Pre-launch event for next year's LGBT History Month.3:30–7:30pm Marketplace for LGBT stakeholders in the Old Hall (Ross manning the CHE stall).4:30–6pm FREE Workshops/CPD for Teachers, Youth Workers, Faith Group Leaders & Librarians. 7:30–9:15pm The ‘Showcase’ in the Fitzpatrick Hall see website for more on 2016 theme of Religion, Belief and Philosophy (tickets £5).
LGBT History Month
SLG member Tony Walton talks about the research involved to produce the three books he has edited: Out of the Shadows, Agadir to my Heart and Up the Kasbah. (This is the SLG contribution to LGBT History month.)
An informal gathering of young people to meet and chat about LGBT related issues. With a sharing of poetry by a local artist.If possible please bring a duvet, hot chocolate and biscuits will be provided.Starts at 17:00 Ends 19:00. CONTACT DETAILS:To register or seek further information please contact Will Rennison email@example.com
Design and make a rainbow badge. 11am to 1pm and 2pm to 6pm.
A performance collage comprising original songs, film, interviews, ambient sounds and spoken word celebrating the life and work of Derek Jarman, film makers, painter, gay rights activist, author, gardener. First performed at Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2014.
An evening of storytelling with The Not So Lovelies, a lesbian drama group focusing on stories around the LGBT community. Tickets £5.
Celebrating the lives and achievements of LGBT people. With displays all month in Croydon Library.
For 2015 a full series of events is once again being planned for LGBT History Month in Croydon. There will again be displays in Croydon Central Library,
Launch of Amiable Warriors, a history of the Campaign for Homosexual Equality and its times, Volume One,by Peter Scott-Presland. Includes an account of the founding of Croydon CHE Group. No charge, but if you'd like to come along, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible. The author will also be reading from and signing books earlier in the day, as part of the Festival of LGBT History.