We welcome all with visual impairment

Serving Tucson and Pima County

Welcome to the Tucson Society of the Blind, TSB, website. TSB provides social and educational programs for those individuals with low or no vision. TSB provides valuable resources on coping with blindness and vision impairment. It is wonderful to meet other visually impaired seniors who can act as mentors and provide emotional support.

Join Us at our Weekly Meetings

   Tuesday mornings from 9:30am- 1:00pm.
   Christ Presbyterian Church
      6565 E. Broadway Blvd., Tucson, AZ
   Includes topic as noted on our calendar, followed by games.

  Calendar

DECEMBER


3 - Star Spangled Senior Holiday Show

10 - "Tips and Tricks for the Visually Impaired " Everyone bring a tip. Prepare to learn new tips

17 - Holiday Lunch and Holiday Gift Exchange. Leave at 12:30p.m. See details below

24 - TSB closed due to holidays

31 - TSB closed due to holidays

 

JANUARY

 

7 - Roxanna Baker playing the accordion. She will play Western and polka tunes

8 - Tucson EXPO 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM 445 S. Alvernon Way, See details below

10 - TSB Board Meeting 10:00am-1:00pm Biscuit Country Cafe 7026 E. Broadway

14 - Janet Dylla, Desert Low Vision. Janet will bring the latest assistive technology and other talking products

16 - Tucson Wildlife Center Fieldtrip: Meet at Center at 11:00 AM, See details below

21 - Gina Murphy, Mrs. Green, " Getting rid of toxic substances in your household and replacing them with earth-friendly alternatives”

28 - Maria Trujillo Tucson AARP, Arizona Association of Retired Persons. Learn about all the legislation AARP and the local chapter is working on


February 4th - John McCann, " Talking about the American Council of the Blind”


Save the dates:

March 5 and March 6 TSB Spring Concerts, 8111 E. Broadway, Fellowship Square, Villa 2 Great Room, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Silent Auction, Raffle drawing, Concert tickets are $10 each.

Thursday, March 5 Performers are Rob Boone on Trombone and Christine Vivona on Harp, playing Jazz and Broadway Tunes. Friday, March 6 performer is Bill Gantz, an outstanding Western singer playing Western tunes on his guitar

 

Timothy: Cactus walking with a white cane, dark sun glasses, and white cowboy hat.

Volunteers Needed

--MAKE A DIFFERENCE --

TSB needs sighted volunteers to:

  • drive
  • assist with activities
  • help with luncheons, field trips, and fund raising events

IRS #  84-1636485
TSB is a 501c3 Organization

Green Check Mark in square box with Black border.

Or mail your donations, which is 100% tax-deductible to:

Tucson Society of the Blind
P.O. Box 57655
Tucson, AZ  85732

Thank you for your support

For membership and general information contact:

Barbara Macpherson, President
  (520) 298-2427

Tom Young, Director
  (520) 721-1029

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