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AJ Brown Upcoming Craft Fairs

Canamade
151 West Cordova
Saturday, March 20 from 11 am until 8 pm

Blim Craft Market
Heritage Hall
3102 Main at 15th Avenue
Sunday, March 28, 11 to 4 pm

I will have my greeting cards, art prints, book and maybe some
small original artwork available for sale during these two days.

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GVAD First Aid Workshop

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Out from Under: Disability, History and Things to Remember

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FREE exhibit from Ryerson University in Toronto, ON
At UBC Robson Square (beside the skating rink)
Only 4 days remaining!! Ends Sunday March 21st at 5:00p.m.
Exhibit has full ASL, and many other access features.

Visit www.ofu.ryerson.ca  to learn more about the exhibit
but take advantage and come in to see it while it is in Vancouver!!

Job Club Workshop Descriptions

 Western Institute for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Job Club Workshop Descriptions

 Week One

Disability Management: Tuesday, April 6

Deaf: 9:30-11:30am, Presenter:  Rytch

Hard of Hearing: 1:30-3:30pm, Presenter: Max

Learn how to manage your disability (hearing loss) in the workplace.  You will learn how to ‘inform’ and “educate your employers” (on the job or during the interview) about how to work with your hearing loss/deafness.

Learning for Life: Wednesday, April 7

Deaf and Hard of Hearing group: 1:30-3:30pm, Presenter: Karen / Nikki

Learn how to use the Web-based employment website.  We have special guests Karen Foot and Nikki Doherty from the Learning for Life Project.

 Networking: Friday, April 9

Deaf group: 9:30-11:30am, Presenter: Marco

Hard of Hearing group: 1:30-3:30pm, Presenter: Maxine

Discuss the importance of networking and how to do it.

Week Two

Workplace Expectations: Monday, April 12

Deaf group: 9:30-11:30am, Presenter: Rytch

Hard of Hearing Group: 1:30 – 3:30pm, Presenter: Marco

Discuss what to expect in the workplace.  Topics include team work, job place behaviour, grooming and appearance and effective communication on the job.

 Communication and Approach: Tuesday, April 13

Deaf group: 1:30-3:30pm, Presenter: Rytch

Explore strategies on how to improve communication and resolve conflict with employers/co-workers/HR people.

 Communication and Approach: Wednesday, April 14

Hard of Hearing group: 1:30-3:30pm, Presenter: Maxine

Explore strategies on how to improve communication and resolve conflict with employers/co-workers/HR people.

 Job Interview Skills / Role Play: Thursday, April 15 (Deaf Group)

Deaf: 9:30-11:30am and 12:30-2:30pm, Presenter: Rytch / Karen

Learn how to properly work your way through job interviews.  You will be video taped and feedback will be given in the class to practice and perfect your skills.  (The DVD will be destroyed after the workshop to protect confidentiality).

 Job Interview Skills / Role Play: Friday, April 16 (Hard of Hearing Group)

Hard of Hearing: 9:30-11:30am and 12:30-2:30pm, Presenter: Maxine / Marco

Learn how to properly work your way through job interviews.  You will be video taped and feedback will be given in the class to practice and perfect your skills.  (The DVD will be destroyed after the workshop to protect confidentiality).

Click on the attachment for full schedule: Job Schedule

History of Deaf Community and Classifiers Workshops

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History of Deaf Community and Classifiers workshops Flyer

Want to know more about the history of the Deaf Community?
Want to know which Classifiers to use in ASL?
TWO Workshops for ONE Price!
VCC & BCCSD proudly host workshop with 

Vincent Chauvet
(History of Deaf Community at 10:00 am – Noon)

Julie Martin & John Warren
(Classifiers in ASL at 1:00 – 3:00 pm)

Vancouver Community College
1155 East Broadway, Vancouver (Broadway Campus)
Saturday, March 27th, 2010 – 10 am to 3 pm
$20.00 registration fee

 For information: Sandra Fennings at sfennings@vcc.ca

 Fund Proceeds to Deaf Canada Conference 2010-SLIC

 (Bring your own note paper and pen)  
Including a free bottle of water. Bring your own lunch.
Pay at door, either cash or cheque (payable to BCCSD)