DreamWeek Event: Journeys in Coming Out and Living Authentically
Jan. 18, San Antonio
In the first hour of this two-part DreamWeek event, writer Emily Starbuck Gerson, founder of the blog Profiles in Pride, shares some of the diverse, moving stories from her blog of LGBTQIA+ people’s journeys to self-acceptance and coming out, their triumphs and tribulations, and how they’re making an impact on the world. In the second hour, her partner, Air Force Staff Sergeant Jamie Hash, a transgender woman, hosts a discussion with other LGBTQIA+ military service members about what it’s like being a member of both communities.

Dallas Women’s March
Jan. 20, Dallas
Commemorate the first anniversary of the historic Women’s March by standing up for equality, justice, and inclusion once again.

Houston Women’s March
Jan. 20, Houston
Commemorate the first anniversary of the historic Women’s March by standing up for equality, justice, and inclusion once again.

Women’s March 2018 Anniversary Rally – Waco
Jan. 20, Waco
Commemorate the first anniversary of the historic Women’s March by standing up for equality, justice, and inclusion once again.

Still We Rise! Rally and March
Jan. 20, Brownsville
Commemorate the first anniversary of the historic Women’s March by standing up for equality, justice, and inclusion once again.

2018 Roe v. Wade Salt Fest
Jan. 20, McAllen
Roe v. Wade turns 45 this year, and as usual, anti-abortion activists are using the anniversary to try to harass Whole Woman’s Health patients and staff during operating hours. Help South Texans for Reproductive Justice surround the clinic with kindness and pro-choice vibes!

Women’s March and Rally Day
Jan. 20, Austin
Commemorate the first anniversary of the historic Women’s March by standing up for equality, justice, and inclusion once again.

Voter Registration Happy Hour
Jan. 31, Houston
The deadline to register to vote in the March primaries is Feb. 5. Bring your friends and join NARAL Pro-Choice Texas in getting registered to vote in Harris County and enjoy some coffee or cocktails!

Paid Sick Days: Reproductive Justice Advocate Training
Jan. 31, Austin
All workers — regardless of background, income, and occupation — should have access to earned sick days. But one in three Austin workers can’t earn even a single paid sick day. At this training hosted by the Lilith Fund, NARAL Pro-choice Texas, Texas Freedom Network, NLIRH, and Progress Texas, you will learn how to advocate for paid sick days.

Black Lives Matter Austin February Neighborhood Canvassing
Feb. 3, Austin
Join Black Lives Matter Austin for their neighborhood canvassing/ block walk to spread community awareness and community education.

Run To Lead: Central Texas
Feb. 3, Cedar Park
Join Annie’s List and their team of political experts for Run to Lead, a one-day session designed to provide progressive women the tools needed to run for office and win!

Black Lives Matter Austin February General Body Meeting
Feb. 13, Austin
Join Black Lives Matter Austin for their January General Body Meeting. There will be several working committees: Education, Criminal Justice Reform, Health, Economics, Housing, Transportation, and Civics. All are welcome at the table.

Let’s Talk About Abortion!
Feb. 24, Houston
NARAL Pro-Choice Texas is hosting trainings on how to have a constructive, compassionate conversation about abortion. They will offer guidance, share the latest messaging research, and answer any questions you may have. The training includes an interactive exercise so you can practice all of the skills you’ve learned.