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Parenting with Pride: Annual LGBT Family Conference and Resource Fair – Saturday, March 4



March 4, 2006

8:30 am – 5 pm

Selma Avenue Elementary School in Hollywood



The L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center’s 3rd annual parenting conference will include 22 workshops for parents and parents-to-be, a parenting resource fair sponsored by The Pop Luck Club that brings together more than 40 exhibitors offering services for prospective and existing parents, dynamic youth activities for children nine years and older offered by COLAGE (Children of Lesbians and Gays Everywhere) and child care and activities for children eight years and younger.



With adult workshop topics such as:



Adoption Options: Everything You Wanted to Know About Adoption But Were Too Afraid To Ask
A Little Bit of Science, A Little Bit of Mother Nature: Understanding Donor Insemination
Legal Issues for LGBT Families
Political Activism for LGBT Parents: What’s Happening with Equal Marriage Rights and What Can You Do?
The Power of One: Single Parent Families
Teenagers: What Makes Them Tick
TransParents: The Dynamic of Family Life for Children of Transgender Parents
Transracial and Transcultrual Parenting: How to Make it Work


This is the first time that The Pop Luck Club’s annual LGBT Parenting Resource Fair is being held in conjunction with the parenting conference. The resource fair will take place from noon to 2 pm in the conference facility’s auditorium. The fair is open to everyone, even those not attending the conference.



To RSVP and for more info about the conference, please call Amanda at 323-860-7320 or email arosen@LAGayCenter.org


For more info on The Pop Luck Club or the LGBT Parenting Resource Fair, go to www.popluckclub.org or email plcinfo@popluckclub.org.



To learn more about COLAGE programming, email meredith@colage.org.