June 29, 2005
DHH Coming Events- July 1 and July 9- Los Angeles area
From: Dhhreport (WRAD) - Jun 29, 2005
1. DHH Gathering at Farmers Market/ The Grove Mall- Fri July 1, 2005
2. Beach Party- Saturday July 9- 11am- 4pm
3. DHH Happy Hour at Foodies, a deaf-owned restaurant, Sat. July 9, 4-7pm
4. Outfest Film Festival- July 7- 18, DHH movie/reception Sat. July 9 at 7pm
DHH Gathering- First Friday of the Month... Fri July 1st
Farmers Market, Fairfax Avenue and 3rd Street in Los Angeles
Meet at the Coffee Bean venue.
A lovely place to meet old and new friends with plenty of good places to choose to eat.
Free admission but parking for a fee.
ALL DAY SATURDAY-- July 9- FOR FAMILIES
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Beach party at Santa Monica Beach
Lifeguard Station #26
Near Ocean Park Blvd and Ocean Avenue in Santa Monica
11am to 4pm
Lets meet and have a good time at the beach. Come early to find free parking or parking for a fee inside the beach parking lot.
Bring volleyballs as there are volleyball nets on the beach nearby. Everyone is welcome. There are many other sport activities on the beach for your pleasure like bicycling, or roller skating, or swimming in the ocean , etc etc....
Venice Beach is nearby too.
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Happy Hour at the Foodies Restaurant - An American Grill-- Sat July 9--4pm to 7pm
( A deaf- owned restaurant not far from Santa Monica Beach).
Lovely and bright room with tall ceilings and picture windows overlooking Wilshire Blvd.
11701 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Happy Hour drink and appetizer prices from 4pm to 7pm only
Restaurant remains open until 9pm if you want to have dinner there.
Valet Parking available for $1
Food is FABULOUS and Surprising Affordable!!!!!
This is going to be a fun night to meet new and old friends at Foodies.....
Come one, come all.... everyone is welcome...... Deaf and Hard of Hearing and Friends and Families
OUTFEST 2005 IS ALMOST HERE! ( July 7-18, with Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Reception and American film "Happy Endings" with English subtitles on Saturday
July 9th at 7pm- Hollywood, CA)
2005 marks our 6th year of continuous service to the Deaf/HH community, and our Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services team (DHHS) is proud to offer services to both our festivals (summer's OUTFEST and winter's FUSION) as well as the year round weekly screening series which takes place at the Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood.
FESTIVAL DATES:Â 7 - 18Â JULYÂ 2005
DHHS is servicing 50 separate events over the course of the 12-day festival.Â
Now, if you'd like to view more specific information about the festival ahead of time, to look over the more than 200 programs, or find out more about the organization itself, please feel free to check out these links (these pix will take you to: Â the Organization home (upper)Â Â ORÂ Â the Festival Programming Pages (lower)):
OUTFEST 2005 HOME:
DHHS specifically targets NELFs & SWEs!?!! Â --Â NELFs (Non-English-Language Films!) and SWEs (Spoken-Word Events!)Â Â Â for ASL interpreting service (we also try to keep a sense of humor wherever possible!Â ;-)Â ), so keep an eye out for "SUBTITLED" in the program description for those screenings we service.
COME TO OUTFEST'S INCREDIBLEÂ GALAÂ EVENTS
We also provide interpreters at all Outfest's premiere Gala Events:Â from OPENING NIGHT (a NELF!) to our TWO CENTERPIECE events (one is a NELF) to AWARDS NIGHT (also a NELF this year!) and CLOSING NIGHT, we encourage all our deaf/hard of hearing members and patrons to come see the OUTSTANDING features we'll be screening at this year's festival!
SEE SOME GREAT INDIE FILMS BEFORE THEIR PUBLIC RELEASE!!!
PRE-THEATRICAL-RELEASE SCREENING for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing with English soft-titles!
SEE MORE HERE:Â
SATURDAY, JULY 9TH, 7:00PM Â DGA2Â * ( Sunset Blvd near Laurel Ave)
POST-SCREENING RECEPTION (9PM, following the film) -
ALL Deaf and Hard of Hearing PATRONS WELCOME!
So come on everyone, get out your "kewl" cool clothes, your flip-flops, and hottest shades, and join us @ the *DIRECTORS GUILD OF AMERICA, the SHOWCASE THEATRE, the LAEMMLE'S MONICA theatres, the ORPHEUM downtown, the REDCAT theatre, and many more!!!
CLICK HERE FOR OUTFEST'S 2005 FESTIVAL WEBSITE:
IN ADDITION to all the above, OUTFEST's D/HH Community Collaborator (WRAD) will have its block of FREE TICKETS to selected screenings available to all our Deaf / Hard of Hearing patrons and members.Â The supply is obviously limited, so pick yours up early!Â Just come to the DGA box office, let your customer assistant know your status in this community, and you'll be able to choose up to a total of six (6) tickets total per person from among the participating events.
DON'T FORGET about our Courtesy Interpreter availability at the DGA.Â Just look for our Orange Interpreter Badges on our ASL volunteers...
IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT THE OUTFEST OFFICES AT:
OR BY TELEPHONE AT:
VOICE:Â 213 480 7088
FAX:Â 213 480 7099