Film Screening: ‘Bullied’
Join the University of Utah LGBT Resource Center in a community screening of the documentary, Bullied, with a panel discussion to follow. The panel will be moderated by Kilo Zamora, executive director of the Inclusion Center. Panelists include Jamie Nabozny, LGBT anti-bullying activist; Don Strassberg, University of Utah professor; Brandie Balken, executive director of Equality Utah; and Erin Summers. The panelists will discuss the impacts of bullying both in schools and online, the psychological effects of bullying, and bullying from a youth’s perspective.
WHEN: Monday, April 16, 6:30 p.m.
WHERE: Salt Lake City Library, 210 E. 400 South
Drive up and Drop Off
Drive Up and Drop Off is designed for students and other people in the area to load items of donation in their cars for the Homeless Youth Resource Center and drive up to the Uof U campus to drop them off. The friendly volunteers will help unload the cars and deliver the items to the center on your behalf. The center provides homeless youth with basic-need items. Meals are served and hygiene items are given out. Items such as socks, sleeping bags, tents, shoes and dress clothes are badly needed. Monetary donations will also be accepted.
WHEN: Thursday, April 19, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
WHERE: University of Utah campus, 201 Presidents Circle
Sugar House Art Walk and film screening
The Sugar House Merchants Association, in conjunction with the Sugar House Art Walk, will be screening Love Free or Die, the Sundance 2012 documentary film selection that follows the triumphs and tribulations of Gene Robinson, the first elected openly gay bishop into the Episcopalian Church. Co-sponsored by QSaltLake, ticket sales will be used to help sustain the art walk, which is free to the public the second Friday of each month.
WHEN: Friday, April 13, 9 p.m. & 11 p.m.
WHERE: Sugar Space, 616 Wilmington Ave.
TICKETS: $7/advance and $10/day of, www.thesugarspace.com
Pioneers in HIV
The second annual Pioneers in HIV is a celebratory recognition of those Utahns at the forefront of HIV care. The event is sponsored by the Utah AIDS Foundation, the LDS Church and Zions Bank.
WHEN: May 2, 6 p.m.
WHERE: Hilton Hotel, 255 S. West Temple
TICKETS: $100 per person, or a table for 10 is $1000, www.utahaids.org