Park Ranger Kara Stella provides ASL interpretation during a Ranger-guided program in Yosemite National Park. Photo: NPS Photo
Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of the Deaf Services program in Yosemite National Park. This extended weekend starts with a Welcome Social on Friday, October 11 at 6:00 p.m. and wraps up with a Farewell Social on Monday, October 14 between 9:00 a.m. and noon.
In between, it’s jam packed with activities. You can attend naturalist programs in ASL, create art, and volunteer to help the park. There is something for all ages. Events are held throughout the park, and you’ll need to purchase tickets for some of the tours.
Reserve a ticket in advance for the main event. It will be held Saturday, October 12 at the Valley Visitor Center from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. and filled with socializing and storytelling. Light snacks and voice interpretation provided.
Find a complete list of activities, more information and who to contact with questions on the Yosemite NPS website.