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ASL-English Interpretation Program - Open House
Attend our open house panel and learn about the program. For more information to reserve your seat, please see flyer.
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
ASL-English Interpretation Program Open House Panel
The ASL-English Interpretation Program is having an open house on March 25th. Curious or have questions? This will be a great opportunity to learn more about the program.
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Triangle Fire Commemoration
Please join us! ASL interpreted Each March 25th we gather to stand for social + economic justice for all! On March 25, 1911 a fire broke out at the Triangle Waist Company, a garment factory located just one block east of Washington Square Park. The workers tried to flee but a critical exit was locked. The public watched in horror as 146 young workers, most of them immigrant women + girls, ... More >>
Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Advanced ASL II
Course Description: Build on what you learned in Advanced ASL I to continue becoming fully fluent in ASL. Activities include hands-on practice in expressing narratives in ASL and engaging in a dialogue with various members within multicultural Deaf communities. You will also review more advanced rules of ASL linguistics, cultural rules associated with language use, and information about the Deaf ... More >>
Mar 27 @ 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
NYDT Spring Teaser: A Community Mixer
NYDT is excited to host our Spring Teaser! Join us for a chance to meet NYDT staff and Deaf talent from NYDT's past and present works and to learn more about our exciting upcoming things as we ramp up for our 40th anniversary. There will be chances to win different prizes through our raffle!
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Brooklyn vs Milwaukee - Deaf / Hard of Hearing Basketball Night
NYC Deaf Sports Club presents Deaf and Hard of Hearing Basketball Night. Brooklyn vs Milwaukee
Apr 1 @ 7:30 pm
Deaf and HOH Basketball Night!!
NYCDSC is gladly providing you a fun activity that you can enjoy with our sports entertainment. ASL community, Deaf adults, CODA, interpreters, and any individuals are welcome!
Apr 1 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Reelabilities Film Festival
Presented by the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, the 11th Annual ReelAbilities Film Festival: New York is dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories, and artistic expressions of people with different abilities. The festival presents award-winning films in various locations throughout the NY metropolitan area. Discussions and other engaging programs bring the community ... More >>
Apr 2
ReelAbilities Film Festival: New York
ReelAbilities Film Festival: New York strives to include all people. All festival venues are wheelchair accessible, and the festival presents all films with open captions.
Apr 3
ASL Slam: An Open Stage with Douglas Ridloff
ASL Slam presents: An Open Stage with Douglas Ridloff
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:25 pm
Whitney Signs: Programmed: Rules, Codes, and Choreographies in Art
Join us for a tour of Programmed: Rules, Codes, and Choreographies in Art, 1965–2018 led by an expert Deaf educator. The tour begins at 5 pm, with a pre-tour wine and cheese reception from 4–5 pm in the Laurie M. Tisch Education Center. This tour will not have voice interpretation. To request interpretation or additional accommodations, with two weeks notice, please email ... More >>
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Training for Female College Students with Disabilities and Their Allies
12:30 – 1:00 PM: Registration & Light Lunch 1:00 – 5:00 PM: Training and Networking Are you a female college student with a disability or an ally to one? Are you ready to learn new skills to advocate for yourself and others? Are you interested in becoming a more effective leader in your community? Do you want to make New York City a better place for yourself, your loved ones and the next ... More >>
Apr 6 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
ASL Tour of Sweatshop Workers at the Tenement
Pay a visit to the Levine family’s garment workshop and the Rogarshevskys’ Sabbath table at the turn of the 20th century, when the Lower East Side was the most densely populated place in the world. Explore how immigrants balanced work, family and religion at a time of great change.
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ASL Tour: Frida Kahlo
Visitors from the D/deaf community are invited to experience our special exhibition Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving in an American Sign Language (ASL) tour, led by a Deaf teaching artist. The tour is in ASL only, without voice interpretation. The program is free, but space is limited, and registration is required. Questions? Contact us at 718.501.6520 or email ... More >>
Apr 13 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
New Museum ASL-Interpreted Tour and Reception
Join a New Museum docent and an American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter for a tour of our current exhibitions. Following the tour, participants are invited to join us for light refreshments. The tour is free with preregistration and includes museum admission. Please preregister. Priority will be given to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Due to limited capacity, ASL students will ... More >>
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Need Help with Your Tax Returns?
Come to our Deaf Wellness & Recreation Center Hours: January 28 - April 15, 2019 Monday - Friday 9:00AM - 4:00PM Weekend Hours: 10:00AM - 2:00PM By appointment only VP: 347-662-3295 Email: boristsxservices@gmail.com Tax Preparation Fees: Simple - $60 Family - $70 Homeowner - $125 and up
Apr 15
Passover Seder
Join Congregation Rodeph Sholom for their annual ASL Interpreted Passover Seder which occurs on the first night of Passover Friday 4/19/19. Every year there is at least one full table of attendees from the Deaf community.
Apr 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Medical Interpreting: Women’s Health & Wellness
Through many mentor sessions working with interpreters, I have kept notes to share. It's amazing to see how interpreters creatively face challenges as they translate from English to ASL. I treasure opportunities to help interpreters improve their visual thinking, which Deaf audiences appreciate. My workshop offers a myriad of ways to make interpreting more visual. We will demonstrate how ... More >>
Apr 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
35th Annual ASL Festival
(Free admission) with performances and 40+ vendors! Come and spend the evening with Peter Cook An excellent storytelling UCC Theater Door open at 7pm Show start at 7:30pm $10 by April 21 or $15 at door See www.nwjad.org for additional information
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Every Brilliant Thing
You’re six years old. Mum’s in hospital. Dad says she’s “done something stupid.” She finds it hard to be happy. So, you start to make a list of everything that is brilliant about the world. Everything that is worth living for. 1.) Ice cream. 2.) Kung Fu movies. 3.) Staying up past your bedtime and being allowed to watch TV. 4.) The colour yellow. You leave the list on Mum’s pillow. You ... More >>
Apr 27
The Power of Sign Language
How do signed languages expand our brains, our development, and our world? Science suggests learning multiple languages, including signed languages, positively affects the plasticity of our brains. Teacher turned actress Lauren Ridloff has explored signed language in the classroom, on stage, and on screen, garnering a Tony nomination for lead actress for her exceptional performance in Children ... More >>
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Medical Interpreting: Women's Health and Wellness
My workshops benefit participants at all levels. Countless advanced interpreters have let me know that they enjoyed learning updated/new signs that they haven’t seen before, such as regional accents. They also loved it when I explained how to sign messages into ASL, rather than just signing in English word by word. Interpreters appreciate that my workshops are excellent for review as well as ... More >>
Apr 27 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Annual Yom HaShoah - Holocaust Memorial Day
This year's featured speaker will be World War II veteran Robert Max. In 1942, at age 20, Robert "Bob" Max left a comfortable college life at Ohio University to enlist in the U.S. Army. He was one of many American-Jewish soldiers who signed up to help defeat the Nazis. Bob fought in three major battle campaigns across Europe before he was captured during the climactic Battle of the Bulge and ... More >>
May 1 @ 7:00 pm
"47" ASL Slam, Jr.
Save the Date
May 3
Inside NYCB: Originating Roles
These one-hour onstage presentations explore the history and inner workings of New York City Ballet through performance and discussion, offering audiences unique access to the esteemed performers and collaborators of NYCB. Whether you’re new to ballet or a seasoned aficionado, these thought-provoking presentations promise to engage and enlighten. Reserved ASL priority seating is located on ... More >>
May 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Open Captioned Performance of SOCRATES
Build on what youThis powerful new play by actor, director, and writer Tim Blake Nelson (O Brother, Where Art Thou?; Holes; The Ballad of Buster Scruggs) is an intellectual thrill ride from the philosopher’s growing prominence in democratic Athens through the military and social upheavals that led to one of the most infamous executions in Western history.
May 4 @ 1:30 pm
Deaf Cyclers - Five Boro Bike Tour in NYC
You must register for this event *Five BoroBike Tour* Www.bike.nyc/events/td-five-boro-bike-tour/ Any questions, please feel free to email directly to Jeffrey at Jeffery.willoughby@gmail.com
May 5
Helen's Run Walk 2019
Annual 5K run/walk to benefit Helen Keller National Center
May 5
Open Captioned Performance - INK
Inspired by real events and a recent hit in London’s West End, James Graham’s electrifying new play comes to Broadway in the exhilarating Almeida Theatre production, directed by Rupert Goold. In its London run, The Guardian called it “riveting,” and Time Out hailed it as “an incredibly brilliant stunner.”
May 11 @ 2:00 pm
BLKS at MCC Theater
by AZIZA BARNES directed by ROBERT O'HARA When shit goes down, your girls show up. As sharply funny as it is poignant, BLKS introduces us to Octavia, Imani, and June—three twenty somethings in New York City hunting for intimacy and purpose in a city that doesn’t seem to care. They drink a lot. They smoke a lot. They try to have sex. A lot. When they need each other the most, the women ... More >>
May 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Training for Latinas with Disabilities and Their Allies
Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019 Time: 12:30 PM – 5:00 PM 12:30 – 1:00 PM: Registration & Light Lunch 1:00 – 5:00 PM: Presentation, Training and Networking Location: Guttman Community College (Google Maps) 50 West 40th Street, Room 401 New York, NY 10018 Are you a Latina with a disability or an ally to one? Are you ready to learn new skills to advocate for yourself and others? Are ... More >>
May 18 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Fred Guttenberg - A Dad's Mission after Parkland
On February 14, 2018, Fred Guttenberg's 14-year-old daughter Jaime was murdered at school by a gunman with a semiautomatic rifle. Jaime was one of 17 students killed that day at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Grieving, Fred found himself unable to stand still. The day after the murder, he attended a vigil and while there was asked to speak. That was the start of a new ... More >>
May 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Family Saturdays: Captivating Choreography
Join us for these exciting one-hour interactive presentations featuring excerpts from New York City Ballet's diverse repertory performed by Company dancers and members of the NYCB Orchestra. Daniel Ulbricht, Principal Dancer and Family Saturdays Creative Director, hosts the programs, offering insight on choreography, music, and dancers. Family Saturdays are the perfect introduction to NYCB and the ... More >>
May 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Old Timer's Evening at Fanwood and Field Day
May 31, 2019 - Old Timer's Evening June 1, 2019 - Traditional Field Day
May 31
ASL Tour: “Nobody Promised You Tomorrow”
Visitors from the D/deaf community are invited to experience our special exhibition “Nobody Promised You Tomorrow”: Art 50 Years After Stonewall in an American Sign Language (ASL) tour, led by a Deaf teaching artist. The tour is in ASL only, without voice interpretation. The program is free, but space is limited, and registration is required. Questions? Contact us at 718.501.6520 or ... More >>
Jun 8 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
New York Yankees vs New York Mets
D.E.A.F. Annual Baseball Fundraiser. See flyer for more information.
Jun 11
New York Yankees vs New York Mets
Home and Away Combo Package - see flyer for more information.
Jul 3
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
ASL-English Interpretation Program - Open House
Attend our open house panel and learn about the program. For more information to reserve your seat, please see flyer.
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
ASL-English Interpretation Program Open House Panel
The ASL-English Interpretation Program is having an open house on March 25th. Curious or have questions? This will be a great opportunity to learn more about the program.
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Triangle Fire Commemoration
Please join us! ASL interpreted Each March 25th we gather to stand for social + economic justice for all! On March 25, 1911 a fire broke out at the Triangle Waist Company, a garment factory located just one block east of Washington Square Park. The workers tried to flee but a critical exit was locked. The public watched in horror as 146 young workers, most of them immigrant women + girls, ... More >>
Mar 25 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Advanced ASL II
Course Description: Build on what you learned in Advanced ASL I to continue becoming fully fluent in ASL. Activities include hands-on practice in expressing narratives in ASL and engaging in a dialogue with various members within multicultural Deaf communities. You will also review more advanced rules of ASL linguistics, cultural rules associated with language use, and information about the Deaf ... More >>
Mar 27 @ 6:15 pm - 8:15 pm
NYDT Spring Teaser: A Community Mixer
NYDT is excited to host our Spring Teaser! Join us for a chance to meet NYDT staff and Deaf talent from NYDT's past and present works and to learn more about our exciting upcoming things as we ramp up for our 40th anniversary. There will be chances to win different prizes through our raffle!
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Brooklyn vs Milwaukee - Deaf / Hard of Hearing Basketball Night
NYC Deaf Sports Club presents Deaf and Hard of Hearing Basketball Night. Brooklyn vs Milwaukee
Apr 1 @ 7:30 pm
Deaf and HOH Basketball Night!!
NYCDSC is gladly providing you a fun activity that you can enjoy with our sports entertainment. ASL community, Deaf adults, CODA, interpreters, and any individuals are welcome!
Apr 1 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Reelabilities Film Festival
Presented by the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan, the 11th Annual ReelAbilities Film Festival: New York is dedicated to promoting awareness and appreciation of the lives, stories, and artistic expressions of people with different abilities. The festival presents award-winning films in various locations throughout the NY metropolitan area. Discussions and other engaging programs bring the community ... More >>
Apr 2
ReelAbilities Film Festival: New York
ReelAbilities Film Festival: New York strives to include all people. All festival venues are wheelchair accessible, and the festival presents all films with open captions.
Apr 3
ASL Slam: An Open Stage with Douglas Ridloff
ASL Slam presents: An Open Stage with Douglas Ridloff
Apr 5 @ 6:00 pm - 8:25 pm
Whitney Signs: Programmed: Rules, Codes, and Choreographies in Art
Join us for a tour of Programmed: Rules, Codes, and Choreographies in Art, 1965–2018 led by an expert Deaf educator. The tour begins at 5 pm, with a pre-tour wine and cheese reception from 4–5 pm in the Laurie M. Tisch Education Center. This tour will not have voice interpretation. To request interpretation or additional accommodations, with two weeks notice, please email ... More >>
Apr 6 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Training for Female College Students with Disabilities and Their Allies
12:30 – 1:00 PM: Registration & Light Lunch 1:00 – 5:00 PM: Training and Networking Are you a female college student with a disability or an ally to one? Are you ready to learn new skills to advocate for yourself and others? Are you interested in becoming a more effective leader in your community? Do you want to make New York City a better place for yourself, your loved ones and the next ... More >>
Apr 6 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
ASL Tour of Sweatshop Workers at the Tenement
Pay a visit to the Levine family’s garment workshop and the Rogarshevskys’ Sabbath table at the turn of the 20th century, when the Lower East Side was the most densely populated place in the world. Explore how immigrants balanced work, family and religion at a time of great change.
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
ASL Tour: Frida Kahlo
Visitors from the D/deaf community are invited to experience our special exhibition Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving in an American Sign Language (ASL) tour, led by a Deaf teaching artist. The tour is in ASL only, without voice interpretation. The program is free, but space is limited, and registration is required. Questions? Contact us at 718.501.6520 or email ... More >>
Apr 13 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
New Museum ASL-Interpreted Tour and Reception
Join a New Museum docent and an American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter for a tour of our current exhibitions. Following the tour, participants are invited to join us for light refreshments. The tour is free with preregistration and includes museum admission. Please preregister. Priority will be given to individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing. Due to limited capacity, ASL students will ... More >>
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Need Help with Your Tax Returns?
Come to our Deaf Wellness & Recreation Center Hours: January 28 - April 15, 2019 Monday - Friday 9:00AM - 4:00PM Weekend Hours: 10:00AM - 2:00PM By appointment only VP: 347-662-3295 Email: boristsxservices@gmail.com Tax Preparation Fees: Simple - $60 Family - $70 Homeowner - $125 and up
Apr 15
Passover Seder
Join Congregation Rodeph Sholom for their annual ASL Interpreted Passover Seder which occurs on the first night of Passover Friday 4/19/19. Every year there is at least one full table of attendees from the Deaf community.
Apr 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Medical Interpreting: Women’s Health & Wellness
Through many mentor sessions working with interpreters, I have kept notes to share. It's amazing to see how interpreters creatively face challenges as they translate from English to ASL. I treasure opportunities to help interpreters improve their visual thinking, which Deaf audiences appreciate. My workshop offers a myriad of ways to make interpreting more visual. We will demonstrate how ... More >>
Apr 27 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
35th Annual ASL Festival
(Free admission) with performances and 40+ vendors! Come and spend the evening with Peter Cook An excellent storytelling UCC Theater Door open at 7pm Show start at 7:30pm $10 by April 21 or $15 at door See www.nwjad.org for additional information
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Every Brilliant Thing
You’re six years old. Mum’s in hospital. Dad says she’s “done something stupid.” She finds it hard to be happy. So, you start to make a list of everything that is brilliant about the world. Everything that is worth living for. 1.) Ice cream. 2.) Kung Fu movies. 3.) Staying up past your bedtime and being allowed to watch TV. 4.) The colour yellow. You leave the list on Mum’s pillow. You ... More >>
Apr 27
The Power of Sign Language
How do signed languages expand our brains, our development, and our world? Science suggests learning multiple languages, including signed languages, positively affects the plasticity of our brains. Teacher turned actress Lauren Ridloff has explored signed language in the classroom, on stage, and on screen, garnering a Tony nomination for lead actress for her exceptional performance in Children ... More >>
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Medical Interpreting: Women's Health and Wellness
My workshops benefit participants at all levels. Countless advanced interpreters have let me know that they enjoyed learning updated/new signs that they haven’t seen before, such as regional accents. They also loved it when I explained how to sign messages into ASL, rather than just signing in English word by word. Interpreters appreciate that my workshops are excellent for review as well as ... More >>
Apr 27 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Annual Yom HaShoah - Holocaust Memorial Day
This year's featured speaker will be World War II veteran Robert Max. In 1942, at age 20, Robert "Bob" Max left a comfortable college life at Ohio University to enlist in the U.S. Army. He was one of many American-Jewish soldiers who signed up to help defeat the Nazis. Bob fought in three major battle campaigns across Europe before he was captured during the climactic Battle of the Bulge and ... More >>
May 1 @ 7:00 pm
"47" ASL Slam, Jr.
Save the Date
May 3
Inside NYCB: Originating Roles
These one-hour onstage presentations explore the history and inner workings of New York City Ballet through performance and discussion, offering audiences unique access to the esteemed performers and collaborators of NYCB. Whether you’re new to ballet or a seasoned aficionado, these thought-provoking presentations promise to engage and enlighten. Reserved ASL priority seating is located on ... More >>
May 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Open Captioned Performance of SOCRATES
Build on what youThis powerful new play by actor, director, and writer Tim Blake Nelson (O Brother, Where Art Thou?; Holes; The Ballad of Buster Scruggs) is an intellectual thrill ride from the philosopher’s growing prominence in democratic Athens through the military and social upheavals that led to one of the most infamous executions in Western history.
May 4 @ 1:30 pm
Deaf Cyclers - Five Boro Bike Tour in NYC
You must register for this event *Five BoroBike Tour* Www.bike.nyc/events/td-five-boro-bike-tour/ Any questions, please feel free to email directly to Jeffrey at Jeffery.willoughby@gmail.com
May 5
Helen's Run Walk 2019
Annual 5K run/walk to benefit Helen Keller National Center
May 5
Open Captioned Performance - INK
Inspired by real events and a recent hit in London’s West End, James Graham’s electrifying new play comes to Broadway in the exhilarating Almeida Theatre production, directed by Rupert Goold. In its London run, The Guardian called it “riveting,” and Time Out hailed it as “an incredibly brilliant stunner.”
May 11 @ 2:00 pm
BLKS at MCC Theater
by AZIZA BARNES directed by ROBERT O'HARA When shit goes down, your girls show up. As sharply funny as it is poignant, BLKS introduces us to Octavia, Imani, and June—three twenty somethings in New York City hunting for intimacy and purpose in a city that doesn’t seem to care. They drink a lot. They smoke a lot. They try to have sex. A lot. When they need each other the most, the women ... More >>
May 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Training for Latinas with Disabilities and Their Allies
Date: Saturday, May 18, 2019 Time: 12:30 PM – 5:00 PM 12:30 – 1:00 PM: Registration & Light Lunch 1:00 – 5:00 PM: Presentation, Training and Networking Location: Guttman Community College (Google Maps) 50 West 40th Street, Room 401 New York, NY 10018 Are you a Latina with a disability or an ally to one? Are you ready to learn new skills to advocate for yourself and others? Are ... More >>
May 18 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Fred Guttenberg - A Dad's Mission after Parkland
On February 14, 2018, Fred Guttenberg's 14-year-old daughter Jaime was murdered at school by a gunman with a semiautomatic rifle. Jaime was one of 17 students killed that day at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Grieving, Fred found himself unable to stand still. The day after the murder, he attended a vigil and while there was asked to speak. That was the start of a new ... More >>
May 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Family Saturdays: Captivating Choreography
Join us for these exciting one-hour interactive presentations featuring excerpts from New York City Ballet's diverse repertory performed by Company dancers and members of the NYCB Orchestra. Daniel Ulbricht, Principal Dancer and Family Saturdays Creative Director, hosts the programs, offering insight on choreography, music, and dancers. Family Saturdays are the perfect introduction to NYCB and the ... More >>
May 25 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Old Timer's Evening at Fanwood and Field Day
May 31, 2019 - Old Timer's Evening June 1, 2019 - Traditional Field Day
May 31
ASL Tour: “Nobody Promised You Tomorrow”
Visitors from the D/deaf community are invited to experience our special exhibition “Nobody Promised You Tomorrow”: Art 50 Years After Stonewall in an American Sign Language (ASL) tour, led by a Deaf teaching artist. The tour is in ASL only, without voice interpretation. The program is free, but space is limited, and registration is required. Questions? Contact us at 718.501.6520 or ... More >>
Jun 8 @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
New York Yankees vs New York Mets
D.E.A.F. Annual Baseball Fundraiser. See flyer for more information.
Jun 11
New York Yankees vs New York Mets
Home and Away Combo Package - see flyer for more information.
Jul 3
Find yourself in the city.
Sponsored by
New York Deaf Theatre
Sprint Relay
Hands On
Our newsletter is sent out every Wednesday.