Bias talk at library slated for Oct. 11

The Jersey Shore Parents, Friends & Families of Lesbians & Gays (PFLAG) will sponsor the presentation “Bias, Prejudice and Stereotypes Directed at the LGBTI Community” at 1 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Monmouth County Library Eastern Branch, 1001 Route 35, Shrewsbury. Speakers include Detective David D’Amico of the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office, and Jane Denny of the Holocaust Genocide & Human Rights Education Center, Brookdale Community College, Lincroft section of Middletown.

The PFLAG support group will meet 7- 9 p.m. Oct. 12 at the Presbyterian Church House, 352 Sycamore Ave., Shrewsbury. The meetings offer support, education and advocacy for parents, family and friends of lesbians and gays, bisexuals, and transgender and intersex people. Meetings are held on the second Monday of every month. PFLAG is not affiliated with any religious organization. For more information, call 908-814-2155 or email jspflag@gmail.com.