Trans Week of Action Event Guide

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Trans Week of Action DC

Leading up to the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, several D.C. area organizations are hosting events to honor the memory of trans and gender non-conforming individuals, as well as celebrate and fight for the living.

Friday, November 13

Release of the 2015 DCTC Trans Needs Assesment Report
Hosted by DC Trans Coalition and Casa Ruby
City Hall – John A. Wilson Building – 1350 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
1PM-2PM

Transgender, Mental Health, and Disability: An Intersectional Panel Discussion
Hosted by Autistic Self Advocacy Network – DC
Tenleytown Library – 4450 Wisconsin Ave NW
4PM

Saturday, November 14

Comics Workshop: Celebrating Trans Comics Creators
Hosted by Fantom Comics
2010 P ST NW
2-4PM

Speak For Change: Trans Open Mic Benefit for Casa Ruby ft. Venus Selenite
Hosted by The Lamont Street Collective
1822 Lamont St NW
7PM

Sunday, November 15

Marsha P. Johnson Documentary Screening & Discussion on Violence Against Trans Sex Workers
Hosted by HIPS
906 H St NE
2-5PM

Monday, November 16

Trans 101: A Panel Discussion
Hosted by GWU Allied in Pride, GWU AQWA, GWU Progressive Student Union, and GU Queer People of Color
Marvin Center – 800 21st St NW Room 310
7:30PM

Tuesday, November 17

Trans Justice March
Hosted by DC Trans Power and Blackout DC
Mt. Vernon Square
5:30PM

Wednesday, November 18

National ‘Trans Lives Matter’ Day of Action
Hosted by El/La Para Translatinas, TransLatin@ Coalition, and Familia: Trans Queer Liberation Movement
Columbia Heights Metro Station Plaza
5PM-6:30PM

Thursday, November 19

Trans Day of Remembrance Vigil and Speakout
Hosted by AU Queers and Allies – Trans and Nonbinary Collective
4400 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Mary Gradon Center 2-3
8:30PM

Friday, November 20

15th Annual Observance of the Transgender Day of Remembrance
Hosted by Center Trans
MCCDC, 474 Ridge St. NW, Washington, D.C.
6:00PM – 8:00PM

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