Events: Sapphire Books, Olivia Cruises and Curve Magazine Present ‘Literary Adventures at Sea’ Alaska Cruise, June 25 – July 2

And be sure to look for literary icon Lee Lynch and her wife Elaine Mulligan Lynch somewhere onboard!

From Curve Magazine:

Sapphire Books, “The Gem in Lesbian Publishing,” will produce and present Literary Adventures at Sea – a workshop series on board Olivia’s Majestic Alaska Cruise (June 25 – July 2, 2017). The cruise sails round-trip from Seattle, WA on Holland America’s beautiful cruise ship, the ms Amsterdam).

The workshop series, sponsored by Curve, will feature fun and interactive author panels, workshops, meet and greets, Q&As, book signings, special events and customized shore excursions.

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Events/Webinar: Preventing Suicide Among Gay and Bisexual Men, May 30 (Canada)


From CATIE
Canada’s Source for HIV and Hep C Information

Event Date:
30 May 2017, 13:00 EDT

Register here!

Suicide is the ninth leading cause of death among Canadians, responsible for nearly 4000 deaths each year. While everyone is susceptible to the feelings of hopelessness and despair that precede suicide, gay and bisexual men are 4 times more likely to attempt suicide in their lifetime than heterosexual men. Moreover, the suicide rate among gay and bisexual in Canada is comparable to the current death toll from HIV/AIDS.

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Events/Action Alert: Mary’s House for Older Adults Zoning Hearing, May 10 (Washington, DC)

From Mary’s House for Older Adults

ZONING APPLICATION FILED: PUBLIC HEARING Date is May 10, 2017

We are excited! And we need your support. Plan to be in attendance at the hearing on May 10th, 2017. Come out and show that you support alternative, affordable housing that allows LGBTQ people to bring their whole selves to the table. The BZA Case is 19482 and the hearing location 441 4th Street, NW, Suite 200 starting at 9:30. read more…

LGBTSR Adds An Events Page

It’s important for all of us to know what’s going on, where, and when we can participate and enjoy events in our area. We’ve been publishing event listings since the site’s beginning, and I’ve now added an Events Page to make them easy to find. IF YOU HAVE AN EVENT IN YOUR AREA or know of one anywhere you’d like to share, just send an email with details to: events @ lgbtsr.com. Mark McNease/Editor

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