Our Curriculum


 We have made every possible effort to design the programs, classes and activities at the Lighthouse to enrich and train the visually impaired people in our service area. All of our services are available free of charge, regardless of age, race, creed, color or gender. The only qualification is that a member recieving service be legally blind. We have divided our program into two terms: A Fall Program beginning in the middle of September and a summer term that begins the middle of June, We extend an open invitation to the community to visit the Lighthouse at anytime.



We offer the following classes:

  • Independent Living
  • Mobility and Orientation
  • Computer Training
  • Exercise and Nutrition
  • Home economics
  • Beginning and Intermediate Braille
  • Arts and crafts
  • Basket weaving
  • Macrame
  • Sewing
  • Typing
  • Ceramics 
  • Bible study

Braille

We have divided our program into two terms: A Fall Program beginning in the middle of September and a summer term that begins the middle of June, We extend an open invitation to the community to visit the Lighthouse at anytime.


Computers

We have divided our program into two terms: A Fall Program beginning in the middle of September and a summer term that begins the middle of June, We extend an open invitation to the community to visit the Lighthouse at anytime.


Independent Living

We have divided our program into two terms: A Fall Program beginning in the middle of September and a summer term that begins the middle of June, We extend an open invitation to the community to visit the Lighthouse at anytime.

 


Basket Weaving / Macrame / Sewing

We have divided our program into two terms: A Fall Program beginning in the middle of September and a summer term that begins the middle of June, We extend an open invitation to the community to visit the Lighthouse at anytime.


Ceramics

We have divided our program into two terms: A Fall Program beginning in the middle of September and a summer term that begins the middle of June, We extend an open invitation to the community to visit the Lighthouse at anytime.

 


Bible Study

We have divided our program into two terms: A Fall Program beginning in the middle of September and a summer term that begins the middle of June, We extend an open invitation to the community to visit the Lighthouse at anytime.


"It is through the hands of others that I, deaf and blind, know the richness and fullness of life. It is through the strength of others that I am able to do work that is worthwhile."

                                                                                                                                                                                Helen Keller, 1928