LGBT equality debate
The University of Utah debate team will host a public debate over non-discrimination ordinances that protect against sexual orientation and gender identity bias in the workplace and in housing. The event will feature members from the Utah Eagle Forum, Equality Utah and the High Road for Human Rights. The event is open and free to the public.
WHEN: April 19, 7-9:30 p.m.
WHERE: Carolyn Tanner Irish Humanities Auditorium on the University of Utah campus
Brats, Beers and Blues
The Crossroads Urban Center is hosting an event titled, “Brats, Beers and Blues” to help raise money for food, diapers, infant formula and medicine to those in need.
WHEN: May 1, 1-5 p.m.
WHERE: Crossroads Food Co-op, 1756 S. 700 West, Salt Lake City
Holocaust commemoration day
Holocaust Remembrance Day is for remembering the victims of the Holocaust through prayer, music, literary readings and a candle memorial. Gov. Gary Herbert will deliver a proclamation and the program will include a variety of guest speakers to tell the stories of some of the Holocaust heroes.
WHEN: May 1, 2-3 p.m.
WHERE: Utah State Capitol, 350 N. State St., Salt Lake City
sWerve Bees game & picnic
The root, root, root for the home team and picnic event is open for the ladies of sWerve. The sWerve group is for queer, lesbian, bisexual and transgender women to socialize and raise funds for the community. The picnic is a pre-pay event only.
WHEN: APRIL 23, 5-9:30 p.m.
WHERE: Spring Mobile Ballpark, 77 W. 1300 South, Salt Lake City
COST: $20 for dinner and game