Toronto Visionaries chapter of the Canadian Council of the Blind

NOTICE: ALL REGULAR MEETINGS SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO COVID19 CLOSURES

Until the current state of emergency and general restrictions are lifted, the CCB Toronto Visionaries will not be holding any of its regularly scheduled, face-to-face meetings or activities. A small number of our meetings will go ahead as Zoom Conference Calls only. See the schedule below for details.

Events and activities

Every year, the CCB Toronto Visionaries presents a few big events, like our Spring concert, our Walk-a-thon and Beach BBQ, our bus trip, and the WCW Experience Expo. We also offer many smaller activities throughout the year, including local historical tours, described walks, meals out at local restaurants, our regular monthly meetings, and much more!

A group of Visionaries members raising their glasses at Creekside winery on our 2016 Bus Trip.
Photo courtesy: Julie Pierce

Our calendar

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The information on this page was last updated: Wednesday, July 28, 2021.

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July, 2021

Concert: The Power of Music with Stelth Ng

Date: Saturday, July 17, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 863 3481 9123)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://ccbtorontovisionaries.c...

Notes: Classical pianist & violinist Stelth Ng presents a pre-recorded concert and talks about his vision loss journey

CCB Monday Night Bingo

Date: Monday, July 19, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 821 6185 9971)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Lynda Spinney, 416-456-7117, secretary@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Let's play BINGO!

Let's Talk' with Kamini Rodhan

Date: Thursday, July 22, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Kamini guides the conversation on a wide variety of issues and topics

Paul's Audio World

Date: Friday, July 23, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: Free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Munich & Rosenburg - Audio Tours from the 'Rick Steves Europe' series

CCB Monday Night Bingo

Date: Monday, July 26, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 821 6185 9971)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Lynda Spinney, 416-456-7117, secretary@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Let's play BINGO!

Aamer's Evening Book Club

Date: Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Aamer Khan, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Join Aamer for lively conversation about the latest great reads!

Let's Talk' with Kamini Rodhan

Date: Thursday, July 29, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Kamini guides the conversation on a wide variety of issues and topics

Fun in the Sun: a virtual tour with JJ Hunt

Date: Friday, July 30, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Join professional describer JJ Hunt for a tour of some favourite summer hotspots!

August, 2021

Coffee & Conversation

Date: Monday, August 2, 2021

Time: 10AM until 12PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Download the Zoom app and join host Denise Chamberlin via phone or computer

CCB Monday Night Bingo

Date: Monday, August 2, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 821 6185 9971)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Lynda Spinney, 416-456-7117, secretary@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Let's play BINGO!

Virtual Pub Night

Date: Tuesday, August 3, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Grab your favourite beverage, download the Zoom app and join the conference via phone or computer

Let's Talk' with Kamini Rodhan

Date: Thursday, August 5, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Kamini guides the conversation on a wide variety of issues and topics

Audio Movie Night

Date: Saturday, August 7, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10:30PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Host Paul Mack screens fully described, audio only films

CCB Monday Night Bingo

Date: Monday, August 9, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 821 6185 9971)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Lynda Spinney, 416-456-7117, secretary@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Let's play BINGO!

Let's Talk' with Kamini Rodhan

Date: Thursday, August 12, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Kamini guides the conversation on a wide variety of issues and topics

CCB Monday Night Bingo

Date: Monday, August 16, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 821 6185 9971)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Lynda Spinney, 416-456-7117, secretary@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Let's play BINGO!

Peter's Book Club

Date: Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Time: 10AM until 12PM

Cost: Free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Peter Tsatsanis, 416-755-4310, petertsa@hotmail.com, http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: The death of the heart' by Elizabeth Bowen. 1939

Let's Talk' with Kamini Rodhan

Date: Thursday, August 19, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Paul's Audio World

Date: Friday, August 20, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: Free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Assisi & Siena - Audio Tours of the Italian towns, from the 'Rick Steves Europe' series

CCB Monday Night Bingo

Date: Monday, August 23, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 821 6185 9971)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Lynda Spinney, 416-456-7117, secretary@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Let's play BINGO!

Let's Talk' with Kamini Rodhan

Date: Thursday, August 26, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Kamini guides the conversation on a wide variety of issues and topics

Personal Travel Adventures: a virtual tour with JJ Hunt

Date: Friday, August 27, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Join professional describer JJ Hunt for a tour of some of the most memorable highlights from his own personal travels!

CCB Monday Night Bingo

Date: Monday, August 30, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 821 6185 9971)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Lynda Spinney, 416-456-7117, secretary@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Let's play BINGO!

Aamer's Evening Book Club

Date: Tuesday, August 31, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Aamer Khan, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Join Aamer for lively conversation about the latest great reads!

September, 2021

Let's Talk' with Kamini Rodhan

Date: Thursday, September 2, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Kamini guides the conversation on a wide variety of issues and topics

Paul's Audio World

Date: Friday, September 3, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: Free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Audio Movie Night

Date: Saturday, September 4, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10:30PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Host Paul Mack screens fully described, audio only films

Coffee & Conversation

Date: Monday, September 6, 2021

Time: 10AM until 12PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Download the Zoom app and join host Denise Chamberlin via phone or computer

CCB Monday Night Bingo

Date: Monday, September 6, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 821 6185 9971)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Lynda Spinney, 416-456-7117, secretary@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Let's play BINGO!

Pub Night: the Swan

Date: Tuesday, September 7, 2021

Time: 6:30pm until 9:30pm

Cost: $5 member rebate

Location: The Swan & Firkin Pub (2205 Bloor Street West, Toronto)

Directions: South side of Bloor St West, just east of Runnymede

Contact: The Swan & Firkin Pub, 416-767-9222, http://www.firkinpubs.com/thes...

Notes: We're back at the Swan, live and in-person, for a post COVID celebration!

Let's Talk' with Kamini Rodhan

Date: Thursday, September 9, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Kamini guides the conversation on a wide variety of issues and topics

CCB Monday Night Bingo

Date: Monday, September 13, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 821 6185 9971)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Lynda Spinney, 416-456-7117, secretary@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Let's play BINGO!

Peter's Book Club

Date: Wednesday, September 15, 2021

Time: 10AM until 12PM

Cost: Free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Peter Tsatsanis, 416-755-4310, petertsa@hotmail.com, http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: A fable' by William Faulkner. 1954

Get Together with Technology' (GTT) Meeting

Date: Thursday, September 16, 2021

Time: 6:00pm until 8:00pm

Cost: Free

Location: CNIB Community Hub/via Zoom (1525 Yonge Street, Toronto)

Directions: East side of Yonge, 1 block north of St Clair at Heath

Contact: GTT Toronto, gtt.toronto@gmail.com, http://www.gtt-toronto.ca

Notes: First meeting of the 2021-22 year

Let's Talk' with Kamini Rodhan

Date: Thursday, September 16, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Kamini guides the conversation on a wide variety of issues and topics

Paul's Audio World

Date: Friday, September 17, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: Free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

CCB Monday Night Bingo

Date: Monday, September 20, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 821 6185 9971)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Lynda Spinney, 416-456-7117, secretary@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Let's play BINGO!

Let's Talk' with Kamini Rodhan

Date: Thursday, September 23, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Kamini guides the conversation on a wide variety of issues and topics

CCB Monday Night Bingo

Date: Monday, September 27, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 821 6185 9971)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Lynda Spinney, 416-456-7117, secretary@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Let's play BINGO!

CCB Toronto Visionaries Monthly Meeting

Date: Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Time: 10:00am until 12:00pm

Cost: Free

Location: TBD

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://ccbtorontovisionaries.c...

Aamer's Evening Book Club

Date: Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Time: 7PM until 9PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: Aamer Khan, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Join Aamer for lively conversation about the latest great reads!

Let's Talk' with Kamini Rodhan

Date: Thursday, September 30, 2021

Time: 8PM until 10PM

Cost: free

Location: Via Zoom conference call only (ZOOM: 647-558-0588, Meeting ID: 511 951 0004)

Directions: Ask us for a password to access the call

Contact: CCB Toronto Visionaries, 416-760-2163, info@ccbtorontovisionaries.ca , http://www.ccbtorontovisionari...

Notes: Kamini guides the conversation on a wide variety of issues and topics

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