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Celebrate PRIDE Month with CLC

June 2021

Check out PRIDE events at CLC and Lake County. Events are free, open to the public and mostly virtual!


PRIDE Month
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How to use virtual backgrounds for your Zoom meetings:

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  2. Follow Zoom’s directions about how to implement virtual backgrounds in your video calls.

LGBTQ+ 101: Building a better understanding for supporting LGBTQ+ individuals
Hosted by Ryan Echevarria
1-2 p.m.

LGBTQQIAAOP, the anagram keeps getting longer, but do you know what it all means? In this presentation, we will break down the concepts of sexuality, gender, attraction, and expression to better define the members of the LGBTQ+ community. With this knowledge , we hope to increase your understanding so that you can work towards creating inclusive, equitable spaces in your work, school, home, and everyday lives.

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Waukegan Pride Drive
1 – 3 p.m., Downtown Waukegan

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Resource Fair (immediately following Pride Drive, Downtown Waukegan)

Drag Show (4 p.m. – PG, family-friendly, 9 p.m. – R, Adults only)*

Get more information at LGBTQ+ Center of Lake County

Buffalo Grove Pride Drive
12-3 p.m.

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Lancer Circle: History of Gender
Hosted by Ana Velazquez
3-4 p.m.

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Dear Passengers: Movie & Discussion
Hosted by Teal Mercaeant
6-8 p.m.

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The Stonewall Reader book discussion
Hosted by New York Public Library, LGBTQ+ Center of Lake County, and Lake Forest Public Library
7 p.m.

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History of the LGBTQ+ Rights Movement presentation
Hosted by Teal Mercaeant
1-2:30 p.m.

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