Our 2017 Low Vision Expo was a huge success. Special thanks to the Talking Book Library, Pinellas Council of the Blind, Chapel on the Hill UCC, DRG and Lighthouse of Pinellas for your hard work in making this event such a success.

The 2018 event date is October 13, 2018

Here is information about our 2017 Expo:

– Low Vision Expo –

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– Admission is Free-

Exhibitors will feature:

  • Latest vision magnification equipment
  • Latest access technology & demonstrations
  • Services to enhance independence
  • Talking Book demonstrations
  • AutoMARK Voter Assist Terminal demonstrations
  • Guide Dogs
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Join the Pinellas Council of the Blind in the
2017 White Cane Safety Walk
Starting and ending at Evans Hall

Life doesn’t stop when you lose your vision. The Low Vision Expo is a FREE event with nearly 40 vendors exhibiting the latest resources, aids, technology and services available in Pinellas County for individuals who are visually impaired or blind, their families, friends, potential employers and the community. There will be information and demonstrations for all ages.

2017 Schedule of Events

10 am Expo Opens

10 am Welcome
Douglas Towne
Chapel on the Hill

Keynote Speaker
Mayor Rick Kriseman
City of St. Petersburg

White Cane Safety Day Proclamation
Council Member Trish Springer
City of Seminole

10:30 am White Cane Safety Day Walk Begins

2 pm Expo Closes

 

Our 2017 Expo Exhibitors

Pinellas Talking Book Library
Lighthouse of Pinellas
Pinellas Council of the Blind
Florida Reading and Technology
Division of Blind Services
Southeastern Guide Dogs
Suncoast Puppy Raisers
Magnifying America
PSTA and Care Ride
Freedom Scientific
Magnifying Aids
Dr. Ed Huggett, O.D., P.A.
Committee to Advocate for Persons with Impairments (CAPI)
Pay with Chip
Pinellas County Schools

Pinellas County Supervisor of Elections Office – AutoMARK Voter Assist Terminal
E-Sight
Magnifying Solutions
Lions Club
HIMS Assistive Technology
En-Vision America
Michael Ciafone, Author
Veterans Administration
Pinellas Consumer Protection
Aurora Ministries
Florida Inclusion Project
Deafness Program
Opals & Jems

 

 

Exhibitor Tables $25 per table, 2 table limit. Non-profits at no cost.

To reserve a table, contact Sharon Young, sky11@tampabay.rr.com

Reserve your table today!
All tables were sold out last year. We are adding a few more tables this year.

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