Austin Deaf Events 2015-01-01

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Subject: Austin Deaf Events 2015-01-01
Date: December 31st 2014
                       AUSTIN DEAF EVENTS
 1 Jan 2015             Issue No. 203            Circulation 1192
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Remembering the pioneering audiologist who tested hearing at birth - Dr. Marion Downs (January 26, 1914 – November 13, 2014)

In this issue...
(OC) Open Captions; (SI) Sign Interpreted, (SI*) Sign Interpreted if requested in advance; (VI) Voice Interpreted
Event listings by title, sorted by date AAD - Austin Association of the Deaf AA and NA Meetings Churches -- Recurring Events Movies

Date index:
01/20, 25, 29, 31/2015 CODA
01/24/2015 Tops Ten Tips of ASL Development 02/07/2015 TLCDHH Symposium

Name index:
CODA 01/20, 25, 29, 31/2015
TLCDHH Symposium 02/07/2015
Top Ten Tips of ASL Development 01/24/2015

CODA (Children of Deaf Adults) written, performed by Mark Murray Show schedule below ...
Ground Floor Theatre, 979 Springdale Rd, Austin TX

One man leads you through the journey of being the ears of his family. As the son and interpreter for his Deaf parents, Tim struggles to find where he belongs between the Deaf and hearing worlds. In this touching and comedic piece of growing up with Deaf Parents, CODA, Children of Deaf Adults, brings to light the gifts and pitfalls of having Deaf parents. Presented by the Frontera Fringe Festival and Two Hands Productions.

Tuesday 1/20/15 @ 9pm Sunday 1/25/15 @ 3:45pm Thursday 1/29/15 @ 7pm Saturday 1/31/15 @ 10:30pm ALL performances will be ASL interpreted

Tickets: $10


Mark Murray (Markm0528@PROTECTED)

(Thank you,

Top Ten Tips of ASL Development workshop Saturday, January 24, 2015. 9 am - 1:30 pm ACC Eastview, Bldg 8000 - Room 8111

Austin Community College's Interpreting Program hosts a workshop titled "Top Ten Tips of ASL Development" presented by Alicia McClurkan - a native user of ASL, an ASL mentor to students and interpreters around the country, and a Deaf interpreter.

This workshop addresses the most common challenges in becoming proficient in ASL. It will provide examples of each challenge so that you can identify which ones may be a challenge for you AND videos and activities to help you work on them!!

Join us Saturday, January 24, 9 am - 1:30 pm. Attend in-person, stream it live, or even watch it up to a month later. See the flyer at or go to for more details.

PLUS -- Register by Jan 5 to receive an Early Bird rate of $10 off the regular price. Information on the registration form.

All proceeds support the ACC ASL IT Department 2015 internship program.

TLCDHH Symposium
Saturday, February 7, 2015. 9a - 11p
Holiday Inn Austin - Town Lake, 20 N I-35, Austin TX 78701

Celebrating Texas Latino Council of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing's 10th Anniversary: Honoring Our Past, Celebrating Our Future

Admission: $50 (Includes all workshops, lunch/banquet dinner, two-year TLCDHH membership)

DARS-DHHS-BEI .55 CEUs Approved.
For questions or more info about the program or CEUs please contact Roberto Sandoval at rsandoval@PROTECTED

AAD - Austin Association of the Deaf (Austin Deaf Club) Events

Fridays 7pm - 1am, Saturdays 7pm - 2am. Happy Hour 7 - 10pm Fridays and Saturdays for members only. Admission: $5 for non-members
Where: Austin Deaf Club, 8818 Cullen Ln, Austin TX 78748

Social Affairs: Marilyn Swanson, AADsecretary@PROTECTED Newsletter: Deb Kuglitsch, austindeafclub@PROTECTED

--- AA and NA MEETINGS (SI) ------------------------------------- TCSDHH provides sign language interpreters for the following AA and NA weekly meetings in Austin:

Tuesday NA Meeting 7:30-8:30 pm
209 W 27Th St, Dining Hall Behind Chapel, All Saints Episcopal

Wednesday AA Meeting 5:30-7:00 pm
5700 Manchaca Rd, Cherry Creek Plaza, Main Entrance

Thursday AA Meeting 5:30-7:00 pm
5700 Manchaca Rd, Cherry Creek Plaza, Main Entrance.

Saturday NA Meeting 7:00-8:00 pm
212 E Monroe, Christ's Workshop Bldg.

You can contact the Austin AA Hill County Intergroup at: 24-hour hotline 512-444-0071(v) or

Call Travis County Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing at 512-854-9221 to request an interpreter for other meeting times.

Also, AA meetings via WebCam led by Deaf and HoH sobriety facilitators:

---- CHURCH SERVICES for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing ----------- Please see

---- RECURRING EVENTS -------------------------------------------

DEAF SENIORS OF AUSTIN (South Central)--12/03 Every 1st Wednesday, 1-4pm Senior Activity Center, 3911 Manchaca, Austin TX 512-448-0787, TDD: 512-462-2853

Deaf Chat Coffee schedule for Austin area: Open to everyone (deaf, hearing) with an interest in ASL.

DEAFNESS RESOURCE SPECIALIST available by appointment. TCSDHH, 2201 Post Rd #100, Austin TX 78704. Contact: Brian Determan DeafnessRS7a@PROTECTED or 512-410-1786.

--- MOVIES ------------------------------------------------------ Find captioned movies by zipcode or city:

Ask at ticket window or customer service for closed caption device.

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