Deaf mime performing twice March 22 at BHC


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Posted Online: March 20, 2013, 8:37 am
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Press release submitted by Doris Strand


In celebration of Disabilities Awareness Week, Black Hawk College will host deaf mime JJ Jones for two performances Friday, March 22 at the Quad-Cities Campus.

Jones will perform for hearing-impaired elementary students as well as BHC students from 11:40 a.m. to 12:40 p.m. in Building 4, second floor, Hawk's Nest.

His second performance will be from 2-2:50 p.m. in Building 1, Room 306 (auditorium).

For more information, contact Erica Murphy at 309-796-5464 or Susan Sacco at saccos@bhc.edu.



















 




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