Deaf Awareness Week 2017
Date: Sep 24, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017
- Times: Times Vary, see description
- Location: Various, see description
Join one of the many events schedule for Anchorage Deaf Awareness week 2017. Events are open to the public.
Sunday, September 24
1 - 4 p.m. - BBQ Kickoff and Field Games in Russian Jack Park
Monday, September 25
6 - 9 p.m. - Passport to the Deaf World What is Deaf Culture? How do I introduce myself to a person who uses sign language? Find out at the UAA Student Union Cafeteria.
Tuesday, September 26
5 p.m. Join Skinny Raven's downtown Pub Run for a special ASL fun run.
6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Minute to Win it - Meet the staff of Alaska State School for Deaf and Hard of Hearing at Russian Jack Elementary School
Wednesday, September 27
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Join a special exhibition hosted by the Mall at Sears. Agencies displaying what they have to offer to the deaf and hard of hearing community.
7 - 9 pm. Join Pain Night at South Resttaurant + Coffee House. $20/person
Thursday, September 28
6 - 8 p.m. Junior National Association for the Deaf Pizza Takeover at Round Table Pizza in the Dimond Center. Pizza and drinks available for purchase.
Friday, September 29
9 p.m. Drag ASL Night at Mad Myrnas. $5 cover, open to patrons age 21 and older.
Saturday, September 30
5 - 7 p.m. Deaf Jam Carnival & Auction at East High School's gymnasium.
7 - 9 p.m. Deaf Jam Basketball Game at the East High gym.