LGBTQ Connections Pride Events Continue in Napa ¡Siguen nuestros eventos del Orgullo LGBTQ en Junio!

Last weekend’s Pride kickoff events–Sonoma County Pride parade, festival, park celebration, our youth leaders awareness raising performance, & our Napa sock-hop themed youth dance–were huge successes & so much fun. And the fun continues this week (& all month long)! Los eventos del finde pasado que iniciaron nuestras celebraciones del Orgullo LGBTQ–el desfile del Condado(…)

Sonoma County Pride Happens June 1 – 9

The 32nd annual Sonoma County Pride Parade happens June 1, 2019, in downtown Santa Rosa on 4th Street. Parade starts at 11AM, followed by our Pride Festival from noon to 6PM. This year’s theme is Stonewall to Sonoma, a Heritage of Love. In 1967 thousands of young people from around the country descended on the bay area for the summer(…)

LGBTQ+ Spiritual Conversations Group Forms in Santa Rosa

The LGBTQ+ Spiritual Conversations group is a safe and sacred place to explore our spiritual journeys in light of our sexual and gender identities. Participants learn contemplative listening practices and share spiritual journeys with each other for support and encouragement. Each session begins with a spiritual practice and silent contemplation, and although we are a(…)

Sonoma County Pride Entertainment Announced

Janice Robinson Janice Robinson is a 50-year-old American singer who was a member of Livin’ Joy before embarking on a solo career. Livin’ Joy were a Eurodance group with Italian brothers Paolo and Gianni Visnadi. She was the lead singer of the dance outfit, before she left the group in 1999. Janice co-wrote and sang(…)

Caregivers Offered Free, LGBT+ Older Adults Awareness Trainings in May and June

Sonoma County caregivers can earn $25 and become certified to care for older and disabled adults at free, LGBT+ Awareness Trainings in May and June. The four-hour classes help improve caregivers’ skills when working with two often hidden and underserved populations, LGBT+ older adults and LGBT+ adults with disabilities. Family members who are care providers and professionals working(…)

LGBTQI Asylum Seeker Support Meeting Thursday

First meeting of people who want to set up a support ‘accompaniment’ team to help LGBTQI asylum seekers and detainees.  There has been calls from immigrant support networks along the border to find sponsors and support to allow asylum seekers to get out of detention centers.  Come to a meeting Thursday, May 2nd at 6pm(…)

Pink Sonoma Saturday Slated for May 4

Pink Sonoma Saturdayrstein.With a long background in the hospitality business, Saperstein leveraged his time in local institutions like the Auberge du Soleil and the Girl and the Fig to start Out in the Vineyard 11 years ago. “ The event will be held Saturday, May 4, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the General’s(…)