Saturday, January 25 at 2:00 -- The Hingham Public Library is pleased to welcome Manuel Martin, owner and Program Director of the ASL Academy in Cranston, Rhode Island. Manuel founded the American Sign Language Academy in Rhode Island over 10 years ago and has been teaching ASL to children and adults for over 25 years. He has worked to develop new teaching methods and materials that are used by ASL educators all over the country.
Join Manuel for a talk about the origins of ASL and it's local connections to Martha’s Vineyard! Learn how to spell your name, how to sign the alphabet and numbers, and more in American Sign Language. There will be an opportunity for questions at the conclusion of this program, which is sure to be fun and informative for all ages!