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World Sight Day is October 10, 2002

Making Vision a Health Priority

World Sight Day is October 10, 2002

This year, World Sight Day (WSD) will be hosted by the National Eye Institute (NEI) in partnership with Lions Clubs International Foundation, Lighthouse International, and the International Agency to Prevent Blindness with the goal to educate our communities about the need to conquer preventable blindness and preserve sight.

Washington, D.C. Local Event


Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Library
The Lobby
901 G Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20001

Schedule - Thursday, October 10

10:30 a.m. - noon Children's Program:
Noon - 1:00 p.m. Media Event

1:00 - 3:30 p.m. Older Adult's Program:

Media Event Kit Contents

The N E I logo, Lions Club logo, Lighthouse Intl logo, Internationa Agency for the Prevention of Blindness Logo and the Public Libraries of D.C. logo.

Department of Health and Human Services NIH, the National Institutes of Health