Thursday: 25 gay things to do in Atlanta today

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imageTo many an employer’s chagrin, LGBT party people know the weekend starts on Thursday. You’ll feel it tomorrow, but don’t let it stop you from these arts, community and nightlife events.

Let’s give ‘em something to talk about. Coming Out Support Group with MEGA Family Project, 7 p.m. Love Hurts? partner violence discussion @ AID Atlanta, 7 p.m. T-Time @ YouthPride, 5:30 p.m.

Sneak preview. Next month’s Columbus, Ohio, “Women of the World Poetry Slam” competitors, including Atlanta’s Theresa Davis (top photo) and Chauncy Beaty, perform for Cliterati Open No-Mic @ Charis, 7:30 p.m.

Business cards? Check. Shit together? Life coach Chris Burrell with Atlanta Executive Network @ Mixx Atlanta, 6:30 p.m.

Sportsmanlike behavior. Volleyball with Decatur Women’s Sports League, 7 p.m. Swimming with Atlanta Rainbow Trout, 7:30 p.m.

image In concert. The hipsters will be out in force for the genre-bending Nouvelle Vague (bottom photo) @ The Loft, 8 p.m. and The Lives of the Monster Dogs perform @ Bellissima, 8:30 p.m.

Texas Hold’em Poker @ Blake’s, 7 p.m. Crazy Bitch Bingo @ Las Margaritas, 7:30 p.m.

Come to the cabaret. The first of just four nights of “So Many Composers, So Little Time” tribute with Libby Whittemore and friends @ Actor’s Express, 7:30 p.m. Read our preview.

Our full list of Thursday bar life heats up a cold winter’s night with even more fun, including Big Primpin: Club MTV edition @ Mary’s, 10 p.m., Blur @ Halo, 10 p.m., and Papi’s Café Con Leche @ Heretic, 10 p.m.

There are even more gay things to do on today’s Gay Agenda. View the full list on Project Q Atlanta’s interactive community calendar. You can also submit your own events.


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