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World AIDS Day Event Calendar

By | 2016-12-01T09:00:00-05:00 December 1st, 2016|Guides, World AIDS Day|
Dec. 1

7:30 a.m.
UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond Mobile Unit Site offers HIV, Hep C testing and more at St. Andrew’s Church Breakfast Program at 306 N. Dividson and Catherine, Ann Arbor. Contact Lemont Gore at 734-572-9355 or email lemont@hivaidsresource.org for details.
http://breakfastatstandrews.org/

8 a.m.
World AIDS Day Detroit Giving Breakfast. Tickets are $50.
The Garden Theater, 3929 Woodward Ave., Detroit.
http://bit.ly/2g0qVJM

8 a.m.
Free walk-in testing at Kent County Health Department Personal Health Services at 700 Fuller NE, Grand Rapids. Contact April Hight at 616-632-7171 or email april.hight@kentcountymi.gov.
http://www.accesskent.com/Health/health_department.htm

9 a.m.
UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond HIV testing. Free by appointment or walk-in at 3011 W. Grand Blvd., Suite 230, Detroit.
http://www.miunified.org/Home

10 a.m.
Film Screening: “How to Survive a Plague.” Shown at various times throughout the day until 4 p.m. Email gsc@oakland.edu or call 248-370-4336 for more information.
Oakland Room, Oakland University Gender and Sexuality Center.
http://www.oakland.edu/csa/gsc

10 a.m.
UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond HIV testing. Oakland University School of Nursing Room 2054, Human Health Building, 433 Meadow Brook Rd., Rochester.
http://www.miunified.org/Home

11 a.m.
You Matter condom campaign. Rapid HIV testing at St. Clair County Community College in the student activity center on campus at 323 Erie St., Port Huron. Call Chris Czubachowski at 810-987-5300 or email cczubachowski@stclaircounty.org.
http://www.sc4.edu/

11:30 a.m.
World AIDS Day Detroit Symposium. An education symposium that is a youth-focused education and awareness event. Free, but tickets are required and reservations may be made for groups or individuals by calling 313-757-1733.
The Garden Theater, 3929 Woodward Ave., Detroit
http://bit.ly/2g2S7YT

12 noon
Free HIV testing. Every Thursday until 5:30 p.m.
1209 S. University Ave., Ann Arbor
http://www.s3safesexstore.com

1 p.m.
Walk-in HIV/STD Testing Thursdays at Washtenaw County Public Health through 4 p.m.
Washtenaw County Public Health, 555 Towner St., Suited 1103, Ypsilanti
http://www.ewashtenaw.org

1 p.m.
University Health Service anonymous rapid HIV Testing. Testing until 3 p.m. at the University of Michigan. Call 734-763-1320 to schedule an appointment (walk-ins are taken if the schedule allows). Free for UM students. $20 for others.
Wolverine Wellness, Suite 2110, 2nd floor, Ann Arbor
https://www.uhs.umich.edu/hivtesting

5:30 p.m.
UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond free HIV and STD testing every Thursday until 8:30 p.m. Last client taken 30 minutes before end of testing session. All are welcome. Testing together (for eligible couples/sex partners) is offered by appointment. For additional information, contact Clarence Peeples at 313-446-9820.
Affirmations, 290 W. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale
http://www.goaffirmations.org

6 p.m.
UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond client dinner followed by a celebration service at 7 p.m. at the Church of the Good Shepherd at 2145 Independence Blvd. in Ann Arbor. For more information, call 734-572-9355 or email lgolson@miunified.org.
http://www.miunified.org/Home

7 p.m.
World AIDS Day Detroit Winter Wonderland Fundraiser. Tickets are $15-50. Enjoy themed musical performances, a silent auction, and sweet treats from metro Detroit’s finest. Proceeds benefit HIV/AIDS awareness and services in Michigan. Open to all ages. Secure parking at 25 Alexandrine St. Call 313-757-1733 or email mcameron@worldaidsdaydetroit.com with questions.
The Garden Theater, 3929 Woodward Ave., Detroit
http://www.eventbrite.com/e/winter-wonderland-world-aids-day-2016-tickets-29047096648

7 p.m.
Sacred Heart Rehabilitation Center’s AIDS care program will host a candlelight vigil at Borchard Park on the corner of Court Street and Michigan Avenue in Saginaw. Free and open to the public. Contact Tom Brubaker at 989-776-6000 Ext. 6514 or email tbrubaker@sacredheartcenter.com.
http://www.sacredheartcenter.com/index.html

Dec. 2

8 a.m.
Free walk-in testing at Kent County Health Department Personal Health Services at 700 Fuller NE in Grand Rapids. Contact April Hight at 616-632-7171 or email april.hight@kentcountymi.gov.
http://www.accesskent.com/Health/health_department.htm

9 a.m.
UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond HIV testing. Free by appointment or walk-in at 3011 W. Grand Blvd., Suite 230, Detroit.
http://www.miunified.org/Home

2:30 p.m.
UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond Mobile Unit Site. Visit the outreach unit and receive free HIV, Hep C testing and more. Contact Lemont Gore at 734-572-9355 or email lemont@hivaidsresource.org for details.
Willow Run Party Store, 1278 Ridge Road, Ypsilanti
http://www.miunified.org/Home

Dec. 3

10 a.m.
UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond HIV testing. Appointments only until 2 p.m. Call 734-572-9355. 3075 Clark Road, #203, Ypsilanti
http://www.miunified.org/Home

1 p.m.
UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond free HIV and STD testing every Saturday until 4 p.m. Last client taken 30 minutes before end of testing session. All are welcome. Testing together (for eligible couples/sex partners) is offered by appointment. For additional information, contact Clarence Peeples at 313-446-9820.
Affirmations, 290 W. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale
http://www.goaffirmations.org

Dec. 5

8:30 a.m.
HIV testing by appointment Monday-Friday. Call to schedule an appointment at 734-544-6840. Evening appointments available.
Washtenaw County Public Health, 555 Towner St., Suite 1103, Ypsilanti
http://www.ewashtenaw.org

1 p.m.
Anonymous HIV Testing. Monday-Friday testing until 3 p.m. at the University of Michigan. Call 734-763-1320 to schedule an appointment (walk-ins are taken if the schedule allows).
Wolverine Wellness, 207 Fletcher St., Suite 2110, Second floor, Ann Arbor
https://www.uhs.umich.edu/hivtesting

1 p.m.
University Health Service anonymous rapid HIV Testing. Testing until 3 p.m. at the University of Michigan. Call 734-763-1320 to schedule an appointment (walk-ins are taken if the schedule allows). Free for UM students. $20 for others.
Wolverine Wellness, Suite 2110, 2nd floor, Ann Arbor
https://www.uhs.umich.edu/hivtesting

Dec. 6

11 a.m.
UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond HIV testing until 8 p.m. Call 734-572-9355 for more information. 3075 Clark Road, #203, Ypsilanti
http://www.miunified.org/Home

Dec. 7

6 p.m.
Michigan AIDS Coalition (MAC-Health) free HIV and STD testing every Wednesday until 9 p.m. Testing includes HIV, Gonorrhea, Chlamydia and Hepatitis C. All are welcome. Last client taken 30 minutes before end of testing session.
Affirmations, 290 W. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale
http://www.goaffirmations.org

5 p.m.
UNIFIED – HIV Health and Beyond HIV testing until 8 p.m. Call 734-572-9355 for more information. 3075 Clark Road, #203, Ypsilanti
http://www.miunified.org/Home

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Kate Opalewski is BTL's features editor and has been since 2015. She has covered a variety of topics ranging from art, politics and community outreach. Recently, she was honored by the Detroit Police Department LGBT Advisory Board for her work for the local LGBTQIA community.