Upcoming Events

May-August 2017 Events


The East Bay Center for the Blind invites you, your friends and family to come join us on Saturday, July 29th, from 12-3 PM, for an afternoon of entertainment, light refreshments, a chance to socialize and get to know your neighbors.   Come meet instructors, volunteers and members!  Learn about our free classes, activities and unique services.

The fun begins at 12 noon at 2928 Adeline Street in Berkeley!  We’re just across the street from the Ashby BART station, and near AC Transit bus lines F, 80, 81, and 12.

If you have questions, call the Center at   510-843-6935
or email us at  eastbaycenterfortheblind@gmail.com.

Center Closures:
The East Bay Center will be closed in observance of Independence Day July 4th.

Annual Summer Break:
The Center will be closed from August 1st to August 14th. We will re-open Tuesday August 15th.

May 27:  Movie Day, 12:00 to 4:00 PM.
Join the East Bay Center for an audio described version of Hidden Figures. Lunch will include fried chicken, potato salad, a roll and dessert for $10. Lunch reservations must be made by May 24th.

June 24:  Fundraiser Pizza/Bingo Party, 12:00 to 4:00 PM.
Pizza, salad and dessert will be served for $10. Lunch reservations must be made by June 21st. To play bingo costs a quarter per regular game and a dollar for black out.

July 15:  Giveaway Day, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
Many items including audio books, videos, old time radio shows and more have been donated to the Center over the past few months. Please come and sift through these donations and take home for free. You’ll need to bring bags to carry your selections. We’re organizing volunteers to help with reading, so if you or someone you know can help read (either print or Braille), please contact EBCB as soon as possible.  A small lunch of hot dogs and chips will be available for $5. Lunch reservations must be made by July 12th.

July 22:  Quarterly Business Meeting, 1:00 to 4:00 PM
Lunch will consist of taco salad and dessert for $10. Lunch reservations must be made by July 19th.

August 26:  Annual Picnic, 12:00 to 4:00 PM.
Lunch will include hamburgers, links, potato salad and water melon for $10. Lunch reservations must be made by August 23rd.