Archive for March 24th, 2007

Rome News – Tribune:

Deaf Child’s Bill of Rights clears hurdle

03/24/07
From staff reports

“Staffers at the Georgia School for the Deaf in Cave Spring are waiting for final word before analyzing the impact of the Deaf Child’s Bill of Rights — but director Lee Shiver already is pleased.

‘When you consider its effect on raising awareness, that’s the part that’s the most meaningful,’ he said. …”

DailyBulletin.com – Wellness calendar:

Wellness calendar

BABY SIGNS FAIR Central Park, 11900 Baseline Road, Rancho Cucamonga; http://www.lilsigners.com; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 21, free.

The Daily Dispatch: “College issues call to artists, writers

The Cochise College Benson Center is seeking works of art and writing to display in a deaf awareness exhibit April 16 to May 13.

Pieces should be the work of a deaf or hearing impaired artist, or should be about issues related to deafness or hearing impairment. All mediums will be accepted, and work available for sale should include a tag listing the artist’s name and contact information, along with the price.

Pieces must be received at the Benson Center, 1025 State Route 90, by Friday, April 13. The exhibit will be open to the public and is planned in conjunction with a number of other events to commemorate Deaf Awareness Week. Additional details will be announced at a later date.For more information, call (520) 586-1981 or email spoord@cochise.edu.”