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Upcoming Events

07 Mar 2024
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm EST
T.O Knitting Circle
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! The T.O knitting group meets at the CNIB GTA Hub every Thursday from 2 to 4 p.m. Eastern Time.

07 Mar 2024
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm EST
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.

07 Mar 2024
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm CST
( 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST )
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 on Zoom, every Thursday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Central Time.

07 Mar 2024
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm EST
CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Get Active Series
Virtual
A woman sitting down to tie up her running shoes. A yoga mat and dumbbell are beside her.
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 3-4pm EST to get moving!

07 Mar 2024
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST
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. Thursday Games meets on Zoom, every Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Zoom information will be shared after registering.

07 Mar 2024
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm EST
Name That Tune
Virtual
A young woman wearing headphones sits on the floor and listens to music on her iPhone.
A young woman wearing headphones sits on the floor and listens to music on her iPhone.

Do you enjoy music? Well, Name that Tune is the game for you! Name that tune is a fun game where people can join in to listen and try to name as many songs as they can. Name That Tune meets on Zoom on the first and third Thursday of every month from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Zoom information will be shared after registering. 

07 Mar 2024
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm EST
Tween Zoom Hangout
Virtual
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The back of a young woman's head. She sits at kitchen table and types on her laptop computer.

Join us to play games, chat, and make new friends. Please note that this program is for individuals between 10-14 years of age. The group meets on Zoom every Thursday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Zoom information will be shared after registering. 

07 Mar 2024
3:30 pm to 4:15 pm PST
( 6:30 pm to 7:15 pm EST )
Seated Dance Fitness Zoom
Virtual
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An illustration of a running outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

Adaptive Dance instructor, Tiffany Tjosvold, will be leading a zoom-based, high energy, seated dance class for participants ages 19+. This class is suitable for all fitness levels. This group runs on Zoom, every Thursday from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m. Pacific Time. Zoom information will be shared after registering.

07 Mar 2024
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm EST
CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Improv Club
Virtual
5 people in a group on a dark stage interacting with each other
5 people in a group on a dark stage interacting with each other

If there is one thing we know how to do at CNIB Lake Joe, it is laughing! Join us for some hilarious drama fun as we play virtual improv games together. Join us on Thursdays from 7 to 8 p.m. Eastern Time. Zoom information will be provided after registering. 

07 Mar 2024
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm EST
Introduction to Android Accessibility (Evening)
Virtual
An illustration of a smartphone outlined in a black paintbrush style design. A dash of yellow paint appears on the phone.
An illustration of a smartphone outlined in a black paintbrush style design. A dash of yellow paint appears on the phone.

Want to get the most out of your new android smartphone or tablet? Android's smart devices are full of handy accessibility features, from magnification to screen reading! 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 the Phone and tablet do, introduce you to the interface, showcase accessibility features to empower you, and teach you about Google Assistant, your voice-controlled assistant! Each week, we’ll take on a different topic. Every Thursday from 1 to 2:30 p.m. or 7 to 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time.

07 Mar 2024
4:15 pm to 5:15 pm PST
( 7:15 pm to 8:15 pm EST )
LOBBY Seated Dance Fitness
Virtual
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An illustration of a running outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

A social group for those who want to keep connect after Seated Dance Fitness has ended. We invite participants to stay and socialize with each other. You can talk about the session, get to know one and other and socialize with the community across Canada.

08 Mar 2024
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm EST
Yarnivores
Virtual
Two hands hold knitting needles and knit a blue fabric.
Two hands hold knitting needles and knit a blue fabric.

Designed for knitters/advanced knitters to work on projects, learn from peers, and enjoy knitting fellowship. Yarnivores meets on Zoom every Friday from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time.

08 Mar 2024
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EST
Sudbury Peer Group
Virtual
A support group of eight people sit in chairs in a circle and engage in lively conversation.
A support group of eight people sit in chairs in a circle and engage in lively conversation.

Connect with other people in the Sudbury area for conversation, support and good practices. This peer support group meets every Friday on Zoom, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time.

08 Mar 2024
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm CST
( 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm EST )
Virtual Coffee Group
Virtual
two people sitting at a table drinking coffee
two people sitting at a table drinking coffee

Join us every Friday for a virtual meet up in the prairies with a friendly bunch of people looking to connect with others across the country! Make new connections and find friendships and enjoyable conversation. The focus is on a positive, inclusive, and safe support network of people who have experienced sight loss. Everyone is welcome. This group meets on Zoom every Friday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Central Time.

08 Mar 2024
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm PST
( 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm EST )
Coffee-Talks
Virtual
An illustration of a smiling sunshine icon outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.
An illustration of a smiling sunshine icon outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

A call-in social group. Each session will have a topic of discussion. This program is designed for participants 19+.  This group meets on Zoom, twice monthly on Friday  from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time.

08 Mar 2024
7:30 pm to 8:30 pm EST
CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Young Adult Virtual Pub Night
Virtual
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The text "Young Adult Virtual Pub Night: Ages 18-30 (flexible) hosted by CNIB National Youth Council with images of dice, clip art figures interacting and a photo of the National Youth Council

We're hosting a special Young Adult Virtual Pub Night and the chances that you're going to have a great time are high! If you're between 18-30 (hey, we're flexible), want to meet others and take part in some fun activities, this is the place for you!  Zoom information will be provided after registering. 

11 Mar 2024
9:00 am to 5:00 pm EDT
CNIB Research 2024 Co-Design Festival
In Person

Microsoft Campus at the CIBC Square
81 Bay Street
Toronto ON M5J 0E7
Canada

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

Want to have a say in the future of accessibility design? Be a part of the Co-design festival! Help leading researchers from CNIB’s Research Team to gain meaningful feedback on their work. In person session: Monday, March 11, 2024 from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Microsoft Campus at the CIBC Square (81 Bay Street at the corner of Bay and Front Streets) in Toronto, Ontario.

11 Mar 2024
9:00 am to 5:00 pm EDT
Help shape the future of accessibility at Canada’s Co-Design Festival
In Person

Microsoft Campus at the CIBC Square
81 Bay Street
Toronto ON M5J 0E7
Canada

CNIB brush stroke sun
CNIB brush stroke sun

Want to have a say in future accessibility design? Be a part of the Co-design festival!

The hybrid co-design festival brings researchers and the disability community together to collaborate and make change. CNIB’s Research and Ideas Team is keen to gain meaningful feedback on their projects. These teams are looking for participants who identify as blind, Deafblind, partially sighted, or living with sensory processing disabilities (e.g., brain injury, neurodiversity) to attend in-person and virtual co-design sessions.

11 Mar 2024
9:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
Co-Design Festival: 101 Citizen Personas Accessible AI
In Person

CIBC Square, Microsoft Canada
81 Bay Street
Toronto ON M5J 0E7
Canada

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

The CNIB Research Co-Design Festival is a dynamic event that brings researchers and the disability community together to collaborate and make change. Community engagement in research is essential to ensure necessary perspectives when developing policy recommendations and shaping inclusive design. In Session 101: Citizen Personas Accessible AI, the team presents descriptions of various personas, including some accessibility needs and challenges faced. A brainstorming activity is held with the group to continue adding to the list of accessibility needs and potential challenges.

11 Mar 2024
9:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
Co-Design Festival: 102 Accessibility and Inclusion Competencies
In Person

CIBC Square, Microsoft Canada
81 Bay Street
Toronto ON M5J 0E7
Canada

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

The CNIB Research Co-Design Festival is a dynamic event that brings researchers and the disability community together to collaborate and make change. Community engagement in research is essential to ensure necessary perspectives when developing policy recommendations and shaping inclusive design. In Session 102: Accessibility and Inclusion Competencies, we will explore the project "Accessibility and Inclusion Competencies" and the importance of establishing a competency framework for accessibility and inclusion in the workplace.

11 Mar 2024
10:00 am to 3:00 pm EDT
GTA: March Break Camp with Young People’s Theatre
In Person

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

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

We are excited to be collaborating with Young People’s Theatre (YPT) to bring GTA children and youth an exciting opportunity to exercise their imaginations and creativity. Join us for our fun new March Break Theatre Camp! Join us for a week of high energy creativity! The program runs March 11 to March 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Drop off/pickup at the CNIB GTA Hub.

11 Mar 2024
12:30 pm to 2:30 pm EDT
Co-Design Festival: 202 Building Best Practices Responsible Conduct Research
In Person

CIBC Square, Microsoft Canada
81 Bay Street
Toronto ON M5J 0E7
Canada

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

The CNIB Research Co-Design Festival is a dynamic event that brings researchers and the disability community together to collaborate and make change. Community engagement in research is essential to ensure necessary perspectives when developing policy recommendations and shaping inclusive design. Session 202: Building Best Practices Responsible Conduct Research, aims to understand the importance of establishing a framework for the accessibility and inclusivity of research methods and practices in academic and community research settings.

11 Mar 2024
12:30 pm to 2:30 pm EDT
Co-Design Festival: 201 Understanding Limitations and Failures of AI
In Person

CIBC Square, Microsoft Canada
81 Bay Street
Toronto ON M5J 0E7
Canada

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

The CNIB Research Co-Design Festival is a dynamic event that brings researchers and the disability community together to collaborate and make change. Community engagement in research is essential to ensure necessary perspectives when developing policy recommendations and shaping inclusive design. In Session 201: Understanding Limitations and Failures of AI, discussion questions based on the Accessible AI survey will be posed to the group.

11 Mar 2024
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Let's Get Gardening
Virtual
A small garden lined with potted plants on a shelf.
A small garden lined with potted plants on a shelf.

If you have a green thumb (or you'd like to have one), then this gardening discussion group is for you! We swap success stories, talk about our favorite plants, and generally 'dish the dirt' on all things horticultural. For all levels of garden enthusiasts. Whether you patio or container garden, or have lots of gardening space, the time in this group will just buzz by. Let's Get Gardening meets on Zoom, every Monday from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time.

11 Mar 2024
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
Co-Design Festival: 302 Pilot Project Co-Designing Accessible Blood Pressure Monitors & Health Information for Canadians with Sensory Disabilities
In Person

CIBC Square, Microsoft Canada
81 Bay Street
Toronto ON M5J 0E7
Canada

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

The CNIB Research Co-Design Festival is a dynamic event that brings researchers and the disability community together to collaborate and make change. Community engagement in research is essential to ensure necessary perspectives when developing policy recommendations and shaping inclusive design. Session 302: Pilot Project Co-Designing Accessible Blood Pressure Monitors & Health Information for Canadians with Sensory Disabilities. With hands-on experience, we will test the top blood pressure devices sold in Canada for accessibility and usability. Users will provide feedback and suggestions for the development of an accessible and usable device specific to Canadians with accessibility needs.

11 Mar 2024
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT
Co-Design Festival: 301 Ethics and Fairness of AI
In Person

CIBC Square, Microsoft Canada
81 Bay Street
Toronto ON M5J 0E7
Canada

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

The CNIB Research Co-Design Festival is a dynamic event that brings researchers and the disability community together to collaborate and make change. Community engagement in research is essential to ensure necessary perspectives when developing policy recommendations and shaping inclusive design. In Session 301: Ethics and Fairness of AI, the team presents ethically ambiguous scenarios of artificial intelligence in the space of disability.

11 Mar 2024
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm EDT
Accessible Yoga
Virtual
A woman kneels on a yoga mat and stretches in a downward dog pose.
A woman kneels on a yoga mat and stretches in a downward dog pose.

Accessible yoga for most skill levels from the comfort of your home. Check out accessible yoga if you are looking for a classic yoga class with descriptive prompts. Designed for people with vision loss, the instructor will verbally walk you through all the poses and movements. Please bring a yoga mat, a bottle of water, and your breath!  Accessible Yoga runs on Zoom every Monday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time. 

11 Mar 2024
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm EDT
Let's Talk Cooking – Winter Session
Virtual
A carton of eggs. A whisk sits on a recipe book
A carton of eggs. A whisk sits on a recipe book

Love cooking or would love to know more about cooking? Join this group to share ideas, tips, tricks and the joy of cooking and baking! Let's Talk Cooking meets on Zoom, every Monday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time.

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

12 Mar 2024
1:00 am to 2:30 pm EDT
The Round Table
Virtual
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.

The Round Table is a Hamilton based group offering friendly conversation and encouragement. It is designed for individuals who are blind or low vision to connect with others who are experiencing similar circumstances. Meetings will tie in good practices, information, discussions, caring and support. The Round Table meets on Zoom every Tuesday from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, with one in-person meeting every month. 

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

12 Mar 2024
10:00 am to 11:00 am ADT
( 9:00 am to 10:00 am EDT )
Tuesday Zoom Coffee and Chat
Virtual
A coffee cup sits on a table.
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. The Tuesday Zoom Coffee and Chat group meets on Zoom every Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m. Atlantic Time. 

12 Mar 2024
10:00 am to 3:00 pm EDT
GTA: March Break Camp with Young People’s Theatre
In Person

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

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

We are excited to be collaborating with Young People’s Theatre (YPT) to bring GTA children and youth an exciting opportunity to exercise their imaginations and creativity. Join us for our fun new March Break Theatre Camp! Join us for a week of high energy creativity! The program runs March 11 to March 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Drop off/pickup at the CNIB GTA Hub.

12 Mar 2024
10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
Eastern Canada Social Meet Up
Virtual
A group of five people sit in a circle and engage in lively conversation.
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. The Eastern Canada Social group meets on Zoom, every Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m. Eastern Time.

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

CNIB GTA Community Hub
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 Kitchener/Waterloo area and are looking for conversation, support and good practices, please sign up for our waitlist. This group will meet in-person and virtually.

12 Mar 2024
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm NDT
( 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT )
Tech Connect
Virtual
A group of people participating in tech training
A group of people participating in tech training

Tech Connect is an interactive, engaging and educational program where participants discuss different technologies/apps that can help make life a bit easier! Participants will learn about technologies other participants use and you are then able to ask questions to get help with your own technology/apps. Tech Connect meets on Zoom on the second Tuesday of every month from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Newfoundland Time. 

12 Mar 2024
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT
Barrie Coffee Kings
In Person

CNIB Barrie Hub
90 Collier St Unit 5
Barrie ON L4M 0J3
Canada

A cup sits on a table filled with an artisan cappuccino and foaming milk
A cup sits on a table filled with an artisan cappuccino and foaming milk

This coffee group for the guys is currently virtual, and offers an opportunity for interesting and relevant discussions with others who are experiencing vision loss. Get comfortable in your favourite chair and set yourself up with snacks and coffee or your beverage of choice, then bring on the conversation. Barrie Coffee Kings meets at the CNIB Barrie Hub on the second Tuesday of every month from 2 to 4 p.m. Eastern Time.

12 Mar 2024
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm PDT
( 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm EDT )
Introduction to Assistive Technology – March 12
Virtual
An illustration of a smartphone outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.
An illustration of a smartphone outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

Like it or not, technology is becoming a big part of modern life. Nowadays, people rely on computers and smartphones for work, school, entertainment, and connection. For people with vision loss, assistive technology offers all of this as well as a great deal of independence. Join us over Zoom for Intro to Assistive Technology to get a chance to see what is possible and how we at CNIB can help you learn how to harness the power of assistive technology. This lunch hour session is offered on Zoom, Tuesday, March 12th from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time.

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

12 Mar 2024
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm EDT
Chair Yoga
Virtual
A woman sits on a yoga mat and reaches for her toes to stretch.
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 runs on Zoom every Tuesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time.

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

Come join us, your hosts Kevin, David and Brian, 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 every day 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. Tech Talk Online meets on Zoom every Tuesday from 7 to 8 p.m. Atlantic Time.

12 Mar 2024
6:30 pm to 7:30 pm EDT
Garage Band Hero
Virtual
An illustration of a smiling sunshine icon outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.
An illustration of a smiling sunshine icon outlined in a black paintbrush style design with yellow accents.

If making music is your passion and you enjoy technology, you could be a Garage Band Hero! Garage Band is a popular accessible app that lets you make music anywhere. It includes a full-featured recording studio that allows you to compose and play your own songs using a free sound library of instruments, loops, fills and sound packs. Garage Band Hero meets on Zoom on the second Tuesday of every month from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. 

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

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

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

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

13 Mar 2024
10:00 am to 3:00 pm EDT
GTA: March Break Camp with Young People’s Theatre
In Person

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

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

We are excited to be collaborating with Young People’s Theatre (YPT) to bring GTA children and youth an exciting opportunity to exercise their imaginations and creativity. Join us for our fun new March Break Theatre Camp! Join us for a week of high energy creativity! The program runs March 11 to March 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Drop off/pickup at the CNIB GTA Hub.

13 Mar 2024
10:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
The Bookends Book Club
Virtual
a blue book with headphones resting on top.
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. The Bookends Book Club meets on Zoom, every Wednesday from 10 to 11 a.m. Eastern Time.

13 Mar 2024
11:00 am to 12:30 pm EDT
Brampton Coffee and Chat
In Person

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

A cup sits on a table filled with an artisan cappuccino and foaming milk
A cup sits on a table filled with an artisan cappuccino and foaming milk

Join us for coffee and great conversation. An opportunity to talk with others living with sight loss. Hear from guest speakers, get new information, and share resources and tips.  Come on out, meet with your peers, let’s chat! Coffee & Chat meets at the CNIB Brampton Hub on the second Wednesday of every month from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time. 

13 Mar 2024
11:00 am to 12:00 pm CDT
( 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm EDT )
On a Prairie Wind
Virtual
Two curled pages of a book.
Two curled pages of a book.

Each 60-minute session will explore a new theme; making reference to novels, poetry, articles, song lyrics, quotations, recipes, and more. From clotheslines to libraries, musical instruments, art and the landmarks of Winnipeg and Manitoba – come along on this journey of curiosities. 

13 Mar 2024
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Gratitude Group
In Person

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

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

Join us for a 4-week program focusing on the positivity and the gratitude we have in our lives. Each week we'll dive into thought provoking questions that will make us think about the awesome moments around us. Gratitude Group meets at the CNIB London Community Hub every Wednesday (February 7 to March 20) from  1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time.