“Enhancing Your Life with Hearing Assistive Technology” is a description of the many assistive devices, other than hearing aids, that may enhance communication and safety of people with hearing loss. They are tools that make understanding better. They are devices that protect us.
The presentation will be focused more towards the “hard of hearing” and last about 45 minutes in length. A Q&A session will take place after the Presentation.
Speaker Bio: Ed Schickel is a former Chemical Dependency Therapist who has been a member of Hearing Loss Association of America since 2001. He uses a hearing aid and a cochlear implant to assist his communication. Ed received training in a HAT program sponsored by HLAA and Gallaudet University, and through the many National HLAA conventions he has attended. As a member of HLAA, Ed is a former HLAA Co-State Chapter Coordinator, past president of HLAA Kentuckiana and a founding member of HLAA KY Home. Currently, he is the editor of www.hearinglosskentucky.org.
This color walk/run will begin and end at McNeill Elementary and features an easy 1.3 mile course. During the race, participants are doused with color at various color stations. This is a family friendly event and open to the entire community. Join us for some colorful fun!
For more info visit our website at FlyingColorsBG.DoJiggy.com.
There is something for everyone at our annual event! Race categories include a Half Marathon, Two-Person Half Marathon Relay, 5K Run, 5K Fun Walk, and Kids One Mile Run. Awards will be given in each age division for the Half Marathon and 5K Run Events.
Teams of four or more people will receive a $2.00 discount on their race entry!
Teams can compete for three coveted awards: “Best Team T-Shirt”, “Biggest Team” and “Team Raising the Most Money”.
Event participants receive a Shirt, breakfast foods and pasta party ticket.
REGISTER BEFORE FEBRUARY 16TH TO GET THE EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT!
Please join us for our 11th Annual Shake Your Paw Ball benefiting the Barren River Animal Welfare Association. This is our largest fundraiser of the year! We count on the community’s support to continue to serve the homeless, neglected and abused animals in Glasgow and Barren County.
For questions, sponsor information and ticket info, please email Molly Taylor at firstname.lastname@example.org. Tickets available after the New Year via the BRAWA website.