Things are happening this Thursday… things that you should participate in! Sadly, they’re all happening around the same time. How’s a girl to choose?! The contenders:
La Safe Schools Bill: What We Did, What Went Wrong, What’s Next. What are you gonna do to make sure HB 112 passes next year? Figure it out here. Join SPECTRUM and other activists for an hour-long roundtable discussion on HB 112 followed by refreshments, music, socializing. Thursday June 9. 6-8pm. Peabody Hall, Room 225 (LSU campus).
Come Together for Louisiana- Forum For Equality Social. Learn more about Forum for Equality, and how you can help move Louisiana forward. Thursday June 9. 6-9pm. Chelsea’s Cafe under the Perkins Rd. overpass. Happy Hour specials!
Madeline with Erin Miley. Pretty ladies making pretty music, and I know for a fact that one of them likes other ladies. Visit www.madelinesongs.com and www.erinmileymakesnoise.com for a music preview, then see them play together, live, at Haven Gallery and Listening Room (651 Laurel St. in downtown B.R.) 7:30-10pm. BYOB. $8 in advance from www.americanthrift.ticketleap.com or $10 at the door.
Public Hate Crimes Forum. This final event is taking place a little outside of Baton Rouge, in Shreveport. The name says it all: A forum on hate crimes. Thursday June 9. 630-830pm. All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church. 9449 Ellerbe Rd. Shreveport, La.
Whatever you choose to do, remember that Thursday nights are also (unofficially) girl’s night at George’s Place. So maybe you should make that you’re afterparty spot, ladies.