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


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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