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Check out our online event calendar to see what is happening at the Cherry Hill Library. The event calendar lists the dates and times of computer classes, children's programs, lectures and more!


 

Pride at the Library


June is lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Pride Month and the Library is Open! Join us for a series of programs that bring awareness to the LGBT community, showcasing diversity and acceptance.

 

Paris is Burning

Wednesday, June 3

7 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. 

We're screening Jennie Livingston's 1990 documentary "Paris Is Burning," which showcases the legendary drag ball scene of New York City in the late 1980s. Find out where Madonna learned to vogue, why mopping isn't always a good thing, and how to properly throw shade. (R, 71 min, 1990) 

 

Pariah

Wednesday, June 17

7 p.m. - 8:45 p.m. 

Premiering at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival and winning the Excellence in Cinematography Award, Pariah tells the story of a Brooklyn teenager who juggles conflicting identities and risks friendship, heartbreak and family in a desperate search for sexual expression. (Rated R; 86 minutes, 2011)

 

PFLAG Collingswood

Tuesday, June 23

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.  

A panel of PFLAG Collingswood parents, led by chapter member Robin Stockton, will discuss PFLAG as a resource for families and the LGBTQ community.

PFLAG, formerly known as Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays, is the United States' largest organization for parents, families, friends and allies united with people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer.

 

The Trans Oral History Project 

Tuesday, June 30

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 

PFLAG Collingswood member Dominica Deal will present theTrans Oral History Project, a community-driven effort to collect and share a diverse range of stories from within the transgender and gender variant communities. They accomplish this by promoting grassroots media projects, documenting trans people's experiences, maintaining a publicly accessible digital archive, and teaching media production skills. 

 

All events and free and open to the public. For more information, contact Deena Caswell at 856-903-1233 or dcaswell@chplnj.org.