Please call in advance to see if the event is open. Due to the Covid-19 Virus, Utah is opening again, but some changes may be in effect.
Hello UCB Members
We wanted to make you aware as we enter Phase 1 of reopening the blind center, (DSBVI), that the daily zoom meetings will only be held on Wednesdays at 1 pm and Friday's at 1 pm. However this week we will not be holding the Wednesday zoom class. If you have any questions please feel free to call me. Thank you for your understanding.
Sandy Ruconich, UCB Interim Executive Director
Call me at 801-461-0265. Thanks, Sandra
The following are the topics for this week's DSBVI zoom classes.
Wednesday September 23rd, 1 pm Youtube, How to subscribe. Come with questions and share experiences
Thursday September 24th, 8 am Technology with Jerry
Friday September 25th, 1 pm Parenting Tips and Tricks
Anyone can join in and enjoy the classes:
You can join by one of the following:
Call in 720-707-2699 enter ID# 9737049078
You can join by clicking the link below
UCB Office Open on Wednesdays and Fridays
From 12:00pm to 3:30pm Wednesdays
From 10:00am to 12:30pm Fridays
Call the DSBVI: (801) 323-4343.
We are open at the DSBVI in Salt Lake City. If you need to check to be certain someone is there before you make your travel plans, please call 801-520-3766 and speak with Donni. She can sell you cab coupons, the UCB t-shirts, screwdriver/hammers, 20/20 pens, signature guides, and the braille measuring spoons and cups. You can pay your membership at the office and make reservations for the activities. These purchases can also be made by calling Tina at 801 245-9264 to pay by credit card. Also, Adrienne Clayton keeps the office open from 10:00am to 12:30pm on Fridays. If you are making a special trip to visit the office, we recommend you give one of these ladies a call at 801-520-3766 to be sure she is there when you come to make purchases or conduct other business.
September Ceramics Class Schedule
Dear UCB members,
I know we are excited to get back in to a new normal. In regards to our ceramics class unfortunately right now we will not be able to hold classes. Please do not contact the blind center to inquire on when that will happen. we will be sure to let you know when we are able to resume classes via email and our website as soon as we know. Thank you for your patience and understanding. Stay safe!
Anna Jeffery -UCB President
For Users of Dog Guides -Greatest Paws on Earth
September 17 via phone conference call
Greatest Paws on Earth is an independent group of people interested in guide dogs and issues concerning them. They meet each month on the 3rd Thursday via conference call to talk about a different topic in which dog guide users may be interested. Our next meeting will be on September 17. The call-in number is 800-835-8395, access code 1623768. For more information on the organization contact its president, Sandy England, at email@example.com
We will have our call in September 17 at 7:00pm, (mountain Time).
Would you like to Volunteer?
If you want to be a volunteer, please contact us at: (801) 299-0670
You can also download and print the Volunteer form but you must contact us before you can volunteer. All volunteers must be screened and approved before they can participate.