People assemble at the Brooks Memorial Library, in Brattleboro, Vt., as they listen to speakers before walking down Main Street during White Cane Awareness Day on Friday, Oct. 15, 2021. The Vermont Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired in partnership with the Vermont State Division of the Blind & Visually Impaired, held awareness-raising events in Brattleboro, Rutland, and Montpelier.