Calendar

MAY 2018 EVENT CALENDAR

CGS EVENTS:

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

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

OTHER EVENTS:

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

13 & 27     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

15   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.

16   Wednesday   Gender Explorer’s Support Group 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.

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

See Center on Halsted for a complete listing of their events.

See Howard Brown for a complete listing of their events.

APRIL 2018 EVENT CALENDAR

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

6    Fri.        Center on Halsted “Gender and Sexual Liberation as Revolutionary  Practices with Nicole Garneau”, 3656 N Halsted, 6:30-8:30 pm. Nicole will present a participatory performance of UPRISING and a discussion about her new book, “Performing Revolutionary: Art, Action, Activism”. UPRISING performances encourage everyone, regardless of how they identify, to celebrate the work of queer/trans revolutionaries and liberate ourselves and our relationships after their examples. Free, but registration is encouraged.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

18  Wed.      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.

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

21  Sat.    Chi Chapter Spring Fling at Doubletree Hotel (Spring Ballroom), 1909 Spring Road, Oak Brook, IL. The “prom that you always wanted to attend”. Doors open at 7pm with a cash bar for social hour. Dinner is served at 8pm. Dancing begins at 9 pm and continues until midnight. $55. Buy tickets on their website.

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

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