WED­NES­DAY, JAN. 24

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Out per­former Suzanne Slair — who has been singing and song­writ­ing pro­fes­sion­ally since the age of six in Calgary, Canada — ap­pears at Ed­die’s At­tic tonight with spe­cial guest Wy­att Es­palin, 7:15 p.m. 515-B North McDonough St., De­catur, GA 30030, www.ed­diesat­tic.com

THURS­DAY, JAN. 25

SAGE At­lanta’s bi-monthly meet­ings oc­cur from 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. on the sec­ond and fourth Thurs­day of each month, Phillip Rush Cen­ter An­nex, 1530 DeKalb Ave., At­lanta, GA 30307, www.rush­cen­ter­atl.org Do you want to read books by amaz­ing black women writ­ers? Do you want to dis­cuss works from a black fem­i­nist per­spec­tive in a fem­i­nist book store? Then the Black Fem­i­nist Book Club is for you. This month’s book is “Here Comes the Sun” by Nicole Den­nis-Benn, 7 – 9 p.m., Charis Books and More, 1189 Eu­clid Ave. N.E., At­lanta, GA 30307, www.charis­book­sand­more.com In part­ner­ship with At­lanta Con­tem­po­rary’s sig­na­ture pro­gram Con­tem­po­rary Cock­tails night, WUSSY The city’s big­gest film fes­ti­val — the At­lanta Jewish Film Fes­ti­val at 7:30 p.m. with the doc­u­men­tary “Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me,” LGBT film “The Cake­maker” also in the mix later in the run, Cobb En­ergy Cen­tre tonight (and clos­ing) as well as var­i­ous other venues through Feb. 15, 2800 Cobb Galleria Park­way, At­lanta GA 30339, www.ajff.org (Pub­lic­ity photo) magazine will be re­leas­ing “The Queer Sex Is­sue,” a brand-new arts/lit­er­ary zine fea­tur­ing work from over 30 queer artists. A se­lec­tion of work will be read at the event by lo­cal queer writ­ers, 6 – 8 p.m., At­lanta Con­tem­po­rary, 535 Means St. N.W., At­lanta, GA 30318, www.face­book.com/ events/233909453860596

FRI­DAY, JAN. 26

To­day’s quar­terly meet­ing is a chance to learn about Rain­bros and what’s hap­pen­ing with the or­ga­ni­za­tion in 2018. For this meet­ing, pair­ings will be made of two peo­ple up in four cat­e­gories where they will share their sto­ries in how things have changed in the past 40 to 50 years, 7 – 9 p.m., Out Front Theatre Com­pany, 999 Brady Ave. N.W., At­lanta, GA 30318, www.face­book.com/ events/737375703119588 Con­gre­ga­tion Bet Haverim’s Shab­bat Shi­rah Ser­vice — Wave Af­ter Wave: Strength & Spirit — is to­day, 7:30 – 9 p.m., Oakhurst Baptist Church, 222 E. Lake Drive, De­catur, GA 30030, www.face­book.com/ events/399932623779622

SATUR­DAY, JAN. 27

Ac­tor’s Ex­press has opened Tony Kush­ner’s epic, AIDS-themed “An­gels in Amer­ica,” run­ning through Feb. 17. Catch a double fea­ture of both parts, “Mil­len­nium Ap­proaches” and “Per­e­stroika,” to­day at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., 887 West Ma­ri­etta St. N.W., At­lanta, GA 30318, www.ac­tor­sex­press.com The Trans Gen­tle­man Sup­port Group em­pow­ers, ed­u­cates and brings to­gether the trans gen­tle­men in the sur­round­ing ar­eas of At­lanta in a safe haven for the gen­tle­men to en­gage with like minds and speak openly. 7 – 9 p.m., The Hang­out

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