Deaf Awareness Week Schedule – Sept 20-26

Deaf Awareness Week is BACK in Houston!   Thanks to a great team in Houston for bringing Deaf Awareness Week (DAW) back to Houston.  Read the rest of the schedule for the upcoming events!
 
Deaf Awareness Week Activities ~ SEPTEMBER 20 – 26, 2009
DAW Proclamation
Tuesday, September 15th at the City Hall
900 Bagby
Houston, 77002
Starts at 2 p.m.

Bring your ID card for identification to get in the Council meeting on Tuesday as we proclaim DAW to the Houston City Council.

Sunday, September 20, 2009
300 Houston Bowling Center
925 Bunker Hill Rd., ( south of I-10), Houston 77055
3 to 8 p.m. – Bowl for fun!

Tuesday, September 22, 2009
Houston Center for Independent Living
6201 Bonhomme, Houston 77036
OPEN HOUSE ~ FREE
from 10 a.m. to NOON

Wednesday, September 23, 2009
Communication Axess Ability Group
1445 North Loop W., Suite 910, Houston 77008
OPEN HOUSE ~ FREE
from 2 to 4 p.m.

Thursday, September 24, 2009
Career and Recovery Resources
2525 San Jacinto, Houston, 77002
OPEN HOUSE ~ FREE
from 1 to 4 p.m.

Friday, September 25, 2009
Steak Country Buffet,
1010 Antoine Drive @ Katy Frwy., Houston, 77055
from 6 to 9 p.m. – Bring Money to eat food.

Saturday, September 26, 2009
Deaf Empowerment and Awareness Fair
Woodhaven Baptist Deaf Church
9920 Long Point Road
Houston, Texas 77055
~~~~ FREE ~~~~
from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information contact Kathy Walters, Chairperson
Email: kathyladell@yahoo.com

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About Billy Koch

Billy Koch, a deaf professional who works in the IT industry, currently works for The Methodist Hospital System for MITIE as a IT Project Coordinator. Billy has over 15 years of IT experience behind him. Billy is the son of a deaf parents, and has a deaf brother as well. He grew up in a mainstream program with no deaf education program. He was first exposed to the deaf culture when he attended Gallaudet University for his Bachelors from 91-96.Billy has a MBA from West Texas A&M, and is currently the Executive Director of Greater Houston Deaf Connections, a non-profit organizations that focuses on education, advocacy, and support for deaf and hard of hearing people. He is an aspiring guy who wants to also educate the community of what they can do and what they can achieve.

2 Responses to “Deaf Awareness Week Schedule – Sept 20-26”

  1. Rara says:

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  2. Rara says:

    SteaKountry Buffet,
    1010 Antoine Drive @ Katy Frwy., Houston, 77055
    from 6 to 10 p.m.

    Saturday, September 26, 2009
    ~~~~~ Deaf Empowerment and Awareness Fair ~~~~~
    Woodhaven Baptist Deaf Church
    9920 Long Point Road
    Houston, Texas 77055
    ~~~~ FREE ~~~~
    from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Good news flu shot free… 10 am to 2 pm come on and get your kids to get flu shot…