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Holidays Around the World in ASL with Miss Jenni

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 “Ho! Ho! Ho! Merry Christmas!”, “Feliz Navidad!” (Merry Christmas in Spanish), “Hanukkah Sameach!” (Happy Hanukkah), “Ramadan Mubarak!” (Happy Ramadan), or “Subh Diwali” (Happy Diwali). Christmas, Hanukkah, Ramadan, Diwali, and Kwanzaa are just a few of the holidays celebrated around the world. Come and learn these holidays in American Sign Language. Just in time for the holiday season.  … read more >>

”Around the House” using American Sign Language with Miss Jenni 

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Have you always wanted to learn American Sign Language, or ASL? Here is your chance! Watch the following video on how to sign all the different things that could be around the house. Have fun!    In order to help you practice, check out just a few titles from our catalog and online resources:    –A Place Called Home by… read more >>

Words of fall using American Sign Language with Miss Jenni  

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Have you always wanted to learn American Sign Language, or ASL? Here is your chance! Watch the following video on how to sign all the different words related to fall. Have fun!     In order to help you practice, check out just a few titles from our catalog:    –Fall Harvest Fun by Martha E.H. Rustad   –Apple Harvest by Jenna Lee Gleisner   –I Love Fall by… read more >>

Learn all about family signs using American Sign Language with Miss Jenni 

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Have you always wanted to learn American Sign Language, or ASL? Here is your chance! Watch the following video on how to sign various family signs. Have fun!     In order to help you practice, check out just a few titles from our catalog and online resources:     Families, Families, Families by Suzanne Lang  The Family Book by Todd Parr   Ohana Means… read more >>

Learn cooking signs using American Sign Language with Miss Jenni 

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Have you always wanted to learn American Sign Language, or ASL? Here is your chance! Watch the following video on how to sign various cooking signs. Have fun!       In order to help you practice, check out just a few titles from our catalog and online resources:     The Complete DIY Cookbook for Young Chefs: 100+Simple recipes for Making… read more >>

Learn “colors” in American Sign Language with Miss Jenni

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Have you always wanted to learn American Sign Language, or ASL? Here is your chance! Watch the following video on how to sign just some of the colors that are all around us.        Check out our catalog for books to help you practice:    –Alex and His Magical Colors by Joe Denham  –Chameleon’s Colors by Harriet Evans  –Black is a… read more >>

Learn “summer” signs in American Sign Language with Miss Jenni 

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Who’s ready for summer? Here are some materials to help you practice those summer signs.   Check out our catalog for books and e-books, through Hoopla or Libby, to learn more!:    –Summer Camp Critter Jitters by Jory John   –Bummer in the Summer by Dan Gutman  –Super Summer by Bruce Goldstone  –Duck and Goose Go the Beach by Tad… read more >>

Let’s celebrate Deaf History Month!  

Every year from March 13th through April 15th, everyone should join in and celebrate Deaf History Month. This month is dedicated to those within the Deaf community who have advocated for change within Deaf communities across the country and around the world.   Check out these lists of titles within our catalog for books to learn more about Deafness… read more >>

Learn places in our communities using American Sign Language with Miss Jenni  

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Have you always wanted to learn American Sign Language, or ASL? Here is your chance! Watch the following video on how to sign all the different places within our community. Have fun!         In order to help you practice, check out just a few titles from our catalog and online resources:    –Places in My Neighborhood by Shelly Lyons   -Museums by Jennifer… read more >>

Let’s celebrate Deaf History Month!

Every year from March 13th through April 15th, everyone should join in and celebrate Deaf History Month. This month is dedicated to those within the Deaf community who have advocated for change for those within the Deaf communities across the country and the world.    Some argue what the key moments within the American History for the Deaf are,… read more >>