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Serving the Residents of Tennessee

Welcome to the public resource about hearing loss and deafness that is available to ALL Tennesseans regardless of your ability to hear! Check out our statewide event calendar; lending library of books, videos and equipment; Tennessee Directory of Services for People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing, and more!

Calendar of Events

Look for or post events in the deaf and hard of hearing community across the entire state of Tennessee!  The calendar is also searchable by area of the state or type of event.

Interpreted Marionette Shows

Great for children and adults alike! A variety of marionette and puppet shows performed at the Nashville Public Library are interpreted into ASL.  (A sound track accompanies the videos.)
(Special thanks to Wishing Chair Productions and the Nashville Public Library Foundation!)


Calendar of Upcoming Events

Happy Hands at the Mall - Chattanooga
Hamilton Place Mall

Happy Hands has been meeting for several years now open to all deaf hearing HOH and students of Learn more

Confident Living Program for Senior Adults who are Hard of Hearing and Blind or Visually Impaired
Helen Keller National Center for Deaf-Blind Youths and Adults

Helen Keller National Center, Senior Adult Services, is pleased to announce the dates for the Learn more

Deaf Chat Chattanooga
Starbucks Coffee
Shamblin Theater

Gate is having a BIRTHDAY PARTY... Our 15th birthday to be exact! We want to celebrate with the Learn more

Easter Brunch
Brentwood Baptist Deaf Church

BBDC will have an Easter Brunch at 9:30  to 10:15 am on April 20, 2014.  BBDC Learn more

New Materials

See a listing of the new materials added to the LSDHH collection at the Nashville Public Library.

  • big al
  • Learning to Sign is Cool!
  • Kiefer and Friends
  • When "Duck" Is Not Enough
  • Ann Silver : One Way, Deaf Way