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LightHouse will be closed on Wednesday, June 19 for the Juneteenth holiday.

Events in October 2022

  • Tecnología para Todos (en línea)

    Tecnología para Todos (en línea)


    Oct 13

    oin the LightHouse’s monthly access Technology Spanish meeting. Tecnología para todos is a space where users share their knowledge and experience. Each month, we talk about services, applications and devices available for blind and low vision users. This event will be conducted using the Zoom platform. You can connect to Zoom using a computer, an app, or by dialing in from any phone. Zoom meeting details will be provided when you RSVP by email to: jcolon@lighthouse-sf.org or by calling 415-694-7323.

  • So You Think You Want a Guide Dog (online)

    So You Think You Want a Guide Dog (online)


    Oct 19

    Are you curious to learn more about guide dogs but don't know where to start? This workshop will cover how to decide if a guide dog is right for you, what skills you need before applying to schools, common misconceptions about guide dogs, how to pick a guide dog school, what to expect during the application process, and how to best prepare for school once you are accepted.

    Please RSVP by October 18 to Briana Kusuma at ‪BKusuma@lighthouse-sf.org or 415-694-7335.

  • Spanish Audio-Description Club (online)/Reunion de Audio Descripción en Español (en línea)

    Spanish Audio-Description Club (online)/Reunion de Audio Descripción en Español (en línea)


    Oct 21

    Reunion de Audio Descripción en Español

    Cuando: Octuvre 21 2022 8:00 – 10:00 P.M.

    Quién: jóvenes ciegos y de baja vista.

    RSVP: Para registrarse, contacten a Daisy Soto dsoto@lighthouse-sf.org o 415-694-7328

    Buscando algo nuevo que hacer los viernes por la tarde? Estamos muy emocionados en presentar el regreso de nuestro programa para jóvenes, una reunión para mirar películas y series con audio descripción en español! No importa si son fluidos en español, o si simplemente quieren practicar el idioma un poco más conviviendo con amigos y mirando una nueva película. Espero que todos nos puedan acompañar para Este programa, cada tercer Viernes del mes a las 8:00 PM.
    Este mes miraremos el siguiente capítulo de Hawkeye, una de las nuevas aventuras de Marvel.

    When: Friday October 21, 2022 from 8:00 – 10:00 PM

    Who: Blind and low-vision teens and young adults

    RSVP: Contact Daisy Soto at dsoto@lighthouse-sf.org or 415-694-7328

    Looking for something new to do on Friday night’s? We’re excited to announce a the return of the Spanish audio described movie club for teens and young adults. Whether you’re a fluent speaker or just want to brush up on some Spanish skills and connect with friends over an action-packed movie, or show we hope you’ll join us every third Friday of the month at 8:00 PM!
    This month we will be watching the next episode of Hawkeye, one of the latest Marvel series releases!

  • Meet You At The House (online)

    Meet You At The House (online)


    Oct 26

    Pull up a comfy chair and join Community Outreach Specialist Sheri Albers in the LightHouse virtual living room to talk about all things LightHouse! Have you been experiencing changes in your vision that have been affecting your daily life, but did not know who to talk to? LightHouse in San Francisco may have the solutions you have been looking for. This is a safe place to bring the questions that you have been wanting to ask. As always, Raqi from the Adaptations Store will be on hand to let us know what is new in the world of low vision and blindness products.

    To RSVP, contact Sheri Albers at 415-694-7331, or email salbers@lighthouse-sf.org.

  • Tecnología para Todos (en línea)

    Tecnología para Todos (en línea)


    Oct 27

    oin the LightHouse’s monthly access Technology Spanish meeting. Tecnología para todos is a space where users share their knowledge and experience. Each month, we talk about services, applications and devices available for blind and low vision users. This event will be conducted using the Zoom platform. You can connect to Zoom using a computer, an app, or by dialing in from any phone. Zoom meeting details will be provided when you RSVP by email to: jcolon@lighthouse-sf.org or by calling 415-694-7323.

  • Sirkin Center Grand Opening

    Sirkin Center Grand Opening


    Oct 28

    The Sirkin Center will open its doors for a grand opening celebration that will include guided tours, departmental displays, guest speakers, a ribbon cutting, and refreshments. Additional details to come!

    For questions, please contact development@lighthouse-sf.org.

  • Complete Your Midterm Ballot in Advance at LightHouse SF (in-person)

    Complete Your Midterm Ballot in Advance at LightHouse SF (in-person)


    Oct 31

    This event takes places at LightHouse headquarters at 1155 Market, San Francisco

    All California voters will receive a vote-by-mail ballot in advance of the election. If you would like to complete your ballot in advance of the election with a LightHouse volunteer, we are offering a few times in the Bay Area to work with a volunteer to complete the ballot.

    If you are eligible to vote in the upcoming General Election and have not already registered, the deadline to register to vote is October 24. You can register to vote at: https://registertovote.ca.gov/

    If you would like to schedule an appointment to have a volunteer support you in voting, please email volunteer@lighthouse-sf.org or call 415-694-7320.

    Appointments are preferred but not required.

    The General Election will include:

    • 7 ballot provisions
    • 7 Ballot Propositions
    • Statewide candidates for U.S. Senate, Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Secretary of State, Controller, Treasurer, Attorney General, Insurance Commissioner, Member of State Board of Equalization, State Superintendent of Public Instruction
    • U.S. Representative in Congress, State Senator, State Assembly Member
    • Supreme Court Justices, as well as other local candidates and local measures.

    For more information about the upcoming November 8 election, please go to the California Secretary of State’s Election page- https://www.sos.ca.gov/elections

The events for the upcoming week are read aloud on our event hotline every Friday, which can be accessed by calling 415-694-7325. For more information about visiting the Adaptations Store, head to our shop page.

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