Meet with Mayor Becker
Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker has announced that the date for his monthly “One-on-One Meetings with the Mayor” will be April 21. City residents are invited to meet with him from 3–5 p.m. to discuss issues pertaining to living in the city. Meetings will be scheduled in 10 minute blocks and held in the Mayor’s Conference Room on the third floor of the City and County Building, 451 South State St. Individuals may schedule an appointment in person at the Mayor’s Office or by calling 801-535-7704. Meetings are scheduled on a first-come, first-served basis. The next meetings will be held May 19 from 4 – 6 p.m. with scheduling beginning on May 10.
Spring Dine O’Round
This year, 37 Salt Lake City restaurants will participate in the 4th annual Downtown Spring Dine O’Round. During this two week-long event, they will each offer a three course dinner priced between $15 and $30. Additionally, 27 restaurants will offer two item lunches priced between $5 and $10. Participants include QSaltLake friends Bambara Restaurant, Cedars of Lebanon, Market Street Grill, Market Street Oyster Bar, New Yorker and Tin Angel Café.
When: April 16 – May 1
Tickets are still available to the 6th annual Utah Human Rights Campaign Gala Dinner & Silent Auction, which will be held May 8 at the Grand America Hotel, 555 South Main St. Tickets are $150 for general admittance and $200 for the VIP package. Corporate sponsorships are also available. To puchase tickets visit hrc.org/Utah.
Join Team Try-Angles
Once again, Club Try-Angles will sponsor a cycling team in this year’s Harmon’s MS Best Dam Bike Tour, an annual bike ride to benefit the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Utah (this year’s ride will be held June 26–27 in Logan). The team is open to cyclists of all sexual orientations, gender identities and experience levels, and participants may sign up to ride 40, 75 or 100 miles each day. The ride has several rest stops and supply wagons, making it ideal for beginning cyclists. To register to ride with the team visit tinyurl.com/teamtryangles2010. Here, click on the Join a Team button and search for Try-Angles (with the hyphen). To donate to the team, visit tinyurl.com/donate2tryangles. For more information contact [email protected]
Noche Latina: Cinco de Mayo
Noche Latina, the Utah Pride Center’s Latino social group, will hold a party in honor of Cinco de Mayo (the day commemorating Mexico’s victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla), complete with food, music and non-alcoholic drinks.
When: May 7, 7 p.m.
Where: Utah Pride Center, 361 N. 300 West
Info: Lillian Rodriguez at 801-539-8800, ex. 23
¡Música, comida, y mucho más! Todo empieza el 7 de mayo a las 7 de la noche en el Utah Pride Center. Para más información visiten la página electronica del Utah Pride Center o pueden contactar a Lillian (801-539-8800, ex. 23).