Upcoming Events

26 May 2019
to
05 Jun 2019
Fibre Arts

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

close up of woman knitting
close up of woman knitting

From beginners to seasoned knitters, people who are blind or partially sighted get together to knit and crochet, or learn how, at our fibre arts group that meets every Wednesday.

26 May 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.

26 May 2019
to
30 May 2019
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 May 2019
to
14 Jun 2019
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 May 2019
to
12 Jun 2019
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 May 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.

28 May 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.

31 May 2019
to
Breakfast Club

Perkins, 305 Madison St.
Winnipeg MB R3J 1H9
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 Jun 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.

10 Jun 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.

11 Jun 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.

01 Jul 2019
to
06 Jul 2019
Leaders-In-Training (ages 16-19)

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

Two participants ride in a canoe on Lake Joe.
Two participants ride in a canoe on Lake Joe.

At Lake Joe, you'll learn you don't need a title to be a leader. Leaders-in-training (LIT) empowers you to take an active role in camp life.

01 Jul 2019
to
06 Jul 2019
Summer Camp (ages 8-18)

CNIB Lake Joseph Centre
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.

Choose your specialization for the week as you learn new skills while developing confidence and independence in a safe and supportive environment.

07 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
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.

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.

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.