East Texas Deaf Awareness Week 2012

East Texas Deaf Awareness Week

April 14 – 21, 2012

Plans well underway for area school activities and displays on Deaf


Tyler Junior College Interpreter Training Program


Saturday, April 14, 2012

Second Annual EAST TX GAME DAY – 10am–8:30pm
Friendly competition encouraged – ITP groups, Deaf Clubs, HS Deaf, ASL Clubs
Finish line is skit competition, dinner and awards-for details go to

Third Annual Open House – 4:30–5:30pm
Deaf Culture Exhibits and Lab Tours – Free Admission
TJC Roger’s Student Center – Apache Rooms

5:30pm Italian Dinner-Entertainment-Awards
$15 advance ticket purchase required – for details go to
Thank You for your support of the TJC ITP Student Scholarship Fun


Second Annual competition

Saturday, April 14, 2012

East Texas Deaf Games Day

ATTENTION Deaf Clubs, ITP Groups, ASL Clubs – HS Deaf

Get your TEAM ready!!

Brains and Brawn Team Rivalry

Blind Volleyball-Comic Races-ASL impromptu Skit-Exhibit display
competition for Deaf Awareness Week

Anyone one Can Join TABLE GAMES $1 per person pay at table

10am to 8:30 pm competition – 6:30pm Italian dinner included

combo ticket $12 per participant full details on registration form

10:00am – 4:00pm Games at Robert E. Lee HS Gym – 411 ESE Loop 323 Tyler
Participants must sign a waiver of liability – contact Patrick Grona:
[email protected]

4:30pm – 5:30pm Open House/Deaf Awareness Week Exhibits competition
Tyler Junior College-Rogers Student Center-Apache Rooms
1400 E. Fifth Street -building in back located at Lake/Baxter Streets

5:30pm – 6:30pm Italian Dinner
6:45pm – 8:30pm Skit competition and AWARDS

Trophy for Team with most brains and brawn points
Games – Volleyball, Comic Races
Deaf Awareness Week exhibit competition on Deaf Culture
ASL impromptu skits performed at 6:45

For more information email Patrick Grona: [email protected]

Cost per team member $12 includes games fee/ open house/
dinner/donation to TJC ITP

Cost for individual non-game participant for evening/dinner/scholarship
donation is $15

Registration and payment must be received before Monday, April 9, 2012

Download 2012 East Texas Game Day flyer (PDF format)

Download Information and registration (PDF format)

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