August 19, 2018

Dreamcatcher Annual Festival

SUN, AUG 19, 5-9pm
La Cocina
201 North Court Avenue
$5 cover at door
All ages

With The Drop Ladies, Ima Peepers and guest speaker, Lavina Tomer.

Come support local artists, authors, writers, speakers and performers.
Please invite your friends.

All proceeds benefit the Colby Olsen Foundation. The mission of the Colby Olsen Foundation is to raise awareness about issues that affect LGBTQ Youth & Seniors in our community.

Sponsors: Animal Birth Control of Tucson, DJ Master Mixxaz and La Cocina

»Go to Colby Olsen website for more info

»Colby Olsen on Facebook

August 27, 2018

Free Haircut English Salon

English Salon Spa and 7-8 local stylists are giving FREE HAIRCUTS to LGBTQ+ at-risk and limited-income seniors for one day:

August 27, 2018
9am to 3pm, last appointment at 2
English Salon Spa

27 N. Scott Ave.
520 777 8997
Clients must call English Salon Spa to book appointment.

»English Salon Spa on Facebook

Free haircut for LGBTQ+ at-risk and limited-income seniors sponsored by English Salon/Spa and Colby Olsen Foundation

September 11, 2018

Senior Pride Speakers Series

Our series is open to everyone and always features interesting speakers, opportunities for networking and Senior Pride updates.

2nd Tuesday of each month (except August), 2-3pm
Himmel Park Library
1035 N Treat Ave (off Speedway)

NEXT: Tuesday, SEP 11, 2-3pm
Topic: Nourishing the human spirit through creativity
Speaker: Sally Roundhouse, Executive Director, Casa
Libre en la Solana (Free House in the Sun)

NO MEETING IN AUGUST!

Learn about upcoming speakers from our newsletter, The Senior Forum.

More info: Call 520-312-8923 or email us.

September 19, 2018

Senior Pride Book Club

The Senior Pride Book Club meets monthly to enjoy books and companionship!

Third Wednesday of every month, 2-3:30pm
NEXT: WED, SEP 19, 2-3:30pm

Upcoming Book Club Dates and Selections

Ward 3 Council Office conference room
(Council member Paul Durham)
1510 E Grant Road, Tucson (and Vine)

Coordinated by Stephen Higley
For more info: Call Steve at (520) 312-8923 or email Steve

Sep 25-Nov 13, 2018

Stay Gold: LGBTQIA+ Youth and Older People Make Art Together

The Museum of Contemporary Art Tucson (MOCA) is partnering with the University of Arizona Division of Art and Visual Culture Education to bring you Stay Gold. This 8-week intergenerational arts program invites LGBTQIA+ individuals age 13-99 into the museum space to connect and create through current themes explored in contemporary art. Stay Gold is aimed at creating an equitable and inclusive environment that fosters deeper connections within the LGBTQIA+ community by bringing youth and seniors together to make art.

Tuesdays, September 25 to November 13
5:30-7:30 pm
MOCA Tucson

265 S. Church Ave

»Register for Stay Gold

Contact Eli Burke with questions at 520-269-6119 or email

Oct 20-Nov 17, 2018

LGBTQ 55+ Writers Workshop

Have you ever wished for a safe, accepting space where you can share your story, create new art, and make new friends? Casa Libre de Solana, in collaboration with Senior Pride, is offering a FREE 5-week, multi-style writing workshop for LGBTQI older people (55+) in Fall 2018 that culminates in a public reading.

Bring Your Story to Life Workshop
Saturdays, Oct 20-Nov 17, 10am-12:30pm
Cornerstone Fellowship
2902 N. Geronimo (and Laguna, near First Ave and Glenn)

Public Presentation
Sat, Dec 2, 3-7pm
Cans Deli on 4th
340 N 4th Ave

»Get the full scoop!