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WEDNESDAY SPECIALS
Roscoe'sRoscoe's
$12 Bacardi RazzBerry Lemonade Pitchers $12 Absolut Long Island Pitchers $5 Bacardi Bombs $2.50 Miller Lite Drafts

Center on HalstedCenter on Halsted
GenderQueer Chicago Express your Gender 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Farraguts on ClarkFarraguts on Clark
$2 Domestic Bottles

Progress BarProgress Bar
The Progressive Music Series DJ Adam Black of Front 312

CellblockCellblock
FLIGHTS OF FANCY design your own three beer bucket for two $10 - Wii Contest Night

Spyners PubSpyners Pub
$3.50 Goose Island 312

Bobby Love'sBobby Love's
$5 Svedka Vodka Martinis

AtmosphereAtmosphere
Q & A Trivia from 8pm to 10pm * Prizes for winners! * $3.50 Miller Lite and Bud Light drafts

Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)
$4 Well Drinks, $3 Corona Bottles

Big ChicksBig Chicks
STEWPENDOUS Trivia 8-10pm, $1 off all craft beers, $2 off pitchers (excluding Pumking),$5 Humpday Highball feat. Makers Mark

Club EscapeClub Escape
Male and Female Entertainers Show & Dance Party

Club KraveClub Krave
Dollar Drink Nights $1 Drafts Wells & House Shots

HydrateHydrate
Honeys on Halsted Revue, hosted by Kenya Black Dupree and Mimi Marks, feat. Kinley Preston and Monica Beverly Hillz $5 Stoli flavors, $4 Bud Light and Corona, $3 Cold Spell shots DJ Laura B

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper ClubKit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
Half priced cocktails and martinis * Buy one get one free entrees

Baton Show LoungeBaton Show Lounge
Shows at 8:30pm, 10:30pm and 12:30am.

Mary's AtticMary's Attic
$3 domestic bottles and well cocktails (featuring UV vodka and Cruzan rum), Mary-Oke Night

The CallThe Call
$7 SKYY Vodka & $8 ABSOLUT Vodka Martinis & Cosmos

SidetrackSidetrack
Open 3pm Monthly parties include MEN'S ROOM, ALL THINGS BEYONCE, ALL THINGS GAGA & SyncIt! 9pm-2am

The ClosetThe Closet
$3 Well $3.50 Pints of Miller Lite $3.50 Shock Tops

BerlinBerlin
1st Wed.: Trannikas Most Wanted at 10:30pm with DJ Adam EL 3rd Wed.: Love Machine: United Under The Groove with DJ Josh Maggio & hostess Toyota Corona Last Wed.: Bittersweet: Shoegaze, goth, post-punk, new wave & more $3 Berlin Bombs (now with Absolut

The SoFo TapThe SoFo Tap
$4 Fireball Shots

Lucky Horseshoe LoungeLucky Horseshoe Lounge
Oh Hot Damn, This is my Jam! ( Its a flashback baby)

InnexileInnexile
BLUE MOON PINTS WITH A SLICE OF ORANGE - $3.00

Davenport's Piano Bar CabaretDavenport's Piano Bar Cabaret
$5 Miller Lite & Shot Combo Live Music from 8-11pm

Scarlet BarScarlet Bar
Study Break DJ Scotty T $3 Miller Lite $5 Vodka Redbull $4 Three Olives Dude Bomb

Broadway Youth CenterBroadway Youth Center
6PM-8PM: TYRA, A group for transgender and questioning youth to hang out, gain support from peers, and to get informed.

Charlie'sCharlie's
$2 Miller Lites, $3 Skyy cocktails

ManeuversManeuvers
$3 Well

DS Tequila CompanyDS Tequila Company
Team Trivia: Win Prizes! Sign up at 8pm

JackhammerJackhammer
DESTINATION DJ. 3rd Wednesday of every month. $8 cover, $1 well drinks.

Estelle'sEstelle's
$6 for 3 Tacos $3 Pacifico Bottles $4 Jose Cuervo Shots

Hamburger Mary'sHamburger Mary's
Wild Wednesday - Mary's "Special Tease" cocktail pints are $2 off all day on Wednesdays (downstairs only).

The GlenwoodThe Glenwood
Karaoke w/Creagh 9pm-1am

Elixir LoungeElixir Lounge
Humpday: 1/2 price bottles of wine


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  UPCOMING GAY & LESBIAN EVENTS
Wednesday, Aug 5
Impact of HIV criminalization on Black femmes By AIDS Foundation of Chicago. There are laws on the books in Illinois specifically criminalizing people living with HIV? Illinois HIV Action Alliance (IHAA) for part one of a series exploring the effect of these laws on various groups - such as the Latinx, Black and transgender communities.  12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_rFEDEcPVTbOlFUzo_jW-RA

Virtual Book Launch Party: The Beauty of Your Face In this uniquely American story, a Palestinian American woman wrestles with faith, loss, and identity before coming face-to-face with a school shooter in this searing debut.. Author Sahar Mustafah in conversation with Patricia McNair.   8:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  http://www.crowdcast.io/e/saharmustafah/register?utm_source=profile&utm_medium=profile_web&utm_campaign=profile


Thursday, Aug 6
Affinity Virtual Office Hours Live on Facebook so as possible can be a part of the conversation. Tuesdays and Thursdays.  11:00am - 1:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  http://affinity95.org  Tickets: http://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_sdGpa7mvRQer4V__YBP92w

LGBT Chamber of Commerce of Illinoisvirtual road trip. Moderated conversation featuring a local business owner. We will also take some time to share resources and answer questions about the LGBT Chamber of Commerce. You must be signed up as a new member, and reside in the area of the three event locations. RSVP required  11:00am - 12:30pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://business.lgbtcc.com/events/details/springfield-meet-greet-4251?utm_source=Newsletter&utm_campaign=f5090091b2-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_02_05_09_23_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_a616fce7f8-f5090091b2-184605701

Gay Berlin: Birthplace of a Modern Identity Interwar Berlin thrived as a liberal hotspot for sexuality and gay subcultures. Dr. Robert Beachy, author, virtual Q&A. RSVP  7:00pm - 8:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://dankhaus.com/event-3925455?CalendarViewType=1&SelectedDate=8/31/2020

The Chicago Gay Hockey Association hockey tournament POSTPONED Looking forward to a bigger and better CGHA Market Days Classic during the summer of 2021."  10:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Location TBA  http://MarketDaysClassic.com


Friday, Aug 7
Andersonville Farmers Market online order for pickup Shopper pick up Wednesdays after ordering online on Fridays using the hosting platform WhatsGood. Market through Wed., Oct. 21  3:00pm - 7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
)n Catalpa Avenue between Clark Street and Ashland Ave  http://AndersonvilleMarket.org

OUTspoken monthly virtual storytelling event Chicago-based comedian Elizabeth Gomez will host the event. Storytellers Nancy Burkholder, Sydni Chiles, Steve English, Kim L. Hunt, Archy Jamjun and Murphy Row. OUTspoken is a monthly event celebrating uniquely personal stories from across the LGBTQ community. Usually hosted at the Boystown nightspot Sidetrack. $15 ($13BAC members)  7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W 111th St  http://  Tickets: http://BeverlyArtCenter.org

Oil Lamp Theater hosts Bad Dates at drive-in After the premiere, this filmed production will be available for at-home viewing Aug. 8-23 (Thursdays-Sundays). Admission to the premiere is $25 (general admission) to $50 (guaranteed front row plus a snack package). First show 6 p.m.  8:30pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Parking lot of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 1800 block of Glenview Road in Glenview)  847-834-0738  Tickets: http://OilLampTheater.org.


Saturday, Aug 8
Howard Brown, TaskForce Community Care Station in Austin Free, confidential risk assessments for COVID-19. Also, anyone concerned about symptoms or possible exposure to COVID-19 may call Howard Brown's nurse triage line  10:00am - 2:30pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
9 N. Cicero Ave.  773.388.1600  http://HowardBrown.org/coronavirus-faq


Sunday, Aug 9
Side by Side with the Chicago Philharmonic virtual event Featuring diverse composers. The program features works by Joseph Boulogne, Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges (a beloved Classical era composer), Antonin Dvořak (an iconic Czech composer with a deep love of America), and William Grant Still (the 20th century neo-Romantic genius often referred to as the "Dean of Afro-American Composers"). Registration required   3:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://www.chicagophilharmonic.org/side-by-side-with-the-chicago-philharmonic/

Sunday Tea movie screening and discussion Free online screening of Making Sweet Tea, E. Patrick Johnson and Stephen J. Lewis' award-winning documentary chronicling the lives and loves of southern Black gay men. The film will stream exclusively for Lambda Legal's supporters and their friends from August 6-9. Then today E. Patrick will sit down with Lambda Legal Board Member, Roderick Hawkins, to discuss the film and the importance of narratives for Black people, and allies, to process, confront and overcome the racism, homophobia and transphobia that our community faces. Free but gifts welcome. Sign up at link.    4:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://www.lambdalegal.org/sundaytea


Monday, Aug 10
Chicago Gay Men's Caucus Chat and Chew Every Monday, the Caucus staff and some special guests will be streaming LIVE from our Facebook page to check in with our community in this time of social distancing.  12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Facebook Live  Tickets: http://Facebook.com/CBGMC

Dance for Life 2020: United as One digital Works archived from Dance for Life performances during the past 29 years, Partner Dance Companies-Giordano Dance Chicago, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, The Joffrey Ballet, Hanna Brictson and Dancers, Chicago Dance Crash, Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater, Joseph Holmes Chicago Dance Theatre, Luna Negra Dance Theater, Muntu Dance Theatre, River North Dance Chicago, Thodos Dance Chicago, Visceral Dance Chicago, and a collaborative work by Chicago Human Rhythm Project, Ensemble Espanol and Trinity Irish Dance Company. Aug. 10 through 15. Donations welcome. See Aug. 15 listing for culminating event.   Time:TBA  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  http://ChicagoDancersUnited.org


Thursday, Aug 13
Affinity Virtual Office Hours Live on Facebook so as many of you can be a part of the conversation. Tuesdays and Thursdays.  11:00am - 1:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  http://affinity95.org  Tickets: http://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_sdGpa7mvRQer4V__YBP92w


Friday, Aug 14
Andersonville Farmers Market online order for pickup 11th season for shopper pick-up after ordering online using the hosting platform WhatsGood, open every Friday at 8 a.m. through Wed., Oct. 21  3:00pm - 7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
)n Catalpa Avenue between Clark Street and Ashland Ave  http://AndersonvilleMarket.org

19th annual Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest, mobile edition Mobile stage brings music to residents where they live, plus large-screen video trucks. Four two-hour tours of the streets of Rogers Park. Festival tour maps and the virtual festival layout.   6:00pm - 9:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Glenwood Avenue Arts District at Glenwood and Morse Ave  http://www.glenwoodave.org

Lady Gaga, The Chromatica Ball Tour Tour announcement follows release of "Stupid Love." $1. of each ticket goes to Born This Way Foundation. Tickets on sale March 16   7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Wrigley Field  1060 W Addison St # 1 Chicago  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5L6xyaeiV58  Tickets: http://www.livenation.com


Saturday, Aug 15
Howard Brown, TaskForce Community Care Station in Austin Free, confidential risk assessments for COVID-19. Also, anyone concerned about symptoms or possible exposure to COVID-19 may call Howard Brown's nurse triage line  10:00am - 2:30pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
9 N. Cicero Ave.  773.388.1600  http://HowardBrown.org/coronavirus-faq

Lesbian Fest: A Global Online Event Lesbian Fest is a global online event created by and for lesbians, and those that support them. We seek to create a virtual environment for online socializing, relationship building, and support musicians, comedians, poets, and other artists in our community. Details and RSVP  12:00pm - 4:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://lesbianfest.net

Dance for Life 2020: United as One digital The culminating event-featuring live remarks by CDU representatives and a world premiere choreographed by Hanna Brictson in response to COVID-19, with dancers from throughout the Chicago area-will take place Saturday, Aug. 15, commemorating the originally planned date for the 29th anniversary of Dance for Life at the Auditorium Theatre.   Time:TBA  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  http://ChicagoDancersUnited.org

19th annual Glenwood Avenue Arts Fest, mobile edition Mobile stage brings music to residents where they live, plus large-screen video trucks. Four two-hour tours of the streets of Rogers Park. Festival tour maps and the virtual festival layout. First round noon.  4:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Glenwood Avenue Arts District at Glenwood and Morse Ave  http://www.glenwoodave.org

Cathy Richardson at Space Summer Stage New carefully crafted, 50-person concert experience happening just down the alley from Space's back door. Grammy-nominated and out recording artist  7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Evanston SPACE  1245 Chicago Ave Evanston, IL 60202  http://www.evanstonspace.com/space-summer-stage  Tickets: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/sold-out-space-summer-stage-presents-cathy-richardson-tickets-115750744593?aff=odeccpebemailcampaigns&utm_campaign=278306&mipa=ABIdvVtqG3AjhS3ea-njMfejvyzsOOIBQ8p50J46B16oeJe895_mU-yZ2Zi0YAFEM


Monday, Aug 17
Chicago Gay Men's Caucus Chat and Chew Every Monday, the Caucus staff and some special guests will be streaming LIVE from our Facebook page to check in with our community in this time of social distancing.  12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Facebook Live  Tickets: http://Facebook.com/CBGMC


Wednesday, Aug 19
Living Room Chats at Affinity Brave conversations and bold voices. Monthly Facebook Live video podcast hosted by Kelly Suzanne Saulsberry the third Wednesday of every month. Find Affinity Community Services on Facebook   7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
  ,  http://affinity95.org

Living Room Chats at Affinity Brave conversations and bold voices. Monthly Facebook Live video podcast hosted by Kelly Suzanne Saulsberry the third Wednesday of every month. Find Affinity Community Services on Facebook   7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
  ,  http://affinity95.org


Thursday, Aug 20
Affinity Virtual Office Hours Live on Facebook so as many of you can be a part of the conversation. Tuesdays and Thursdays.  11:00am - 1:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  http://affinity95.org  Tickets: http://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_sdGpa7mvRQer4V__YBP92w


Friday, Aug 21
Andersonville Midsommarfest A celebration of Midsommar in Sweden-which falls during the summer solstice-Andersonville's Swedish heritage, LGBTQ+ pride, vibrant local business community and is usually the unofficial start of summer in Chicago. Application deadline extended.   10:00am - 10:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Andersonville  http://Andersonville.org/midsommarfest


Saturday, Aug 22
Andersonville Midsommarfest Andersonville Midsommarfest is a celebration of Midsommar in Sweden-which falls during the summer solstice-Andersonville's Swedish heritage, LGBTQ+ pride, vibrant local business community and is usually the unofficial start of summer in Chicago. Application deadline extended. See Aug. 21-23  10:00am - 10:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Andersonville  http://Andersonville.org/midsommarfest

Andersonville Midsommarfest Andersonville Midsommarfest is a celebration of Midsommar in Sweden-which falls during the summer solstice-Andersonville's Swedish heritage, LGBTQ+ pride, vibrant local business community and is usually the unofficial start of summer in Chicago. Application deadline extended. See Aug. 21-23  10:00am - 10:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Andersonville  http://Andersonville.org/midsommarfest

Howard Brown, TaskForce Community Care Station in Austin Free, confidential risk assessments for COVID-19. Also, anyone concerned about symptoms or possible exposure to COVID-19 may call Howard Brown's nurse triage line  10:00am - 2:30pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
9 N. Cicero Ave.  773.388.1600  http://HowardBrown.org/coronavirus-faq

ROYALS: Kings, Queen & Prince, Chicago Gay Men's Chorus virtual event Classical to popular music, CGMC pays homage to both royal families and honorary music royalty. Enjoy songs about royals as well as music from Queen and Prince, the artist formerly known as.  8:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://www.cgmc.org/2020-events/royals/


Sunday, Aug 23
ROYALS: Kings, Queen & Prince, Chicago Gay Men's Chorus virtual event Classical to popular music, CGMC pays homage to both royal families and honorary music royalty. Enjoy songs about royals as well as music from Queen and Prince, the artist formerly known as.  3:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://www.cgmc.org/2020-events/royals/

Space Summer Stage presents JC Brooks (Duo) New carefully crafted, 50-person concert experience happening just down the alley from Space's back door. Chicago-based out indie soul singer  7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Evanston SPACE  1245 Chicago Ave Evanston, IL 60202  Tickets: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/sold-out-space-summer-stage-presents-jc-brooks-duo-tickets-115774268955?aff=odeccpebemailcampaigns&utm_campaign=278306&mipa=ABIdvVtv9SpAA5W-asO7PX8933_y9oYZIKwkeFJrWAQrREDVccEZO0Cpo--eeajSpi82


Wednesday, Aug 26
This is America: Truths Through My Body Ada Cheng, professor-turned storyteller and storytelling show producer, brings a new storytelling/dialogue event show to Center on Halsted.  7:00pm - 9:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Center on Halsted virtual space  Tickets: http://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcuceuspjojE9QNcmn0kkxlHxhSePRLG1wh


Thursday, Aug 27
Affinity Virtual Office Hours Live on Facebook so as many of you can be a part of the conversation. Tuesdays and Thursdays.  11:00am - 1:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  http://affinity95.org  Tickets: http://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_sdGpa7mvRQer4V__YBP92w


Friday, Aug 28
Andersonville Farmers Market online order for pickup 11th season for shopper pick-up after ordering online using the hosting platform WhatsGood, open every Friday at 8 a.m. through Wed., Oct. 21  3:00pm - 7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
)n Catalpa Avenue between Clark Street and Ashland Ave  http://AndersonvilleMarket.org


Saturday, Aug 29
ROYALS: Kings, Queen & Prince, Chicago Gay Men's Chorus virtual event Classical to popular music, CGMC pays homage to both royal families and honorary music royalty. Enjoy songs about royals as well as music from Queen and Prince, the artist formerly known as.  8:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://www.cgmc.org/2020-events/royals/


Thursday, Sep 3
Affinity Virtual Office Hours Live on Facebook so as many of you can be a part of the conversation. Tuesdays and Thursdays.  11:00am - 1:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  http://affinity95.org  Tickets: http://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_sdGpa7mvRQer4V__YBP92w


Saturday, Sep 5
Market Days Northalsted Business Alliance Market Days, originally planned for Aug. 11 - 12, moves to Labor Day weekend combined with Chicago Pride Fest. More info to come.   9:00am - 10:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Halsted  https://northalsted.com/

36th annual Printers Row Lit Fest cancelled The festival, which is the largest outdoor literary showcase in the Midwest, will return in the summer of 2021.  10:00am - 6:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Along Dearborn Street from Polk Street north to Ida B. Wells Dr  http://printersrowlitfest.org


Sunday, Sep 6
Market Days Northalsted Business Alliance Market Days, originally planned for Aug. 11 - 12, moves to Labor Day weekend combined with Chicago Pride Fest. More info to come.   9:00am - 10:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Halsted  https://northalsted.com/


Wednesday, Sep 9
Balkrishna Doshi: Architecture for the People Exhibition illuminates Doshi's melding of modernism with traditional Indian techniques and forms, yielding a body of deeply humanist work. Through Dec. 12, 2020  12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Wrightwood  Tickets: http://ickets.wrightwood659.org/events


Saturday, Sep 12
Saving LGBTQ History Archives in a Time of Activism Gerber/Hart Library and Archives Fall Benefit. A series of 90 minute sparkling salons (10-12 people each). Intimate discussions on work and future of Gerber/Hart, presentation of the new 5 year strategic plan, tour of the restricted stacks by the director, and a tour of the newly opened exhibit on queer activism in the 1990s by a curator. Salon times will be 6:00 and 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 12 and 10:00 a.m., 12:00, 2:00, 4:00, 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 13.   6:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Gerber Hart Library and Archives  6500 N Clark St Chicago


Sunday, Sep 13
SEA Blue 2020 National, Virtual Prostate Cancer Walk, Run live-streaming Us TOO International runs the largest and longest-running prostate cancer event in Chicago raises funds and awareness for prostate cancer. Participants are encouraged to form teams but this year teams will be providing video clips while a small, in-person, invite-only component will be held as part of the event broadcast hub. Register seablueinfo@ustoo.org or phone or link  10:00am - 12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
  ,  630-795-1002  Tickets: http://www.seablueprostatewalk.org

SEA Blue 2020 National, Virtual Prostate Cancer Walk, Run live-streaming Us TOO International runs the largest and longest-running prostate cancer event in Chicago raises funds and awareness for prostate cancer. Participants are encouraged to form teams but this year teams will be providing video clips while a small, in-person, invite-only component will be held as part of the event broadcast hub. Register seablueinfo@ustoo.org or phone or link  10:00am - 12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  630-795-1002  Tickets: http://www.seablueprostatewalk.org

Saving LGBTQ History Archives in a Time of Activism Gerber/Hart Library and Archives Fall Benefit. A series of 90 minute sparkling salons (10-12 people each). Intimate discussions on work and future of Gerber/Hart, presentation of the new 5 year strategic plan, tour of the restricted stacks by the director, and a tour of the newly opened exhibit on queer activism in the 1990s by a curator. Salon times will be 6:00 and 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 12 and 10:00 a.m., 12:00, 2:00, 4:00, 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 13.   6:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Gerber Hart Library and Archives  6500 N Clark St Chicago


Wednesday, Sep 16
The Midwest LGBTQ Health Symposium 2020 "Being Healthy is a Radical Act" a conceptual framework to explore the health and wellness of LGBTQ communities. ealthcare professionals, social service providers, advocates, and researchers will highlight innovative best practices in LGBTQ patient-centered clinical care   9:00am - 6:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Malcolm X College  http://events.bizzabo.com/221165/home?utm_source=General+News&utm_campaign=a178b1d006-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_03_31_03_51&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_caabf9aaaf-a178b1d006-150495961

Living Room Chats at Affinity Brave conversations and bold voices. Monthly Facebook Live video podcast hosted by Kelly Suzanne Saulsberry the third Wednesday of every month. Find Affinity Community Services on Facebook   7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
  ,  http://affinity95.org


Thursday, Sep 24
Reeling 2020 38th Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival. Reeling is the second longest-running film festival of its kind in the U.S. and prides itself on showcasing the best LGBTQ+ films and web series from around the world. From international feature films to social issue documentaries to experimental shorts, Reeling has always presented a range of genres that demonstrates the rich diversity of work being produced. Through Oct. 4  12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Chicago Filmmakers, 5720 N. Ridge Ave.  http://filmfreeway.com/ReelingFilmFestival?utm_source=ActiveCampaign&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Activism+on+the+Southern+Border%3A+Watch+UNDETERRED+%2B+Panel+with+Activists+this+Saturday&utm_campaign=Jan+15%2C+2020+-+U

Reeling: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival online Chicago Filmmakers, the presenting organization of Reeling, made the decision to go virtual amid the uncertainty surrounding the reopening of cinemas and an increase in cases of COVID-19 in Chicago. Through Oct. 4.  12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
  ,  Tickets: http://ReelingFilmFestival.org

International Mr. Leather CANCELLED IML officially cancelled for 2020  Time:TBA  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Chicago. Locations to come.  Tickets: http://IMRL.com


Friday, Sep 25
Reeling: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival online Chicago Filmmakers, the presenting organization of Reeling, made the decision to go virtual amid the uncertainty surrounding the reopening of cinemas and an increase in cases of COVID-19 in Chicago. Through Oct. 4.  12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
  ,  Tickets: http://ReelingFilmFestival.org

Beaux Arts Ball Benefiting the South Side Art everykid program. Black tie optional. $175   6:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Center for Visual and Performing Arts, 1040 Ridge Rd., Muster, IN  Tickets: http://southshoreartsonline.org


Saturday, Sep 26
Reeling: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival online Chicago Filmmakers, the presenting organization of Reeling, made the decision to go virtual amid the uncertainty surrounding the reopening of cinemas and an increase in cases of COVID-19 in Chicago. Through Oct. 4.  12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
  ,  Tickets: http://ReelingFilmFestival.org

Chicago Fashion Week Avant Garde competition Theme, Chicago's cityscape. Designers from greater Chicagoland area are challenged to use city architecture, culture, diversity, lake front and landmarks. Registration open now at fashionweek@fashionbarchicago.com  Time:TBA  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  http://drive.google.com/file/d/1QdX0FoMmWPtgYIOdBiGCCc8bmiRpP5Uc/view?mc_cid=7eb43bf9b2&mc_eid=426fa433d8


Wednesday, Sep 30
Reeling: The Chicago LGBTQ+ International Film Festival online Chicago Filmmakers, the presenting organization of Reeling, made the decision to go virtual amid the uncertainty surrounding the reopening of cinemas and an increase in cases of COVID-19 in Chicago. Through Oct. 4.  12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
  ,  Tickets: http://ReelingFilmFestival.org


Monday, Oct 5
Out & Equal Workplace Summit Largest LGBTQ focused conference in the world, full of learning, connection, and transformation. Early-bird registration special ends on July 31  9:00am  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://outandequal.org/2020-workplace-summit/


Tuesday, Oct 6
Out & Equal Workplace Summit Largest LGBTQ focused conference in the world, full of learning, connection, and transformation. Early-bird registration special ends on July 31  9:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://outandequal.org/2020-workplace-summit/


Wednesday, Oct 7
Out & Equal Workplace Summit Largest LGBTQ focused conference in the world, full of learning, connection, and transformation. Early-bird registration special ends on July 31  9:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://outandequal.org/2020-workplace-summit/


Thursday, Oct 8
Out & Equal Workplace Summit Largest LGBTQ focused conference in the world, full of learning, connection, and transformation. Early-bird registration special ends on July 31  9:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://outandequal.org/2020-workplace-summit/


Friday, Oct 9
Affinity Community Services 25th-anniversary virtual experience Co-chairs and the Affinity Community Services board of directors recently announced that Affinity's 25th-anniversary event will be a virtual experience taking place the weekend of Oct. 9-11, centerpiece event on Saturday, Oct. 10.   Time:TBA  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://Affinity95.org

Out & Equal Workplace Summit Largest LGBTQ focused conference in the world, full of learning, connection, and transformation. Early-bird registration special ends on July 31  9:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  Tickets: http://outandequal.org/2020-workplace-summit/


Saturday, Oct 10
Affinity Homecoming Gala Tickets will go on sale in June. More information to come.  Time:TBA  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Haven, 932 East 43rd.  http://affinity95.org


Wednesday, Oct 21
Personal PAC's virtual 27th Annual Awar4ds Luncheon With Jane Fonda, Cecil Richards and Kim Foxx  2:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Online  312-422-0005  Tickets: http://interland3.donorperfect.net/weblink/WebLink.aspx?name=E228808&id=98

Living Room Chats at Affinity Brave conversations and bold voices. Monthly Facebook Live video podcast hosted by Kelly Suzanne Saulsberry the third Wednesday of every month. Find Affinity Community Services on Facebook   7:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
  ,  http://affinity95.org


Thursday, Oct 22
DIFFA Chicago Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS, fighting and conquering HIV/AIDS since 1984, celebrates the work of national icons of the art world along with emerging artists  12:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
theMart  http://diffachicago.org


Saturday, Nov 21
AIDS Foundation of Chicago gala 35th-anniversary of the year AFC was founded in Response to the AIDS epidemic  6:00pm - 11:00pm   Chicago Hilton and Towers  720 S Michigan Ave Chicago  http://AIDSChicago.org


Tuesday, Jan 21
PFLAG Chicago Monthly Meeting Parents, Family members, Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) has support groups and educational speakers. We engage in advocacy activities. All are welcome, you always have a home with PFLAG. Monthly on the third Wednesday. Call 1 (630) 415-0622 or E-mail the Metro Chicago South Chapter: pflagmetrochicagosouthside@pflagillinois.org or contact Keith McCoy at kmccoy@windycityblackpride.org or Peter Ji at pjiman1@hotmail.com.   11:00pm - 1:00pm  
Please check with the event organizers to see if the event is still scheduled or cancelled.
Affinity Community Services  2850 S Wabash Ave Ste 108 Chicago  http://pflagillinois.org







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