Transgender Day of Visibility event in Carbondale
CARBONDALE — The First Presbyterian Church of Carbondale will host a Transgender Day of Visibility event on Tuesday, March 31.
From the Facebook event page:
Transitions and the Rainbow Cafe LGBTQ Center are pleased to come together with Trans-Formation, the SIU LGBT Resource Center, Oasis Carbondale, the First Presbyterian Church of Carbondale IL, and the Carbondale Unitarian Fellowship to raise awareness of and celebrate the Transgender community of Southern Illinois.
We will gather at 5:00 p.m. at the SIU Student Center for welcoming remarks; bring your signs!
Visibility march from Student Center to First Presbyterian Church, 5:20- appx. 6:00 p.m.
Food and beverages available while we sign letters and petitions to our local elected officials in support of trans rights.
7:00 p.m. Vigil Kickoff with Clare Killman of Trans-formation
Candlelight Vigil at Sunset
Featured Speaker: Elise Malary of the Chicago Therapy Collective
Keynote: Myles Brady Davis of Equality Illinois