EwOk, the World’s Most Famous Deaf Professional Gamer

We saw in Unusualverse that the video game has been one of the last conquests of Sign Language. Now, from the industry’s point of view, Deaf people are also rampaging as professional gamers and streamers. This is EwOk, a Deaf gamer and online streamer with so much talent that people want to learn Sign Language to communicate with her.

Read the rest of the story at https://www.unusualverse.com/2019/09/ewok-videogame-deaf-fornite.html?m=1.

Drama Kids ASL Cabaret

ASL Cabaret in red letters with yellow splashes on a black background.

Join us for Drama Kids of Wilmington’s 3rd annual cabaret. This year is especially unique as we will be presenting our songs both in sung word and in ASL through live, theatrical interpreters. A portion of proceeds will go towards the Delaware School for the Deaf. Come see for yourself what is sure to be a moving, beautiful evening.

Where: Gibby Arts Center (at the Everett Theatre), 51 W. Main St., Middletown, DE 19709
When: October 19th 7-9pm
Cost: $5.00 (most proceeds will be donated to DSD school)

More Details at https://www.ticketsource.us/whats-on/middletown-de-19709/gilbert-perry-center-for-the-arts-the-gibby/drama-kids-asl-cabaret/e-vovaxj?fbclid=IwAR3zAE0yzOxwRxqXdpUvRe6hR9Z6Cs02iSfMvRd4ICXU3W1wKIP1JWrc2Is.

Reminder – DAD Meeting this Sunday September 15

DAD LogoPublic Welcome

September 15 (Sunday) at 1pm

Bear Library (just off Route 1)
Meeting Room #3 (see note below)
101 Governors Pl, Bear, DE 19701

Note: We’ll meet in meeting room 3 inside the library, past the other meeting rooms at the entrance of the library. The room is located on the other side of the book checkout area when you walk in on your left side and just before a computer classroom.

Public Comments open on Advisory Guidelines for Aircraft Onboard Wheelchairs

The U.S. Access Board has released for public comment advisory guidelines for wheelchairs used on commercial passenger aircraft during flight. These onboard wheelchairs are provided by air carriers as a means of facilitating the transfer of passengers with disabilities to aircraft lavatories since personal wheelchairs cannot be used in the cabin. Comments should be submitted no later than October 21, 2019.
#WheelchairAccessibility, #NetDe, #DeSCPD

https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2019/08/20/2019-17873/advisory-guidelines-for-aircraft-onboard-wheelchairs

#NowWeSee a link to the Federal Register, A daily journal of the U. S. Government to read the article requesting public comment.

DAD Meeting (September 15, 2019)

DAD LogoPublic Welcome

September 15 (Sunday) at 1pm

Bear Library (just off Route 1)
Meeting Room #3 (see note below)
101 Governors Pl, Bear, DE 19701

Note: We’ll meet in meeting room 3 inside the library, past the other meeting rooms at the entrance of the library.  The room is located on the other side of the book checkout area when you walk in on your left side and just before a computer classroom.