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Occidental Center fo the Arts Events

Our art gallery will be open on Saturdays from Noon to 4 PM beginning July 18th with an exhibition of artwork by our members! And, although we anticipate limited in-person visitors, we will also be featuring each piece of art and its creator in our next virtual show!  We’re organizing a special drive-up take in for this(…)

What’s Happening at Marin’s LGBT Spahr Center

TIPS ON ESTABLISHING RELATIONSHIPS WITH OUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS WHILE NAVIGATING THE HEALTHCARE SYSTEM(WITH COVID-19 IN THE MIX) Thursday July 16 12:30 to 2 pmon the Spahr Senior Discussion GroupFacilitators:Beth Reed, Retired Family Nurse PractitionerLolma Olson, Retired Patient/Family/Partner Advocate You can count on an informative presentation with examples on how to interact with providers/caregivers in healthcare & how to navigate the(…)

Sonoma County Bars, Museums to Close; No More Indoor Dining Until August 2

State public health officials on Sunday ordered Sonoma County bars without food service to close and put a halt to indoor dining service as well as visits to museums and entertainment centers, marking the latest and most significant regression for the county into pandemic prohibitions with the coronavirus resurgent in the community and deepening its(…)

Free Online LGBT History Class Wednesday

LGBTQI History: A Sonoma County Timeline 1960s – 1990s Next Wednesday, 7/15 we will be talking with Tiana Lee and other Lesbian Thespians about Tribad Productions, a most prolific Lesbian Theater company in SoCo during the 1990s! We are online this summer via Zoom! Please contact me to enroll in this FREE class and receive a Zoom invite: cdungan@santarosa.edu Hope to(…)

News from Marin’s LGBT Spahr Center

We would like to thank all of the members of the Marin County Board of Supervisors for two important and recent actions. On June 2, the Board approved a Resolution declaring June as LGBTQ+ Pride month, and restating their commitment to assuring policies and funding to address the needs of the community. The resolution called(…)

Face to Face Live Virtual Event Today

FRIDAY JUNE 26th 4:OOPM-4:30PMvia Zoom Meet (virtually) and Spend Time With Our Amazing Prevention Director,Lorie Violette  Hear all about the work that Lorie and her team have been doing since SIP, how they have successfully opened up the office adhering to new guidelines in order to provide essential services to our clients.There’s no messing around when(…)

Sebastopol Senior Center Forms 2 Groups for LGBTQ Seniors

Women Who Love Women  &  Men Who Love Men I am very excited to announce these two online groups starting this week! Please read the descriptions below.  Come and feel the connection, and take this time to nurture yourself.  I will be a participating helper for John with the Men’s group.  These are for seniors(…)