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CON­TIN­UED FROM PAGE As spring be­comes sum­mer in At­lanta, it’s time for a lit­tle Sun­day Fun­day. Join your friends on the At­lanta Lead­er­ship Coun­cil to sup­port the vi­tal work GLAAD does through­out the year and help ac­cel­er­ate ac­cep­tance through­out the South by chang­ing hearts and minds. A live DJ will spin tracks all af­ter­noon to keep the sum­mer vibe go­ing. This is a rain or shine event, with a silent auc­tion and door prize raf­fle as well. Please reg­is­ter ahead of time. A $10 do­na­tion is sug­gested; 3 – 6 p.m., Henry’s Mid­town At­lanta, 132 10th St. N.E., At­lanta, GA 30309,­lanta-pa­tio-party-tick­ets-33535748326,


Liv­ing Room and Out On Film present the com­edy “Push­ing Dead,” about a man who has to sud­denly pay for his HIV/ AIDS med­i­ca­tions when he over­steps his al­low­able monthly in­come, star­ring James Ro­day and Danny Glover, with di­rec­tor Tom E. Brown at the screening for a Q&A, 7 p.m., Mid­town Art Cin­ema, 931 Monroe Drive, At­lanta, GA 30308, www.ou­t­on­ Trans and Friends is a youth-fo­cused group for trans peo­ple, peo­ple ques­tion­ing their own gen­der and as­pir­ing al­lies. Charis Books and More pro­vides a fa­cil­i­tated space to dis­cuss gen­der, rel­e­vant re­sources and ac­tivism around so­cial is­sues. 7 – 8:30 p.m., Charis Books and More, 1189 Eu­clid Ave. N.E., At­lanta, GA 30307, www.charis­book­sand­ The PFLAG sup­port group for les­bian, gay, bi­sex­ual, trans­gen­der and ques­tion­ing peo­ple and their par­ents and fam­ily meets tonight from 7:30 – 9 p.m., Uni­tar­ian Uni­ver­sal­ist Con­gre­ga­tion of At­lanta (Room 209/210),1605 In­ter­state 85/ Frontage Road, At­lanta, GA 30329


Read­ers, blog­gers, re­view­ers, book­sell­ers and li­brar­i­ans who share a pas­sion for

April 28, 2017

books and are ea­ger to meet more than 800 of their beloved au­thors are en­cour­aged to at­tend the 2017 RT Booklovers Con­ven­tion, to­day through May 7, Hy­att Re­gency At­lanta, 265 Peachtree St. N.E., At­lanta, GA 30303, www.rt­con­ven­


It’s Hump Night! with Regina at Friends on Ponce, 736 Ponce de Leon Ave., At­lanta, GA 30308, www.friend­son­


SAGE At­lanta’s so­cial hour be­gins at 10 a.m., fol­lowed by a pro­gram/meet­ing at 11 a.m., Phillip Rush Cen­ter An­nex, 1530 DeKalb Ave., At­lanta, GA 30307, www.rush­cen­ter­ The Stars Party & Silent Auc­tion is tonight. En­joy coc­tails and light bites as you bid on get­aways, din­ing, en­ter­tain­ment and more. Kayla Tay­lor Jazz will play a live set through­out the evening. Ad­mis­sion is free, with a sug­gested do­na­tion. All pro­ceeds ben­e­fit the per­ma­nent sup­port­ive hous­ing pro­grams of Jerusalem House. 6 p.m., The Bilt­more Ball­rooms, 817 Peachtree St. N.E., At­lanta, GA 30308, www.face­ events/1936534353242852 Charis Books and More in­vites com­mu­nity mem­bers to join The Per­sonal is Po­lit­i­cal: Fem­i­nist Vent, to talk about per­sonal is­sues or so­ci­etal is­sues they are try­ing to de­con­struct. The group will use in­ter­sec­tional fem­i­nist strate­gies as tools to talk through th­ese is­sues. 7:30 – 9 p.m., 1189 Eu­clid Ave. N.E., At­lanta, GA 30307, www.charis­book­sand­


Cel­e­brate Cinco de Mayo at My Sis­ter’s Room with the Maria Gabriella Band, 9 p.m., 66 12 St. N.E., At­lanta, GA 30309,­sis­ter­


Join the #NOH8World­wide move­ment and add your face to the fight for equal hu­man rights. Come out, wear a white shirt and make a state­ment. Funds raised by the NOH8 Cam­paign will be used to con­tinue pro­mot­ing and rais­ing aware­ness for LGBT equal­ity as well as anti-dis­crim­i­na­tion and anti-bul­ly­ing through NOH8’s in­ter­ac­tive so­cial me­dia cam­paign. 2 – 5 p.m., W At­lanta -

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