A CHANCE TO REMEMBER | Sister MaeLynn Hanzment, mistress of ceremonies for the DFW Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, displays the Veil of Remembrance from a previous year. The Sisters will be out and about in Oak Lawn over the World AIDS Day 2014 weekend giving people a chance to sign the 2014 Veil of Remembrance. (Tammye Nash/Dallas Voice)


Nov. 28-Dec. 1: DFW Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence Veil of Remembrance
The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence will be out and about the Oak Lawn area throughout the World AIDS Day weekend with the Veil of Remembrance. Individuals are allowed to write the names of those they have lost to HIV/AIDS on the Veil as a way of honoring and remembering those lost to the epidemic.

Dec. 1: World AIDS Day

Dec. 1: Night of a Thousand Names
CURE honors The Names Project Foundation, Dr. Steven Pounders and Dr. Louis Sloan. Noah’s Event Space,
2151 N. Greenville Ave., Richardson. 6 p.m.

Dec. 1: Stonewall Democrats Christmas Party
Holiday party and open house featuring Paul J. Williams with local elected officials. 6:30–9 p.m. at the Round-Up Saloon, 3912 Cedar Springs Road.

Dec. 3: World AIDS Day at Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
Visual AIDS presents the film series Alternate Endings at 2 p.m. at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, 3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth. A gallery tour of the museum’s current exhibit Urban Theater: New York Art in the 1980s follows. 817-738-9215.

Dec. 4: Red Ribbon Bash
Resource Center’s sixth annual Red Ribbon Bash in support of World AIDS Day at 6:30–9:30 p.m. at Hotel Lumen, 6101 Hillcrest Ave. Tickets at

Dec. 4: AIDS Arms Red Ribbon Society
The Evolution of HIV Case Management: Value and Impact. Appetizers and wine. 6–8 p.m., program at 6:30 p.m. at ilume Lounge, 4123 Cedar Springs Road.

Dec. 5: Purple Foundation presents quarterly party with DJ Joe Ross
The Purple Foundation presents its quarterly party with Houston DJ Joe Ross from 9 p.m.–2 a.m. at Dallas Eagle, 5740 Maple Ave. Suggested $5 donation.

Dec. 6: LGBTQSaves Winter Formal
Fourth annual dance from 7–10 p.m. at Celebration Community Church, 908 Pennsylvania, Fort Worth.

Dec. 12: AIDS Walk South Dallas launch party
Fifth anniversary launch party hosted by Dallas Black Dance Theater at 6:30-9:30 p.m. at 2700 Flora St.

Dec. 13: Women’s Chorus of Dallas presents HoliDAZE
TWCD sing holiday classics with a twist at 7 p.m. at City Performance Hall, 2520 Flora St. Tickets at 214-520-7828 or


ENTERTAINMENT ON TAP | Comedian Paul J. Williams will entertain at the Stonewall Democrats Christmas Party on Monday, Dec. 1.


Dec. 18–21: Turtle Creek Chorale presents Jangled
Holiday program includes a family version at the Saturday matinee. Thursday–Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday–Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

Dec. 18: Holiday party and fundraiser
GALA party with caroling, silent auction andGary Poe performing. 6–10 p.m. at 3504 Pinehurst Drive, Plano. $18 in advance. $20 at the door. Free for GALA members. RSVP by Dec. 10 to

Dec. 20: Salvation Sisters
The DFW Sisters will do The Salvation Sisters, a take-off on the Salvation Army Christmas bell ringing, from 8:30–11 p.m. in front of Hunky’s, 3930 Cedar Springs Road. Proceeds benefit HIV services.

Dec. 22: Ring in the Holidays with Leslie Jordan
Benefit for Legacy Counseling Center at 8 p.m. at Theatre Three, 2800 Routh St. Suite 168. Tickets at

Dec. 24: Beth El Binah goes out for Chinese
The LGBT Jewish congregation fulfills the biblical commandment to eat Chinese food on Christmas at 7:30 p.m. at Thairrific, 4000 Cedar Springs Road #E. Everyone welcome.

Dec. 25: Christmas
LGBT-affirming churches that would like to be included in our Christmas calendar should contact with time and location of services and other events.


Jan. 10: Transvisible: The Bamby Salcedo Story
Bamby Salcedo and Dante Alencastre show their film and lead a discussion hosted by Trans Pride Initiative at 4 p.m. at Texas Theatre, 231 W. Jefferson Blvd.

Jan. 20: Coming Out Workshop
Jim McBride and Rev. Jane Graner lead a seven-week coming out workshop on Tuesday evenings through March 3. 7–9 p.m. at Northaven United Methodist Church 
11211 Preston Road. 214-284-9194 or Free.

Jan. 30–Feb. 7: Couple Communication Workshop
Candy Marcum, LPC and Jimmy Owen, LPC conduct a two-weekend workshop for couples. 5-7 p.m. on Jan. 30 and Feb. 6 and 10 a.m.–noon on Jan 31 and Feb. 7 at 3500 Oak Lawn Ave., Suite 260. $440 per couple. 214-521-1278.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition November 28, 2014.