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Deaf Awareness Day

Featuring ASL-friendly presentations, educational activities, and more!

In commemoration of National Deaf Awareness Week, come discover the Aquarium in a modified environment catered to guests who are deaf or hard of hearing and their families/caregivers. Guests of all ages including seniors are welcome to attend this afternoon event, which is held as part of the Aquarium’s Diversity & Inclusion Initiative and in partnership with the Deaf Community Board and the Center for Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Deaf Awareness Day at the Aquarium will feature an American Sign Language(ASL)-friendly presentation schedule, including an ASL-modified Diver in the Water Show. ASL translators will also be available at all afternoon presentations including the Wild Flight Show and DOLPHINS! “What to Expect” signage will be placed at participating exhibits and three “calm zones” will be provided for guests. Support for the Diversity and Inclusion Initiative is provided in part by a partnership with the Driscoll Health Plan and a grant from the Coastal Bend Community Foundation.To purchase tickets at a discounted rate, please email Ann Vlach at avlach@txstateaq.org

Date & Time

September 27, 2018

1:00PM - 5:00PM

Add to Calendar 09/27/201801:00 PM 09/27/201805:00 PM America/Chicago Deaf Awareness Day In commemoration of National Deaf Awareness Week, come discover the Aquarium in a modified environment catered to guests who are deaf or hard of hearing and... More info at www.thebendmag.com/events/149363/deaf-awareness-day Texas State Aquarium 2710 N. Shoreline Blvd , Corpus Christi, TX 78402 axEakIwmdzNKaowyWmiv58927

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