Monthly Calendar of VI events – OCT/NOV ed1

Monthly Calendar of VI events – OCT/NOV ed1

This event calendar will feature events run by MertonVision and other sight loss organisations and individuals

*Disclaimer. We hold responsibility only for events run by MertonVision*


DATES: Tuesday 19th, 26th             

TIME: 10:30-12:30

EVENT: Weekly coffee morning

RUN BY MertonVision

Just turn up to join others for tea or coffee and biscuits and a chat – only £1.20. If you need transport (£4.80) please let us know on 0208 540 5446


DATES: Thursday 21st and 28th              

TIME: 12:30- 2:30

EVENT: Lunch Club!

RUN BY MertonVision

Enjoy a delicious 2 course home cooked meal with refreshments for just £5. Please call the office to book your place 0208 540 5446


DATE: Weekend 23rd-24th October       


EVENT: ‘Have a Go’ Activity Weekend

RUN BY: Royal National College for the Blind


VISONARY free webinars and events – October


DATE: 1st Sunday and 3rd Saturday of each month: Nov 7th and Nov 21st next

TIME:  For more information, email

EVENT: Tandem cycling

RUN BY: MSSC (Merton Sports and Social Club)


Members are asked to register using our new google booking form.  All abilities are welcome, from beginners to seasoned cyclists.  All start from the Guardian Centre in Colliers Wood and include a refreshment stop.  Solo cyclists are also welcome.


DATE: 12th November

TIME: 7:30-11:00pm

EVENT: Grand quiz evening!

RUN BY: MertonVision at the Guardian Centre, SW19 2DX

£5 per person, max teams of 6, some space still available, licensed bar, raffle to follow!

DATE: Ongoing

EVENT: Merton Libraries Home Visits Service

If you are a Merton resident who cannot get to their local library and have no one who can go for you, then the Home Visits Library Service can help.  The Home Visits Library Service caters for most interests, tastes and ages, providing a wide range of material from the whole of the library service, including community languages, talking books and large print.  This service is free to Merton residents.


DATE: Ongoing

EVENT: Croydon Visions’ weekly schedule of events

For information please call them on 02086882486

Day Activity / Service Schedule Times
Monday Bowls (fortnightly) 10:30am-12:30pm
Music Appreciation (fortnightly) 10:30am – 12:30pm
Fit & Fun 11am – 12pm
Tuesday Quiz Group 10:30pm-12:30pm
Touch Group 11am-12:30pm
Mental Aerobics 1:30pm-3pm
Wednesday Art & Crafts 10:30am-12:30pm
French 1:30pm-2:30pm
Keep Fit 10:30am-12:30pm
Moorfields Low Vision Clinic Appointment Only
Thursday Morning Social Group 11am-12:30pm
Dance 10:30am-12:30pm
Afternoon Social Group 1:30pm-3pm
Mon-Thurs Advice & Advocacy Appointment Only
Personal Development Appointment Only
IT Appointment Only
Transport Please Book via Reception
Lunch Please Book via Reception