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

 

TSB Members are meeting by phone on Tuesday mornings from 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. The free phone call number is: 605-468-8020 access code 969009 # (pound sign).

MARCH

I look forward to all the neat informative items our members will share on the phone on Tues March 2 at 10 AM. Here is March and April programs:

March 2nd: TSB Members will share a 2-5 minutes, helpful tips on vision loss

March 9th: Cindy Hollis, Membership Chair of the American Council of the Blind, ACB, will talk all about the ACB Community and all the super zoom calls that they do in a month

March 16th: Mike Armstrong, “Blindness and Overcoming Obstacles”

March 23rd: Kasey Hopper, Assistive Tech from Direct, “ All the things you can do with Alexa, the Echo Dot to maintain your independence.”

March 30th: TBA

 

APRIL

TSB Members will be meeting at the Christ Presbyterian Church, 6565 E Broadway...
April 6th and April 13th from 9:30-12:00 PM. We will set up the tables on the patio, and go into the Fellowship Hall for two live concerts. Masks will be worn by all.

April 6th: Christine Vivona, will play the harp and play a wide variety of glorious music. Lunch will be chicken nuggets, potato salad, coleslaw, carrots, strawberries and cookies. Let Barb know by March 30 if you are coming so she can order enough food.

12th: TSB Board Meeting on phone from 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

April 13th: Entertainment: TBA, Lunch: Pizza and dessert

16th: TBA

18th: TSB Training with Manny Celis, “Using Voice Over on the iPhone” on Zoom 6:30-8:30 p.m.

23rd: TBA

30th: TBA

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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