Basic Sign Language Workshop

Event Details
ARISE Beyond Barriers
1120 N. Circle Drive, #7
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
United States
Pricing/Ticket Info
$20.00 cash donation to fund activities for people with disabilities
Event Dates and Times
Time Zone (UTC-07:00) Mountain Time (US & Canada)
Tuesday October 8, 2024
4:00 PM  - 07:00 PM Add to Calendar
Learn the Basics of Sign Language at the Basic Sign Language Workshop! 

Date: April 9, 2024 Time: 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
October 8, 2024 Time: 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Venue: Arise Beyond Barriers, 1120 N Circle Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80909,
United States

Calling all language enthusiasts and those curious about communication skills! Join us for an interactive and engaging Basic Sign Language Workshop presented by Cindy Powell, Disability Educator and Sign Language Instructor. 

This educational event aims to introduce participants to the basics of our nation's third most used language - sign language. Whether you're interested in expanding your language skills, improving communication with the Deaf community, or simply exploring a new skill, this workshop is perfect for you! 

Get ready to dive into the world of sign language and gain valuable knowledge within just three hours. The workshop will cover essential topics, including: - All handshapes, including letters and numbers - Basic phrases for everyday conversations - The fundamental rules of sign language 

This workshop is specifically designed to be accessible and inclusive for individuals of all abilities. Hosted by the local adaptive recreation program, ARISE Beyond Barriers, we are committed to creating an environment that promotes inclusivity and ensures everyone can participate meaningfully. 

To secure your spot and ensure we have enough handout packets, snacks, and water available, we kindly request you to register in advance with ARISE Beyond Barriers. Not only will you learn a valuable new skill, but your $20 donation will also directly support activities for people with disabilities. Together, we can make a difference. 

Don't miss this fantastic opportunity to learn sign language, broaden your horizons, and embrace a more inclusive world. Contact Cindy Powell for any inquiries or additional information. 
We look forward to seeing you at the Basic Sign Language Workshop! Please note: This workshop will be held twice in 2024, on the second Tuesday of April and October, from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Don't wait too long, as spots may fill up quickly. Register now and embark on your sign language journey!
Cindy Powell
1120 N. Circle Drive #7
Colorado Springs CO 80909
United States
Customized Disability and Sign Language Training Cindy Powell
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Ms. Cindy Powell advises businesses, employers, government agencies and non-profits about best practices with people with disabilities.

Ms. Powell provides customized training on the American with Disabilities Act (ADA), tax incentives and other helpful disability related topics. Cindy also provides customized sign language training.

Areas of expertise:

Disability etiquette
Effective communication
Service animals
State and local government

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