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Meet other visually impaired people, limber up, have a chat, cup of tea, listen to an informative talk, and enjoy social activities.
The meetings usually begin with a session of 'Joyful Movement' where the aim is to perform some gentle exercises to music where each movement is fully audio described or a senior member of the BBSI Committee will lead a topical discussion. This is followed by Tea and Biscuits, the afternoon's entertainment and a Raffle. You are very welcome to attend any of our meetings
First Tuesday of the month 1.30-3.30pm. Note there is no meeting in August, and in January, the meeting is on the second Tuesday of the month.
St Mary's Church Hall
To get to our meeting by bus, the best one is the 125 which stops at the beginning of Hendon Lane, a short walk from the Church Hall. Alternatively, there are
the buses 143, 326, 13 or 460, all of which stop a short walk from the venue. The closest tube station is Finchley
Central. For further travel enquiries
or further information about BBSI, please phone our Secretary, Lis on (020) 8349 4705.
Due to the Coronavirus we are currently unable to have any face to face meetings. Instead we have organised a Zoom Video Meetings. You do not need a Computer or Smartphone to join the meeting, just follow the instructions below:
Tuesday February 2nd at 1.30 pm
We will be having:
A potpourri of songs from the shows and familiar airs by Jane Rosenberg, a qualified singer and music teacher.
1.45-2.15pm – Breakout Room 1 – Illuminate Freedom will host a gentle exercise class to music
Breakout Room 2 – Melvyn Rees or Sunethra Goonewardene will lead a discussion on an important topic of the day
You can choose which room you wish to go to.
2.15pm Jane Rosenberg sings for us.
We look forward to hearing (and possibly seeing) you at the meeting.
Zoom Meeting Details
If you have a Computer or Smart Phone click on this link:
BBSI Zoom Meeting
If you would like to join using an ordinary phone dial:
020 3481 5240 or 020 3051 2874 and when requested enter the Meeting ID: 656 683 6262 followed by #
January's Meeting John Bradbury, retired Clinical Director of Friern Hospital (which used to be a Lunatic Asylum) told us about his fascinating work there.