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LGBTQ Pride Fests to take place June 10 in Bolingbrook, Mokena

Fests scheduled in Bolingbrook and Mokena

Shaw Media file photo
Shaw Media file photo

Pride fests celebrating the acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer or questioning communities take place all over the U.S., and there will be at least two happening this summer.

A PRIDE Picnic will be held from
3 to 7 p.m. June 10 at the James S. Boan Woods, 410 N. Schmidt Road in Bolingbrook. The event is being put on by the group Bolingbrook Pride.

The event will include puppies, chalk art and LGBTQ-friendly storytime from 3 to 5:30 p.m. at the Fountaindale Public Library.

There will be another Pride Fest on June 10 in Mokena at Yunker Farm, 10824 W. La Porte Road. The Southwest Suburban Activists group is putting on the “fun and educational” event, which will have performing bands, speakers, informational booths, vendors and more.

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