Partnership To Offer Sign Language Classes

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Registration is underway for American Sign Language classes to be held at Partnership for Families, Children and Adults Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing at 1800 McCallie Ave.  This 15 week class is open to anyone wanting to learn sign language, and is geared to introduce the learner to the beginning grammar and syntax of ASL. 

Partnership’s Services for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing is helping to bridge the communication gap that can often leave the deaf community stranded. Vicki Dunn, Partnership’s certified interpreter and class instructor states, “These classes are a great way to understand the deaf and hard of hearing community. Deaf people have their own culture and language, and these classes are a great tool in learning to communicate with each other and a great way to meet new people.”

Classes begin Jan. 28, from 6-8 p.m. Registration is $150. For more information, contact Sheila Eubank at 697-3842 or at       

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