The Gay Agenda • 10-07-16

Posted on 07 Oct 2016 at 7:35am



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• Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. This week’s guest is Northaven United Methodist Church’s Eric Folkerth; 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

• Through Oct. 29: Screams
Three haunted houses, Carnevil, clown maze and zombie wasteland. 7:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. on Friday and Saturday nights at Scarborough Faire site, Waxahachie.

• Oct. 7: A Little Night Music
St. Matthew’s Cathedral, 5100 Ross Ave., presents “A Little Night Music,” featuring the music of Stephen Sondheim and the annual SMCA Silent Auction, benefitting the church’s free public art programs. Tickets are $70 for one, $120 for two, $700 for a table of 10 or $1,000 for a VIP Table of 10. Seating is limited; reserve tickets by calling 214-887-6552.

• Oct. 7: Big Night Out
To raise awareness and support for sexual assault victims from 7:30-11 p.m. at event1013, 1013 E 15th St., Plano.

• Oct. 7: DIFFA cella
Burgers & Burgundy presents a DIFFA fundraiser from 6:30-9:30 p.m. on the Ron Kirk Bridge, 109 Continental Ave. $150.

• Oct. 7: A Little Night Music
An evening of Stephen Sondheim benefitys Saint Matthews Cathedral public arts program at 5:30 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Cathedral, 5100 Ross Ave.

• Oct. 8: National Coming Out Day Sidewalk March
Meet at 10:45 a.m. with PFLAG-Abilene/Big Country and bring Pride flags. Sidewalk march is from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the corner of Pine Street and North 1st, Abilene.

• Oct. 8: Texas Latino Gay Pride
Music festival from 2-10 p.m. in Reverchon Park, 3505 Maple Ave.

• Oct. 9: AIDS Arms Lifewalk
LifeWalk returns more money to local LGBT and AIDS organizations in Dallas than any other fundraiser. The walk steps off at noon at Lee Park, 3333 Turtle Creek Blvd.

• Oct. 9: Gay Day at the Fair
The official unofficial Gay Day at the State Fair of Texas is back all day at the State Fair.

• Oct. 10: High Tech Happy Hour
From 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Lakewood Brewing Company, 2302 Executive Drive, Garland.

• Oct. 10: Dance With the Sun
Free one-act play to celebrate LGBT History Month at 7:30 p.m. at Jonsson Performance Hall, JO 2.604, University of Texas–Dallas.

• Oct. 10: Project TAG
Phone Book Recycling Day and have fun at the zoo at 1 p.m. at Caldwell Zoo, 2203 W Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Tyler.

• Oct. 10: A Celebration of Rose Pearson
Celebrate the life of Rose Pearson (1947-2016), the founder of Circle Theater, from 6-9 p.m. at Red Oak Ballroom, 304 Houston St., Fort Worth.

• Oct. 11: Kol Nidre service
Congregation Beth El Binah holds Kol Nidre service at 7:30 p.m. at NUMC, 11211 Preston Road.

• Oct. 11: Outrageous Oral 23
Adrian Cooks, Alex Eller and the Rev. Colleen Darraugh are the featured speakers at 7 p.m. at Willis Library, University of North Texas, 1506 W Highland St., Denton.

• Oct. 12: Yom Kippur services
Congregation Beth El Binah holds Yom Kippur services beginning with morning musaf service at 10 a.m. followed by study session, yizkor at 3 p.m., afternoon service at 4 p.m. and neilah service at 5 p.m. followed by break the fast at 6:30 p.m. at NUMC, 11211 Preston Road.

• Oct. 13: Gray Pride
6 p.m. at Resource Center, 5750 Cedar Springs Road.

• Oct. 13: ‘For Once in My Life’
Fort Worth Human Relations Commission presents Movies That Matter. For Once in My Life will be shown at 7 p.m. at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, 3200 Darnell St.,
Fort Worth. Free.

• Oct. 13: Business Connection Mixer
GLBT Chamber presents mixer at 5:30 p.m.
at Sushi Zushi, 3636 McKinney Ave. #150.

• Oct. 14: NTSO Movie Magic Gala
Gala evening of dinner, drinks and entertainment featuring cabaret singer
Angie McWhirter to support the New Texas Symphony Orchestra at 7 p.m. at Sammons Center, Meadows Hall, 3630 Harry Hines Blvd. $100.

• Oct. 14: Oktoberfest High Tech Happy Hour
From 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Lakewood Brewing Company, 2302 Executive Drive, Garland.

• Oct. 14: Lory Masters 70th Birthday Roast
Master of Ceremonies Tim Seelig and comedian Paul J. Williams , friends and community leaders past and present roast community legend Lory Masters from 7-10 p.m. at The Rose Room at S4, 3911 Cedar Springs Road.

• Oct. 14: Rocky Horror Jack-O-Lan-Turnt Halloween Spooktacular
Join Amber Does Dallas for their most anticipated show of the year at midnight at the Angelika Theater, 5321 E. Mockingbird Lane.

• Oct. 14-16: Dallas Fan Days
Comic, sci-fi, horror anime and gaming
event from 4-7 p.m. on Friday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. on Sunday at Irving Convention Center, 500 W. Las Colinas Blvd., Irving.

• Oct. 15: Party for Peggy
Friends of Peggy Drury, a longtime bartender at Jugs and, later, Joe’s Place, invited to a party in her honor from 7-9 p.m., at Liquid Zoo Bar and Grill, 2506 Knight St. The bar is providing sandwiches, chips and dips and there will be a cake, as well. For information, contact Deedee Heart or Norma Jean Featherson on Facebook.

• Oct. 15: American Gothic
Oak Lawn Band presents a free concert at 8 p.m. at Oak Lawn United Methodist Church, 3014 Oak Lawn Ave.

• Oct. 15: Bewitched GayBingo
Monthly fundraiser for Resource Center takes place 6-9 p.m. the third Saturday of the month at Rose Room at S4, 3911 Cedar Springs Road. Doors open at 5 p.m. For more information, call 214-540-4458 or email

• Oct. 15: PrEP Rally
United Black Ellument hosts medical professionals and community volunteers who share their stories about PrEP as Resource Center plans to launch its PrEP clinic. From 2-5 p.m. at Resource Center, 5750 Cedar Springs Road.

• Oct. 15: Porchfest
Peak Addition Neighborhood Association block party and music festival from noon-8 p.m. at 4700 Swiss Ave.

• Oct. 15-16: Old Oak Cliff Conservation League home tour
The city’s oldest and largest home tour. Buy tickets ahead of time for $15. Tickets the day of tour are $25 and can be purchased at Bishop and 8th streets in the Bishop Arts District. Money benefits Oak Cliff neighborhood improvement projects.

• Oct 16: LGBT Square Dancing
Pegasus Squares holds open house and dance lessons from 3-5 p.m. at Dallas School of Burlesque, 2924 Main St #103.



Friends of Peggy Drury, pictured here, left, with her longtime boss and friend the late Joe Elliott, are invited to attend a party in her honor Saturday, Oct. 15, from 7-9 p.m. at Liquid Zoo Bar and Grill, 2506 Knight St. See listings for details.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition October 7, 2016.

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