AUGUST HAPPENINGS

August 8 (Wednesday): Family Support Group meets on the second Wednesday of every month at the LHOB in the boardroom. Time: to be announced. The purpose of the group is for family members to have a safe place to gain support, share feelings and obtain information regarding their family member’s vision loss. For more information or to RSVP email Elaine Schiffman at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (954-463-4217, ext.131) or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (954-463-4217, ext. 128).

August 29 (Wednesday): Social Security Work Incentives Presentation by Lesly Quin, Project Director at Center for Independent Living of the Keys. 10am to 12pm in the Boardroom. RSVP to Leticia at 954-463-4217 ext. 136

SEPTEMBER HAPPENINGS

September 3 (Monday): Labor Day, Lighthouse is closed.   

 

September 12 (Wednesday): Family Support Group meets on the second Wednesday of every month at the LHOB in the boardroom. Time: to be announced. The purpose of the group is for family members to have a safe place to gain support, share feelings and obtain information regarding their family member’s vision loss. For more information or to RSVP email Elaine Schiffman at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (954-463-4217, ext.131) or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (954-463-4217, ext. 128).

 

September 14 (Friday): All-Staff In-service day, LHOB closed to clients.

 

REGULAR MEETINGS: AUGUST-SEPTEMBER

Broward Council of the Blind meeting 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm in Room 20, 2nd Tuesday of the month August: 14 & September 11. For more information, contact BCB President, Archie Deshazior at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 954-549-0763.

 

Baking with Joel 9 am-12 pm in the Training Kitchen, Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00pm August: 1 & 15 & September 5 & 19. Spots are limited (five spots each class). RSVP to Joel at 954-805-0146.

 

Trivia Club meets the first Friday of each month 10:00 am - 12:00 pm in the boardroom on Fridays. August 3 & September 7.

 

Alumni Association Meeting 10: 00 am – 12:00 pm in the boardroom Friday, August: 17 & September 21.  

 

Lighthouse Book Club will meet 10:00 am – 12:00 pm in the boardroom on Friday, August: 31 – Book selection is Saving Sophie by Ronald Balson & September: 28 – Book selection is The Stars are Fire by Anita Shreve. For more information, please contact Ellen Meyers at 954-922-7360.

 

Yoga for Adults hosted by Broward County Parks & Recreation meets every 2nd & 4th Saturday 10 am - 12 pm Location to be determined. Call Special Populations Section at 954-357-8170 or email at

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve your spot.

 

ANNOUNCEMENT

Lighthouse of Broward is seeking talent! All those interested in auditioning for an upcoming open mic event the lighthouse is hosting please call 954-463-4217 and press “0” to reach our receptionist to provide them with your name, phone number and email address. Event details will be announced upon audition calls.

 

SAVE THE DATE

October 6- LHOB is participating National Sports Day. More information to come.

 

October 11- The Alumni Association bake sale in the lobby 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. All proceeds support Lighthouse of Broward instructors in receiving current and comprehensive training in their fields.

 

October 16- LHOB is hosting a White Cane Day event, more information to come.

 

 

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