6:30 pm, October 12
Southern Arizona Senior Pride co-sponsored screening of the film PRIDE presented by the Wingspan Multi-Faith Working Group. This film, based on a true story, depicts a strike by Welsh coal miners joined by intrepid gay and lesbian activists.
Forum on Successful Aging – an LGBT Perspective
Oct 20, 2-4pm
Jewish Community Center
A panel of speakers discusses:
- Repeal of DOMA and its consequences;
- Exercise training for our brains–staying sharp mentally as we live longer;
- Planning for care;
- Changing issues in long term care.
- and getting the help and information we need.
Sponsored by Wingspan Senior Pride (now Southern Arizona Senior Pride)
Co-sponsored by the Pima Council on Aging, U of A Center on Aging and the U of A Institute of LGBT Studies.
Oct 21, 2pm
Tucson Jewish Community Center
GEN SILENT is an award-winning documentary by filmmaker Stu Maddux delineating the isolation of aging gays, lesbians and transgender people seeking health care.
The screening, attended by an audience of over 300 people, was presented in partnership with the Tucson International Jewish Film Festival, Pima Council on Aging, and local health service providers.
Sponsored by the Wingspan Senior Pride (now Southern Arizona Senior Pride!).