Events for Activist Groups

Embrace Your Voice: Healing Through Art

April 14, 2018 and April 28, 2018 3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. This is a bilingual English/Spanish event. Join the Downtown Artist Collective and the Rape Recovery Center for evenings of art, expression, and healing.

Glamature Hour: An All Ages Drag Show

ALL AGES Drag Show!! Contact Brigitte Kiss if you want to perform!! $5 suggested donation at the door

Hear My Voice: African-American Women's Perspectives on the LDS Priesthood Ban

In 1978, the LDS Church officially lifted priesthood and temple restrictions on black members of the church. Now 40 years later, hear African-American LDS women discuss the ban and its effects on their families and faith. Panelists: Jerri A. Harwell, writer and associate professor, Salt Lake Community College; Karyn Dudley, writer and artist; Tarienne Mitchell, archivist, LDS Church History Department, and historian, Utah Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society. Moderator: Alice Faulkner Burch, secretary, Utah Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society, and Relief Society president, LDS Genesis Group. This event is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Mormon Women’s History Initiative Team.