notice

For content relevant to your community in Ontario, Please select your region

Ontario South (Greater Toronto)

CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

CNIB Mobile Hub: Be My Eyes

Be My Eyes is a free app that connects people who are blind or low vision with sighted volunteers and company representatives for visual assistance through a live video call. Volunteers can assist you with: reading recipes, identifying expiry dates on groceries, telling you information on products, and so much more in many different languages. Join us for a demonstration of the app. This CNIB Mobile Hub program meets in-person at the Stoney Creek Lions Club on Tuesday, March 1 from 1 to 2 p.m. Eastern Time. 
A graphic art illustration of a person holding a sword and shield. Text: The Vale.

The Vale – A First-of-Its-Kind Audio Game

The Vale: Shadow of the Crown is an audio-based adventure game made for blind and low vision players. Available for Xbox and PC, the title was developed in collaboration with CNIB by the indie studio Falling Squirrel. Tune in as Dave and Jamie describe the exciting medieval world you’ll navigate if you take on this engrossing game with your eyes closed. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on Wednesday, March 2 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Pacific Time. Call in information will be given upon registration
CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

CNIB Mobile Hub: Thursday Morning Peer Social

Enjoy your favourite beverage and join us to talk about local ideas and events, and network. This CNIB Mobile Hub program meets in-person at the Stoney Creek Lions Club on Thursday, March 3 from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time. 
CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

CNIB Mobile Hub: Floor Curling

Come learn about the sport of curling and try your hand at floor curling. This CNIB Mobile Hub program meets in-person at the Stoney Creek Lions Club on Thursday, March 3 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Eastern Time. 
CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

CNIB Mobile Hub: Knitting Group

Come for an hour and bring your knitting! Have a coffee while learning more about all the knitting projects that the Hamilton Knitting does. All levels of knitters welcome. This CNIB Mobile Hub program meets in-person at the Stoney Creek Lions Club on Thursday, March 3 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time. 
CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

CNIB Mobile Hub: Let's Talk Cooking Soups

Learn about the benefits of soups in your daily eating habits and different types of soup. Bonus: make a dry-soup mix to take home! This CNIB Mobile Hub program meets in-person at the Stoney Creek Lions Club on Thursday, March 3 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time. 
CNIB Mobile Hub logo. A graphic art illustration of a white cargo van outlined with yellow and black accents. Text: CNIB Mobile Hub.

CNIB Mobile Hub: Coffee and Books

A theme-based reading group. Read a book about the theme for the day and join-in on the conversation. This lively discussion will be led by a group facilitator. This CNIB Mobile Hub program meets in-person at the Stoney Creek Lions Club on Thursday, March 3 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. 
A young woman sits at a table making art with pencils, paper, scissors, magnifying glass, brush and paints in colourful mugs.

Tech with Kiri: Tech to help you get crafty

Join us and learn about some of the different technology options – including smartphones, smart devices, apps, and tools that you can use to be creative! This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on Friday, March 4 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
Photo of the top part of a woman's face with an illustration of question marks floating above her head.

CNIBLakeJoe@Home: Curiosity Corner

Keep curious and engaged with lifelong learning. In this monthly session we will be inviting special guests and experts to inform and inspire us on a variety of interesting topics! Join us the first Monday of each month from 3 to 4 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.
An iPhone has the Seeing AI app open and scanning an envelope.

App Review: Seeing AI

Seeing AI is a free app that narrates the world around you. Designed for the blind and low vision community, this ongoing research project harnesses the power of AI to open up the visual world and describe nearby people, text and objects. Join us to learn more about how you can use it in your everyday life. This technology workshop meets via Zoom web conference on Tuesday, March 8 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Call in information will be given upon registration.