Author Lesléa Newman on LGBTQ+ Family Life in America – June 25

Author Lesléa Newman will discuss the rights of gay and lesbian families and delve into the history of the marriage equality movement. | Sixteen Acres | Teens & Adults

LGBTQ+ Life in America

Sixteen Acres Branch – Community Room
Saturday, June 25 | 1:00-2:00 PM | Teens & Adults

Lesléa Newman discusses her classic children’s book, Heather Has Two Mommies: why she wrote the book, how difficult it was to get it published, and the controversies that arose as it became one of the most controversial books ever published. She then discusses the rights of gay and lesbian families and delves into the history of the LGBT marriage movement.