Upcoming Events

15 Sep 2019
to
19 Dec 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.

15 Sep 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.

15 Sep 2019
to
20 Dec 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.

15 Sep 2019
to
17 Dec 2019
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.

15 Sep 2019
to
18 Dec 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.

15 Sep 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.

15 Sep 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. 
 

18 Sep 2019
to
18 Dec 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.

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.

27 Sep 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.

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.

02 Oct 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.

08 Oct 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.

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.