Update 6/28/22: We're disheartened to announce that Drag Queen Story Hour has been canceled due to Covid-19. We hope to reschedule this fall. Sign up for our email newsletter for updates.
Third Place Books welcomes Lil Miss Hot Mess for a reading of her picture book If You're a Drag Queen and You Know It, illustrated by Olga de Dios Ruiz. Kids and parents of all ages are welcome! No registration is required.
Strike a pose. Blow a kiss. Mouth the words. A fun, sing-along book with a drag twist that encourage kids to embrace all the playfulness of drag culture written by a founding member of Drag Queen Story Hour.
If you’re a drag queen and you know it, let it show by winking, shaking your bum, laughing real big, twirling around, and more! Join a cast of fabulous drag queens as you sing along to the tune of “If You’re Happy and You Know It” in this playful celebration of expressing your brightest and boldest self. A perfect companion to The Hips on the Drag Queen Go Swish, Swish, Swish written by a board member of Drag Queen Story Hour.
Lil Miss Hot Mess is a renowned storyteller and board member of Drag Queen Story Hour. She is the author of The Hips on the Drag Queen Go Swish, Swish, Swich, and has written for Wired, Salon, and The Guardian. She's performed at venues from Stanford to the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art to Saturday Night Live.
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