Category: Western Illinois

News and events for Western Illinois between Metro East and the Quad Cities.

QPEX 6yr Anniversary Extravaganza

QUINCY — Welcome to our 6yr Anniversary Extravaganza Last year was awesome with 85 people from 6 states showing up for show up for our first event at our new building. The QPEX Church. This is just any building but a church that was originally built in the 1870’s. The pictures online do NOT even…

Center on Halsted to host 5th Annual National LGBTQ Health Conference

CHICAGO – The Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing at Northwestern University and The Sexual Orientation and Gender Institute at Center on Halsted are pleased to host the fifth annual National LGBTQ Health Conference: Bridging Research and Practice. This is the nation’s only research conference that brings together scientists, public health professionals,…

Chicago Power Exchange Roundtable: Passion and Play, Feb. 18

CHICAGO — Chicago Power Exchange Roundtable is a discussion and social group for everyone 18 and over who is involved in, exploring, or curious about power exchange relationships. This includes M/s, D/s, Sir/ boy, and Trainer relationships, as well as any other relationships that defy labels but incorporate consensual power exchange. Attendees do not need…

Mr. Leather 64TEN Contest

Mr. Leather 64Ten

CHICAGO – Come and join the crowd as judges select a new title holder that will go on to compete at International Mister Leather in May 2016. Events will be at the Leather 64Ten store and The Jackhammer Complex. The judges for the contest are Will Boyd-Bohaczek, Mr Wisconsin Leather 2015; Justin St. Clair, 2014…