Safe in the Stacks: Community Spaces for Serving Homeless LGBTQ Youth

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Saturday, June 29, 2013 - 10:30am to 12:00pm
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Presenters: 
Moderator: Julie Winkelstein
Speaker: Bonnie Wade
Speaker: La'shawn Woods
Speaker: Nate Metrick
Speaker: ZiZi Phillips
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Panelists will provide insight in how to serve and welcome homeless LGBTQ youth in our community and in our libraries. What are the needs and issues we can address and become advocates for? Also, hear perspectives from youth from the TransLife Center and The Crib. Question and answer period to follow.

Moderator/Speaker:
Dr. Julie Winkelstein, Librarian, Writer, Advocate.
Speaker Panel:
Jama Shelton, Director, Forty to None Project, True Colors Fund, New York City.
Bonnie Wade, Director, TransLife Program at Chicago House
Jama Shelton, Forty to None Project Director, True Colors Fund
Bonnie Wade, TransLife Center Director, Chicago House
Young Person from the TransLife Center at Chicago House
Nate Metrick, Crib Coordinator, The Night Ministry

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Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 2:55pm CDT
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