Activities and Events
Please note that schedules may vary and not all activities are available at all times. For current schedule or enrollment information, contact the EBC at (707) 523-3222.
$ indicates a fee for the class or supplies.
Art Workshop $
Art workshops are a series of classes with a fee for the materials. Please check with the front office for the next session or click here for the events page on our website.
Book and Movie Club
Join us to discuss a book on the first Monday of every month, 12:30pm-3:00pm in room 4. Read the book (books on tape library and equipment available through the Library of Congress for free) and let’s talk about the book.
Join us to watch a described movie on the third Monday of every month, 11:30 am to 2:00 pm in room 3.
EBC Low Vision Group
Open to visually impaired adults. Meets 1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month from 11:00am-1:00pm in room 3. Instructor leads discussion, guest speakers visit, current events are discussed and there are opportunities for hands-on investigation of new visual aids.
Ukulele Class $
Ukulele is our most popular class and we are always looking for new and budding ukulele players. Each session is 10 weeks, with new sessions beginning regularly. Please call the front office for details.
Field Trips $
Instructor-led field trips are planned periodically and include:
Guided walks at Laguna Environmental Center
- Ocean trips (lunch and beach)
- LightHouse for the Blind (San Francisco)
- And more…
Recreation and Exercise
Birding By Ear $
Birds, like humans, have their own unique language and learning it is an essential part of enjoying this wonderful outdoor experience. Watch for announcements of upcoming outings or call the front office.
Exercise and Fitness
Meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00-10:00am in room 3.
Instructor-led fitness class includes chair exercises and stretching, hand weights and use of exercise equipment.
Tai Chi $
Meets Wednesdays from 5:00-6:00pm in room 3. No pre-registration required for this instructor-led class. Call the front office for assistance or questions.
Tandem Bike Program $
Meets on Saturdays per the schedule. Rides are typically from 9:00am to noon.
Get details about the Tandem Bike Program here. Each rider (stoker) receives instruction on how to ride a tandem and will be paired with a trained leader (pilot). The rides are approximately 10-20 miles long, typically along country bike trails. The group often stops halfway to enjoy coffee, beverages and snacks. Pre-registration is required and can be done on the EBC website.
Tap Dance $
Meets Wednesdays, 1:00-2:00pm in room 3.
Instructor-led tap with music and choreography. Beginners welcome.
Yoga Class $
Meets every Wednesday from 2:15-3:30pm in room 3.
This is instructor-led, 10-week session and beginners are welcome.
Tech Club – Technology Users Group
Meets on the first Monday of the month from 11:00am-12:30pm in room 3. Discusses and demonstrates various technologies as they relate to persons with visual impairments. Topics include: computer access, cellphones and PDAs, note takers, and access services available through a standard phone line such as News Line and Tell Me. This is an instructor-led class where participants share ideas to help one another.
EBC supports the “EBC Hang Out Night”. Come join kids, volunteers, and parents of all ages and backgrounds who “hangout” at the Earle Baum Center of the Blind. There are snacks, accessible games, fun talks, laughs and special events. Hangout nights are from 4-6pm every second Tuesday of the month at the Earle Baum Center. Call Neal at 707-341-6587 for more information. Click here for an audio flyer.