Event archive

Chair Exercise Class

10:30am–12:00pm, 1st February 2024

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, 5th February 2024

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, 5th February 2024

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, […]

Support with MySight – Face to face

14:15pm–15:15pm, 5th February 2024

Hybrid group – face to face, with telephone option. Every other month, a support group for anyone with sight loss. These are an informal opportunity to share knowledge and tips for managing everyday life as well as meeting friends old and new. We have three groups currently running on different days of the week. Please […]

Book Group – Face to Face and online option

10:30am–11:30am, 6th February 2024

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 […]

Living Well With Sight Loss – Day 2

10:00am–15:00pm, 7th February 2024

In collaboration with RNIB, this course is for anyone new to sight loss or experiencing recent vision changes. The course is over two sessions, which give you the opportunity to meet other people in similar circumstances, share experiences and learn. You can listen to information about and discuss: registration mobility and orientation daily-living aids travel […]

Chair Exercise Class

10:30am–12:00pm, 8th February 2024

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

Indoor VI Tennis *POSTPONED*

11:30am–12:30pm, 12th February 2024

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, […]

Accessible Board Games

11:00am–12:30pm, 12th February 2024

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.

Esme’s Friends – face to face (with dial-in option)

11:00am–12:00pm, 13th February 2024

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 […]