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Windy City Times 2019-11-13
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TUESDAY SPECIALS
Estelle'sEstelle's
$2 Drafts / Bottles $3 Beers $9 Delirium

Charlie'sCharlie's
$10 Absolut pitchers, $2 Bud/Bud Light, $4 Jager & bombs, karaoke 9PM - 1AM

DS Tequila CompanyDS Tequila Company
Starving Artist: $5 Burgers $3 Jamo $2 select Beers $3 Slammers

Club KraveClub Krave
Trashy Tuesdays PBR Cans $1

Big ChicksBig Chicks
$4 Dark & Stormy - $3 bottles of Corona and Corona Light - $3.50 Well Vodka cocktails

Elixir LoungeElixir Lounge
Tuesday Treat: Elixir's speciality cocktails $8.00

InnexileInnexile
BLUE MOON PINTS WITH A SLICE OF ORANGE - $3.00

Spyners PubSpyners Pub
$3.50 Absolute Vodkas and Flavors

Progress BarProgress Bar
Honey Pot, Halsteds first and only all girl night. Resident DJ AllTheWay Kay

The SoFo TapThe SoFo Tap
$5 Absolut Cocktails

CellblockCellblock
GAME NIGHT Join Joe and Kelly for bar games, free pool, and Wii

ManeuversManeuvers
$2 Bottles - Miller Budweiser Coors

The ClosetThe Closet
Musical Open Mic with Sami 7pm - $3 Well $3.50 Pints of Miller Lite $3.50 Shock Tops

Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)Shakers On Clark (Formerly 3160)
$4 Svedka, Captain Morgan, Bombay Drinks

Phoenix Bar   (Hunter's) Phoenix Bar (Hunter's)
9pm -2am Karaoke w/ Jake * $3 Miller Lite Drafts $4 sweet Revenge Shots

Broadway Youth CenterBroadway Youth Center
7PM-9PM: X-Pressions, an arts-based drop in program.

BerlinBerlin
Resident DJ VoxBox $3 Berlin Bombs (now with Absolut), $5 Tropical Sex pints, $4 Honey flavored whiskey (Jack/Jim), $2 PBR, $4 Fireball, $5 Stoli

AtmosphereAtmosphere
Bored GAYmes * Wii, Cards, Jenga, Scrabble... * $3 wells, $5 Electric Lemonades, $3 Miller Lite and Bud Light drafts

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper ClubKit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
Half priced martinis 1/3 off small plates $12.95 Chicken & Waffles with a glass of champagne

SidetrackSidetrack
TRL TUESDAYS 9pm-2am A totally rad lineup of 90s & early 00s music videos

Bobby Love'sBobby Love's
$2 Well Cocktails, $2 Domestic Beers

R Public HouseR Public House
Fried Chicken Special $12

Roscoe'sRoscoe's
$12 Absolut Mandrin Cosmo Pitchers $12 Absolut Long Island Pitchers $5 Jager Bombs $2.50 Miller Lite Drafts

Lucky Horseshoe LoungeLucky Horseshoe Lounge
Buff Night

Center on HalstedCenter on Halsted
Queer Yoga - This gentle class is appropriate for beginners as well as seasoned yogis. 6:30 PM - 7:40 PM

The CallThe Call
$5 Skyy Cocktails - Regular and Flavors

Farraguts on ClarkFarraguts on Clark
All 16 drafts $2.50 each

HydrateHydrate
$1 Drinks, No Cover until 12am

Hamburger Mary'sHamburger Mary's
All of Mary's signature "Mary-Tinis" are $2 off all day, every Tuesday!

Scarlet BarScarlet Bar
1st Tuesday of the Month Party Industry Night 8pm - 2am DJ Luna and DJ Step


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  UPCOMING GAY & LESBIAN EVENTS
Tuesday, Nov 19
Lewis Raven Wallace & Tracy Baim in coversation Wallace is the author of The View from Somewhere: Undoing the Myth of Journalistic Objectivity. Baim is publisher of the Chicago Reader.  7:00pm   Women & Children First Bookstore  5233 N Clark St Chicago  http://womenandchildrenfirst.com
Chicago Reader Best Of Chicago Party More than 30,000 ballots cast in 300 categories determining Chicago's favorite people, places, and things. $45  7:00pm - 9:00pm   Thalia, 1807 S. Allport  Tickets: http://chicagoreader.us7.list-manage.com/track/click?u=c12635476755fa002540b0b58&id=ab9bc171cc&e=e0aa025736

Wednesday, Nov 20
LGBT Elder Cultural Responsiveness and Advance Directive Training Cultural responsiveness and advance directive training will give legal professionals the tools needed to help LGBT seniors thrive. Free. RSVP  4:00pm - 6:30pm   Clark Hill's offices, One Prudential Plaza, 130 E Randolph St #3900  http://www.eventbrite.com/e/lgbt-elder-cultural-responsiveness-and-advance-directive-training-tickets-80557633049?fbclid=IwAR29T_WC09SHo7LEMzldA52ydpCM9qVHXNeYkr4LDIhq9XZ44cCq5XPNISY
Meet and Greet Ryan Podges, candidate for Illinois State Rep. 12th District includes Chicago's Gold Coast, Old Town, Lincoln Park, Lakeview and Uptown neighborhoods. $25. Frind Meet and Greet Ryan Podges on Facebook  5:00pm - 7:00pm   Uber, 111 N Canal St, Chicago
Transgender Day of Remembrance, PFLAG Rockford Hosted by PFLAG Rockford Chapter. Join us in remembering those who lost their lives. Childcare available.  5:45pm - 7:45pm   The Unitarian Universalist Church, Rockford, IL 4848 Turner St, Rockford  http://www.facebook.com/events/779089779199357/?active_tab=about
Marie Newman, Democrat for 3rd Congressional District An evening on her vision and plans.   6:00pm   Sidetrack  3349 N Halsted St Chicago  Tickets: http://secure.actblue.com/donate/sidetrack11.20
THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes Hell in a Handbag Productions presents The Holiday Edition, Vol. 2 with new episodes through Dec. 28.   7:30pm   Mary's Attic  5400 N Clark Chicago  http://www.handbagproductions.org

Thursday, Nov 21
My America: Immigrant and Refugee Writers Today Features more than 30 authors who will delve into questions about writing influences, being multilingual, community, family and what it means to be American. Through May 2021  10:00am - 8:00pm   The American Writers Museum, 180 N. Michigan Ave.  312-374-8790  http://AmericanWritersMuseum.org
Equality Illinois Network for Equality A space for LGBTQ people and allies to come together, network, and build community. The funds raised support the work of Equality Illinois  5:00pm - 7:00pm   Baker McKenzie, 300 E. Randolph  http://act.myngp.com/Forms/2618507825525230336
David Sedaris Grammy Award-nominated humorist, writer, comedian, bestselling author, and radio contributor, his laconic wit and delivery have ensured his place as one of America's best observant comedians and keenest students of the human condition.  7:30pm   Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University  50 E Congress Pkwy Chicago  http://www.chicago-theater.com/theaters/auditorium-theater/david-sedaris.php?ppcsrc=ppc-bing-event-c-b-54528-%2Bdavid%20%2Bsedaris%20%2Bchicago&msclkid=cce9cec78e111df56df69346c221a027&utm_source=bing&utm_medium=cpc&utm_
Burlesque at Found Cabaret-style burlesque with emcee jokes and juggles. $20 cover fee. at 6 p.m. dinner, cocktails, dessert available. Reservations by phone.  8:00pm   Found Kitchen, 1631 Chicago Ave, Evanston  847.868.8945  http://www.foundkitchen.com/

Friday, Nov 22
Proud to Thrive advance directive workshop CDEL provides legal services for low-income LGBT elders throughout Cook County in legal clinics and advance directive workshops at LGBT-affirming locations. Register by calling Elisabeth Hieber   1:00pm - 3:00pm   Gerber Hart Library and Archives  6500 N Clark St Chicago  312-736-5900  http://proudtothrive@cdelaw.org.
Outspoken LGBTQ Storytelling in Woodridge Hosted by Archy Arch J and Skeleton Key Brewery  7:00pm - 10:00pm   Skeleton Key Brewery, 8102 Lemont Rd Ste 300, Woodridge  http://www.facebook.com/events/1753292411472497/

Sunday, Nov 24
Oak Park Area Lesbian and Gay Association Meeting OPALGA meets the fourth Sunday of each month  3:00pm - 5:00pm   First United Church of Oak Park  848 Lake St. Oak Park, IL 60301  https://opalga.org

Monday, Nov 25
Cherie Currie and Brie Darling Los Angeles-based female rock icons embarking on their first-ever tour together. Currie is known for her solo work and being with The Runaways, Darling is the drummer/singer for the band Fanny.  7:00pm   City Winery Chicago  1200 W Randolph St Chicago  CityWinery.com/chicago/cherie-currie-brie-darling-11-25-19.html

Wednesday, Nov 27
THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes Hell in a Handbag Productions presents The Holiday Edition, Vol. 2 with new episodes through Dec. 28.   7:30pm   Mary's Attic  5400 N Clark Chicago  http://www.handbagproductions.org
THE GOLDEN GIRLS: The Lost Episodes Hell in a Handbag Productions presents The Holiday Edition, Vol. 2 with new episodes through Dec. 28.   7:30pm   Mary's Attic  5400 N Clark Chicago  http://www.handbagproductions.org

Friday, Nov 29
Chicago magician Dennis Watkins, The Magic Parlour Intimate evening of classic magic, floating candy canes, feats of mentalism, Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, all designed to dazzle and inspire audience members of all ages. $89 includes drinks.   4:30pm   Palmer House Hilton  17 E Monroe Chicago  (773) 769-3832  http://www.themagicparlourchicago.com/
Singer Greyson Chance Out musician known for his performance of Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi," a viral success on YouTube, gaining more than 65 million views. Doors 7 p.m.  8:00pm   The Bottom Lounge  1375 W. Lake St Chicago  Tickets: http://bottomlounge.com/events-archive/greyson-chance/ .

Friday, Dec 6
Chicago Gay Men's Chorus presents HOLIDISCO Disco renditions of beloved holiday favorites and parodies of disco standards. Three venues in the Chicagoland area.  6:00pm - 8:00pm   The Athenaeum Theatre  2936 N Southport Ave Chicago  Tickets: http://cgmc.org/holiday
Stock The Shelter 2019 Holiday Supply Drive To Benefit Chicagoland Dog & Cat Rescues! $10 At The Door Directly Benefits The Dogs & Cats, And Includes A Raffle Ticket For The Evenings GRAND PRIZE!  7:00pm - 11:00pm   R Public House, 1508 W Jarvis Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60626  https://www.facebook.com/events/409097849782354/
Artemis Singers part of Dreamboat LGBTQIA+ improv show Members of Artemis Singers, Chicago's lesbian feminist chorus will perform"The Christians and the Pagans," about what happens when a lesbian couple eats holiday dinner with Christian relatives, "Lesbian Picnic" and "Fishing."  8:00pm   The iO Theater, 1501 N. Kingsbury St.  Tickets: http://ArtemisSingers.org

Saturday, Dec 7
Holiday open house at the Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio The Frank Lloyd Wright Trust will present the home decked for the holidays with a tree decorated with traditional German glass ornaments, poinsettias, fresh flowers, evergreens and wreaths in keeping with the Wright family tradition. Craft-making, hot chocolate and cookies.  10:00am - 4:00am   Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, 951 Chicago Ave., Oak Park  http://FLWright.org  Tickets: http://FLWright.org/programs/homefortheholidays
CARE Strategy Session First Saturday of every month  11:00am - 1:00pm   Lighthouse Church of Chicago, 2335 N. Orchard St.  http://www.lighthousechicago.org/eventsatlighthouse?fbclid=IwAR1fv32chbM8h1Bm4Eph2WvkTuAfv3lcHTM9M6QpSgNSyKnKzJ-FnRG5aaE
Crimson and Pearls Gala: 30 years of Chicagoland HIV Nursing Chicago Chapter of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (ANAC) 30th Anniversary Gala. $100  6:00pm - 11:00pm   Loft on Lake event hall, 1366 W Lake St  Tickets: http://cnac-30yearsgala.eventbrite.com
Chicago Gay Men's Chorus presents HOLIDISCO Disco renditions of beloved holiday favorites and parodies of disco standards. Three venues in the Chicagoland area.  8:00pm   North Shore Center for the Performing Arts  9501 Skokie Blvd. Skokie, IL 60077  Tickets: http://cgmc.org/holiday

Sunday, Dec 8
Chicago Gay Men's Chorus presents HOLIDISCO Disco renditions of beloved holiday favorites and parodies of disco standards. Three venues in the Chicagoland area.  3:00pm   Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W 111th St, Chicago  Tickets: http://cgmc.org/holiday

Tuesday, Dec 10
Frida Kahlo 2020 tickets on sale One of the largest private collections of original artworks by Frida Kahlo in a multifaceted exhibition. Will open June 1, 2020. Tickets $18-$35 on sale Dec. 10   10:00am - 5:00pm   McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage  425 Fawell Blvd Glen Ellyn, IL 60137  630-642-4000  Tickets: http://Frida2020.org

Friday, Dec 13
More For Gay Men Peer-led personal empowerment group. This group meets quarterly. Free. Info: Anthony Didato, SEEKER_DIDATO@JUNO.COM  6:30pm - 9:30pm   Center on Halsted  3656 N Halsted Chicago  http://www.centeronhalsted.org/newevents-details.cfm?ID=16269

Sunday, Dec 15
LBGTQ Country Dance Fun evening of line dancing and two stepping to some great country music. Meet members of the Second City Outlaws and The Illinois Gay Rodeo Association. Every third Sunday of the month. Free  4:00pm - 8:00pm   The Call (Chicago)  1547 W Bryn Mawr Chicago  https://www.meetup.com/Chicago-LGBTQ-Country-Dancing/events/

Wednesday, Dec 18
Scrooge & Marley screening Modern day variation on Charles Dickens' classic story of the holidays, "A Christmas Carol." Filmed in Chicago. Recounted from a gay sensibility, with heart, comedy and music, the magic of Dickens' timeless tale of a man's redemption at the holidays-thanks to the help of three ghostly spirits-comes alive from a fresh perspective. Free  6:00pm - 9:00pm   Chicago Cultural Center  78 E. Washington St. Chicago  http://www.chicago.gov/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/scrooge_marley.html

Sunday, Dec 22
Oak Park Area Lesbian and Gay Association Meeting OPALGA meets the fourth Sunday of each month  3:00pm - 5:00pm   First United Church of Oak Park  848 Lake St. Oak Park, IL 60301  https://opalga.org

Saturday, Jan 18
Bear Necessities funder at Lyric Opera Purple Affair for the Bear, Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation Young Professionals' annual fundraiser to end pediatric cancer. $100 includes bar, small bites. VIP $175  8:00pm   Lyric Opera Civic Opera House  20 N.Wacker Dr. Chicago  Tickets: http://e.givesmart.com/events/eEx/
Women's March Chicago Women's March Chicago and its partner organizations, following a "March only" format, the event will kick off a crucial election year, while raising awareness about and encouraging participation in the 2020 Census.   10:00pm   Grant Park  337 E. Randolph St Chicago  http://womensmarchchicago.org

Sunday, Jan 19
LBGTQ Country Dance Fun evening of line dancing and two stepping to some great country music. Meet members of the Second City Outlaws and The Illinois Gay Rodeo Association. Every third Sunday of the month. Free  4:00pm - 8:00pm   The Call (Chicago)  1547 W Bryn Mawr Chicago  https://www.meetup.com/Chicago-LGBTQ-Country-Dancing/events/

Sunday, Jan 26
Oak Park Area Lesbian and Gay Association Meeting OPALGA meets the fourth Sunday of each month  3:00pm - 5:00pm   First United Church of Oak Park  848 Lake St. Oak Park, IL 60301  https://opalga.org

Sunday, Feb 16
LBGTQ Country Dance Fun evening of line dancing and two stepping to some great country music. Meet members of the Second City Outlaws and The Illinois Gay Rodeo Association. Every third Sunday of the month. Free  4:00pm - 8:00pm   The Call (Chicago)  1547 W Bryn Mawr Chicago  https://www.meetup.com/Chicago-LGBTQ-Country-Dancing/events/

Sunday, Feb 23
Oak Park Area Lesbian and Gay Association Meeting OPALGA meets the fourth Sunday of each month  3:00pm - 5:00pm   First United Church of Oak Park  848 Lake St. Oak Park, IL 60301  https://opalga.org

Sunday, Mar 15
LBGTQ Country Dance Fun evening of line dancing and two stepping to some great country music. Meet members of the Second City Outlaws and The Illinois Gay Rodeo Association. Every third Sunday of the month. Free  4:00pm - 8:00pm   The Call (Chicago)  1547 W Bryn Mawr Chicago  https://www.meetup.com/Chicago-LGBTQ-Country-Dancing/events/

Sunday, Mar 22
Oak Park Area Lesbian and Gay Association Meeting OPALGA meets the fourth Sunday of each month  3:00pm - 5:00pm   First United Church of Oak Park  848 Lake St. Oak Park, IL 60301  https://opalga.org

Sunday, Apr 19
LBGTQ Country Dance Fun evening of line dancing and two stepping to some great country music. Meet members of the Second City Outlaws and The Illinois Gay Rodeo Association. Every third Sunday of the month. Free  4:00pm - 8:00pm   The Call (Chicago)  1547 W Bryn Mawr Chicago  https://www.meetup.com/Chicago-LGBTQ-Country-Dancing/events/

Sunday, Apr 26
Oak Park Area Lesbian and Gay Association Meeting OPALGA meets the fourth Sunday of each month  3:00pm - 5:00pm   First United Church of Oak Park  848 Lake St. Oak Park, IL 60301  https://opalga.org
Oak Park Area Lesbian and Gay Association Meeting OPALGA meets the fourth Sunday of each month  3:00pm - 5:00pm   First United Church of Oak Park  848 Lake St. Oak Park, IL 60301  https://opalga.org

Sunday, May 17
LBGTQ Country Dance Fun evening of line dancing and two stepping to some great country music. Meet members of the Second City Outlaws and The Illinois Gay Rodeo Association. Every third Sunday of the month. Free  4:00pm - 8:00pm   The Call (Chicago)  1547 W Bryn Mawr Chicago  https://www.meetup.com/Chicago-LGBTQ-Country-Dancing/events/

Tuesday, Jun 9
Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame Induction ceremony after a year of restructuring. Nominations for the 2019 Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame will be accepted until midnight on Jan. 31  Time:TBA   Chicago History Museum  1601 N Clark Chicago  http://chicagolgbthalloffame.org/nominate

Tuesday, Jan 21
PFLAG Chicago Monthly Meeting Parents, Family members, Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) has support groups and educational speakers. We engage in advocacy activities. All are welcome, you always have a home with PFLAG. Monthly on the third Wednesday. Call 1 (630) 415-0622 or E-mail the Metro Chicago South Chapter: pflagmetrochicagosouthside@pflagillinois.org or contact Keith McCoy at kmccoy@windycityblackpride.org or Peter Ji at pjiman1@hotmail.com.   11:00pm - 1:00pm   Affinity Community Services  2850 S Wabash Ave Ste 108 Chicago  http://pflagillinois.org






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