Wednesday, September 16, 2009


The workshop schedule:

Friday evening, October 2, 2009 - Leadership Training by Libby Pollard

6:30 p.m. to 9;30 p.m.

Saturday - all day , October 3, 2009 - Parliamentary Procedures Training by Libby Pollard.

Libby is a licensed Deaf parliamentarian. The workshop is conducted in American Sign Language.

8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. - Lunch will be sold.

Morning will be general discussion about parliamentary procedures and afternoon will be role playing and using mock meetings to play out the roles of each officer position.

The Leadership Training and Parliamentary Procedures Training will be presented at GSLAD in St. Louis, Missouri. GSLAD has hired Libby Pollard to come to help the deaf community learn to do a better job of leading organizations. The other organizations are invited to join GSLAD in the learning process of improving running the meetings and build a better relations among the community.

The following organizations are welcome to join GSLAD in this endeavor:

Missouri Association of the Deaf
St. Louis Chapter of Missouri Association of the Deaf and other chapters in Missouri
RTR/DCC - St. Louis Metropolitan Round Table of Representatives/Deaf Community Center
St. Louis Bell Club

and other organizations that serve the deaf and hard of hearing are welcome, too. There are about 70 organizations.

Any questions, feel free to email to Paul Kiel, the workshop coordinator at

Seats are limited.

Refreshments will be served Friday evening.

Box lunch will be sold for $6.00

Cash bar will be open both nights.

The workshop is at

2190 Creve Coeur Mill Road
Maryland Heights, Missouri 63043

Seats are limited.

First Come - First Served.

Special needs need to be arranged by September 30th.

The deadline to accept registration is September 30th.

Thank you!