BECAUSE Conference 2015
April 17-19 | Bisexual Empowerment Conference: A Uniting, Supportive Experience!
Movie with discussion to follow.
A touching comedy that tells the story of a gay couple faced with temporary custody of a recently orphaned 11-year old nephew. There will be time for discussion after the movie.
There is no charge.
Hosted by Trisha Falvey, Licensed Family Therapist specializing in LGBT issues.
Please join Twin Cities Pride for the Pride Art Exhibition on Thursday, May, 21st, 2015 in conjunction with the Twin Cities Pride Grand Marshal Reception and Silent Auction.
This event is free to attend and features hors d’oeuvres and desserts, cash bar, as well as live music.
The awards program begins at 6 pm.
TELLING QUEER HISTORY is a series of gatherings based on sharing stories in an open, informal, and participatory format. It’s about connecting queer communities, queer history and generations so that we can learn from our shared past, present, and future.*
Sunday, JUNE 14TH, 2015
Hennepin County Central Library
Eleanor Savage – founder of Vulva Riot
Other panel speakers TBD
Intersectional performance work
2:00–2:30pm – Snacks and mingling, contribute to the story quote page or timeline
2:30-3:15pm – Welcome and meet featured storyteller
3:15-4:00pm – Break into small groups and share your own stories – Many storytelling formats to choose from.
4:00-4:15pm – Come back together as a big group and share insights and highlights from small group discussions.
Interested in being a guest speaker or helping put on the next event? Contact the event organizer (Rebecca Lawrence rjlawrencephotography@gmai
*Allies are welcome to join, listen and volunteer. Hearing our stories is a great way to be an ally, allowing and assisting us in having the space to tell our stories is a way to be an advocate. Thanks!