June is Pride Month, a celebration of the LGBTQIA+ community and a commemoration of the New York City Stonewall riots in 1969. To celebrate Pride Month, we have assembled a list of resources, book and movie recommendations, events, and activities.
History of Pride Month
Brave Space Alliance Food & Toiletry Drive
In honor of Pride Month this June, the Library will be collecting supplies to support Brave Space Allaince’s crisis pantry located at 9 N. Cicero.
See the full list of details at fppl.org/bravespacealliance.
Library Activities & Events
Make Your Own Pride Flag Kit & Contest
Pick up from May 15-June 2
Turn flag in by June 12
Rainbow Walk & Roll
Saturday, June 3 at 8 am
Ask a Queer Neighbor: Out & Proud in Forest Park
Tuesday, June 13 at 6:30 pm
Read Across the Rainbow Pride Storytime
Thursday, June 8 at 11 am
Rainbow Rocks Little Dance Party
Thursday, June 22 at 11 am
Rainbow Pinecone Painting
Friday, June 24 at 4 pm
Pride in Nature Lab
Tuesday, June 27 at 4 pm