2011-08-18 / About Town

Registration begins for sign language courses

Two 10-week sign language classes taught by Gemma Guinguing will start Tuesday, Sept. 6, at 7 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library.

A beginner’s class will run on Tuesday nights from Sept. 6 through Nov. 8, from 7 to 8 p.m. The advanced class will run on Thursday nights from Sept. 8 through Nov. 10, from 7 to 8 p.m.

The prerequisite required for the advanced class is the ability to finger spell and the knowledge of 300 words in American sign language. The programs are free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required.

For more information, call the library at 423-7280.

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