Croydon Unitarians are holding a special service for LGBT History Month. All LGBT people warmly invited.
LGBT History Month
For 2014 a full series of events is once again being planned for LGBT History Month in Croydon. There will again be displays in Croydon Central Library (including this year's theme of Music),
Ian Gledhill presents an engrossing history of San Francisco's transport systems. £6 to include buffet (by Mark). Please contact Chris after 2 February but before 12 February.
The story of gay rights icon, Bette Bourne, and a group of friends, performers and activists, who took on the establishment with high heels and lipstick, playing a vital role in exposing gay life in the 1970s and 80s. 6:30pm for a sharp start at 7. Free of charge and open to all. A CAGS event for LGBT History Month, supported by Croydon Council.
Formal Launch with drinks, reception and guest speakers – Donald Forde – Head of Crystal Palace FC Foundation, Representatives from the FA, FL, PFA and PL. Book your place at email@example.com.
Discover more about Surrey's musical LBGT connections with Dame Ethel Smyth, composer and suffragette, and Sir Peter Pears, tenor and partner of Sir Benjamin Britten. Free display during opening hours.
New friendly group for trans people, specially aimed at beginners, organised by Croydon Trans Group. Phone 07801 414 887 for more details.
There will be three displays all month in Croydon Library, one showcasing the various local LGBT groups, one highlighting The Bridge, Croydon's LGBT youth club, and one illustrating the history of British LGBT Music (the national theme for this year's History Month).
A visit to this museum showing domestic interiors through the ages, Nearest station Hoxton (London Overground). Free admission. Meet at the museum but let Steve know you're coming. Optional meal afterwards at Wetherspoons.