November 15, 2019
Friday, November 15th, 2019 4:00PM - 6:00PM

For our second Equity Happy Hour, 826 MSP has offered us use of their space! Kelly Holstine, Director of Educational Equity of Outfront Minnesota, will be there to help focus our discussion and offer resources in how best to support our LGBTQIA+ students, staff, and community members.

We will also have a panel of teachers in the LGBTQIA+ community discussing what it means to be an out teacher, and other issues in schools. There will be no entrance cost.

We would love to see you there to make connections, ask questions, and share resources with other educators passionate about equity.

November 15, 2019
Friday, November 15th, 2019
Copygirl Productions and OutFront Minnesota

Come see your Minnesota Vixen football players trade in their cleats for dancing shoes! We're joined by a familiar cast of talented actors and singers from the Twin Cities area. You'll be treated to singing, dancing, drag kings, boylesque and more!

Friday evening's show is 21+ (18-20 with an adult and you have to leave by 9 p.m.) and is rated R.

There will also be a beer bust on Friday night from 5-7 p.m. before the show at LUSH.
Cost is $10 cash at the door.

November 16, 2019
Saturday, November 16th, 12pm - 4pm
Schaefer Halleen, LLC

Pro Bono Legal Clinic for Transgender Employees

You are invited to attend a pro bono legal clinic for transgender employees, focusing on employment discrimination.

In a unique partnership with OutFront Minnesota, QUORUM, Gender Justice, and the employment discrimination law firm of Schaefer Halleen, the Trans Legal Clinic offers a monthly opportunity for members of the trans community to seek free consultations with discrimination attorneys. The clinic will begin with a brief presentation explaining your rights as a transgender employee, followed by one-on-one consultations with an attorney on a first come, first served basis. There is no cost for the consultation provided at the clinic. Please join us.

November 17, 2019
Sunday, November 17th, 2019
Copygirl Productions and OutFront Minnesota

We had so much fun last year that we're doing it again! Come see your Minnesota Vixen football players trade in their cleats for dancing shoes! We're joined by a familiar cast of talented actors and singers from the Twin Cities area. You'll be treated to singing, dancing, drag kings, boylesque and more!

Sunday afternoon's show is for all ages and is rated PG-13.

Cost is $10 cash at the door.

November 18, 2019
Monday, November 18, 2019 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM ET

On Nov. 18th, the City of Minneapolis will hold a public hearing on an ordinance that would protect minors from the harmful practice of conversion "therapy".

Minneapolis City Hall, 350 S 5th St, Minneapolis, MN 55415

November 18, 2019
Monday, November 18th, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

LGBTQ+ and intersectional equity training, addressing the importance of educational equity matters and current policies with OutFront MN.

This training, facilitated by Kelly D. Holstine, includes: strategies to increase Educational Equity, LGBTQ+ vocabulary, definitions, and concepts; current legal policies; and concrete strategies on how to create safe and supportive environments.

Recurring Meetings and Events

Drag Shows by Flip Phone — Every Weekend at Union. Get tickets!

OutFront Volunteer Night — 4th Monday of the month from 6 to 8:30. Volunteers can drop in once or come regularly. Sign-up or contact cat@outfront.org for more information.

Trans Titans Meetings — 1st and 3rd Monday of the month. Through this group, Trans folks in Minnesota come together to do work on intentional issues that the trans community faces in MN and provide Trans inclusive and centered trainings to different businesses and organizations. Contact skye@outfront.org if you are interested in learning more and volunteering with the Trans Titans. 

Queer Defender Network Leadership Council — If you are a current college or university (or any form of higher education) student and interested in fighting for LGBTQ equity and getting leadership development, join the Queer Defenders' Leadership Council! A coalition of college/university students focused on becoming the leaders of tomorrow. If interested email Junior Avalos at junior@outfront.org.

Trans & Non-binary Eating Disorder Support Group — Every Wednesday night beginning Oct. 16, 2019. Managing your eating disorder and dysphoria on your own can be difficult, re-traumatizing, and isolating. Join other transgender and non-binary folks for a weekly support group to talk about eating disorders, gender dysphoria, and community healing. For more information, contact taylor@outfront.org.