Events

The LGBTQ+ Resource Center hosts a number of events during the semester. Registration for some events can be found on ENGAGE@KU; links will be included when available.

Date / Time

Event

Tuesday, September 6th

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm -weekly

Boxwood House

LGBTQ+ Book Club

Join us for a weekly book club here at the Center! We will select an LGBTQ+ author and themed book to enjoy and discuss together.

Wednesday, September 7th

3:00 pm-6:00 pm

Boxwood House

LGBTQ+ Resource Center Open House!

The campus community is invited to tour the house, hear about our upcoming events and programs, and learn how to get involved! 

Thursday, September 8th

11:00 am – 12:00 pm- weekly

Boxwood House 103

1st Allies Meeting

Allies is a KU student club that seeks to advocate, educate, increase awareness, and provide a safe social and support network to Kutztown University's LGBTQIA+ community.

Thursday, September 8th

12:00 pm- 1:00 pm- weekly

Boxwood House

Coffee Break

Join us at the Center for weekly coffee and conversation. Stay after the Allies meeting or stop in for a visit and enjoy some fellowship.

Thursday, September 15th

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Multicultural Center

Bienvenidos Celebration

We are joining the Multicultural Center to welcome all students in honor of Hispanic Heritage/Latinx Month with fun, food & community.

Week of September 19th-23rd

Boxwood House

Bisexual Visibility Awareness Week

Stop by the Boxwood House to celebrate and show your Bi- pride!

Tuesday, September 20th

11am- 2:30pm

MSU 218

National Voter Registration Day

We are joining the Community Outreach Center and Kutztown Votes! for this civic holiday celebrating our democracy. Stop in for information on voter registration and where PA candidates stand on LGBTQ+ rights.

Tuesday, September 27th

11am-3pm

MSU 218

Alive Mental Health & Suicide Prevention Fair

KUAB, Health Promotions & the Health & Wellness Center are hosting this fun, interactive, and educational suicide prevention program.

Mondays, October 3rd – 31st

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm - weekly

Boxwood House

Tarot Study Group

Curious about Tarot? Both seasoned and new folks welcome to this group to discover more about the tarot deck.

Friday, October 7th

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Keynote 10am in MSU 218

Visit our webpage for more info. Registration on Engage

Program Proposals due on Engage by Friday, 9/23rd

6th Annual GSM – Gender and Sexual Minorities Conference

The conference theme is JUSTICE, including a look at social, economic, political, and organizational justice while discovering the roles of equity, fairness, inclusion, and compassion for all.  JUSTICE… It’s on you, It’s on me, It’s On Us.

Keynote speaker: LaLa Holston-Zannell, leads the ACLU’s advocacy and organizing work to support and empower transgender and nonbinary people and will focus on anti-violence. Funded through the 2022 PA Governor’s It’s On Us Grant.

October 12th, 13, and 15th

7pm

Little Theater, Schaeffer

Free Admission, but Tickets Required (KU Box Office)

COVID Queertet: A new play by Deryl Johnson

What would happen if four Queer Icons were stranded on a stage during a quarantine? This play features the writings of Willa Cather, Keith Haring, Jose Sarria, and Oscar Wilde. A benefit for KU’s LGBTQ+ Lambda Scholarship for students.

Thursday, October 13th

11:00 am – 3:00pm

MSU 218 and 223

PRIDEfest and Coming Out Day Celebration

Kutztown’s Annual PrideFest is joining with our National Coming Out Day event! Come out to Be Yourself and Love Yourself! Campus organizations will be invited to participate and host an activity.

Saturday, October 22nd

12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Boxwood House

Homecoming Alumni Open House

We are excited to welcome alumni to the Boxwood House to share memories and enjoy good food and networking.

Thursday, October 27th

7pm

Schaeffer Auditorium

Rocky Horror Picture Show Screening & Shadow Cast

Join Allies for a screening of the iconic, original Rocky Horror Picture Show.  Get in the spirit and come dressed in costume! First come, first serve for prop bags. (Content warning: sexual assault)

Tuesday, November 8th

Election Day- Get out and VOTE!!

Week of November 14- 18th

Brass Rail Art Gallery

MSU

Transgender Day of Remembrance

A day to remember individuals killed and bullied due to anti-transgender prejudice and violence. For more information on the Transgender Day of Remembrance visit: www.transgenderdor.org

Sunday, December 4th

12pm-3pm

Boxwood House

Lavender Graduation

A celebration for all graduating students who participate in LGBTQ+ and Women’s Center’s organizations