Events

Connect with the Council at these upcoming events.

Upcoming events

Webinar: Make Way for Pedestrians

September 7
Online via Zoom

WCBVI’s Denise Jess and Sierra Club – Wisconsin Chapter’s Cassie Steiner will share best practices for pedestrian-friendly infrastructure and effective strategies for advocating at the local level.

Low Vision Support Group

September 12
Online via Zoom

Online support group meets the second Monday of the month. Led by Vision Services staff. Open to all.

AT Class: Reading the Future: New Ways of Accessing NLS Books

September 15
Online via Zoom

Learn about new NLS audiobook players, a refreshable braille display, and other advances in accessing reading material.

Empowering the Disability Vote

September 15
Online via Zoom

We’ll explore current challenges to voting. There are ways to deal with the barriers for people with disabilities – both legal and physical. 

White Cane Safety Day

October 15
Statewide

Since 1964, this day has promoted safe, welcoming communities for people with vision loss or blindness.

Gallery Night

November 4
Madison, WI

Since the Council’s first Gallery Night event in 2011, we have taken the opportunity each year to exhibit art created by artists who are blind or visually impaired. 

Find the Council at these events

September 12 - 16

Disability Voting Rights Week & National Voter Registration Week

The Council will be a vendor at the 4th annual Gospel Run/Walk & Health Fair, whose goal is to help unite the Madison community and build a healthier city. Registration and other information is available at RunSignup.com/Race/WI/Madison/MadisonGospel5K.