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 »
Houston Black Deaf Advocates Hosts a Crawfish & Fish Fry Cookout. The fundraising profit goes to 2014 Southwest Regional Black Deaf Advocates Conference. Contact Essie Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or tickets. continue »
This post was submitted by Shawn Richardson.RespondBy Amber Warren | Mar.05, 2014 | Filed in: Activities
5000 Katy Mills Cir,
Katy, TX 77494
This post was submitted by Amber Warren.RespondBy Genova Sarabia | Feb.28, 2014 | Filed in: Activities,Articles,Community
Come One,Come ALL. Join ME and Friends for ASL Story Hour. Watch and learn as our ASL Story Time Friends share children’s classics with children of all ages and abilities through American Sign Language! continue »
This post was submitted by Genova Sarabia.
Sat, Mar 1 – Sagemont
Fri, Mar 7 – ASL Social
Fri, Mar 14 – Sugarland
Fri, Mar 21 – Silent Dinner
Fri, Mar 28 – N. HoustonRespondBy Tori Schultz | Feb.27, 2014 | Filed in: Community
Talking Hands, the American Sign Language Organization at Stephen F. Austin, is hosting its Spring deaf culture workshop on March 1st from 11am-4pm. Meet-and-greet begins at 11, lunch will be catered at 12, and our panel of experts starts at 1. Panelists will include individuals immersed in the Deaf world on a daily basis. Cost to attend is $10. Come out and learn about a culture many don’t understand! If you have questions contact us at email@example.com | http://talkinghandssfa.wix.com/talkinghands.
This post was submitted by Tori Schultz.RespondBy Dan Mustain | Feb.27, 2014 | Filed in: Articles,Community
The Deaf Evangelism Conference 2014 will be at Woodhaven Baptist Deaf Church March 7 – 9. Friday March 7, Dinner at 5:30 PM and worship at 7 PM. continue »
This post was submitted by Dan Mustain.RespondBy Christina Belbas | Feb.27, 2014 | Filed in: Activities
The next Sagemont Deaf social will be from 6 to 8 P.M. on Saturday, March 1, 2014. We will be in room 117 again; just follow the signs. This month’s theme is Texas, so bring some good Texas food to share and be prepared to practice signing. We hope to see you there!
This post was submitted by Christina Belbas.RespondBy Incognito | Feb.21, 2014 | Filed in: Activities,Community
Attend the first annual UH American Sign Language “Idol” Contest! There will be 3 performances this semester. Tickets are free!
Performance #1: Who am I?
Contestants will perform using ASL only, showcasing their research of historical and influential members of the Deaf community.
Come and “meet” someone famous! continue »RespondBy Incognito | Feb.21, 2014 | Filed in: Activities
We are having a Social on February 22, 2014 from 5-7 p.m. in “the Overflow” at Second Baytown. The address in 6227 North Main in Baytown 77520.
WHO IS INVITED? All Deaf, Hard of Hearing, their families & friends, ASL students and anyone else who would like to make new friends (Deaf and hearing), have fun, and improve their ASL skills. Special Performance by the REL ASL Club.
There has long been a lack of a place in the east Houston/Baytown area where families can come together and we hope look forward to having this every month so come out and join us for our first Baytown Deaf/ASL Social.
We will have snacks but you are also welcome to bring your favorite dish or snack.
713-870-5287 voice or text
Mannafest speaks to the heart of God’s meeting of manhood and provides resources to build up true manhood to last for a lifetime.
Crossover Bible Fellowship is hosting Mannafest Conference (men conference) in Houston, Texas on Friday, February 28th and Saturday, March 1st, 2014. You must register at http://www.mannafestconference.com. ASL interpreter(s) will be provided.
Three ways to become a better man
1. Mannafest is the key to unlocking your God given purposes as a man.
2. Mannafest will help you use God’s Word to navigate life’s traps and correctly align your family with His will.
3. Your manhood is under construction. Through Kingdom Man, Manhood Restored and 33 The Series, Mannafest provides the tools you need for the job.
TerpExpo and CAAGVRS Bring You CROMANIA! An ASL Performance By Crom Saunders
Saturday, March 8th, 8:00 P.M.
Houston Marriot South at Hobby Airport
9100 Gulf Freeway, Houston, TX 77017
$5.00 a Person at the Door
Proceeds Go to Deaf Women United and the “Five Eyes Project”
This post was submitted by Amanda Tuite.RespondBy Robert Yost | Feb.14, 2014 | Filed in: Activities
There will be a BBQ social sponsored and host by the Show of Hands ASL student club of the Lone Star College system. Everyone in the Houston Deaf community are invited to attend this social on Saturday February 22nd starting at 5pm until 9pm.
The name of the restaurant and its address is:
Spring Creek BBQ
4220 F. M. 1960 W.
Houston, Tx 77068
This location is just to the EAST of Veterans’s Memorial/Stubner-Airline. Come by for some ribs, brisket, loaded baked potato or whatever you like. And be prepared for a great evening of ASL signing with your friends. See you there.
This post was submitted by Robert Yost.RespondBy Incognito | Feb.04, 2014 | Filed in: Community,Support
Join us to learn about what’s new at Sorenson including ntouch® VP, ntouch® for Mac®, ntouch® PC, ntouch® Tablet, ntouch® Mobile and services offered exclusively to Sorenson customers. Refreshments will be provided. continue »1 CommentBy Amber Warren | Feb.04, 2014 | Filed in: Activities
Katy Mills Mall Food Court – Deaf Social
5000 Katy Mills Cir
Katy, TX 77494
Friday, Feb 7, 2014
This post was submitted by Amber Warren.RespondBy Rafael Gonzalez | Jan.31, 2014 | Filed in: Activities
Houston Deaf Latino. ( Rafael. Gonzalez )
Steak Kountry Buffet
1010. Antoine. Dr @. I-10 Fwy
Houston, Tx. 77055
Saturday : February. 8. 2014
Time: 4:00 pm. To. 9:00 pm
This post was submitted by Rafael Gonzalez.2 CommentsBy Margo Jarreau | Jan.31, 2014 | Filed in: Community
Tim Thorn— A Retired Long-Time Teacher of the Deaf
Curtis Barber— A Young Talented CODA Giving His MLK Oratory
Kunle Adegboye— An Owner of a Business Providing Computer Service
When: Saturday, February 15, 2014
Where: 9920 Long Point RD, Houston, TX 77055
Soul Food will be sold and the proceeds go to our 5th Biennial Southwestern Regional Black Deaf Advocates Conference, hosted by HBDA. The conference is scheduled for August 1 & 2, 2014
Regina Grant——-Food coordinator
This post was submitted by Margo Jarreau.RespondBy Margo Jarreau | Jan.31, 2014 | Filed in: Community,Resource Center
Join Us for Our Meeting of Houston Black Deaf Advocates
Saturday, February 8, 2014
Metropolitan Multi-Service Center
1475 West Gray
Houston TX 77019
The board meeting is closed to everyone except board members
1pm – 2pm
Bylaw meeting for HBDA members
2pm – 3pm
Non-members can observe Bylaw
Houston Black Deaf Advocates
It is public to visitors, ASL students, and interns. Only HBDA members have the right to express opinions during meeting. If you are interested in becoming new member, click for membership form below: http://www.hbda.org/membership.html
This post was submitted by Margo Jarreau.RespondBy Sherah Payton | Jan.31, 2014 | Filed in: Activities
There would be a social at:
Pappas Bar-B-Q (1960 at I-45)
703 FM 1960 W.
Houston, TX 77090
From 5:00 pm to closing.
If you do come, please order something. This is not a free social. Thank you!
This post was submitted by Sherah Payton.RespondBy Christina Belbas | Jan.31, 2014 | Filed in: Activities
Hello everyone! Sagemont will host the Deaf social on February 1 from 6 to 8 P.M. This month we will be in Room 117 instead of The Hall; look for the signs to help you find Room 117. This month’s theme is Valentine’s Day, the day of love! We will talk about how God shows His love to us. Bring a finger food to share and be prepared to talk in sign language!
This post was submitted by Christina Belbas.RespondBy Matthew Dickens | Jan.31, 2014 | Filed in: Resource Center
Career and Recovery Resources is hosting free tax filing assistance on Saturday mornings in February. You can RSVP at the website or call at 832-431-3785 (VP).
This post was submitted by Matthew Dickens.