Activist Calendar

LGBTQ+ affirming, intersectional, progressive events for activists in Illinois and Iowa

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SOCIAL JUSTICE READING CLUB Online and Niles IL

Niles-Maine District Library 6960 W Oakton St, Niles, IL

Teens can earn volunteer hours by participating in this virtual monthly reading club. Each month features a fiction or nonfiction book about social justice. "Social justice issues can be complicated and deeply personal. They impact our laws and often determine our sense of public safety and belonging. Understanding the history and current state of oppression requires a commitment to learning and unpacking our own biases requires the desire to do better."

FREE
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RAINBOW CAFE UNCONDITIONAL Carbondale IL

Rainbow Cafe LGBTQ Center 1320 South Giant City Rd, Carbondale, IL

Are you a parent or family member of an LGBTQIA+ young person? Swing by Rainbow Cafe for Unconditional in Carbondale for support, education, and resources to uplift the LGBTQIA+ people in your life.

FREE

Recurring

SOCIAL JUSTICE READING CLUB Online and Niles IL

Niles-Maine District Library 6960 W Oakton St, Niles, IL

Teens can earn volunteer hours by participating in this virtual monthly reading club. Each month features a fiction or nonfiction book about social justice. "Social justice issues can be complicated and deeply personal. They impact our laws and often determine our sense of public safety and belonging. Understanding the history and current state of oppression requires a commitment to learning and unpacking our own biases requires the desire to do better."

FREE