BBHH Gift Certificates Now Available

We are pleased to announce the launch of our new gift certificates. These gift cards can be used towards any of our services, including our prenatal ASL workshop and our sign language for babies classes. For a complete description of our services, click here. These gift certificates make great baby shower gifts. They can beContinue reading “BBHH Gift Certificates Now Available”

Free Sign Language for babies Course in Carleton Place

Reduce frustration and jump-start communication! Join Lisa in Carleton Place at Under Pressure Coffee House and teach your baby how to sign. October 29 and November 5, 12, and 19 from 10:15 am to 11 am. Registration required. Email Lisa@BlackBearHealingHome.com to register or with questions

Announcing Baby Sign Language Classes

  Black Bear Healing Home is pleased to announce that Lisa is now a certified instructor with My Smart Hands. She will be teaching ASL classes to babies and their caregivers throughout Lanark County. The first session of classes will be held in Carleton Place. Stay tuned for dates. Check out this video to see a signingContinue reading “Announcing Baby Sign Language Classes”

Signing with Little People!

This picture is from the CROW playgroup held at the arena in Carleton Place. You can read more about Black Bear Healing Home’s involvement with Children’s Resources on Wheels (CROW)’s free playgroup here. Lisa is no longer attending all of the Thursday morning playgroups. However, if you are a Deaf parent or caregiver and / or youContinue reading “Signing with Little People!”

Sign and Swing! on July 30

On Saturday, July 30 Black Bear Healing Home will be hosting the next free session of Sign and Swing! from 6pm-7pm at The Yellow Park in Carleton Place (intersection of Bridge Street and Thomas Street). ASL Circle Time will begin at 6:15pm. We’ll start by reading Growing Vegetable Soup, written and illustrated by Lois Ehlert. We’llContinue reading “Sign and Swing! on July 30”

Sign and Swing! on July 23

On Saturday, July 23 Black Bear Healing Home will be hosting the next free session of Sign and Swing! from 6pm-7pm at The Yellow Park in Carleton Place (intersection of Bridge Street and Thomas Street). ASL Circle Time will begin at 6:15pm. We’ll start by reading Milk and Cookies, a story about a young bearContinue reading “Sign and Swing! on July 23”

Today’s Session of Sign and Swing! is Postponed

Today’s session of Sign and Swing! is postponed due to weather. There’s a 90% probability of rain and a risk of thunderstorms. Let’s hope the weather is better next Saturday! We’ll read Ten Little Caterpillars, sing Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star, and learn some ASL words of the week on July 16.

Our first free session of Sign and Swing! is July 9

Have you heard about Sign and Swing!? The first free session is this Saturday July 9 from 6pm-7pm in Carleton Place. Here’s a link with all of the info you need to know: Announcing the Launch of Sign and Swing! For our first ASL circle time we’ll be reading the gorgeous children’s book Ten Little Caterpillars, written byContinue reading “Our first free session of Sign and Swing! is July 9”