Is it a sign?
Give a thought this week to the thousands of people who have to use their hands to speak. May 4 – 10 2015 is New Zealand Sign Language Week. Learn more here
As one of the three official languages of New Zealand, there is always plenty of interest in learning sign. It’s a great skill to have
During Youth Week, on May 27, Dannevirke and Pahiatua Libraries will be hosting sign language workshops for youth in Years 7 to 13 at school. See the flyer NZ Sign Language Workshop for Youth May 2015 Please let us know if you are interested in coming.
We also have books about signing, and often the local REAP (Rural Education Activities Programme) offers courses.