Two Deaf Events by Collin College 4/18/15 – DFW


Welcome to two Deaf events, both organized by Collin College faculty, staff and students!

Registration is now open online for the Silent Dinner.

Deaf, Deaf World: A Simulation of Deaf Culture (ASL not required, voicing discouraged!)

Saturday, April 18, 2015
1:00-5:00 PM

•Experience life in an entirely Deaf environment
•Become familiar with Deaf history and experiences
•Learn about civil rights for the Deaf community
• Learn some American Sign Language
•Enjoy Deaf theater and ASL slam
•Discuss advocacy and interpreting •Meet community vendors

Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center


Children must be supervised at all times.

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Silent Dinner & Entertainment (ASL only, no voicing!)

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Dinner: 6:00-7:30 PM, Entertainment (Dack Virnig): 7:30-9:00 PM
Spring Creek Campus Living Legends Conference Center

Evening Ticket Pricing:
6 p.m. Dinner and Show – Register and pay by April 9; link in calendar at Dinner tickets are not sold at the door.
Adult Dinner Options: $20 Choice of chicken fajitas or cheese enchiladas
Children Dinner: $12 king ranch chicken choice for children ages 5-17.
7:30 p.m. ASL Performance Only:

$15 per person and children under 17 get in free with an adult Tickets (cash only) will be sold at the door until seats are filled.

Register and pay online at, link in Calendar and Events. For general questions regarding the event please contact Cris Nunn at [email protected]. For questions about registration and payment, contact Don Weasenforth at [email protected]. PRE-REGISTRATION & PAYMENT BY 4/9/15 REQUIRED FOR DINNER
Online registration and payment for dinner and the evening event can be found at:

For Donations to the Collin College Future Interpreter Education Fund
By check payable to: Collin College, write “Dack Virnig” in the memo section

Mail to:
Donald Weasenforth, PhD
Dean of Academic Affairs
Communication and Humanities

Collin County Community College District
2800 E. Spring Creek Parkway
Plano, Texas 75074

By credit card, do so at , select “Other” and type in “Dack Virnig”


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