CELINA - Grand Lake Health System will be offering an American Sign Language workshop taught by a certified instructor beginning in April. This group will meet on six consecutive Tuesday evenings from 7 - 8:30 p.m., at the Auglaize-Mercer YMCA-North, SR 703 in Celina. Classes begin on April 2 and continue with April 9, 16, 23, 30 and May 7.

The class involves learning the "sign" alphabet as well as basic vocabulary. Interaction and class participation enables the participant to benefit from and enjoy learning this unique language. Registration is required and limited to 12 participants. A nominal fee of $25 per person is required. To register for the class please call Cindy Gaerke at (419) 394-6290.