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Welcome to Howard County Association of the Deaf
Enhance the quality of Deaf people's lives in Howard County
Serve and represent the Deaf Community in Howard County
Develop a solid partnership with the government of Howard County
Build relations between hearing and Deaf constituents in Howard County
TDI Biennial Conference, Baltimore
August 19-22, 2015
Hyatt Regency Baltimore
HCAD Spirit Night at Chick-fil-A
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Johns Hopkins Road
A percentage of the sales generated will benefit the Howard County Association of the Deaf
Please be sure to let the cashier know that you are with Spirit Night before paying for your meal!
HCAD Annual Picnic
Howard County Association of the Deaf (HCAD) welcomes everyone to its 16th annual picnic!
Saturday, September 26, 2015
4:00 PM to 9:00 PM.
The picnic will be held at Schooley Mill Park in the Indoor Building, rain or shine.
Free admission, free grills and charcoal, and weather permitting, you can bring your own food to cook.
We will try to have games for adults and children - you may bring your own outdoor sport games, too.
Since this is a potluck, we are asking everyone to bring a dish to share. If your last name starts with the letters:
- A through G: bring vegetable dishes;
- H through N: bring desserts or fruits;
- O through Z: bring chips and dips or potato or pasta salads.
DIRECTIONS to Schooley Mill Park
12975 Hall Shop Road
Highland, MD 20777
Route 32, Exit #20 to Route 108 West.
Go about 3 miles.
Turn Left onto Hall Shop Road.
Follow Hall Shop Road to park entrance on right.
For More Directions and Park Information:
HCAD Presents DEAFHOOD 101
October 15-18, 2015
Maryland School for the Deaf - Columbia
This course is based on Paddy Ladd's powerful book,
Understanding Deaf Culture: In Search of Deafhood.
This course will change how you see yourself, think, and act within your community.
Improve your relationship with the world for the better.
Class fee: $175.
Dates & Times:
Thursday & Friday, Oct 15 & 16, 6pm-9:30pm
Saturday & Sunday, Oct 17 & 18, 9am-5pm
MSD-Columbia (Multi-purpose room)
8169 Old Montgomery Rd, Columbia
To reserve your spot in class, contact Chriz Dally at Chriz@deafhoodfoundation.org
For other questions, contact Fred Hartman, coordinator, at FHartman6@gmail.com