Upcoming Events

26 Jan 2020
to
04 May 2020
Walking Group

Polo Park Shopping Centre
1485 Portage Ave.
Winnipeg MB R3G 0W4
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.

26 Jan 2020
to
17 Jun 2020
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. 
 

26 Jan 2020
to
30 Jun 2020
Low-Impact Aerobics

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

Clients doing warm up stretches
Clients doing warm up stretches

Come out to our new low-impact aerobics class to increase your flexibility, core strength and reduce stress.

26 Jan 2020
to
30 Jun 2020
Bible Study

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

close up of open bible
close up of open bible

Be part of something great by joining other blind and partially sighted individuals for a discussion of the Bible every Thursday.

26 Jan 2020
to
26 Feb 2020
Brandon Yoga

CNIB Brandon, 354 Tenth St.
Brandon MB R7A 4G1
Canada

Two people sitting cross-legged in a yoga pose
Two people sitting cross-legged in a yoga pose

Learn new stretches while you improve core strength, balance and coordination in this 7-week yoga class for individuals who are blind or partially sighted.

26 Jan 2020
to
30 Jun 2020
Friday Coffee Group

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

two people sitting at a table drinking coffee
two people sitting at a table drinking coffee

Join a lively group of blind and partially sighted people of all ages and backgrounds every Friday to discuss the hot topics of the week over a cup of coffee.

26 Jan 2020
to
30 Jun 2020
Choir

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

close up of piano keys with music score
close up of piano keys with music score

Love to sing? Join the choir. No experience required. This group meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month in the Winnipeg office.

28 Jan 2020
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.

31 Jan 2020
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Breakfast Club

Norwood Hotel, 112 Marion St.
Winnipeg MB R2H 0T1
Canada

close up of breakfast platter
close up of breakfast platter

Try out a new restaurant and start the day right with breakfast club friends.

05 Feb 2020
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Winnipeg Sharing Circle

1080 Portage Ave., MPR
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.

10 Feb 2020
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.

11 Feb 2020
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.

07 Apr 2020
to
26 May 2020
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.

01 Jun 2020
to
04 Jun 2020
Northern Exposure (NorEx) (Grades 6-8)

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

Young boy being tossed high into the air as part of the Inuit Blanket Toss activity.
Young boy being tossed high into the air as part of the Inuit Blanket Toss activity.

June 1-4, 2020: Northern Exposure (NorEx) is an opportunity for you to engage in activities in a safe, accessible and fun environment that support the learning outcomes of the physical education curriculum.

15 Jun 2020
to
19 Jun 2020
New! Adult Adventure Week (ages 19+)

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

A man and a woman in a red canoe.
A man and a woman in a red canoe.

June 15-19, 2020: Start your adventure high atop the canopy on a challenge course before you head into the wilderness for a multi-day canoe trip in Algonquin Park. Facilitated by skilled staff, you will paddle, portage, cook outdoors and camp while connecting with nature and other like-minded individuals.

15 Jun 2020
to
19 Jun 2020
New! Young Adult Week (ages 19-35) 

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

Three people stretch with their arms over the head at an outdoor yoga class.
Three people stretch with their arms over the head at an outdoor yoga class.

June 15-19, 2020: Join like-minded young adults on the shores of beautiful Lake Joseph for a chance to relax, unwind and have fun! This five-day, four-night experience will include a combination of workshops, leisure activities and social events. Compete in an Amazing Race, participate in a murder mystery or book club, and enjoy classic summer camp activities in beautiful Muskoka.

28 Jun 2020
to
03 Jul 2019
Summer Camp (ages 8-18)

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

Three boys jumping off the dock and into the water.
Three boys jumping off the dock and into the water.

June 28-July 3, 2020: Choose your specialization for the week as you learn new skills while developing confidence and independence in a safe and supportive environment.

28 Jun 2020
to
03 Jul 2020
Wilderness Immersion for Leadership Development (WILD) (ages 15-19)

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

A man and a woman canoeing through a small channel.
A man and a woman canoeing through a small channel.

June 28-July 3, 2020: Test your mettle in the wild! Wilderness Immersion for Leadership Development (WILD) is an adventure program where you will work cooperatively with others on a multi-day canoe trip in Algonquin Park.

05 Jul 2020
to
11 Jul 2020
Adult Week #1 (ages 19+)

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

Two men riding a red tandem bike on a gravel path at Lake Joe.
Two men riding a red tandem bike on a gravel path at Lake Joe.

July 5-11, 2020: 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.

12 Jul 2020
to
18 Jul 2020
Adult Week #2 (ages 19+)

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

Six adults sit in a drum circle in the Rec Hall porch.
Six adults sit in a drum circle in the Rec Hall porch.

July 12-18, 2020: 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.

19 Jul 2020
to
25 Jul 2020
Family Week #1

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.

July 19-25, 2020: Our family program gives you and your family an opportunity to enjoy the beauty of Muskoka together. Activities are available for all ages and there are also events just for adults, youth and kids.

26 Jul 2020
to
31 Jul 2020
Camp Abilities (ages 8-18) 

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

Three people sailing a white sailboat in Lake Joseph.
Three people sailing a white sailboat in Lake Joseph.

July 26-31, 2020: Want to try a triathlon, or work on paddling skills? This goal-based program is aimed at athletic development. You will receive one-on-one coaching from experts and instructors who will help guide you to achieve your performance goals through specialized sports programs.

26 Jul 2020
to
08 Aug 2020
Counsellor-in-Training (CIT) (ages 16-19)

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

A group of  young campers huddle in a circle. Arms are raised in the air.
A group of  young campers huddle in a circle. Arms are raised in the air.

July 26-August 8, 2020: Gain job skills while having fun at our two-week program designed to develop leadership skills and empower youth to take an active role in camp life.

26 Jul 2020
to
31 Jul 2020
Pushing Limits for Active Youth (PLAY) (ages 8-18)

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

Boy in a bathing suit sliding along a colourful lawn water slide.
Boy in a bathing suit sliding along a colourful lawn water slide.

July 26-31, 2020: Pushing Limits for Active Youth (PLAY) is for those who want to have fun experiencing different sports at CNIB Lake Joe.

02 Aug 2020
to
08 Aug 2020
Family Week #2

CNIB Lake Joe
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.

August 2-8, 2020: Our family program gives you and your family an opportunity to enjoy the beauty of Muskoka together. Activities are available for all ages and there are also events just for adults, youth and kids.

10 Aug 2020
to
14 Aug 2020
Canadian Leadership Development Program (CLDP) (ages 15-21)

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

The 2019 CDLP crew sitting on the pontoon boat.
The 2019 CDLP crew sitting on the pontoon boat.

Aug 10-14, 2020: Be the change! Connect with other youth with sight loss from across the country and join in on the conversation.

18 Aug 2020
to
22 Aug 2020
Adult Mini-Camp, Summer (ages 19+)

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

Woman in red kayak holding a paddle and smiling with her guide dog seated in front of her.
Woman in red kayak holding a paddle and smiling with her guide dog seated in front of her.

August 18-22, 2020: Enjoy our four-night, five-day adult mini-camp to get a taste of the Lake Joe experience.

23 Aug 2020
to
29 Aug 2020
New! Family Week #3

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

A family (man, woman and two little girls) enjoying a tubing experience during Family Week.
A family (man, woman and two little girls) enjoying a tubing experience during Family Week.

August 23-29, 2020: New this year, Family Week 3 will be devoted to families with children who are blind or partially sighted. In addition to the classic camp activities offered during other family weeks, this program will include workshops for parents. Go for a dip in the lake, take a tandem bike for a spin, go fishing, cruise the lake or relax by the campfire. There's something for everyone!

30 Aug 2020
to
05 Sep 2020
Adult Week #3 (ages 19+)

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

Five adults smiling on the fishing dock, holding with fishing poles.
Five adults smiling on the fishing dock, holding with fishing poles.

August 30-September 5, 2020: 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.

02 Oct 2020
to
04 Oct 2020
New! Family Fishing Weekend

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

A man and two boys pose and hold up the fish they've caught on the dock of CNIB Lake Joe.
A man and two boys pose and hold up the fish they've caught on the dock of CNIB Lake Joe.

October 2-4, 2020: In this program you and your child will be partnered with an angler to explore fishing opportunities in Muskoka! You will learn different techniques and strategies on the hunt for the big one while participating in fun challenges throughout the day. Fish on!

05 Oct 2020
to
09 Oct 2020
New! Adult Mini-Camp, Fall (ages 19+)

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

A photo taken from the lake of the waterfront area with white Muskoka chairs lining the beach area and the leaves on the trees are beautiful fall colours of red, orange and yellow.
A photo taken from the lake of the waterfront area with white Muskoka chairs lining the beach area and the leaves on the trees are beautiful fall colours of red, orange and yellow.

October 5-9, 2020: Enjoy our four-night, five-day adult mini-camp to get a taste of the Lake Joe experience.