Mark your calendars and get ready! QWOC Week 2011 will take place from July 30th – August 6th!

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***SURVIVOR KITS FOR THE NETWORK/LA RED

This year throughout QWOC Week we are also holding a Survivor Drive for The Network/La Red, a wonderful organization dedicated to support services and addressing partner abuse in LGBTQ and polyamorous communities. Please consider contributing one of the items listed below.

Food Gift Cards (Shaws/Stop& Shop/Star)
CVS/Rite Aid Gift Cards
Charlie Cards with stored value
Movie Theater Passes
Deodorant
Toothpaste
Lotion (Small Bottles/Travel Size)
Reusable water bottles
Tote Bags
Umbrella

These items may be dropped off at the follow QWOC Week Events:
-7/31: A Discussion about Open Relationships & Polyamory
-8/3: Activism & Karaoke* – BRING AN ITEM TO DONATE & GET IN FOR FREE!
-8/6: Family & Youth Day at the Park
*We’re asking all guests to bring donations to gain entrance to this event (or pay a $10).

QWOC WEEK SCHEDULE

Saturday July 30th @ 2PM – 5 PM
A Discussion about Open Relationships & Polyamory in Queer/Trans Communities of Color

In collaboration with The Network/La Red &  The Bisexual Resource Center
HARVARD DEMOCRACY CENTER | 25 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA                                                                                               The event will be followed by a Single and/or “Available” Social at OM Longue
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Sunday July 31st @ 3PM – 7PM
Intergenerational T-Dance

In collaboration with Power Lesbians Network and Boston Black Women’s Health Initiative (BBWHI)
REDD’S | 4257 Washington Street, Roslindale, MA 02131
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Monday August 1st @ 6 PM – 8:30 PM
Opening Panel – Trans Women of Color Speak

In collaboration with Transgender Care & Education Needs Diversity (TransCEND), Mass Trans Political Coalition (MTPC) & the Bisexual Resource Center (BRC)
SUFFOLK UNIVERSITY LAW SCHOOL | Sargen Hall Function Room, First Floor – 120 Tremont Street, Boston, MA
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Tuesday August 2nd @ 6 PM – 8 PM
Building Bridges:  Queer Asians as People of Color 

In collaboration with Mass. Area South Asian Lambda Association (MASALA), Queer Asian Pacific-Islander Alliance (QAPA) & MAP for Health
MIT Room 36-112 | STATA CENTER 32 Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA
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Wednesday August 3rd @ 6PM – 9PM
International Activism & Karaoke

In collaboration with Black & Pink and The International Gay & Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC)
CLUB CAFE | 209 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA
Cost: Donated Items*** or $10 |Facebook Event

Thursday August 4th @ 7 PM – 12AM
OUTSPOKEN: Queer & Trans People of Color Spoken- Word & Live Music Showcase

In collaboration with SALACIOUS Magazine
CLUB CHOICES | 379 Somerville Ave., Somerville, MA
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Friday August 5th @ 7 PM – 11 PM
International Film Night

In collaboration with TBA
EMERSON COLLEGE : Multi-purpose Room 1st Floor | 150 Boylston Street, Boston, MA
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Saturday August 6th @ 12PM – 4PM
Family & Youth Day at Stony Brook Park

In collaboration with Boston GLASS
STONY BROOK PARK | Jamaica Plain, MA
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Saturday August 6th @ 8PM – 1AM
QWOC Week Closing Party

In collaboration with TBA
THE MIDWAY CAFE | 3496 Washington Street, Jamaica Plain, MA
Cost: $5-10  Online, $12 at the door |Facebook Event