Calendar

NOVEMBER 2017 EVENT CALENDAR

1       Wednesday    Center on Halsted “GenderQueer Chicago”, 3656 N Halsted, 7-8:15 pm. A grassroots, peer-led group that works to create safe spaces to talk about, think about, explore, and express gender. Free.

3        Friday             Equality Illinois, “First Friday” social at Sidetrack, 3349 North Halsted, 773-477-9189, 6-8 pm.

4        Saturday       Center on Halsted “TQI Lounge” 3656 N Halsted, 4:30-6:30 pm.  The group meets around a kitchen, preparing and eating various food that was donated by Whole Foods. The group leader is Jessica Sage (goes by “Sage”), who can be contacted at jessicascrowell@gmail.com. There is no meeting fee.

7       Tuesday        Center on Halsted “T-Fem Transfemine Alliance Chicago”, 3656 N Halsted, 7-8:30 pm. several peer-led Community Groups who meet regularly for discussion, activity, and socializing. For more info go to the T-Fem website at www.tfemchicago.com  Free.

8        Wednesday Center on Halsted “GenderQueer Chicago”, (see 1st Wed, above)

11      Saturday     Center on Halsted “Trans Military Appreciation Day” 3656 N Halsted, 2-3:30  pm. Go to honor transgender service members, veterans and their families and allies. Free. RSVP using the COH website.

11      Saturday     Chi Chapter  “Girls Night Out”, 8 pm, at Foxes in the Doubletree Hotel, 1909 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL. Call 630-318-4407.

12      Sunday         Journey Transgender Support Group, Countryside Church Unitarian Universalist, 1025 N. Smith Road, Palatine, 2:30 pm-4:30 pm. Email: transgender_journey-owner@yahoogroups.com

14     TUESDAY      CGS Meeting, The Curragh, 6705  N. Northwest Hwy, Edison Park (Chicago). (curraghirishpub.com) Doors open 7 pm, meeting 8 pm. Free valet parking is available. Please tip. Meeting is upstairs. Access through a door to the right of the Pub entrance.

15      Wednesday Gender Explorer’s Support Group (http://caanmidwest.org/calendar.html)  7:00 -8:30 pm at the Universalist Unitarian Church, 3401 W. Jefferson, Joliet, IL 60431. Call 815-726-7906 or email Charlotte at genderexplore@gmail.com for more info. People of color and people with disabilities are encouraged to attend. Free.

15     Wednesday Center on Halsted “GenderQueer Chicago”, (see 1st Wed, above)

18     Saturday     Chi Chapter “Puttin’ on the Ritz” at Doubletree Hotel, 1909 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL. Doors open at 7 pm, Dinner served at 8 pm, meeting at 8 pm. $50.

18     Saturday     Center on Halsted (www.centeronhalsted.org) “2nd Annual Trans Turning Point” 3656 N Halsted, 11-4 pm. Event providing affirmative, useful, accessible resources (beyond strictly medical transition resources), including but not limited to massage therapy, custom clothing fitting, bra fitting, doula services, voice therapy, and mental health. Free

18    Saturday     Center on Halsted (www.centeronhalsted.org) “TQI Lounge” 3656 N Halsted, 4:30-6:30 pm. See entry on the first Saturday of the month for details.

19    Sunday       Transinside, at Hinsdale Unitarian Church, 17 W. Maple Street, Hinsdale, 4-6 pm. Email transinside-owner@yahoogroups.com  for info

20   Monday      Center on Halsted “Transgender Day of Remembrance” 3656 N Halsted, 5:30-9:30 pm. Annual trans community event that brings everyone together in solidarity, as we remember the Trans/GNC people who have been killed over the past year due to violence and hate crimes.

20   Monday      Howard Brown T-Time Transgender Support Group, (see 1st Mon)

21   Tuesday     Transformations By Rori “T Party” 7:30 pm at Big Shot, 2 S. Vail, Arlington Hts. Call Rori for information at 847-454-0600 for more information.

21   Tuesday     Center on Halsted  “Transfeminine Alliance Chicago (T-FEM)”, (see 1st  Tuesday, above for details)

22   Wednesday Center on Halsted “GenderQueer Chicago”, (see 1st Wed, above)

26   Sunday        Journey Transgender Support Group, Countryside Church Unitarian Universalist, 1025 N. Smith Road, Palatine, 2:30 pm-4:30 pm. Email: transgender_journey-owner@yahoogroups.com

28  TUESDAY     CGS Social, Peggy Kinnane’s, 8 N. Vail Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL 60004, Tel: 847-577-7733, 7:00-10:00 pm

29  Wednesday Center on Halsted  “GenderQueer Chicago”, (see 1st Wed, above)

 

OCTOBER 2017 EVENT CALENDAR

3     Tuesday         Center on Halsted “T-Fem Transfemine Alliance Chicago”, 3656 N Halsted, 7-8:30 pm. several peer-led Community Groups who meet regularly for discussion, activity, and socializing. For more info go to the T-Fem website at www.tfemchicago.com  Free.

4     Wednesday Center on Halsted  “GenderQueer Chicago”, 3656 N Halsted, 7-8:15 pm. A grassroots, peer-led group that works to create safe spaces to talk about, think about, explore, and express gender. Free.

6     Friday       Equality Illinois, “First Friday” social at Sidetrack, 3349 North Halsted, 773-477-9189, 6-8 pm.

7     Saturday      Center on Halsted “TQI Lounge” 3656 N Halsted, 4:30-6:30 pm.  The group meets around a kitchen, preparing and eating various food that was donated by Whole Foods. The group leader is Jessica Sage (goes by “Sage”), who can be contacted at jessicascrowell@gmail.com. There is no meeting fee.

8     Sunday      Journey Transgender Support Group, Countryside Church Unitarian Universalist, 1025 N. Smith Road, Palatine, 2:30 pm-4:30 pm. Email: transgender_journey-owner@yahoogroups.com

10   TUESDAY      CGS Meeting, The Curragh, 6705  N. Northwest Hwy, Edison Park (Chicago). (curraghirishpub.com) Doors open at 7 pm, meeting at 8 pm. Free valet parking is available. Please tip. The meeting is upstairs. Access is through a door to the right of the Pub entrance. Come and enjoy our new home!

11   Wednesday      Center on Halsted “GenderQueer Chicago”, (see 1st Wed, above)

14   Saturday      Center on Halsted “By Women for Women Presents: Into the Mystic” 3656 N Halsted, 6:30-10:30  pm. A night of Mystery – contortionists, tarot readings, sword swallowing and otherwordly delights. Your ticket includes food, 2 drink tickets, & sexy entertainment

14   Saturday      Chi Chapter “Girls Night Out”, 8 pm, at Foxes in the Doubletree Hotel, 1909 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL. Call 630-318-4407.

15  Sunday      Transinside, at Hinsdale Unitarian Church, 17 W. Maple Street, Hinsdale, 4-6 pm. Email transinside-owner@yahoogroups.com  for info

16  Monday     Howard Brown T-Time Transgender Support Group, (see 1st Mon)

17   Tuesday      Transformations By Rori’s “T Party” 7:30 pm at Big  Shot, 2 S. Vail, Arlington Hts. Call Rori for information at 847-454-0600 for more information.

17  Tuesday      Center on Halsted “Transfeminine Alliance Chicago (T-FEM)”, (see 1st  Tuesday, above for details)

18  Wednesday     Gender Explorer’s Support Group 6:30 -8:00 pm at the Universalist Unitarian Church, 3401 W. Jefferson, Joliet, IL 60431. Call 815-726-7906 or email Charlotte at genderexplore@gmail.com for more info. People of color and people with disabilities are encouraged to attend. Free.

18  Wednesday      Center on Halsted  “GenderQueer Chicago”, (see 1st Wed, above)

20  Friday      Center on Halsted “LGBTQ Gallery Opening: Dugan & Forrester” 3656 N Halsted, 6-8 pm. Opening night reception will include a cash bar.

21  Saturday      Chi Chapter Meeting (Halloween) at the Executive Training Center at Doubletree Hotel, 1909 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL. Doors open at 6 pm, New members 7 pm, meeting at 8 pm. Call 630-318-4407.

21 Saturday      Center on Halsted “TQI Lounge” 3656 N Halsted, 4:30-6:30 pm. See entry on the first Saturday of the month for details.

22  Sunday      Journey Transgender Support Group, Countryside Church Unitarian Universalist, 1025 N. Smith Road, Palatine, 2:30 pm-4:30 pm. Email: transgender_journey-owner@yahoogroups.com

24 TUESDAY      CGS Social, Peggy Kinnane’s (www.peggykinnanes.com), 8 N. Vail Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL 60004, Tel: 847-577-7733, 7:00-10:00 pm

25  Wednesday      Center on Halsted “GenderQueer Chicago”, (see 1st Wed, above)

28  SATURDAY     Transformation’s HALLOWEEN EXTRAVAGANZA. (see upcoming events on home page)