Featured News - Current News - Archived News - News Categories

American Sign Language and deaf culture classes available in Niagara Falls

Submitted

Fri, Apr 14th 2017 07:00 am

Want to learn to have brief conversations with hearing-impaired individuals who are American Sign Language users - and learn more about this community?

Independent Living of Niagara County is offering an eight-week course, "Learn American Sign Language," presented by experienced ASL teacher Jeanette Grimaldi, Classes will be held at ILNC's office at Haeberle Plaza, 746 Portage Road (north of Pine Avenue), Niagara Falls.

The ASL and deaf culture class will be held 4-5 p.m. Mondays, from May 1 to June 19. The class fee is $25, while the textbook is $12.

Potential participants, who should be age 15 or older, can get more information or register for the classes by contacting Grimaldi at 716-402-5508 or emailing her at [email protected].

Independent Living of Niagara County is a member of the Western New York Independent Living Inc. family of agencies, which offer an expanding array of services to aid individuals with disabilities to take control of their own lives.

comments powered by Disqus

Hometown News