The Utah Pride Center will hold its annual Thanksgiving dinner for members of Utah’s gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and queer community, and their friends and allies, complete with games and movies to add to the fun. To donate food, volunteer or to R.S.V.P. for the dinner, contact [email protected]
When: Nov. 25, 12:30–6 p.m. (food will be served from 1–3 p.m.)
Where: Utah Pride Center meeting rooms, 351 N. 300 West
Once again, the People With AIDS Coalition of Utah is offering red poinsettias for the holiday season. The plants are locally grown and come in six inch pots, and they range from 15–19 inches in height with five or more blooms per plant. Plants are $10 each or $75 for eight and can be ordered online at pwacu.org or by calling 801-484-2205. Plants will also be delivered to locations throughout Northern Utah on the following days: Davis and Weber Counties Nov. 23, Dec. 3; Summit County, Nov. 26 and Dec. 7; Tooele and Utah Counties, Nov. 30 and Dec. 10. Deliveries to Salt Lake County require no minimum order, but deliveries to other counties require a minimum order of eight poinsettias. One delivery per order is allowed, and poinsettias need to be pre-ordered by November 18, 2010. All proceeds benefit PWACU’s programs for Utahns living with HIV/AIDS.
Slip One On
Simply Social, an informal social group for Utah’s gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community, will sponsor Slip One On, a speed dating and dancing event following the Utah Pride Center and U of U LGBT Resource Center Queer Sex Ed workshop on Dec. 4. Pre-registration is open now and space is limited. Age ranges for the event are 21–32, 30–49 and 50 and over. Hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar will be available.
When: Dec. 4, 6:30p.m.–Midnight
Where: Club Try-Angles, 251 W. 900 South
Cost: $10 at the door
Pre-register: to Lillian Rodriguez at [email protected]
Queer Sex Ed Conference
This April, the Utah Pride Center held a sex ed workshop for lesbians, bisexual women, and transgender men and women. Now, in cooperation with the University of Utah’s LGBT Resource Center, it will present a Queer Sex Ed Conference for gay and bisexual men, and transgender people. Workshops will include: How to Live Happily Ever After: Sexuality, Dating and Relationships (Joshua Bytendorp); Find Your Man’s G-Spot: A Gay Men’s Sexual Satisfaction Workshop (Lee Beckstead); and Wrap It Before You Tap It, a safer sex workshop.
When: Dec. 4, 11 a.m.–3 p.m.
Where: 1637 Campus Drive CRCC room 215, UofU