Showing of “Before God We Are All Family”-October 21, Arlington, VA

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Reception at 7:00 p.m. / Film at 7:30 p.m.

Followed by a panel discussion

Unitarian Universalist Church of Arlington
4444 Arlington Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22204

For many in the LGBT community, coming out to friends or family is an intimidating, and sometimes frightening moment. For those in the Latino community the struggle is often compounded at the intersection of religion, cultural identity and family.

Bridges to Positive Youth Outcomes: Supporting LGBTQ Youth- November 6, Largo, MD

Thursday, November 6, 1:00 p.m.- 6:00 p.m.
Prince George’s Community College in the Largo Student Center
301 Largo Rd, Kettering, MD 20774

This conference will bring together youth serving professionals to:
Understand the needs of LGBTQ youth and youth professional’s role in supporting and providing service to these youth;
Network with other youth serving professionals to develop action plans to improve outcomes for LGBTQ youth;

National Coming Out Day- October 11

National Coming Out Day is observed on October 11 by members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities and their allies. It is highly encouraged for participants in this movement to wear identifying symbols, such as the pink triangle, the Greek letter lambda, and rainbows, in jewelry and on their clothing, to demonstrate their presence in all walks of life, all ages and all ethnic groups.

Planned Parenthood of Maryland Teen Talks By and For Teens- 3rd Thursday of month

Teen Talk is a monthly discussion group for teens run by trained PPM teen Peer Educators. It’s fun, informal and there’s free pizza! These programs cover a wide range of topics, from birth control to healthy relationships. Upcoming Teen Talks and Topics: October 17th: Sexual Orientation November 21st: Drugs, Alcohol, and Sexual Situations.