JULY 2021 Summer Sign Club: Introduction ASL – The Next Step (Intro 2)

Introduction: The Next Step.  If you already have the Manual Alphabet down pat; can fingerspell and read someone else fingerspelling pretty well; and you know 30-40 Signs already, then go ahead and jump in here.  Each week we will practice fingerspelling and numbers, and will add Nature Signs and Church Signs.  By the 3rd week […]

JUNE ASL Culture Club – Level: Conversational or Silent

Culture Club – Level: Conversational or Silent If you are someone who loves the Arts and cannot seem to get enough of them throughout the day, the Culture Club is going to be your band of peeps.  This club is for you individualists who like visiting Museums or Art Galleries; Painting landscapes or sculpting; or […]

JULY ASL Shutterbug Club – Level: Conversational

Shutterbug Club – Level: Conversational If you like capturing special moments, snapping selfies or taking close-ups of lady bugs, then the Shutterbug Club is your jam.  Each week participants will share photos they have taken; discuss the set up, camera settings, and thought processes;  they will offer feedback and encouragement to each other; and they […]

AUGUST ASL Shutterbug Club – Level: Conversational

Shutterbug Club – Level: Conversational If you like capturing special moments, snapping selfies or taking close-ups of lady bugs, then the Shutterbug Club is your jam.  Each week participants will share photos they have taken; discuss the set up, camera settings, and thought processes;  they will offer feedback and encouragement to each other; and they […]

JULY ASL: Adventurers Club – LEVEL: Silent

Adventurers Club – LEVEL: Silent If you’re the hiking-climbing-kayaking-spelunking-gotta-get-out-there type, then the Adventurers Club is for you.  Each week this club’s participants are encouraged to get out and about in their neck of the woods and then come back and share their experiences with the group.  Outdoor experiences develop our minds and bodies, and it […]

JULY ASL Music Club – LEVEL: Conversational

Music Club – LEVEL: Conversational American Sign Language is an expressive and beautiful language. Songs in sign language are equally expressive and, many times, are more beautiful than the vocal versions.  If you’re interested in learning how to sign songs, this is the club for you!  We are going to do one traditional hymn and […]

AUGUST ASL Book Club – Deaf Like Me. LEVEL: Conversational and Silent

Book Club – Our book is Deaf Like Me. LEVEL: Conversational and Silent “Deaf Like Me” is the moving account of parents coming to terms with their baby girl’s profound deafness. The love, hope, and anxieties of all hearing parents of deaf children are expressed here with power and simplicity. In the epilogue, Lynn Spradley […]

AUGUST 2021 Summer Sign Club: Introduction ASL – The Diving Board (Intro 3)

Introduction: The Diving Board.  If you are confident with your fingerspelling, and aren’t afraid to start a conversation with someone in ASL, then this is the group for you.  This is 4 weeks of learning how to converse with your friends and then how to introduce yourself and engage in a conversation with someone who […]

AUGUST 2021 Summer Sign Club: Introduction – ASL Basics (Intro 1)

Introduction: ASL Basics  Come on in and get your feet wet in the shallow end of the Signing Pool.  You will learn the manual Alphabet, Common Greetings, Family and Relationship Signs, and the basics of ASL Syntax. This is a fun and encouraging way to learn the basics.  No previous experience necessary.  This class is […]

JUNE 2021 Summer Sign Club: Introduction – ASL Basics (Intro 1)

Introduction: ASL Basics  Come on in and get your feet wet in the shallow end of the Signing Pool.  You will learn the manual Alphabet, Common Greetings, Family and Relationship Signs, and the basics of ASL Syntax. This is a fun and encouraging way to learn the basics.  No previous experience necessary.  This class is […]