The Belmont Rocks: A Talk with Owen Keehnen

Monday, June 12, 2023, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM  |  view details and directions

The Belmont Rocks: A Talk with Owen Keehnen

LGBTQ author and historian Owen Keehnen will discuss the importance and evolution of the Belmont Rocks, a gathering place for LGBTQ+ Chicagoans from the early 1960s until their demolition in 2003. In 2022, the area once known as the Belmont Rocks became AIDS Garden Chicago.

The event is in person and online. Participants only need to register if attending online, to ensure you receive the Zoom link.

Attend in person at the CPL Merlo Branch 644 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, Il 60657. Masks are encouraged.

Location: Merlo Branch Library, 644 W Belmont Ave