Equality Utah Sandy Meeting
Statewide gay and transgender rights group Equality Utah will hold a community meeting in Sandy to discuss the basics of ordinances that extend employment and housing protections to gay and transgender residents. The public is welcome and encouraged to attend.
When: May 5, 6:30–7:30 p.m.
Where: Sandy Library, 10100 S. 1450 East
March with Equality Utah
Equality Utah is looking for people interested in marching with them during the Utah Pride Parade, June 6. To sign up, email name and shirt size to Keri Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org by May 14. Shirts in childrens’ sizes are available.
U of U Lavender Graduation
The University of Utah’s LGBT Resource Center will again hold its Lavender Graduation for spring semester graduates. The celebration will be held May 6 beginning 5:30 p.m. in the Olpin Student Union Theater. Coffee, tea and dessert will be served after, and friends, family and allies are invited to attend. All graduates will receive a certificate and a rainbow tassel. RSVP by April 30 to Katie Stiel at email@example.com.
The board members and supporters of OUTreach, Ogden’s support center for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender youth and adults, will hold a dinner and desert to benefit OUTreach’s programming. More details will be announced soon. For information contact Gary Horenkamp at 801-686-4528.
Sexuality Empowerment Workshop
The Utah Pride Center’s next empowerment workshop, Sexuality and Intimacy: It Does a Body and Soul Good, will focus on sexual health. It will cover such issues as being aware of sexual needs and motivations, increasing sexual empathy for oneself and others, and forming positive relationships with one’s body. The interactive workshop will include discussion and art. The workshop will be facilitated by Joshua Bytendorp. Particpants are asked to commit, at minimum, to the first three sessions or the last three, though all six can be taken.
When: Every Thursday from April 29 to June 10, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
Where: Utah Pride Center
Cost: $15 per three week module (scholarships available)
Info: Joshua Bytendorp at 801-573-1194