SMYAL hosts its National Coming Out Day Dance at Eastern Market North Hall (225 7th St., S.E.) on Friday, Oct. 12 from 7-10 p.m. The dance is intended for youth ages 13-24. There will be food, music and performances from youth. DJ Honey will play music.
SMYAL’S 2018 Fall Brunch is at the Marriott Marquis (901 Massachusetts Ave., N.W.) on Sunday. Oct. 14 from 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
Registration is at 10:30 a.m. and includes a cocktail reception with a silent auction, open bar and photo booth. The three-course, seated brunch begins at noon featuring a program with both community leaders and SMYAL youth. General seating tickets are $150. Preferred seating tickets are $250.
For more details on SMYAL’s fall events, visit smyal.org.