Utah Council Of the Blind -Events Calendar

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December

UCB Office Open on Wednesdays

We are open on Wednesdays 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 and the braille measuring spoons and cups. There are also the famous small hammers with screw drivers packed in the handle. You can pay your membership at the office and make reservations for the activities. These purchases can also be made by calling Anna at 801-654-3772 to pay by credit card.

Ceramaics Class to take a break in December

December Ceramics Class Schedule

On December 20 and December 27 Ceramic Classes will be closed for the holidays.

This class is open to any blind or visually impaired person in the state of Utah and is currently being held on Wednesdays at the Utah State Division of Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 250 N 1950 W, Salt Lake City, in room 301 from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. Classes are available 40 weeks of the year. The class will be taking a break in the month of December, and only at the discretion of the instructor. The attendees of this program only pay the cost of the materials needed to complete the projects they choose to make and a $2 per month breakage fee. We have obtained Grants to pay for the cost of the instructor.

Computer & Technology Training will be taking a break for the month of December and will resume next year.

The meeting of the Board of Directors has been canceled and will be meeting next year.



January

UCB Office Open on Wednesdays

We are open on Wednesdays 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 and the Braille measuring spoons and cups. There are also the famous small hammers with screw drivers packed in the handle. You can pay your membership at the office and make reservations for the activities. These purchases can also be made by calling Anna at 801-654-3772 to pay by credit card.

Deadline for Name That Tune Reservations and Payment Due

you need to get your $5 reservation into the UCB post office box or pay online by Thursday, January 4, 2018.

Name That Tune

Saturday, January 6, 2018, 10:00 to 12:30 p.m.: Name that Tune and KFC!

To kick off 2018, join us at DSBVI on Saturday, January 6th, at 10 a.m. to play Name That Tune, hosted by Sandy Ruconich. We will have some great prizes, you will get to show your acumen with music, and lunch will be boxed lunches from KFC! So, of course, you need to get your $5 reservation into the UCB post office box or pay online by Thursday, January 4, 2018.

The meeting of the Board of Directors January 29

All members are encouraged to participate.

The meetings are at 3:45 p.m. at Division of Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 250 N 1950 W, Suite B, Salt Lake City, UT 84116.

The Board Meeting will be on Monday, January 29, 2018 at 3:45-6:00pm -DSBVI in the Executive Conference Room.



February

UCB Office Open on Wednesdays

We are open on Wednesdays 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 and the braille measuring spoons and cups. There are also the famous small hammers with screw drivers packed in the handle. You can pay your membership at the office and make reservations for the activities. These purchases can also be made by calling Anna at 801-654-3772 to pay by credit card.

Valentine's Day Activity

On Saturday, February 3rd, at DSBVI, 10:00 a.m., we will be doing something delicious for Valentine's Day. The presenter isn't firm yet, but mark your calendar for that morning. The activity will run from 10:00 to 12:00.

The meeting of the Board of Directors February 26

Credit Union for the Blind and Visually Impaired of Utah (CUBVIU formerly UCB Credit Union) Annual Business Meeting: TBD

All members are encouraged to participate.

The meetings are at 3:45 p.m. at Division of Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 250 N 1950 W, Suite B, Salt Lake City, UT 84116.

The Board Meeting will be on Monday, February 26, 2018 at 3:45-6:00pm -DSBVI in the Executive Conference Room.



March

UCB Office Open on Wednesdays

We are open on Wednesdays 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 and the braille measuring spoons and cups. There are also the famous small hammers with screw drivers packed in the handle. You can pay your membership at the office and make reservations for the activities. These purchases can also be made by calling Anna at 801-654-3772 to pay by credit card.

St. Patrick's Day

On March 3rd at 10:00 a.m., we will be welcoming back the Dunmore Lassies, that great group we heard from several years ago with their great music, fun information, and various instruments which they are glad to let you touch. And, to add to the fun, we will be having a catered lunch of Irish food in celebration of St. Patrick's Day. And, just to add to the enjoyment, the Dunmore Lassies will be staying for lunch to answer more of your questions. This musical program and catered lunch will be $10.00 per person, so plan on it and get your money in early in February so that we know how many to count on for the caterer.

Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Saturday, March 24, 2018: Easter Egg Hunt

CenturyLink Pioneers Providing Beeping EasterEggs, Goodies, Food and Entertainment at our Annual Easter Party

The meeting of the Board of Directors March 26

All members are encouraged to participate.

The meetings are at 3:45 p.m. at Division of Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 250 N 1950 W, Suite B, Salt Lake City, UT 84116.

The Board Meeting will be on Monday, March 26, 2018 at 3:45-6:00pm -DSBVI in the Executive Conference Room.






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