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, October 18th.

**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.



October 3rd – Open House – Noon – Goulash, tossed salad, garlic bread, pudding, and cookies

October 4th – The Lion King by Disney – 7:30 p.m. – Peoria Civic Center

**DATE CHANGE** October 5th – Braille Workshop – 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – CICBVI

October 9thBoard Meeting – 5:30 p.m.

October 10th – Open House – 5:30 p.m. – Pork chops, dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, tossed salad, cake and ice cream

October 17th – Open House – Noon – Brats, polish sausage, mac and cheese, corn and dessert

October 20th – Jam Session – 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. – Tuna noodles, coleslaw, cake with fruit

October 21st – Dinner in the Dark Fundraiser – 6:00 p.m. – The Publik House, Peoria Heights – Click here for more info, call (309) 637-3693, or email

October 24th  – Open House – 5:30 p.m. – Chicken and rice, salad, butter beans, cottage cheese and peach cobbler

October 27th  – Basic White Cane Clinic – 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – CICBVI

October 27th – Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by the Peoria Symphony Orchestra – 7:00 p.m. – Peoria Civic Center

October 31st  – Open House – Noon – Chili, hot dogs, potato chips and dessert



November 10th – Peoria Rivermen Fundraiser – 7:05 p.m. – Peoria Civic Center – Click here for tickets

November 17th – Intermediate Cane Clinic – 9 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – CICBVI



December 8th – “Handel’s Messiah” by the Peoria Symphony Orchestra and The Apollo Chorus of Chicago – 7:30 p.m. – Grace Presbyterian Church, 8607 IL-91, Peoria