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Spurlock Museum of World Cultures
Friday December 1st 2023
Time: 6:00 pm-8:00 pm (CST)
Location:Hundley Central Core Gallery, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL
World AIDS Day, observed annually on December 1st, is an opportunity for people around the world to unite in the fight against HIV/AIDS, support those affected, and honor those that have been lost.
This event begins with a candlelight vigil and song dedication, then transitions to guest speakers, and ends with entertainment from invited individuals/groups.
Throughout the event, community members are able to view historic AIDS memorial quilts, browse educational materials, and enjoy light snacks and refreshments.
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Candlelight Vigil-Georgia King, GCAP Board President
6:00 pm – 6:15 pm
Musical Performance-Chris Jacobson-Chism
6:15 pm – 6:30 pm
Invited Speakers-Jerry Carden, Founding Member of GCAP, Kendall Johnson, HIV Advocate
6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Dance Performance-Dance/Drill Team
7:00 pm -7:15 pm
Drag Performance-Peach of the Midwest Carrington
7:30 pm -7:45 pm
Closing Remarks-Darya Shahgheibi, GCAP Executive Director
7:50 pm – 8:00 pm