Check out the list of events below:
Thursday, March 29 - International Transgender Day of Visibility
Open Mic Night 6:00PM to 9:00PM at Five 15 (515 S. Washington, Royal Oak)
Bring your stories, songs, poems, or rants (no interpretive dance please) about your experience with transgender or gender non-conformist identities, issues, and communities. Friends and Allies welcome. No cover charge, but snacks and drinks are available for purchase.
Friday, March 30 - International Transgender Day of Visibility
Show your visibility by serving the community. Meet at 8:30 AM at Affirmations (290 West 9 Mile Road, Ferndale), then carpool to Gleaners Community Food Bank from 9-noon, lunch from noon-2PM (to be announced), and Forgotten Harvest (21800 Greenfield, Oak Park) from 2PM to 5PM
Sunday, April 8 - Easter Potluck Dinner at Affirmations (290 W. 9 Mile, Ferndale), 4PM, bring a dish to share.
Saturday, April 14 - Transgender Day of Empowerment.
This day-long series of workshops will take place at Affirmations (290 W. 9 Mile, Ferndale). The planning committee will meet soon to finalize a schedule, but for now it looks like there will be workshops on self-defense, electrolysis, makeup and wigs, and a hormone workshop by CVS Pharmacy.
Find out more about Transgender Detroit at http://www.transgenderdetroit.org. Find out more about Transgender Michigan at http://www.transgendermichigan.org.