International Week of the Deaf (IWD) 2016






International Week of the Deaf (IWD) 2016
September 17-24th, 2016






        Saturday, September 17th:

         TBA


        Sunday, September 18th:

        Tri – Deaf Church Worship Service (Calvary Temple Deaf Fellowship,               Manitoba Catholic Church of the Deaf and Winnipeg Church of the Deaf) held at           Deaf Centre Manitoba in the DCM Recreation Areas beginning at 11:00                         a.m.  Light lunch following the Worship Service and Everyone is Welcome to 
          attend.



TD Tree Days 2016 – Join us TD Tree Days as work to plant 50,000 trees across Canada. The TD Friends of the Environment Foundation is hosting 10 Deaf Community Planting across Canada. TD will provide American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters at each site to facilitate communication between Deaf and hearing volunteers. Register and join an event this fall to help make your community greener!


Place: Fort Whyte Alive, Winnipeg, MB at 1 pm.

Come join us! 

Please see the details and ASL video below for more information!

Click on the ASL video for more information.

#TDTree Days #TD #TDFEF #GreenWhereYouLive


       Monday, September 19th:

           TBA

       Tuesday, September 20th:

Interpreter Workshop - MCCD is hosting Interpreter workshop from 7 to 9 pm at St. Ignatius Church. More details will be followed.



Wednesday, September 21st:

TBA

Thursday, September 22nd:

TBA

Friday, September 23rd:

International Day of Sign Language Rights Manitoba Deaf Association will host the Canadian Association of  the Deaf and World Federation of the Deaf ‘s celebration of Sign Language Rights in the Front Lobby of DCM from 5 to 7 pm. Cake and ice cream will be served   

Saturday, September 24th:   

21st Annual Fun Volleyball Tournament 2016 Annual Fun Volleyball will be held at Manitoba School for the Deaf (MSD) from 8:45-4:00 pm. See below for full information: 




Defty Award - MCSD is hosting the Defty Award. More details will be followed.

        Notice: SRV Canada VRS Launch Date-
        SRV Canada VRS will launch in September. We are looking forward to          it. On the first phase of the SRV Canada VRS website, we will learn             about the service and stay up to date on all the latest developments.

For more information / details or booking events, check the bulletin board at DCM or feel free to contact Doug Momotiuk at dougmomotiuk@yahoo.com.