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Family Weekend in the Midwest

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Family Weekend in the Midwest is Family Equality Council’s annual destination event for parents who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer (LGBTQ), their children, extended…

GSAFE 2017 Spring GSA Conference

Type: * Activism * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community GSAFE’s Spring Conference is open to current middle school and high school students, as well as to GSA advisors and other school professionals who…

Spring 2017 GSA Conference Scheduled for April 7th!

Join 200+ GSA and student leaders from across the state! GSAFE’s Spring Conference is open to current middle school and high school students, as well as to GSA advisors and other school professionals who are supporting GSAs and similar clubs. The cost to attend is $15.00 per student, which covers…

A Day of Learning: Community Discussions About Transgender Youth

Type: * Informational * Reading * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community What does it mean to be young and transgender? Please join us for a community conversation to help increase awareness and understanding around this topic. There will be…

Drag Story Time – Milwaukee

Type: * Fundraiser * Reading * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Milwaukee is ready to celebrate diversity and we are pleased to announce the third MKE Drag Storytime with the lovely Tempest Heat and DJ…

Proud Theater’s LGBTQ+ Intergenerational Conference

Type: * Informational * Networking * Performance * Social * Theater This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community MADISON, WISCONSIN – JANUARY 9, 2017 – Proud Theater, Wisconsin’s premier LGBTQ+ Youth Theater organization, in collaboration with the Outreach…

Corrections: exhibition by artist Zora Murff

Type: Art Exhibit This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Come check out Zora Murff’s Exhibition, Corrections, in the Memorial Union Gallery! Zora’s inspiration came from working as a Tracker for Juvenile Detention and Diversion Services. Corrections is an examination of youth experience in the system, the…

Empower Session: Teens

Type: * Informational * Networking * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community A collaborative and empowering event for teens, featuring speakers from: La Follette High School MENS club, GSAFE and Operation Fresh Start. Each group has 18 minutes-or-less to share…

African American Youth Career & College Fair

Type: * Informational * Networking * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Choose your future, choose your path – African American Youth Career & College Fair, hosted by Madison College. Keynote by hip hop architect Michael Ford. Historically black colleges and universities, door prizes, college…

Drag fundraiser for Madison East GSA

Type: * Fundraiser * Performance This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * Maybe of interest to the LGBTQ community FIVE Nightclub has graciously offered to host a drag show fundraiser for the Madison East HS GSA (Gay-Straight Alliance) on Friday, January 13th. I’ve put together an…

Wisconsin Schools Remain Hostile for Many LGBTQ Secondary Students, GLSEN Report Finds

WISCONSIN (January 11, 2017) – GLSEN today released state-level data from its benchmark National School Climate Survey, which shows that U.S. secondary schools are slowly improving but remain hostile environments for many lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) students. The biennial survey, which began in 1999, found that harassment…

Proud Theater to Hold 2nd Annual LGBTQ+ Intergenerational Conference

MADISON, WISCONSIN – JANUARY 9, 2017 – Proud Theater, Wisconsin’s premier LGBTQ+ Youth Theater organization, in collaboration with the Outreach LGBT Community Center, Trinity United Methodist Church, PFLAG-Madison, and the First United Methodist Church of Madison, will hold its second annual LGBTQ+ intergenerational conference, ‘Connections: Milestones’. The event is open to members…

“You Are Beautiful” fundraiser

Type: * Fundraiser * Art Exhibition * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community We’re very excited to tell you about a project happening. It will contribute to the beauty of our city, empower artists of marginalized groups, and host a…

Overture Center’s Rising Stars

Type: Performance This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Overture Center announced the 2016/17 Rising Stars finalists. They will perform on the Capitol Theater stage Saturday, September 24, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. Members of Madison and the surrounding communities are encouraged to attend and support their neighbors,…

Finalists Announced for Overture’s Rising Stars

Madison, Wis. – Overture Center announced the 2016/17 Rising Stars finalists. They will perform on the Capitol Theater stage Saturday, September 24, 2016, at 7:30 p.m. Members of Madison and the surrounding communities are encouraged to attend and support their neighbors, friends or family. Overture’s Rising Stars 2016 Finalists: Adult…

Proud Theater – Milwaukee & Proud Theater Beyond – Milwaukee Open Enrollment Begins for the 2016/2017 Season

Milwaukee, Wisconsin – Monday, August 29, 2016 — Proud Theater Milwaukee and Proud Theater Beyond – Milwaukee announce they are currently enrolling youth and young adults for their 2016/2017 seasons, beginning on September 18, 2016. Proud Theater – Milwaukee and Proud Theater Beyond – Milwaukee are geared toward young people who…

Proud Theater Milwaukee presents: Gay-ly Forward’

Type: Theater This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community WHAT: Proud Theater Milwaukee Presents: ‘Gay-ly Forward’ DATES: August 6, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.; August 7, 2016 – 2 p.m. Matinee WHERE: Milwaukee LGBT Community Center – 1110 North…

Proud Theater Milwaukee Presents: ‘Gay-ly Forward’

Type: Theater This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community WHAT: Proud Theater Milwaukee Presents: ‘Gay-ly Forward’ DATES: August 6, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.; August 7, 2016 – 2 p.m. Matinee WHERE: Milwaukee LGBT Community Center – 1110 North…

Proud Theater Milwaukee to Premier First-Ever Show Aug. 6 & 7, 2016

Milwaukee, Wisconsin – Wednesday, July 12, 2016 — Art & Soul Innovations, in collaboration with the Milwaukee LGBT Community Center, presents ‘Proud Theater Milwaukee: Gay-ly Forward’ – a fun and exciting evening of theater and spoken word written by and starring the talented youth of Milwaukee’s premier Lesbian, Gay, Transgender,…