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WBP Workshop “Herbal Healing” in Victoria, BC – May 9

Subject: WBP Workshop ” Herbal Healing ” in Victoria, BC – Saturday May 9, 2009

Who? Rae-Mairi Richardson-Fandrakis

When? Saturday May 9 , 2009

Time? 1:00pm. – 5:00pm. Refreshments will be provided.

Where? Victoria – at the C.N.I.B. (Canadian National Institute for the Blind) at 2340 Richmond Road, Victoria, BC (across street Hospital)

Who contact? Lois Wood, WBP Staff, e-mail: lois.wood@vch.ca, or TTY Toll-free: 1-800-949-1155

To see colourful flyer, see attachment!

This Workshop will be Coming Soon to: Kelowna

WBP Workshop “Aboriginal & Deaf Together” in Prince George – April 25

Subject: WBP Workshop “Aboriginal & Deaf Together” in Prince George – Saturday April 25, 2009

It is Workshop Time again! The first one, WBP is very excited about!

Who? Sunshine Lezard, Okanagan Pentiction Tribe & Mary Charleson, Hesquiaht Band, Nuu-Chah-Nulth (West Coast Vancouver Island)

When? Saturday April 25, 2009

Time? 10am. to 3pm. (one hour lunch break) Refreshments will be provided by NIAD.

Where? Prince George – at the B.C.G.E.U. (Government Union Building) at 1070 – 4th Avenue, Prince George

Hearing Family members and Tribe members are Welcome, please register.

Who contact? Brenda Macalister by e-mail: blmac@xplornet.com, or Sunshine Lezard, shawn.lezard@vch.ca or Toll-free TTY 1-800-949-1155, or FAX 1-604-456-0904

Do you know any Deaf First Nations or Aboriginals in the North? Please please spread the word and let them know!!

To see beautiful colourful flyer, see attachment!

This Workshop will be Coming Soon to: Burnaby/Lower Mainland

Announcement of BC of Deaf Bilingual Coalition

Hello everyone!
There are three parts of vlogs.
Vincent Chauvet and I wish to make a formal announcement about BC Chapter of Deaf Bilingual Coalition.
Currently, there are two chapters of DBC in Canada; Ontario and Alberta.
To understand DBC better please view DBC video in the YouTube.
If you have any questions regarding DBC issues we will be happy to answer.
John Warren and Vincent Chauvet

Part 1 of 3 of Deaf Bilingual Coalition movement in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The purpose of this movement is to prevent Alexander Graham Bell Association from spreading injustice, elimination of the use of Sign Language, and oppression by the audists. The DBC promotes the basic human right of all Deaf babies and children to have access to language and cognitive development through American Sign Language.

Part 2 of 3

Part 3 of 3

Dialogue in Silence

AMAZING! Thanks to Cheryl Winter for submitting!

German video (5 minutes approx.) on the left column

Exhibition on Non-Verbal Communication (Info in English)

Support Melinda Marshall

You and your friends are invited to attend a “Fund Raiser” for me. I have cancer and my family , friends, and interpreters are attending this event to raise enough money for my cancer treatment in Germany.
The tickets are $25.00 each. The party is at: Tall Timbers Golf course. Address: 23523 56th Avenue in Langley
There’s finger food, a silent auction, door prizes, Raffle tickets for a TV, liqour will be sold, and dancing.
Friends, family, WAVLI interpreters and the Deaf community are invited.
All the Best!