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The PEEPERS Low Vision Store is extending the sale on talking watches, audio clocks and electronic magnifiers through the end of January, because the Holidays were over just too quickly. (Image of sale flyer featuring photos of timepieces and magnifiers) Click to download sale flyer
The staff at Lighthouse of Manasota is not large, and a number mostly work in the field with clients. So it is a special treat when all gather for a Christmas lunch and party. Wednesday December 20 was celebrated with good food, elf names assigned, and ornaments exchanged.
Transition Program students from several regional Lighthouse organizations were invited to a Prom hosted by Lighthouse of Southwest Florida. High school students from Lighthouse of Manasota joined the event in Fort Myers Saturday, December 16.
We achieved the challenge made by the Manatee Matches Giving Circle of the Manatee Community Foundation: if we raised $22,500 before December 31, they would donate matching funds. Thanks to the generosity of our supporters, we did it! The funds will be used to hire an outreach person, who will…
A group from a Lighthouse of Manasota Adjustment to Vision Loss class had a field trip to The Ringling Museum on Monday, December 4. Angelica Bradley, the museum’s Youth and Family Program manager, demonstrated tactile ways to experience art. The images show Angela with “La Sultana Rossa,” a 16th century…
For December, the PEEPERS Low Vision Store is featuring 10% off all our Timepieces. Talking watches, audio clocks, desktop digital alarm, even a digital keychain with talking watch and alarm built in. And, to make the Holidays extra special, we are extending the sale of Video and Electronic Magnifiers through…
Kate’s is one of several profiles of people benefiting from local nonprofit organizations. The others are available online through this link: http://www.srqmagazine.com/articles/809/Do-Good (Click on this image of the story to open a full-sized view in .pdf)
Did you know, Lighthouse of Manasota is a registered nonprofit with Amazon Smile? Your shopping this season (and beyond) will boost their donation to us, without boosting your cost.
November’s PEEPERS Store sale features electronic and video magnifiers, from small hand-helds to full desktop models, all at 10% off. These also make terrific gifts for the low-vision person on your list. Save
Friends, clients and staff gathered at Lighthouse of Manasota to decorate pumpkins and get in the spirit of Halloween. The results range from traditional Jack O’lanterns to creative designs with glue, yarn, eyes and paint, and all had fun in the process.. Save
The PEEPERS Store is having a sale on low vision office and writing aids, 15% off during October.
September 22 is the first day of Fall. It is also Falls Prevention Awareness Day. For more information, the National Council on Aging is here. http://lighthouseofmanasota.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/Falls-prevention-2.png
Lighthouse of Manasota will be at the Living Well Expo at the Venice Community Center September 23, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Turn right inside the front entrance, we are in Booth 13 along the north wall. We have magnifier demonstrations, low-vision items and information on LIghthouse programs. Ask…