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.



4 - Janet Dylla - Desert Low Vision, Demo of Assistive Technology

11- Jan V "Clara Schell, first woman optometrist and suffragist in the state of Arizona"

14 - No TSB Board Meeting

18 - Annie Schlesinger, "TASK, Grocery Shopping & Using Uber & Lyft" -- TASK stands for Tenacity, Adaptability, Support, & Knowledge

25 - No TSB Meeting Vacation bible school at church



2 - Myra "Learn how to use Iris Vision"

9 - Dr. Brian Mc Kay "Research and Possible Treatment for Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration", Murrey Shorts will prepare a BBQ pork sandwich lunch stay until 12:15 PM

12 - TSB Board Meeting 10 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Biscuit Country Cafe 7026 E. Broadway

16 - 16 Lupita Hernandez - "Blind Runner, Braille, and Direct Services for the Visually Impaired" -

23 - Roger Early, "Exercise & Self Defense"

26 - Field trip to the White Elephant Thrift Store and Maggie Hegan’s home in Green Valley. See details below

30 - TBA

August 6 - Bill Martin, guitarist and soloist, playing Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, and other favorites


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

Volunteers Needed


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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