In the Community: Upcoming ASL Camps and Classes

Residential Camp:

American Sign Language Camp at Manidokan Camp and Retreat Center in Knoxville, MD For ages 7-18; August 3-8, 2014    $440

Transparent Logo jpegReady, set, sign! Campers will participate in swimming, hiking, religious education, and chapel, as well as learning the basics of American Sign Language through informal daily lessons, and then using what they learn through shared activities with Deaf campers! Campers will be grouped by age based on enrollment. Older ASL campers will share lodging and all daily activities with Deaf campers.  Click here for more information.

Day Camps:

SAY IT IN SIGN! offered by Carroll County Department of Recreation and Parks

Mon–Fri, Jun 23–Jun 27 at Oklahoma Road Middle School; $95

8:30–11:30am (Ages 5–10)

12:30–3:30pm (Ages 11–16)

Come join this fun and interactive camp designed for youth to learn the basics of American Sign Language (ASL) and Deaf Culture through fun games and hands-on activities. You will learn how to conduct a basic conversation in ASL, as well as signs for animals, food, everyday activities and much more! Maryland School for the Deaf instructor: Louise Rollins.  Click here for more information.


Beginning Sign for Kids (Ages 7-11)  at the Community College of Baltimore County:

Learn how to sign the alphabet, greetings, and various animals, foods, colors, and more while engaging in outdoor and indoor games, activities, and crafts. This is the most “quiet” fun your kids will have! Designed for students who can hear and who want to learn American Sign Language.  Cost: $159

M-F(5) 7/14-18 1-4pm Essex Campus

M-F(5) 7/21-25 9am-12pm Essex Campus

M-F(5) 8/4-8 9am-12pm Owings Mills Campus

Click here for more information.


Sign Language for Students at Howard Community College, Columbia, MD

Ages 7-10. Learn the basics of signing (including fingerspelling) and some of the essential differences between American Sign Language and English Sign Language. Using fun activities, you’ll learn how to gesture and how to interpret gestures in a unique and useful language. 1 week $170 (includes $50 in fees*)
Mon-Fri 1pm-4:30pm, Jul 21-Jul 25
Click here for more information.




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