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February 2020

Spectrum Series: Beyond Binary

February 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Not everyone is Heterosexual or fits into the either male or female (binary) categories.  Gender can be expressed on a continuum.  Join us on February 19th from 6-pm in the Hedberg Library Program room to learn more about non-binary, gender fluid, bisexual,  pan sexual and asexual identities. This presentation is appropriate for teens and adults.  No registration necessary.   For more information, contact kcomeau@jm4c.org

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Broken Places documentary screening

February 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hedberg Public Library, 316 S. Main St.
Janesville, WI 53545 United States
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BROKEN PLACES explores why some children are severely damaged by early adversity while others are able to thrive. By revisiting some of the abused and neglected children we profiled decades ago, we’re able to dramatically illustrate how early trauma shaped their lives as adults. BROKEN PLACES interweaves these longitudinal narratives with commentary from a few nationally renowned experts to help viewers better understand the devastating impact of childhood adversity as well as the inspiring characteristics of resilience.

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March 2020

Resilience Documentary Screening

March 4 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hedberg Public Library, 316 S. Main St.
Janesville, WI 53545 United States
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Researchers have recently discovered a dangerous biological syndrome caused by abuse and neglect during childhood. As the documentary Resilience reveals, toxic stress can trigger hormones that wreak havoc on the brains and bodies of children, putting them at a greater risk for disease, homelessness, prison time, and early death.

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Paper Tigers Documentary Screening

March 11 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Hedberg Public Library, 316 S. Main St.
Janesville, WI 53545 United States
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The documentary Paper Tigers explores how trauma-informed care can transform a high school. Set within and around the campus of Lincoln Alternative High School in the rural community of Walla Walla, Washington, Paper Tigers asks the following questions: What does it mean to be a trauma-informed school? And how do you educate teens whose childhood experiences have left them with a brain and body ill-suited to learn?

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The Intersectionality Between Faith & LGBTQ+

March 17 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Exploring the relationship between faith and LGBTQ+ issues can lead to a new understanding of religious beliefs and deeper commitment to the church family.  Reverend Tanya Sadagopan  will discuss how LGBQ+ and religion the church can be an open and affirming place that advocates for LGBTQ+ rights.  Join us on March 18th from 6-8pm in the Hedberg Library Program Room.  For more information:  kcomeau@jm4c.org

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