Special Events

Find out about upcoming events and activities throughout the community - from social gatherings, benefits and fundraisers for Mazzoni Center to conferences and health and fitness events.  Check back regularly - or you can register with us to receive updates via email.

7/31/14

Mazzoni is proud to be a sponsor of the 2014 BlackStar Film Festival, celebrating films by and about people of African descent. Join us on Thursday, July 31 at 2:10 PM at International House (3620 Walnut Street) as we present Relationship Shorts.  This series of short films includes “195 Lewis,” a fresh, engaging take on contemporary lesbian/queer relationships. 

8/2/14

Mazzoni is proud to be a sponsor of the 2014 BlackStar Film Festival, celebrating films by and about people of African descent. Join us on Monday, August 2 at 1:40 PM at International House (3701 Chestnut St.) as we present Hip Hop Shorts, which includes “Cakes Da Killa: No Homo.”  The film profiles an up and coming rapper who also happens to be an out and proud gay man, with provocative lyrics that explore sexuality and gender politics.

8/2/14

Mazzoni is proud to be a sponsor of the 2014 BlackStar Film Festival, celebrating films by and about people of African descent. Join us on Saturday, August 2 at 5:15 PM at Penn's Annenberg School for Communication (3620 Walnut Street) as we present Culture Strike: Social Justice Shorts.  This series of short films includes “Trans Lives Matter,” a powerful and intensely moving documentary of a community vigil for Islan Nettles, a 21 year old transgender Womyn of Color who was murdered in a hate crime.