Posted December 17th, 2019 in Events.
SAGE Wilmington of the Cape Fear Coast is excited about our social networking meeting for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender adults age 50 and older (and their allies). Libations and Conversations, meets every third Thursday, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, at various Wilmington locations, where we enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and the enticing drink menu […]
Posted November 23rd, 2019 in Events ,News.
You don’t have to be an artist or sewing expert to create a moving personal tribute remembering a life lost to AIDS, but you do have to make a panel in order to add a name to The Quilt. Panels might be created using paint, needlework, iron-on transfers, quilted, handmade appliqués, etc. Any remembrance is […]
Posted October 27th, 2019 in Events ,News.
Seeds of Healing, a local organization that provides HIV awareness and empowers affected women to self-manage their HIV medical care, will hold their annual Red Ribbon event with Dr. Sabrina T. Cherry, Assistant Professor of Public Health Studies at UNCW, delivering the keynote address. This event will also be held at the Cameron Art Museum. […]
Posted October 24th, 2019 in Events.
SAGE Table events bring together people of all ages at hundreds of tables across the world to share a meal and conversation. The transformative relationships formed around a SAGE Table can alleviate social isolation and its consequences. Through community building that begins at the SAGE Table, we’ll tackle the problem of loneliness that affects so […]
Posted October 13th, 2019 in Events ,News.
We are actively seeking docents for all venues of our AIDS Awareness Project: Bringing the Quilt to Wilmington. The Quilt has redefined the tradition of quilt-making in response to contemporary circumstances. A memorial, a tool for education and a work of art, the Quilt is a unique creation, an uncommon and uplifting response to the […]
Posted October 2nd, 2019 in Events.
Remember their names… In June of 1987, a small group of strangers gathered in a San Francisco storefront to document the lives they feared history would neglect. Repurposing the tradition of quilt-making, the AIDS Memorial Quilt reveals the humanity behind the statistics, serves as a visual memorial to the tragic loss of human life, and […]
Posted October 1st, 2019 in Events.
Emmy Winning Daresha Kyi’s, Mama Bears the Documentary, will be screened for free at the Frank Harr Foundation offices on Thursday, November 14th at 6:30 pm. Mama Bears is a feature-length documentary that explores the many ways in which the lives of conservative, Christian mothers are impacted and utterly transformed when they decide to affirm […]
Posted September 28th, 2019 in Events.
Please come have coffee with us at the Frank Harr Offices on Saturday, November 2nd, from 10 to noon, and find out how to get involved with Bringing the Quilt to Wilmington! The Frank Harr Foundation is bringing 30 blocks of the AIDS Memorial Quilt to Wilmington from November 30th through December 15th. We will […]
Posted August 15th, 2019 in Events.
This one is for young adults and the young-at-heart! Grab your favorite game and head to our new digs in the Ormond Center, 1624 Princess Street, Wilmington, NC. We’ll be playing games, eating snacks and relishing the goodness of the safe space we create when we come together. This one is BYOB & BYOCB (Bring […]
Posted August 10th, 2019 in Events.
SAGE Wilmington of the Cape Fear Coast is excited about our social networking meeting for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender adults age 50 and older (and their allies). Libations and Conversations, meets every third Thursday, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, at various Wilmington locations, where we enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and the enticing drink menu […]