You’re Invited to PFLAG’s Holiday Potluck Party – Tuesday Dec. 9 at 7:30pm

Please join us at our  December meeting
for  our Annual  Holiday Potluck Party !

Tuesday, December 9, 2014, from 7;30  – 9:30 p.m.
at Owen Brown Interfaith Center
7246 Cradlerock Way,  Columbia, MD 21045

We’ll be treated to music by the Baltimore Men’s Chorus. Baltimore Men's Chorus

Please join us,  bring a dish to share, and  be prepared to relax & enjoy !!

if you can , please bring a donation for homeless families at Grassroots Shelter so they can enjoy the holiday.
Grassroots has given us the following suggestions for donations:

Must be a new item
Gift cards from Target, Walmart, Giant, Safeway, McDonald’s, Wendy’s, Burger King are welcomed
Gifts for ages 12 & over in the Shelter might include:
 Sweaters, flannel pajama bottoms (keep store tags on them), sweats (small, M, L, XL), Sports Team Items, hand-held video games under $20, Footballs & basketballs.
Games, DVD’s (such as Frozen, Fault in our Stars, Captain America, Draft Day, 21 Jump), watches & wallets, CD’s (such as One Direction, Taylor Swift, Usher, Katie Perry, Selena Gomez, Zendaya, Jackie Evancho, Ariana Grande, Frozen Soundtrack, One Republic, Adam Levine, Maroon Five)


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Sunday November 16 at 12:30 p.m. at Owen Brown Interfaith Center

On Sunday November 16, 2014 @ 12:30 p.m. the UU Congregation of Columbia will be sponsoring a talk by Suzi Gerb entitled…
“What you probably don’t know about transgender women and their oft-hidden culture”.
Location is Owen Brown Interfaith Center in Columbia, MD 21045

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Transgender Day of Remembrance – Save the Date – Thursday November 20

Candlelight Vigil & Memorial Service

Thursday, November 20, 2014 —  6:30—8:00 pm
(doors open at 6:00 pm)

First Unitarian Church of Baltimore • Sanctuary 12 W. Franklin Street • Baltimore, MD 21202

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Thursday November 20 at 6 p.m. ‘GEN SILENT’ Documentary Screening at Bain Senior Center, Columbia

Please join LGBT Older Adults Task Force of Howard County  & PFLAG Howard County at a free screening of the highly acclaimed documentary, ‘Gen Silent’ on the evening of November 20th – 6-8 p.m. at the Bain Senior Center, 5470 Ruth Keaton Way in Columbia.

The film highlights how LGBT older people fear discrimination by caregivers or bullying by other seniors,  which forces many to simply go back into the closet.

A discussion led by Dr. Imani Woody, chair of SAGE Metro DC follows the film. 

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Join Us Tuesday Nov. 11- 7:30 p.m for VERY Important Film & Discussion

TREVOR ProjectTuesday November 11th in the main room of the Owen Brown Interfaith Center at 7:30pm PFLAG will be screening the Film Trevor followed by a presentation by the Trevor Project, an LGBT youth suicide prevention program.

Film Synopsis: Funny and moving, TREVOR is about a 13-year old boy living in 1981 consumed by his love for Diana Ross and musical theatre. He is befriended by Pinky Faraday, a hunky athletic middle school classmate, and quickly becomes enamored of him.  Soon enough, word spreads that Trevor is gay and he is shunned by all his classmates including Pinky.  Realizing that he does indeed like boys, though not understanding why everyone thinks that’s such a bad thing, Trevor decides it would probably be better for everyone if he weren’t around.

But ultimately, Trevor is no victim. Help comes in an unexpected form, and by the end, it’s clear Trevor’s developing sense of self and undeniable enthusiasm for life will always see him through.

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November 14 and 15 – Gender Conference East

Gender Conference East’s mission is to provide a safe and supportive space dedicated solely to the needs of children and youth across the gender spectrum, as well as for their families and the professionals working with them.

Professional Symposium: Friday, November 14, 2014
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Family and Youth Conference: Saturday, November 15, 2014
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Location: North Baltimore Plaza Hotel, Baltimore, Md.



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You are Invited to a ‘pot-luck’ CELEBRATION on Tues. 10/14 at 7:30 p.m.

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