Schedule

(No General Meetings June, July or August.)

2020 – 2021 Presentation Schedule

September 19, 2020: No Speaker, (Zoom Meeting)

October 17, 2020: “On Tinnitus” Dr. Tina Huang, University of Minnesota, (Zoom Meeting) Link to PDF on tinnitus – https://www.entnet.org/sites/default/files/TinnitusGuidelinePLS.pdf

November 21, 2020: POSTPONED

December 19, 2020:  POSTPONED

ZOOM MEETINGS RESUME IN 2021.

January 16, 2021: “The invisible problem of listening effort” Dr. Matthew Winn, University of Minnesota, (Zoom Meeting)

February 20, 2021: “Legislative and Commission Updates” Darlene Zangara, PhD, Executive Director, Minnesota Commission of the Deaf, Deafblind and Hard of Hearing. Representative Brian Daniels will also speak with information about a bill he is presenting to the Minnesota House of Representatives. (Zoom Meeting)

March 20, 2021: “Self Care and Managing Emotions” Kristen Swan, MA, LP, HealthPartners (Zoom Meeting)

April 14, 2021: BOOK CLUB. From 4:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time) until 5:30 p.m. (Central Standard Time) the book club will meet to discuss the novel “Deaf Sentence” by David Lodge.[email social@hlaatc.org for the meeting link]. Read more about this book club in this blog post (Google Meet Meeting)

April 17, 2021: “Impact of social distancing on persons with sensory loss during COVID-19 pandemic” Katherine Teece, AuD, University of Minnesota. (Zoom Meeting)

May 15, 2021: “Clear Speech” Mary Bauer, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Specialist, Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services, MN Department of Health & Human Services. (Zoom Meeting)

Regular Monthly Meetings are on break for the summer, but the Book Club is still meeting in the summer.

May 26, 2021: BOOK CLUB. From 7:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time) until 8:30 p.m. (Central Standard Time) the book club will meet to discuss the memoir “Life After Deaf” by Noel Holston. Author Noel Holston will join us for our discussion. [email social@hlaatc.org for the meeting link]. Read more about this book club in this blog post (Zoom Meeting)

July 12, 2021: BOOK CLUB. From 7:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time) until 8:30 p.m. (Central Standard Time) the book club will meet to discuss the novel “Not a Sound” by Heather Gudenkauf. Author Heather Gudenkauf will join us for our discussion. [email social@hlaatc.org for the meeting link]. Read more about this book club in this blog post (Zoom Meeting)

August 19, 2021: BOOK CLUB. From 6:00 p.m. (Central Standard Time) until 7:30 p.m. (Central Standard Time) the book club will meet to discuss the memoir “Shouting Won’t Help” by Katherine Bouton. Author Katherine Bouton will join us for our discussion. [email social@hlaatc.org for the meeting link]. Read more about this book club in this blog post (Zoom Meeting)

 

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