American Sign Language Classes

Book jacket for "The Whole Town's Talking"

ASL Book Club: 'The Whole Town's Talking'

Saturday, November 4, 2017, 2:00 pm

Discuss books with other people in American Sign Language. This month, the club will talk about The Whole Town's Talking by Fannie Flagg. The group is facilitated by Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen.
Book jacket for "Homegoing"

ASL Book Club: 'Homegoing'

Saturday, September 9, 2017, 2:00 pm

Discuss books with other people in American Sign Language. This month, the club will talk about Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi. The group is facilitated by Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen. If you need voice or video accommodation, let us know at lbph.dcpl@dc.gov.
Book jacket for "The Underground Railroad"

ASL Book Club: 'Underground Railroad'

Saturday, July 8, 2017, 2:00 pm

Discuss books with other people in American Sign Language. This month, the club will talk about The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead. The group is facilitated by Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen.
Book jacket of "Cutting for Stone"

ASL Book Club: 'Cutting for Stone'

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 2:00 pm

Discuss books with other people in American Sign Language. This month, the club will talk about Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese. The group is facilitated by Deaf Services Librarian Janice Rosen. If you need voice or video accommodation, let us know at lbph.dcpl@dc.gov.
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Beginners American Sign Language Classes

Saturday, June 17, 2017, 10:00 am

Join us in learning the fundamentals of American Sign Language: alphabet, numbers, finger spelling and vocabulary words. Please register at the Information Desk.
Cutting for Stone

Book Club in American Sign Language: Cutting for Stone

Saturday, May 13, 2017, 2:00 pm

Cutting for Stone is an unforgettable journey into one man's remarkable life and an epic story about the power, intimacy, and curious beauty of the work of healing others.
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American Sign Language (ASL) for Beginners

Saturday, June 17, 2017, 10:00 am

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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 7:00 pm

Let’s Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Intermediate Level

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 7:15 pm

February 8 - April 26, 2017: Wednesdays 7:15-8:30 p.m. Join us in this intermediate-level class.   Review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation.  Although focus is on those who already have familiarity with American Sign Language, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level.   The class is FREE. No need to register Questions?  Contact Janice Rosen, Deaf Services Librarian 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov  
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Let's Communicate in American Sign Language: Beginning Level

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 6:00 pm

February 8 - April 26, 2017: Wednesdays 6-7:15 p.m. Join us in this beginning level class, which covers 100+ ASL vocabulary words and rules of grammar. Review what you know, learn new signs, and practice conversation. Although focus is on beginners, everyone is welcome to join the class, regardless of skill level. The class is FREE. No need to register. Questions?  Contact Janice Rosen, Deaf Services Librarian 202-559-5368 or email lbph.dcpl@dc.gov  

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