Gender Awareness:Understanding and Supporting our Transgender Community
Thursday April 5, 2018
6:30 PM until 8:00 PM
Gender may begin with the assignment of our sex, but it doesn’t end there. The relationship between a person’s gender and their body goes beyond one’s reproductive functions
Gender is complicated.
Join Lani Blechman for this informative discussion on how we can come together to understand the differences between sex and gender and ways we can support the transgender community.
Lani Blechman has spent over 15 years of working for racial, gender, and social justice. She is the currently the library teacher at Fort River Elementary School in Amherst, MA. She continues to work across libraries, unions, and schools with children and adults to affirm our identities and to build our skills in creating inclusive communities.
Registration is required. Please contact the Blackstone Public Library at 508-883-1931 for more information.
“Gender Awareness: Understanding and Supporting our Transgender Community” is brought to you with federal funds provided by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
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