Upcoming Events

20 Jul 2019
to
30 Sep 2019
Walking Group

Meet at 1080 Portage Ave.
Winnipeg MB R3G 3M3
Canada

sighted guide walking with a woman using a white cane
sighted guide walking with a woman using a white cane

Get some exercise and practice mobility and travel skills with our weekly walking group.

20 Jul 2019
to
30 Sep 2019
Trishaw

Begin at 1080 Portage Ave.
Winnipeg MB R3G 3M3
Canada

two passengers with a pilot on the CNIB Trio Bike
two passengers with a pilot on the CNIB Trio Bike

Want to experience the joys of cycling, or try it for the first time? CNIB Foundation Manitoba is pleased to announce the Trishaw is back for another season.

20 Jul 2019
to
17 Jun 2020
CNIB: Read 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: Read 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. 
 

20 Jul 2019
to
21 Aug 2019
Adult Weeks

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

A group of 5 people sit at a table and play a game of cards.
A group of 5 people sit at a table and play a game of cards.

Escape and spend a week on the shores of beautiful Lake Joseph in Muskoka. Whether you are seeking adventure or relaxation, we have something for you.

21 Jul 2019
to
01 Sep 2019
Family Programs

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

A father and daughter ride a tandem bike at Lake Joe.
A father and daughter ride a tandem bike at Lake Joe.

Our family program gives people with sight loss and their families an opportunity to enjoy the splendour of Muskoka on beautiful Lake Joseph in a safe and inclusive environment. Activities are available for all ages and there are also events just for adults, youth and kids.

21 Jul 2019
to
01 Sep 2019
Family Programs

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

A father and daughter ride a tandem bike at Lake Joe.
A father and daughter ride a tandem bike at Lake Joe.

Our family program gives people with sight loss and their families an opportunity to enjoy the splendour of Muskoka on beautiful Lake Joseph in a safe and inclusive environment. Activities are available for all ages and there are also events just for adults, youth and kids.

29 Jul 2019
to
03 Aug 2019
Camp Abilities (ages 8-18) 

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

Children playing on the beach. at Lake Joe. A rainbow appears in the distance.
Children playing on the beach. at Lake Joe. A rainbow appears in the distance.

Want to try a triathlon, or work on paddling skills? This goal-based program is aimed at athletic development.

29 Jul 2019
to
03 Aug 2019
Pushing Limits for Active Youth (PLAY) (ages 8-18) 

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

A group of campers (in bathing suits) run into the Lake.
A group of campers (in bathing suits) run into the Lake.

Pushing Limits for Active Youth (PLAY) is for those that want to discover new sports at Lake Joe.

29 Jul 2019
to
10 Aug 2019
Wilderness Immersion for Leadership Development (WILD) (ages 15-19) 

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

A young boy surfs on a wakeboard on Lake Joe
A young boy surfs on a wakeboard on Lake Joe

Wilderness Immersion for Leadership Development (WILD) is a two-week adventure program where you’ll work on skills like canoeing, hiking, rock climbing and high-ropes course elements while refining leadership skills.

07 Aug 2019
to
Winnipeg Sharing Circle

1080 Portage Ave., second-floor boardroom
Winnipeg MB R3G 3M3
Canada

Clients at CNIB Sharing Circle having a discussion and smiling
Clients at CNIB Sharing Circle having a discussion and smiling

Get together with others who are blind or partially sighted to talk, share and learn.

12 Aug 2019
to
Manitoba Youth Council dinner and meeting

1080 Portage Ave.
Winnipeg MB R3G 3M3
Canada

young people having a discussion while eating
young people having a discussion while eating

Come out to this month's dinner and meeting for the Manitoba Youth Council, designed for ages 16-29.

13 Aug 2019
to
Book Club

1080 Portage Ave., first floor MPR
Winnipeg MB R3G 3M3
Canada

close up of hands holding a book and a coffee cup
close up of hands holding a book and a coffee cup

Are you blind or partially sighted and love to read? This monthly book club is perfect for you.

18 Aug 2019
to
21 Aug 2019
Adult Mini-Camp

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

A woman sits on the grass at Lake Joe with her guide dog.
A woman sits on the grass at Lake Joe with her guide dog.

Enjoy our three-night, four-day adult mini-camp to get a taste of the Lake Joe experience.

24 Sep 2019
to
Brandon Sharing Circle

354 Tenth St.
Brandon MB R7A 4G1
Canada

Clients at CNIB Sharing Circle having a discussion and smiling
Clients at CNIB Sharing Circle having a discussion and smiling

Get together with others who are blind or partially sighted to talk, share and learn.

01 Oct 2019
to
19 Nov 2019
Adjusting to Vision Loss

1080 Portage Ave.
Winnipeg MB R3G 3M3
Canada

group of people having a discussion
group of people having a discussion

An eight-week program to help you face an independent future with confidence.

29 Oct 2019
to
30 Oct 2019
Connecting the Dots Conference 2019

MaRS Discovery District
MaRS Centre, South Tower 101 College Street, Suite 401
Toronto ON M5G 1L7
Canada

At a tech fair, a man teaches a woman how to use a large print reading device.
At a tech fair, a man teaches a woman how to use a large print reading device.

Join the CNIB Foundation as we launch our nationwide conference – Connecting the Dots – the largest educational and professional development experience focused on technology, employment and literacy for people with sight loss.