September 2015 Newsletter
We, Le COBDA, will be having an outing to Farmers Market.
Saturday, September 12, 2015
TIME: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
WHERE: Dearborn & Polk (Printers Row Park)
700 S. Dearborn, Chicago, IL
****Bring your cash only as the vendors selling do not accept credit cards. Also bring your own bag for the vegetables you buy to take home****
The Farmers Market closes at 1:00 PM. We may have lunch at 12:00 PM or so.
After the Farmers Market around, we will be having lunch at Hackney’s Restaurant which is close by walking. Please bring your money to pay for your own lunch.
Hackney’s Restaurant in Printers’ Row
733 S. Dearborn St.
Chicago, IL 60605
Paratransit services drop-off and pick-up passengers at 733 S. Dearborn Street at Hackney’s Restaurant.
PLEASE have your ride ready by 2:00 PM, no later than 2:00 PM. Please be aware that we will be not assisting or waiting for anyone to leave after 2:00 PM. Thank you.
For people who drive, there is a parking lot at the corner of Dearborn and Polk. The cost of parking is $10.00 or little more for all day.
Members: Pay for your own lunch. Also it would be appreciated if you are willing to pay for your own SSP’s lunch.
Be sure to show up on time or a bit early; we appreciate your assistance.
Le COBDA President
Thank you for your generous donation to our fundraiser. Our raffle was a success, and that raffle would not have been possible without your help. The raffle funds will be used to the cost of running our DeafBlind Training & Retreat 2016.
Congratulations to the three winners!!
1st: Catie Eller
2nd: Heidi Dodge
DBC 2016 – DEAFBLIND CRUISE 2016 – DBC 2016
THIRD ANNUAL DEAFBLIND CRUISE
WE’RE GOING TO ALASKA!!
7/10/2016 – 7/17/2016
ALASKA CRUISE FOR DEAFBLIND, DEAF, FAMILIES, AND FRIENDS FOR EIGHT DAYS AND SEVEN NIGHTS OF FUN, COMMUNITY, AND ADVENTURE!
SEATTLE, KETCHIKAN, TRACY ARM FJORD, JUNEAU, SKAGWAY, VICTORIA, B.C.
PRINCESS CRUISES – THE RUBY PRINCESS SHIP.
7/10 SUN – DEPART SEATTLE, WA 4:00PM
7/11 MON – AT SEA – ALL DAY
7/12 TUE – KETCHIKAN, AK 6:30AM-3:00PM
7/13 WED – TRACY ARM FJORD CRUISING 5:00AM-9:00AM
7/13 WED – JUNEAU, AK 12:30PM – 10:00PM
7/14 THU – SKAGWAY, AK 6:00AM-5:00PM
7/15 FRI – AT SEA – ALL DAY
7/16 SAT – VICTORIA, BC 7:00PM-MIDNIGHT
7/17 SUN – ARRIVE SEATTLE, WA 7:00AM
ALASKA – THE FINAL FRONTIER, WE WANT TO SHARE THE BEAUTY AND ADVENTURE WITH THE DEAFBLIND COMMUNITY, THEIR FAMILIES, AND FRIENDS.
PRICES INCLUDE STATEROOM, MOST MEALS AND BEVERAGES, ON BOARD ENTERTAINMENT, AND ONE DBC 2016 BRAILED T-SHIRT.
PRICES START AT $1,263.00 PER PERSON BASED ON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY – TWO GUESTS PER ROOM.
PRICES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE BASED ON AVAILABILITY.
$350.00 CHECK DEPOSIT PER PERSON RESERVES YOUR STATEROOM.
CRUISE FARE MUST BE PAID IN FULL BY MARCH 15, 2016. CANCELLATIONS WILL BE CHARGED A $75.00 PROCESSING FEE.
THIS VERY SPECIAL AND EXCITING CRUISE IS HOSTED BY DnA TRAVELS, LLC.
CONTACT US WITH QUESTIONS AND TO REGISTER: DBC@DNATRAVELS.ORG.
DnA TRAVELS, LLC
ANGELA ZIEBOL – CEO, NIC-M, CI, CT
DERRYN GREY – CFO, SC:L, NIC-M, CI, CT
JODY CHRISTIANSON – CO-HOST, NIC
(916) 243-0936 VIDEO PHONE
(808) 557-1434 VOICE& TEXT
17761 69TH PLACE N. MAPLE GROVE, MN 55311
Chicago Park District
Adult Art & Crafts
For Deaf & Hard-of-Hearing Adults with visual & intellectual disabilities
2741 W. Montrose Ave
September 19th to December 2nd
$51 class fee
(Ages 60+ – 50% discount)
6:30pm – 8pm
For individuals with deafness & intellectual disabilities
8pm – 9:30pm
For blind & visual impaired individuals with deafness
For more information about the Arts & Crafts classes, please contact:
Amanda Keeton, Special Recreation Coordinator for Deaf & Hard-of-Hearing
773.273.6617 Direct Video Phone & Voice
Sarah B. Faber, Program Specialist for Deaf & Hard-of-Hearing
773.796.3525 Direct Video Phone & Voice