Culture, Sports and Recreation Programs
CNIB Foundation's culture, sports and recreation programs provide you with opportunities to take part in a variety of creative classes, community-based workshops, physical activities and excursions.
CNIB, Read to Me! (National)
A new program storytelling program for adults where CNIB Recording Studio volunteer narrators read an assortment of stories & poems. Join us every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 1-3 p.m. EDT. This virtual program can be accessed by phone or through Zoom webinar platform (a toll free phone number or weblink will be provided after registration).
Online Yoga (National)
A fully accessible and described gentle-styled yoga allowing you to develop strength, mindfulness and flexibility over time utilizing the most basic yoga postures. You’ll leave the class feeling loose and more relaxed. Come participate in a safe and supportive environment. This group runs via Zoom web conference every Monday and Friday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. Eastern TIme. Call-in information will be given upon registration.
Friday Fun Trivia (National)
Love trivia? This group is for you. Come and learn each week as the trivia always is different. This group meets by teleconference or zoom web conferencing. The group meets via Zoom conference every Friday rom 11 a.m.-12 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
Low-impact Guided Dance Fitness Class (National)
Let’s dance! Our adaptive Dance instructor, Tiffany Tjosvold, will be leading a guided seat based low-impact dance class for our 19+ participants. This group runs via Zoom web conference and teleconference every Thursday from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
Bible Study Group (National)
Be part of something great by joining other blind and partially sighted individuals for a discussion of the Bible. This group meets every Thursday from 1:30-2:30 p.m. Central Time via teleconference. Call-in information will be provided upon registration.
Virtual Bingo (National)
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 from 1:30-3 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
Thursday Virtual Games (National)
Come play word games led by our game show hosts. Connect through zoom or phone in and join in the laughter. The group meets via Zoom conference every Thursday from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
Thursday Morning Meditation Series (National)
This Thursday Meditation Morning series continues throughout the month of June. Enrich your day by focussing a few moments on yourself. If you are new to meditation or have experience, this short, guided meditation offers the opportunity for a deepening personal experience. With meditation in your tool kit, you can learn to relax and de-stress or simply refresh and take some positive vibrations with you throughout your daily life. This group runs via Zoom web conference every Thursday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
Luminato Listening Parties (National)
Luminato Festival welcomes writer and podcast producer Christine Malec to host two Listening Parties on June 12 & 13 for people who are blind or partially sighted to gather and experience arts & culture as a group. After each performance, Christine will lead a moderated discussion.
The Bookends Book Club (National)
Join and learn about what others are reading and the technology they use to get their books. This group meets via Zoom web conference every Wednesday from 10-11 a.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.