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Events: Schedule



May 2016 *** Hearing Loss Awareness Month - Please hold the dates! ***

  • Monday, May 2nd, 6:30pm – 8:30pm (free)
    * Hearing Loss Association Rhode Island Chapter Meeting * 
    Hearing Loss Association Rhode Island Chapter meeting will be held at Warwick Public Library, Meeting Room, 600 Sandy Lane, Warwick, RI. CART will be provided. For more information, contact Betsy Beach at betsybeach@verizon.net.



  • Saturday, May 7th, 1pm – 3pm (free) *** CANCELED - The new rescheduled date will be announced as soon as it is confirmed. Please check back for updates.***
    * Hard of Hearing Self-Advocacy Workshop * 
    Rhode Island Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing invites you to attend a workshop at Warwick Public Library, Meeting Room, 600 Sandy Lane, Warwick, RI. The workshop topic is Hard of Hearing Self-Advocacy with panel discussion. ASL Interpreters and CART will be provided. For more information, contact Pamela Zellner at 401-256-5511 or email: pamela.zellner@cdhh.ri.gov.

    Workshop Flyer – please click here

 

  • Sunday, May 8th, 1pm - 3pm (free) 
    * Breast Cancer Support Group * 
    Breast Cancer Support Group meeting will be held at Miriam Hospital, Room: Hurvitz (next to gift shop), 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI.  ASL Interpreter will be provided. For more information, contact Bonnie Abols at 401-244-7771 or emal: babols@cox.net.

    Support Group Flyer – please click here

 

  • Sunday, May 8th, 2pm
    * Open Captioned & ASL Interpreted Performance: Oklahoma!

    Open captioned & ASL interpreted performance, Oklahoma! 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.

    Oklahoma! Performance Flyer – please click here

 

  • Wednesday, May 11th, 6pm - 8pm (free)
    * Learn about Assistive Technology for Hearing Loss *
    Learn about Assistive Technology for Hearing Loss workshop will be held at TechACCESS, 110 Jefferson Boulevard, Suite I, Warwick, RI. Special Topic: Cochlear Implants, learn from a user, James Litvack, about technology and strategies for success! For more information: email at denise.corson@ors.ri.gov or call 401-463-0202 or visit ATEL's website: www.atel.ri.gov

    Workshop Flyer – please click here

 

  • Thursday, May 12th, 2pm - 4pm (free)
    * RISHA's Annual Better Hearing and Speech Month * 
    Rhode Island Speech-Language-Hearing Association will celebrate Annual Better Hearing and Speech Month by having a display event at the Rhode Island State House, 82 Smith Street, Providence, RI. For more information or RSVP, contact RISHA Past President, Ellen Connery at Ellenconnery@verizon.net or visit RISHA's website: www.risha.info.

    RISHA Flyer – please click here

 

  • Friday, May 13th, 8:25am - 10am 
    * Grand Rounds "Access to Language" *
    Rhode Island Hearing Assessment Program will host Grand Rounds, "Access to Language" by Dr. Marie Coppolla at Rhode Island Hospital, George Auditorium, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI. ASL Interpreters and CART will be provided. For registration or information: Sherri Lee Moniz at Slmoniz@wihri.org.

    Grand Rounds Flyer –
    please click here
    Registration – please click here

 

  • Saturday, May 14th, 10am - 11:30am (free) 
    * Making Connections for Families with Children who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing *
    Rhode Island Parent Information Network will host a group meeting for families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing at 1210 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston, RI. Tim Riker from the Center for Language Studies at Brown University and Chairperson on the RI Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing will discuss the Commission’s role in relation to families. This group is facilitated by Elsbeth Brown, RIPIN, and Marissa Weiss, RIC, mothers of children with hearing loss. ASL interpreter will be provided. Child care is available and refreshments will be served. RSVP is required. For more information or RSVP, contact Elsbeth Brown at brown@ripin.org or Marissa Weiss at rihandsvoices@gmail.com or 401-430-3915.

    Making Connections Flyer – please click here

 

  • Sunday, May 15th, 1pm - 3pm (free) 
    * Mosaics: Parts and Wholes with Artist/Teacher of the Deaf Peter Geisser * 
    Storytelling and mosaics activities 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 Cathy Saunders at saunders@childrensmuseum.org.

    Children's Museum Flyer – please click here

 

  • Tuesday, May 17th, 10am - 12pm (free) 
    * Hamilton Relay's 25 Year Celebration of RI Relay Service *
    Hamilton Relay will host a Town Hall Meeting at Warwick Public Library, 600 Sandy Lane, Warwick, RI. CART services available upon request. Interpreters and refreshments will be provided. For more information or RSVP, contact Courtenay St. Germain at 401-934-1026 or email: courtenay.stgermain@hamiltonrelay.com.

    Town Hall Meeting Flyer – please click here

 

  • Wednesday, May 18th, 6pm - 9pm ***new location*** (free) 
    * Community Forum *
    Community Forum will be held at the Rhode Island School for the Deaf, One Corliss Park, Cafeteria, Providence, RI. Please come and join us to discuss about different topics such as communication access, employment opportunity, assistive technology and others. RICDHH public meeting will be held briefly before forum. Interpreters and CART will be provided. For more information, contact Pamela Zellner at 401-256-5511 or email: pamela.zellner@cdhh.ri.gov.

    Community Forum Flyer – please click here

 

  • Thursday, May 19th, 11am - 3:30pm (free) 
    * Hearing Loss Awareness EXPO * 
    The Hearing Loss Awareness EXPO will be held at the Department of Administration Building, Atrium, 1st Floor, One Capitol Hill, Providence, RI. The EXPO will have more than 20 exhibitors to share beneficial information and resources with people who have different levels of hearing. Everyone is welcome to come and see what's new! ASL Interpreter will be provided. For more information, contact Pamela Zellner at 401-256-5511 or email: pamela.zellner@cdhh.ri.gov.

    EXPO Flyer – please click here

 

  • Wednesday, May 25th, 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 2016. For more information, contact Heather Anderson: ASL@perspectivescorporation.com.

    ASL Coffee Hour Flyer – please click here


June 2016

  • Thursday, June 2nd, 5:30pm - 7pm
    Rhode Island School for the Deaf will host Arts Night at One Corliss Park, Providence, RI 02908. There will be refreshments, craft activities, ASL stories, face painting and more. For more information, Marie Silva-Golembiesky at 401-243-1016 or email: msilva-golembiesky@rideaf.net.

    Arts Night Flyer – please click here



  • Saturday, June 11th, 8:30am - 11:30am
    Gallaudet University Regional Center will host an informational meeting at the Rhode Island School for the Deaf, 1 Corliss Park, Providence, RI. Become an ASL Tutor! Work with families who have young deaf or hard of hearing children is the topic of the informational meeting. Refreshments will be provided. For more information, contact Kathleen Vesey at kvesey@necc.mass.edu.

    Informational Meeting Flyer – please click here



  • Saturday, June 11th, 10am - 11:30am
    Rhode Island Parent Information Network will host a group meeting for families with children who are deaf or hard of hearing at 1210 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston, RI. ASL interpreter will be provided. Child care is available and refreshments will be served. RSVP is required. For more information or RSVP, contact Elsbeth Brown at brown@ripin.org or Marissa Weiss at rihandsvoices@gmail.com.

    Making Connections Flyer – please click here



  • Sunday, June 12th, 1pm - 3pm
    Breast Cancer Support Group meeting will be held at Miriam Hospital, Room: Hurvitz (next to gift shop), 164 Summit Avenue, Providence, RI.  ASL Interpreter will be provided. For more information, contact Bonnie Abols at 401-244-7771 or emal: babols@cox.net.

    Support Group Flyer – please click here



  • Wednesday, June 29th, 7pm - 8pm  
    Perspectives Corporation will host ASL Coffee Hour at Brewed Awakening Coffee Hour, 1316 Bald Hill Road, Warwick, RI. The session will continue monthly through 2016. For more information, contact Heather Anderson: ASL@perspectivescorporation.com.

    ASL Coffee Hour Flyer – please click here




Announcements:

 

(Posted 2/24/16)

Camp Isola Bella seeking staff for Summer 2016

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