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Events in February 2024

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Feb 1(1 event)

9:30 am: Little Learners Playgroup (online)


Feb 1

Bring your giggles and wiggles to Little Learners weekly Zoom Playgroup, Thursdays from 9:30am - 10:15am. Enjoy fun activities with your little one, ages 0-6, while learning strategies to support your child's visual, sensory, motor and concept development. Connect with other families who understand and share your experience raising a child who is blind, has low vision, or Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI). Weekly activities are designed to be accessible for all, and to build upon monthly themes that you can integrate into your family routines. All are welcome!

For more information or to register, please email Jacqueline Barden at littlelearners@lighthouse-sf.org or call 415-694-7657. Meet you in the Zoom Room!

Feb 2
Feb 3(1 event)

9:00 am: 28th Annual Lowenfeld-Akeson Early Years Symposium, Connection is the Key (in-person)


Feb 3

28th Annual Lowenfeld-Akeson Early Years Symposium, Connection is the Key: Building rapport, relationships, and realistic expectations

The purpose of the Lowenfeld-Akeson Early Years Symposium is to educate service providers, families and students about new developments in the fields of pediatric ophthalmology, neurology and early childhood education of children who are blind or have low vision. The 28th Annual Symposium will be held in-person on Saturday, February 3, 2024 at the California School for the Blind at  500 Walnut Street, Fremont, California. Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

This year's symposium is co-hosted by the California School for the Blind, LightHouse Little Learners, the California Association for Parents of Children with Visual Impairments and California Deafblind Services.

  • Keynote speaker Maurice Belote, MA, Deafblind Educational Consultant and former Project Coordinator of California Deafblind Services
  • Doctor panel featuring perspectives on the best ways to build rapport and develop reasonable expectations
  • Speaker May Nguyen, MS, Licensed Educational Psychologist and Nationally Certified School Psychologist, California School for the Blind
  • 2024 Dr. William and Ruth Silverman Excellence in Community Partnerships Award
  • Judith Lesner Family Forum
  • Tour of the California School for the Blind campus (optional)
  • Continental breakfast and lunch provided

Tickets to the Symposium are $50 for professionals and $20 for families and students. Families are encouraged to request a scholarship from the Silverman Scholarship Fund to attend the Symposium by emailing us at LowenfeldAkeson@gmail.com.

Please arrive early to sign-in and enjoy a little breakfast. Our program will commence promptly at 9:00 am.

Register for the Lowenfeld-Akeson Early Years Symposium. Registrations close on February 1, 2024.
Accommodations must be requested by January 19, 2024.

Feb 4
Feb 5(1 event)

(All day): EHC Summer Camp 2024 Registration Opens (online)

(All day)
Feb 5

Mark your calendars – here’s the  Enchanted Hills Camp Summer 2024 Schedule! Registration opens on February 5, 2024. More details to come soon. Here are the sessions.

  • DeafBlind Session: June 9 through June 13
  • Little Learners Family Camp: June 14 through June 16
  • Staff Training: June 17 through June 22
  • Adult Session: June 24 through June 29
  • Family Camp I: July 3 through July 6
  • Adults with Developmental Disabilities: July 8 through July 13
  • Youth Session: July 15 through July 20
  • Teen Session: July 15 through July 27
  • Family Camp II: July 31 through August 3
  • Music Camp: August 5 through August 11

View the EHC 2024 Summer Sessions page.

Feb 6
Feb 7(1 event)

7:00 pm: EHC Virtual Campfire (online)


Feb 7

These fun-filled evenings will consist of Enchanted Hills Camp updates, songs, alumni check-ins and LightHouse information and resources. All are welcome to join.

RSVP to Andrew Martinez at AMartinez@lighthouse-sf.org or 415-694-7642.

Feb 8(1 event)

9:30 am: Little Learners Playgroup (online)


Feb 8

Bring your giggles and wiggles to Little Learners weekly Zoom Playgroup, Thursdays from 9:30am - 10:15am. Enjoy fun activities with your little one, ages 0-6, while learning strategies to support your child's visual, sensory, motor and concept development. Connect with other families who understand and share your experience raising a child who is blind, has low vision, or Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI). Weekly activities are designed to be accessible for all, and to build upon monthly themes that you can integrate into your family routines. All are welcome!

For more information or to register, please email Jacqueline Barden at littlelearners@lighthouse-sf.org or call 415-694-7657. Meet you in the Zoom Room!

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Feb 15(1 event)

9:30 am: Little Learners Playgroup (online)


Feb 15

Bring your giggles and wiggles to Little Learners weekly Zoom Playgroup, Thursdays from 9:30am - 10:15am. Enjoy fun activities with your little one, ages 0-6, while learning strategies to support your child's visual, sensory, motor and concept development. Connect with other families who understand and share your experience raising a child who is blind, has low vision, or Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI). Weekly activities are designed to be accessible for all, and to build upon monthly themes that you can integrate into your family routines. All are welcome!

For more information or to register, please email Jacqueline Barden at littlelearners@lighthouse-sf.org or call 415-694-7657. Meet you in the Zoom Room!

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Feb 22(1 event)

9:30 am: Little Learners Playgroup (online)


Feb 22

Bring your giggles and wiggles to Little Learners weekly Zoom Playgroup, Thursdays from 9:30am - 10:15am. Enjoy fun activities with your little one, ages 0-6, while learning strategies to support your child's visual, sensory, motor and concept development. Connect with other families who understand and share your experience raising a child who is blind, has low vision, or Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI). Weekly activities are designed to be accessible for all, and to build upon monthly themes that you can integrate into your family routines. All are welcome!

For more information or to register, please email Jacqueline Barden at littlelearners@lighthouse-sf.org or call 415-694-7657. Meet you in the Zoom Room!

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Feb 29(1 event)

9:30 am: Little Learners Playgroup (online)


Feb 29

Bring your giggles and wiggles to Little Learners weekly Zoom Playgroup, Thursdays from 9:30am - 10:15am. Enjoy fun activities with your little one, ages 0-6, while learning strategies to support your child's visual, sensory, motor and concept development. Connect with other families who understand and share your experience raising a child who is blind, has low vision, or Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI). Weekly activities are designed to be accessible for all, and to build upon monthly themes that you can integrate into your family routines. All are welcome!

For more information or to register, please email Jacqueline Barden at littlelearners@lighthouse-sf.org or call 415-694-7657. Meet you in the Zoom Room!

Mar 1
Mar 2

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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