Friday, 13 September 2019
Manitoba Deaf Association Workshop during International Week of th Deaf- September 23rd
Manitoba Deaf Association’s Workshop
Presentation: The theme of the 2019 International Week of the Deaf is “Sign Language Rights for All”
International Day of Sign Languages (IDSL) has been adopted by the United Nations General Assembly and will be celebrated annually on 23 of September beginning in 2018. The objective of the IDSL is to raise awareness on sign languages and to strengthen the status about sign languages.
The 2019 sub-themes are Sign Language Rights for All; All Children, Deaf Senior Citizens, Deafblind People, Deaf Men/Women, Deaf LGBTIQA+ and Deaf Refugees. Monday, September 23, 2019 6:30 p.m. To be held in the Affleck Room at Deaf Centre Manitoba, 285 Pembina Hwy., Winnipeg, MB.
ASL/English Interpreter provided. Everyone is welcome
FOR A DONATION OF $5.00... A LIGHT SUPPER OF TACO IN A BAG, DRINK AND ICE CREAM WILL BE AVAILABLE BEGINNING AT 6:00 P.M. IN THE AFFLECK ROOM WITH PROCEEDS GOING TO MANITOBA DEAF ASSOCIATION.
(COLLECTED AT THE DOOR/WHILE SUPPLIES LAST) Everyone is Welcome.SEE YOU ON MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 23RD AT DCM!!