Category: Events

Trans Youth Accessing Gender Affirming Care (Feb 2)

Trans Youth Accessing Gender Affirming Care (Feb 2)

During the summer of 2018, SAFETY (Support and Education for Trans Youth) conducted an independent survey of youth and families’ experiences accessing care at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario’s gender diversity clinic. Kaeden Sebrun, co-founder and organizer of SAFETY, will present the process and findings of SAFETY’s research and what it means for trans young people and people who care for them.

This event is open to parents/guardians/caregivers of trans youth and trans youth. Social service and health care providers wanting more information or a copy of the research report can email transpeersupport@gmail.com.

Sunday February 2nd, 6:30 pm to 8 pm
YWCA Hamilton, 75 MacNab Street

Presented by Kyle’s Place and Speqtrum.

Event: Hamilton Public Library’s new 2SLGBTQ+ Archive

Event: Hamilton Public Library’s new 2SLGBTQ+ Archive

You’re Invited

Tuesday October 22, 2019
7:30pm – 10:30pm


A fundraiser to support Hamilton Public Library’s new 2SLGBTQ+ Archive, in honour of Michael Johnstone.

Mills Hardware
95 King Street East
Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1A9

 
$25 – purchase tickets on Eventbrite
 

Wear your favourite scarf, share stories, listen to music and celebrate Michael’s legacy. Send questions to communications@hpl.ca.

Event: Casey Plett

Event: Casey Plett

Casey Plett wrote the novel Little Fish, the short story collection A Safe Girl to Love, and co-edited the anthology Meanwhile, Elsewhere: Science Fiction and Fantasy from Transgender Writers. She is a winner of the Amazon First Novel Award, the ALA Stonewall Book Award Barbara Gittings Literature Prize, and a two-time winner of the Lambda Literary Award. She has written for The New York Times, The Walrus, McSweeney’s, Maclean’s, and Rookie, among other publications. She lives in Windsor, Ontario.

Presented by the English and Cultural Studies Visiting Speaker Series
Tuesday October 29th, 3:00-4:00 pm
Concert Hall, LRW (McMaster University)

For more information or to request accommodations, please contact Grace Kehler (kehlerg@mcmaster.ca) or Sarah Brophy (brophys@mcmaster.ca).