Calendar of Events

**JAM SESSION – Come join the fun by bringing a musical instrument, singing or just sitting back and enjoying the entertainment. Please call the Center and make your reservation for the meal and transportation by noon on Thursday, February 13th.

**OPEN HOUSE – Patrons, families, friends, and community members are welcome to enjoy a pre-determined meal for a nominal fee.

REMEMBER – All reservations for the Open House meals must be made by noon on the Tuesday prior to the Open House.  Menus are subject to change according to the availability of food. In the event of bad weather, an Open House or Jam Session may be cancelled for the safety of Center patrons, staff, volunteers, and guests.

FEBRUARY

February 2 Wyoming Pancake Breakfast RSVP by January 21


February 5 – Open House – Noon Hamburger with cheese, lettuce, tomato, onion, baked beans, fries, drumsticks for dessert


February 7 Romeo and Juliet Cornstock Theater RSVP by January 14


February 11 – Board Meeting – 5:30 p.m.


February 12 – Open House – 5:30 p.m. – Spaghetti and meatballs, salad, Italian green beans, French bread, cake and ice cream


February 15 – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Pork BBQ sandwich, onion rings, slaw, potato salad, cookies and pudding


February 18 Bowling and lunch at Monicals RSVP by noon on February 11


February 18 Volunteer Training 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. CICBVI


February 19 – Open House – Noon – Chicken and noodle soup, ham salad sandwiches, apple sauce, apple crisp


February 22 – Volunteer Training – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – CICBVI


February 26 – Open House – 5:30 p.m. Ham steak, pea salad, macaroni and cheese, tossed salad, brownies and fruit


February 29 – Beginner Cane Clinic – 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Location TBD

 

MARCH

March 1 Princeville Pancake Breakfast RSVP by noon on February 18


March 4 – Open House – Noon


March 10 – Board Meeting – 5:30 p.m.


March 11 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


March 13 – Community Banquet – 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. – Mt. Hawley Country Club, 7724 N Knoxville, Peoria, IL – Attendee Registration or Sponsor Registration available now!


March 18 – Open House – Noon


March 21 – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


March 25 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


March 28 – Technology Help Center – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Topic: Low vision aids, video magnifiers, filtered glasses – Magnified Vision, 81A E Queenwood Rd, Morton, IL

 

APRIL

April 1 – Open House – Noon


April 8  – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


April 14 Board Meeting – 5:30 p.m.


April 15 – Open House – Noon


April 18 – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


April 19 CIRCA ’21 show in Rock Island, IL – RSVP by February 18


April 22  – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


April 25 – Technology Help Center – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Topic: iOS apps and downloading for people with low vision – CICBVI 


April 29 – Open House – Noon

 

MAY

May 6 – Open House – Noon


May 9 – Beginner Cane Clinic – 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – CICBVI


May 12 – Board Meeting – 5:30 p.m.


May 13 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


May 16 – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


May 20 – Open House – Noon


May 23 – Technology Help Center – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Topic: Screen readers for people who are blind – CICBVI


May 27 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.

 

JUNE

June 2 – Annual Golf Outing – 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Weaver Ridge Golf Course.


June 3 – Open House – Noon


June 9 – Board Meeting – 5:30 p.m.


June 10 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


June 17 – Open House – Noon


June 20 – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


June 24 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.

 

JULY

July 1 – Open House – Noon


July 8 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


July 14 – Board Meeting – 5:30 p.m.


July 15 – Open House – Noon


July 18 – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


July 22 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


July 25 – Technology Help Center – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Topic: Low vision aids, video magnifiers, filtered glasses – Magnified Vision, 81A E Queenwood Dr, Morton, IL


July 29 – Open House – Noon

 

AUGUST

August 5 – Open House – Noon


August 11 – Board Meeting – 5:30 p.m.


August 12 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


August 15 – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


August 19 – Open House – Noon


August 22 – Technology Help Center – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Topic: Screen readers for people with low vision –CICBVI


August 26 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.

 

SEPTEMBER

September 2 – Open House – Noon


September 8 – Board Meeting – 5:30 p.m.


September 9 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


September 12 – Beginner Cane Clinic – 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Location TBD


September 16 – Open House – Noon


September 19 – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 


September 23 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


September 26 – Technology Help Center – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Location TBD


September 30 – Open House – Noon

 

OCTOBER

October 7 – Open House – Noon


October 13 – Board Meeting – 5:30 p.m.


October 14 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


October 17 – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


October 21 – Open House – Noon


October 24 – Technology Help Center – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Location TBD


October 28 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.

 

NOVEMBER

November 4 – Open House – Noon


November 10 – Board Meeting – 5:30 p.m.


November 11 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


November 14 – Technology Help Center – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Location TBD


November 18 – Open House – Noon


November 21 – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


November 25 – No Open House

 

DECEMBER

December 2 – Open House – Noon


December 5 – Beginner Cane Clinic – 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Location TBD


December 8 – Board Meeting – 5:30 p.m.


December 9 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.


December 12 – Technology Help Center – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Location TBD


December 16 – Open House – Noon


December 19 – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


December 23 – Open House – 5:30 p.m.