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This exhibit showcases the making of the Hormel Center mural, how the Hormel Center came to be, the Reversing Vandalism exhibit and the Gay Shades project. Related exhibition: Queerest.Library.Ever. #Hormelat20, Main Library, Jewett Gallery, April 16 - August 7, 2016.

Related programs:

Teens and Queens, our opening program, takes place Saturday April 23 at 2:00pm in the Koret Auditorium. The Rising Rhythm Project will honor voguing legendaries in a fabulous and fierce choreography. Other acts will follow.

May 17: Lambda Literary Awards Finalists Reading. Our annual event featuring the year’s finest in LGBTQIA writing and poetry. Main Library, Latino Hispanic Community Room, 6:00.

June 2: Twenty-Five Years of Vampire Life: The Gilda Stories Reissued. When Gilda escaped from slavery in 1850 she didn't expect to live to see the 21st century.  Jewelle Gomez will read from this cult classic and catch you up on what Gilda's been up to. 6:00 PM in the James C. Hormel LGBTQIA Center, 6:00.

June 7: From Sleaze to Classics. An Intergenerational Conversation on Lesbian/Queer Lit. Featuring Ann Bannon (Beebo Brinker series),  award-winning author Michelle Tea, and RADAR Artistic Director and writer Juliana Delgado Lopera. Main Library, Koret Auditorium, 6:00.

June 8: RADAR SuperStars Program: featuring La Pocha Nostra; La Chica Boom; Chinaka Hodge and Aya de Leon. Main Library, Koret Auditorium, 6:00.

Gather, share knowledge and celebrate our unique identities at the queerest library ever. Visit the James C. Hormel LGBTQIA Center, the gateway to the Library’s broader collections documenting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex and allies’ history and culture, with a special emphasis on the San Francisco Bay Area.

20th Anniversary Main Library 1996-2016

Upcoming Events

Sprightly in the Hormel Center
Sunday, October 21, 2018, 12:30 pm
Main Library, LGBTQIA Center
Sprightly in the Hormel Center
Sunday, October 28, 2018, 12:30 pm
Main Library, LGBTQIA Center
Sprightly in the Hormel Center
Sunday, November 4, 2018, 12:30 pm
Main Library, LGBTQIA Center

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Current Exhibits

Portals: A Group Show of Speculative Fictions
Through Thursday, December 13, 2018
Main Library, LGBTQIA Center Exhibit Space
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