UTICA, NY-There will be an art exhibit called “Seen & Unseen” held at the Utica Public Library, 303 Genesee St., on Thursday, January 24 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. All of the art in the exhibit was crafted by blind or visually impaired artists and will be available for purchase. There is no cost to attend. Light refreshments will be served.
Sponsors include Central Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired (CABVI), Northeastern Association of the Blind at Albany (NABA), the North Country Association for the Visually Impaired, Inc. (NCAVI) and the Utica Public Library.
Central Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired is a not-for-profit agency that serves people who are blind or visually impaired, from newborns to the elderly, generally free of charge. Our staff of professionals offers comprehensive vision rehabilitation, employment, and technology services personally tailored to meet an individual’s needs.
CABVI’s vision rehabilitation programs provide for more than 1,500 people who are blind or visually impaired in an eight-county area of upstate New York (Oneida, Herkimer, Madison, Fulton, Lewis, Montgomery, Jefferson, and northern Otsego Counties). CABVI offers low vision examinations, vision rehabilitation therapy, orientation and mobility, instruction in the use of assistive technology applications, employment training, adaptive recreation and sports, and social work.