Events Calendar

8-24

Diamondback's Disability Expo

11:00 am - 3:30 pm

The D-Backs invite you to come out for their Third Annual Disability & Human Services Day. ACDHH will also have a booth at this event.

Contact:

Beca Bailey
480-264-0189   VP
b.bailey@acdhh.az.gov

Location:

Chase Field
401 E. Jefferson
Phoenix, AZ 85004

8-25

Transition Conference

8:00am - 5:00pm

Arizona’s Fourteenth Annual Transition Conference, Promote Strengths and Inspire Success, is a collaborative, cross-stakeholder professional development event aimed at providing meaningful and pertinent information needed in the transition planning process for youth and young adults with disabilities. This annual conference provides a dynamic array of national speakers, state level experts, and includes participation of youth, young adults, and family members. Session content is structured around three topical strands: (1) strategies for enhancing youth success, (2) family involvement, and (3) interagency/community collaboration.

Contact:

Jeannette Zemeida
Jeannette.Zemeida@azed.gov

Location:

Talking Stick Resort
9800 East Indian Bend Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85256

8-28

One-Night Screening of "No Ordinary Hero: The SuperDeafy Movie"

7:30 pm

"When a deaf actor who plays a superhero on television looks beyond his cape to influence a deaf boy to redefine what "being normal" means, he also finds inspiration to transform himself." Join us for a one-night exclusive screening of the film in Phoenix, AZ! Tickets must be reserved in advance by 8/20/14 online at http://www.tugg.com/events/10337 This film is the first of it's kind to have a Deaf Director, Deaf Producer, and many Deaf actors! The film is in ASL and voice with subtitles for all to enjoy.

Contact:

Colleen Green
(520) 260-6763   Voice
colleen_greenaz@yahoo.com

Location:

AMC Arizona Center 24
565 North 3rd Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004

9-12

Senior Safety Event

9:00am - 12:00pm

Event organizers include Phoenix Police Department, Human Services Department, and Parks & Recreation Department will hold safety presentations and keynote speakers in our auditorium. The event will feature partner information tables in our lobby as well.

Contact:

Debbie Wesch
602-495-0905   Voice
debra.wesch@phoenix.gov

Location:

Devonshire Senior Center
2802 E. Devonshire Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85016

9-28

Childsplay's "Charlotte's Web" ASL Interpreted performance

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

CHARLOTTE’S WEB By Joseph Robinette, Based on the book by E.B. White Back by popular demand, one of Childsplay’s most beloved productions returns to the stage with a brilliant version of E.B. White’s American classic. Meet Wilbur, an endearing piglet in grave danger of ending up as pork chops, and Charlotte, the wise and winsome spider who becomes his true friend. Get caught up in Charlotte’s Web as we spin this timeless story onto the stage! Ask for ASL preferential seating when contacting the box office for the best seats. Twenty minutes before the show, a synopsis and characters' sign-names are presented.

Contact:

Tempe Center for the Arts Box Office
480-350-2822   Voice
info@childsplayaz.org

Location:

Tempe Center for the Arts
700 West Rio Salado Parkway
Tempe, AZ 85281

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10-4

Octoberfest

Dinner Ticket $100.00 per person (tax deductible)
RSVP by September 26, 2014
Hotel $119.00 per night plus tax (single or double)

Day Golf
Lookout Mountain Golf (next to the Pointe Hilton)
Golf Ticket (18 holes): $75.00 per player
RSVP by September 30, 2014
Prizes will be awarded!

Contact:

Donna Leff
2014Oktoberfest@gmail.com

Location:

Pointe Hilton Tapatio Cliff's Resort
11111 North 7th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85020

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11-7

Vision Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology Exposition (VRATE)

9:00am - 4:00pm

VRATE is the only  exposition in the Southwest dedicated to presenting information related to  vision loss and it is free to the public.This is the 18th  consecutive year that VRATE will be presenting the latest information and  technology demonstrations available related to Blindness, Low Vision, and  Deaf-Blind issues.

Contact:


602-273-0582   Voice

Location:

Phoenix Convention Center / South building (on the South side of East Washington Street)
33 South 3rd Street Rm 150-159
Phoenix, AZ 85004