brantford ON N3T 2G8
Canada

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CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

Have you heard of  Vision Loss Rehabilitation Ontario (VLR)? Don't know if you should be registered with the organization, or how to? Come and join us for coffee and snacks as you learn about the programs and services offered by VLRC. Thursday, May 30 from 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. at the Brantford Public Library.

30 May 2024
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
Toronto Guitar/Ukulele Lessons
In Person

CNIB GTA Community Hub
1525 Yonge Street
Toronto ON M4T 1Z2
Canada

A man strums on a guitar.
A man strums on a guitar.

If your interested in learning how to play the guitar or or ukulele, or even just advance your skills, these lessons are here for you! Each lesson will be 30 minutes. You are welcome to bring your own guitar/ukulele, and one will be available if needed.

30 May 2024
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm CDT
( 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT )
Bible Study Group
Virtual
An open bible sits on a table.
An open bible sits on a table.

Make new friends, or deepen existing friendships, find support from your peers, and develop more theological insight about biblical understanding. The Bible Study group meets every Thursday (September to June) from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Central Time on Zoom.

30 May 2024
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EDT
Thursday Games
Virtual
A red roll of dice.
A red roll of dice.

Everyone loves games. This games group meets to socialize playing 2 to 3 different lively word games for the hour. Sessions are led by our own professional game hosts (aka CNIB staff and volunteers). We embrace a safe fun time to exercise your mind. Every Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Zoom.