Upcoming Events

If your state or special interest affiliate would like your event listed on our Events page, send the information to: info@acb.org

Oklahoma Council of the Blind 2019 State Convention

Date: 
September 20 to September 22
Location: 

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tulsa-Warren Place, Oklahoma

Details: 

Come and celebrate our 100th anniversary! For more information, call the OCB office at 1-877-578-6212.

Event Category: 
2019 Fall Conventions

Utah Council of the Blind’s Annual Business Meeting - 2019

Date: 
September 21
Location: 

Division of Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 250 N 1950 W, Salt Lake City, UT

Details: 

The meeting begins at 10 a.m. Please call the Utah Connection at (801) 299-0670 or (800) 273-4569, or email ucb.board@gmail.com with your name, the names of others in your party, and your telephone number no later than September 16th. Be sure to indicate whether each person in your party is a member of the UCB, whether you use large print or braille, any dietary restrictions you or a member of your party may have, and if you will need a listening device or any other accommodation. In order to vote at the annual business meeting, a member's dues for 2019 must be paid no later than September 14th. For more information, go to http://www.utahcounciloftheblind.org/events.html.

Event Category: 
Business Meetings

Missouri Council of the Blind 2019 Convention

Date: 
October 3 to October 6
Location: 

Holiday Inn Country Club Plaza, Kansas City.

Details: 

Room rates are $109 per night, plus tax. Make hotel reservations by calling (816) 753-7400. Board meeting Thursday night at 7 p.m. For more information, call Jesuita Tabor at (314) 383-2045, or send email to aa@moblind.org.

Event Category: 
2019 Fall Conventions

ACB of Maryland Convention

Date: 
October 4 to October 6
Location: 

DoubleTree by Hilton Baltimore-BWI Airport

Details: 

Room rates are $109 plus tax when you mention that you are with the American Council of the Blind of Maryland Convention. The deadline for hotel room reservations is Sept. 4; call (410) 859-8400. This year’s theme is “Stepping Out.” For more information, contact Jane Carona at (301) 598-2131, or email her, jane.e.carona@gmail.com.

Event Category: 
2019 Fall Conventions

Nevada Council of the Blind 2019 Convention

Date: 
October 11 to October 12
Location: 

East Las Vegas Community/Senior Center, 250 North Eastern Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89101

Details: 

Sessions are: Friday, October 11, 4 to 10 p.m., and Saturday, October 12, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, call (702) 383-0600 or visit http://www.nvblind.org/meetings.html.

Event Category: 
2019 Fall Conventions

Pennsylvania Council of the Blind 2019 Convention

Date: 
October 17 to October 20
Location: 

Crowne Plaza Harrisburg-Hershey, Pennsylvania

Details: 

To make your reservations, call (717) 234-5021 and mention the Pennsylvania Council of the Blind or use block code PCB. Group rates include singles, $94; doubles, $104. Events start Thursday afternoon with a board meeting at 4 p.m., then the Thursday evening program at 7. For more information, contact Tom Burgunder at (412) 290-5481.

Event Category: 
2019 Fall Conventions

2019 ACBNY Convention

Date: 
October 25 to October 27
Location: 

Albany, NY

Details: 

On Thursday, October 24th, the ACBNY board will meet along with 1 additional representative from each chapter for a leadership seminar. This meeting will take place at 5:30 pm until 9:00 pm. Chapter presidents should send me the name, email address and contact number for the additional person attending from their chapter. Please use the subject line of 2019 leadership and email lorischarff@gmail.com by September 1, 2019.

Event Category: 
2019 Fall Conventions