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Rise and Resist
This Tuesday, Rise and Resist will be meeting at 7pm at The People's Forum, 320 West 37th St. between 8th and 9th Ave. Please join us to check out the new space, discuss how we can work with The People's Forum, and learn about upcoming RAR events and actions. More details: https://www.facebook.com/events/519615128516731/ We will have an ASL interpreter at this meeting to help with ... More >>
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Painting the Deaf Experience: A Workshop with Charles Wildbank
On October 16, 2018, Sound Off! is hosting a free painting workshop facilitated by Deaf Long Island artist, Charles Wildbank. The workshop will begin with a short meet-and-greet, then commence with a three-hour painting lesson, and finally a half-hour Q&A session. Light refreshments will be providhttp://deafnyc.com/?post_type=events&p=890&preview=trueed.
Oct 16 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Crowdfunding for your Artistic Practice with live captioning and VRI in ASL
This webinar will explore the benefits and tools of crowdfunding sites. Find out how to make crowdfunding an effective fundraising tool, and how to turn your donors into your audience. We will also explore how these resources can be used in conjunction with fiscal sponsorship. This webinar will be presented with live captioning and video remote interpreting in American Sign Language provided by ... More >>
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
In Confidence: Holocaust History Told by Those Who Lived It
In this exhibition, you will discover artifacts from the collections of the Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, a special presentation of The Girl in the Diary (in partnership with the Galicia Jewish Museum), and an introduction to the stunning work of acclaimed artists, among other features. Refreshments will be served at 6:00 pm. The tour will begin at 6:30 pm. ... More >>
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm
Metro RID - Oktober Happy Hour
Join us for our next Happy Hour gathering on Thursday, October 18th at American Hall on 36th St Manhattan! Its a new, fun location with an arcade & games downstairs! See you there!
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm
A Yoga Vibrational Feast!
Longtime holistic educator, yoga teacher and voice therapist Leslie Helpert joins forces with integrative nutritionist, interpreter and wellness practitioner Mara Stephens to offer this Friday evening workshop focusing on the Yoga of Vibration. Helpert's work guides us to reframe the role of the voice, exploring the power of feeling vibration in the body by creating tone to facilitate energy ... More >>
Oct 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Allah Earth: Deaf ASL Poetry Dance Show
Please visit my website for more information, and you can view the trailer: https://www.sabinaengland.com/allahearth.html You can buy tickets through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/allah-earth-the-cycle-of-life-fringenyc-tickets-49401650667?aff=efbeventtix
Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Sign for Love at American Museum of Natural History
Director Elad Cohen grew up deaf and gay in a hearing family in Israel. He never felt at home, especially after his mother’s death. Fearing he won’t find a partner in their small deaf community, Cohen decides to have a baby—a hearing infant—with his best friend, Yaeli, who is also deaf. They raise the baby together, revealing the challenges of parenting and the ways that a child can repair ... More >>
Oct 21 @ 11:30 am
Film, Panel & Reception for "The Sign for Love"
JDRC is co-participating in the showing of the film & panel "The Sign For Love" at the American Museum of Natural History. Following the film JDRC is hosting a simple reception off-site (3 blocks away)
Oct 21 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Off Broadway Show: Listen...Can You Hear Me Now?
Off Broadway Show: "Listen...Can You Hear Me Now?" Gloria Rosen tells her true story about growing up with Deaf parents with no ASL signs allowed. She explains how difficult it was to communicate with her parents. When she finally left home, she found herself and began to heal.
Oct 21
Allah Earth: The Cycle of Life
The show has ASL and subtitles. Sabina England is a deaf performer who will use sign language, dance, mime and movement to tell a story with video and music.
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Harlem ASL Night
We are looking for people who want to show their talent. WE have fun at the FUN PLACE - The Shrine. Interested, contact Tanya Ingram at 646-262-8976.
Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ASL Tour at the Tenement - Meet the Moores
Irish Outsiders Meet the Moores, an immigrant family struggling with prejudice while celebrating their Irish identity in 1869 New York. Visit their restored home as they prepare for the City's renowned St. Patrick's Day parade. Through their experience, you'll discover how immigrants from different backgrounds forge their own American identities. 4th Floor - Recommended Ages 8 and up. ... More >>
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Overview of the Bible
Are you interested in the Bible? A local Bible teacher, Don Bunting, will be presenting an overview of the Bible on Tuesday evenings, from 6:30 p.m.-7:15 p.m. beginning October 9 and continuing through mid-November. Location will be NY Hostelling International, 891 Amsterdam Avenue at West 103rd Street, NY, NY. The class will answer questions like: What is the Bible? What are the Old and New ... More >>
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
BFF Therapy - ASL
I am the co-owner of a new therapy private practice in Beacon, NY called BFF Therapy. I wanted to take the opportunity to introduce myself because I specialize in the community you serve and hope to be a resource when you need support. Here is a little information on me with a flyer attached regarding my practice for your reference. I am a hearing, licensed Clinical Psychologist with my ... More >>
Oct 24
Halloween Monster Bash Party
Cash prize for best costume - winner announced at 11:30PM. $10 admission 18 to enter and 21+ to drink.
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm
Shabbat Dinner
Join us for a no charge informal dairy Israeli buffet Shabbat Dinner at 7 PM as part of our kick-off for our ASL Havurah in NYC where adults gather to share social, educational and spiritual Jewish events.
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm
Partners in Deaf Ed - 32nd Annual Conference
Join us for our 32nd annual conference in Rome, NY. This is a great opportunity to network with your fellow professionals in the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing field. We have Jessica Trussell, PhD as our keynote speaker. A variety of workshops are available throughout the conference and you will receive continuing educational credit for attending!! Our organization, with the support of our sponsors, ... More >>
Nov 2 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Met Signs in the Studio in ASL—Animals in Art
Debra Cole Hollie Ecker Be inspired by The Met collection to create your own work of art at this workshop that includes a discussion in the galleries followed by an art-making activity in the studio. Free; reservations are required. Contact 212-650-2010 or access@metmuseum.org.
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
SAVE THE DATE--ASL-interpreted Shabbat Morning Service (Nov3)
We're thrilled to announce another ASL-interpreted Shabbat Morning Service, and hope that you can join us! Details: http://bit.ly/ASLatTandVNov0318
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Deaf Spiritual Unity NYC Mediumship Show
We will have two Deaf mediums who can communicate in ASL with loved ones from another side (who passed away). They can deliver the messages for you. Come early at 6 pm for Angel back drop picture and the show starts at 7 pm to 9 pm. Buy tickets at www.DeafSpiritualUnity.com under mediumship shows tab.
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
DSU NYC Mediumship Show
Deaf Spiritual Unity hosts Deaf Mediumship Show at Lexington School for the Deaf. We ll have two Deaf mediums who can communicate with loved ones from other side on the stage. Early bird ticket- $25.00 Deadline for early bird- Aug 15, 2018 But tickets at www.DeafSpiritualUnity.com and click on mediumship shows tab.
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
47 Celebration Banquet
Three day event throughout the weekend ending with a celebration banquet.
Nov 11 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Introduction to Grants for Fiscally Sponsored Projects with live captioning and VRI in ASL
This webinar focuses on how artists can become thoughtful, responsible grantseekers. We’ll provide an overview of different types of institutional support, how to find funders, what is needed in a proposal, and more. This webinar is for any fiscally sponsored project that has met the Fractured Atlas eligibility requirement to apply for grants. This webinar will be presented with live captioning ... More >>
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thanksgiving Affair
Staten Island Club of the Deaf and St. Joseph Alumni Association presents Thanksgiving Affair. Door Prizes, dark horse, 50/50, raffles, etc. Check or money order to SICD and mail to SICD, 92 Victory Blvd, Staten Island, NY 10303 Chairpersons: Donna DeMaso-Butera and Lisa Santiago sicd1954org@gmail.com / VP 347-695-1194
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
SICD Thanksgiving Affair
Staten Island Club of the Deaf and St. Joseph Alumni Association presents Thanksgiving Affair. Door Prizes, dark horse, 50/50, and raffles.
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Open Caption Performance: Thom Pain
Drama Desk Award-winner Will Eno, the first writer to complete the Residency 5 program, returns to Signature for his first Legacy production with Thom Pain (based on nothing), directed by Oliver Butler (Obie and Lortel Award-winning The Open House) and starring Golden Globe Award-winner Michael C. Hall (“Dexter,” “Six Feet Under,” The Realistic Joneses). Called “a small masterpiece” by ... More >>
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm
ASL Tour: Martha Rosler: Irrespective
Visitors in the ASL community are invited to explore the exhibition Martha Rosler: Irrespective through a guided tour led by Alexandria Wailes. Please also join us at Russ & Daughters at the Jewish Museum for a pre-tour reception from 5:30 – 6 pm. All Access Programs are free of charge and require advance reservation. Please contact access@thejm.org or 212.423.3289 for more information or to ... More >>
Nov 29 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
World AIDS Day NYC
Look for more information to be pasted as the World AIDS Day program is developed in Manhattan - a special section will be developed for the Deaf to sit. We need RSVP to set aside the ASL section. More info as the event is planned.
Nov 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Second Annual Bluejays Holidays Expo
Free admission. All ages event. Please join us for a day filled with fun . Open to the public. Sponsored by the Lexington Alumni Basketball Team in Support of Lexington Athletes
Dec 8 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Annual Holiday Party
Doors open at 7:00PM, Please RSVP by December 7th. Includes 1 free drink and hot buffet.
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm
Open Caption Performance: Fabulation
We will present an Open Caption performance of Lynn Nottage's Fabulation, or The Re-Education of Undine on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 2:00pm. For audience members with hearing disabilities, Open Caption performances feature an electronic text display, which shows what the actors are saying or singing.
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm
Open Caption Performance of Clueless, The Musical
*PLEASE NOTE* The caption board will be house right in front of row A in front of seats A2 and A4. Amy Heckerling takes us back to 90s Beverly Hills with this musical version of her beloved film Clueless, a modern spin on Jane Austen’s Emma​. With her singular voice, she gives us a score that reimagines 90s hits into ingenious parodies and yearning monologues for her lovesick characters. ... More >>
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm
Open Caption Performance - CLUELESS
Amy Heckerling takes us back to 90s Beverly Hills with this musical version of her beloved film Clueless, a modern spin on Jane Austen’s Emma. With her singular voice, she gives us a score that reimagines 90s hits into ingenious parodies and yearning monologues for her lovesick characters. Director Kristin Hanggi (Rock of Ages) and choreographer Kelly Devine (Come from Away) drive this fresh ... More >>
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm
Find yourself in the city.
Presented by DHIS
Sponsored by
New York Deaf Theatre
Sprint Relay
Hands On
Our newsletter is sent out every Wednesday.
Don't miss out!
Get weekly updates.
Our newsletter is sent out every Wednesday.
Questions, events, submissions accepted!
AVAILABLE EVENTS
Rise and Resist
This Tuesday, Rise and Resist will be meeting at 7pm at The People's Forum, 320 West 37th St. between 8th and 9th Ave. Please join us to check out the new space, discuss how we can work with The People's Forum, and learn about upcoming RAR events and actions. More details: https://www.facebook.com/events/519615128516731/ We will have an ASL interpreter at this meeting to help with ... More >>
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Painting the Deaf Experience: A Workshop with Charles Wildbank
On October 16, 2018, Sound Off! is hosting a free painting workshop facilitated by Deaf Long Island artist, Charles Wildbank. The workshop will begin with a short meet-and-greet, then commence with a three-hour painting lesson, and finally a half-hour Q&A session. Light refreshments will be providhttp://deafnyc.com/?post_type=events&p=890&preview=trueed.
Oct 16 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Crowdfunding for your Artistic Practice with live captioning and VRI in ASL
This webinar will explore the benefits and tools of crowdfunding sites. Find out how to make crowdfunding an effective fundraising tool, and how to turn your donors into your audience. We will also explore how these resources can be used in conjunction with fiscal sponsorship. This webinar will be presented with live captioning and video remote interpreting in American Sign Language provided by ... More >>
Oct 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
In Confidence: Holocaust History Told by Those Who Lived It
In this exhibition, you will discover artifacts from the collections of the Museum of Jewish Heritage-A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, a special presentation of The Girl in the Diary (in partnership with the Galicia Jewish Museum), and an introduction to the stunning work of acclaimed artists, among other features. Refreshments will be served at 6:00 pm. The tour will begin at 6:30 pm. ... More >>
Oct 17 @ 6:30 pm
Metro RID - Oktober Happy Hour
Join us for our next Happy Hour gathering on Thursday, October 18th at American Hall on 36th St Manhattan! Its a new, fun location with an arcade & games downstairs! See you there!
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm
A Yoga Vibrational Feast!
Longtime holistic educator, yoga teacher and voice therapist Leslie Helpert joins forces with integrative nutritionist, interpreter and wellness practitioner Mara Stephens to offer this Friday evening workshop focusing on the Yoga of Vibration. Helpert's work guides us to reframe the role of the voice, exploring the power of feeling vibration in the body by creating tone to facilitate energy ... More >>
Oct 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Allah Earth: Deaf ASL Poetry Dance Show
Please visit my website for more information, and you can view the trailer: https://www.sabinaengland.com/allahearth.html You can buy tickets through Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/allah-earth-the-cycle-of-life-fringenyc-tickets-49401650667?aff=efbeventtix
Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Sign for Love at American Museum of Natural History
Director Elad Cohen grew up deaf and gay in a hearing family in Israel. He never felt at home, especially after his mother’s death. Fearing he won’t find a partner in their small deaf community, Cohen decides to have a baby—a hearing infant—with his best friend, Yaeli, who is also deaf. They raise the baby together, revealing the challenges of parenting and the ways that a child can repair ... More >>
Oct 21 @ 11:30 am
Film, Panel & Reception for "The Sign for Love"
JDRC is co-participating in the showing of the film & panel "The Sign For Love" at the American Museum of Natural History. Following the film JDRC is hosting a simple reception off-site (3 blocks away)
Oct 21 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Off Broadway Show: Listen...Can You Hear Me Now?
Off Broadway Show: "Listen...Can You Hear Me Now?" Gloria Rosen tells her true story about growing up with Deaf parents with no ASL signs allowed. She explains how difficult it was to communicate with her parents. When she finally left home, she found herself and began to heal.
Oct 21
Allah Earth: The Cycle of Life
The show has ASL and subtitles. Sabina England is a deaf performer who will use sign language, dance, mime and movement to tell a story with video and music.
Oct 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Harlem ASL Night
We are looking for people who want to show their talent. WE have fun at the FUN PLACE - The Shrine. Interested, contact Tanya Ingram at 646-262-8976.
Oct 22 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ASL Tour at the Tenement - Meet the Moores
Irish Outsiders Meet the Moores, an immigrant family struggling with prejudice while celebrating their Irish identity in 1869 New York. Visit their restored home as they prepare for the City's renowned St. Patrick's Day parade. Through their experience, you'll discover how immigrants from different backgrounds forge their own American identities. 4th Floor - Recommended Ages 8 and up. ... More >>
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Overview of the Bible
Are you interested in the Bible? A local Bible teacher, Don Bunting, will be presenting an overview of the Bible on Tuesday evenings, from 6:30 p.m.-7:15 p.m. beginning October 9 and continuing through mid-November. Location will be NY Hostelling International, 891 Amsterdam Avenue at West 103rd Street, NY, NY. The class will answer questions like: What is the Bible? What are the Old and New ... More >>
Oct 23 @ 6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
BFF Therapy - ASL
I am the co-owner of a new therapy private practice in Beacon, NY called BFF Therapy. I wanted to take the opportunity to introduce myself because I specialize in the community you serve and hope to be a resource when you need support. Here is a little information on me with a flyer attached regarding my practice for your reference. I am a hearing, licensed Clinical Psychologist with my ... More >>
Oct 24
Halloween Monster Bash Party
Cash prize for best costume - winner announced at 11:30PM. $10 admission 18 to enter and 21+ to drink.
Oct 26 @ 8:00 pm
Shabbat Dinner
Join us for a no charge informal dairy Israeli buffet Shabbat Dinner at 7 PM as part of our kick-off for our ASL Havurah in NYC where adults gather to share social, educational and spiritual Jewish events.
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm
Partners in Deaf Ed - 32nd Annual Conference
Join us for our 32nd annual conference in Rome, NY. This is a great opportunity to network with your fellow professionals in the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing field. We have Jessica Trussell, PhD as our keynote speaker. A variety of workshops are available throughout the conference and you will receive continuing educational credit for attending!! Our organization, with the support of our sponsors, ... More >>
Nov 2 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Met Signs in the Studio in ASL—Animals in Art
Debra Cole Hollie Ecker Be inspired by The Met collection to create your own work of art at this workshop that includes a discussion in the galleries followed by an art-making activity in the studio. Free; reservations are required. Contact 212-650-2010 or access@metmuseum.org.
Nov 3 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
SAVE THE DATE--ASL-interpreted Shabbat Morning Service (Nov3)
We're thrilled to announce another ASL-interpreted Shabbat Morning Service, and hope that you can join us! Details: http://bit.ly/ASLatTandVNov0318
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Deaf Spiritual Unity NYC Mediumship Show
We will have two Deaf mediums who can communicate in ASL with loved ones from another side (who passed away). They can deliver the messages for you. Come early at 6 pm for Angel back drop picture and the show starts at 7 pm to 9 pm. Buy tickets at www.DeafSpiritualUnity.com under mediumship shows tab.
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
DSU NYC Mediumship Show
Deaf Spiritual Unity hosts Deaf Mediumship Show at Lexington School for the Deaf. We ll have two Deaf mediums who can communicate with loved ones from other side on the stage. Early bird ticket- $25.00 Deadline for early bird- Aug 15, 2018 But tickets at www.DeafSpiritualUnity.com and click on mediumship shows tab.
Nov 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
47 Celebration Banquet
Three day event throughout the weekend ending with a celebration banquet.
Nov 11 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Introduction to Grants for Fiscally Sponsored Projects with live captioning and VRI in ASL
This webinar focuses on how artists can become thoughtful, responsible grantseekers. We’ll provide an overview of different types of institutional support, how to find funders, what is needed in a proposal, and more. This webinar is for any fiscally sponsored project that has met the Fractured Atlas eligibility requirement to apply for grants. This webinar will be presented with live captioning ... More >>
Nov 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Thanksgiving Affair
Staten Island Club of the Deaf and St. Joseph Alumni Association presents Thanksgiving Affair. Door Prizes, dark horse, 50/50, raffles, etc. Check or money order to SICD and mail to SICD, 92 Victory Blvd, Staten Island, NY 10303 Chairpersons: Donna DeMaso-Butera and Lisa Santiago sicd1954org@gmail.com / VP 347-695-1194
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
SICD Thanksgiving Affair
Staten Island Club of the Deaf and St. Joseph Alumni Association presents Thanksgiving Affair. Door Prizes, dark horse, 50/50, and raffles.
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Open Caption Performance: Thom Pain
Drama Desk Award-winner Will Eno, the first writer to complete the Residency 5 program, returns to Signature for his first Legacy production with Thom Pain (based on nothing), directed by Oliver Butler (Obie and Lortel Award-winning The Open House) and starring Golden Globe Award-winner Michael C. Hall (“Dexter,” “Six Feet Under,” The Realistic Joneses). Called “a small masterpiece” by ... More >>
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm
ASL Tour: Martha Rosler: Irrespective
Visitors in the ASL community are invited to explore the exhibition Martha Rosler: Irrespective through a guided tour led by Alexandria Wailes. Please also join us at Russ & Daughters at the Jewish Museum for a pre-tour reception from 5:30 – 6 pm. All Access Programs are free of charge and require advance reservation. Please contact access@thejm.org or 212.423.3289 for more information or to ... More >>
Nov 29 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
World AIDS Day NYC
Look for more information to be pasted as the World AIDS Day program is developed in Manhattan - a special section will be developed for the Deaf to sit. We need RSVP to set aside the ASL section. More info as the event is planned.
Nov 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Second Annual Bluejays Holidays Expo
Free admission. All ages event. Please join us for a day filled with fun . Open to the public. Sponsored by the Lexington Alumni Basketball Team in Support of Lexington Athletes
Dec 8 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Annual Holiday Party
Doors open at 7:00PM, Please RSVP by December 7th. Includes 1 free drink and hot buffet.
Dec 14 @ 7:00 pm
Open Caption Performance: Fabulation
We will present an Open Caption performance of Lynn Nottage's Fabulation, or The Re-Education of Undine on Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 2:00pm. For audience members with hearing disabilities, Open Caption performances feature an electronic text display, which shows what the actors are saying or singing.
Dec 16 @ 2:00 pm
Open Caption Performance of Clueless, The Musical
*PLEASE NOTE* The caption board will be house right in front of row A in front of seats A2 and A4. Amy Heckerling takes us back to 90s Beverly Hills with this musical version of her beloved film Clueless, a modern spin on Jane Austen’s Emma​. With her singular voice, she gives us a score that reimagines 90s hits into ingenious parodies and yearning monologues for her lovesick characters. ... More >>
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm
Open Caption Performance - CLUELESS
Amy Heckerling takes us back to 90s Beverly Hills with this musical version of her beloved film Clueless, a modern spin on Jane Austen’s Emma. With her singular voice, she gives us a score that reimagines 90s hits into ingenious parodies and yearning monologues for her lovesick characters. Director Kristin Hanggi (Rock of Ages) and choreographer Kelly Devine (Come from Away) drive this fresh ... More >>
Jan 12 @ 2:00 pm
Find yourself in the city.
Sponsored by
New York Deaf Theatre
Sprint Relay
Hands On
Our newsletter is sent out every Wednesday.