The Gay Agenda • 01-20-17

Posted on 20 Jan 2017 at 7:35am

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­­­Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com by Wednesday at 5 p.m. for that week’s issue.

• Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. This week’s guests are newlyweds Beau & Major; United Black Ellument hosts discussion on HIV/AIDS in the black community (UBE Connected) at 7 p.m. every fourth Tuesday of the month at 3116 Commerce St., Suite C; Core Group Meeting every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m.; Fuse game night every Monday evening except the last of the month at 8 p.m. at the Fuse space in the Treymore Building, 4038 Lemmon Ave, Suite 101; FuseConnect every Wednesday from 7 p.m. For more information call or e-mail Jalenzski at 214-760-9718 ext 3 or Jalenzski@myresourcecenter.org.

JANUARY
• Jan. 20: Protest at the Inauguration
Protest on Inauguration Day Against War, Racism and Inequality from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. at Freedom Plaza, 14th St NW & Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, D.C.

• Jan. 20: Federal Club mixer
From 6-8 p.m. at III Minster Pub, 2600 Cedar Springs Road #1 at Gables Villa Rosa.

• Jan. 20: Saying No to the Trump Agenda
Protest of Resistance from 5-6:30 p.m. at Dallas City Hall, 1500 Marilla St.

• Jan. 21: Women’s March on Austin
The Women’s March on Austin, a sister event to the Women’s March on Washington, is taking place in D.C. from noon-6 p.m. at the Texas State Capitol, 1100 Congress Ave., Austin.

• Jan. 21: Dallas Women’s March
March at 10 a.m. from Dallas City Hall, 1500 Marilla St.

• Jan. 21: Women’s March–Fort Worth
March at noon from Tarrant County Courthouse, 100 W. Weatherford St., Fort Worth.

• Jan. 21: Dallas Frontrunners
Walk or run on the Katy Trail. Meet at 8:30 a.m. at the Robert E. Lee statue in Lee Park, 3333 Turtle Creek Blvd.

• Jan. 21: Critterman for kids, CPR training
Rainbow Roundup presents Critterman with a show for the kids while a Children’s Hospital paramedic gives CPR training to parents from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at 7920 Belt Line Road.

• Jan. 21: Gaybingo

• Jan. 23: Denton Trans/SOFFA meeting
Group meeting at 7 p.m. at Denton Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 1111 Cordell St, Denton.

• Jan. 23-25: DIVA new member clinics
Dallas Independent Volleyball Association new member clinics for anyone interested in playing in the upcoming season from 6:30-9 p.m. at KB Polk Recreation Center, 6801 Roper St. Free but register online at www.divadallas.org under the events tab.

• Jan. 24: The Refugee Camp Experience The Dallas Holocaust Museum in
conjunction with the International Rescue Committee presents a panel on life in
modern-day refugee camps with panelists from Rwanda, Sudan and Syria from
6:30-7:30 p.m. at Dallas Holocaust
Museum, 211 N. Record St.

• Jan. 24: Dallas Trans/SOFFA meeting
Group meeting at 7 p.m. at Horizon Unitarian Universalist Church, 1641 W Hebron Pkwy, Carrollton.

• Jan 24: Dallas Stonewall Young Democrats
Meet at 7 p.m. at Sue Ellen’s, 3014 Throckmorton St.

• Jan. 24: Turtle Creek Chorale auditions
Become a member. Audition from 5:30-7 p.m. at Sammons Center for the Arts, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd.

• Jan. 26: Outrageous Oral
Federal Club and Lambda Group of Dallas will tell their stories. 7 p.m. at the Rose Room, 3911 Cedar Springs Road.

• Jan 27: Bloomin’ Ball kickoff
Complimentary cocktails, gourmet coffee, desserts, DJ Tony Dean, live performances and a raffle. Happy hour at 5 p.m., hors d’oeuvres at 6:30 p.m. and comments by Steven Pace at 7 p.m. at Spaces,
1919 McKinney Ave.

• Jan 28: Gay for Good
DFW G4G volunteers with Dallas Animal Services Lend a Hand Program walking dogs, making treats and toys and assisting where needed at 11 a.m. at Dallas Animal Services, 1818 N Westmoreland Road. Contact Duncan Smith at
dms3dallas@tx.rr.com.

• Jan. 29: International Holocaust Remembrance Day
On the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, the Dallas Holocaust Museum has a gathering of hope and remembrance at 2 p.m. at 211 N. Record St.

• Jan. 30: After Orlando
An international theater action in response to the Pulse nightclub massacre is an evening of short plays followed by a reception in conjunction with Cara Mia Theatre Co. and Jubilee Theatre at 7 p.m. at Stage West, 821 W. Vickery Blvd, Fort Worth. Free but donations benefit LGBTQ S.A.V.E.S.

FEBRUARY
• Feb. 2: George Takei
Dallas Holocaust Museum and SMU Embrey Human Rights Program present George Takei speaks about his childhood experiences during World War II in a U.S. internment camp at 6:30 p.m. at McFarlin Auditorium, 6405 Boaz Lane.

• Feb. 7: Classic Chassis Car Club
Monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. at Ojeda’s, 4617 Maple Ave.

• Feb. 7: From Selma to Stonewall:  Are We There Yet?
Screening at Galerstein Women’s Center at UT Dallas. Free.

• Feb. 8: From Selma to Stonewall:  Are We There Yet?
Screening at 6:30 p.m. St. Luke Community UMC, 5710 E. R.L. Thornton. Free.

• Feb. 8: Lambda Legal mixer
Hear about coordinated national strategy in response to the new administration. From 6-8 p.m. at Cedar Grove,
4123 Cedar Springs Road, Suite 110.

• Feb. 11: From Selma to Stonewall:  Are We There Yet?
Screening at 7 p.m. at Roper Hall, Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration, Hillcrest at Spring Valley roads. Free.

• Feb. 12: From Selma to Stonewall:  Are We There Yet?
Screening at 5 p.m. at Texas Theatre, 231 W. Jefferson Blvd. $10.

• Feb. 18: Gaybingo

• Feb. 21: Awareness About the Care Needs of LGBTQ Older Adults
1.5 CEUs available for social work and nursing home administrators. Networking begins at 6 p.m. and programs at 6:30 p.m. at The Senior Source, 3910 Harry Hines Blvd. RSVP to Educaredallas@gmail.com.

• Feb. 23: Leah Lax speaks
Author Leah Lax talks about leaving the Hasidic world and coming out at 7 p.m. at Temple Emanu-el, 8500 Hillcrest Ave.

• Feb. 24: Spring Fling
Mr. and Miss Charity America present Spring Fling benefiting the Texas Red Ribbon Wish Network, Rhonda Mae’s Wall of Food and Tucker’s Gift at 7:30 p.m. at Urban Cowboy, 2620 E. Lancaster Ave., Fort Worth.

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Can’t make it to the Women’s March in D.C. this weekend? You have plenty of options. Marches are planned for Saturday in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth and Denton. There are also protests set for Dallas on Friday (today) in Dallas. See the listings for details.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition January 20, 2017.

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