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DEC17
Sat 3:00 PM CSTFish Lake Regional Park 14900 Bass Lake Road Maple Grove, MN 55311
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Cookies with Santa...here is Sprinkles the Elf. Santa came later.

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DEC17
Sat 3:00 PM CSTFish Lake Regional Park 14900 Bass Lake Road Maple Grove, MN 55311
4 people interested

Hey Everybody,

We were really bummed about not being able to hold the MNAPVI Tubing Event this Sunday due to the weather so we began brainstorming an alternate option. I hope you are able to join us.

Bowling at Brunswick Zone in Lakeville...
Sunday March 13, 2016 at 11am-12:30

Please respond by clicking here ASAP
I need to lock up the reservation by 4pm on Friday

The cost to MNAPVI members is the same as tubing $7 per person.
We get shoe rental, unlimited bowling, pop, and pizza for 1.5 hours.

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Due to the unseasonably warm weather and lack of snow we have to cancel our Annual Tubing at Buck Hill event. Yesterday Buck Hill closed the tubing hill for the season. It is unfortunate since this is always such a fun event for the kids and parents.

Check out Disney's new way to view movies.

http://lighthouse-sf.org/…/every-pixar-film-is-now-accessi…/

Audio Description — the extra audio track that narrates film action for people who are blind or have low vision — has been around for decades, but even if you’re blind, you might not use it. Why? Ironically, often the problem with audio description is not really the audio description. The problem is…
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MNAPVI Families!
Join us for our 7th Annual Tubing at Buck Hill event!

We will be at Buck Hill in Burnsville on Sunday, March 13th.
We have the private Hutch Room starting at 9:30am and tubing is from 10am-Noon.

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MNAPVI will be paying for half of the tubing price leaving the price for families at only $8.00 per tuber!
Please bring cash or a check made out to MNAPVI to pay for your tickets.

We get the tickets at a discounted rate for paying in advance. If you RSVP and do not pay we will end up eating the cost of unused tickets.
Please RSVP only if you will be able to make it.

We will have hot chocolate and coffee for everybody and will be hosting a pizza lunch at 11:45 in the Hutch Room at Buck Hill.

Hope to see you there!

Please RSVP by Feb. 29th

https://docs.google.com/…/12apkfBwdj7sn8iP8NgVUdhn…/viewform

If you do not RSVP you will need to pay full price ($17/ea).

Buck Hill
15400 Buck Hill Rd
Burnsville, MN 55306
952-435-7174

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Minnesota NAPVI (MNAPVI) updated their cover photo.
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Thanks to the Huggins family for hosting another amazing cookies with Santa ⛄️🎄🎁

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We've collected 25+ picture books, chapter books and young adult novels with visually impaired characters. Each title is followed by a quick description and links to find the book in the US, the UK and in audio or braille format.
wonderbaby.org

Hello MNAPVI friends and members. We are signed up for Schwans-Cares. If you use the link below to order we get a percentage of your total order. Please share this with your family and friends. It's a super easy way to earn some money for our great organization.

https://www.schwans-cares.com/c/25066

Helping families with visually impaired children. We do lots of family activities that are supported through our MN chapter. Check us out on facebook too.
www.schwans-cares.com

⛄️🎁🎄We are excited to announce that the 7th Annual MNAPVI Cookies with Santa is approaching! The event will be held on Sunday, December 6th from 2-5 p.m. Please see the attached flyer for all of the information about this event. We would also like to have an idea of how many people will be attending. ⛄️🎁🎄

Please RSVP to mnapvi@gmail.com

We are excited to announce that the 7th Annual MNAPVI Cookies with Santa is approaching! The event will be held on Sunday, December 6th from 2-5 p.m. Please see the attached flyer for all of the information about this event. We would also like to have an idea of how many people will be attending.

Please let us know if you didn't get the email and would like to RSVP

If your looking for something to do today. Here is an event for the family. There is a blind magician performing as well.

http://www.mscod25ada.com/events-act…/…/family-day-schedule/

July 26, 2015 marks the 25th anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). This historic occasion calls for national celebration, and the Minnesota State Council on Disability (MSCOD), along with the generous support of project partners, is leading the charge in Minnesota.
www.mscod25ada.com

Anyone looking for a fun, summer activity for your blind or visually impaired child? Do you want your child to brush up on some Braille skills? Would you like to learn a little more about the NFB Braille Enrichment Learning and Literacy program?

Here’s your chance:

Friday June 19, 2015...
Time: 9 am-12:00 PM
Where: National Federation of the Blind of Minnesota Headquarters 100 e 22nd St. Minneapolis
Who: Parents and blind and visually impaired children age 3-12
What: a carnival complete with braille bean bag toss and other fun games

Please note: one of the goals of the Braille carnival is to interact and learn with Braille in a fun and interactive way. We will be expecting children to wear learning shades to enhance their ability to focus on non-visual skills.

Please let us know if you plan to come with your child.

Email me at brook@bnmail.net or call 808-783-4517.

Sincerely,
Brook Sexton, Teacher of blind student/Orientation and mobility instructor

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“Blindness is thought to epitomize ignorance. It means hapless exposure to the ravages of the dark unknown,” he begins, his voice warm but authoritative, booming but soft. “It is people’s perceptions of blindness that are far more threatening to blind people than blindness itself.”
http://ideas.ted.com/a-walk-with-daniel-kish-the-real-life…/

Daniel Kish has been blind since he was 13 months old. He navigates the world using echolocation, sending out flashes of sound that bounce off objects and back to let him construct an understanding...
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MNAPVI Families!
Join us for our 6th Annual Tubing at Buck Hill event!

We will be at Buck Hill in Burnsville on Saturday, March 7th.
We have the private hutch room starting at 9:30am and tubing is from 10am-Noon.

...

MNAPVI will be paying for half of the tubing price leaving the price for families at only $7.00 per tuber!
Please bring cash or a check made out to MNAPVI to pay for your tickets.

We get the tickets at a discounted rate for paying in advance. If you RSVP and do not pay we will end up eating the cost of unused tickets. Please RSVP only if you will be able to make it.

We will have hot chocolate and coffee for everybody and will be hosting a pizza lunch at 11:45 in the Hutch at Buck Hill.

Hope to see you there!

Please RSVP by Feb. 28th

If you do not RSVP you will need to pay full price ($15/ea).

Buck Hill
15400 Buck Hill Rd
Burnsville, MN 55306
952-435-7174

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