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Grandma Martyl Low Vision Summer Day Camp in Wheaton

Monday, July 17, 2023, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Spectrios Institute for Low Vision, 219 E. Cole Avenue, Wheaton

A weeklong day camp filled with fun and learning for children ages 9 to 19 with visual impairment

Join Spectrios Institute for Low Vision for its Grandma Martyl Low Vision Summer Day Camp on July 17 to 21 from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Campers with low vision will explore their potential and participate in hands-on training to help them succeed in school and beyond.

Students in sixth through 12th grade will enjoy making friends with other visually impaired individuals. Activities will include:

  • Exploring the latest access tech and low-tech tools to help make your life easier
  • Advocating for yourself
  • Taking field trips

Campers must be Illinois residents, ages 9 to 19, and have a visual impairment.

The cost is $50 and includes lunch, snacks and costs associated with ticketed activities (including transportation). Scholarships are available.

Register for Grandma Martyl Low Vision Summer Day Camp. Space is limited.