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ASL Sign Day 2014

Event Details

Start Date:  April 6, 2014
Start Time: 10am
End Time: 2pm
Location: JFK Student Center
Phone: 814-472-3064
Email: gdearmin@francis.edu

ASL will host the third annual Sign Day on April 6th, 2014. Sign Day is a fun introduction to ASL (American Sign Language) for students in grades 1-12. The event will be held from 10 am - 2pm in the JFK Student Center at Saint Francis University. Check-in begins at 9:15 am.

2014 Sign Day Registration Form

COST: $10 per participant – Registration deadline March 07, 2014 (Registration fee is non-refundable). Registration includes lots of fun and a T-shirt. Registrations after 3/7/2014 will not receive T-shirts.

BRING: A brown bag lunch labeled with participant’s name.

Sign Day 1 Sign Day 2 Sign Day 3

Participants will be separated into age groups. Take a look at some of the things we will do that day:

  • Learn the American Manual Alphabet
  • Learn to count with ASL (American Sign Language)
  • Learn about the origin/ history of the American Manual Alphabet and American Sign Language
  • Learn the Pledge of Allegiance
  • SIGN JAM! – Jam in ASL to “Dynamite” by Taio Cruz

For Scout Troops: In addition to the above activities, you’ll learn the Scout Promise/Scout Law in sign language and be will on the way to earning a badge!

In the event of inclement weather, please check WJAC-TV for cancelation information. Make-up day is 4/13

Saint Francis University aims to be as accessible as possible. Please contact our Accessibility Services Coordinator, April Fry, with specific inquiries at 814-472-3176 or complete our online request form at http://francis.edu/accessibility-accommodation-request/.