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May 2015
May 1 “Kick Off” on Hearing Loss
Black Mountain Senior Center
1 Rhododendron Rd.
Black Mountain, NC  28711
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
For all times and for more information, please contact Kim Reed, (828) 665-8733
May 1 – 29 Hearing Loss Library Display
Rowan Public Library
250 W. Fisher St.
Salisbury, NC 28144
For more information about these events, please contact Ivy Williams, (704) 568-8558
May 1 – 29 Hearing Loss Library Display
Gaston County Public Library
1555 E. Garrison Blvd.
Gastonia, NC 28054
For more information about these events, please contact Ivy Williams, (704) 568-8558
May 2 Health Fair Information Booth
West Asheville Baptist Church
926 Haywood Road
Asheville, NC 28806
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
For all times and for more information, please contact Kim Reed, (828) 665-8733
May 6 Free Adult Hearing Screening
George Skinner Senior Center
112 E. Blount Street
Kinston, NC
9:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon
For more information on these events, please contact Diana Charbonneau, (252) 243-3104
May 7 Hearing Loss Expo sponsored by CapTel
WNC—Virginia Boone Building
1301 Fanning Bridge Road
Fletcher, NC 28732
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
For all times and for more information, please contact Kim Reed, (828) 665-8733
May 7 Hearing Loss Information Booth
Lee County Public Library
107 Hawkins Avenue
Sanford, NC 27330
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
For more information on these events, please contact Kay Satterwhite, (919) 859-8526
May 8 Free Hearing Screening for Adults
North Granville Senior Center
118 Highway 15, North
Stovall, NC 27582
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon
For more information on these events, please contact Kay Satterwhite, (919) 859-8526
May 11 Hearing Loss Information Booth
Warren County Public Library
119 Front Street
Warrenton, NC 27589
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon
For more information on these events, please contact Kay Satterwhite, (919) 859-8526
May 14 Polk County DSS In-Service Training
9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
For all times and for more information, please contact Kim Reed, (828) 665-8733
May 15 “STAND DOWN” Event Information Booth
W. G. (Bill) Hefner V.A. Medical Center
Building 6, Social Room
1601 Brenner Ave.
Salisbury, NC 28144
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
For more information about these events, please contact David Litman, (336) 541-6451
May 15 Hearing Loss Presentation
Spring Arbor Assisted Living Center
Kill Devil Hills, NC
2:00 p.m.
For more information on these events, please contact Diana Charbonneau, (252) 243-3104
May 19 Hearing Loss Information Blitz at New Hanover Senior Services
New Hanover Senior Center
2222 South College Road
Wilmington, NC 28403
9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
For information on events in the Wilmington area, contact Pam Poretti, (910) 251-5702
May 20 Hearing Screenings for Adults (Age 18 and Older—Appointments Required)
Neighbors Network
706 1st Ave., South
Conover, NC
9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Contact (828) 464-1111 to schedule an appointment.
For more information or to RSVP for events, contact Cynthia Harmon, (828) 430-7185
May 20 Presentation and Free Hearing Screening
George Street Senior Center
811 George Street
New Bern, NC
10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon
For more information on these events, please contact Diana Charbonneau, (252) 243-3104
May 21 Veterans and Their Families Hearing Health Fair (co-sponsor)
W. G. (Bill) Hefner V.A. Medical Center
Building 6, Social Room
1601 Brenner Ave.
Salisbury, NC 28144
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
For more information about these events, please contact Ivy Williams, (704) 568-8558
May 21 Veterans and Their Families Hearing Health Fair (co-sponsor)
W. G. (Bill) Hefner V.A. Medical Center
Building 6, Social Room
1601 Brenner Ave.
Salisbury, NC 28144
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
For more information about these events, please contact David Litman, (336) 541-6451
May 21 Hearing Loss Presentation to Lions Club
Elizabeth City, NC
1:00 p.m.
For more information on these events, please contact Diana Charbonneau, (252) 243-3104
May 26 “Hearing Loss and Healthcare”—Special Event Presentation
Blue Ridge Electric, Community Room
2491 US Hwy 421 South
Boone, NC
9:30 a.m. to 1:00 pm
For more information or to RSVP for events, contact Cynthia Harmon, (828) 430-7185
May 26, 27 Two Night Book Discussion—“The Odyssey of Hearing Loss”
By Dr. Michael A. Harvey
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
For all times and for more information, please contact Kim Reed, (828) 665-8733
May 27 Hearing Loss Presentation
Cashier Senior Center
355 Frank Allen Rd.
Cashiers, NC 28717
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
For all times and for more information, please contact Kim Reed, (828) 665-8733
May 28 Hearing Loss Information Blitz at Carolina Rivers Care
Carolina Rivers Care
1839 Onslow Drive
Jacksonville, NC 28540
2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
For information on events in the Wilmington area, contact Pam Poretti, (910) 251-5702
   
June 2015
June 6 What: NC Deaf Blind Poker Run, fundraising event for Deaf Blind Camp Dogwood
Who: Sponsored by NC Deaf Blind Associates
Where: Starts at Shelton’s Harley Davidson, 1046 Industrial Dr, Smithfield, NC
Time: 10:30 a.m. – 12N
Cost: $7.00 BBQ plates for non-riders, free for riders
Contact: Amy Bean, amyrebeccabean@hotmail.com, 919-928-7507
June 20 What: Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Event
Who: Sponsored by NC Deaf Blind Associates
Where: Governor Morehead School, 329 Ashe Ave, Raleigh, NC 27606 at the dining hall
Time: 11:00 a.m. – 5 p.m., lunch at 12N
Cost: $7.00, hamburger/hotdog plate, tickets must be purchased in advance
Contact: Ricky Covington, rdccrusader@gmail.com, 919-520-0909, John Sherwood, 919-324-3762, outside of triangle contact ncdba.treasurer@gmail.com
June 25 - 28 Who: NC Registry of Interpreters for the Deaf
What: Conference, joining forces with NC Association of the Deaf
Where: Hilton Charlotte University Place, Charlotte, NC
For more information contact: Joni Hedrick, ncridconferencechair@gmail.com
June 28 – July 3 What: 33rd Annual Camp Sertoma for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Children
Who: Sponsored by NC, Virginia and Maryland Sertoma Clubs, camp serves children ages 8-16
Where: Millstone 4-H Center, 1296 Mallard Drive, Ellerbe, NC 28338
Applications due by May 25, 2015
Contact: SertomaDeafCamp@gmail.com
See brochure
   
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Hyatt Regency New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
   
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