Social Activities


This is a free event for all families with children of any age who have any degree of hearing loss, adults who are deaf or hard of hearing, and professionals who support us. We'll have hotdogs, chips, cookies, fun for the kids, and a great time visiting with one another!  Feel free to bring your own lawn chair or blanket.

RSVP to Melanie Lindsay at



SPEAKER: Mike Helms, Vice President, Adult Education and Outreach for Bridges for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing in Nashville. He is the father of two wonderful girls.    

TOPIC: “Know Your Child” Making decisions for your deaf and hard of hearing child can be difficult. This topic focuses on encouraging parents through that process.

Friday, May 31:  5-9 pm: Registration and Social

Saturday, June 1:  8am-7:30 pm: Meals, Keynote Speaker, Breakout Sessions, Vendors, and Recreation time


The 4 E's of Raising a Deaf or Hard of Hearing Child: Expose, Educate, Embrace, and Elevate

Families will learn about different concepts and how they tie into how families can elevate their deaf or hard of hearing child’s language.


Who: Come one!   Come all!
Come spend the day with NCTAD picnic while Sunny or Raining
Bring your family, friends to meet with old & new friends and have fun!
We will cook hamburgers, hotdogs and more!
All Activities are available at the park: Hiking, Biking, Camping, Canoeing, Swimming, Golfing and more!

Sponsored by Tennessee Sprint Relay


We have Nashville Chapter Tennessee Association of the Deaf at 10:30 a.m. business meeting followed by Patroit's Day themed party. Bring:Sides for the main dish (We are bringing the meat). Please reply to Brenda or Steph what you are planning to bring for the party. Cost: $5 if you don't bring a side, dessert or drinks. Everyone is welcome to attend!


Join us for some games! We have some standards like UNO and dominoes and you are welcome to bring your favorite board games from home!


Family and Children’s Story Time

Designed specifically for children with hearing concerns.
Songs & Wiggling       Stickers & pictures         Wonderful Books to Share

We will join the scheduled story time with Marcia Donvan, Storyteller

Please come and join the fun!

Response is REQUIRED:

Tracy Duncan