Event archive

Chair Exercise Class

28th July–6th, October 2022

This chair based exercise class is run by Xercise Gym, Haxby with the support of MySight York volunteers at MySight York. To join please contact Vicky on 01904 731124 or email vicky.smith@mysightyork.org

I.T. Group – zoom only

11:00am–12:00pm, 1st September 2022

Come along and share hints and tips to get the most out of accessible technology. Email Vicky.smith@mysightyork.org for more information

Guest Speakers Telephone Group

14:15pm–15:15pm, 5th September 2022

Once every two months speakers connected to the world of sight loss, or York services, promote related activities and consult our members. Our guest speaker is Dr Lauren Ward.

Book group face to face

10:30am–11:30am, 6th September 2022

The group listens to audio books and meets to discuss them on the first Tuesday of the month. We can supply copies of the latest book on USB or audio CD sent to your door, or you are welcome to download your own. This month’s book is Line of Sight by AC Koning. Please contact […]

Living Well with Sight Loss – Session 2

13:00pm–16:00pm, 13th September 2022

This course is designed to help anyone new to sight loss or anyone who has had considerable change to their sight which is impacting on their daily lives. We can provide help and advice on getting out and about, explore daily living solutions with information about equipment and technology and explain the various groups and […]

Esme’s face to face (with dial in option)

14:15pm–15:15pm, 13th September 2022

Monthly face to face and telephone group. Our support group is for anyone who experiences visual hallucinations as a result of sight loss (also known as Charles Bonnet Syndrome). This will be a face to face session, with a dial in option. Please let us know if you are interested or would like to find […]

Coffee Morning Discussion Group – face to face with dial in option

10:30am–11:30am, 14th September 2022

Our very popular Discussion group will be meeting again in person for some ‘conversation with content’. History, current affairs, local news – you choose the topic. Sometimes we invite guest speakers to share their expertise. For more information contact Vicky on 01904 731124 or email vicky.smith@mysightyork.org

Coach Trip to Sight Village North-East – Royal Armouries Leeds

9:30am–15:30pm, 21st September 2022

This is a full day excursion. 9:30am from York. 3:30pm returning from Leeds.   Transport is free, but donations are welcome.   This is an unmissable event for people of all ages living with varying degrees of sight loss. If you or a family member have a visual impairment, it could be of great help […]

Coffee Morning Discussion Group – face to face with dial in option

10:30am–11:30am, 28th September 2022

Our very popular Discussion group will be meeting again in person for some ‘conversation with content’. History, current affairs, local news – you choose the topic. Sometimes we invite guest speakers to share their expertise. For more information contact Vicky on 01904 731124 or email vicky.smith@mysightyork.org

Telephone quiz

15:00pm–16:15pm, 30th September 2022

Friday night is Quiz night! Join us, and our wonderful quizmaster Jo at 3pm for another set of fun virtual brainteasers! No prizes, just an enjoyable way to spend time with friends, old and new. For more information or to get involved email vicky.smith@mysightyork.org or call 01904 636 269