Those who would like to learn to have brief conversations with deaf/hard-of-hearing individuals who are American Sign Language users can take a class through Independent Living of Niagara County. The eight-week course of instruction will be presented by experienced ASL teacher Jeanette Grimaldi at ILNC’s Haeberle Plaza office at 746 Portage Road, north of Pine Avenue, in Niagara Falls.
The “ASL for beginners” class will be held at 6 p.m. Wednesdays, July 10 to Aug. 28. Participants will be charged $45 for the class fee and textbook. RSVP by June 24.
Potential participants can get more information, or register for the classes, by contacting Grimaldi at 716-402-5508 or by emailing her at [email protected].
Independent Living of Niagara County is a member of the Western New York Independent Living, Inc. family of agencies that offer an expanding array of services to aid individuals with disabilities to take control of their own lives.