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• Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. This week’s guests are Marge Petty and Daniel Bouton from Out2Enroll and will talk about healthcare options under the Affordable Care Act; 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 Dec. 11: A Not So Silent Night
The Turtle Creek Chorale presents its annual Christmas concert at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday-Saturday and 2:30 p.m. on Sunday at City Performance Hall, 2520 Flora St. Tickets at A shortened children’s Saturday matinee requires
no tickets.

• Dec. 9: High Tech Happy Hour
From 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Komali, 4152 Cole Ave. Suite 106.

• Dec. 9: Pandora’s Box: A Hard Candy Christmas
Holiday party and poetry reading from 8-10 p.m. at Pandora’s Box, 3000 Commerce St.

• Dec. 9: An Evening of Jazz and Spoken Word
Originally planned “under the stars,” but moved indoors. North Oak Cliff Branch Library, 302 W. 10th St.

• Dec. 10: Super Hero Ball
Holiday party from 7-10 p.m. at Celebration Community Church, 908 Pennsylvania Ave., Fort Worth.

• Dec. 10: Women’s Alliance for Leadership
Award recipients include Sarah Goodfriend and Suzanne Bryant, the first couple to legally marry in Texas and marriage equality plaintiffs Cleopatra De Leon and Nicole Dimetman from 6-9 p.m. at the Doubletree Austin-University, 1617 N. Interstate-35, Austin. $55.

• Dec. 10: 20th anniversary Oak Lawn Branch
The Oak Lawn Branch Library celebrates its 20th anniversary at its current location from 2-4 p.m. in the auditorium, Oak Lawn Branch, 4100 Cedar Springs Road.

• Dec. 10: Coffee with Cops
Dallas Police Department’s Community Affairs Division invites the public to have coffee with cops at McDonalds from 9-11 a.m. at 5403 Ross Ave., 10320 Lake June, 4439 Lemmon Ave., 11217 Garland Road, 7007 W. Wheatland Road and 14770 Preston Road.

• Dec. 10: The Salvation Sisters
The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence will be ringing bells and raising money for Legacy from 8 p.m.-midnight on Cedar Springs Road at Throckmorton St.

• Dec. 11: Christmas with Charity America
Mr. and Miss Charity America host a show to benefit the Texas Red Ribbon Wish Network from 7-9:30 p.m. in the Rose Room, 3911 Cedar Springs Road.

• Dec. 11: Christmas Stocking Auction
The annual Christmas Stocking Auction benefits Legacy Counseling Center from 7 p.m.-midnight at the Round-Up Saloon, 3912 Cedar Springs Road. Preview of baskets and stockings in the Parlor on Dec. 10.

• Dec. 12: Charitable Mondays
A portion of sales will go to Shared Housing Center. Tell server you are participating from 3-7 p.m. at Savor Gastropub, 2000 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Klyde Warren Park.

• Dec. 13: East Texas PFLAG Holiday Social
Food, fun and socializing from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Tyler Area Chamber of Commerce, 315 N Broadway Ave, Tyler.

• Dec. 14: GALA Holiday Party
North Texas Gay and Lesbian Alliance (GALA) holds its Holiday Party from 6-10 p.m. at Event 1013, 1013 E. 15th St. in Plano. Absolut Vodka is the liquor sponsor for the party which will include food, drinks, a raffle and a silent auction.

• Dec. 16-17: Nearly Naked Nutcracker
Broads and Panties Burlesque presents The Nearly Naked Nutcracker benefiting Trans-cendence and The Battered Women’s Foundation at 9 p.m. at Viva’s Lounge, 1350 Manufacturing St., Suite 120. Tickets at

• Dec. 19: Charitable Mondays
A portion of sales will go to Shared Housing Center. Tell server you are participating from 3-7 p.m. at Savor Gastropub, 2000 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Klyde Warren Park.

• Dec. 21: A Drag Queen Christmas
Bib the Drag Queen, Trixie Mattel and more at 9 p.m. at House of Blues, 2200 N. Lamar St.

• Dec. 24: Chinese food and a movie
Congregation Beth El Binah has a traditional Jewish Christmas Eve dinner at 4:30 Royal China, 6025 Royal Lane.

• Dec. 25: Christmas

• Dec. 26: Charitable Mondays
A portion of sales will go to Shared Housing Center. Tell server you are participating from 3-7 p.m. at Savor Gastropub, 2000 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Klyde Warren Park.

• Dec. 31: New Year’s Eve
Find your party and party safely.

• Dec. 31: Once in a Blue Moon dance
New Year’s Eve party for women from 7 p.m.-midnight at DanceMasters Ballroom located at 10675 East Northwest Highway, Suite 2600B. $25.

• Dec. 31: Masques at Midnight
Formal gala and awards evening hosted by Tarrant County Pride from 7 p.m.-1 a.m. at DFW Airport Marriott South, 4151 Centreport Drive, Fort Worth.

• Happy New Year

• Jan. 12: Little Black Dress Party
The FashionCited preview party that benefits Legal Hospice of Texas from 7-9:30 p.m. at Goodson Acura, 4801 Lemmon Ave.

• Jan. 17: Stonewall elections
Stonewall officer elections at 7 p.m. at Sue Ellen’s, 3014 Throckmorton St.

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



The annual Christmas Stocking Auction benefiting Legacy Counseling Center takes place from 7 p.m.-midnight at the Round-Up Saloon on Sunday, Dec. 11. Preview the auction baskets and stockings in the parlor on Saturday. (David Taffet/Dallas Voice)

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition December 9, 2016.