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).

JANUARY 2021

 5th: Denice Brown, President of Philadelphia, PA NFB Chapter will talk about “Being a Blind African-American Elementary Teacher.

8th: TSB Board Meeting on phone from 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

12th: Nancy and Pete Torpey, Host of Eyes on Success Podcast from Colorado, will discuss “Sightseeing Without Sight”

19th: Ricky Enger Assistive Technology Instructor from Hadley, “ How to use the Hadley website and Online Shopping,”

19th: Manny Celis, Monthly lesson on iPhone on Zoom 6:30-8:30 PM

21st: Evening Discussion Podcast Discussion Group, 6:30-800 PM, An Interview with Marge Barnhart on her book, “Inspirational Stories of the Visually Challenged & Resources”

26th: Steve Christy, Pima County supervisor, Ward 4, “What I do, and why I entered politics,”

 

FEBRUARY 2021

2nd: Dale Campbell, Host of podcast, Cooking in the Dark, and owner of Blind Mice mega Mall, where visually impaired individuals maintain businesses to serve the visually impaired

9th: Cecilia Mendoza, “All about Fire Safety”

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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