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DCC 2010 Early Bird Deadline Extended

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We have extended both the early bird registration deadline AND the call for papers deadline! We are hoping you will come to Vancouver July 13-18th for a wonderful national conference. We have exciting presenters and events planned for everyone who comes. The deadline for early bird registration is now FEBRUARY 15th 2010!

Please refer to www.dcc2010.com for more information and to register.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Vancouver this July! Also, please check our website often as we will have blog updates with lots of news and information about Vancouver and the DCC 2010 event! You can also register online and get a direct link to the hotel booking website.

If you have any questions or concerns please feel free to email me at this address.

Local Deaf Leader Carrying Olympic Torch

LOCAL DEAF COMMUNITY LEADER

– Dan LeCours –

WILL BE RUNNING WITH THE OLYMPICS TORCH

ON

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4TH, 2010

IN

SQUAMISH, BC

HIS RUN WILL BE STARTING ALONG STAWAMUS RD

FROM:  CAUTION CHILDREN PLAYING SIGN

TO:  VALLEYVIEW PLACE SIGN ON STAWAMUS RD

This is his second time to run with an Olympics torch.  He carried a torch during the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics torch relay in Richmond, BC.  He will be representing our Deaf community in BC.  He is involved in many Deaf organizations such as Canadian Deaf Sports Association (CDSA), British Columbia Deaf Sports Federation (BCDSF) and Western Institute for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (WIDHH) for many years.

There will be a community gathering afterwards in Squamish after Dan’s run.   More details to be followed.

Come on over and watch/support him!

For more information please contact Wendy Bruce at wbruce73@gmail.com.

 

 

Click here for flyer: Dan torch bearer

 

AT APPROXIMATELY 5:45 PM

Canadian Dictionary of ASL Workshop

Please click on the attachment for more information:Canadian Dictionary of ASL workshop Flyer

Weekly Events? Monthly Meetups? Let us know!

Deafbc.ca would like you to inform us of weekly or monthly social events within the community to advertise!

Coffee meetups, pub nights, sports teams, seniors gatherings, etc..

Please send us information to share with the whole community!

Please include:

Time of event
Location (city & street)
Type of event
Date of future events
Contact information (if needed)

Thanks!

 We are really looking forward to a fun, and exciting 2010!

Please email: vandeaf@telus.net or use the comment bar on the right side of the screen to send info. 

Both contact methods are confidential!

Canadian Deaf Curling Championships 2010

Winter FunClick Here: Winter Madness
Fundraiser for the Canadian Deaf Curling Championships 2010
When: January 28th, 2010
5 p.m. to 12 a.m.
Where: G Sports Grill and Bar
1208 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC
www.thebestgspot.com