Austin Deaf Events 2015-11-05

From: "Austin Deaf Events" <david@PROTECTED>
Subject: Austin Deaf Events 2015-11-05
Date: November 5th 2015
                       AUSTIN DEAF EVENTS
 5 Nov 2015              Issue No. 213           Circulation 1200
Facebook: 1,995 Likes


Happy Thanksgiving! November 26th

In this issue...
(OC) Open Captions; (SI) Sign Interpreted, (SI*) Sign Interpreted if requested in advance; (VI) Voice Interpreted

Event listings by date, and by title AAD - Austin Association of the Deaf - April events AA and NA Meetings Churches -- Recurring Events Movies

Date index:
11/05 ASL Fusion!
11/07 Opening the Gateways event
11/07 Spooky Skeedaddle - postponed Halloween Fest 11/13-15 Austin Spirit of Life Deaf Church 5th Anniversary 11/14 Deaf-Blind Coffee Chat
11/19 Bedpost Confessions - (un)Spoken "Take Care" 11/21 Wine-and-Canvas Painting Party

Name index:
ASL Fusion! 11/05
Austin Spirit of Life Deaf Church 5th Anniv. Nov. 13-15 Bedpost Confessions 11/19
Deaf-Blind Coffee Chat 11/14
Opening the Gateways event 11/07
Spooky Skeedaddle 11/07
Wine-and-Canvas Painting Party 11/21

ASL Fusion!
Thursday, November 5, 2015. 7:00pm - 9:00pm ACC Eastview Campus, Bldg 8 Rm 8500, 3401 Webberville Rd, Austin TX 78702

Please join us for a night filled with music interpretation performances! It's a $10.00 donation to ASL Friends United at the door (no pre-sale). This years performances will be rated PG from 7-8 pm, and rated R from 8-9. Hope you can make it!

Opening the Gateways event for Deaf & Hearing Interpreting Teams Saturday, November 7, 2015, 9:30 am - 1:00 pm (tacos at 9:30) Austin Deaf Club, 8818 Cullen Ln, Austin TX 78748

TSD Foundation Fall Halloween Fundraiser: Spooky Skedaddle Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015. 8:00 am – 3:00 pm Texas School for the Deaf, 1102 South Congress Ave.

(Was postponed from Halloween, October 31st, due to heavy rains.)

Halloween Festival and 5K Run!!

Calling all hearing and Deaf ghouls, goblins and ghosts! Creep and crawl your way through Texas School for the Deaf Foundation’s third annual Spooky Skedaddle 1K Fun Run, Halloween Festival and HEAL Yeah! 5K run. Come in costume; bring your family and friends to Texas School for the Deaf, located on South Congress. Form a team and enjoy an afternoon full of races, music, food trucks, trick-or-treating and festival games. This year the Foundation is partnering with Dell Children’s Medical Global Outreach program HEAL Kenya to create a larger family friendly event!

Free Parking at One Texas Center, corner of Barton Springs Road and South First Street. Walk 2 blocks south on South First to the Festival Gate Entrance.

Timed Run: HEAL Yeah! 5K – 9:00 AM Fun Run: 1K Spooky Skedaddle – 10:30 AM Halloween Festival Including: Family Friendly Music, Obstacle course, Bounce House, Twister, Mini Horses, Cake Walk, Food Trailers, Clown, Photo Booth and Costume Parade! Safe trick-or-treating, Face Painting, Tattoos, Balloon Darts, Wheel of Fortune, Dell Children’s STAR Flight Helicopter! And many more games! All Proceeds go to benefit Texas School for the Deaf Foundation and Dell Children’s Medical Global Outreach Kenya Program.

For more information on this Family Friendly Event: To register to run in the 5K: Questions? Contact Cindy Lee at clee.tsdf@PROTECTED.

Opening the Gateways: Back to the Future Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015, 9:30a - 1:30p
Austin Deaf Club, 8818 Cullen Ln, Austin TX 78748

Join us for dialog and group activities facilitated by Kim McClurkan and Nancy Riley.

Who's invited? Deaf Community, Deaf and Hearing Interpreters, Agency Reps, and ITP Students.

Let's explore ways deaf and hearing teams can work together. Language used will be ASL.

This event is free, and for interpreters who want CEUs the cost is $30 in advance or $35 at the door.

To reserve a seat and pre-register, and for accessibility accommodations, email: angeline.champagne@PROTECTED


Austin Spirit of Life Deaf Church 5th Anniversary Friday-Sunday, November 13-15, 2015
See flyers for details and map.

Deaf-Blind Coffee Chat
Saturday, November 14, 2015. 2:00-4:30 PM Upper Crust Bakery, 4508 Burnet Rd, Austin TX 78756

Come and share the ProTactile love!

For SSP requests: email sspdbterps@PROTECTED by November 6th!

(un)Spoken theme for November is "Take Care." (SI) Thursday, November 19, 2015. Doors at 7pm Spider House Ballroom, Fruth St, Austin TX

Tickets are $10 at the door

Spiderhouse lounge opens early. Show doors open at 7:00, show starts promptly at 8:00.

The November (un)Spoken theme is "Take Care." (un)Spoken will be filled with humor, poignancy, daring, and above all - honesty. Come with us on this journey and share what's (un)Spoken for you. As always, this show will be interpreted for the deaf by SOULumination Performance Interpreting

More info: (512) 480-9562

Wine-and-Canvas Painting Party
Saturday, November 21, 2015, 7:30-11:30 PM Austin Deaf Club, 8818 Cullen Ln, Austin TX 78748

No experience necessary. Light refreshments, step-by-step instructions & supplies are included. Open to ages 10+

Price: $35 (Bring extra cash to purchase your drinks at the bar and for raffle prizes!)

**NOTE: The party is restricted to 40 people. Paying online via paypal (go to guarantees your seat, but paying at the door is also acceptable. Come at 7pm to find your preferred seat as the painting will promptly start at 7:30pm.

Info: aslvirtualwand@PROTECTED and Flyer:

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

Monday AA Meeting, 6:00-7:30 pm
7517 Cameron Rd

Tuesday NA Meeting, 7:30p - 8:30p
Faith Presbyterian Church
1314 E. Oltorf (west of I-35)
(Across from Travis HS)

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

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.

Volunteer Legal Aid Services
Mondays, 6-7pm
Martin Middle School, 1601 Haskell (Haskell & Comal)

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