Oct19

Day of Remembrance 2016

Category: News Affecting the Community

The Gender Centre Inc

Day of Remembrance 2016

A day we come together to commemorate those who have suffered violence as a result of transphobia and to bring attention to the continued injustices endured by the transgender community.

3.00pm: Opening Ceremony and unveiling of a commemoration plaque.

3.30pm: Living Library. Real people, real conversations. The Living Library aims to challenge prejudices and promote understanding and empathy through one-on-one conversations. Come and talk to one of our "books", who are members of the gender-diverse community.

5.30pm: Outdoor Film Screening hosted by Queer Screen.

7.00pm: Candlelight Vigil.

LOCATION:
Harmony Park, Surry Hills
Next to Sydney Police Centre
5-10min walk from Museum Station

DATE:
Sunday 20th November, 2016

COST:
All events are free
Gold Coin Donation appreciated

FOOD PROVIDED:
BBQ
Coffee & Cake

HOSTED BY:
The Gender Centre Inc

SUPPORTED BY:
The City of Sydney
Queer Screen
NSW Police Force
Inner-City Legal Centre
Sydney Trans Pride