We want to thank everyone who participated in and helped make our new virtual programs a huge success. Between May and September, CNIB Lake Joe hosted 23 new virtual programs with over 145 participants and 416 registrations – that’s a lot of happy campers!
Due to popular demand, CNIBLakeJoe@Home programming is continuing through the fall and winter! Stay connected with friends, new and old, while enjoying virtual camp programs from the comfort and safety of your own home. Join us by registering for CNIBLakeJoe@Home programs.
CNIBLakeJoe@Home October – December 2020:
Curiosity Corner, the first Monday of each month from 3 – 4 p.m., ET
Keep curious and engaged with lifelong learning. In this monthly session, we will be inviting special guests and experts to inform and inspire us on a variety of interesting topics! Zoom registration link: https://cnib.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwucOirrDMrGtGaZC2WBGD3Dh7Pd-2um-kU
CNIB Lake Joe Coffee Break, Tuesdays from 9 – 10 a.m., ET
A fan favourite! Join us Tuesday mornings for conversation, laughter and a chance to reminisce about your favourite CNIB Lake Joe memories. Pour yourself a coffee, tea, or beverage of choice, login and connect with your friends from Lake Joe. Zoom registration link: https://cnib.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0pdOGqrTguHtFv8E4yqaCnPgVKRge8FEWO
Campfire Sing-Along, Wednesdays from 7 – 8 p.m., ET
As the temperatures dip, join us for a toasty virtual Lake Joe campfire with traditional campfire songs and stories. Fun for all ages! Zoom registration link: https://cnib.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUrcu-opj4vEtNrYBYGGRZtWRyLeud9JyF6
CNIB Lake Joe Trivia, the last Thursday of each month from 3 – 4 p.m., ET
Test your knowledge in a friendly quiz competition as you laugh and learn at the same time! There will be questions for all ages. Fun for all ages! Zoom registration link: https://cnib.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUkcu2orTotHNQXavCXg2NMRTN2eCOMSJ4j
CNIB Lake Joe Art Series, Fridays from 10-11 a.m., ET
Embrace your creativity with us! Each week we will explore a different form of art: drama; crafts; music games and exploration; and dance. Zoom registration link: https://cnib.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcsfuyrrjgvG9BLpbiMISvXmuAv--zQaW_G
All CNIBLakeJoe@Home programs are free and available to Canadians who are blind or partially sighted and their families, friends and caregivers. Hundreds of CNIB Foundation Virtual Programs are also available free of charge! Subscribe here to receive updates.
Please be advised that you must register for all programs. We kindly ask you to RSVP a minimum of one full business day before the start of the program. Our winter/spring CNIBLakeJoe@Home schedule will be available later this year. For more information and to register, visit CNIBLakeJoe@Home, or contact Lindsay Garrett, Program Manager, CNIB Lake Joe, Lindsay.Garrett@cnib.ca or call 1-877-748-4028.
CNIB Lake Joe 2021 Season
We look forward to welcoming everyone back to CNIB Lake Joe when it is safe to do so. During this unprecedented time, we hope we will be able to offer in-person programs at CNIB Lake Joe next year. As we plan for 2021 season, pre-registration for in-person programs will open on Tuesday, December 1. This will be an opportunity for people to indicate their interest in attending. Program updates will be posted at cnib.ca/lakejoe.
CNIB Lake Joe Online Tuck Shop is Opening Soon
The new 2020 Lake Joe t-shirts – plus lots of other CNIB Lake Joe branded items – will soon be available for purchase on the new CNIB Lake Joe online Tuck Shop. All year-round, you can shop ‘til you drop and have your purchases shipped straight to your door. Stay tuned for details!