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SD School for the Blind & Visually Impaired - Family Activities

For more information on these activities, please contact Amy Scepaniak at 605.626.2580 or 1.888.275.3814 or by email at amy.scepaniak@sdsbvi.northern.edu.

Family Swim

When the summer is starting to wind down we invite our families to enjoy an afternoon of swimming at the Aberdeen Aquatics Center coinciding with our last day of Summer School in July.

NewFriday, July 27, 2018
Swimming and Networking with other families who have a child with a visual impairment
Aberdeen Aquatic Center from 1:30-4:00 PM
FREE (sponsored by SDSBVI Parent Group and SD Foundation for the Blind & Visually Impaired)
RSVP by July 22:  605-626-2589

Family Weekend

The Outreach Vision Consultants with financial support from the South Dakota Foundation for the Blind and Visually Impaired host a Family Weekend during the summer. Activities are provided for the whole family with guest speakers and hands-on experiences. 

Family Support Network

Family Support Network activities are free and non-school age children are welcome to attend with their parent.

Participants have the opportunity to:

  • Listen to guest speakers and presentations
  • Check out products from the American Printing House
  • Network with other parents
  • Plan future group activities and dates