Friday, September 15, 2017

Trans Pride Pgh Community Conference! 9/23/17

TransPride Pgh 
Community Day Workshop Schedule
Sat Sept 23, 9am - 5pm
Full day conference focused on various topics of interest to the community.
General community-$10.00 (suggested, give what you can)
List of available workshops will be posted here shortly. Folks are encouraged to register early.
List of workshops:
**CONFERENCE ROOM**
9am continental breakfast and
10am Registration
11am Persad Service Focus Group 
12pm Persad Services Focus Group
1pm LUNCH
2pm Name Change Project  ( Learn how to get your name legally changed in the city of Pgh) 
3pm - Trans Women in the Work Place: Transitioning from sex work into a structured environment - sisTers ( Discussion on how to move from Sex work to other skilled labor)
4pm Trans Youth Panel  ( 101- Hear the stories of trans youth )
5pm Community Leader Panel ( Get updates from current Trans project/org leaders and find out how to get involved and whats going on in the next year)
**TRAINING ROOM*
9am continental breakfast and
10am Registration
11am Employment and Housing rights for Trans Folks - Megan Block
12pm Fashion on a budget (Chance and Donna) Get your style together on a small budget
1pm LUNCH
2pm Set Point Self-defense (this two-hour session has limited seating, please message
3pm Set Point Self-defense  transpridepgh@gmail.com register for this workshop so we can get an accurate headcount. 
4pm Parent of Trans Youth -PFLAG - Panel of Parents of trans children share their stories and experiences.
5pm Community Leader Panel ( Get updates from current Trans project/org leaders and find out how to get involved and whats going on in the next year)

**YOUTH ROOM**
12pm Queer Pgh Presentation- Queer Pgh - Learn about Pgh's Newest online
1 LUNCH
2pm Neurodiversity 101 - Cori Frazer - Pittsburgh Center for Autistic Advocacy
The neurodiversity paradigm is the idea that we all have different kinds of brains and all of them are unique and worthy of celebration. We want to bring together a table of neurodivergent trans folks and talk about what it means to exist in our communities with an atypical kind of brain, how we deal with the everyday hurdles, how we celebrate, and where we can find the resources we need.
3pm -Write Your own Narrative- Chance Thomas
Learn how to tell your story authentically
4pm-- Helping Heal Yourself : A Mental Health Discussion - Jesse Oak Rise
To provide coping techniques and self-help strategies to aid those with mental health and psychological trauma on their road to recovery

**LARGE GROUP ROOM**
11am - Mgroup - John Easter - Mpowerment Project
12pm - Mgroup John Easter - Mpowerment Project
((mPowerment at the Trans Pride Pgh Conference 2017 is a community-based interactive support group. The group discusses a range of topics from relationships, entertainment, HIV, dating, cyber apps, sex, and many more. The group will participate in role-playing, fun interactive activities, icebreakers, etc. The group is catered to the group members and what their interests are, but it is conducted in a casual way amongst like-minded peers. This is an opportunity to have deeper conversations with like-minded peers on a wide range of topics that contribute to the overall health and wellness of an individual. ))
1pm - LUNCH
2pm - Gender Expansive 101 ((panel) a 101 discussion that will include coming out stories and how to find support and resources)
*CAFETERIA*
10am -1pm Community Art Space Come out and play with our art supplies, get creative and relax.
1pm-2pm Lunch
2pm- 4pm Community Art Space 
Come out and play with our art supplies, get creative and relax. 

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Oct 29th- Trick or Treat Outrageous Bingo!!



 October 29 at 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Rodef Shalom Congregation
4905 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213
 Find Tickets at:
http://outrageousbingopgh.org/tickets/
 
 
 
Come out and meet new friends and some old. Games start at 6:30pm. Get there early to get parking. Tickets sell out quick so get them early.If you want to sit at our table put Pittsburgh Transgender in the comment box. Now sit down and have some fun.Doors open at 5:30 pm. THIS IS A SUNDAY BINGO

Oct 1- TransPride Pgh PRIDE WEEK: Femme Meet Up Movie and Potluck!!!!


October 1 at 1 PM - 5 PM
Location TBA

come out for the final event of the 2017 Pride week.

We will be getting together for brunch and sportball..I mean football.

Location to Be Announced: Please check Facebook event page for updates!
 

Sept 30th- SisTers YOUniting Second Annual Kiki!!

 
 
September 30 at 9 PM - 12 AM
Persad Center
5301 Butler St, Ste 100, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15201
 $8.00 per person
 
sisTers YOUniting KiKi

9pm-midnight

Many categories,
cash Prizes

More info will be posted in Facebook event page

 

Sept 29th- TransPride Pgh Professional Conference



 September 29 at 8 AM - 5 PM

Persad Center
5301 Butler St, Ste 100, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15201
 $50.00 per person
 
 Full day conference focused on medical and behavioral health.


Schedule of workshops will be released asap

List of available workshops will be posted on Facebook events page shortly.
The registration form https://goo.gl/forms/lFa98ffjyKDYovqj1
Please register early

Want to submit a workshop for consideration-- please use this form asap.
https://goo.gl/forms/z4BMW8tUSwGSqjnl2

To pay for attending please go here:
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/3047452

Sept 28th- TransPride Board Game Night

 
September 28 at 6 PM - 9 PM

Persad Center
5301 Butler St, Ste 100, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15201
 
 
Board Game Night

Come out, bring a game to play or check out some fo the ones we have available.
Bring snacks to share if you'd like. 

Sept 27- TransPride Pgh PRIDE WEEK: 21+ Open Stage at Blue Moon

September 27 at 6 PM - 9 PM

Blue Moon Bar on Butler Street in Lawrenceville (Pgh)
5115 Butler St, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15201
There will be a contingent of folks going to the Blue Moon Open Stage post the all ages open mic at Persad.

Free, 21+ only.