Month: September 2019

  • FAST Scavenger Hunt: It’ll be a spooky good time… Or will it? Bwahahaha, come and find out for yourselves Oct. 10

    FAST Scavenger Hunt: It’ll be a spooky good time… Or will it? Bwahahaha, come and find out for yourselves Oct. 10

    FAST - (Fun Activities & Skills Training) logo

    2019 – 2020 FAST Program

    (Fun Activities & Skills Training)

    A Haunted Scavenger Hunt

    Can’t wait for Halloween to get here? Want something to do on a Friday night? Never been on a scavenger hunt? Well, come and join CCB for a Friday night of fun! We’ll have plenty of activities to test your problem solving skills, mental mapping techniques, spatial awareness, and most of all, your Cane Travel abilities.

    We hear tails of what lies beneath the poolroom, or where that screeching down the north hallway comes from, but don’t let those minor obstacles stand in your way. After all, you have goals to achieve, places to be and treats to find.… Read the rest “FAST Scavenger Hunt: It’ll be a spooky good time… Or will it? Bwahahaha, come and find out for yourselves Oct. 10”

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  • Peaches, Chiles and Chives – Our Post-Labor Day Harvest

    Peaches, Chiles and Chives – Our Post-Labor Day Harvest

    Octavia picks Peaches from the CCB Garden

    During the latter part of August in Colorado, and into the first week or so of September, we are all going crazy about Western Slope peaches. They are big, they are juicy, and they are to die for. They are in the supermarkets, the farmers’ markets and many from the Front Range make the trip across the Divide to get a case or two, and maybe even attend the Palisades Peach Festival. They end up in cobblers, pies, crisps, freezers, and we have heard at least one reported instance of homemade peach ice cream.… Read the rest “Peaches, Chiles and Chives – Our Post-Labor Day Harvest”

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  • Kicking Off the 2019-2020 FAST Program This Friday!

    Kicking Off the 2019-2020 FAST Program This Friday!

    “FAST” stands for Fun Activities & Skills Training, which is our monthly school-year program directed at blind youth and their families. FAST activities wil occur on either the second Friday evening or second Saturday of each month.

    Back to School: Setting goals, seeing progress, and finding success!

    Who?
    Blind students of all ages and their families.
    What?
    CCB’s FAST Program.
    Where?
    Colorado Center for the Blind
    2233 W. Shepperd Ave.
    Littleton CO, 80120
    When?
    Friday September 13, 2019 from 5- 7:30 PM.

    Join us for a fun and informative Friday night of pizza and an array of talking points that will focus on your success both inside and outside of the classroom.… Read the rest “Kicking Off the 2019-2020 FAST Program This Friday!”

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