Past Events

Equality Day Virtual Reception

Come meet your representatives, and share your thoughts with other LGBTQIA+ individuals, organizations, and allies. All are welcome!

March 2, 2021

Trans People Belong in SD: A Legislative Recap

Join the Human Rights Campaign, the Transformation Project Advocacy Network, the Black Hills Center for Equality and our team at the ACLU of South Dakota for a virtual panel discussion on past and present anti-trans legislation and how you can get plugged in for the fight ahead.

February 13, 2021

Activist Academy

Join us for our Virtual Activist Academy at 7 p.m. CT on January 6 for tips and tricks to help develop your skills as an advocate and activist. We’ll also share resources on how to influence our elected officials.

January 6, 2021

Voting Rights Happy Hour at Home

Every eligible LGBTQ+ and Two-Spirit voter has an obligation to vote in the upcoming election. We’re hosting this event to make sure everyone is prepared to make their voices heard. Join via Zoom or Facebook live on Aug. 20 and submit your questions ahead of time by emailing

August 20, 2020

Virtual Book Club: "So You Want to Talk About Race"

Craving something good to read? Want to find new ways to inform your activism? Looking for a way to build a community around the issues of civil rights? Then the ACLU of South Dakota's Civil Liberties Book Club is for you!

July 8, 2020