Silver Connections Open House

Siver Connections is The LOFT's LGBT 55+ Senior Outreach Program.

Silver Connections is designed to encourage socialization and continued learning in adults, 55 and older. The group holds meetings focused around learning new topics and skills, intergenerational conversation, peer support, and community outings.

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 Silver Connections hosts two Open Houses on the 2nd Saturday & 4th Tuesday of each month. These meetings feature a community presenter and lite lunch, and run from 11:30am to 1:00pm.

Next Open House Meetings: Saturday, April 8th & Tuesday, April 25th
Saturday, May 13th & Tuesday, May 23rd

Saturday, April 8th Showcase:

Race, Gender, Orientation, Sexuality and Privilege
with Jesse Zayas

Privilege is a word you hear a lot these days, but it’s hard for many to define. Privilege occurs when one group of people have rights that are denied to others because of the group they belong to. Often those with privilege are unwilling to acknowledge it.

We will discuss how privilege plays a role in sustaining a system of social inequality and violence around race, gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation.

You will have an opportunity to talk about how we can all play a role in helping society recognize how privilege operates on institutional and individual levels.

All ages welcome.

 

WHEN
April 08, 2017 at 11:30am - 1pm
WHERE
The LOFT: LGBT Community Services Center
252 Bryant Ave
White Plains, NY 10605
United States
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CONTACT
Shepard Verbas ·