Connections: Building LGBTQ+ Relationships

Proud Theater, in collaboration with Art and Soul Innovations, Outreach LGBT Community Center, Trinity United Methodist Church, PFLAG-Madison, and the First United Methodist Church of Madison will be holding its first annual LGBTQ+ intergenerational conference on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at First United Methodist Church, 203 Wisconsin Avenue, in Madison, Wisconsin, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Members of the LGBTQ+ and Allied communities of all ages are encouraged to attend.

‘Connections: Building LGBTQ+ Relationships’, is a conference designed to bring together multiple generations of the LGBTQ+ and allied communities with the express purpose of building positive bonds between community members of all ages through interactive activities and creative sharing. A laid back day of fun and interactive activities, Connections is designed to bring people together on many different topics and will explore the intersectionality between LGBTQ+ generations, actively promoting mutual understanding and sharing between all who attend. Lunch and snacks will be served throughout the day to those that have pre-registered.

Registration for ‘Connections’ will begin on Monday, January 25, 2016, and can be downloaded here.. Space is limited, and the event is asking for a suggested donation between $5 and $20 dollars. Ramp parking is available, however parking at the church is reserved for those special with mobility needs. Event organizers are also looking for additional volunteers to assist the day of the conference. If interested in volunteering or becoming a sponsor, inquiries can be sent to the reservation email address.

For more information on ‘Connections: Building LGBTQ+ Relationships’, contact Proud Theater Executive Director Brian Wild at, or at 608-222-9086. Tax-deductible donations to support the event can be sent to: Proud Theater, PO Box 6306, Monona WI, 53716, or made via PayPal on the right of this page. All donations for the event should be specified when submitted.