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    ASHwell Food Bank Volunteer Opportunities

    Sexual health clinic ASHwell is in need of volunteers to assist with delivering food to its homebound clients. Gloves and masks will be provided for volunteers. Email or call for more info.
    Through Sept. 24. Every other Tuesday and Thursday  
    Citywide
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    Gender Unbound Virtual Showcase

    Throughout September, Austin's arts fest celebrating trans and intersex artists will feature an interactive 3D exhibition, plus weekly livestreams of musicians, poets, storytellers, and interviews with exhibited artists. Catch Q contributor Lilli Hime's interview with Gender Unbound executive director Drew Riley & showcase artists here.
    Sept. 1-26. Free.  
    Online
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    "We'll Just Rock For Ourselves" Virtual Exhibit

    The Austin History Center's phenomenal 2018 exhibit on the late photographer Lisa Davis is now available online for your viewing pleasure. Davis' photos and videos capture the grrrls grrrls grrrls of Austin's lezzie rock scene in the Nineties. Revisit our review of the exhibit here, and don't forget to check out our interview with former Chronicle senior editor and "Gay Place" founder Kate X Messer, who was a key figure in curating her collection.
    Online
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    Emergency Contraception and Pregnancy Test Kits

    Do you or someone you know need emergency contraception and pregnancy tests delivered? Volunteers with Jane's Due Process and the Bridge Collective ATX will deliver free, contactless emergency kits. Just text 866/999-5263 between 8am-11pm. Kits are delivered between 8am-10pm every day within a 20-mile radius of Austin, usually within 12 hours for emergency contraceptive and within 48 hours for the pregnancy test, depending on volunteer availability.
    Delivery: Every day, 8am-10pm. Free.  
    Within 20-mile radius of ATX
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    Lez B in Touch - Dykes You Should Know "Dyke-a-Day" Submissions

    Our fave lez party promoters – and the queer masterminds behind last year's Austin Dyke March – are asking lez and/or lez lovers to submit to Lez B in Touch's first-ever "Dyke-a-Day" IG series. Any and all flavors of performances about the lesbians in your life – past, present, and future – are welcome (just keep it under five minutes, bbs).
    Ongoing  
    Online
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    Special Screenings

    Mr. Soul! (2018)

    aGLIFF is partnering with AFS for a virtual screening of this doc about Ellis Haizlip and his public-TV variety show Soul! celebrating Black literature, poetry, and music.
    Online via www.austinfilm.org
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    OUTsider Festival 2021 Submissions

    The queerios at OUTsider are seeking art for next year's fest that will likely be a hybrid happening: All categories fall within online/out-of-the-theatre experiences (see details here). Start making mischief now and get yer submissions in by October 1. This year's theme is "Future in FluX."
    Deadline: October 1  
    Online
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    Queer Riot Fest

    QRF is bringing you queer bands, queer art, and a queer market all month long, featuring Fea, Dogpark Dissidents, Juno Black, and special guest DJ Chuy Politron. This year's proceeds benefit the Kind Clinic. Stay up to date with the schedule at QRF's website.
    Sept. 1-29. $5-10.  
    Online
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    Rainbow-Washing: So You’ve Had Your Pride Event, Now What?

    "Put a rainbow on it!" Austin's queer biz chamber hosts a panel of advertising experts on LGBTQIA marketing efforts and how/if companies meaningfully support the qmmunity the other 11 months of the year outside of Pride Month. Hear from UT professor Erica Ciszek; Do the WeRQ co-chair Graham Nolan; "adthropologist" Gabriela Sialer; and the chamber's Valerie Salinas-Davis.
    Tue., Sept. 22, 1:30-2:30pm  
    Online
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    The Queer and Trans Community Closet

    Starting Sun., July 12, make your appointment for curbside pickup at Out Youth and the Transgender Wellness Program's qmmunity closet for bus passes, groceries, hygiene items, art supplies, select gender-affirming items, and more. Days and hours of operation vary.
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    Virtual Transgender Wellness Peer Support Groups

    For adults (18+) who identify under the transgender and nonbinary umbrella or are questioning.
    Tuesdays, 5:30-6:20pm & 7-7:50pm. Free.  
    Online

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