Upcoming Events

07 Mar 2021
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31 Mar 2021
Talk Description To Me
Talk description to me logo.
Talk description to me logo.

Talk Description to Me – a new podcast hosted by Christine Malec and JJ Hunt. Where the visuals of current events and the world around us get hashed out in description-rich conversations. In Talk Description to Me, discussions plunge into current events and topical issues to explore the content of important images, and help place vivid descriptions in their cultural context. Lively, hard-hitting, witty, vibrant, and fun, this is conversation with a view!

07 Mar 2021
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25 Mar 2021
Seated Dance Fitness
Three people in a dance studio, facing forward, pictured from their hips down. They are sitting on chairs with their right legs extended and their right foot flexed upwards while their heels are on the floor.
Three people in a dance studio, facing forward, pictured from their hips down. They are sitting on chairs with their right legs extended and their right foot flexed upwards while their heels are on the floor.

Adaptive Dance instructor, Tiffany Tjosvold, will be leading a zoom based guided, seat-based low-impact dance fitness class. This program is designed for those ages 19+. This group runs via Zoom web conference every Thursday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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06 Apr 2021
Coffee & Chat
A coffee cup sits on a table.
A coffee cup sits on a table.

If you are a morning person, join in on CNIB’s weekly coffee chat group that occurs every Tuesday morning. This is a warm and welcoming group that has been getting together for quite some time. New people are always welcome. We chat about everyday life and get to know each other in the meantime. This group runs via Zoom web conference every Tuesday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Atlantic Time. Call in information will be given upon registration

07 Mar 2021
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07 Apr 2021
Ontario Peer Support Weekly Teleconference
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 teleconference group will connect with others across the region who are living with sight loss.  This group meets via teleconference every Wednesday from 1:30-3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration. 

07 Mar 2021
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02 Apr 2021
Accessible Yoga Sessions
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. This yoga class runs via Zoom web conference every Monday & Friday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Eastern TIme. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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09 Mar 2021
Music for Kids (Tuesday Sessions)
Keyboard in all the colors of the rainbow.
Keyboard in all the colors of the rainbow.

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!  If you have an instrument in your house, feel free to bring it along! This group runs via Zoom web conference every Tuesday from 2 to 2:45 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration

07 Mar 2021
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03 Apr 2021
Relaxation Yoga
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.

Are you looking for ways to manage stress or would like additional resources to help you relax? Join us virtually every Saturday for a half-hour of guided instruction for stress-reducing yoga poses.
This yoga program runs via Zoom web conference every Saturday from 12 to 12:30 p.m. Central Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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31 Mar 2021
Guide Dog Peer Group (Ontario)
A golden lab. CNIB Guide Dog - puppy in training, wearing a yellow vest and leash. It is walking alongside a handler.
A golden lab. CNIB Guide Dog - puppy in training, wearing a yellow vest and leash. It is walking alongside a handler.

Join other guide dog handlers to talk about social/advocacy issues. This group meets via teleconference biweekly on Wednesday, March 3,17 & 31 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call-in information will be given upon registration. 

07 Mar 2021
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30 Mar 2021
Young Adult Zoom Hangout
The back of a young woman's head. She sits at kitchen table and types on her laptop computer.
The back of a young woman's head. She sits at kitchen table and types on her laptop computer.

Connect with old friends as well as make new ones over Zoom! Topics will be determined by the group. Please note: this group is for individuals between the ages of 18-30.  The group meets online via Zoom web conference on Tuesday, March 2, 16 & 30 from 8-9 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration. 

07 Mar 2021
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08 Apr 2021
Virtual Bingo
An illustration of two bingo cards and red, circular, chips marking the card.
An illustration of two bingo cards and red, circular, chips marking the card.

Bingo is fun for all ages. It's a game of chance and there is no skill involved! An opportunity to play bingo in a virtual way! Join us for telephone bingo. As long as you have a bingo card or two at home to use, you will be ready to play. This group runs via teleconference every Thursday 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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15 Mar 2021
Jeopardy
The  jeopardy question board with categories and multiple dollar amounts displayed.
The  jeopardy question board with categories and multiple dollar amounts displayed.

Join us on the first Monday of every month to play this classic tv game show and put your knowledge to the test! This group runs via Zoom web conference on the first Monday of every month from 7 to 8 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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12 Mar 2021
Music for Kids (Friday Sessions)
Keyboard in all the colors of the rainbow.
Keyboard in all the colors of the rainbow.

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! If you have an instrument in your house, feel free to bring it along! This group runs via Zoom web conference every Friday from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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07 Apr 2021
Techstravaganza
Close of a black keyboard
Close of a black keyboard

This virtual group brings people with sight loss together to discuss any technical issue that affects their every-day lives and to share ideas and experiences that might be helpful to the group. You don't have to be "technical" in order to participate in group discussions. The tech talk group meets every Wednesday via Zoom web conference from 1-3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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28 Apr 2021
Ability4Good: Radiate Let's Play and Chat Online –Teens Group
A young female student wears a backpack and headphones. The headphones are connected to her iPhone.
A young female student wears a backpack and headphones. The headphones are connected to her iPhone.

A weekly online group, facilitated by Ability4Good Calgary, providing a safe environment for children and youth to build connections and friendships with peers across Canada. We will explore different indoor activities, online games, arts and crafts, baking, and other fun activities. We will be using a safe online platform to facilitate the group. Teens Group: for youth (ages 14-17), every Monday and/or Wednesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Mountain Time.

07 Mar 2021
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28 Apr 2021
Music & Friends
Keyboard in all the colors of the rainbow.
Keyboard in all the colors of the rainbow.

Come together and talk about a song you must listen to on a certain day – a song that helps you out during a certain emotion or just to get going in the morning. This group runs via Zoom web conference on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Newfoundland Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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24 Mar 2021
Learn To Knit
Two hands hold knitting needles and knit a blue fabric.
Two hands hold knitting needles and knit a blue fabric.

Interested in learning the basics of knitting? Join others who are also blind or partially sighted for a beginner level, step-by-step instruction on how to knit. This group runs via Zoom web conference biweekly on Wednesdays from 12 to 1 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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06 Jul 2021
CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Coffee Break
White coffee mug with a smiley face on it, sitting on a wood table
White coffee mug with a smiley face on it, sitting on a wood table

Start your morning right with Lake Joe friends on this virtual coffee break every Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Eastern time.

07 Mar 2021
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18 Mar 2021
Family Feud
Family Feud Logo.
Family Feud Logo.

Join us for a blast from the past! Bring your friends and join us for a fun game of family feud. This group runs via Zoom web conference on Thursday, March 4 & 18 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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02 Apr 2021
Manitoba Virtual Coffee Group
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! This group meets via teleconference every Friday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Central Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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26 Mar 2021
Coffee-Talks
A woman's hands firmly grip a piping hot cup of coffee.
A woman's hands firmly grip a piping hot cup of coffee.

Weekly call-in social group. Each session will have a topic of discussion that changes each week, topics range.This program is designed for those 19+. This group runs via Zoom web conference every Friday from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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02 Apr 2021
Remote One-on-One Technology Training, Coaching & Support : Friday Sessions
A man wearing sunglasses and a hat holds an iPhone in his left hand. A white cane sits in his right hand.
A man wearing sunglasses and a hat holds an iPhone in his left hand. A white cane sits in his right hand.

Join us for one-on-one training sessions for a variety of popular, accessible technology options including smartphones, tablets, smart home devices and so much more. Ask questions and learn more about your technology in a dedicated time slot - just you and your instructor. Friday sessions run via Zoom web conference by appointment only. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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08 Apr 2021
Youth Social Meetup
A teenage girl wears headphones connected to her iPhone and smiles at the camera.
A teenage girl wears headphones connected to her iPhone and smiles at the camera.

Join us via Zoom to meet new friends, play games, and discuss various topics chosen by the group. The group meets via Zoom web conference every Thursday from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration. 

07 Mar 2021
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27 Apr 2021
Ability4Good: Radiate Let's Play and Chat Online – Children's Group
A young boy holds a magnifying glass and plays at a table.
A young boy holds a magnifying glass and plays at a table.

A weekly online group, facilitated by Ability4Good Calgary, providing a safe environment for children and youth to build connections and friendships with peers across Canada. We will explore different indoor activities, online games, arts and crafts, baking, and other fun activities. We will be using a safe online platform to facilitate the group. Children's Group: for kids (ages 5-6), every Sunday and/or Tuesday from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Mountain Time.

07 Mar 2021
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04 May 2021
Chair Yoga
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. This yoga class runs via Zoom web conference every Tuesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Eastern TIme. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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23 Mar 2021
Saskatchewan Peer Support Group
four people sit around a table
four people sit around a table

This group is for seniors who are experiencing vision loss. The topics discussed are relevant to people who are blind or partially sighted and chosen by the group so the participants receive the information that they require to live a full life. The group is supportive of those with vision loss, as well as, social. Enjoy the company of those who understand what it is like to live with vision loss. Guest speakers are brought in to discuss things like nutrition, working with your pharmacist, personal safety, fraud and many others. This group meets via teleconference on the second and fourth Tuesday of the month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Central Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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22 Apr 2021
Let's Talk Money (for young adults)
A pink piggy bank sits on a tabletop.
A pink piggy bank sits on a tabletop.

Do you want to get a head start on your financial future? Join National Youth Council for “Let’s Talk Money!” This program is geared towards youth and young adults and will break down complex topics related to personal finance. No prior financial knowledge is required to join this program – we’ll start from the beginning! This session will be co-facilitated by two National Youth Council members and will feature a guest expert related to each week’s topic. This group runs via Zoom web conference biweekly on Thursday's from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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07 Apr 2021
Wednesday Social Hour
A woman holds an iPhone to her ear and listens intently to a private conversation.
A woman holds an iPhone to her ear and listens intently to a private conversation.

Join us every Wednesday for an afternoon social hour – the perfect time for those who are looking for an afternoon get-together. These sessions offer the opportunity to make new friends and reconnect with old ones. Each week we will discuss a different topic, and take some time to socialize. We hope to see you there!   This group runs via Zoom web conference every Wednesday from 1 to 2 p.m. Atlantic Time. Call in information will be given upon registration

07 Mar 2021
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06 Apr 2021
Reel Film Fans
A film reel.
A film reel.

If you love movies, come share you passion for film with fellow film buffs! We will play games related to all things movies and learn what others have been watching. The group meets online via Zoom conference every Tuesday from 4 to 5 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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06 Apr 2021
Tech Talk Tuesday
Photo of lightbulbs
Photo of lightbulbs

This group runs via Zoom web conference every Tuesday from 7-9 p.m. Atlantic Time to chat about technology. Call-in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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30 Mar 2021
Mindfulness Through Music
A male musician leans against a wall while strumming on a banjo.
A male musician leans against a wall while strumming on a banjo.

Music Therapist, Emily Brown, will be hosting a weekly call-in session where we will practice the art of mindfulness through the practice of music. We will listen/play music together and then participate in reflective and relaxation activities focused on mindfulness and relaxation. This program is designed for those ages 19+. This group runs via Zoom web conference every Tuesday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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31 Mar 2021
CNIB Young Writers
A woman's hands type on a computer keyboard.
A woman's hands type on a computer keyboard.

This program is for youth between 18-30 who love to write! Meet with a group of like-minded individuals and share your writing samples. Each call we will give feedback on the writing samples provided to the group and discuss different writing techniques and literature. The group meets via Zoom web conference on Wednesday, March 3, 17 & 31 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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06 Apr 2021
The Family Zoom Room
a man builds Lego with a boy
a man builds Lego with a boy

A fun family Zoom room for children 12 and under. Children take the lead and we read stories, share talents,  play family friendly games and so much more. Parents and siblings are also welcome. This group runs via Zoom web conference every Tuesday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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07 Apr 2021
Morning Beginner Meditation
A woman sits in a cross legged yoga position with her hands in front of her in prayer.
A woman sits in a cross legged yoga position with her hands in front of her in prayer.

Start your Wednesday morning off right with a little relaxation! Join us once or for the whole eight weeks. Using your camera is optional. The meditation is focused on verbal descriptions. Individuals with sight loss, volunteers and staff are welcome.

07 Mar 2021
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02 Apr 2021
Friday Fun Trivia
Scrabble cubes spell out the word "Trivia" on a table top.
Scrabble cubes spell out the word "Trivia" on a table top.

Love trivia? This group is for you and the trivia is always different each week. The group meets via Zoom web conference every Friday from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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26 Mar 2021
Coffee-Talks
A woman's hands firmly grip a piping hot cup of coffee.
A woman's hands firmly grip a piping hot cup of coffee.

Weekly call-in social group. Each session will have a topic of discussion that changes each week, topics range. This program is designed for those 19+. This group runs via Zoom web conference every Friday from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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08 Apr 2021
CNIB Unbound Book Club
Photo of a Victor Stream displaying a reader’s bookshelf, next to DAISY books on CD.
Photo of a Victor Stream displaying a reader’s bookshelf, next to DAISY books on CD.

CNIB Unbound is a virtual book club for anyone interested in accessible literacy. Housed on Facebook, the club gives members an interactive community where they can read together, swap notes and perspectives on what they've read, and talk about all things books – from their favourite writers to the latest accessible reading technologies on the market. 
 

07 Mar 2021
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07 Apr 2021
The Bookends Book Club
a blue book with headphones resting on top.
a blue book with headphones resting on top.

Love to read and discuss books? Then join this weekly group and learn about what others are reading and the technology they use to get their books or hear guest speakers. This group meets via Zoom web conference every Wednesday from 10-11 a.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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28 Apr 2021
Ability4Good: Radiate Let's Play and Chat Online –Youth Group
A young boy is wearing a big set of headphones.
A young boy is wearing a big set of headphones.

A weekly online group, facilitated by Ability4Good Calgary, providing a safe environment for children and youth to build connections and friendships with peers across Canada. We will explore different indoor activities, online games, arts and crafts, baking, and other fun activities. We will be using a safe online platform to facilitate the group. Youth Group: for youth (ages 10-13), every Monday and/or Wednesday from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Mountain Time.

07 Mar 2021
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07 Apr 2021
Wednesday Morning Social
A woman holds an iPhone to her ear and listens intently to a private conversation.
A woman holds an iPhone to her ear and listens intently to a private conversation.

An opportunity to virtually connect with others and chat about anything and everything . A safe space to meet new people, share ideas, and learn new things. This group runs via Zoom web conference every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration. 

07 Mar 2021
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02 Apr 2021
Friday Tech Talk
A man wearing sunglasses and a hat holds an iPhone in his left hand. A white cane sits in his right hand.
A man wearing sunglasses and a hat holds an iPhone in his left hand. A white cane sits in his right hand.

Join us every Friday to discuss the wonderful world of apps & computers and share your technology tips with other participants. Basic familiarity with smartphones and computers is recommended to get the most from this group. The group meets via Zoom web conference every Friday from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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07 Apr 2021
On a Prairie Wind
Two curled pages of a book.
Two curled pages of a book.

Each 30-minute weekly episode will explore a new theme: making references to novels, poetry, articles, song lyrics, quotations, recipes, and more. From clotheslines to libraries, musical instruments, art, and the intriguing landmarks of Winnipeg and Manitoba – come along on this journey of curiosities! This program runs via Zoom web conference every Wednesday from 11 to 11:30 a.m. Central Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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17 Mar 2021
CNIB and OPVIC present
A young boy reads a tactile book. His mother helps guide his hands over the book.
A young boy reads a tactile book. His mother helps guide his hands over the book.

A peer support group for parents who are raising children with vision loss. Biweekly sessions will feature a presenter who will talk about important issues to you, the parent. The group meets via Zoom web conference on the first and third Wednesday of every month 8 to 9:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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06 Apr 2021
Eastern Canada Social Meet Up Teleconference
The keypad of a landline telephone.
The keypad of a landline telephone.

Are you craving that social interaction you normally get from going for coffee, attending meetings or going shopping? We are here to provide a safe alternative. We’ll get to know each other, share some good news stories, and discuss practical tips for staying healthy and connected. Join us on Tuesday mornings from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Eastern Time for a friendly group chat. Call in information will be given upon registration. 

07 Mar 2021
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31 Mar 2021
Dance & Movement Games for Kids
A group of children hold hands and stand in a circle.
A group of children hold hands and stand in a circle.

Adaptive dance instructor, Tiffany Tjosvold, will be leading a zoom-based dance and movement game program for children. This program is designed to meet children's Daily Physical Activity (DPA) standards. This group runs via Zoom web conference every Wednesday from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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08 Apr 2021
Virtual Writer's Circle
A colourful cartoon illustration of a woman typing on a perkins brailler.
A colourful cartoon illustration of a woman typing on a perkins brailler.

Are you an emerging or aspiring writer? Discuss or share your personal creative writing projects. Poetry, essays, memoirs ... anything you are working on.  

07 Mar 2021
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19 Mar 2021
Guide Dog Handlers Chat Group
A woman walks with her guide dog. She is holding on to its harness with her left hand.
A woman walks with her guide dog. She is holding on to its harness with her left hand.

This is a safe and supportive place for guide dog handlers from across the country to get together and chat. Share the joys and challenges of being a guide dog handler as well as tips to keep our guide dogs happy and engaged. This group runs via Zoom web conference on Friday, March 5 & 19 from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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15 Mar 2021
Let's Get Gardening
A small garden lined with potted plants on a shelf.
A small garden lined with potted plants on a shelf.

Love gardening or would love to know more about gardening? Join this group weekly to share ideas, tips and the joy of gardening and listen to guest speakers! The group meets via Zoom web conference on the first and third Monday of every month from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time.

07 Mar 2021
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07 Apr 2021
Technology for Beginners
A man is working on laptop computer with a refreshable braille display. He is wearing headphones.
A man is working on laptop computer with a refreshable braille display. He is wearing headphones.

If you are new to smartphones or computers or like to revisit the basics, just us for this introductory technology program! It will focus on the basics of smartphone and computer use. Aimed towards beginners, or those wanting a refresher. The group meets via Zoom web conference every Wednesday from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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06 Apr 2021
Tech Drop-in Session
A man wearing sunglasses and a hat holds an iPhone in his left hand. A white cane sits in his right hand.
A man wearing sunglasses and a hat holds an iPhone in his left hand. A white cane sits in his right hand.

Are you having challenges with using your technology or do you simply have questions about something new? Join us for a forum discussion by teleconference. Tech successes are welcome too! Many heads are better than one! The group meets via Zoom web conference every Tuesday from 1-3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call-in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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CNIB Bridging Barriers
two men and two women playing bridge
two men and two women playing bridge

CNIB Bridging Barriers
Sunday, March 7, 2021

Play some hands, raise funds, remove barriers!
Register today for CNIB Bridging Barriers
A bridge charity game through Bridge Base Online (BBO)

07 Mar 2021
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07 Apr 2021
Gentle Yoga - all skill levels
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.

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 for the new year!  Suitable for those with glaucoma, high blood pressure and insomnia. This yoga class runs via Zoom web conference every Wednesday from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Eastern TIme. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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08 Apr 2021
It's Coffee Time!
A coffee cup sits on a table.
A coffee cup sits on a table.

Join us for coffee, snacks and chatter! Kick back and relax over a cup of java and some great conversation. This group runs via Zoom web conference and teleconference every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Newfoundland Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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07 Apr 2021
Weekly Wednesday Social
A woman, sitting in a recliner, is talking on a white phone.
A woman, sitting in a recliner, is talking on a white phone.

A CNIB social to bring us closer in a time of social distancing! This group runs via Zoom web conference every Wednesday from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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20 Mar 2021
Old Time Radio
Image of a microphone placed in a recording studio.
Image of a microphone placed in a recording studio.

Join us for a trip back into the world of old-time radio with OTR Rewind. Featuring comedies, dramas and a variety of programs from the time when network radio was king and every buddy tuned in for their entertainment. Shows will originate from the Thirties through the eighties. You are welcomed to briefly comment between shows or just sit back and enjoy the vast variety presented by your host Kelly MacDonald. This group runs via Zoom web conference on Saturday, March 6 & 20 from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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02 Apr 2021
Advocacy Trivia
An ambassador stands at the front of a room and gives a presentation to 30+ seated children.
An ambassador stands at the front of a room and gives a presentation to 30+ seated children.

Join CNIB’s Public Policy Team for a weekly advocacy trivia session! We break down headlines from Canada and around the world with weekly current events trivia, followed by a thematic trivia topic where we dive deeper into the world of government and advocacy. The group engages in lively and educational conversations about complex topics related to advocacy. This program runs via Zoom web conference every Friday from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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08 Apr 2021
Bible Study Group
An open bible sits on a table.
An open bible sits on a table.

Join other blind and partially sighted individuals for a discussion of the Bible. Make new friends, or deepen existing friendships, find support from your peers and develop more theological insight and biblical understanding. This group meets via teleconference every Thursday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Central Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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06 Apr 2021
The Good News Spotlight
Three folded newspapers sits on a table next to a cup of tea.
Three folded newspapers sits on a table next to a cup of tea.

Join your event host who will play a selection of audio clips that will serve as a launchpad for discussion. These interesting audio clips will inspire, motivate, or get you thinking. Nothing controversial, just positive topics. This program runs via Zoom web conference every Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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06 Apr 2021
Tuesday Virtual Games
A red roll of dice.
A red roll of dice.

Like word games? This group is for you so come play word games led by our game show hosts and join in the laughter. The group meets via Zoom web conference every Tuesday from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Mar 2021
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27 Apr 2021
Ability4Good: Radiate Let's Play and Chat Online – Kids Group
Two young brothers sit on their bedroom floor and interact with an iPad.
Two young brothers sit on their bedroom floor and interact with an iPad.

A weekly online group, facilitated by Ability4Good Calgary, providing a safe environment for children and youth to build connections and friendships with peers across Canada. We will explore different indoor activities, online games, arts and crafts, baking, and other fun activities. We will be using a safe online platform to facilitate the group. Kids Group: for kids (ages 7-9), every Sunday and/or Tuesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Mountain Time

08 Mar 2021
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22 Mar 2021
How It’s Played: A Guide to Accessible Sport
Three people practicing goalball guarding nets.
Three people practicing goalball guarding nets.

Bringing together athletes, guides, community partners, to discuss the in’s and out’s of how to make sports, recreation and other physical activities accessible and inclusive to all.  We'll talk about adapting equipment, guiding techniques, teamwork, advocacy, partnerships and all the things that answer the question “how’s it played?” Each week focuses on a single sport, so tune in, contribute your experiences and learn from our guests.  This program runs via Zoom web conference on Monday, March 8 & 22 from 6 to 7 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

09 Mar 2021
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23 Mar 2021
Scattergories
The Scattergories board game in a box.
The Scattergories board game in a box.

Scattergories is a word-based, creative board game that anyone can play and we are taking it virtual! Join us for some fun game action. This group runs via Zoom web conference on March 9 & 23 from 7 to 8 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

09 Mar 2021
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The Dangers of Electric Scooters
 Two e-scooters sit side-by-side on a sidewalk. Their break lights are blinking red.
 Two e-scooters sit side-by-side on a sidewalk. Their break lights are blinking red.

CNIB has partnered with David Lepofsky of the AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act Alliance) for a special meeting on the issue of e-scooters and their dangers to the low-vision/blind community. Join us as we discuss how we can all take action to ensure Toronto leaves in place the ban on electric scooters.  This meeting runs via Zoom web conference on March 9 from 5 to 6 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

09 Mar 2021
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Tech It Out: Audio Books
Three people sit with iPhones in hand and white canes sitting on the table in front of them
Three people sit with iPhones in hand and white canes sitting on the table in front of them

Join us for an interactive discussion of current technology that can benefit people who are blind or partially sighted. This week, we'll talk about audio books and look at different apps and programs that can enhance your reading pleasure. This group meets via Zoom web conference on March 9 from 2 to 3 p.m. Atlantic Time. Call in information will be given upon registration. 

09 Mar 2021
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Tech Time – Apple Watch
A group of people participating in tech training
A group of people participating in tech training

Tech Time is an interactive, engaging and educational program where participants discuss different technologies/apps that can help make life a bit easier! March Session: Apple Watch and its accessibility. This group meets via Zoom web conference on March 9 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Newfoundland Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

10 Mar 2021
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Parenting With Sight Loss Group
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.

A support group for blind/partially sighted parents.  From infancy to adulthood - blind mothers and fathers can learn, explore, and share their triumphs, challenges, tips and stories among peers in a supportive environment. The group meets twice monthly in order to accommodate busy schedules. This group runs via Zoom web conference on the second Wednesday of the month from 7 to 8 p.m. Eastern Time. and the last Saturday of the month from 2 to 3 p.m. Call in information will be given upon registration.

10 Mar 2021
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Connecting with Technology: iPhone – Braille Screen Input and the Orbit Writer Braille Keyboard
Hands type on a refreshable braille display hooked up to a laptop computer and iphone.
Hands type on a refreshable braille display hooked up to a laptop computer and iphone.

Did you know that there is another alternative to typing with the on-screen keyboard or using dictation? You can braille right into your iPhone or iPad, quickly and easily, using virtual keys like those found on a Perkins Braille Writer. Or, you can connect an inexpensive, pocket-sized braille keyboard to get the job done. Join us as we cover the basics – and show you the advantages of combining good old braille with brand-new tech! This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference Wednesday, March 10 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

10 Mar 2021
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Smartlife Product Demo: HumanWare Explore 8 Digital Magnifier
A HumanWare Handheld Electronic Magnifier
A HumanWare Handheld Electronic Magnifier

Explore 8 is one of the leading video magnifiers offered by HumanWare. Discover its neat features and tricks to see if this would be a great addition to your Assistive Device choices. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on March 10 from 4 to 5 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

10 Mar 2021
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23 Mar 2021
Young Champions Program
a megaphone icon with the words be the change
a megaphone icon with the words be the change

Join Ashley Nemeth and Danika Blackstock and learn how to become an effective advocate. For youth ages 13-18, this program assists youth in gaining the knowledge and skills to become confident self-advocates, as well as, how to advocate systemically. Topics discussed in the session will be on what accessibility is, your rights as a student and employee, disclosure, steps to self and systemic advocacy, conflict resolution, and much more. This group meets via Zoom web conference on March 10 & 23 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Central Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

11 Mar 2021
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How I Did It Speakers Series
Three women in a meeting. Two women are sitting at a table in front of a laptop. Another woman stands near a window. They are engaging in a serious conversation.
Three women in a meeting. Two women are sitting at a table in front of a laptop. Another woman stands near a window. They are engaging in a serious conversation.

As part of an ongoing speaker’s series to encourage those who have gained employment or meaningful life experiences to share their stories with members of our community that may find value in hearing them. We are inviting those with blindness or partial vision to volunteer to share their stories with fellow members of the community to share how they did it. This group meets via Zoom web conference on the second Thursday of every month from 10 to 11 a.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

11 Mar 2021
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Amazon Alexa Workshop
The Amazon Alexa smart speaker.
The Amazon Alexa smart speaker.

Learn about the Alexa voice assistant on Amazon devices. This technology program meets via Zoom web conference on March 11 from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Eastern Time. Call-in information will be given upon registration.

11 Mar 2021
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25 Mar 2021
Name That Tune
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.

Calling all music lovers! If you have a passion for music, join us for a game of name that tune. We will play clips of songs and participants will have to name that tune. A variety of music types will be played. This program runs via Zoom web conference on Thursday, March 11 & 25 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

11 Mar 2021
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Nova Scotia Speaker Series: Johanna Stork, VLR
A graphic art illustration of a red/white megaphone on a blue background.
A graphic art illustration of a red/white megaphone on a blue background.

Each month, CNIB Volunteer Michelle Bartram coordinates a guest speaker with unique Nova Scotian flair. This month, we’re hearing from Johanna Stork of Vision Loss Rehabilitation Nova Scotia. She will be talking about how people can advocate for accessibility in the built environment in their communities. Come join us! This group meets via Zoom web conference on March 11 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Atlantic Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

12 Mar 2021
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26 Mar 2021
Song Bingo Game Night!
An illustration of two bingo cards and red, circular, chips marking the card.
An illustration of two bingo cards and red, circular, chips marking the card.

Come join us every other Friday for Song Bingo Game Night! All you need to participate is access to phone or Zoom and a bingo card at home or online!  Each Song Bingo Night will have a different musical theme! Feel free to play as a family or house, you could even make a night of it by dressing up to match the theme! There will be prizes for the first 3 bingo winners and for the person who names the most tunes! This program is designed for participants of all ages. This group runs via Zoom web conference on Friday, March 12 & 26 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

13 Mar 2021
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The Boyz Corner
The backs of a group of 4 teenage boys as they walk off to school.
The backs of a group of 4 teenage boys as they walk off to school.

Young men (ages 15 to 21) living with sight loss can come together for meaningful conversations. Topics discussed range from vision loss and masculinity, dating, expressing oneself and observing today’s music and media. This group runs via Zoom web conference on the second Saturday of every month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

14 Mar 2021
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Young Women's Group
Two young women enjoy coffee at a cozy restaurant table.
Two young women enjoy coffee at a cozy restaurant table.

Are you a young woman preparing for university or starting your professional life? Join us to meet other confident, independent young women with similar interests and experiences. We will focus on issues that are relevant to your life, learn new things, and discuss the challenges of living with sight loss. Topics such as mental health, socialization, dating and navigating the workforce are just some of the things we will delve into. This group runs via Zoom web conference on the second Sunday of every month from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

15 Mar 2021
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Post-Secondary Connect Online Group
A smartphone, laptop, mouse and mug sitting on a desk.
A smartphone, laptop, mouse and mug sitting on a desk.

If you are a student interested in connecting with others, exchanging ideas and discussing the challenges of attending post-secondary school with sight loss, join us for our monthly discussions from the comfort of your home or dorm room! This group runs online via Zoom web conference on the third Monday of every month from 7-8 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration. 

15 Mar 2021
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Durham Region: Audio Club
A blue book with headphones resting on top.
A blue book with headphones resting on top.

A time to discuss short stories, biographies, poetry, and music. From the vision loss perspective, we discuss the relevance to our daily lives. Sessions are conducted based on regional area. This group runs via Zoom web conference on the third Monday of every month from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

16 Mar 2021
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BMO: From Basics and Beyond Introduction
Hands type on an apple iPad.
Hands type on an apple iPad.

Thanks to a generous donation of 2,000 iPads from the Bank of Montreal, CNIB is pleased to announce a new series, BMO: From Basics & Beyond. This virtual series is comprised of nine workshops that highlight various tools and accessibility functions for users. Session 1: From Basics and Beyond Introduction. Tuesday, March 16 at 10 a.m. PST / 11 a.m. MST / 1 p.m. EST / 2 p.m. AST. This workshop will introduce our two-week-long series of different virtual sessions that will give you a better understanding of your iPad device.

16 Mar 2021
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Guide Dog Handler Group
A black guide dog and its handler enter a building.
A black guide dog and its handler enter a building.

Join other guide dog handlers and individuals who are interested in getting a guide dog or in the process of applying for a guide dog. The group discusses topics that are relevant to the handlers like winter gear, working through airports, dealing with problematic behaviour. The members of the group are a great source of information and support and have many years of experience. You can be a part of this group no matter where your dog is from as the group supports all handlers. This group meets via Zoom web conference on the third Tuesday of the month from 7 to 8 p.m. Central Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

16 Mar 2021
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Virtual Cooking Class
A carton of eggs. A whisk sits on a recipe book
A carton of eggs. A whisk sits on a recipe book

Chop, dice, and slice! Join CNIB Newfoundland or a virtual cooking class where we'll be making soup! Please note that participants will not be cooking or preparing during this class, but instead the instructor will be explaining how participants can best prepare meals afterwards. Recipes will be sent out over email – just like a TV cooking show! This program runs via Zoom web conference on March 16 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Newfoundland Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

16 Mar 2021
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Youth Leadership Program
 a girl with headphones on holding a cell phone
 a girl with headphones on holding a cell phone

In Youth Leadership, the goal is to increase the participant's confidence and knowledge about transitioning to post-secondary and work environments. The group also nurtures independence and helps the youth find out what they are capable of while having fun and learning to support themselves and others. There will be opportunities for the youth to take on leadership roles and be involved in projects, as well as, listen to guest speakers and learn from them. This group meets via Zoom web conference on the third Tuesday of every month from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Central Time. Call in information will be given upon registration

16 Mar 2021
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30 Mar 2021
Learning Zoom Video Conference – Basics
A computer monitor displays multiple video streams featuring people video-conferencing at home.
A computer monitor displays multiple video streams featuring people video-conferencing at home.

Zoom is a web-based video conferencing tool that allows users to meet online or via telephone. Learn how to use Zoom video conference from a ZoomText/Fusion/JAWS/NVDA user. This technology group runs via Zoom web conference & teleconference on Tuesday, March 16 & 30 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

16 Mar 2021
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For the Love of Podcasts
A woman has earbuds in and listens to a podcast on her smartphone.
A woman has earbuds in and listens to a podcast on her smartphone.

Share podcasts that you're listening to. Broaden your podcast sharing and learn about new podcasts!  This group runs via Zoom web conference on the third Tuesday of the month from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call-in information will be given upon registration.

17 Mar 2021
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Seeing Things: Charles Bonnet Syndrome Group
An elderly man talks on a smartphone.
An elderly man talks on a smartphone.

This group is specifically for those who are experiencing symptoms/have had a diagnosis of CBS. Participants meet monthly for this conversational support group.  This group runs via Zoom web conference the third Wednesday of every month from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

17 Mar 2021
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Youth Tech Club Hangout
5 people but their fists together in the middle of a table covered in computers, cords, and phones.
5 people but their fists together in the middle of a table covered in computers, cords, and phones.

Are you a youth or young adult who loves playing with or working on technology like iPads, iPhones, BrailleNote Touch or other tech? Check out our monthly Youth Tech Club Hangout where you and your peers can share and learn about new and innovative technology. For children and youth (ages 11-21). Siblings are also welcome to attend. This group meets via Zoom web conference on the third Wednesday of every month from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Mountain Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

17 Mar 2021
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Blind Man Cooking: St. Patty’s Day Workshop
A carton of eggs. A whisk sits on a recipe book
A carton of eggs. A whisk sits on a recipe book

Are you looking for something to do this St. Patty’s Day night? Join us as we will be holding a virtual cooking class hosted by Dave Carragher from Blind Man Cooking as he shows us how to prepare some St. Patty’s Day appetizers as you celebrate at home with your families. This program runs via Zoom web conference on March 17 from 7 to 8 p.m. Atlantic Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

17 Mar 2021
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Connecting with Technology: VoiceOver 102, Beyond the Basics with Apple’s Screen-Reader
A hand holds an iPhone. The screen is illuminated.
A hand holds an iPhone. The screen is illuminated.

The screen-reader built into iPhones and iPads is both powerful and feature-rich. Yes, there’s a lot more to it than just swiping and double-tapping. Tune in as Matt Twohig explains the “magic tap” gesture, the rotor, editing text, scrolling through lengthy emails, efficiently navigating webpages, and so much more. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference Wednesday, March 17 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

17 Mar 2021
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Smartlife Product Demo: Smartlux II Digital Portable Video Magnifier
Smartlux II Digital Portable Video Magnifier.
Smartlux II Digital Portable Video Magnifier.

Another great option for your productivity toolkit, the Smartlux II Digital Portable Video Magnifier can be a handy option for when you need a quick zoom to get your paper work in order. The magnifier is a great solution with high resolution camera. Join us for a product demo! This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on March 17 from 4 to 5 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

18 Mar 2021
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BMO: iPad Accessibility 101
Hands hold an iPad in the air and type on the screen.
Hands hold an iPad in the air and type on the screen.

Thanks to a generous donation of 2,000 iPads from the Bank of Montreal, CNIB is pleased to announce a new series, BMO: From Basics & Beyond. This virtual series is comprised of nine workshops that highlight various tools and accessibility functions for users. Session 2: iPad Accessibility 101. Thursday, March 18 at 1 p.m. PST / 2 p.m. MST / 4 p.m. EST / 5 p.m. AST. Join us as we introduce Siri, Zoom, Magnifier and Voiceover on the iPad, and show you how these powerful accessibility features work differently on an iPad vs. an iPhone.

18 Mar 2021
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BALANCE for Blind Adults Presents: Let's Get Quizzical Monthly Trivia Night
Wooden scrabble board keys spell out the word "Trivia"
Wooden scrabble board keys spell out the word "Trivia"

BALANCE for Blind Adults Presents:  Let's Get Quizzical, MonthlyTrivia Night! Join us on the third Thursday of every month for a lot of fun trying to be the best! You’ll be assigned to a team and will have a really fun and challenging evening. The upcoming trivia night dates are on Thursday, March 18 & April 15.

19 Mar 2021
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The CNIB Foundation Learning Academy!
A young teenage girl excitedly holds a laptop monitor displaying the CNIB Foundation logo. She is pointing to the screen with her left hand.
A young teenage girl excitedly holds a laptop monitor displaying the CNIB Foundation logo. She is pointing to the screen with her left hand.

Welcome to the CNIB Foundation's learning academy! In these sessions, youth, parents and educators will have the opportunity to hear from working professionals with sight loss. Explore career options and learn more about summer programs for students. At the end of the program, students who are interested (and who will be 15 or older by July 1, 2021) may be referred to the Come to Work program for further assistance with their summer job search. Zoom meetings take place on the third Friday of every month (ending March 19) from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time. 

19 Mar 2021
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Fashion Forward
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A young woman poses on an outdoor ledge. She is wearing business casual attire.

Strike a pose with the CNIB Foundation! Learn fashion coordination, grooming, styling and makeup application tips with the Fashion Forward group. This group runs online via Zoom web conference on the third Friday of every month from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

20 Mar 2021
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CNIB Spring Virtual Camp-In
Two tents sit lit up under a starry night sky.
Two tents sit lit up under a starry night sky.

Join us for a fun day of campfire activities that you can enjoy from the comfort of your own home! Participate by building a mock camp site in your living room. Play games with new and old friends and sing songs together. Prepare tasty treats to eat while you listen to spooky ghost stories that might keep you awake at night! There will be separate offerings for children and teens. This Virtual Camp-In runs via Zoom web conference on Saturday, March 20 from 2 to 10 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration. We kindly ask you to RSVP by March 19th as supply and activity lists must be sent by mail in advance.  

20 Mar 2021
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Apple Music Workshop
An iPhone displays the Apple Music app playing a Jason Mraz song.
An iPhone displays the Apple Music app playing a Jason Mraz song.

Join us to learn about Apple Music – a subscription-based music streaming service for iPhone, iPad and Mac. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on March 20 from 1 to 3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

20 Mar 2021
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BMO: iPads – From Basic and Beyond for Caregivers
Hands type on an apple iPad.
Hands type on an apple iPad.

Thanks to a generous donation of 2,000 iPads from the Bank of Montreal, CNIB is pleased to announce a new series, BMO: From Basics & Beyond. This virtual series is comprised of nine workshops that highlight various tools and accessibility functions for users. Session 3: iPads – From Basic and Beyond for Caregivers. Saturday, March 20 at 10 a.m. PST / 11 a.m. MST / 1 p.m. EST / 4 p.m. AST. Want to provide support to a loved one using the accessibility features on an iPad? We will help you increase your understanding of the iPad settings during this session, the accessible features and apps that can be useful for people with vision loss.

21 Mar 2021
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Spring into Braille!
Female hands type on a perkins brailler.
Female hands type on a perkins brailler.

Join us for the first day of spring and leap into a series of interactive games and experiences to challenge your skills! A virtual celebration of braille for kids of all ages on the first day of spring! Make friends from across Canada. Learn more about braille or share your braille skills. This group runs via Zoom web conference on Sunday, March 21 from 1 to 3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

23 Mar 2021
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Tech Drop In: BMO iPad
Two hands hold an iPad with a calendar on the display screen.
Two hands hold an iPad with a calendar on the display screen.

Thanks to a generous donation of 2,000 iPads from the Bank of Montreal, CNIB is pleased to announce a new series, BMO: From Basics & Beyond. This virtual series is comprised of nine workshops that highlight various tools and accessibility functions for users. Session 4: Tech Drop In: BMO iPad. Tuesday, March 23 at 10 a.m. PST / 11 a.m. MST / 1 p.m. EST / 4 p.m. AST. Are you having challenges using your iPad, or do you have questions about something new? As a group, we will share our tips, tricks and answer your iPad questions. Tech successes are welcome too! Many heads are better than one!

23 Mar 2021
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BMO: The App Store – iPad Apps For People With Vision Loss
an iPad and iPhone sit side-by-side on a table.
an iPad and iPhone sit side-by-side on a table.

Thanks to a generous donation of 2,000 iPads from the Bank of Montreal, CNIB is pleased to announce a new series, BMO: From Basics & Beyond. This virtual series is comprised of nine workshops that highlight various tools and accessibility functions for users. Session 5: The App Store – iPad Apps For People With Vision Loss. Tuesday, March 23 at 3 p.m. PST / 4 p.m. MST / 6 p.m. EST / 7 p.m. AST. We will walk through the app store during this session, download an app, and review some of the popular accessible apps available for your iPad.

23 Mar 2021
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Tech it Out: Latest Tech News
A tech training workshop. An instructor holds an iPad. Around the table, four people sit holding their smartphones and tablets.
A tech training workshop. An instructor holds an iPad. Around the table, four people sit holding their smartphones and tablets.

Join us for an interactive discussion of current technology that can benefit people who are blind or partially sighted. This week, we will take a look at some of the latest news in the world of technology and how it can be of assistance to you. This group meets via Zoom web conference on March 23 from 2 to 3 p.m. Atlantic Time. Call in information will be given upon registration. 

23 Mar 2021
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Wildlife Talk with Shubenacadie Wildlife Park
A wolf with a light dusting of snow on its fur.
A wolf with a light dusting of snow on its fur.

The Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park is a 99-acre park in Nova Scotia that includes animals, an interpretive centre, and hiking trails. During this event, the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park will be giving a presentation on an animal-themed topic. This month, they are talking about animals and their young and the reality of human and wildlife interactions during the spring. This program runs via Zoom web conference on March 23 from 1 to 2 p.m. Atlantic Time. Call in information will be given upon registration. 

24 Mar 2021
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Connecting with Technology: Introducing HomePod Mini
Two apple homepod mini's: one grey, one black. Circular speakers.
Two apple homepod mini's: one grey, one black. Circular speakers.

Apple’s newest smart-speaker packs a real punch … Room-filling sound, an intelligent voice assistant, control your smart home and more – all for just $129. Tune in as John Nicdao introduces you to this fully accessible device, walks you through setting it up, and demos some of its best features. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference Wednesday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

24 Mar 2021
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Diabetes & Vision Loss Group
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 group for people who are living with sight loss and diabetes, meets monthly for conversation, sharing insights and presentations.  This peer support group meets via Zoom web conference on the fourth Wednesday of every month from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

24 Mar 2021
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BMO: Siri
an iPad sits on a hardwood table top.
an iPad sits on a hardwood table top.

Thanks to a generous donation of 2,000 iPads from the Bank of Montreal, CNIB is pleased to announce a new series, BMO: From Basics & Beyond. This virtual series is comprised of nine workshops that highlight various tools and accessibility functions for users. Session 6: Siri. Wednesday, March 24 at 10 a.m. PST / 11 a.m. MST / 1 p.m. EST / 2 p.m. AST. While an iPad is a fantastic tool on its own, its value can be further enhanced by using Siri, the built-in personal assistant. Tune in as we share the advantages of using Siri and how it will make the iPad more comfortable to use.

24 Mar 2021
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iCloud Keychain
An iPhone and iPad sit side-by-side on a table top.
An iPhone and iPad sit side-by-side on a table top.

Come learn about the iCloud keychain and how it can make life easier when you're using an iPhone, iPad or Mac. It can remember things such as your Safari usernames and passwords, credit card information, and Wi-Fi passwords when you approve it. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on March 24 from 6 to 7 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

24 Mar 2021
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Smartphone Photography Club
Two women dining. One woman takes a picture of her friend with her smartphone.
Two women dining. One woman takes a picture of her friend with her smartphone.

Have you been exploring your creativity through photography with the use of your smartphone camera? This group for photographers who have sight loss, comes together monthly to share their passion and recent photographs. Join in for camaraderie and tips for capturing expressive images! This photography group meets via Zoom web conference on the fourth Wednesday of every month from 3 to 4 p.m. Eastern Time. Call-in information will be given upon registration.

24 Mar 2021
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Smartlife Product Demo: Talking Watches
A silver, men's talking watch.
A silver, men's talking watch.

During this session we will review the different watches that are available at CNIB SmartLife, your one stop accessibility shop. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on March 24 from 4 to 5 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

25 Mar 2021
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Mind Power Life Coaching
Two young women enjoy coffee at a cozy restaurant table.
Two young women enjoy coffee at a cozy restaurant table.

Come join us for this engaging life coaching series, hosted by certified life coach Veronika Kanya, to learn and have fun. You will gain insight into personal development, neuroscience and more in this engaging and fun series. This program runs via Zoom conference on the fourth Thursday of the month from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Central Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

25 Mar 2021
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CNIB LGBTQ2S+ Social Group
A colourful Pride flag waves in the wind on a flag post.
A colourful Pride flag waves in the wind on a flag post.

Interested in meeting other members of the LGBTQ2S+ community who are also blind or partially sighted? CNIB is launching a new program (for adults 18+) to connect with other LGBTQ2S+ participants across the country! The group will meet monthly to share common experiences, support one another, and discuss topics chosen by the group. This group meets via Zoom web conference on the fourth Thursday of the month from 2 to 3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

25 Mar 2021
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22 Jul 2021
AFB100: Centennial Conversations
AFB 100 Logo. Inclusion knows no limits.
AFB 100 Logo. Inclusion knows no limits.

Join AFB for a series of curated webinars focused on the most pressing issues and topics affecting the blind and low vision communities, pairing prominent speakers with younger voices.

25 Mar 2021
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BMO: Useful iPad Accessories
an iPad and iPhone sit side-by-side on a table.
an iPad and iPhone sit side-by-side on a table.

Thanks to a generous donation of 2,000 iPads from the Bank of Montreal, CNIB is pleased to announce a new series, BMO: From Basics & Beyond. This virtual series is comprised of nine workshops that highlight various tools and accessibility functions for users. Session 8: Useful iPad Accessories. Thursday, March 25 at 1 p.m. PST / 2 p.m. MST / 4 p.m. EST / 5 p.m. AST. While an iPad is a fantastic tool on its own, its value can be further enhanced by pairing it with low-cost, productivity-boosting accessories.  Tune in as we share the advantages of using a protective case, stylus, Bluetooth keyboard, wireless headset – and even a braille keypad!

25 Mar 2021
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24 Jun 2021
CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Trivia
Wood blocks with red letters on them are laid on a table to spell "TRIVIA"
Wood blocks with red letters on them are laid on a table to spell "TRIVIA"

You're smarter than you think you are! Test your trivia limits at our monthly trivia sessions! Fun for all ages! Join us the last Thursday of each month from 3 to 4 p.m. Eastern Time.

25 Mar 2021
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VoiceOver Workshop Series
A hand holds a white iPhone 6.
A hand holds a white iPhone 6.

This recurring series will cover all things VoiceOver on iPhones and iPads. We will discuss things like using VoiceOver with the Messages app, using the VoiceOver rotor, and using VoiceOver with the Mail app just to name a few. Each session will feature 20 minutes of presentation content and 40 minutes of interaction.  This technology program meets via Zoom web conference on the last Thursday of every month from 3 to 4 p.m. Eastern Time. Call-in information will be given upon registration.

25 Mar 2021
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BMO: iPad Accessibility Apps for Work or School
an iPad and iPhone sit side-by-side on a bed.
an iPad and iPhone sit side-by-side on a bed.

Thanks to a generous donation of 2,000 iPads from the Bank of Montreal, CNIB is pleased to announce a new series, BMO: From Basics & Beyond. This virtual series is comprised of nine workshops that highlight various tools and accessibility functions for users. Session 7: iPad Accessibility Apps for Work or School. Thursday, March 25 at 10 a.m. PST / 11 a.m. MST / 1 p.m. EST / 2 p.m. AST. Whether you are working at home, learning at school – or somewhere in between, having some powerful accessibility apps at your fingertips will lead to a significant productivity boost. Join us as we introduce Seeing AI, Be My Eyes, Voice Dream Reader/Scanner and more.

27 Mar 2021
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Parenting With Sight Loss Group
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.

A support group for blind/partially sighted parents.  From infancy to adulthood - blind mothers and fathers can learn, explore, and share their triumphs, challenges, tips and stories among peers in a supportive environment. The group meets twice monthly in order to accommodate busy schedules. This group runs via Zoom web conference on the second Wednesday of the month from 7 to 8 p.m. Eastern Time. and the last Saturday of the month from 2 to 3 p.m. Call in information will be given upon registration.

28 Mar 2021
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Parents educational resources for kids (PERK)
A young girl sits at a table creating a clay sculpture.
A young girl sits at a table creating a clay sculpture.

A support program for parents of children with sight loss, combined with interactive family recreational events. This group meets via Zoom web conference on the last Sunday of every month from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

29 Mar 2021
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Parent Forum
A young woman sits alone outdoors. In her left hand, she is holding her smartphone up to her ear. In her right hand, she holds her white cane
A young woman sits alone outdoors. In her left hand, she is holding her smartphone up to her ear. In her right hand, she holds her white cane

Come join us to hear the Manitoba Youth Council host presentations and discussions on different topics for parents. This group meets via Zoom conference on the last Monday of every month from 7 to 8 p.m. Central Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

30 Mar 2021
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BMO: Understanding iCloud and Cloud Storage
A woman hands type on a iPad displaying an address book.
A woman hands type on a iPad displaying an address book.

Thanks to a generous donation of 2,000 iPads from the Bank of Montreal, CNIB is pleased to announce a new series, BMO: From Basics & Beyond. This virtual series is comprised of nine workshops that highlight various tools and accessibility functions for users. Session 9: Understanding iCloud and Cloud Storage. Tuesday, March 30 at 1 p.m. PST / 2 p.m. MST / 4 p.m. EST / 5 p.m. AST. Cloud Storage brings on a slue of convenience for iOS owners as the important data can be easily and safely stored in the cloud. But it also comes with complexities, and with so many choices of cloud storage,, we will take a look at Apple's iCloud and compare to others in the industry.

31 Mar 2021
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Parent Support Group
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.

Do you have a child who has additional needs? Our monthly parent support group runs via Zoom web conference on the last Wednesday of the month from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Newfoundland Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

31 Mar 2021
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Less Trivial: A Game Night!
A bar-style neon bulb light sign that reads "Trivia Night"
A bar-style neon bulb light sign that reads "Trivia Night"

The CNIB Foundation in Nova Scotia will be hosting a unique trivia night designed to be a little less trivial! All questions asked during the evening are designed to be figured out in teams (that you’re assigned at the beginning of the night)! Call in if you are ready to be a little silly and have a lot of fun! This group runs via Zoom web conference on March 31 from 6 to 8 p.m. Atlantic Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

31 Mar 2021
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Connecting with Technology: What’s New with HumanWare’s Braille Displays
Brailliant BI 40X braille display
Brailliant BI 40X braille display

A refreshable braille display, paired with a smartphone or computer, is an essential tool for thousands of blind professionals, students and home-users across Canada. Join Peter Tucic with HumanWare to hear about the exciting new features in their next generation of Brailliant displays – and to get all your questions answered. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference Wednesday, March 31 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

31 Mar 2021
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Music Social
An illustration of a Treble clef and other musical notes.
An illustration of a Treble clef and other musical notes.

The music social is a themed radio-style night of music appreciation, where participants give song requests to the hosts and we listen to music, chat, and answer trivia questions together! Join us for a night of music, fun, and games! This group runs via Zoom web conference on the last Wednesday of every month from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Apr 2021
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Sharing Circle
Participants at CNIB Sharing Circle having a discussion and smiling
Participants at CNIB Sharing Circle having a discussion and smiling

Join us from the comfort of your own home via Zoom, using your computer, smart device, or land line. The Sharing Circle meets via Zoom web conference on the first Wednesday of every month from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Central Time. Monthly topics vary. Call in information will be given upon registration.

09 Apr 2021
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Tech: What Are Podcasts?
A young woman wearing headphones listens to a podcast.
A young woman wearing headphones listens to a podcast.

There are thousands of podcasts that you can listen to for free right now on almost any topic in the world  -- and it's easier than ever to listen. Join us and learn what a podcast is how you can listen to them on your smart devices. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on April 9 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

13 Apr 2021
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App Review: the ColoredEye
An iPhone homescreen with various apps displayed.
An iPhone homescreen with various apps displayed.

ColoredEye App will identify the colors from your camera in real-time! Join us to lean how to use this app. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on April 13 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

14 Apr 2021
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08 Sep 2021
Care Providers Virtual Café
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.

The goal of this new support group is to build a community of support and facilitate an opportunity for connection among spouses, parents, children and other care providers for individuals with sight loss. This informal support group will meet once a month and will cover a different discussion topic each month based on priorities identified by the group. This group meets via Zoom web conference on the second Wednesday of every month beginning April 14 from 7 to 8 p.m. Central Daylight Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

17 Apr 2021
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Tech & Tea: iPhone Cameras
A young woman holds up an iPhone and takes a picture.
A young woman holds up an iPhone and takes a picture.

Say Cheese! Grab a cup of tea and join us and learn how to navigate your iPhone camera. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on April 17 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

21 Apr 2021
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Smartlife Product Demo: Accessible Playing Cards
A deck of Braille playing cards.
A deck of Braille playing cards.

Miss playing cards with your family or friends? During this session we will review the different types of accessible playing cards and game pieces that are available at CNIB Smartlife, your one stop accessibility shop.  This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on April 21 from 4 to 5 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

21 Apr 2021
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Let's Talk About Series: Charles Bonnet Syndrome
A peer support group. Five people sit in a circle and engage in conversation.
A peer support group. Five people sit in a circle and engage in conversation.

This information session is for anyone who is interested in learning more about Charles Bonnet Syndrome (CBS). CBS causes people with site loss to see things that are not there. CBS hallucinations are only caused by site loss and are not considered a mental health issue. This group runs via Zoom web conference on April 21 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 May 2021
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iOS Accessible Features (For People With Some Vision)
An over the shoulder shot of a woman tapping on an iPad.
An over the shoulder shot of a woman tapping on an iPad.

Join us as we review some of the accessible features of the iPhone for people with some vision. We will review smart invert, magnifier, display and text size, and Siri. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on May 7 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

15 May 2021
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Tech & Tea: iOS widgets
Three iPhone 11's sit side-by-side. Each device is displaying iOS Widgets.
Three iPhone 11's sit side-by-side. Each device is displaying iOS Widgets.

Grab a cup of tea and join us and learn about iOS widgets. Join us to learn about widgets and how you can keep your favourite information at your fingertips on your home screen. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on May 15 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

18 May 2021
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App Review: Google Assistant
An iPhone homescreen with various apps displayed.
An iPhone homescreen with various apps displayed.

Join us and meet your Google Assistant. Learn to ask it questions, tell it to do things. Your own personal Google, always ready to help. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on May 18 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

25 May 2021
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28 May 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Spring Adult Mini Camp (ages 19+)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

Spring sunrise over the water at CNIB Lake Joe
Spring sunrise over the water at CNIB Lake Joe

Get a head start on the season and enjoy the incredible beauty of springtime at CNIB Lake Joe.

26 May 2021
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Smartlife Product Demo: Aftershokz Headphones
Aftershokz Headphone device.
Aftershokz Headphone device.

Hear it all. Join us and learn about this bone conduction technology that will leaves ears open to the other sounds around you. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on May 26 from 4 to 5 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

04 Jun 2021
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iOS Magnifier
A hand holds an iphone. The screen is illuminated with the magnifier app.
A hand holds an iphone. The screen is illuminated with the magnifier app.

There is a little known feature in an iPhone or iPad called Magnifier. It essentially turns your iPhone's camera into a magnifying glass for easier reading. Join us and learn how you can use it. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on June 4 from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

07 Jun 2021
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11 Jun 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Adult Adventure Program (ages 19+)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

People paddling in two canoes through a small river with a bright blue sky and evergreens.
People paddling in two canoes through a small river with a bright blue sky and evergreens.

Enjoy the wilderness on this multi-day canoe trip in the great outdoors!

15 Jun 2021
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App Review: Cloudlibrary
An iPhone homescreen with various apps displayed.
An iPhone homescreen with various apps displayed.

Access your Digital Public Library with CloudLibrary. Accessing your public library’s digital collection has never been easier. CloudLibrary. makes it easy to discover the content you want to read. Whether on the web, a tablet or your smartphone, you can browse digital shelves curated by your library. We will walk you through this voiceover accessible app and the different option available to you. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on June 15 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

19 Jun 2021
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Tech & Tea: Siri Shortcuts
A graphic art illustration of a circular abstract object. Siri.
A graphic art illustration of a circular abstract object. Siri.

Grab a cup of tea and join us and learn about Siri Shortcuts. These shortcuts can be used for a variety of different purposes, one of them being to make tasks easier and more accessible. During this session, we will learn what Siri shortcuts are and review some of the Siri shortcuts that can be useful for people with sight loss. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on June 19 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

20 Jun 2021
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Smartlife Product Demo: HumanWare Portable Digital Magnifier
A HumanWare Handheld Electronic Magnifier
A HumanWare Handheld Electronic Magnifier

Explorer 5 is the device of choice for people looking for an electronic magnifier they can take everywhere they go. From magnifying restaurant menus to the fine print on documents, packaging and more, join us and learn how the devices works and how you can order one. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on June 20 from 4 to 5 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.

05 Jul 2021
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10 Jul 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Family Week #1 (all ages)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

A group of people standing on the dock in shorts and life jackets. They are smiling and in some cases piggy-backing others.
A group of people standing on the dock in shorts and life jackets. They are smiling and in some cases piggy-backing others.

Family weeks combine the freedom of a cottage or resort with traditional summer camp activities for the whole family to enjoy!​​​​​​​

12 Jul 2021
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17 Jul 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Adult Week #1 (ages 19+)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

Five people standing on the fishing dock in the sunshine, holding fishing poles.
Five people standing on the fishing dock in the sunshine, holding fishing poles.

Now's your chance for rest, relaxation, exploration and restoration at CNIB Lake Joe!

19 Jul 2021
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24 Jul 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Summer Camp (ages 8-18)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

A man and woman outside holding a bow and arrow, pointing at a target.
A man and woman outside holding a bow and arrow, pointing at a target.

Join us for fun in the sun this summer! This week is open to children and youth with sight loss and their siblings.

26 Jul 2021
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31 Jul 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Adult Week #2 (ages 19+)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

Participants enjoying an outdoor yoga class on the patio at Lake Joe.
Participants enjoying an outdoor yoga class on the patio at Lake Joe.

Escape and spend a week on the shores of beautiful Lake Joseph in Muskoka.

02 Aug 2021
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07 Aug 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Family Week #2 (all ages)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

Man and woman sitting on a big inner tube with a young boy in-between.
Man and woman sitting on a big inner tube with a young boy in-between.

Family weeks combine the freedom of a cottage or resort with traditional summer camp activities for the whole family to enjoy!​​​​​​​

09 Aug 2021
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14 Aug 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Canadian Leadership Development Program (ages 15-29)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

CLDP 2019 participants enjoying an ice cream run on the pontoon.
CLDP 2019 participants enjoying an ice cream run on the pontoon.

Join your peers for a week of workshops, leisure activities and social events. Get informed and be inspired with fellow future leaders just like you.

09 Aug 2021
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14 Aug 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Counsellor-in-Training (ages 15-19)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

Female counsellor assists a young boy who has caught a fish.
Female counsellor assists a young boy who has caught a fish.

Gain job skills while having fun at a program specifically designed to develop leadership skills and empower you to take an active role in camp life. This session is open to CNIB participants with sight loss AND non-participants.

16 Aug 2021
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21 Aug 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: PLAY (ages 8-18)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

A circle of children laying on the grass looking up. They are all smiling with colourful sunglasses.
A circle of children laying on the grass looking up. They are all smiling with colourful sunglasses.

PLAY - Pushing Limits for Active Youth is all about having fun exploring adaptive sports! This program is open to children and youth who are CNIB clients as well as their siblings.

16 Aug 2021
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21 Aug 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Camp Abilities (ages 8-18)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

A female volunteer instructor is energetically leading an exercise class on the multi-sport court.
A female volunteer instructor is energetically leading an exercise class on the multi-sport court.

Receive one-on-one coaching in specialized sport programs like sailing, swimming, biking and running and compete in an actual regatta or triathalon! This program welcomes children and youth who are CNIB clients as well as their siblings.

23 Aug 2021
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28 Aug 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Adult Week #3 (ages 19+)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

Line of white Muskoka chairs facing the Lake Joe beach
Line of white Muskoka chairs facing the Lake Joe beach

Join us for an unforgettable, life-changing experience this summer at CNIB Lake Joe!

30 Aug 2021
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04 Sep 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Family Week #3 (all ages)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

Mom and daughter holding paddles in a red kayak in the lake.
Mom and daughter holding paddles in a red kayak in the lake.

Family weeks combine the freedom of a cottage or resort with traditional summer camp activities for the whole family to enjoy!​​​​​​​

01 Oct 2021
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03 Oct 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Family Fall Colours Adventure Weekend (all ages)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

Woman hugging boy wearing glasses outdoors.
Woman hugging boy wearing glasses outdoors.

Road trip! Make the most of your weekend and bring your family to CNIB Lake Joe to enjoy everything the fall season has to offer.

01 Oct 2021
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02 Oct 2021
Connecting the Dots Conference – English Event
Connecting the Dots logo. A bright, yellow wallpaper featuring the CNIB Foundation Logo. Text: CNIB Foundation Connecting the Dots. Education, Technology and Employment Conference.
Connecting the Dots logo. A bright, yellow wallpaper featuring the CNIB Foundation Logo. Text: CNIB Foundation Connecting the Dots. Education, Technology and Employment Conference.

Connecting the Dots is Canada's largest educational and professional development conference focused on education, technology, and employment for people who are blind or partially sighted.

05 Oct 2021
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08 Oct 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Fall Adult Mini Camp (ages 19+)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

View of CNIB Lake Joe from the water with the bright blue sky reflected in the water and the trees turning red and orange.
View of CNIB Lake Joe from the water with the bright blue sky reflected in the water and the trees turning red and orange.

Muskoka is gorgeous in the fall and there's so much to enjoy at CNIB Lake Joe - indoors and out!

13 Oct 2021
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15 Oct 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Fall Adult Fishing Getaway (ages 19+)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

Camper Bruce holding a fish, standing beside Eugene Chong on the Boathouse dock.
Camper Bruce holding a fish, standing beside Eugene Chong on the Boathouse dock.

Learn from experienced anglers and catch "the big one" in Lake Joseph. A perfect way to spend a few days enjoying all that nature has to offer.

29 Oct 2021
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31 Oct 2021
CNIB Lake Joe: Family Halloween Retreat (all ages)

CNIB Lake Joe
4 Joe Finley Way
MacTier ON P0C 1H0
Canada

A pumpkin rests on a tree stump outdoors.
A pumpkin rests on a tree stump outdoors.

Trick or treat!? We promise you and your family lots of treats this fa-boo-lous weekend!