Event archive

Chair Exercise Class

10:30am–12:00pm, 2nd November 2023

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 the activities team on 01904 731124 or email vicky.smith@mysightyork.org

Let’s Get Active 2023

10:00am–16:00pm, 3rd November 2023

North Yorkshire Sight Loss Council in partnership with MySight York will be hosting another Let’s Get Active day on 3rd November at Energise Leisure Centre Cornlands Road, Acomb, between 10am and 4pm. Whether you are a complete novice or a seasoned sportsperson this is a great opportunity for blind and partially sighted people of all […]

Accessible Board Games

11:00am–12:30pm, 6th November 2023

Accessible Board Games with refreshments group is back. 11am – 12:30pm on a fortnightly basis at the MySight York premises run by our treasured volunteers. Chess, dominos, drafts, Ludo, cards and other tactile and large print games available. £2.00 a session.

Indoor VI Tennis

11:30am–12:30pm, 6th November 2023

In collaboration with Rob Hodge through the York Disability Tennis Network, at the University of York Sports Centre Indoor Tennis Courts, Heslington Campus, Mondays. 11:30am – 12:30pm (Please note this is not the Sports Village at the University).   Please bring your own refreshments. We will provide all the equipment. These sessions are currently free, […]

Guest Speakers Telephone Group

14:15pm–15:15pm, 6th November 2023

Once every two months speakers connected to the world of sight loss, or York services, promote related activities and consult our members.

Book Group – Face to Face

10:30am–11:30am, 7th November 2023

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. Please contact us to find out more about this group. Unfortunately we […]

Coffee Morning Discussion Group – Hybrid (option to dial in)

10:30am–11:30am, 8th November 2023

Our very popular Discussion group will be meeting again 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 the activities team on 01904 731124 or email vicky.smith@mysightyork.org

Chair Exercise Class

10:30am–12:00pm, 9th November 2023

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 the activities team on 01904 731124 or email vicky.smith@mysightyork.org

Chair Tai Chi

11:00am–12:30pm, 13th November 2023

Richard Siwiak, York-based Tai Chi practitioner for 40 years, offers Tai Chi at the MySight York premises on a fortnightly basis – with refreshments to follow. The sessions will be £3.50, taking place from 11am – 12:30pm   “Running the seated Tai Chi session is something that I enjoy making as inclusive as possible. It […]

Indoor VI Tennis

11:30am–12:30pm, 13th November 2023

In collaboration with Rob Hodge through the York Disability Tennis Network, at the University of York Sports Centre Indoor Tennis Courts, Heslington Campus, Mondays. 11:30am – 12:30pm (Please note this is not the Sports Village at the University).   Please bring your own refreshments. We will provide all the equipment. These sessions are currently free, […]