Sunday March 17th & 18th
Gender/Play Series for Parents and Kids, 10am-12pm, Oakland
OFC, Destiny Arts Center and trainer Gabriel Christian (they/them) come together to bring you a series of parent-child interactive classes to help the little ones and their adults think through the cycles of gendered language that perpetuate inequity and misunderstanding.
Saturday March 9th
LGBTQ Family Night 2019 @ Downtown Berkeley YMCA
Join OFC for the 21st year of our signature event, LGBTQ Family Night at the Berkeley YMCA! Swimming, kindergym, raffle, activities for older children, sports, arts and crafts, and loads of entertainment for all ages.
Meet the Queer Friendly Doulas: Parent Registration
March 13th, from 6:30 to 8:00pm, San Francisco
Looking for a Birth or Postpartum Doula experienced in serving LGBTQ+ families? Want to learn how a doula can support your family? Come meet some incredible professionals ready to share their expertise on various stages of the childbirth journey.
Queer Family Hike On Sunday, March 17th!
Time & location details coming SOON -- Happy Hiking!
For updates, check here!
Trans Family Nature Retreat
March 22nd 5pm to March 24th 1pm, Sausalito
At this weekend retreat in the marine headlands for trans, non-binary, and gender non-conforming parents and their families there will be hiking, campfires, games and more for all ages at the Point Bonita YMCA! Space is limited - please be sure to register all family members who plan to attend.
Kidpower Safety Workshop for kids 6-11 with their adults
March 30th, from 1:30pm to 3:30pm, Berkeley
LGBTQIA+ families with kids ages 6-11, come practice social safety skills to have more fun and fewer problems with people - including peers, family, and strangers - everywhere you go.
Now accepting 2019-20 academic year applications for the Markowski-Leach Scholarship
The Scholarship is intended for LGBTQ undergraduate and graduate students attending San Francisco State University, Stanford University, UC Berkeley, UC Hastings, and UC San Francisco. The Scholarship award is $2,000 per year for 2 years as long as the recipient continues to meet eligibility requirements. To continue the award beyond the initial 2 years, re-application is necessary.
Further information about the Scholarship program and the required on-line application are available at:
The application deadline is March 10, 2019.