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2015 Calendar of Events

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February
26 - POSTPONED TO MARCH 3, 2015 1st Annual State Deaf and Hard of Hearing Spelling Bee - Elizabethtown, KY

March
3 - 1st Annual State Deaf and Hard of Hearing Spelling Bee - Elizabethtown, KY
        Master Schedule
        Rules and Procedures
        Second Round Rules and Procedures
6 - EKU Department of ASL & Interpreter Education: "Ethics in Practice: Understanding Allyship Within Unjust Environments" - Danville, KY
8-10 - SAVE THE DATE! - HLAA Regional Conference: "A World of Resources 2015" - Louisville, KY
8 - SAVE THE DATE! Meet the EHDI experts prior to the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Meeting (EHDI) - Louisville, KY           Registration Form
8-10 - 14th Annual Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Meeting (EHDI) - Louisville, KY
           Early registration deadline is February 2, 2015!
12 - HLAA Lexington Chapter: “My Story and How It All Began” - Lexington, KY
20-21 - KyRID: Spring Conference 2015 - Bowling Green, KY
            Notice of special accommodations needed by March 6th!
28 - EKU Department of ASL & Interpreter Education: "Interpreters on Trial: Analyzing the Roles Interpreters Play in the Judicial Process" - Frankfort, KY

April
16-18 - Hillbilly Days - Pikeville, KY
18 - EKU Department of ASL & Interpreter Education: "Bluegrass ASLTA" - Richmond, KY

May
29 - Family Learning Vacation - Danville, KY
30 - EKU Department of ASL & Interpreter Education: "Deaf/Hearing Interpreting Team Training: The Basics & Beyond the Basics and to the Work" - Frankfort, KY

June
7-19 - KSD Agriculture Camp - Danville, KY   Note: Weekend of June 12-14 is optional.
           Student Registration Form   Must register by May 20th!
           Staff Application Form   Must submit by March 1st!
18-19 - Mental Health First Aid Training in ASL! - Louisville, KY
25-28 - HLAA National Convention - St. Louis, MO

July
23-25 - Kentucky Academy of Audiology - Lexington, KY

September
11-12 - SAVE THE DATE! - HLAA Regional Conference: "A World of Resources 2015" - Louisville, KY

ONGOING MEETINGS & EVENTS

Meetings:

Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA) Chapters are local or area-wide organizations offering regularly-scheduled meetings and programs. The Chapters offer emotional support, camaraderie, tips and techniques for living with hearing loss, and technical information about hearing assistance devices. They are self-help organizations dedicated to education, advocacy and support for people who do not hear well. The meetings are free and open to the public. Check out the Twelve Reasons Why Self-help Groups are Good for You. For a chapter near you see below:

  • HLAA Kentuckiana Chapter (HLAAKC) - Meetings are in Louisville, Kentucky at 6:30 p.m. on the second Tuesday of most months at St. Leonard Parish School Library, 440 Zorn Avenue. Real Time Captioning is used at the meetings. Contact us at info@hearinglossky.org and visit our website at www.hearinglossky.org.

  • HLAA Kentucky Home Chapter (HLAAKHC) – Meetings are in Bardstown, Kentucky at 6:30 p.m. on the fourth Monday of most months at the Nelson County Public Library, 201 Cathedral Manor. Remote Real Time Captioning is used at the meetings. Contact us at information@hearinglosskyhome.org or 502-349-6792 and visit our website at www.hearinglosskyhome.org.

  • HLAA Bowling Green Chapter (HLAABGC) – Meetings are in Bowling Green, Kentucky at 6:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of most months, at Home Instead Training Center, 2475 Scottsville Road (see flyer). Remote real time Captioning is used at the meetings. Contact us at infobg@hlaa-ky.org or visit our webpage at http://hlaa-ky.org/index.php/chapters/bg.

  • HLAA Lexington Chapter (HLAALC) - Meetings are in Lexington, Kentucky at 6:30 p.m. on the second Thursday of most months at Lexington Hearing and Speech Center, 350 Henry Clay Boulevard. Real Time Captioning is used at the meetings. Contact us at Jean@hlaa-ky.org and visit us at our webpage at http://hlaa-ky.org/index.php/chapters/lex.

KY Black Deaf Advocates (KyBDA) - every 2nd Saturday noon - 3 p.m. at the New Zion Baptist Church - 1501 South 34th St., Louisville, KY

Louisville Deaf Senior Citizens - meets in January, April, July and October at the Derby City Community Center, 1401 Cadillac Court, Louisville, KY

1st Thursday is Potluck at 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

3rd Thursday is Social/Games at 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.


ASL Socials:

Last Friday of the month - Outside In - 4601 Hamburg Pike Jeffersonville, Indiana (Map It!) Miniature golf with indoor dining for deaf social (not required to play golf).

1st Friday of the month - Deaf Coffee Chat - Starbucks - Louisville, KY at 6:30-10:30 p.m.

The second Friday of the following months: January, April, July and October: ASL Social/Silent Dinner in the Jefferson Mall's Food Court - Louisville, KY

The second Friday of the following months: February, March, May, June, August, September, November and December: ASL Social/Silent Dinner in the Mall St. Matthew's Food Court - Louisville, KY

1st & 3rd Fridays of the month - Fayette Mall Food Court - Lexington, KY at 6 p.m.

2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month - Applebee's - Danville, KY at 10 p.m.

 

 

 


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Updated: 02/25/2015