For those coping with low vision, or anyone caring for a loved one who has been diagnosed with conditions such as glaucoma, cataracts or macular degeneration, here's a chance to get out and enjoy an afternoon of informative discussions and also have some fun.

The "Low Vision Social" at Long Beach Library features presentations and helpful hints along with entertainment.

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You will learn about advances in low-vision treatments and everyone can share their stories on how they are dealing with and rising above the challenges their condition presents.

The free event is Tuesday, June 23 at 2 p.m. For more information, call 516-432-7201.