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It’s time, friends and foes! A time to rise up, unite resources, build support, educate and especially be “heard” by those who live in Houston. Although Houston is the 4th largest city in the US, we have yet to see a central hub where Houstonians can find a variety of useful information in one place. HoustonDeafNetwork.com will do its best to fill in the missing gaps and help you fulfill your needs. But wait, there’s more than just providing you information… continue »

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ASL Social May 2010

Saturday, May 1, 2010 – Latino

Friday, May 7, 2010 – ASL Social

Friday, May 21, 2010 – ASL Social

Saturday, May 22, 2010 – Latino

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Looking for two Interpreters for Deaf

RespondBy | Apr.28, 2010 | Filed in: Interpreter

Writers in the Schools is hosting our Young Writers Reading May 2nd. This free public event recognizes the best young writers in Houston. Students in the WITS program have their poems and short stories selected in a juried competition; the best work is published in an anthology called Blooms. WITS students read their work before their peers, family members, and the general public. continue »

Is God’s Love Important Enough for the Deaf to Know, Too?

9 CommentsBy | Apr.27, 2010 | Filed in: Blogs,News

Let me start off by saying that having been an atheist, I realize that not all of you will agree with everything I am writing about, but understand that it comes out of a deep love for equality in continue »

St. Dominic Deaf Center

Mass in Sign Language, voice interpreters provided for hearing members.(NOT and interpreted Mass) Religious Education for Sacraments for Children Sacrament Preparation for Adults for Baptisms and Weddings Interpreters provided for Services at other Catholic Churches: eg, Funerals, Missions, etc. Mass every Sunday at 11:15am followed by social Deaf Club provides planning for monthly events
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Adult CPR/AED class for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing

RespondBy | Apr.21, 2010 | Filed in: Training

The American Red Cross in partnership with the Hearing Loss Association of Houston and Texas Arrhythmia Institute is holding an Adult CPR/AED (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation / Automated external defibrillator) class for the Deaf/Hard of Hearing on Saturday, April 24th from 8am to 12:30pm. continue »

Business Convention and Expo of the Deaf!

RespondBy | Apr.21, 2010 | Filed in: News

There is a fast growing number of Deaf Professionals and Deaf Entrepreneurs who are looking for qualified ASL interpreters who have the knowledge, skills, and experience in business, marketing, sales, entrepreneurship, finance, real estates, negotiation and other areas that will help attract hearing clients for their Deaf business. continue »

Deafness in Africa & Haiti

RespondBy | Apr.19, 2010 | Filed in: Education

Are you curious about Deaf Education and teacher training in other countries? Their culture, their language, their day to day lives? Dr. Victor Vodounou, professor of Deaf education and continue »

Boys Next Door at Dionysus Theatre

An Off-Broadway success, this very funny yet very touching play focuses on the lives of four developmentally disabled men living in a communal residence under the watchful eye of a sincere but increasingly despairing, social worker. continue »

Deaf Awareness Week 2010 – Meeting April 17 2-4 p.m.

3 CommentsBy | Apr.13, 2010 | Filed in: Community

It is that time again – to prepare for Deaf Awareness Week 2010.  Last year the DAW Committee did an awesome job running Deaf Awareness Week.  So now this year – we are starting off with some planning and having our first meeting of the year to prepare for DAW 2010.  The meeting will be held at Metropolitian Multi-Services Center from 2 to 4 p.m. in Classroom #2 on April 17th (Saturday). continue »

ASL Choir Night CLHS

The Clear Lake High School Deaf Culture CLub presents The 3rd Annual ASL Chroir Night on May 7th, 2010 at 7pm. Come and enjoy the show! continue »

Class on Effective Communication

RespondBy | Apr.13, 2010 | Filed in: Community,Law,Support

Free Seminar by the Houston Bar Association and the Montrose Counseling Center. HIV/AIDS and the Law. continue »

HIV/AIDS and the Law

RespondBy | Apr.11, 2010 | Filed in: Law

The Houston Bar Assoc. AIDS Outeach Committee and the Montrose Counseling Center are sponsoring a free seminar for persons living with HIV/AIDS, their attorneys, health care providers, family members, partners and friends. Come and learn how to fight continue »

Outdoor Family Picnic 2010

RespondBy | Apr.07, 2010 | Filed in: Activities

Come and join the outdoor family picnic on Saturday, May 15th, 2010 from 9am till 3pm. There will be prizes, for more info… continue »

Southwest Deaf Bowling Association

Bowlers and fans, come and join Southwest Deaf Bowling Association hosted by Lone Star Deaf Bowling, Inc. There will be door prizes. For more info… continue »

International Deaf Panel

RespondBy | Apr.05, 2010 | Filed in: Community

Come and see a panel of Deaf community members from all over the world talk about their experiences growing up in another country. continue »

CROMANIA! – ASL COMEDY SHOW

Crom Saunders’ one-man show features skits that incorporate pop culture, impersonations, improvisation, American Sign language, puns, and physical feats into one big laugh fest. continue »

Houston Black Deaf Advocates General Meeting

RespondBy | Apr.04, 2010 | Filed in: Community

Houston Black Deaf Advocates is having a general meeting at Houston Public Library located at Montrose, 4100 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006 on April 10, May 8, and June 12 from 2pm to 4pm for each meeting. For more information, please contact Margo continue »

Ella and Friends Dog Park

Every 2nd Sunday of each month
Apr 11th, 2010
Sunday, 3pm to 6pm

Next to the Jimmy Burke Activity Center

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2-A-Days Sports Bar

Every 2nd Sat. of each month
Apr 10th, 2010
8pm till closing
$5 cover due to UFC night

10555 Pearland Parky
Houston, TX 77089
713-991-0453
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Celebrate the resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ.

RespondBy | Apr.03, 2010 | Filed in: Community

Come celebrate the resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ. Northeast Houston Baptist Church (NEHBC) in Humble, TX will have a sign language interpreter for Easter Sunday and for the month of April and May 2010. continue »