The recent election has left many LGBTQ people in our community with questions and concerns, a desire for healing, and more motivated than ever to take action. As local partners, Out Boulder County & A Queer Endeavor are hosting an event with the intention of bringing community together across these needs.
There Must Be Some Way Out of Here:
Coping with the Outcome of the Recent Presidential Election
by Glenda Russell
Many people in the LGBTQ and allied communities were surprised and disturbed by the outcome of the recent presidential election. The election results represent different things to different people, and some in our communities feel shattered and overwhelmed.
Out Boulder, St. Vrain Valley Safe Schools Coalition and OASOS
Thursday, November 10, 2016 -
4:00pm to 6:00pm
Saint Vrain Valley Safe Schools Coalition, OASOS and Out Boulder County are throwing a celebration and collaboration event for Gay-Straight Alliances, Allies Clubs, Gender and Sexual Alliances and all other LGBTQ clubs from St. Vrain middle and high schools on Thursday, November 10th!
Trans Youth Education and Support (TYES) and Out Boulder County present a special event for youth ages 4 through 12 who are transgender, gender queer, gender fluid, gender expansive, and for any other youth who don't identify with the gender they were assigned at birth. This event is also open to siblings of gender expansive youth.
Celebrating Our Youth: Tips on how to be a parent and ally to our gender expansive and trans children.
Themes of responding to bullying, early detection of self-harm, acknowledging we all have a gender identity, and understanding intersectionality will be addressed.
Andrew and Caitlin will be drawing upon information received at the Annual 2016 Gender Spectrum Conference they attended in California this summer as well as their personal and professional experience.