The life and teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will be celebrated in Boulder through a repertoire of community-led events on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017. Boulder will honor Dr. King with a day of special activities that will inspire Boulder residents to action. The day’s schedule includes art exhibits, interactive workshops, poetry and discussions. This celebration, organized by community organizations and the City of Boulder, is sponsored by the city’s Human Relations Commission.
This strength-based, primary prevention, experiential program will focus on boundary setting, verbal and physical intervention tactics, and on adrenaline management in a trauma informed manner. The class will be taught by IMPACT and will focus on:
-- Boundary-Setting featuring a variety of "tools."
Potluck Alert: Please provide a main/side dish, salad or dessert if possible (not required).
With “Resilience” as a theme for this holiday, Lisa Wallace, OASOS intern, and Jean Hodges will shine light on scenarios regarding difficult conversations that can arise during the holidays for all ages. Hear past experiences and gain advice to assist in providing a positive outcome.
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.
The Denver Millennial March is an all-accepted, all-inclusive march through the city of Denver on Inauguration Day, which will take place January 20, 2017, and be held by teamLOVE. teamLOVE is a group of Boulder students and youth dedicated to making the future responsible. Our goal is to protect progressive legislation to support the rights of ALL humans by fundraising and providing an event for groups like Planned Parenthood, the Gay-Straight Alliance, Greenpeace, the NAACP, and more to come together and communicate the cause.
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.
Spread the Word - Save the Date:
LGBTQ-activist & all around fantastic musician HEATHER MAE is coming to Western Stars Gallery Studio / Ax & Oar Restaurant on Thursday, 9/29 rom 6-8 PM - Lyons Last Thursdays / Arts Stroll...
Just one of the many stops on her nationwide "I AM ENOUGH" CD release tour...