AUSTIN DEAF EVENTS http://austindeafevents.com/ 5 Nov 2015 Issue No. 213 Circulation 1200 ----------------------------------------------------------------- Calendar: http://austindeafevents.com/calendar Archive: http://austindeafevents.com/archives (Un)Subscribe: http://austindeafevents.com/subscribe Facebook: http://facebook.com/AustinDeafEvents 1,995 Likes Twitter: http://twitter.com/AusDeafEvents
In this issue...
(OC) Open Captions; (SI) Sign Interpreted, (SI*) Sign Interpreted if requested in advance; (VI) Voice Interpreted
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
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
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
(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.
For more information on this Family Friendly Event: http://www.tsdfoundation.org/. To register to run in the 5K: http://www.supportdellchildrens.org/healkenya Questions? Contact Cindy Lee at clee.tsdf@PROTECTED.
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
Come and share the ProTactile love!
For SSP requests: email sspdbterps@PROTECTED by November 6th!
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 https://www.facebook.com/SouluminationInterpreting
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 http://aslvirtualwand.com/wine/) 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.
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
--- 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 http://www.austinaa.org/.
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: http://doda.nefsis.com/doda
---- CHURCH SERVICES for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing ----------- Please see http://austindeafevents.com/church.html
---- 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: http://happy.deafcoffee.com/austin-tx/ 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
Martin Middle School, 1601 Haskell (Haskell & Comal)
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