Transgender Day of Remembrance, 11/23

Join Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, the Somerville Department of Health and Human Services, and the Somerville High School Gender and Sexuality Awareness Alliance (GSAA) on Tuesday, November 23, at 3:30 p.m. for a ceremony in honor of Transgender Day of Remembrance. The ceremony will take place on the City Hall concourse, 93 Highland Avenue. The ceremony’s speaking agenda will include Mayor Curtatone, Somerville LGBTQ Liaison Jack Treanor, and local transgender educator and activist Matisse DuPont, followed by a raising of the Transgender Pride Flag. The event is open to the public, and all community members are welcome. For more information about the GSAA and other LGBTQ+ programming, events, and resources, please contact LGBTQ Liaison Jack Treanor at

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