Tonight at 7 PM, the Book Cellar
(4736 N. Lincoln) hosts Essay Fiesta
, a free monthly reading and fund-raiser for the LGBTQ-oriented Howard Brown Health Center
. Comedian Cameron Esposito
, Second City instructors Bryan Bowden
and Rebecca Rhine-Stone
, activist and writer Jim Pickett, and science fiction writer William Shunn
are tonight's featured readers, and a Howard Brown rep will discuss the center's programs. A raffle with prizes donated from local businesses benefits the center.