March 14, 2017 > Weekend of fun brings Deaf families together
Weekend of fun brings Deaf families together
Submitted By California School for the Deaf
California School for the Deaf is hosting a ÒFamily Fun WeekendÓ for families of Deaf and hard-of-hearing (HH) children. Held Friday, March 24 through Sunday, March 26 the event is a unique opportunity for parents, guardians, grandparents, and aunts and uncles to connect with each other and discuss the beauty of being a family with a Deaf/HH child. All children attend the kidsÕ camp activities including science activities, creating art, and playing games. Kids Camp activities are for ages 3 Ð 12, and Teen Adventure Camp is for ages 12 Ð 18. Childcare is provided for infants/toddlers ages 0 Ð 3.
Strengthen your family by engaging in family activities, meet Deaf professionals, share experiences, and learn American Sign Language (ASL), or practice your signing in a fun, supportive environment. Spanish and ASL interpreters will be provided.
The cost of the weekend is $150 per family, which includes lodging, meals, and fun! Scholarships are available. Register online at www.csdeagles.com/FFW. Please contact Laura T. Petersen with questions or scholarship requests at: Ltpetersen@csdf-cde.ca.gov, (510) 794-3751 or (510) 344-6191 (video phone/Spanish).
Family Fun Weekend
Friday Ð Sunday: Mar 24 Ð 26Ê
Friday, 6 p.m. Ð Sunday, 1 p.m.
California School for the Deaf
39350 Gallaudet Dr, Fremont
Cost: $150 per family