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LGBT + Proud Parenting 2017 – Identity, Family, Equality

LGBT + Proud Parenting 2017 – Identity, Family, Equality

Come along to this free event to celebrate LGBT+ parenting for support, sharing, information and fun

16 July 2017

Time 10:00 - 16:30

Duration 6 hours 30 minutes

Cost In order to keep our events programme affordable to everyone, please make a donation.  Suggested donation £10

This event is for anyone interested in LGBT+ parenting including LGBT+ parents and their children, LGBT+ parents-to-be and their families and friends.

The programme includes guest speaker Professor Catherine Donovan from The University of Sunderland and a series of practical workshops, which will cover a range of subjects including:

  • Routes to parenthood
  • Legal advice
  • Parents and children’s wellbeing
  • Growing up with LGBT+ parents

There will be activities throughout the day for children and young people, and a free crèche available with limited places.  When the crèche is full you are welcome to bring your children into workshops.  You are welcome to come for part or all of the day.

The museum is fully accessible wherever possible; for full details see our Access page.  If you have any access or support needs, or would like us to provide a BSL interpreter, then please contact catherine.odonnell@phm.org.uk.

Part of our Never Going Underground season, a year long programme of exhibitions, events and learning programmes exploring the past, present and future of LGBHeritage Lottery FundedNever Going Underground: The Fight for LGBT+ RightsT+ activism.

Family Friendly event, suitable for over 5s to adults

  • Treat yourself to 10% off in The Left Bank cafe bar and 10% off in the museum shop when you attend an event at the People’s History MuseumWe Love Kids in Museums
  • Did you know you can book pARTicipate workshops for groups?  These are a range of artist led workshops informed by our unique collections.  Check out our Learning pages for more information

Partners:
Manchester Metropolitan University   Proud 2 b Parents  The Proud Trust  LGBT Foundation

Supported by:

AXM FoundationHeritage Lottery Funded

 

 

Booking Requirements:

  • Please note event attendees must arrive at least ten minutes before the start time of the event, otherwise their booked space will be given to someone on the reserve list
  • Please contact the museum as soon as possible if you wish to cancel your reservation so your place can be given to another visitor
  • For further information please contact the museum on 0161 838 9190 or email events@phm.org.uk