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Vlog: Deaf Culture Centre Variety Show

Deaf Culture Centre Variety Show here again…It’s my 2nd vlog announcement.

Please spread to anyone who is an artist or a film maker wants to give a demonstration at DCCVS please contact Vincent Chauvet, Art Exhibit or Leanor Vlug, TV Media.

10th Deaf Mini-Timberfest coming up soon!

When: Next summer – Thursday July 29th to Monday August 2nd, 2010
Where: Same place at Williams Lake, Stampede Campground
More information and registration will announce later this summer.

Chairperson: Ken Pilh kenrose87@shaw.ca
Registrar: Leonor Johnson leonorjohnson@hotmail.com

BC Deaf Poker Tourney on March 6th! New Location!

Hello our poker fellows!
We are happy to announce that Deaf Roller Hockey Team are hosting another poker tournament on Friday the 6th of March, 7PM SHARP!!! Even with the better news, it will be held at NEW LOCATION, 3175 Kingsway, Vancouver BC! Only 3 blocks west from Joyce st. Poker room is downstairs from the front entrance to a pub. Or you can enter back door from the alley. Please dont bring any alcohol beverages this time, unless if you can keep them in your vehicles, then we wont have problem! You can buy drinks from upstairs pub, they service beers, high balls, water, pop, coffee, etc! We will provide snacks!
Rules will be the same from previous tournamentsm $40 for each of buy-in, re-buy up to 3rd round and add-on. Hopefully we will have 6 new poker tables built for that tournament!!

ps we will have BC Deaf Poker on Facebook soon!

Cheers – Richie Dyck
bcdeafpoker@hotmail.com

FREE Yoga PAH Class, Saturday, Feb 28

namaste:

all across canada, there will be FREE yoga classes on saturday, feb. 28 at participating studios 🙂

http://www.yogadaycanada.ca

I will be offering a FREE yoga class in ASL !
saturday, feb. 28
1:00- 2:30 pm
East Side Yoga Studio
(near commericial)

bring a friend !

hope to see you there

stay tuned for more details

namaste
leonarda
www.yogapah.com

Deaf Dancers

This is an awesome dance, called the Thousand-Hand Guanyin, which is making the rounds across the net.

Considering the tight coordination required, their accomplishment is nothing short of amazing, even if they were not all deaf . Yes, you read correctly. All 21 of the dancers are deaf. Relying only on signals from trainers at the four corners of the stage, these extraordinary dancers deliver a visual spectacle that is both intricate and stirring. Its first major international debut was in Athens last year at the closing ceremonies for the 2004 Paralympics. But it had long been in the repertoire of the Chinese Disabled People’s Performing Art Troupe and had traveled to more than 40 countries. Its lead dancer is 29 year old Tai Lihua, who has a BA from the Hubei Fine Arts Institute. The video was recorded in Beijing during the Spring Festival celebrations this year.