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Spanish Support Group – December

A support group conducted entirely in Spanish for anyone who is visually impaired or blind. Oftentimes vision loss isolates a person and this issue is exacerbated by the potential of a language barrier. Having a group to talk to about issues you are having with vision loss or just to…

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Spanish Support Group – November

A support group conducted entirely in Spanish for anyone who is visually impaired or blind. Oftentimes vision loss isolates a person and this issue is exacerbated by the potential of a language barrier. Having a group to talk to about issues you are having with vision loss or just to…

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CLB’s Thanksgiving Dinner

Join CLB for a special early Thanksgiving Dinner on Wednesday, November 19. It will be held at the Archdioceses Center at 7202 Landover Hills, MD from 11am – 2pm. Please contact Victoria Hamilton at vhamilton@clb.org or by calling 240-737-5156 to confirm your attendance or to receive more detailed information.

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Maryland Parents of Blind Children Conference

The Maryland Parents of Blind Children conference is fast approaching so don’t miss the dates! November 14 – Workshop for Parents with Activities for the Tweens & Teens November 15-16 – NFB of Maryland State Convention Location: Sheraton North Hotel 903 Dulaney Valley Road Towson, MD 21204 This convention will…

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Homeless Resource Day – Mongtomery County

Montgomery County hosts its 4th Annual Homeless Resource Day Thursday, November 13, 9am – 3pm Activity Center at Bohrer Park 506 South Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877  For information on how you can help, please contact Ms. Gloria Huggins at HHSHRD@montgomerycountymd.gov or 240-777-4565

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CLB’s Click n Go DC Metro Launch

Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind, WMATA, and Click n Go will launch our new collaboration which allows passengers who are blind or visually impaired to navigate not only the Metro stations, but to surrounding landmarks as well. This launch event will explain and demonstrate this revolutionary new technology. Friday, November…

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Veterans Stand Down and Homeless Resource Day

Prince George’s County will host its 4th Annual Veterans Stand Down and Homeless Resource Day. This event will provide on-site resources, information, assistance, services and support to county residents who are experiencing homelessness. Saturday, November 1 Wayne K. Curry Sports and Learning Complex 8001 Sheriff Road Landover, MD 20785For more…

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Spanish Support Group – October

A support group conducted entirely in Spanish for anyone who is visually impaired or blind. Oftentimes vision loss isolates a person and this issue is exacerbated by the potential of a language barrier. Having a group to talk to about issues you are having with vision loss or just to…

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WOW – Walk Our Way

Virginia’s Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired (DBVI) is holding a FREE 1 mile walk/run event to raise awareness of blindness and low vision. Participants can try the simulated experience by wearing sleep shades or low vision simulators and walk the mile with professional guides. Saturday, October 25, 2014 12 –…

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NFB National Harbor Chapter Resource Day

Annual Resource Day Presented by NFB’s National Harbor Chapter Saturday, October 25 10 am – 3 pm Colmar Manor Town Hall Community Center 3701 Lawrence Street Colmar Manor, MD 20722 For information please contact Dana Hinnant at 301-808-0068

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