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September 2017



DEAF
AWARENESS MONTH SCHEDULE

  • Wednesday, Sept. 6th, 3:30pm (free)
    * Family Fun Day *
    Perspectives Corporation will host a Family Fun Day event with bowling and pizza party at AMF Cranston Lanes, 1450 Elmwood Avenue, Cranston, RI. Free admission and no RSVP required. For more information or questions: 401-372-2012.

    Family Fun Day Flyer please click here

    For more information about Perspectives Corporation: www.perspectivescorporation.com

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  • Friday, Sept. 8th, 1pm (free)
    * Deaf Awareness Month Kick Off *
    The Rhode Island Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing and Rhode Island School for the Deaf invite you to attend a Deaf Awareness Month Kick-off at the Rhode Island School for the Deaf, Gym, One Corliss Park, Providence, RI. ASL Interpreters and CART will be provided. Bruce Bucci, Boston University ASL Professor will give an exciting presentation about Deaf Culture. ASL Interpreters and CART will be provided. This event is sponsored by RISD and RICDHH. For more information, contact Pamela Zellner at 401-256-5511 or email: pamela.zellner@cdhh.ri.gov.

    Deaf Awareness Month Kick-off Flyerplease click here

    For more information about RI School for the Deaf: http://rideaf.ri.gov/

    For more information about RI Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing: www.cdhh.ri.gov

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  • Saturday, Sept. 9th, 10am - 11:30am (free)
    * Rhode Island Parent Information Network *
    Rhode Island Parent Information Network will host an event for families that have children with hearing loss at Roger Williams Park Boundless Playground, 1000 Elmwood Ave, Providence, RI. Snacks and Interpreter will be provided. For information, contact Elsbeth Brown at brown@ripin.org or 401-430-3915.

    RIPIN Flyer please click here

    For more information about RIPIN: www.ripin.org

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  • Sunday, Sept. 10th, 1pm – 3pm (free)
    * Deaf Cancer Survivors Support Group *
    Deaf Cancer Survivors Support Group meeting will be held at Miriam Hospital, Room: Hurvitz (next to gift shop), 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI. "What is Meditation?" is the topic of the support group meeting. ASL Interpreter and CART will be provided. For more information, contact Bonnie Abols at 401-244-7771 or email: babols@cox.net.

    Support Group Flyerplease click here

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  • Wednesday, Sept. 13th, 6pm - 8pm (free)
    * Learn about ATEL's New Wireless Program and Assistive Technology for Hearing Loss *
    Learn about ATEL's New Wireless Program and Assistive Technology for Hearing Loss workshop will be held at TechACCESS of RI, 161 Comstock Pkwy, Cranston, RI. CART services will be provided. Registration is required by Sept. 4th. To register or for more information: call 401-462-7857.

    Workshop Flyer please click here

    For more information about Adaptive Telephone Equipment Loan Program: www.atel.ri.gov

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  • Wednesday, Sept. 13th, 6pm - 9pm (free)
    * RICDHH Public Meeting *
    Rhode Island Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing public meeting will be held at the Department of Administration Building, Conference Room A, 2nd floor, One Capitol Hill, Providence, RI. ASL interpreters and CART will be provided and everyone is welcome to attend. For information, contact Pamela Zellner at 401-256-5511 or email: pamela.zellner@cdhh.ri.gov.

    Public Meeting Flyer please click here

    For more information about RI Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing: www.cdhh.ri.gov

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  • Thursday, Sept. 14th, 8:30am – 3pm
    * Annual Rhode Island Independent Living Conference *
    OSCIL will have Independent Living Conference at Crowne Plaza Hotel, 801 Greenwich Avenue, Warwick, RI. The $25 registration fee includes lunch for consumers and $50 for Agency/Service Provider. Sign Language Interpreters and CART have been secured. To request other accommodations, please contact OSCIL (401-737-1013). For more information: email at lynne.powers@oscil.org or call 401-738-1013 or visit website: www.oscil.org.

    Conference Flyer - please click here
    Schedule & Registration
    please click here

    For more information about OSCIL: www.oscil.org

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  • Saturday, Sept. 16th, 2pm - 7pm (free)
    * Bridgemark's Rally for Recovery *
    Bridgemark, Inc. will have the Rally for Recovery event at Roger Williams National Memorial, North Main and Canal Streets, Providence, RI. ASL Interpreters will be provided. For more information: Email Deb Raiche at draiche@bridgemark.org.

    Rally4Recovery Flyer please click here

    For more information about Bridgemark, Inc: www.bridgemark.org

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  • Sunday, Sept. 17th, 10am – 3pm (free)
    * Art-Making Activities and Workshops *
    Art-making activities and workshops for children who are deaf and hard of hearing will be held at the Providence Children's Museum, 100 South Street, Providence, RI 02903. ASL Interpreters and CART will be provided. For more information, contact Kristin Read at read@childrensmuseum.org.

    Children's Museum Flyer please click here

    For more information about Providence Children's Museum: www.childrenmuseum.org

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  • Wednesday, Sept. 20th, 5:30pm – 8:30pm
    * Corliss' Wine Fundraiser *
    Corliss will host a wine fundraiser at Bristol Yacht Club, 101 Poppasquash Rd, Bristol, RI. more information, contact Kelly Medeiros at 401-289-2681 (or 245-2223 TTY) or email: kelly@corliss.org.

    Wine Fundraiser Flyer please click here

    For more information about Corliss: www.corliss.org

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  • Tuesday, Sept. 26th, 6pm - 8pm (free)
    * Where is my interpreter? Emergency Interpreter Access at Hospital in RI *
    RICDHH Emergency Interpreter Referral Service Committee will host a Public Forum at the Rhode Island School for the Deaf, Gym, One Corliss Park, Providence, RI. ASL Interpreters and CART will be provided. For information, contact Pamela Zellner at 401-256-5511 or email: pamela.zellner@cdhh.ri.gov.

    Public Forum Flyer please click here

    For more information about RI Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing: www.cdhh.ri.gov

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  • Wednesday, Sept. 27th, 7pm - 8pm (free)
    * Perspectives Corporation ASL Coffee Hour *
    Perspectives Corporation will host ASL Coffee Hour at Brewed Awakening Coffee Hour, 1316 Bald Hill Road, Warwick, RI. The session will continue monthly through 2017. For more information, contact Heather Niedbala: ASL@perspectivescorporation.com.

    ASL Coffee Hour Flyer please click here

    For more information about Perspective Corporation: www.perspectivescorporation.com

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  • Saturday, Sept. 30th, 11am (game at 1pm)
    * RI School for the Deaf’s Homecoming Soccer Game *
    RI School for the Deaf will host Homecoming soccer game at at the Rhode Island School for the Deaf, One Corliss Park, Providence, RI. For information, contact Nathan Engel: nengel@rideaf.net.

    Homecoming Flyerplease click here

    For more information about RI School for the Deaf: www.rideaf.ri.gov

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  • Sunday, October 1st, 2pm
    * Open Captioned Performance: Skeleton Crew *
    Open captioned performance, Skeleton Crew will be shown at Trinity Repertory, 201 Washington Street, Providence, RI. For more information or to purchase tickets: 401-351-4242 or email: boxoff@trinityrep.com.

    Performance Flyer – coming soon

    For more information about Trinity Repertory: www.trinityrep.com

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