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

Events in August 2022

  • Red Cross Blood Drive

    Red Cross Blood Drive

    Aug 5

    All students, customers, visitors and staff are required to wear a mask at all LightHouse sites.

    American Red Cross Blood Drive at LightHouse
    11:00 am – 4:00 pm

    Every blood donation can save up to three lives. Will you join the LightHouse community in giving back by giving blood? To schedule your appointment or for more information visit this link or call 1-800 RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767)

    If you have questions regarding your eligibility to donate blood, please call 1-866-236-3276. This event is co-sponsored by LightHouse for the Blind and American Red Cross.

  • National Federation of the Blind: San Francisco Chapter Meeting (online)

    National Federation of the Blind: San Francisco Chapter Meeting (online)

    Aug 9

    The National Federation of the Blind is a nationwide community of members that believe blind people can live the lives they want. We meet online via Zoom with the following schedule:

    6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. – Virtual Happy (Half) Hour
    6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. – Chapter Meeting

    To RSVP, contact President Bobbi Pompey at or 336-988-6375.

    *Please note, this group is not afflicted with LightHouse.

  • Waste Management Training (online)

    Waste Management Training (online)

    Aug 24

    LightHouse is pleased to announce that in collaboration with the San Francisco Department of Environment, we will be hosting an educational training session on waste management for our staff and community members on August 24 at 1:00 PM. This training will be a virtual event hosted via Zoom.

    The training will focus on waste management, and will include the “what, where, how, and why” for handling your everyday waste streams of recycling, compost, and landfill. This training will be beneficial to all LightHouse staff and students – not only when at 1155 Market St., but in your everyday travels and at home as well. Together, we can learn best practices in caring for our local environment.

    Participants may download training materials here.

    Topic: Waste Management Training

    Date: August 24, 2022

    Time: 1:00 PM Pacific Time

    Virtual Location: Zoom Meeting Link

  • San Francisco Department of Elections Info Session (online)

    San Francisco Department of Elections Info Session (online)

    Aug 25

    Representatives from the SF Department of Elections will discuss accessible services the Department provides and how redistricting might impact voters in the November 8 election.

    This is a virtual event. To register, please contact Sabrina Bolus at or 415-694-7607.

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.

The LightHouse is scent-free. Please abstain from wearing colognes, perfumes, or other scented products. Additionally, coffee must be securely lidded at all times and citrus should not be peeled on the premises. Thanks for supporting our efforts to respect chemical sensitivities!

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