[Ohio-talk] Cincinnati Chapter News
dandrews at visi.com
Sun Oct 14 16:00:01 UTC 2018
Yours was hot -- ours was cold, in St. Paul. It was about 37 degrees,
and the cold kept our numbers down. It is snowing a little today,
luckily, it won't stick.
At 09:49 AM 10/12/2018, you wrote:
>It really was a wonderful event, and Sheri Albers gave a very
>touching and moving speech! Bravo!
>The only thing that could have been better, was if it weren't so
>darn hot! I believe this was our hottest White Cane Walk ever.
>PS: Suzanne, maybe we all can break out and do the Cha Cha Slide at
>Convention! It is definitely a good workout.
>From: Ohio-Talk [mailto:ohio-talk-bounces at nfbnet.org] On Behalf Of
>Suzanne Turner via Ohio-Talk
>Sent: Thursday, October 11, 2018 2:59 PM
>To: 'NFB of Ohio Announcement and Discussion List' <ohio-talk at nfbnet.org>
>Cc: Suzanne Turner <smturner.234 at gmail.com>
>Subject: Re: [Ohio-talk] Cincinnati Chapter News
>Good Job Cincinnati! You must show us your cool dance moves!
>From: Ohio-Talk <ohio-talk-bounces at nfbnet.org> On Behalf Of Sheri
>Albers via Ohio-Talk
>Sent: Thursday, October 11, 2018 9:52 AM
>To: NFB of Ohio Announcement and Discussion List
><ohio-talk at nfbnet.org>; NFB of Ohio Cincinnati Chapter List
><cinci-nfb at nfbnet.org>
>Cc: Sheri Albers <sheri.albers87 at gmail.com>
>Subject: [Ohio-talk] Cincinnati Chapter News
>Good Morning NFB of Ohio,
>On Monday, the NFB of Cincinnati celebrated White Cane Awareness Day
>and Meet the Blind Month in downtown Cincinnati. We met at City Hall
>and had Vice Mayor Christopher Smitherman read our two
>proclamations, while I spoke on the history behind the event. We
>then did our annual White Cane Walk to Fountain Square, where we had
>a Meet-And-Greet with the public to hand out literature, and broke
>out into dance, led by Clovernook Center for the Blind and Visually
>Impaired. It was a beautiful day in the Nati! Thank you to all who
>Here is the link to the news story from WCPO Channel 9:
>Sheri Albers, Vice President
>National Federation of the Blind of Ohio
>Sheri.albers87 at gmail.com
>The National Federation of the Blind knows that blindness is not the
>characteristic that defines you or your future. Every day we raise
>the expectations of blind people, because low expectations create
>obstacles between blind people and our dreams. You can live the life
>you want; blindness is not what holds you back.
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