Deaf Events

New Events:

GLAD – 9th Annual Benefit Extravaganza at the House of Blues June 5th, 6PM – 10 PM Ken Paves hosts – More info – www.gladinc.org

Events:

Deaf Nation Expo – May 6, 7, 2011, 9 AM – 6PM – Riverside School for the Deaf (CSDR) football field

GLAD brunch – May 15, 2011, Noon – 3 PM at the House of Blues More information: www.gladinc.org

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010. The new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.

WRAD Deaf Awareness Day – Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, CA – June 4, 2011

WRAD Deaf Cruise – July 2, 2011 – July 9, 2011 to the Hawaiian Islands on the Pride of America Ship, a Norwegian Cruise Line.

WRAD 2011 World Deaf Swimming Championships – August 6 – 13, 2011 For more information: www.wrad.org

CAD 50th Biennial Conference, August 11 – 14, 2011, California School for the Deaf, Freemont – More info: www.cad1906.org

Deaf Nation World Expo 2012 – Las Vegas, Nevada – July 29-August 1st – More information: www.deafnation.com/dnwe

CAID – National Conference, June 20-22, 2011, Location TBA
RID – National Conference, July 17-22, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia

On Going Gatherings:

Vince’s Pizza – Lancaster: Every first Thursday of the month
Shakey’s Pizza – Palmdale: Every second Thursday of the month
Starbucks – Porter Ranch: Every third Friday of the month

**If you know of any events that are not listed here or on the SCRID website and you think SCRID would be interested, please inform me or another board member so we may post it.  Thank you!  ~ Marlene Shanker, SCRID Member at Large

Deaf Events – February 2011 and Beyond

February, 2011 SCRID Member at Large Report
 
New Events:

22nd Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness Day at Disneyland, March 5th, 8AM – 11PM – Tickets = $58.00 per person, advance ticket sales only. No discount given on March 5th.

CSUN/NCOD – hosting the 4th Sign N’ Run Festival 2011, March 20th, 8AM-2PM

WRAD Deaf Awareness Day – Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, CA – June 4, 2011

CAD 50th Biennial Conference, August 11 – 14, 2011, California School for the Deaf, Freemont – More info: www.cad1906.org

Deaf Nation World Expo 2012 – Las Vegas, Nevada – July 29-August 1st – More information: www.deafnation.com/dnwe

Events:

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010. The new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.

NAOBI will co-host Black Deaf History Awareness Day, February 5, 2011, 1PM – 6PM. More information: www.gladinc.org

17th Winter Deaflympics in Slovakia February 18 – 26, 2011

51st Annual CAL-ED Conference – March 11 – 13, 2011 – DoubleTree Hotel, Norwalk, CA More Information: www.cal-ed.org
 
SCRID Lou Fant Memorial Banquet – March 26, 2011, 11 AM – 4PM at the Castaways Restaurant More information: www.scrid.org

Deaf Nation Expo – May 6, 7, 2011, 9 AM – 6PM – Riverside School for the Deaf (CSDR) football field

GLAD brunch – May 15, 2011, Noon – 3 PM at the House of Blues More information: www.gladinc.org

WRAD Deaf Cruise – July 2, 2011 – July 9, 2011 to the Hawaiian Islands on the Pride of America Ship, a Norwegian Cruise Line.

WRAD 2011 World Deaf Swimming Championships – August 6 – 13, 2011 More information: www.wrad.org

CAID – National Conference, June 20-22, 2011, Location TBA
RID – National Conference, July 17-22, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia

On Going Gatherings:

Vince’s Pizza – Lancaster: Every first Thursday of the month
Shakey’s Pizza – Palmdale: Every second Thursday of the month
Starbucks – Porter Ranch: Every third Friday of the month

**If you know of any events that are not listed here or on the SCRID website and you think SCRID would be interested, please inform me or another board member so we may post it.  Thank you!  ~ Marlene Shanker, SCRID Member at Large

New Events in 2011

January, 2011 SCRID Member at Large Report

 

New Events:

 

NAOBI will co-host Black Deaf History Awareness Day, February 5, 2011, 1PM – 6PM. More information: www.gladinc.org

 

51st Annual CAL-ED Conference – March 11 – 13, 2011 – DoubleTree Hotel, Norwalk, CA More Information: www.cal-ed.org  

 

SCRID Lou Fant Memorial Banquet – March 26, 2011, 11 AM – 4PM at the Castaways Restaurant More information: www.scrid.org

 

Deaf Nation Expo – May 6, 7, 2011, 9 AM – 6PM – Riverside School for the Deaf (CSDR) football field

 

GLAD brunch – May 15, 2011, Noon – 3 PM at the House of Blues More information: www.gladinc.org

 

WRAD 2011 World Deaf Swimming Championships – August 6 – 13, 2011 More information: www.wrad.org

 

 

Events:

 

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010. The new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.

 

17th Winter Deaflympics in Slovakia February 18 – 26, 2011

 

WRAD Deaf Cruise – July 2, 2011 – July 9, 2011 to the Hawaiian Islands on the Pride of America Ship, a Norwegian Cruise Line.

 

CAID – National Conference, June 20-22, 2011, Location TBA

RID – National Conference, July 17-22, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia

 

 

On Going Gatherings:

 

Vince’s Pizza – Lancaster: Every first Thursday of the month

Shakey’s Pizza – Palmdale: Every second Thursday of the month

Starbucks – Porter Ranch: Every third Friday of the month

 

 

**If you know of any events that are not listed here or on the SCRID website and you think SCRID would be interested, please inform me or another board member so we may post it.  Thank you!  ~ Marlene Shanker, SCRID Member at Large

 

 

November 2010 Events

November, 2010 SCRID Member at Large Report

New Events:

Black Sand Movie Premiere – December 4th, 2010. Information and tickets are on sale @ GLAD. $15 before November 15th, $25 after November 15th.

Events:

MATA Expo/Trade Show – November 5-6, 2010, 9AM – 6PM, $5.00 each day, $10.00 day of event, parking not included, Ontario Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B, 2000 E. Convention Center Way, Ontario, CA 91764

27th Annual Children’s Holiday Celebration with GLAD, Saturday December 18, 2010, 12PM- 4PM, at Occidental College’s Thorne Hall, for kids 12 years and under and their parents

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010. The new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.

17th Winter Deaflympics in Slovakia February 18 – 26, 2011

WRAD Deaf Cruise – July 2, 2011 – July 9, 2011 to the Hawaiian Islands on the Pride of America Ship, a Norwegian Cruise Line.

RID – National Conference, July 17-22, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia
CAID – National Conference, June 20-22, 2011, Location TBA

On Going Gatherings:

Vince’s Pizza – Lancaster: Every first Thursday of the month
Shakey’s Pizza – Palmdale: Every second Thursday of the month
Starbucks – Porter Ranch: Every third Friday of the month

**If you know of any events that are not listed here or on the SCRID website and you think SCRID would be interested, please inform me or another board member so we may post it.  Thank you!  ~ Marlene Shanker, SCRID Member at Large

October 2010 Events

October, 2010 SCRID Member at Large Report

 

New Events:

 

Annual AIDS walk with Team GLAD – Sunday October 17, 2010. Register through AIDSWalk or contact Eli Pineda at apineda@gladinc.org for more information on how to register.

 

27th Annual Children’s Holiday Celebration with GLAD, Saturday December 18, 2010, 12PM- 4PM, at Occidental College’s Thorne Hall, for kids 12 years and under and their parents

 

Events:

 

San Diego’s largest Deaf event of the year = When: Saturday, October 2, 2010 Where: Balboa Park Club Time: 9 am to 5 pm. For more information, visit: www.dadsandiego.org

 

NCOD Alumni Reunion – October 8th – October 10th, 2010 – Hyatt Hotel, Valencia, CA

 

Deaf Awareness Day Universal Studios, Hollywood: Saturday, October 16, 2010, 10AM to7 PM

 

MATA Expo/Trade Show – November 5-6, 2010, 9AM – 6PM, $5.00 each day, $10.00 day of event, parking not included, Ontario Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B, 2000 E. Convention Center Way, Ontario, CA 91764

 

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010. The new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.

 

17th Winter Deaflympics in Slovakia February 18 – 26, 2011

WRAD Deaf Cruise – July 2, 2011 – July 9, 2011 to the Hawaiian Islands on the Pride of America Ship, a Norwegian Cruise Line.

 

RID – National Conference, July 17-22, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia

CAID – National Conference, June 20-22, 2011, Location TBA

 

**If you know of any events that are not listed here or on the SCRID website and you think SCRID would be interested, please inform me or another board member so we may post it.  Thank you!  ~ Marlene Shanker, SCRID Member at Large

Deaf Events

September, 2010 SCRID Member at Large Report

New Events:

City of Riverside – Deaf Awareness Week – September 19-25, 2010 – Community kick off Picnic – Villegas Park, 11AM – 5 PM. More information – contact CODIE

17th Winter Deaflympics in Slovakia February 18 – 26, 2011

Events:

Deaf Awareness Month – September 2010

Deaf Awareness Day at Hurricane Harbor Water Park at Magic Mountain
Start Time: Saturday, September 11 at 10:30am End Time: Saturday, September 11 at 6:00pm
Where: Valencia, CA

San Diego’s largest Deaf event of the year = When: Saturday, October 2, 2010 Where: Balboa Park Club Time: 9 am to 5 pm. For more information, visit: www.dadsandiego.org

NCOD Alumni Reunion – October 8th – October 10th, 2010 – Hyatt Hotel, Valencia, CA

Deaf Awareness Day Universal Studios, Hollywood: Saturday, October 16, 2010, 10AM to7 PM

MATA Expo/Trade Show – November 5-6, 2010, 9AM – 6PM, $5.00 each day, $10.00 day of event, parking not included, Ontario Convention Center, Exhibit Hall B, 2000 E. Convention Center Way, Ontario, CA 91764

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010. The new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.

WRAD Deaf Cruise – July 2, 2011 – July 9, 2011 to the Hawaiian Islands on the Pride of America Ship, a Norwegian Cruise Line.

RID – National Conference, July 17-22, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia
CAID – National Conference, June 20-22, 2011, Location TBA

**If you know of any events that are not listed here or on the SCRID website and you think SCRID would be interested, please inform me or another board member so we may post it.  Thank you!  ~ Marlene Shanker, SCRID Member at Large

Beach Party and Fun Things….

SCRID Member at Large Report July, 2010

Events:

WRAD and Tri-County GLAD are happy to present the 4th Annual Beach Party at Marina Park in Ventura, CA on Saturday August 14, 2010 from 10am until 4:30pm. There is free admission and free parking.

Deaf Awareness Day at Hurricane Harbor Water Park at Magic Mountain
Start Time: Saturday, September 11 at 10:30am End Time: Saturday, September 11 at 6:00pm
Where: Valencia, CA

San Diego’s largest Deaf event of the year = When: Saturday, October 2, 2010 Where: Balboa Park Club Time: 9 am to 5 pm; For more information, visit: www.dadsandiego.org

NCOD Alumni Reunion – October 8th – October 10th, 2010 – Hyatt Hotel, Valencia, CA

Deaf Awareness Day Universal Studios, Hollywood: Saturday, October 16, 2010, 10AM to7 PM

MATA Expo/Trade Show – November 5-6, 2010 – Ontario Convention Center, Ontario, CA

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010. The new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.

WRAD Deaf Cruise – July 2, 2011 – July 9, 2011 to the Hawaiian Islands on the Pride of America Ship, a Norwegian Cruise Line.

RID – National Conference, July 17-22, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia
CAID – National Conference, June 20-22, 2011, Location TBA

**If you know of any events that are not listed here or on the SCRID website and you think SCRID would be interested, please inform me or another board member so we may post it.  Thank you!  ~ Marlene Shanker, SCRID Member at Large

Ongoing:

We have not received a refund from the cancelled 2009 ASL Expo. I did not get a response to the last email I sent to James Kittell on June 6, 2010.  The check was written on August 24, 2009 and cashed on August 31, 2009.  It looks like we will have to write it off as bad debt.

Other:

Booths:
We did not participate at the Deaf Nation Expo in Pomona on May 1, 2010.
Deaf Festival 2010 at Woodley Park on September 25th =  It is $100.00 if we are going to exhibit there this year.

Memberships to CAD, NAD, and Cal-ED:
CAD = will be paid. The membership has changed. It is now called Patron Membership and it is $100.00 per year. In the past it was $225.00 every two years.
NAD and Cal-ED are paid yearly each spring.

Community Events

SCRID Member at Large, May 15, 2010 Report

Need Follow Up:
*The ASL Expo, scheduled on October 10, 2009 was cancelled. We paid to exhibit there and should get a $250.00 refund.
*CAD and Cal-Ed/CAID dues

Dues:
CAD affiliate membership dues are $225.00 to be paid every two years.
Cal – Ed and CAID – dual membership dues are $55.00 yearly.  
NAD yearly affiliate membership dues are $100.00 and were paid in October, 2009.

Events **/ Save the Date:

Deaf West Theater – “My Sister in This House” – runs April 17, 2010 – May 30, 2010 – Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 8pm and Sundays at 2pm. For more information:  www.deafwest.org

Deaf Nation Expo – Pomona – May 1st, Fairplex, Building #9, 1101 West McKinley Ave, Pomona, CA 91769 – 9AM – 5PM Free Admission

The 3rd Annual National Sign Language and Interpreting Conference will be at the Anaheim Convention Center on April 30 and May 1, 2010.  

Deafhood Monologues by Ella Mae Lentz; directed by John Maucere – Performances are May 1st – 8:00 PM and May 2nd – 3:00 PM in the Little Theater, CSUN- Northridge Hall.  Admission is $5.00.  Tickets are sold in advance at the AS Ticket Office, by phone – 818.677.2488 (+$4.00 fee) and Night of Performance at the ticket office – Nordhoff Hall.

The 8th Annual GLAD Brunch at the world-famous House of Blues, Sunset Strip will be Sunday, May 16, 2010.  Master of Ceremonies is Bob Hiltermann with special guests.

Eyes of Deafness: Photography by Deaf and Hard of Hearing Adults
The project raises money for interpreting services for alcohol and drug rehabilitation programs for deaf and hard of hearing individuals. A group of deaf and hard of hearing adults have been brought together at GLAD to take part in a photography project which involves the shooting, editing, and producing of an exhibition and a book. This traveling photography exhibition can be seen at the 8th Annual GLAD Brunch at the House of Blues on Sunday, May 16 from 9 a.m.-noon.

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness Day will be at 6 Flags Magic Mountain, Saturday June 5th, 2010, from10:30 am to 10:30 pm. Sign Language Interpreters will be provided at Major Shows and Guest Relations. Both WRAD and GLAD are sponsoring the event. $25 Advance tickets and $27 at the Door (Save over 60%), Children Age 2 and Under- Free, Parking- $15 per vehicle (subject to change)

WRAD is happy to support the 7th Annual Deaf Asian Festival in Downtown Los Angeles on Saturday June 12, 2010 from 9am to 5pm. FREE ADMISSION. It is in the Little Tokyo area of Los Angeles. Everyone is invited to this event as it is open to the public. Early Bird MATA EXPO 2010 Tickets will be on sale there.

NAD – Biennial Conference – July 6-10, 2010 in Philadelphia, PA – deadline to buy combo tickets is by May 31, 2010 as no combo tickets will be sold after that date.

WRAD – Deaf Nation World Expo 2010 – July 18th, 12 PM – July 23rd , 3PM – a convention at The Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, hosted by World Recreation Association of the Deaf, Inc.  

WRAD’s 25th Anniversary Masquerade Ball and Benefit, in Las Vegas, Nevada will be held during the Deaf World Expo at the Treasure Island Hotel, July 21, 2010, from 5PM – 9PM.

NCOD Alumni Reunion – October 8th – October 10th, 2010 – Hyatt Hotel, Valencia, CA

MATA Expo/Trade Show – November 5-6, 2010 – Ontario Convention Center, Ontario, CA

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010. The new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.

WRAD Deaf Cruise – July 2, 2011 – July 9, 2011 to the Hawaiian Islands on the Pride of America Ship, a Norwegian Cruise Line.

RID – National Conference, July 17-22, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia

CAID – National Conference, June 20-22, 2011, Location TBA

**If you know of any events that are not listed here or on the SCRID website and you think SCRID would be interested, please inform me or another board member so we may post it.  Thank you!  ~ Marlene Shanker, SCRID Member at Large

30th Annual Deaf and Hard of Hearing Basketball Tournament and other Community Events

SCRID Member at Large, April 17, 2010 Report
Marlene Shanker – Member at Large

Events:

The 30th Annual Deaf and Hard of Hearing Basketball/Cheerleading Tournament will be held April 17th at Fairfax High from 9AM – 6PM. DHH students from Burbank, Fairfax, Selaco/Mira Costa, South Hills, Taft and University High will compete. Admission is $5.00. Kids 12 and under are free. Early Bird before 10:30 is $3.00.

The Sign N’ Run 5K Walk and ASL Festival will be held at CSUN on April 18th, 2010, (tomorrow), from 8AM – 2 PM.  There will also be exhibition booths and entertainment by Deaf performers.

Deaf Nation Expo – Pomona – May 1st, Fairplex, Building #9, 1101 West McKinley Ave, Pomona, CA 91769 – 9AM – 5PM Free Admission

The 3rd Annual National Sign Language and Interpreting Conference will be at the Anaheim Convention Center on April 30 and May 1, 2010.  

The 8th Annual GLAD Brunch at the world-famous House of Blues, Sunset Strip will be Sunday, May 16, 2010.  Master of Ceremonies is Bob Hiltermann with special guests.
Eyes of Deafness: Photography by Deaf and Hard of Hearing Adults
The project raises money for interpreting services for alcohol and drug rehabilitation programs for deaf and hard of hearing individuals. A group of deaf and hard of hearing adults have been brought together at GLAD to take part in a photography project which involves the shooting, editing, and producing of an exhibition and a book. This traveling photography exhibition can be seen at the 8th Annual GLAD Brunch at the House of Blues on Sunday, May 16 from 9 a.m.-noon.

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness Day will be at 6 Flags Magic Mountain, Saturday June 5th, 2010, from10:30 am to 10:30 pm. Sign Language Interpreters will be provided at Major Shows and Guest Relations. Both WRAD and GLAD are sponsoring the event. $25 Advance tickets and $27 at the Door (Save over 60%), Children Age 2 and Under- Free, Parking- $15 per vehicle (subject to change)

WRAD is happy to support the 7th Annual Deaf Asian Festival in Downtown Los Angeles on Saturday June 12, 2010 from 9am to 5pm. FREE ADMISSION. It is in the Little Tokyo area of Los Angeles. Everyone is invited to this event as it is open to the public. Early Bird MATA EXPO 2010 Tickets will be on sale there.

NAD – Biennial Conference – July 6-10, 2010 in Philadelphia, PA – deadline to buy combo tickets is by May 31, 2010 as no combo tickets will be sold after that date.

WRAD – Deaf Nation World Expo 2010 – July 18th, 12 PM – July 23rd , 3PM – a convention at The Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, hosted by World Recreation Association of the Deaf, Inc.  

WRAD’s 25th Anniversary Masquerade Ball and Benefit, in Las Vegas, Nevada will be held during the Deaf World Expo at the Treasure Island Hotel, July 21, 2010, from 5PM – 9PM.

NCOD Alumni Reunion – October 8th – October 10th, 2010 – Hyatt Hotel, Valencia, CA

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010. The new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.

Addendum
SCRID Member at Large, April 17, 2010 Report
Marlene Shanker – Member at Large

The following membership dues should be checked, renewed and paid or voted on if needed.

1.    CAD – California Association of the Deaf – Dues are $225.00 every two years. We are paid through 2009 and need to renew.
2.    NAD – National Association of the Deaf- Dues are $100.00 yearly. We are good until October or November, 2010.
3.    Cal-Ed and CAID – Dual associate dues are $55.00, paid yearly through Cal-Ed. We should become associate/affiliate members.

Deaf Awareness Day & Other Community Events

21st Annual Deaf Awareness Day at Disneyland is Saturday, March 6, 2010, 8 AM

SCRID hosts the Lou Fant Banquet on March 20, 2010.

The Sign N’ Run 5K Walk and ASL Festival will be held at CSUN on April 18th, 2010.

The 3rd Annual National Sign Language and Interpreting Conference will be at the Anaheim Convention Center on April 30 and May 1, 2010.

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Awareness Day will be at 6 Flags Magic Mountain, Saturday June 5th, 2010, from10:30 am to 10:30 pm. Sign Language Interpreters will be provided at Major Shows and Guest Relations. Both WRAD and GLAD are sponsoring the event. $25 Advance tickets and $27 at the Door (Save over 60%), Children Age 2 and Under- Free, Parking- $15 per vehicle (subject to change)

NADBiennial ConferenceJuly 6-10, 2010 in Philadelphia, PA Early bird combo price ends January 31st and the deadline to buy combo tickets is by May 31st, 2010 as no combo tickets will be sold after that date.

WRADDeaf Nation World Expo 2010 – July 18th, 12 PM – July 23rd , 3PM – a convention at The Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, hosted by World Recreation Association of the Deaf, Inc.

WRAD’s 25th Anniversary Masquerade Ball and Benefit, in Las Vegas, Nevada will be held during the Deaf World Expo at the Treasure Island Hotel, July 21, 2010, from 5PM – 9PM.

NCOD Alumni Reunion – October 8th – October 10th, 2010 – Valencia, CA

1ST Deaf Interpreter Conference – (D.I.C.) Postponed from June, 2010, the new date is scheduled for sometime in 2011 to allow more time to plan it. The conference will take place at Gallaudet University. More information will follow.