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by TRACY BAIM
2003-04-23

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What a cute name! Tweet, the new breakfast eatery from Michelle Fire at Big Chicks, will be opening soon!

Project VIDA's Pangea III, Sat., April 26, is a benefit for their Linx young men's program, 6-9 p.m., Circuit, 3641 N. Halsted, 277-2291.

Who's That Girl features seven of the Midwest's most talented performers including Patricia Russo, Circuit Mom, Chocolate Kisses, Monique Moyet, and Delores Van-Cartier to benefit Howard Brown, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Park West, (773) 388-8997.

PlanetOut sponsors HurryDate, a dating party for lesbians, Wed., April 30, 8 p.m., $35 includes drink specials, Temptations, 10235 Grand Ave., Franklin Park, (847) 455-0008.

City of Chicago Commission on Human Relations' Forum on GLBT homeless youth, is Tuesday, April 29, U. of Illinois, 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 750 S. Halsted, Room A, (312) 744-7911.

Windy City Gay Idol continues with round 4 at Spin, Monday, April 28. See WindyCityMediaGroup.com for a show list. Thanks to sponsors Bud Light, Creaoke, Materville and many more.

School of the Art Institute's Queer Film and Video Festival is April 23-May 2 at various locations. (312) 443-3703, www.artic.edu/saic.

44th Ward Ald. Tom Tunney launches the 44th Ward Community Directed Development Council with an open community forum, Monday, April 28, 6:30-9 p.m., Wellington Avenue Church, 615 W. Wellington, (773) 525-6034, www.44thward.org .

M4msex.com sponsors a Steamworks party Thursday, April 24, 8 p.m.-midnight, 3246 N. Halsted, (773) 929-6080.

HRC's Town Hall meeting April 24 is about the negative impact of federal legislation that affects LGBT families; 6:30 p.m., Broadway United, 3344 N. Broadway, (773) 528-2526.

Mountain Moving Coffee House for Womyn and Children hosts Irish jazz duo Zrazy Sat., April 26, 7:30 p.m., Summerdale Church, 1700 W. Farragut, (312) 409-0276.

Grace Jones is the featured entertainment for the AIDS Foundation of Chicago annual gala May 3 at the Hilton. Call (312) 922-2322.

Richard Streetman's mother passed away from cancer this past week. He asked that people who wish to remember her make a donation in Ms. Streetman's name to Lesbian Community Cancer Project, which really needs the funds.

Geri, Lost & Found's long-time bartender, is recovering from her recent illness. Friends will gather Sat., May 3, 6 p.m. at the bar, 3058 W. Irving, to help raise funds for her medical bills.

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