Hadley Discussion Groups
Call in by phone or computer. Free of charge. Open to all.
Searching for resources specific to vision loss? Have some to share? Join our Resource Roundtable to discover and share tips for connecting to the information and support you are looking for. Facilitators: Hadley Learning Experts Steve Kelley and Debbie Worman
Tech it Out
Learn a few tips about everyday technology from a technology expert, ask your questions, and share your experiences.
Want to travel with more confidence and independence? Pack your bags and join the Travel Talk discussion group! Discover tips and tricks from your "tour guides" Debbie Good and Ginger Irwin and share your own experiences of traveling with a visual impairment.
Love to cook? Join your fellow Hadley home cooks as we explore cooking tips, tricks, and fun things to try. Share your favorite recipes, gadgets, and helpful hacks for cooking with a visual impairment.
If you have a green thumb (or you'd like to have one) you are invited to Hadley's gardening discussion group! We will swap success stories, talk about our favorite plants and generally 'dish the dirt' on all things horticultural
Get Up and Go!
You CAN stay physically active, no matter your level of vision or fitness! Join us each month to explore the wide variety of options available to you. Share your own tips and experiences along the way. Continue to enjoy recreational activities with Hadley's Get Up and Go discussion group.
Is crafting your passion? Do you long for a creative outlet but don't know where to get started? Join Hadley's crafting discussion group as we discuss all things crafty. From knitting to scrapbooking, quilting to sculpting, we will share ideas, tips, and tricks to enjoy many creative endeavors. Hadley Facilitators: Leeanne Frydrychowicz and Linn Sorge, Learning Experts
Help spark your creative energies, share your writing experiences, offer advice, and gain insight from others. Writers of all abilities are encouraged to participate in discussion of all genres of writing, including journaling, storytelling, memoirs, and much more. Hadley facilitators: Debbie Worman, learning expert; Diane O'Neill, learning designer
!Hola! Would you like to practice speaking Spanish with others? Maybe you would you like some useful phrases for communicating with a Spanish-speaking neighbor or others in your community. Come join the Spanish chat! You can just listen in, or speak as often as you want, according to your own comfort level. ¡Hablamos español!
Learning braille? Join Mr. Vileen Shah on these weekly calls as the group discusses various topics and issues related to reading and writing braille. The last session of each month is an open question-and-answer session.