51st Biennial NAD Conference and DeaFestival July 3-7, 2012

Uploaded by NADvlogs on 14.11.2011

The 2012 NAD Conference will be hosted at the Louisville Hyatt Hotel.
Upon entering the lobby, you will be in awe of the high ceiling and atrium.
The hotel has three hundred ninety three rooms.
You can talk with with friends on any floor while standing on the lobby floor. The hotel is an open space. Come join the fun!
Awesome! This elevator is deaf-friendly.
We are now on the second floor, just above the lobby.
There is a bar and a pool table. This is a great place to socialize.
We are in Louisville, Kentucky at Fourth Street Live!
This is where all our exciting workshops, the pageant, exhibit hall will take place. It is a stone's throw from the Hyatt hotel.
This is Kentucky's most famous person, Colonel Sanders.
We are now at the Louisville Bats' semi-pro baseball stadium.
The NAD will open our week-long Conference here on Tuesday, July 3, 2012. Come and join us.
We will watch a ballgame together. The stadium will provide captioning.
After the game, there will be fireworks!
The 2012 NAD Conference theme is "Nothing About Us Without Us!"
We will have a program and an all-you-can-eat buffet with hot dogs, hamburgers, and popcorn.
For those wondering if you could bring your children - yes you can. There is a merry-go-round and playground in the stadium.
Parents can join us and we can celebrate the spirit of America with together.
The Kentucky Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing will partner with NAD for the 2012 Conference. Yes, that is cool!
It is a beautiful day. This park is next to the Kentucky Interntaional Conference Center.
The Hyatt hotel is on the next block. And nearby is 4th Street Live where there is great food and parties.
This area will be the location of DeaFestival Kentucky. Join us for the week of July 3-7, 2012!