Welcome to the Blind Post News!
There are also monthly columns:
From the editor by Lori Motis,
Blind man walking by Joshua Loya,
Living with low vision by Donna Williams,
Yarn, hook, and needle, crafts by Phyllis Campbell,
The view from here by Mark Carlson,
From the pages of Donna's travel diary by Donna J. Jodhan,
Tips and tidbits from the Food Lady by Lori Motis AKA Food Lady, and Tech news is a monthly column with two writers, by either Char or Liz, alternating months.
Funnyside, "it is to laugh." Jokes, quotes, and riddles in good taste.
Blind people talking is a column where readers share their personal adventures living with a visual challenge.
We also have updates from Global Cane Outreach on their mission trips and events.
The news is emailed around the ninth of each month to all current subscribers. There is no cost to subscribe. Sponsors pay for the news each month.
We have 1234 current subscribers. Read below the Sponsorship section, for what and how to submit ads and announcements. Please support our wonderful sponsors listed below.
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Upcoming online auction!
Join the fun and excitement of participating in an online auction. It is a fund raisor. You can do it
from the comfort of your computer. We use a very accessible program so its real simple to join in! All Funds go to supporting the online audio chat and gaming
website of Out of Sight, and you can read all about us and see all
the neat items up for bid at
The auction takes place starting at 3 pm eastern
time, on Saturday September 24th an we will keep going until all items have
been auctioned. Our mission is to provide neat games, chats, presentations,
and tutorials on a variety of topics and subjects. Best of all, it is totally free to be a member and to take part in any of our activities. Please visit
to sign up for your free username and password. Each day, you can join us for trivia games, music games, word games, tutorials, IPhone discussions, cooking tips, computer tech support, and a whole lot more. This is LIVE audio chatting with people from right around the world. Visit www.Out-of-Sight.net today and catch the vision because it's Out of Sight!
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Blind Community will be inspired and entertained!
BlindCafe.net and it's a great place to learn, laugh, chat and make
long lasting friendships. There is always someone to greet you with a
Blind Café is totally free! Join us for our weekly Farkle, Uno and
Texas Hold Em Tournaments
with cash and prizes for our year end winners. Come and try out our
awesome stereo music rooms, trivia games. We offer tutorials on an
array of programs. Or just come on in and join us for an interactive
chat! It's totally accessible and easy to use. We send out a daily schedule along with a monthly newsletter full of our member's activities and thoughts. We will keep you well informed about our current and upcoming events! For example, you won't want to miss our exciting Auction this September 10th, 2016, Saturday at 3pm in our Premier events room. We have An Amazon Echo, a brand new opti grill, , money identifiers, victor readers, colorina's, Braille writers, 60 channel gps, handmade beautiful Jewelry, , talking watches, turtle beach head sets and a whole lot more! Blind Cafe has donated over $15,000 back to our community with your generous donations. Come on in and make a bid!
Our Blind Café Chat community is made up of over 40 free voice chat
rooms that are extremely user friendly, and all you need is a
microphone to get started! To become a member and join our free chat
community, go to our website, at
The Blind Café is a completely free totally screen reader friendly
voice chat site for the blind, their friends, and family.
Some of our rooms are:
** A Donut and Coffee Shop, which opens at 7 A M, Come join our
breakfast club and discuss world events or just what the weather is
like in each other's part of the woods. If you are an early riser you
can come and share some chat and morning laughs.
** Cafe Fitness Zone Look and feel better
** Recording Studio - Record yourself, singing or playing a musical
instrument into a MP3 file! Then play it on Broadway Saturday night in our talent show.
** The Movie Room, We have over 600 described movies for your
enjoyment. Come in to Willie's cinema and watch the movie of your
choice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Press F6 from the main room
window, and choose the movie you would like to hear.
** On Broadway Come share your talent or just be a part of the
audience and listen
** Café after Dark opens late at night anyone for a late night chat?
** TV Land Come listen to your favorite TV shows
** The Café Comedy Lounge. Hit F6 and get ready for some great
comedians like Jeff Dunham, Roy D Mercer, Bill Cosby, James Gregory
** The Knights of the Round Table Chess Chat room. All about Chess.
Yes, Blind and Visually Impaired People, Can, and Do, Play Chess!
** I didn't know that learning Centre. Hit F6 and listen to our
learning tutorials on programs such as Gold Wave, Outlook, Self Addressing your own labels and envelopes. Email Julie@blindcafe.net to sign up for a class with one of our instructors.
** At the Hop Rock Music come play and lets rock and roll! We also
have Big Band, Bluegrass, Easy Listening and Country Music Rooms for
** The Reading Room Where all the book worms gather to discuss their
** Faith Chapel: Join Pastor Jonathan Brayfield as he brings us an
inspirational message each Sunday, along with some great Christian
** The Café's a stitch in time! Join Lorraine for arts
** Common Sense Self Defense Tips and Tricks in the I didn't know that
Learning Center Room. Join Professional Blind Martial Arts
Instructor Robert Simpson AKA JudoDude in another of his weekly
seminars discussing how you can help keep yourself safe and empowered
** Mystery Theatre. Press F6 and listen to one of our very own
produced mini who dun it plays, starring our very own Blind Café
Members. You can also get a part in one of our plays.
** Gadgits Tech Room - Tech talk and new Gadgits - Hit F6 and hear
instructions on how to use IPhone Ap's, GPS and accessible games for the blind. Contact Julie@blindcafe.net for a class with one of our instructors.
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