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

 

OCTOBER

1- Captain Justin Lane East Division, “Fighting Crime & Ways to stay Safe"

8 - NOTICE: The church will need our meeting room, so we will meet in room EF. Get dropped off at the mailbox in the front parking lot. Walk straight down to the 5th door. There will be a sign there and someone will show you where to go. If you get dropped off at our usual place, someone will walk you to the room. Our program will be Dr. Chuck Gerba, “Winning the War on Germs.” Dr. Gerba is from the University of Arizona and one of the world’s leading microbiologists.

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

15 - Nick Clement author and educator, “Summer School Lessons from Barry the Bass”

22 - Miriam Cruz, Better Business Bureau, “How to Avoid the Latest Senior Scams”

29- Halloween Party Costume contest with Prizes. Come dress in a costume or wear a funny hat. Enjoy the musical performance by Robert Murrillo, Singing the oldies, country, and blue grass. Those of you without costumes can judge the rest of us.

NOVEMBER

1- Hot Tub and BBQ Party at John McCann’s, 8761 E. Placita Bolivar, 9:30-1:30pm, See details below

5 - Jeff Babson, biologist, “Learning about Arizona Birds and Bats”

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

12 - Annual Meeting, Board of Directors Election and Thanksgiving Lunch, See details below.

19 - TSB closed due to Thanksgiving holiday

26 - Christine Vivona, Harpist, playing glorious Christmas music and classical music

December 3 - Star Spangled Senior Holiday Show

Save the Date:
Annual Meeting, Annual Meeting and Thanksgiving Lunch - Nov 12, 2019

 

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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