Upcoming Events

2016-2017 Activities, Trainings, & Meeting Dates
Please click on the above link to view all SNRP activities for the 2016-2017 school year. Click on individual links below to view/print flyers and registration forms for the specific upcoming activities.

EIPA Summer Skillshop
Dates: June 19-22, 2017
For: Interpreters
Registration: Closed

Camp Anderson
Dates: July 9-14, 2017
Grades: Post 5th – High School Graduation
Registration: Closed

Deaf-Blind Summer Institute
Dates: July 17-20, 2017
For: Professionals & Parents
Registration: Closed

Touch Signals Workshop
Dates: July 20, 2017
For: Parents & Professionals
Registration: Closed

Statewide Skill Development Workshop with Presenter Faith Powell
Dates: July 21-22, 2017
For: Professionals
Registration Deadline: July 12th

NDE Deaf/Hard of Hearing SPOT Analysis
Dates: September & October 2017 (8 date/location options)
For: Parents, Students, Deaf Educators, Interpreters, Administrators, Community Members
RSVP to Rhonda Fleischer: rhonda.fleischer@esu9.us
NDE is conducting meetings at eight different locations to seek input on the quality of educational services for children birth to age 21 who are deaf and/or hard of hearing.   The purpose is to gather information regarding the strengths, problems, opportunities, and threats around this low incidence population.  Please see the flyer for dates and locations.

Other Related Events:

It’s All About the Plan: Self-Advocacy Course for Students with Disabilities
Dates: June and July 2017
For: Students with disabilities ages 14-21
Location: The Career Academy at SCC in Lincoln
Cost: Free!

NCDHH Deaf/HH Awareness Night at the Lincoln Saltdogs Game
Date: Wednesday, June 28th
For: Community

Grandparent and Extended Family Workshop
Dates: September 23rd (Gretna), November 5th (Scottsbluff), or
November 18th (Hastings)
For: Grandparents, aunts, uncles, and anyone else who has an extended family member (under the age of 21) who is deaf or hard of hearing
Registration Deadline: See flyer (depends on location)

Eastern Nebraska Transition Conference
Date: September 27th
For: High school students with a disability

Upcoming Amplify Meetings (TBA): Held at Sheridan Lutheran Church (6955 Old Cheney Rd, Lincoln NE 68516) at 6:30 pm

Gallaudet’s 2017 Summer Youth Camps

  • Session 1: June 24-July 2, 2017
    – Exploring the Sciences (Grades 9-12: Explore chemistry, biology, and neurosciences)
    – Got Skills? (Grades 6-8: Enhance leadership and sports skills)
    – Immerse into ASL (Grades 10-12: Expand American Sign Language skills and learn about Deaf culture and history)
  • Session 2: July 5-13, 2017
    – Blackbox Theatre Camp (Grades 9-12: Learn about theater production)
    – Discover Your Future (Grades 10-12: Learn more about yourself, your skills, and potential careers)
    – Immerse into ASL (Grades 10-12: Expand American Sign Language skills and learn about Deaf culture and history)

RIT/NTID Outreach Programs

  • Explore Your Future (July 8-13, 2017 or July 15-20, 2017): A six-day career awareness program where students experience college life, enjoy hands-on activities and get a taste of real-world careers in the fields of business, computing, engineering, health sciences, science and art. (Grades 10-11)
  • Techgirlz/Techboyz (July 22-27, 2017): For students who are interested in careers in science, technology, engineering and math. Campers will build a high-tech gadget, be a commander on a high-tech mission to Mars, conduct laboratory experiments and more. (Grades 7-9)

The Children’s Tree House:
6th Disney World Youth Education Series (Y.E.S.) Trip

For Families with a Parent or Child who is Deaf/Hard of Hearing (and friends)

August 12-19, 2017
(You pick your dates!  You can add “Fun” visit
days to the beginning and/or end of this week.)

2017 NAD Youth Leadership Camp2017 NAD Youth Leadership Camp
Camp Dates: July 17-August 12, 2017
For: High school sophomores and juniors who are fluent in ASL and who demonstrate leadership qualities