Windy City Media Group Frontpage News
Celebrating 30 Years of Gay Lesbian Bisexual and Trans News
home search facebook twitter join
Gay News Sponsor Windy City Times 2017-04-19
DOWNLOAD ISSUE
About WCMG Publications News Index  Entertainment Features Bars & Clubs Calendar Videos Advertisers OUT! Guide    Marriage

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor

  WINDY CITY TIMES

Dyke March safety marshall training, May 24
From a news release
2012-05-17

facebook twitter google +1 reddit email


Chicago — The Chicago Dyke March Collective will hold the first of two Safety Marshall training on Thursday, May 24, from 6:00-8:30 p.m., at the Gender & Sexuality Center at UIC, 1007 W. Harrison St., room 181. For questions or to reserve your seat, please e-mail dykemarchchicago@gmail.com or call 773-330-6878. Training is free and open to everyone. For more information visit chicagodykemarch.wordpress.com .

The purpose is to give skills for the day of the Chicago Dyke March. Historically the Safety Marshalls have been utilized to make sure everyone participating or watching the march is safe. The training will provide de-escalation skills, working with the police, and a transgender 101 component. Safety Marshalls are an important part for the march to be successful, safe, and enjoyable for everyone.

There will be a second training in June. Details still to be announced.

The Chicago Dyke March Collective is a grassroots mobilization for dyke, queer, bisexual, and transgender resilience. This year's Dyke March will happen in the Uptown neighborhood on Saturday, June 23, 2012.


facebook twitter google +1 reddit email




Windy City Media Group does not approve or necessarily agree with the views posted below.
Please do not post letters to the editor here. Please also be civil in your dialogue.
If you need to be mean, just know that the longer you stay on this page, the more you help us.


  ARTICLES YOU MIGHT LIKE

Gay News

Stud 4 Life marks five years 2017-04-23 - The Stud 4Life Social Club celebrated its fifth anniversary April 22 with a Royal Blue and White Affair, at Simeon Alumni Hall on ...


Gay News

Lambda Legal Mourns the Passing of Former Board Member Joan Garner 2017-04-19 - ( Atlanta, April 19, 2017 ) Joan Garner, the first openly gay Fulton County Commissioner and former Lambda Legal board member, passed away ...


Gay News

'Garden of Eve' to celebrate women's health 2017-04-19 - Howard Brown Health celebrates queer and lesbian women's sexual and reproductive health at "Garden of Eve: Forward" on Friday, April 28, at Venue ...


Gay News

Brand devoted to queer women, femmes is launching events 2017-04-16 - A new national event brand for queer women and femmes called PEACH will hold its first series of pop-up gatherings—Peaches Through the Ages—April ...


Gay News

Darwin receives LAGBAC Vanguard Award 2017-04-12 - Longtime legal and political advocate Susana Darwin ( left ) received the 2017 LAGBAC Vanguard Award. The Hon. Cecilia Horan ( right ), ...


Gay News

Queer special-ed teacher suspended indefinitely 2017-04-12 - On April 6, the day of her middle school's GSA dance, openly queer Saucedo Academy special education teacher Sarah Chambers received an email ...


Gay News

THE AMAZON TRAIL A lesbian high school student 2017-04-12 - Thanks to author Nell Stark—which seems to be something I say at least once a year—I was privileged recently to answer some questions ...


Gay News

Pride Films' 'Trans* Play Contest' underway 2017-04-12 - Chicago-based performing-arts company Pride Films and Plays has launched The Great Trans* Play Contest. The competition is open to playwrights who are transgender, ...


Gay News

lllinois Women March on Springfield April 25 for agenda, budget 2017-04-12 - Women and their allies from across Illinois are expected to join forces to push for a responsible budget and progressive agenda of bills ...


Gay News

NUNN ON ONE: COMEDY Lesbian comic stumbles upon good Fortune 2017-04-12 - Lesbian funnywoman Emily Fortune Feimster ( better known as simply Fortune Feimster ) is on fire these days. Born in Belmont, North ...


 



Copyright © 2017 Windy City Media Group. All rights reserved.
Reprint by permission only. PDFs for back issues are downloadable from
our online archives. Single copies of back issues in print form are
available for $4 per issue, older than one month for $6 if available,
by check to the mailing address listed below.

Return postage must accompany all manuscripts, drawings, and
photographs submitted if they are to be returned, and no
responsibility may be assumed for unsolicited materials.
All rights to letters, art and photos sent to Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago
Gay and Lesbian News and Feature Publication) will be treated
as unconditionally assigned for publication purposes and as such,
subject to editing and comment. The opinions expressed by the
columnists, cartoonists, letter writers, and commentators are
their own and do not necessarily reflect the position of Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay,
Lesbian, Bisexual and Transegender News and Feature Publication).

The appearance of a name, image or photo of a person or group in
Nightspots (Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times
(a Chicago Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender News and Feature
Publication) does not indicate the sexual orientation of such
individuals or groups. While we encourage readers to support the
advertisers who make this newspaper possible, Nightspots (Chicago
GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay, Lesbian
News and Feature Publication) cannot accept responsibility for
any advertising claims or promotions.

 

 

 

TRENDINGBREAKINGPHOTOS

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor


 


Sponsor

Sponsor

About WCMG Publications News Index  Entertainment Features Bars & Clubs Calendar Videos Advertisers OUT! Guide    Marriage


About WCMG      Contact Us      Online Front  Page      Windy City  Times      Nightspots      OUT! Guide     
Identity      BLACKlines      En La Vida      Archives      Subscriptions      Distribution      Windy City Queercast     
Queercast Archives      Advertising  Rates      Deadlines      Advanced Search     
Press  Releases      Event Photos      Join WCMG  Email List      Email Blast     
Upcoming Events      Todays Events      Ongoing Events      Post an Event      Bar Guide      Community Groups      In Memoriam      Outguide Categories      Outguide Advertisers      Search Outguide      Travel      Dining Out      Blogs      Spotlight  Video     
Classifieds      Real Estate      Place a  Classified     

Windy City Media Group produces Windy City Queercast, & publishes Windy City Times,
The Weekly Voice of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Community,
Nightspots, Out! Resource Guide, and Identity.
5315 N. Clark St. #192, Chicago, IL 60640-2113 • PH (773) 871-7610 • FAX (773) 871-7609.