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PRIDE Prom

June 7 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm - Free

Come out to Prom – PRIDE Prom, that is – and kick off the Austin Public Library’s 2018 Summer Reading Program for adults with a fabulous event!

Where: Special Events Center (1st Floor), Central Library

Dance in your fanciest clothes with DJ Girlfriend at 6PM to celebrate LGBTQIA Pride month. Take a picture or .gif at the Traveling Photo Booth to commemorate your fabulousness and add glamour or change up your look at our Drag Makeup Station with Ginger Snaps and Sylba Storm.

Need more jams?

Sign up for the Lip Sync for Your Library contest then revel in a drag show with emcee Honey St. Claire and performers Eaton Johnson and Althea Trix after 7PM.

Interested in participating in the Lip Sync for Your Library contest? Sign up via Eventbrite: www.eventbrite.com/e/lip-sync-for-your-library-at-pride-prom-tickets-45814449251

Limited quantity available. Must bring Eventbrite ticket, e-mail song, and arrive before 6:30PM to participate. Vehicle drop-offs should be on 2nd Street before the butterfly bridge.

Glitter-sticker a pronoun button as you enter the foyer, register to vote if you haven’t yet, and say hello to local LBGTQIA+ organizations Q Austin, aGLIFF, Austin Gay & Lesbian Pride Foundation, PFLAG Austin, The Mahogany Project, and Project Transitions.

Paid parking is available at the Central Library.

Sign up for Free Cap Metro Park & Ride services that will leave from:

Recycled Reads, 5335 Burnet Rd.

https://pride-prom-recycled-reads.eventbrite.com/

Little Walnut Creek Branch, 835 W. Rundberg Ln.

https://pride-prom-little-walnut.eventbrite.com/

Pleasant Hill Branch, 211 E. William Cannon Dr.

https://pride-prom-pleasant-hill.eventbrite.com/

Find more information about Central Library parking here: library.austintexas.libanswers.com/faq/206683

Please do not bring loose glitter into the Library or wear glitter-showering items – gel or makeup form is fantastic.

Non-alcoholic drinks provided while supplies last.

Join our Adult Summer Reading Program Kickoff and celebrate love and equality. For more information call 512-974-7400 or visit austinsummerreading.org

Austin Public Library’s Summer Reading Program for adults, Book Your Summer, is about reading and so much more. It’s about coming together to create, learn, and celebrate community.

Read, watch, and participate in this year’s variety of programs for Adults 18+! For more information call 512-974-7400 or Ask a Librarian.

Details

Date:
June 7
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://library.austintexas.gov/event/pride-prom-462902

Venue

Austin Central Library
710 W Cesar Chavez St.
Austin, 78701
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Phone:
512-974-7400
Website:
http://library.austintexas.gov/central-library

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