In commemoration of the 200th anniversary of American Sign Language, Mother Father Deaf Day (April 30), and Preservation Week (April 23-29) ,
Montgomery County Public Libraries presents:
Celebrating and Preserving Deaf History Through Literature and Resources
Presented in American Sign Language with voice interpretation
Sunday, April 30, 2017, 2:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Germantown Library 19840 Century Blvd, Germantown, MD 20874
Register online at: http://tinyurl.com/n5zoqql
- Preserving Deaf History: an introduction
- Poet Dr. Curtis Robbins, authors Dr. Carolyn McCaskill, Gina A. Oliva, and Judith A. Jonas will discuss their works.
- Learn about Maryland Deaf Culture Digital Library and how to locate deaf history resources.
- Meet and Greet writers for book signings.
This program is co-sponsored by Montgomery County Public Libraries and the Friends of the Maryland Deaf Culture Digital Library.
To request other accommodations, email MarylandDCDL@montgomerycountymd.gov at least three work days in advance.