Tagged 30 Days of Gay

Curious about the Free Library of Pride's #30DaysofGay?

In an informal conversation with Marianne Banbor, Branch Head of the Independence Library , and Sara Palmer, Children’s Librarian at the Ramonita G. de Rodríguez Library , I asked them to share their behind-the-scenes…

Philadelphia FIGHT presents…Teen Topics

The Youth Health Empowerment Project  (Y-HEP) at Philadelphia FIGHT  is a comprehensive adolescent and young adult program that offers holistic health services, sexual health education, drop in day services, and leadership…

“Get Your Gayme On” …we supply the games, you bring the Fabulous!

Come enjoy; bring your friends!  Open to all adults and older teens. Playing for PRIDE, not prizes. We'll also be handing out a different Flash Fiction story (each with a gay twist) every day on the month.

Philadelphia FIGHT presents…Teen Topics

The Youth Health Empowerment Project  (Y-HEP) at Philadelphia FIGHT  is a comprehensive adolescent and young adult program that offers holistic health services, sexual health education, drop in day services, and leadership…

Transgender Experiences in Literature

AJ Young will discuss transgender experiences in literature, and address key questions such as: What counts as transgender literature? What kinds of stories does trans literature tell? Where can I start reading if I want to know more…

Breast Health Information for All

A representative from the Linda Creed Breast Cancer organization will host an informative presentation on breast health for all, including the LGBT community. The mission of  Linda Creed Breast Cancer.org  "to fight…

Drag Show

June is LGBT Pride Month! To celebrate, join us for an evening of drag performances! Doors open at 5:30pm. The show is from 6:00pm-8:00pm. Teens! Want to perform? Contact  TeenCentral@freelibrary.org to sign up. This program is…

Healthy Dating Workshop for Teens

Y-HEP at Philadelphia FIGHT presents info for teens on how to create healthy relationships  and protect against dating violence.

Pride Month Storytime

Celebrate the 30 Days of Gay with a children’s storytime filled with LGBTQ and diversity themed stories. Check out our “Out of the Closet Books” display after storytime.

STI Info for Teens

Y-HEP at Philadelphia FIGHT presents info for teens on how to protect against sexually transmitted infections.

Fabulous Fun—A Gender-Diverse/LGBTQIA+ Storytime Celebration

Children from 3-8 and their caregivers are invited to explore what makes us unique through colorful stories, music, dress-up and more.

Breast Health Information for All

A representative from the Linda Creed Breast Cancer organization will host an informative presentation on breast health for all, including the LGBT community. The mission of  Linda Creed Breast Cancer.org  "to fight…

Archives curator Bob Skiba presents the John J. Wilcox Jr. Archives

The John J. Wilcox Jr. Archives at the William Way LGBT Community Center is the go-to place for all things Philadelphia gay history. Archivist Bob Skiba gives us a close up look at the collection. #30DaysofGay

“Get Your Gayme On” …we supply the games, you bring the Fabulous!

Come enjoy; bring your friends!  Open to all adults and older teens. Playing for PRIDE, not prizes. We'll also be handing out a different Flash Fiction story (each with a gay twist) every day on the month.

Drag Queen Storytime!

WHat could be more fabulous than having some favorite fairytales and other stories read by an actual Queen?  A drag queen in this case.  This special storytime is for kids of all ages.

Philadelphia FIGHT presents…Teen Topics

The Youth Health Empowerment Project  (Y-HEP) at Philadelphia FIGHT  is a comprehensive adolescent and young adult program that offers holistic health services, sexual health education, drop in day services, and leadership…

A Family Drag Storytime

Join us for storytime as you’ve never experienced it with John Jarboe, theatre artist and Artistic Director of the Bearded Ladies Cabaret. John will bring his creative spirit and spectacular persona to connect with kids of all ages.

Proud of Our Families, Proud of Ourselves!

Bring your family to share stories about queer families, gender identity and expression, and Pride month! Miss Liz and Miss Jill will share a variety of stories and interactive art projects. Meet in the children’s room at the…

Rainbow Storytime

Join us for Rainbow Storytime!  Celebrate families and gender diversity through stories and songs.  We'll have a visit from the magical "Rainbow Traveling Trunk". What's inside?

Movie Night

Join us for a screening of " Do I Sound Gay ." After a break-up with his boyfriend, journalist David Thorpe embarks on a hilarious and touching journey of self-discovery, confronting his anxiety about "sounding gay."…

You Can’t Kill a Poet

An all-ages iteration of an ongoing LGBTQ poetry series.

LGBTQ

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer resources and support, emphasizing the diversity of sexual and gender identity-based cultures. Other resources include information on bullying, safety, and coming out; books and resources…