OUR SUPPORT MEETINGS
Our meetings are structured to feature a program of interest to our community, along with plenty of time for sharing and discussion. All discussion is confidential.
Chapter meetings are held from 6:30 - 8:30 pm in the conference room at Diversity Richmond, located at 1407 Sherwood Avenue behind the Diamond. Diversity has several entrances, so enter the door marked for the Iridian Gallery. Once inside, turn right and go down a short hallway. The conference room will be on your right.
October 9, 2018:
Dr. Archana Pathak, a Professor in the Department of Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies at VCU will be the featured speaker at our October 9 meeting. Dr. Pathak has been involved in social justice and diversity work for over 20 years. She will give a brief overview of her work, her engagement with the LGBTQ+ community and take questions.
November 13, 2018
TBD. Check back for updates.
Virginia TIES - October 20, 2018
Don't miss Equality Virginia (EV)'s Virginia Transgender Information and Empowerment Summit (TIES), to be held on Saturday, October 20 at the Parham Road campus of J Sargent Reynolds Community College. You'll have an opportunity to increase your awareness and knowledge of trans issues by attending one of the many workshops that are offered. The summit will also feature a youth corner and a service provider's track. Many local groups will also have tables there. You can find out more and register for the summit at https://www.equalityvirginia.org/ties/.
"Ask a Trans Person" Film Screening & Panel Discussion - Wednesday, October 24:
This special EV-sponsored event involves screening part of the documentary “Gender Revolution” followed by a Q&A discussion with members of the local transgender community. Hearing their stories is a step toward building understanding and support. The event will take place from 6:30-8:00 pm at the Swift Creek Mill Theatre, 17401 Jefferson Davis Highway in Chesterfield. Come early for the reception