Community Events Calendar

 

Find webinars, workshops, social gatherings and more in this curated events calendar. Events are designed for those with vitiligo or feature a topic that might be relevant to someone living with vitiligo. The calendar includes virtual and in-person events located in the USA and worldwide. Events are hosted by Living Dappled and other organizations.

Events are curated by our editorial team and are updated on the first of each month. To submit an event, please email erika@livingdappled.com.

Tip: Use this time zone calculator to convert the event times to your time zone.

Featured Event

Lucy’s Inspired on Following Your Passion
Tuesday, June 7th @ 8 p.m. EST

Host: Living Dappled
Date: Tuesday, June 7th
Time: 8 p.m. EST
Type: Virtual (Facebook Live)
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/345279099931359

Living Dappled Founder and Editor Erika Page will be live for an interview with Lucy’s Inspired on following your passion. A product maker and active mentor, Lucy knows a thing or two about creating a business – and loves helping others start theirs. Taking a pivot from former topics for the series, Erika and Lucy will talk about how to take what you’re passionate about and do something meaningful with it – whether that’s vitiligo or something else entirely. To join, visit the Dappled Darlings Facebook Group. No registration required; must be a member to attend. To become a member, visit https://livingdappled.com/membership/.

Upcoming Events: June

Events are organized by date and updated by the first of each month

Parent Support Network Meeting
Saturday, June 11th @ 5 p.m. GMT

Host: The Vitiligo Society
Date: Saturday, June 11th
Time: 5 p.m. GMT
Type: Virtual
Website: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/vitiligo-society-parent-support-network-virtual-meeting-tickets-265098144687

The Vitiligo Society’s Parent Support Network provides support for parents, carers and guardians who have questions or concerns relating to vitiligo; and creates a space where families can feel supported and listened to, whilst being able to ask questions and feel reassured in an environment where they can share common concerns. If you are supporting a family member with vitiligo, this event is for you.

Dappled Darlings Dappled Discussion
Tuesday, June 14th @ 3 p.m. EST/7 p.m. GMT

Host: Living Dappled
Date: Tuesday, June 14th
Time: 3 p.m. EST/7 p.m. GMT
Type: Virtual
Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/345279099931359 

Join us for Dappled Discussions, monthly virtual meet-ups hosted by Living Dappled as part of the Dappled Darlings Community membership network. Dappled Discussions are hosted in Facebook Rooms and are moderated by members of the community. Share your story, ask questions or simply listen in. To join, visit the Dappled Darlings Facebook Group. No registration required; must be a member to attend. To become a member, visit https://livingdappled.com/membership/

World Vitiligo Month
Friday, June 24th, 7 p.m. GMT

Host: Vitiligo Society
Date: Friday, June 24th
Time: 7 p.m GMT
Type: Virtual
Website: https://vitiligosociety.org/news/wvd2022/ 

Join Vitiligo Society Trustee Natalie Ambersley as she hosts a number of incredible speakers sharing information, tips and advice on how to live well with vitiligo including nutrition, connections, skin coverage and confidence.

U.S. World Vitiligo Day Celebration
Friday, June 24-Sunday, June 26th

Host: Global Vitiligo Foundation, MyVitiligoTeam
Date: Friday, June 24 to Sunday, June 26
Time: 4 p.m. on Friday to 12 p.m. on Sunday (CT)
Type: In-person
Location: Marriott Minneapolis Airport Hotel, 2020 American Boulevard East, Bloomington, Minnesota 55425 USA
Website: https://2022.wvdusa.org/

The U.S. World Vitiligo Day celebration will be hosted in Bloomington, Minnesota. The three-day conference includes a Friday night welcoming, a full day of speakers and workshop on Saturday concluding with a dance party, and closing remarks on Sunday morning. The event is kid-friendly. Learn more about the event at https://livingdappled.com/your-guide-to-the-2022-u-s-world-vitiligo-day-celebration-in-minnesota/.

Discover Your Tough Skin
Saturday, June 25th, 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. MDT

Host: Tough Skin
Date: Saturday, June 25th
Time: 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. MDT
Type: Virtual and In-Person
Location: McWhinney Room, 1701 Wynkoop, Denver, CO 80202
Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/discover-your-tough-skin-tickets-226085607137 

Join Tough Skin on June 25th, 2022, to be empowered to celebrate and embrace your Tough Skin. The event is structured to foster togetherness and community for a wide range of skin types and tonalities, ranging from vitiligo, alopecia, albinism and more. The event will feature speakers sharing topics such as Embracing Your Beauty, How to Build Confidence, a Get Ready With Me, workshops, yoga and more. This event is designed to be inclusive of all ages with activities for kids, teens and adults. Join the after-party to continue the celebration.

Purple Day Fun
Saturday, June 25th, 1-7 p.m. EST

Host: Litty Ligo
Date: Saturday, June 25th
Time: 1-7 p.m. EST
Type: In-Person
Location: Epiphany School, 154 Centre Street, Boston, MA 02124
Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/purple-fun-day-tickets-346414132997 

Litty Ligo Boston is hosting their inaugural event on World Vitiligo Day to honor the humble beginnings of the day back in Nigeria almost a decade ago. Join Litty Ligo for a day of fun, informative activities that raise awareness and build community. Enjoy games, contests, youth activities, giveaways, resources, vendors and more.

For more information about events through the Dappled Darlings Community, Living Dappled’s membership network, visit https://livingdappled.com/membership/ to become a member.

For more vitiligo events, check out the Global Vitiligo Foundation’s events calendar.