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PQB Low Vision Support Group Meeting Invitation, Google Home Smart Speaker Demo, January 18, 2018

GTT Parksville Qualicum Beach Low Vision Support Group


Sponsored by the Canadian Council of the Blind


You’re Invited to the next gathering of the PQB Low Vision Support Group on January 18, 2018, where Albert Ruel will demo the Google Home smart speaker device used for many home tasks like, getting accessible recipes, listening to radio, gathering information and for making free phone calls throughout North America.


Please share this invitation widely to anyone you think will benefit from our collective knowledge.


*Note: Meeting is at a different time, and on the third Thursday due to room availability.


Monthly low vision Support Gathering:

*Note: Different date and time for this January meeting.

*When:  Thursday, January 18, 2018, 2:00 until 3:30 PM

Where:  The Gardens, 650 Berwick Rd North, Qualicum Beach, Community Room on the Main Floor



  1. A demonstration of the Google Home device for making phone calls, accessing recipes, checking the weather, scheduling appointments, setting timers and listening to the news.
  2. Evaleen Baker will tell us what’s new at CNIB related to vision rehab and their upcoming 100th Birthday.
  3. Light refreshments provided.



Please call Albert Ruel at 250-240-2343, or email at