DEI Events Up North

  • A Midsummer Night's California Dream - Mash-Up Rock & Roll Musical
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Aug 11
    Civic Center Amphitheatre
    Aug 11, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
    Civic Center Amphitheatre , 1213 W Civic Center Dr, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
    Set at a 1960s beach party, this reimagined take on the classic Shakespeare comedy features music by the Beach Boys and The Mamas & the Papas. This is Midsummer like you’ve never seen it before! Join us for a comedic romp about the perils of love and the power of transformation.
  • September Network Meeting (Thursday Option)
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Sep 01
    Zoom
    Sep 01, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM EDT
    Zoom
    There are two options each month and both are the same. Pick the time that works best for you. Our monthly gathering to share out DEI-related initiatives in our community, collaborate to address systemic barriers facing people in our region, and learn practical skillsets that aid us in this work.
  • September Network Meeting (Wednesday Option)
    Sep 07, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
    Zoom
    There are two options each month and both are the same. Pick the time that works best for you. Our monthly gathering to share out DEI-related initiatives in our community, collaborate to address systemic barriers facing people in our region, and learn practical skillsets that aid us in this work.
  • DEI Town Hall - w/ The Michigan Diversity Council
    Sep 16, 9:00 AM – Sep 17, 11:00 AM
    Location is TBD
    Come together as a community to discuss what you or your organization needs to thrive in DEI work: What you want to learn | what you need | what are your challenges
  • October Network Meeting (Wednesday Option)
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Oct 05
    Zoom
    Oct 05, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
    Zoom
    There are two options each month and both are the same. Pick the time that works best for you. Our monthly gathering to share out DEI-related initiatives in our community, collaborate to address systemic barriers facing people in our region, and learn practical skillsets that aid us in this work.
  • October Network Meetings (Thursday Option)
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Oct 06
    Zoom
    Oct 06, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM EDT
    Zoom
    There are two options each month and both are the same. Pick the time that works best for you. Our monthly gathering to share out DEI-related initiatives in our community, collaborate to address systemic barriers facing people in our region, and learn practical skillsets that aid us in this work.
  • Nobuntu - Dennos Museum Center
    Wed, Oct 19
    Dennos Museum Center
    Oct 19, 7:00 PM
    Dennos Museum Center, Dennos Museum Center, Traverse City, MI 49686, USA
    Nobuntu, the female a cappella quintet from Zimbabwe, has drawn international acclaim for its inventive performances that range from traditional Zimbabwean songs to Afro Jazz to Gospel.
  • November Network Meeting (Wednesday Option)
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Nov 02
    Zoom
    Nov 02, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
    Zoom
    There are two options each month and both are the same. Pick the time that works best for you. Our monthly gathering to share out DEI-related initiatives in our community, collaborate to address systemic barriers facing people in our region, and learn practical skillsets that aid us in this work.
  • November Network Meeting (Thursday Option)
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Nov 03
    Zoom
    Nov 03, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM EDT
    Zoom
    There are two options each month and both are the same. Pick the time that works best for you. Our monthly gathering to share out DEI-related initiatives in our community, collaborate to address systemic barriers facing people in our region, and learn practical skillsets that aid us in this work.
  • December Network Meeting (Thursday Option)
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Dec 01
    Zoom
    Dec 01, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM EST
    Zoom
    There are two options each month and both are the same. Pick the time that works best for you. Our monthly gathering to share out DEI-related initiatives in our community, collaborate to address systemic barriers facing people in our region, and learn practical skillsets that aid us in this work.
  • December Network Meeting (Wednesday Option)
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Dec 07
    Zoom
    Dec 07, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST
    Zoom
    There are two options each month and both are the same. Pick the time that works best for you. Our monthly gathering to share out DEI-related initiatives in our community, collaborate to address systemic barriers facing people in our region, and learn practical skillsets that aid us in this work.
  • August Network Meetings (Thursday Option)
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Aug 04
    Zoom
    Aug 04, 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM EDT
    Zoom
    There are two options each month and both are the same. Pick the time that works best for you. Our monthly gathering to share out DEI-related initiatives in our community, collaborate to address systemic barriers facing people in our region, and learn practical skillsets that aid us in this work.
  • August Network Meeting (Wednesday Option)
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Aug 03
    Zoom
    Aug 03, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
    Zoom
    There are two options each month and both are the same. Pick the time that works best for you. Our monthly gathering to share out DEI-related initiatives in our community, collaborate to address systemic barriers facing people in our region, and learn practical skillsets that aid us in this work.
  • God's Country
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Jul 30
    State Theatre
    Jul 30, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    State Theatre, 235 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684, USA
    "In this character-driven thriller, Thandiwe Newton (Westworld) stars as a Black professor in a remote college town, whose confrontation with two hunters trespassing on her land escalates as she refuses to back down.
  • God's Country
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Jul 30
    State Theatre
    Jul 30, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    State Theatre, 235 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684, USA
    "In this character-driven thriller, Thandiwe Newton (Westworld) stars as a Black professor in a remote college town, whose confrontation with two hunters trespassing on her land escalates as she refuses to back down.
  • Free Panel: Racism in the North Country - Traverse City Film Festival
    Jul 30, 12:30 PM
    Clinch Park, 111 E Grandview Pkwy, Traverse City, MI 49684, USA
    Through a discussion of Bad Axe, God’s Country and The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks, we can chart how national movements of white supremacy and xenophobia have fanned the flames of racism in northern communities–flames that are all the harder to put out because many deny the fire exists.
  • Bad Axe - TCFF
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Jul 29
    State Theatre
    Jul 29, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    State Theatre, 235 E Front St, Traverse City, MI 49684, USA
    "An astonishing real-time portrait of 2020 unfolds as an Asian-American family in Trump’s rural Michigan fights to keep their restaurant and American dream alive in the face of a pandemic, Neo-Nazis and generational scars from the Cambodian Killing Fields.
  • The Rebellious Life of Rosa Parks - Traverse City Film Festival
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Jul 28
    Lily Tomlin Theater at AMC
    Jul 28, 6:10 PM – 7:40 PM
    Lily Tomlin Theater at AMC, 3825 Marketplace Cir, Traverse City, MI 49684, USA
    This crucial documentary on the “Mother of the Civil Rights movement” is a comprehensive telling of the icon’s lifelong dedication to activism.

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