Church Interpreting PART 2 (you do not have to attend part 1 to attend part 2) Thursday, Dec 31 2015 

New Orleans Sign Language Services, LLC

Church Interpreting PART 2

(you don’t need to have attended Part 1 to attend Part 2)

This workshop will focus on church interpreting

January, 23, 2016
10am — 4pm
5324 Canal Blvd, NOLA, 70124
(Enter the side door, downstairs, facing Hawthorne Place)

LRID Members — $30
Non- LRID Members — $35
ITP Students — $20
Deaf – Free
Church Interpreters — Free
(Pay at the door)
Dr. Barbara Lovas will focus on church interpreting basics: No prerequisites. There will be a quick review of Part 1. Emphasis will be placed on church interpreting, religious vocabulary, terminology, ethics, and Deaf empowerment as it relates to church settings. Local Deaf will also share their feelings related to ethics and Deaf empowerment. Glossing and presenting a song will be included. Hands-on practices, break-out groups, techniques, resources, and study aids will also be provided to participants. .5 CEUs will be provided.
For more information:
Barbara Lovas at bblovas1
504-722-2967 cell/text/facetime

This workshop is sponsored by Louisiana Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf, a chapter of the Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf and co-sponsored by Canal Blvd Baptist Deaf Church

church interpreter flyer 1 23 16.docx

Deaf Community Christmas Sign Choir Practices (all are welcomed to join!) Wednesday, Dec 9 2015 

Deaf Community Christmas Sign Choir

All are welcomed to join!

Practices will be held:

Monday 7:45 — 8:30pm, Dec. 7, 2015 *
Wednesday 8 — 8:45, Dec 9, 2015
Monday 7:45 — 8:30pm, Dec.14, 2015 *
Wednesday 8 — 8:45, Dec.16, 2015

Canal Boulevard Baptist Deaf Church
5324 Canal Boulevard (enter downstairs door facing side street Hawthorne Place)
New Orleans, LA 70124

The choir will perform at the Children’s Hospital and a few other places (this will require more commitment because of practice meetings, practice at home, and performance times)
… and Christmas Caroling on December 21st!!! *

*FYI: Free Monday Night ASL Classes will practice songs Mondays 7:45 — 8:15pm (after Monday Night Classes), starting this next Monday on December 7, 2015. We will use the same songs for Christmas Caroling on our last day of class, which will be our Christmas party, before begin our holiday vacation. Remember our Christmas party will be a SILENT party (get it, “Silent Night”). For our ASL Monday class Christmas Party, be sure to wear a tacky Christmas sweater or outfit and bring a potluck and a white elephant gift. Everyone is welcome to join us!!!

A certificate of community services for the total hours of involvement can be provided per request.

Deaf Community Christmas Sign Choir flyer.docx