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Conference of the Deaf

Maryland/Delaware Conference of the Deaf

Date: October 12 - 14, 2012

Time: Friday at 4:00pm to Sunday at 1:00pm

Skycroft Conference Center
9621 Frostown Road
Middletown, MD 21769

Register Online: See registration form at bottom of page

Event Summary:
This is an annual retreat with simultaneous Deaf Workshop tract and Interpreter Workshop tract as well as a children's program. The theme for 2012 is "Be Steadfast" from 1 Cor. 15:58. The Deaf Workshop will be lead by Vesta Sauter, Global Deaf Affinity Group leader. She expertise includes international sign language, signing for music videos and sign choreography. She will share from her experiences from around the globe.

The Interpreter workshop will be lead by Rev. David Fair pastor to the Deaf at Mission Springs Community Church in Fremont, CA. Born to deaf parents Fair graduated from Gallaudet University and Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary. Fair brings a wealth of experience working among the deaf.
Workshop Description: Particular emphasis will be given to the depicting verbs in ASL. Professionals can earn .6 RID CEU's through this weekend.