1. April 9 – TogetherJuntos Caravan
9:00am – 3:00pm
“9am – Know Your Rights Training – Iglesia Presbiteriana San Pablo, 2604 Southmost Rd, Brownsville, TX 78521
1:30pm – Press Conference – Cameron County Courthouse, 974 e. Harrison St., Brownsville, TX 78520
The TogetherJuntos Caravan is convened by the Border Network for Human Rights in collaboration with the Reform Immigration for Texas Alliance, La Union del Pueblo Entero, South Texas Human Rights Center, Movimiento del Valle por los Derechos Humanos, Casa de Proyecto Libertad, Neta, and Americas Voice. The entire caravan schedule can be found at www.togetherjuntos.org.”
2. April 9 – Brownsville Save RGV from LNG Meeting
6:30pm – 7:30pm
Location: 847 E Elizabeth St, Brownsville, Texas 78520
“This is a meeting to plan events opposing LNG in the RGV.
contact us if you have any questions.”
3. April 11 – ¡Día de Decoración / Make day!
5:30pm – 7:30pm
Location: 1104 E 14th St, Brownsville, TX 78520
“Haz decoraciones con papel picado, hacer posters y letreros sobre tus sueños para el futuro o sueños que tienes para tu comunidad!”
4. April 11 -RGV Trans Folx Support Group Meeting
6:30pm – 8:00pm
Location: 300 S 2nd St, McAllen, TX 78501
“Join RGV Trans Folx for their first support group meeting of the year. This meeting is open to Transgender Men and Non-Binary People. The group is facilitated by Adrian and Chase two trans men who want understand the journey of being trans and Alin Tovar a local Licensed Counselor that can help with clinical support. This meeting is for 18 and Older if you are under 18 Parental/Legal Guardian Consent is required.”
5. April 11 – LEZday Wednesday / miercoLEZ
8:00pm – 12:00am
“LEZday Wednesday / MiercoLEZ is a space for lesbians, queer people, and gender non-conforming/non-binary friends in the Rio Grande Valley to mingle and meet up for a night of music, games, and drinks. We gather the second Wednesday of every month at 8 PM at Yerberia Cultura in downtown McAllen. Come OUT and join us! #MiercoLEZ
Questions? Message our page LEZday Wednesday / Miercolez!”
6. April 13 – Desfile de Sueños
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: 1155 E Polk St, Brownsville, TX 78520
“Come to the ‘Sueño Parade’ with Taller de Permiso! Join to make signs, make noise and music and share your dreams for the future with the community! This is a family event.
The Parade will start in the EDELSTEIN PARK and end in the WASHINGTON PARK. * the route will be shared soon!
If you are interested in volunteering for the event: Fill out this form or visit us at 1104 E. 14th Street.
Taller de Permiso is a community center for the exchange of resources and collaboration for entrepreneurs, artists / artisans, and activists.
At the Taller de Permiso we want to investigate the permitting process with community and form a network of collaboration and support. Beginning in July, we offer training classes for entrepreneurs, engraving, video, and theater workshops!”
7. April 13 & 14 – 2018 Edinburg Out of This World UFO Conference & Festival
9:00am – 6:00pm
Location: 118 Paseo Del Prado, Edinburg, Texas 78539
“Ranked the 3rd best UFO festival in the world by Listverse, the Edinburg UFO Conference & Festival is now in its seventh year of bringing amazing and fun activities for the entire family to entertain UFO believers and non-believers alike. Make plans to join us for an “out of this world” experience!”
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