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.
6 - Bill Martin, singer and guitarist ”Playing Johnny Cash, Willie Nelsen, & Others Favorites,” Chicken Nugget Potluck, stay until 12:15pm
9 - TSB Board Meeting 10:00am-1:00pm Biscuit Country Cafe 7026 E. Broadway
13 - Myrna Wilkens, “Demo of Iris Vision,”
20 - Dr. Brian McKay, “Research and Possible Treatments for Age-Related Macular Degeneration”
Jim Williams,” The Colorful Life of President Harry Truman”
30 - Pool & BBQ Party at John McCann’s, 8761 E Placita Bolivar, 9:00am-1:30pm
3 - Fernando Molina from Tucson Water, “Water conservation, Quality, and future of water supply in Tucson”
10 - Bob Kresmer, ”Learning about the National Federation of the Blind and the Governor’s Council” Let Barb know what you are bringing NEXT WEEK to the potluck
13 - TSB Board Meeting 10:00am-1:00pm Biscuit Country Cafe 7026 E. Broadway
17 - “ Blind Actor Tom Sullivan’s Inspiring Story,” Wat are your goals? by Barbara Macpherson. Chili Hot Dog Potluck, stay until 12:15pm
24 - Tom Chambers, western singer. Tom will tell stories and play our favorite Western tunes.
27 - Field trip to KUAT TV Studio, meet at Taco Bell, 1818 E. Speedway, 10:15am
October 1 Captain Justin Lane, East Division, “Fighting Crime & Ways to stay safe”
Save the Date:
Annual Meeting, Annual Elections and Thanksgiving Lunch - Nov 12, 2019
In November of 2003, thirteen individuals organized Tucson Society of the Blind. TSB is now recognized throughout the community as an organization that serves those with limited sight.
TSB is a non-profit organization governed by a Board of Directors. TSB provides social, recreational and educational programs for legally blind adults and those coping with vision loss. Membership has grown to more than 80. Increased donations have allowed a greater range of programs and field trips.
Tucson Society of the Blind exists to enhance independence and quality of life for individuals with vision loss
TSB Members Enjoy Varied Programs Such As
"We might not have a lot of sight, but we have a great deal of vision. 11
Benefits of Being a Member
Membership Dues are $15.00 a year
TSB Members participate in various fund raising activities
TSB now provides, free of charge, low vision resource packets to Tucson ophthalmologists for their patients.
New Members receive Welcome Packets that include: