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Registration is Open for Camp 2015!

Deaf Camp

For ages 7-19; August 2-7, 2015 at Manidokan Camp and Retreat Center   $450

Get ready for the most fun week of the summer! Campers will participate in swimming, hiking, arts and crafts, and other great camp activities, and will learn about God’s love through daily religious education lessons and chapel. All activities will be conducted in American Sign Language. Campers will be grouped by age based on enrollment.

Register Online

Mail-in registration form

Financial aid information

 

American Sign Language Camp

For ages 7-18; August 2-7, 2015 at Manidokan Camp and Retreat Center   $450

Ready, set, sign! Campers will participate in swimming, hiking, religious education, and chapel, as well as learning the basics of American Sign Language through informal daily lessons, and then using what they learn through shared activities with Deaf campers! Campers will be grouped by age based on enrollment. Older ASL campers will share lodging and all daily activities with Deaf campers.

Register Online

Mail-in registration form

Financial aid information

 

Young Adult Deaf Camp

For ages 18 and up; June 14-19, 2014 at West River Camping Center     $455

Swimming, boating, and other fun camp activities in ASL.  For developmentally delayed deaf adults.

Register Online

For financial aid information, contact Lisa Jordan at gordoner1@aol.com.

Thank you to our 2015 donors & sponsors!

Deaf Camps, Inc would like to thank our 2015 sponsors. Our volunteers, families, and especially our campers deeply appreciate your generosity and support!

CCBC ASL club
– Cheryl Boston
Christ United Methodist Church of the Deaf
Emmanuel Baptist Church
Glenelg High School Key Club
Hiss United Methodist Church
Jamberry Nails
Kiwanis Club of Ellicott City
– Lauren Giles
– Loyola University Maryland American Sign Language Club
Magothy United Methodist Church of the Deaf
– Mr. & Mrs. Berg
Peace a Pizza
Potbelly Sandwich Shop
Quince Orchard High School ASL Honor Society
– Robert Mansfield
Safeway
Shoppers Food Warehouse
– Sheila Parrott
– Shirley & Richard Coffren
St. James United Methodist Women
St. John’s Episcopal Church, Norwood Parish
St. John’s United Church, Wilde Lake Interfaith Center
Thomas S. Wootton High School ASL Honor Society
Winston Churchill High School ASL classes
– Women of the Moose Laurel Chapter No. 1327

 

Find out how you can support us by going to the “Support Deaf Camps, Inc” tab at the top of the page.

Now Available: Deaf Camps, Inc. T-Shirts!

Show your DCI pride and support our scholarship fund by purchasing a Deaf Camps, Inc. T-shirt!

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Carolina Blue Gildan Cotton T-Shirt

Sizes available (all adult sizes): S, M, L, XL, XXL

Cost: $25.00 + $5.00 shipping

Please allow 2-3 weeks for shipping.

Order here.

 

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Support DCI with Jamberry Nail Wraps!

 

 

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No dry time, up to two weeks of wear, 300 different designs, and 20% to Deaf Camps, Inc. – you can’t lose with Jamberry nail wraps!

Choose one of the links below to participate in our fundraiser:

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Come to the Deaf Camps, Inc. Easter Party!

untitledSaturday, March 28, 2015 from 5:00-7:30 PM

Location: Christ Church of the Deaf, 1040 S. Beechfield Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21229

All ages and all signing levels welcome!

Admission includes:
* Pancake supper
* Signing Easter Bunny
* Easter egg hunt – begins at 5:45pm
* Crafts

Admission: $6 per person
Children under 12 will receive a FREE picture with the Easter Bunny.  Additional pictures $3 each. All proceeds benefit Deaf Camps, Inc’s 2015 scholarship fund.

 

Late Registration Available for the Spring 2015 Silent Weekend!

We have several spots left for our Silent Weekend, March 20-22 at Manidokan Camp and Retreat Center in Knoxville, MD!

Because the facility charges more for any additions to our numbers less than a week before the event, the late registration fees are:
-Full weekend: $275.00
-Saturday only: $155.00

We will continue to accept registration until all available spots are filled!  Please note that your spot is not reserved until we have received payment.  Use the online registration link below to register and pay online with a credit card.

Registration fee includes:
– A safe and supportive voice-off environment to practice your ASL skills
– Vocabulary and skill-building workshops
– Opportunities to participate in fun camp activities (climbing wall, hiking, games) in the beautiful Manidokan surroundings
– 5 meals—Saturday breakfast through Sunday lunch
– Accommodations in the lodge: Bunk beds or single beds for 3-5 people per room. Each room has its own bathroom with sink, toilet, and shower. The lodge has heat, AC, and a kitchenette.
– Activities begin 7pm Friday, (arrive when you can!). Check out is 1pm Sunday.  Saturday-only attendees may arrive and leave whenever they like on Saturday.  Saturday activities will run from 8:15 AM to 10 PM.

Signers of all levels welcome. All participants please respect the voice-off policy for the entire weekend.

* This event is designed for ASL students ages 18 and up. High school students may attend with a parent or guardian.  (Parent/guardian must register and pay as well.)  *

Silent Weekend Flyer (.pdf)

Register online.  – Please note that your registration is not complete and your spot will not be held until your payment is received.  After you complete the registration form, please click on the payment link on the confirmation page to enter a credit card number.

All proceeds benefit Deaf Camps, Inc’s 2015 scholarship fund.

Refunds will only be issued for cancellations made 14 days in advance (by March 6, 2015).