George W. Veditz' historic 1913 silent film Preservation of the Sign Language will be shown in the Great Hall.The film is in American Sign Language with no voice or captions. ASL/Voice interpreters will be present. Printed copies in English of the film transcript will be available.Discussion to follow film.
Saturday Technology Training Sessions are on the first and third Saturday of each month with a few exceptions for holidays. They are held from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. in the Adaptive Services Division, Room 215.
ASL Story Hour. Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen will sign in ASL the storyThe Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats.After the story, enjoy craft activities. ASL/voice interpreters and therapy dogs from People Animals Love will be present.
Beginning Level. 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Any level is welcome to join the class, review, learn new signs. FREE and open to the public.No need to register. Instructor: Cheryl Lewis.Room 215
Love to read and talk about books?Have an eReader?Want to learn how to download and enjoy a book using an eReader? Even if you don’t have an eReader, please plan on joining us!Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen will facilitate a discussion in American Sign Language (and voice if needed) of Myron Uhlberg’s
Tech Talk Tuesday takes place every Tuesday from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in room 215, Adaptive Services, at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, except for the fifth Tuesday of the month, if there is one. This meet-up is an opportunity for adaptive technology users to get together and share information on specific topics. The third Tuesday evening is the AccessibilityDC meet-up where the Web accessibility community gathers to share information.