Category Archives: General

Lansdale Loop

MontCo chapter members may remember that I have installed a hearing loop in the Community Room of the Lansdale Public Library. The loop recently got its first public use. The library has a movie night,  every Friday evening at 6 … Continue reading

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Fulton Theatre – Lancaster

Alice Dungan notes that at the Fulton Theater in Lancaster,   each of their 2012/2013 season shows will have a captioned performance.  See the link to the Fulton under Accessible Events.

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ASL Classes in North Wales

The Deaf Hearing Communication Center http://dhcc.org  has added a new location its American Sign Language courses. The introductory course will now be offered in North Wales. For details, follow this link. http://dhcc.org/?page_id=1378

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Ice Age – Sony Closed Captioning

We went to the Regal in Plymouth Meeting today to try out the Sony closed captioning system in use at Regal Theatres, directed there by the wealth of information on CaptionFish. The movie was Ice Age – Continental Drift, but … Continue reading

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A Review of Some Hearing Aid Accessories

There is a nice review of current assistive listening devices in the Hearing Review journal, which you can rea online at http://www.hearingreview.com/issues/articles/2012-02_06.asp It does not, however, pay very much attention to conventional large area loops and conventional T-coil technology, except … Continue reading

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The Great Courses

I just ordered another DVD course from The Great Courses . We’ve been through a number of their offerings, and have found them to be of high quality, and well worth the $75 or so that they cost, at least … Continue reading

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CI Blog

MontCo member Elaine Goldberg got her cochlear implant on December 19. You can read about her experience on her blog:  http://myciadventure.blogspot.com/

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