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October is LGBTQ History Month and National Bullying Prevention Month

October is LGBTQ History Month and National Bullying Prevention month and we’ve got two great easy opportunities for you to show support for LGBTQ youth: Wednesday, Oct 16 is #PronounsDay, an international day of recognition that seeks to make respecting, sharing, and educating about personal pronouns commonplace. Referring to people by the pronouns they determine(…)

The Sonoma County Timeline is Now on Display at SSU

The Sonoma County LGBTQI Timeline is on display at Sonoma State University until Dec.13 as part of Queeries, Queer Artists And Identity. The exhibit is in the Sonoma State University Library. It is free and open to the public whenever the library is open. But you will require a $5 parking pass to park at SSU.  The SoCo LGBTQI(…)

The Spahr Center Holds Free Drop-in Discussion Groups for Older LGBT Folks in Marin

NOVATO DISCUSSION GROUPFacilitated By Nancy Flaxman, MSWWhere: MARGARET TODD SENIOR CENTER 1560 Hill Rd, Novato, Room 3When: FIRST TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH, Noon to 2:00 PM Scent freeTuesday October 1, 2019 12:00 PM to 2:00 PMSociety’s Homophobia, Transphobia, and Heterosexism October 11 is National Coming Out Day. What are the ways, both subtle and overt, that we as LGBT people(…)

Try Bingocize for Fun and Falls Prevention September 28

Join a friendly Bingocize exercise game led by Sister Frances of the Russian River Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence and learn about helpful local programs and services for adults 60+ on Sat., Sept. 28, 11 a.m.-noon, at the Central Santa Rosa Library, 211 E St., Santa Rosa. There’ll be free fun and prizes for all ages who try the(…)

Free LGBT+ Awareness Trainings for All Caregivers Happens September 26

Caring for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBTQ+) Older Adults and Adults with Disabilities  Become empowered, supported and informed about the unique needs of LGBT+ older adults and adults with disabilities. Understand how the caregiver’s approach affects the client’s care. Learn about LGBT+ identity and caregiving. Improve awareness and communications with and about LGBT+ people. Earn(…)

Russian River Pride Happens Sept. 7

Russian River Pride 2019 ” Flooded with Love ” Street Music 10 am with DJ Loren Henry Grand Marshall Cleve Jones MC’s Berlin and Diva D Parade 11 am Events: Friday Sept 6 Karaoke and Cocktails 8 pm R3 Hotel Saturday Sept 7 Parade 11 am Main Street Rainbow Cattle Company 10 am Pre Parade(…)

The Spahr Center Marin Hosts LGBT Drop In Discussion Groups for LGBTQ Seniors

NOVATO DISCUSSION GROUPFacilitated By Nancy Flaxman, MSWWhere: MARGARET TODD SENIOR CENTER 1560 Hill Rd, Novato, Room 3When: FIRST TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH, Noon to 2:00 PM Scent freeTuesday September 3, 2019 12:00 PM to 2:00 PMCaring for Ourselves and Others As LGBT people, we are often faced with creating our own “families of choice”. How do you hope to provide(…)