On June 30, 2018 through July 2, 2018, some Club VIBES members visited St. Louis, Missouri to attend the American Council of the Blind Convention. At the convention, members got to practice some of their independent-living skills by learning how to safely navigate a hotel. Members also got to learn about and try some new technology for blind/visually impaired as
In January 2017, Club VIBES was invited to participate in a National Fitness Challenge through the United States Association of Blind Athletes (USABA) in conjunction with a grant from the Anthem Foundation. VIBES is one of 13 teams across the U.S. participating in this nine month challenge, which runs from March 2017 to November 2017. Each team consists of 25
Club VIBES now has merchandise for sale. The webpage will be up soon but we wanted to give you a preview of items available. We love them and hope you will to! Microfiber Golf Towel $18 Stone Car Coaster $2.50 Club VIBES Sticker $1.50
National Rollout: Currency readers became widely available to all U.S. citizens, or persons legally residing in the U.S. who are blind or visually impaired, on January 2, 2015. Individuals interested in receiving a currency reader through the U.S. Currency Reader Program must submit an application, signed by a competent authority who can certify eligibility. Applications, available in English and in Spanish, can be downloaded here. For complete
In August we will roll out new Club VIBES products displaying our name and logo. Included are golf towels, cup holder coasters, and bumper stickers. More information and photos will be in next month’s newsletter along with ordering information. If you would like to subscribe, click here.
Cycology Bicycles & Club VIBES would like to invite you to enjoy a captivating multimedia slideshow taking you on an intimate two-wheeled adventure around the planet by tandem! Special guest and author Jamie Bianchini piloted a tandem bike solo while inviting total strangers to join the journey on the back seat on an 81-country expedition. You don’t want to miss this adventure! Please
The Knoxville Area Transit Scavenger Hunt will take place on June 12th 2015. Participation is open to anyone in grades 6-12. The activity involves using KAT buses to complete tasks along a prescribed route. Club VIBES members gather up some friends and register now! Click here for more information and for registration.