Austin Deaf Events 2016-06-02

From: "Austin Deaf Events" <david@PROTECTED>
Subject: Austin Deaf Events 2016-06-02
Date: June 2nd 2016
                       AUSTIN DEAF EVENTS
2 June 2016              Issue No. 220           Circulation 1215
Facebook: 2,406 Likes


Actor Nyle DiMarco wins Dancing With the Stars season 22

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, ALANON, and NA Meetings Churches -- Recurring Events Movies

Be sure to check the ADE Calendar or Facebook (links above), and the AAD Calendar (link below) for late breaking news.

Date index:
06/04 Deaf Awareness Day at Fiesta Texas 07/21/24 National Deaf People of Color Conference

Title index:
Deaf Awareness Day at Fiesta Texas 06/04 National Deaf People of Color Conference 07/21-24

Deaf Awareness Day
Saturday, June 4, 2016. 10:30 am - 9:00 pm Six Flags Fiesta Texas, San Antonio

Three ways to buy tickets:

  2. Purchase tickets in advance at the Department of American Sign Language and Interpreter Training at San Antonio College.
  3. For additional discounted tickets visit the San Antonio College table at Six Flags Fiesta Texas at the front gate on the day of the event.

For information call 210-486-1106 or

National Deaf People of Color Conference Thursday-Sunday July 21-24, 2016
Texas School for the Deaf, Austin TX

"Beyond Your Lens: Intersectional Identities"

$50 registration includes

  • Opening ceremony
  • All workshops
  • Two breakfasts
  • Two lunches
  • Cookout Saturday night

DEADLINE July 15, 2016

AAD - Austin Association of the Deaf (Austin Deaf Club) Events Austin Deaf Club, 8818 Cullen Ln, Austin TX 78748

The Austin Deaf Clubhouse is closed for renovations, and expected to reopen sometime in April, but the backyard will be open: Every Monday night we will have outdoor TV to watch Nyle Di Marco (Top Model winner) on Dancing With the Stars, from 6:30 til 9 pm. Friday nite Deaf poker league at 8pm in the Pavilion in back of the club house. --Fred Newberry, AAD event coordinator, aadclubevents@PROTECTED

Admission: $5 for non-members

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

Monday AA Meeting, 6:45-8:15 pm
Lakeway Community Ecumenical Church, 2203 Lakeway Blvd, Lakeway TX 78734

Wednesday AA Meeting 5:45-7:15 pm
Western Trail, 1800 Fortview Rd, Austin TX

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, April 4th and April 18th, 6-7pm Martin Middle School, 1601 Haskell (Haskell & Comal)

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

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

Published 1st Thursday of each month. Deadline noon day before. Submissions, corrections, requests to info@PROTECTED.
  • This mailing list is a public mailing list - anyone may join or leave, at any time.
  • This mailing list is announce-only.

Austin Deaf Events publishes a summary of central Texas events of interest to the Deaf and hard of hearing communities. All people with a respectful interest in the Deaf community are welcome to join.

Issue publication dates are the 1st Thursday of each month. Submission deadlines are noon the preceding Wednesday.

Submit your events to

Privacy Policy:

Austin Deaf Events uses your email address only for sending you the events listing. We will never sell or give away your address, and we will take pains to protect it.

Go back to Austin Deaf Events