Articles by Serena Joyce

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Guide Dogs for the Visually Impaired: Everything You Want to Know!

By Serena Joyce on July 15, 2014, at 8:16 a.m.
Sunday, July 20, 2014 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: North Congregational Church – Groveville, Buxton, 22 Church Hill Road, Buxton, Maine For more information: 929-5600; Walter Woitesek is the current pastor at the North Congregational Church in Groveville, a neighborhood of Buxton. He is also a member of …
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Working with people who have a visual impairment or blindness since 1905.

You CAN use it!

By Serena Joyce on June 16, 2014, at 12:55 p.m.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: The Iris Network, 189 Park Avenue, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-518-5080; iPad, iPhone, E Readers, Laptops and Gadgets Galore: An information morning for people with visual impairment Learn what the possibilities are to access technology with ease at …
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Guide dogs and well behaved dogs are welcome to walk!

White Cane Walk for Independence!

By Serena Joyce on Aug. 28, 2013, at 2:43 p.m.
1.4 miles through Portland’s Old Port, starting and ending at Monument Square. Goal is to raise awareness around white canes as a symbol of independent travel! Registration starts at 9:30, walk at 10:00. Pre-register by calling Terri at 207-518-5003. Adults $15 and under 12 $5. Proceeds provide training, education, and …
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The White Cane Awareness Walk

By Serena Joyce on Sept. 26, 2012, at 11:44 a.m.
Saturday, October 13th kick-off at 9:30 a.m. in Monument Square in Portland, Maine. Please join us as we walk for independence and safety awareness! Register for the walk today, on-line, at . Or call The Iris Network with any questions 207-774-6273! This post was contributed by a community member. …
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