Trainings & Events

  • October 24

    Kate Bornstein is a Queer and Pleasant Danger (MKE LGBT Film Fest)

    Artist/theorist Kate Bornstein explodes binaries while deconstructing gender – and her own identity. Trans-dyke. Reluctant polyamorist. Sadomasochist. Recovering Scientologist. Pioneering gender outlaw. Sam Feder’s playful, meditative documen-tary joins Bornstein on her latest tour, capturing rollicking public performances and personal revelations as it bears witness to Kate as a trailblazing artist-theorist-activist who inhabits a space between […]

    Start: October 24 @ 5:00 pm
    End: October 24 @ 7:00 pm
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    2200 E. Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI United States
  • October 25

    Monthly meeting – MKE LGBT Films!

    [No October meeting.] Instead of our regular monthly meeting in October, full of discussion and with a focus on a specific topic, we encourage you to take part in the Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival, October 16 – 26, 2014.   The Milwaukee LGBT Film/Video Festival is offering a wide range of trans-focused films, including the following: […]

    Start: October 25
    End: October 25
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    2200 E. Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI United States
  • October 25

    CATEGORIAL REFUTATION: An Evening of Trans* Shorts (MKE LGBT Film Fest)

    Definitions claimed and ignored in this energetic conflation of characters engaging with disclosure, athletics, postmodernism, robots (possibly), mothers, and a bling bedecked walker as vehicles for getting where and who you need to be. To screen: Bradley Manning Had Secrets (Adam Butcher, UK, 5min., 2011); Dating Sucks: A Genderqueer Misadventure (Sam Berliner, US, 12:40, 2013); […]

    Start: October 25 @ 5:00 pm
    End: October 25 @ 7:00 pm
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    2200 E. Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI United States
  • October 26

    52 Tuesdays (MKE LGBT Film Fest)

    52 Tuesdays is, truly, 52 consecutive Tuesdays in the relationship between a gender-transitioning mother and her daughter, the year that the mother starts to transition and reluctantly asks her teenager to live with her father. Tuesdays will be the day that they reserve for each other, to hang out. The year brings changes for both […]

    Start: October 26 @ 7:00 pm
    End: October 26 @ 10:00 pm
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    2200 E. Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI United States
  • October 29

    Trauma Informed Practices

    Start: October 29
    End: October 30
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    Washington, DC United States
  • October 30

    Kate Bornstein: On Men, Women, and the Rest of Us

    Sponsored by the UWM LGBT Resource Center “A self-described trans-dyke, reluctant-polyamorist, sadomasochist, and recovering Scientologist, Kate Bornstein has been instrumental in raising transgender visibility. She is a role model for a generation of people that is learning how to define its gender and sexuality, and survive in a world that frequently greets them with hate […]

    Start: October 30 @ 7:30 pm
    End: October 30 @ 9:00 pm
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    Milwaukee, WI United States
  • November 2

    Male Survivor Conference 2014

    Supporting Transgender Survivors in Accessing Culturally Responsive Sexual Assault Services Workshop Description: This workshop will provide a base transgender framework, prevalence rates of sexual violence, barriers to accessing services, and unique issues facing transgender survivors. Providers will learn practical steps that will assist them in modifying existing policies and procedures, identifying and lowering barriers to […]

    Start: November 2 @ 11:00 am
    End: November 2 @ 12:30 pm
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  • November 6

    Strategies for Improving Trans-Police Relations

    Registration Open! https://www4.gotomeeting.com/register/604406031 Please note your time zone:  (noon-1:30 Pacific, 1-2:30pm Mountain, 2-3:30pm Central, 3-4:30pm Eastern)   Description: In this webinar we’ll look at the ingredients needed for improving and transforming the relationship between trans communities and police departments, and help you map your path to getting there. Using examples from cities that have made […]

    Start: November 6 @ 2:00 pm
    End: November 6 @ 3:30 pm
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  • November 20

    Transgender Day of Remembrance

    Save the date:  More details and partners listed soon. Join FORGE and community partners in marking the Transgender Day of Remembrance. The greater Milwaukee community will be honoring those who have lost their lives due to anti-transgender hate and/or violence on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 6:30pm at the Milwaukee LGBT Community Center (1110. N […]

    Start: November 20 @ 6:30 pm
    End: November 20 @ 8:00 pm
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    1110 N. Market Street, 2nd floor, Milwaukee, WI United States
  • November 22

    Monthly meeting: Dylan Scholinski

    A Day (and evening) with Dylan Scholinski Distinguished artist, author, and public speaker. Recently his award winning book (The Last Time I Wore a Dress: A Memoir – Penguin/Putnam) was listed in the Top 10 Must Reads in Out Magazines first transgender issue. His work not only portrays the anguish of his forced years of […]

    Start: November 22 @ 6:00 pm
    End: November 22 @ 9:00 pm
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    1110 N. Market Street, 2nd floor, Milwaukee, WI United States
  • December 27

    Monthly meeting

    Save the date! 2014 schedule will be posted soon! Topic: TBA Description: Available soon   Open discussion is from 6:00 – 6:45pm Open discussion is the time to connect connection with fellow Trans+ and SOFFA individuals. This gently facilitated time is especially devoted to exploring the issues you bring in – sharing your experiences and […]

    Start: December 27 @ 6:00 pm
    End: December 27 @ 9:00 pm
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    1110 N. Market Street, 2nd floor, Milwaukee, WI United States