Gen Silent Film Screening and Fundraiser
Sat., June 8, 5 p.m. 2013
A1AA: 707-442-3763; Wendy Burns: 707-498-9193
$8 general; $5 elders
One night only screening of this critically acclaimed documentary that shares the stories of the challenges and resilience of 6 lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) elders living in residential care facilities. Collaboration between Area 1 Agency on Aging (A1AA), Humboldt Pride, and HSU’s Dept. of Social Work. Panel discussion to follow focused on increasing awareness and strengthening the resources in our community to ensure we continue to provide all elders in Humboldt County with the dignity, respect, and care they deserve. Tickets available at the door. Parking is free.
Film trailer: http://stumaddux.com/GEN_SILENT.html