Upcoming Events

If your state or special interest affiliate would like your event listed on our Events page, send the information to: info@acb.org

Tennessee Council of the Blind Convention

Date: 
August 24 to August 26
Location: 

Holiday Inn West Cedar Bluff in Knoxville

Details: 

Tennessee Council of the Blind convention at the Holiday Inn West Cedar Bluff in Knoxville. Room rates are $112.56 per night (includes taxes). Call 1-800-498-0386 to make your reservation by Aug. 4. For more information, visit

https://tennesseecounciloftheblind.org/events.

Event Category: 
2018 Fall Conventions

Utah Council of the Blind Convention

Date: 
September 15
Location: 

Division of Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 250 N 1950 W, Salt Lake City

Details: 

Utah Council of the Blind annual business meeting, to be held at the Division of Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 250 N 1950 W, Salt Lake City, at 10 a.m. Reservations are required. Please call (801) 299-0670 or email ucb.board@gmail.com with your name, the names of others in your party, and your telephone number no later than Sept. 10th. When you make your reservation, please indicate whether each person in your party is a member of the UCB, whether you use large print or braille, any dietary restrictions you or a member of your party may have, and if you will need a listening device or any other accommodation.

In order to vote at the annual business meeting, a member's dues for 2018 must be paid no later than September 8, 2018. If you have any questions about your membership status, contact Aunilie Hathaway at (801) 244-5505 or via email at ucb.board@gmail.com.

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2018 Fall Conventions

ACB of Texas Convention

Date: 
September 20 to September 23
Location: 

Houston Marriott Westchase, 2900 Briarpark Drive, Houston, TX 77042

Details: 

ACB of Texas convention at the Houston Marriott Westchase, 2900 Briarpark Drive, Houston, TX 77042; phone: (713) 978-7400 or toll-free, 1-800-228-9290. Room rates are $99 per night plus tax. For more information, visit http://www.acbtexas.org/2018%20Conference/2018%20conference.html.

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2018 Fall Conventions

Oklahoma Council of the Blind Convention

Date: 
September 21 to September 23
Location: 

Hilton Garden Inn Convention Center, 135 N.W. 2nd Street, Lawton, OK. 73501

Details: 

Oklahoma Council of the Blind convention at the Hilton Garden Inn Convention Center, 135 N.W. 2nd Street, Lawton, OK. 73501. Room rates are $89 plus tax; be sure to reserve your room by Sept. 1st. Any reservations after that date may not be at the special room rate or have a room available. Call (580) 280-2100 to make your reservations. For more information, please contact Kay Love at (580) 536-1650 or (580) 695-1936, or email her, klove447@att.net.

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2018 Fall Conventions

ACB of New York Convention

Date: 
October 5 to October 7
Details: 

ACB of New York. For more information, call 1-800-522-3303.

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2018 Fall Conventions

Michigan Council of the Blind Convention

Date: 
October 5 to October 7
Location: 

Four Points by Sheraton in Kalamazoo

Details: 

The Michigan Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired (MCBVI) will hold our 45th annual convention Oct. 5-7 at the Four Points by Sheraton in Kalamazoo. Visit http://www.blindmi.org/?page=convention for more information. To reserve your room, visit www.fourpointskalamazoo.com. The hotel’s address is 3600 E. Cork St., Kalamazoo, MI 49001; phone (269) 385-3922.

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2018 Fall Conventions

Missouri Council of the Blind Convention

Date: 
October 5 to October 7
Location: 

Capitol Plaza Hotel, 415 W. McCarty St., Jefferson City, MO

Details: 

Missouri will hold its 62nd annual convention Oct. 5-7 at the Capitol Plaza Hotel, 415 W. McCarty St., Jefferson City, MO. Room rates are $89 plus tax per night; to make reservations, call 1-800-338-8088 or (573) 635-1234, or visit http://www.capitolplazajeffersoncity.com/. To obtain a convention registration form, go to http://www.moblind.org/events/.

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2018 Fall Conventions

Nevada Council of the Blind Convention

Date: 
October 5 to October 6
Details: 

Nevada Council of the Blind convention. For more information, call (702) 383-0600.

Event Category: 
2018 Fall Convention

Pennsylvania Council of the Blind Convention

Date: 
October 18 to October 21
Location: 

Doubletree by Hilton Greentree, Pittsburgh

Details: 

Pennsylvania Council of the Blind convention at the Doubletree by Hilton Greentree, Pittsburgh. Room rates are $99 per night plus tax. To reserve your room, please call 800-222-8733 by Sept. 15th. When making your reservation, reference our group code: COB. For more information, visit http://pcb1.org/2018-conference-plans/.

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2018 Fall Conventions

Oregon Council of the Blind Convention

Date: 
October 21 to October 23
Location: 

University Place Hotel and Conference Center, 310 SW Lincoln St., Portland

Details: 

Oregon Council of the Blind convention at the University Place Hotel and Conference Center, 310 SW Lincoln St., Portland. For more information, contact James Edwards at (541) 404-8214, or email him, jamese.acbo@gmail.com

Event Category: 
2018 Fall Conventions