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Hurricane season is almost over
(June 1 to November 30)

But are you still prepared?
Checklists available in jpg
courtesy of DSDHH -
Wilmington Regional Center
To make a emergency plan
download a pdf form here
For more information on making
an emergency kit:
www.ready.gov/basic-disaster-supplies-kit

 

ENCSD Celebration Dates
December 4 - Dedication Gazebo
January TBA Sports Hall of Fame
February TBA Opening Deaf Museum
March TBA Deaf Awareness Event
April 25 GALA Celebration
www.encsd.net
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ENCSD Alumni Needs Your Support
for the following
Alumni Association Membership
Museum Fund
Website Fund
Homecoming Fund
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Western Piedmont Community College
(WPCC) ASL Club meets occasionally
at the WPCC Learning Resource Center
(LRC) Room 40; 1007 Burkemont Ave
Morganton, NC
Contact Danette Steelman-Bridges
dsbridges at wpcc_edu or 828-448-6028

 

Deaf NC Events for ALL of North Carolina
Deaf North Carolina Events
This site was updated on 11/25/2014 11:07 PM
Welcome to the only website of events for the Deaf and Hard of  Hearing for all of North Carolina.
If you have an event that you would like to see posted here please  go to this page
And posting your flyers are also welcome.
Please note: Entries submitted within 24-48 hours of an event will  not have a guaranteed posting so please send your entries as far in  advance as possible. It will also take longer for us to post your
event if you do not submit them in the format as requested on the Event Submission Guidelines page

~ Don't Forget ~
All Regularly Scheduled Monthly Events, such as:
ASL Meet-Ups, Deaf Chat Coffee, Silent Dinners, and Deaf Senior  Citizens meetings are all listed on the Monthly page

~ Also Don't Forget ~
For faster servicing of any requests for corrections of events or  requesting removals of events need to follow our guidelines only for accuracy.

2014
50th Anniversary Celebration Continues at ENCSD
Each month, beginning in August, they are having a
special focus, such as the establishment of their new Museum or  Sports Hall of Fame. Then in April of 2015 they will have the Celebration Event. A master list is posted on the left and details, if  any, on the date of the event.
Follow them on facebook

November
November 24 was the RSVP Deadline for the
December 5 ~ Christmas Banquet in Asheville - below

November 27

November 28 - 9am - ENCSD Christmas Tree Sales Begins
Proceeds to support the ENCSD Athletic Program
Please Buy a Tree and Support ENCSD Students!
Details now on right column

November 30 - 10am - 11am ~ Sign Up to get Free Christmas Toys
and Food for the Deaf/Hearing Impaired who lives in Mecklenburg County

Rock Worship Center 13925 Erwin Rd, Charlotte, NC 28273
Contact: Dr. Marcia Alston, Interpreter 704-910-0373 (voice) or
704-232-7358 (voice/text) Email: drmarciaalston5@aol.com

November 30 - 9am - 9:45am ~ Free pictures taken of parent(s)
and child(ren) being dedicated at 10am service
10am -11am Child Dedication Service
Rock Worship Center 13925 Erwin Rd Charlotte, NC 282673
Contact: Dr. Marcia Alston, Interpreter 704-910-0373 (voice) or
704-232-7358 (voice/text) drmarciaalston5@aol.com

November 30 ~ Sign Up to get Free Christmas Toys and Food for
the Deaf/Hearing Impaired who lives in Mecklenburg County

Rock Worship Center 1113 Fordham Rd. Charlotte, NC 28208
Times not stated please contact them before going
Contact: Dr. Marcia Alston, Interpreter 704-910-0373 (voice) or
704-232-7358 (voice/text) Email: drmarciaalston5@aol.com

All Deaf Clubs and Associations are welcome to post their event
on this website for 2 thousand visitors to see every month!.

 

December
December 2 - 5pm - 630pm ~ Basic American Sign Language  (ASL) Class
Wilmington Regional Center, 3340 Jaeckle Dr
Suite 104, Wilmington, NC Registration required
Tuesdays, December 2nd through December 16th
Instructor: Daisy Rivenbark, Deaf Services Specialist (DSS)
For more information, contact Daisy Rivenbark, DSS
at 910-795-2714 V/VP, 910-251-5767 TTY, 800-205-9916 TTY
or email: Daisy.Rivenbark@dhhs.nc.gov

December 3 - 4pm ~ Dedication Gazebo @ ENCSD
No other details available at this time

Greensboro
December 4 - 5pm - 7pm ~  Annual Holiday Party  - Jamestown

Life Community Church, 4900 West Wendover Ave
Jamestown, NC 27282
Join them for dinner, dessert & door prizes!
HELP them HELP others! One canned food donation is encouraged!
For more information, accommodations or transportation
CSDHH – Kelle Owens: 336-275-8878 V, 336-542-3981VP
or email at Kelle@csdhh.org or
DSDHH-Molly Macdonald: 336-273-9692 V, 336-609-6268 VP
Hosted by the Greensboro Regional Center of the Division of
Services for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing (DSDHH) and the
Communication Services for the Deaf and the Hard of Hearing
(CSDHH)

DSDHH Regional Centers Holiday Celebrations - Morganton
Dec 4 - 11am – 2pm - Morganton Regional Center’s 2014 Holiday Event

at NCSD's Hoffmyer Hall Cafeteria
517 West Flemming Dr, Morganton, NC 28655
Please bring your favorite covered dish to share
(Light refreshments, drinks, and serveware will be provided
For more info 823-430-7185/800-999-8915-828-475-6066 VP

DSDHH Regional Centers Holiday Celebrations - Greensboro
Dec 4 - 5pm - 7pm ~ Greensboro Regional Center - Holiday Event

Life Community Church, 4900 West Wendover Ave
Jamestown, NC VP 336-429-5644
Voice/TTY 336-273-9692 Toll Free Voice/TTY 888-467-3413

December 5 - 5:30pm ~ Christmas Banquet - Asheville
Asheville Deaf Church, 283 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
At the Fellowship Hall downstairs
$10 each person to attend. (Not decide what meals yet).
Guest Speaker: Brother Marty Price from Greenville, SC.
Please wear Christmas colors clothes
RSVP deadline on November 24th... Email DeafPray@gmail.com

December 5 - 4pm - 9pm ~ Tis The Season To Be TACKY - Charlotte
Lutheran Chapel for the Deaf, Fellowship Basement Room
1225 E. Morehead Dr, Charlotte, NC
Games - Win Prize for Most Tacky Outfit - Door Prizes!!
Admission: $3 per adult w/food
$6 w/o food (Free- School age children)
Charlotte Association for the Deaf will provide water.
Contact: LeAnne King 704-702-0257
Donna McCord Smolik 704- 469-5677
Linda Wilson 704-246-5599
Tis The Season To Be TACKY - It is an ugly Christmas Sweater Party

December 5 - Deadline to RSVP for Annual Deaf Christmas Dinner
Forest Hills Baptist Church in Wilson below

December 5, 6, &7 - 6pm to 9pm ~ Wilson Winter Lights
Wilson Botanical Gardens 1806 Goldsboro St SW, Wilson, NC 27893
Encounter something spectacular around each corner, including a
visit with Santa in the Garden Treehouse!
Adults and youth 13+: $5 - Children (3-12): $3
Children 2 and under are free
Visit their fb page for additional details

December 7 - 10am - 11am Sign Up to get Free Christmas Toys
and Food for the Deaf/Hearing Impaired who lives in Mecklenburg County

Rock Worship Center 13925 Erwin Rd, Charlotte, NC 28273
Contact: Dr. Marcia Alston, Interpreter 704-910-0373 (voice) or
704-232-7358 (voice/text) Email: drmarciaalston5@aol.com

December 7 - 12pm - 2pm Sign Up to get Free Christmas Toys
and Food for the Deaf/Hearing Impaired who lives in Mecklenburg County

Rock Worship Center 1113 Fordham Rd Charlotte, NC 28208
Contact: Dr. Marcia Alston, Interpreter 704-910-0373 (voice) or
704-2327358 (voice/text) Email: drmarciaalston5@aol.com

December - 9 - 5:30pm – 7pm ~ Adult Children of Aging Parents
(ACAP) Workshop “Laughter is the Best Medicine!”

Mt. Olive Lutheran Church (Fellowship Hall); 2780 N. Center St
Hickory, N.C.
Presenter: Mark Bumgarner, MSSL, Executive Director,
Adult Life Programs - Advance registration is required.
Frances S. Hall at FHall@ACAPcommunity.com or
1-877-599-2227, Ext. 102.

December 10 - 7:30pm - 9:13pm ~ No Ordinary Hero: The SuperDeafy Movie
at AMC Lynnhaven 18, 1001 Lynnhaven Mall Loop
Virginia Beach, VA, US, 23452 (map) $10.00 General
See website
Webmaster's note (11/26/14): Tickets keeps getting sold out, they have ordered 50 more tickets for the fifth time, so if you were on the fence in going, you need to order now.

DSDHH Regional Centers Holiday Celebrations - Charlotte
Dec 11 - 9pm - 1:30pm ~ Charlotte Regional Center Holiday Celebration

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Mainstream Students (k-12)
St. Stephen United Methodist Church, 6800 Sardis Rd, Charlotte NC
Voice: 800-835-5302 / (704) 568-8558 VP: 704-918-1554
TTY: 800-835-5306 / (704) 568-8505

DSDHH Regional Centers Holiday Celebrations - Asheville
Dec 12 - 3pm-6pm ~ Asheville Regional Center-Annual Holiday Tea

Lutheran Church of the Nativity, 2425 Hendersonville Road, Arden
Voice and TTY: 828-665-8733 or 800-681-7998 VP: (866) 633-4522

DSDHH Regional Centers Holiday Celebrations - Wilmington
December 12 - 6pm - 8pm ~ WRC Community Appreciation Night

New Hanover County Arboretum 6206 Oleander Dr, 6206 Oleander Dr
Wilmington, NC
Refreshments and interpreters will be provided
For more information, please contact the
Wilmington Regional Center at 910-795-2714 Voice/VP
910-251-5767 TTY, 800-205-9916 TTY

December 13 - 5pm - Midnight ~  SDAD's Annual Holiday Event
Silver Dollar Association of the Deaf
Courtyard Carolina Beach
100 Charlotte Avenue, Carolina Beach, North Carolina 28428
Information now available in jpg flyer

New Monthly Event Discovered
2nd Saturday of the Month
December 13 - 7pm - 2am - Queen City's Deaf Night Out

This month's event will be held at
Friends Sports Bar and Grill, 16 N Main St, Belmont, NC 28012
You all welcome to come to enjoy with old and new people..
Loriann Velsor Buss and Demi Davis via fb
This event is also posted as a scheduled event on the Monthly page

December 13 - 5:30pm - 10pm ~ Christmas Dinner Event
Davidson County Association of the Deaf
and Piedmont Association of the Deaf
 @ Deaf Center, 8 Franklin St., Lexington NC 27292
$5 with large covered dish, $8 without covered dish
$2 off for students with ID
$4 for 13-18 years old and 12 years old and under free
After 7pm - $4
See you there Saturday, Hope Hundley, DCAD Secretary
Flyer available in jpg - Email:

December 13 - 1pm - 5pm ~ UFD's Annual Holiday Event
Unifour Fellowship for the Deaf
Adult Life Programs Building
1265 21st St., NE, Hickory, NC 28601
Bring cookies, cakes or other sweets to share
Note that UDF will be closed January and February
Contact person – Elizabeth Thomas - cfrankthomas@aol.com
or VP 828-394-2267

Dec 13 - 1:30pm - 6:00pm ~ NCBDA's 2nd Annual Kwanzaa Celebration
"Bringing Our People Together"
Location: DHHS - Raleigh Regional Center's Conference Room
4900 Waters Edge Rd Raleigh, NC 27606
Admission: Member - $10 - Non-Member - $12
Meals - Games and Activities - Presentation & Door prizes
Contact: ncdbachapter30@gmail.com
Flyer available in jpg

December 13 - 5pm ~ Christmas Dinner - Shelby
Shelby City Parks, 850 W. Sumter Street, Shelby, NC 28150
Meet at the Aquatic Room at the Recreation Center
Admission fee: $3.00 - $5.00 (with covered dish)
$7.00 (without covered dish)
Contact person – Martha Hamrick - bmhamrick@hotmail.com
or mashamrick@yahoo.com

December 13 - 1pm - 3pm ~ Lower that Phone Bill!
New Hanover Main Library, 201 Chestnut St, Wilmington, NC
Workshop to learn more about the fine print on your phone bill
and ways to lower your monthly costs
This workshop is free of charge. Seating is limited, Please RSVP
to Janelle Taylor, Telecommunications Consultant at
800-205-9915 or email:

December 13 - 5pm - Annual Deaf Christmas Dinner
Forest Hills Baptist Church, Fellowship Hall
1407 Forest Hills Rd, Wilson, North Carolina
The FHBC Deaf Ministry wants to invite you to their annual
Christmas banquet!
Theme for the banquet is "The Legend of the Donkey".
Also, please donate personal hygiene (toothpaste, deodorant,
shampoo, soap, etc) for the children at Eastern NC School for the Deaf.
Please RSVP for the banquet by Dec. 5. Please let us know if you are
coming. RSVP: Nathan Carter - Nathancarter80@me.com.
Please feel free to spread the word throughout the Deaf community!
Email: alarobert42_gmail.com
Flyer now available in jpg

December 14 - 2:30pm - Deaf Christmas Play - Winston-Salem
Trail Life Building (Scout Building) at the Calvary Baptist Church,
5000 Country Club Dr Winston-Salem, NC 27104
All are welcome (No day care)
This is the first Deaf Christmas play set up at this location
Play starts at 3pm
This event's post is on fb by

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You'd be glad you did!

December 17 - 9:30 a.m. - 12pm - Onslow Satellite Office
Onslow County Senior Services, 4024 Richlands Highway
Jacksonville, NC
WRC staff will be available to provide one-on-one customer
communication and/or other support services on-site
Appointment is required - For information or to schedule an
appointment, contact Daisy Rivenbark at 910-795-2714
Voice/Videophone, 910-251-5767 TTY, 800-205-9916 TTY, or
email: Daisy.Rivenbark@dhhs.nc.gov

December 17 - 1pm - 2pm ~ Hearing Loss Support Group
Onslow County Senior Services, 4024 Richlands Highway
Jacksonville, NC - Come learn and share with others who
are dealing with Hard of Hearing issues
For more information, contact Pam Poretti at
800-205-9915 or email:

December 19 - 2pm – 4pm ~ NCDBA Holiday Party - Raleigh
Governor Moorhead School for the Blind – Withers Hill Cafeteria,
329 Ashe Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27606
What: NCDBA Holiday Party - where all you need to bring is yourself
and a Holiday ornament to exchange with someone else
Food, Fun, & Fellowship and a Variety Show
Who: All individuals who are Deaf-Blind and family that live in the
eastern part of North Carolina and SSPs
NOTE: If you want to participate in the Variety Show,
please contact Cheryl Whitley at (919) 709-5974 (text or voice)

December 19 - 9am ~ The Nutcracker - ENCSD Christmas Program
ENCSD Auditorium at Massey Activity Center
1311 US Hwy 301 S, Wilson, NC
Free for all general admission seats
Doors open for seating 30 minutes prior to showtime
For information, call 252-237-2450
 

December 25

December 31 - 2pm - until? ~ New Year's Party - Lexington
at Davidson County Fairgrounds, 400 Greensboro Street Ext
Lexington, NC 27292 - DJ Music - Raffle - Bingo - Dingo
Early Bird Tickets (Deadline December 18)
$15 with covered finger food per person - $20 without
$7 under 8
After December 18, $20 with covered finger food per person
or - $25 without
www.fb.com/dcsdhh or www.sdhhdc.org
See flyer in jpg for contact info


2015
January


Jan 10th -- NC Association of the Deaf
(NCAD) Board Meeting

Raleigh, NC
Location TBA if and when informed

January 17 - 10am - 9pm - DCAD Winter Party
at the Davidson County Fairground
116 Fairground Rd., Lexington, NC 27292
DCAD will provide Chicken Breast, BBQ, green beans, mashed potatoes, rolls and drinks
$10 with large covered dish, $15 without covered dish
$2 off for students with ID
$4 for 13-18 years old and 12 years old and under free
After 7pm - $4
Bingo, 50/50, Jackpot and raffle
Bring lawn chairs / snow postpone date is January 24
Hope Hundley - DCAD Secretary
Flyer available in jpg

January 28 - Registration and Payment Deadline for
2014 North Carolina Deaf Woman United
Southeast Regional Conference

See February 7 below

All Deaf Clubs and Associations are welcome to post their event
on this website for 2 thousand visitors to see every month!.


February
Scheduled opening of the Eastern NCSD Historical Museum
Date to be posted when announced

February 6 - 9am - 3pm ~ N.C. Council for the Deaf and the
Hard of Hearing Quarterly Meeting

Division of Public Health, 5605 Six Forks Road, Raleigh 27609
Building 3, Cardinal Room, Sides A & B
NOTE: All Council meetings are open to the public but
 RSVP is requested so the staff can go to the meeting room the afternoon prior
to the meeting to make the arrangements to place sign language
interpreters and assistive listening devices to ensure effective
communication for everyone which is a rather complicated and
time-consuming process.

So PLEASE contact Rene’ Raeford to RSVP by January 30
Contact: Rene’ Raeford, 919-874-2245 or rene.raeford@dhhs.nc.gov
Website

February 7 - 9am - 4pm ~ 2014 North Carolina Deaf Woman United
Southeast Regional Conference
“IGNITE. Embracing Deaf Womanhood"

Central Piedmont Community College (CPCC)
Cato Campus Auditorium
8120 Grier Road, Charlotte NC 28215
All day event, three workshops! Included are breakfast, lunch &
afternoon refreshments.
Cake auction, silent auctions, and more fun activities,
embracing our deaf womanhood!
Registration and Payment Deadline: Jan. 28th, 2015
Registration Cost: $55
Go to www.dwu.org and click on "Regional Conferences"
Flyer in jpg now available
Or email DWU Regional Conference Officer, Melissa Huber
melissa.huber@dwu.org
 

March
Deaf Women of Color Conference (Deaf Color) - 10th Anniversary
Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 3:00 PM TO
Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 1:00 AM (EST)

Gallaudet University, 800 Florida Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002
Theme is: "Today's Vision: Tomorrow's Reality"
This unique conference will explore the resourceful education
through advocacy of Deaf Women of Color including workshops
and activities
Flyer available in jpg

March 12-14 - NCDBA – 2015 Conference Application
(Unofficial) download pdf and print
This was posted in facebook and we cannot vouch
for it's authenticity
There is a $20 non-refundable deposit no later than January 31, 2015
And reservations must be made no later than February 7, 2015
Please contact the officers at www.NCDBA.org to confirm

Is your event not posted on this page? Submit it to us.
You'd be glad you did!

 

April
April 11 - 12pm - 4pm ~ Sign a thon - Greenville
Greenville Mall at the back entrance
714 Greenville Blvd SE, Greenville, NC 27858
bola.desalu@sprint.com

April 25 - ENCSD GALA Celebration
Details to be posted when available
 

May
May 8 - 9am - 3pm ~ N.C. Council for the Deaf and the
Hard of Hearing Quarterly Meeting
Division of Public Health, 5605 Six Forks Road, Raleigh 27609
Building 3, Cardinal Room, Sides A & B
NOTE: All Council meetings are open to the public but
 RSVP is requested so the staff can go to the meeting room the afternoon prior
to the meeting to make the arrangements to place sign language
interpreters and assistive listening devices to ensure effective
communication for everyone which is a rather complicated and
time-consuming process.

So PLEASE contact Rene’ Raeford to RSVP by May the 1st
Contact: Rene’ Raeford, 919-874-2245 or rene.raeford@dhhs.nc.gov
Website

Is your event not posted on this page? Submit it to us.
You'd be glad you did!

May 15 - 16 ~ Fishing Tournament Day Reunion - Atlantic Beach
Oceanana Family Motel, 700 East Fort Macon Road,
Atlantic Beach, NC,
May 16 - 7am - 3pm - Fishing Day Tournament on Oceanana Pier
Admission for fishing $15.00, Cash Prizes, Supper on your own
Party at 7pm on pool side in Oceanana Motel till ??????
Admission is $10.00 Cash Prizes, Game Prizes
Send check to reserve for the party by April 17th, 2015 to count
how much people for foods to:
Barbara Purifoy, 2820 Old Cherry Point Rd, New Bern, NC 28560
Will post more details later tks
will pass flyer at NCSD Homecoming on October 28th, 2014


August
August 14 - 9am - 3pm ~ N.C. Council for the Deaf and the
Hard of Hearing Quarterly Meeting
Division of Public Health, 5605 Six Forks Road, Raleigh 27609
Building 3, Cardinal Room, Sides A & B
NOTE: All Council meetings are open to the public but
 RSVP is requested so the staff can go to the meeting room the afternoon prior
to the meeting to make the arrangements to place sign language
interpreters and assistive listening devices to ensure effective
communication for everyone which is a rather complicated and
time-consuming process.

So PLEASE contact Rene’ Raeford to RSVP by August 7
Contact: Rene’ Raeford, 919-874-2245 or rene.raeford@dhhs.nc.gov
Website

All Deaf Clubs and Associations are welcome to post their event
on this website for 2 thousand visitors to see every month!.

October
October 3 - NCSD Homecoming

This date is tentative
Class Reunions on this Date:
1975
Contact Debra Lane Ketner - no contact info available at this time


November
November 6 - 9am - 3pm ~ N.C. Council for the Deaf and the
Hard of Hearing Quarterly Meeting

Division of Public Health, 5605 Six Forks Road, Raleigh 27609
Building 3, Cardinal Room, Sides A & B
NOTE: All Council meetings are open to the public but
 RSVP is requested so the staff can go to the meeting room the afternoon prior
to the meeting to make the arrangements to place sign language
interpreters and assistive listening devices to ensure effective
communication for everyone which is a rather complicated and
time-consuming process.

So PLEASE contact Rene’ Raeford to RSVP by November 3
Contact: Rene’ Raeford, 919-874-2245 or rene.raeford@dhhs.nc.gov
Website

 

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ENCSD Alumni
Christmas Tree Sale

6' - 7' - $45 | 7' - 8' - $55
8' - 9' - $80 | 9' - 10 - $100
Sales lot is located in front of
Eagle Hall behind the old
ENCSD sign.
Sales Schedule
Nov 28 - 9:00am to 9:00 pm
Nov 29 - 9:00am to 9:00 pm
Nov 30 - 12 noon to 6:00 pm
Dec 1 to the 5th - 4pm to 9pm
Dec 6 - 9:00 am - 9:00pm
Dec 7 - 12 noon to 6:00 pm
Dec 8 to 12th - 4pm to 9pm
Dec 13 - 9:00am to 9:00 pm
Last Day Dec 14 - 12pm to 6pm
Come on out to buy your
Christmas tree to support the
school
Please spread this to your
friends and family
Thanks!
ENCSD Alumni President Kimberly


 

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