Saint Francis University will host the sixth annual ASL Sign Day on April 8. Sign Day is a fun introduction to ASL (American Sign Language) for students in grades 1-12.
The event will be held from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. in the John F. Kennedy Student Center on campus. Check-in begins at 9:30 a.m.
Participants will be separated into age groups, and will take part in several fun activities throughout the 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 “Can’t Stop the Feeling” by Justin Timberlake
*Scout Troops: In addition to the above activities, scouts will learn the Scout Promise/Scout Law in sign language and be well on the way to earning a badge!
The cost for the event is $11 per participant, and includes lots of fun and a t-shirt. The registration fee is non-refundable
*Bring a brown bag lunch labeled with participant's name.