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Groton DEI Collaborative Fall Session LGBTQ+ training

In collaboration with Triangle Community Center, the Groton DEI Collaborative is offering Fall session classes focused on LGBTQ+.

Available training dates and times:
- Tuesday, October 5, 9am - 10:30am (LGBTQ 101)
- Thursday, October 7, 1pm - 2:30pm (LGBTQ 101)
- Friday, October 22, 9am - 10:30pm (LGBTQ 201)
- Monday, October 25, 1pm - 2:30pm (LGBTQ 201)

Register at https://www.emailmeform.com/.../form/gYbTLeq9lHX8V0OsB7ce7P

LGBTQ 101: An Introduction to Identities & Allyship - This training will engage participants in a thorough overview of
the LGBTQ community. From terminology and definitions to rethinking historical and traditional assumptions about gender and sexuality, this training is a must for all those who wish to be informed, and therefore effective, allies to the community.

LGBTQ 201: Allyship in Practice -
This interactive and discussion-based training will apply learning from
the LGBTQ 101 to real world examples. Now that trainees have a better
understanding of the LGBTQ community, we can brainstorm practical ways in which we can be affirming to LGBTQ folks on individual and community-wide levels. Trainees will leave this training with a “Toolkit” of best practices and ideas with which they can begin to build