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• Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. This week’s guest is attorney Rebecca Covell; 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

• Sept. 23: Celebrate Bisexuality Day

• Sept. 23: Neighborhood cleanup
Alexandre’s will provide the gloves and bags for a neighborhood cleanup at 11 a.m. at Alexandre’s, 4026 Cedar Springs Road.

• Sept. 23: World AIDS Day launch
C.U.R.E. introduces the recipients of this year’s Open Hearts Awards from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Bungalow 5, 1201 Oak Lawn Ave. $20.

• Sept. 23: 5 Factor
Resource Center honors partners of the community from 7-9 p.m. at 7 for Parties,
150 Turtle Creek Blvd. #107. Tickets at

• Sept. 23: Arkansas/ Texas A&M meet & greet
University of Arkansas Pride Alumni Society and Aggie Pride: LGBT & Ally Former Student Network meet prior to the Southwest Classic at 8 p.m. at Cedar Springs Tap House, 4123 Cedar Springs Road.

• Through Sept. 24: Pride Performing Arts Festival
Uptown Players hosts its fifth annual arts festival for Pride with plays, including two world premieres from the company’s first-ever Pride Write Play Writing Competition, a staged reading and cabaret acts. Kalita Humphries Theater, 3636 Turtle Creek Blvd.

• Sept. 24: Teen Pride
For ages 13-18 from 2-7 p.m. at Celebration Church, 908 Pennsylvania Ave., Fort Worth.

• Sept. 24: HIV/AIDS and Testing Workshop
St. James A.M.E. Church in Denton, in partnership with the Learning Institute of Family Education and University of North Texas Zeta Beta Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma, holds its fourth annual “Building Healthy Relationships: HIV/AIDS and Testing Workshop.” The workshop theme is “Get Informed, Get Tested and Get Treated,” and the event is designed to increase awareness of HIV and AIDS in the community. AIDS Arms Dallas will provide free testing. For information call Mary C. Taylor at 940-441-5530 or 940-387-1223. The workshop takes place from noon-3 p.m. at the church, 1107 E. Oak St. in Denton.

• Sept. 24: Furball
The SPCA holds its annual black tie fundraiser. Sit at a Gay and Lesbian Fund for Dallas table by registering at Seats are $200.

• Sept. 24: Kayak Eco-Tour
An Audubon guide leads a bird and wildlife adventure at Joe Pool Lake. All equipment provided. $30 members. $40 non-members. From 9-11 a.m. at 1570 FM 1382, Cedar Hill.

• Sept. 24: ONE Run
A 5k run or 1k walk that benefits Cancer Support Community North Texas. From 8-11 a.m. in Reverchon Park, 3505 Maple Ave.

• Sept. 24: Oak Cliff Flamenco Festival
The Grand Finale Concert from 8 a.m.-noon at Kessler Theater, 1230 W. Davis St.

• Sept. 24: Dallas Green Fest
Farmers Assisting Returning Military will break ground on their new urban park. Learn gardening to renewable energy at Green Fest from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at 700 S. Good Latimer Blvd. Free.

• Sept. 25: Mass on the Grass and neighborhood picnic
The Happy Campers Band, food, games and more. Service at 10 a.m. followed by picnic from 11:30-2:30 p.m. at St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 6525 Inwood Road.

• Sept. 25: Spirit of Equality brunch
Wendy Davis is the keynote speaker at this Equality Texas fundraiser. 11:30 a.m. at The Rosenberg Sky Room, 847 East Hildebrand Ave., San Antonio. $135.

• Sept. 25: Rent and the History of the AIDS Crisis
Panelists discuss the history of the AIDS crisis and dispelling myths at 6 p.m. at Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora St.

• Sept. 26: Presidential debate watch party
Metroplex Republicans and former Addison Mayor Joe Chow meet at 7:30 p.m. at May Dragon Chinese Restaurant, 4848 Belt Line Road.

• Sept. 26: Presidential debate watch party
Watch party at 8 p.m. at the Round-Up Saloon, 3912 Cedar Springs Road.

• Sept. 26: Outward Bound Showcase
A.L. + the Mystiks led by trans man Ivan Dillard performs at 10:30 p.m. followed by Star Fruit, led by non-binary artist Ethan Bergman, at 11 p.m. at RBC, 2617 Commerce St.

• Sept. 27: Historical Lessons at the Holocaust Museum
A discussion on the history of anti-Semitism at 11:30 a.m. at Dallas Holocaust Museum, 211 N. Record St.

• Sept: 28: Fort Worth Pride kickoff
Pride kickoff with Mayor Betsy Price.

• Sept. 29-Oct. 3: Dallas Southern Pride
19th Annual Black Gay Pride Weekend with Events 4 Him and Events 4 Her. Host hotel is Crowne Plaza Dallas Market Center,
7050 Stemmons Freeway.

• Sept. 29-Oct. 1: Heath Disparities and Leadership Conference
Southern Regional Ball/House and Pageant Communities presents the health conference to reduce health disparities across the southern U.S. by promoting health equality and improved leadership in the LGBT community. Crowne Plaza Dallas Market Center, 7050 Stemmons Freeway.

• Sept. 30: Ecumenical service
An ecumenical service supporting the LGBT community sponsored by Brite Divinity School to kick off Tarrant County Pride at
7:30 p.m. at Robert Carr Chapel at TCU,
2855 S. University Dr., Fort Worth.



Charles Santos, executive director of TITAS, moderates Rent and the History of the AIDS Crisis witha panel that includes Jalenzski Brown, Resource Center empowerment programs manager;  the Rev. Neil Cazares-Thomas, senior pastor Cathedral of Hope; Abigail Erickson, executive director, Bryan’s House; Jason Gillman, MD, AIDS Arms physician; and Don Maison, CEO of AIDS Services Dallas. For detail, see listing.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition September 23, 2016.