Rochester Deaf Awareness Week

September 14 - 20, 2014 (Theme: ASL Beautiful)

Calendar of Events

Shown below is a dynamic listing of upcoming workshops and events that are being planned for the week! The following exciting workshops and performances will make this year's ASL Beautiful the most informative, educational and enjoyable yet! For further information about any of the events listed on the calendar, click the event name. A Visual Friendly RDAW Schedule can be downloaded soon.

ALL WORKSHOPS AND EVENTS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND A SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER(S) WILL BE PROVIDED. If you have any special accommodations requests for several workshops/events listed below, please fill out our Special Accommodation Form with the name, time and date of the event(s).

Deaf Awareness Week September 14 - 20, 2014
  Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Friday II Saturday
  14 15 16 17 18 19 19 20
  Kick-Off

R. R. C. D.
1564 Lyell Ave
Emergency
Public Safety Training Facility
1190 Scottsville Rd
International
Italian American Community Center
150 Frank DiMino Way
Government
Regional Center for Independent Living
497 State St
Business and Technology
R. R. C. D.
1564 Lyell Ave
Deaf-Blind

N.T.I.D
52 Lomb Memorial Dr
Other...

R. I. T.
90 Lomb Memorial Dr
(See Below)
 

In Case of Emergency: Deaf Preparedness & Hearing Awareness

10 am - 11 am



ASL Lessons

11 am - 12 noon

Yes I am Deaf but… Understanding the First-year Experiences of Black Deaf Students...

10 am - 11 am

Deaf Awareness Artists Exhibits

10 am - 8 pm

ASL Lessons

11 am - 12 noon

Pitchfork Lobbying... What is it?

10 am - 11 am




What can VR do for you?

11 am - 12 pm

 

 

 

Deaf-Blind Awareness Day (DBAD)

10 am-5:00 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RDAW's Kick-Off!!!

1 pm - 3 pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Text to 911

1 pm - 2 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Deaf Firefighters

2 pm - 3 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Traffic Stop Video Blog

4 pm - 5 pm

 

 

 

Lunch Special

Noon - 1 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Being Black and Deaf in Twenty-First Century

1 pm - 3 pm

 

 

 

 

Ice Sculpture Demostration

4 pm - 6 pm

 

 

 

 

 

Deaf Coalition of Monroe County

1 pm - 3 pm

 

 

ASL Lessons

4 pm - 5 pm

 

 

 

Financial Planning

1 pm - 2 pm

 

 

The Adventures of the Ambassador Program (YAP)!

1 pm - 3:30 pm

 

 

History of Wines of the Finger Lakes

4 pm - 5 pm

 

The most common eye diseases among the Deaf Community

1-1:30 pm

How to interact with Deaf people who have a vision loss

1:45-2:45 pm

Support Service Provider (SSP): Communicating through touch

3-3:50 pm

Providing Accommodations for Deaf-Blind Students

4-4:30 pm

What's the difference between a Deaf-Blind Interpreter and a typical ASL Interpreter?

4:30-5 pm


 

 

 

 

 

 

Understanding Anxiety and Depression in the Deaf Community

1-2 pm

 

 

 

 

How do I get intepreters that I need?

2-3 pm

 

Dummy Hoy
Genesee Country Village & Museum
Silver Baseball Park
1410 Flint Hill Rd
Mumford, NY 14482

 

Dummy Hoy Classis Baseball Game

10 am-3:00 pm






Social Time at RRCD

3 pm - closed

 

 

 

 

Happy Hour with hors d'oeuvres

6 pm - 8 pm

 

 

 

Violence Against Women Act: 20 Years Later

6 pm - 7 pm

Pizza and Ice Cream Social

5 pm - 7 pm

 

ASL Lessons

6 pm - 7 pm

 

How do I become Certified Deaf Interpreter (CDI)?

7 pm - 9 pm

 





Documentary Film and Panel Discussion

6 pm - 8 pm

 

 

Social Hour

8 pm - 9 pm

 

Rochester School for the Deaf
1545 St. paul St
Rochester, NY

 

Dummy Hoy Classics Dinner

5 pm - 7 pm

 

Branton's Misinterpreted World

7 pm - 8 pm

 


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