Events & Programs

PFLAG monthly meetings

1st Tuesday each month (except July) 7:00 pm
Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Silver City
3845 N. Swan, Silver City NM.

Brunch Every Sunday

Vickie’s Eatery
315 N Texas Street, Silver City NM
starts at 11:30 am
Sponsored by LGBTQ Grant County

Programs, Events, Workshops

Creating Inclusive Schools for LGBTQ+ Students

Friday, September 13, 2019
8:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Register with our → Registration Form

What: A free, full-day workshop for educators in Grant, Hidalgo, Luna, and Catron counties.  Co-sponsored by WNMU School of Education.  Workshop will be conducted by trainers from GLSEN Albuquerque, GLSEN.ORG. Includes a free, on-site catered lunch. [ Event Flyer PDF ]

Who:  Public School educators such as administrators, teachers, social workers, paraprofessionals, psychologists, librarians, educational support staff, and WNMU students. Workshop participation limited to 40 people.

Why:  Numerous articles in journals such as Educational Leadership confirm that providing affirmation, a voice and a safe place for your LGBTQ students at school creates a more effective teaching and learning experience for all, reduces bullying and improves overall school climate.
Learn more → ASCD.ORG

Previous Programs

If you have a program topic you would like to share, please let us know.

→ Film and Discussion
Led by Wendy Spurgeon, UCC
For the Bible Tells Me So

→ Transgender 101
Led by Susan Golightly

→ Letter & Postcard Writing
Led by Damie Nelson
Session advocating for LGBTQ rights on state and national levels

→ Negotiating the Holidays
Led by Gale Green
Guidance for LGBTQ persons and their families and friends.

Silver City Pride Fest!

Saturday, September 14, 2019 is the currently scheduled date for this event.
Watch for more information . . .