May 2 – 5 (Thu – Sun) – Equality Forum (Philadelphia, PA) Panels, International Equality Dinner, SundayOUT! Cinco de Mayo Party, parties, LGBT Art Exhibit, theatre production, and special events. Phone: (215) 732-3378. Email: email@example.com. Browse to http://www.equalityforum.com.
May 3 – 5 (Fri – Sun) – CINCO de MAYO – Margarita Madness (Jones Pond Campground & RV Park, 9835 Old State Rd, Angelica, NY 14709-8729) GAMES, GAMES, GAMES. JP will add a “little extra $$” to the final bingo game Friday night to kick things off. Saturday will be a game filled day and we’ll cap off the evening with a classic game show in the Barn. Phone: (585) 567-8100. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Browse to http://www.jonespond.com.
May 4 (Sat) – Long Johns / Flannels Weekend (Camp Davis, 311 Redbrush Rd, Boyers, PA 16020-1219) Contact: Jim. Phone: (724) 637-2402. Email: email@example.com. Browse to http://www.campdaviscampground.com.
May 4 (Sat) – The Rainbow Party: Presented by STARZ (Skybar, 108 Fairmount Parkway, Jamestown, NY 14701) 11 PM. (NOTE DATE CHANGE) at Sky Bar Featuring your hosts Liza Summers and Anita Waistline. With Miss Gay Jamestown Newcomer 2013-2014 Anna Lee, Serenity Chambers, Anita Mandalay, Xanya Charmichael Jayme Coxx and more! Wear your pride colors to win great prizes in the Creative Pride wear contest and the Sexiest Pride Wear contest! Hot music, amazing performances. $5 cover. Contact: Scott. Phone: (716) 661-3214.
May 6 (Mon) – Real Time (Community United Church, 1011 W 38th St, Erie, PA 16508-2540) 6 PM – 8 PM. REAL TIME IS FOR LGBTQ FRIENDS + ALLIES (ages 14-21) who reject negative labels and want to overcome difficulties in a positive way. Real Time, Real Talk, Real Friends! Everyone faces tough situations at home, at school and around town. But no one should ever be bullied or harassed for who they are. REAL TIME is about finding ways to deal with tough times. REAL TIME is about taking care of yourself + standing up for others. Fun, food, friends, FREE! Come check it out @ Persad-Erie, 1st and 3rd Monday of each month. Contact: Leann Rommitti. Phone: (412) 538-7862. Venue Phone: (814) 864-4429. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Browse to https://www.facebook.com/pages/Youth-Services-of-Persad/372314872889919. Browse to venue web site http://www.uccwebsites.net/commuceriepa.html.
May 10 – 12 (Fri – Sun) – GAME SHOW WEEKEND! (Jones Pond Campground & RV Park, 9835 Old State Rd, Angelica, NY 14709-8729) GAMES, GAMES, GAMES. JP will add a “little extra $$” to the final bingo game Friday night to kick things off. Saturday will be a game filled day and we’ll cap off the evening with a classic game show in the Barn. Phone: (585) 567-8100. Email: email@example.com. Browse to http://www.jonespond.com.
May 10 (Fri) – Mahoning Valley Gay/Straight Coalition Dinner and a Show (Regency House, 3704 Mahoning Ave., Austintown, OH 44515) We have lined up fantastic entertainers from the area to entertain everyone, including Natalie Sprouse, an amazing local singer who has just come out with a CD. Natalie is a versatile singer who sings bluegrass, jazz, rock, you name it, and she can sing it. Rodd Coonce, a local florist and bookstore owner who does singing at his place monthly in a cabaret style setting to a packed house. Wes Stevens, a bartender at Club 441 in Warren, has a wonderful talent of singing country songs in a voice that should be in Nashville. Frenchi Foxx, an impersonator who will have you laughing and applauding. “The Voice”, Denise Russell, who has traveled the United States with her live vocals and impersonations. Denise has appeared in every venue from local bars to casino shows, from one end of the county to the other and is renowned as the only female impersonator to be welcome to the stage of the Grand Ole Opry. You host for the evening and also performing is Crystal Starr, who is celebrating his 40th year as an entertainer. Crystal traveled extensively back in the heydays of the 70’s and 80’s. Retiring twice, he was repeatedly asked to return with his unique act. Crystal will surely get you to laugh, get you to cry, get you applauding. There will be a chinese auction of many baskets and goods donated from local businesses and some special celebrity items that were sent to us. There will be a 50/50 raffle also. A few surprises have been worked into the evening as well. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. You can get your tickets online at www.mvgaystraightcoalition.com. Phone: (330) 787-4884. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Browse to http://www.mvgaystraightcoalition.com.
May 10 (Fri) – G2H2 (Gay Guy/Gal Happy Hour) (Fox and Hound English Pub and Grille, 250 Millcreek Plaza, Erie, PA 16565) 6 PM – 8 PM. There is a slight change up this month and we will be having G2H2 on the second Friday. We will be going back to the Fox & Hound. Hope you will all be able to make it. Fox & Hound has always been very welcoming for us. We will be in the room on the left in the back by the pool tables. See you soon. G2H2/Erie takes place every month in a new location around town, providing GLBT professionals, and our colleagues and friends, the opportunity to meet, network or just hang out once a month. You can also sign up for the email list at http://lists.eriegaynews.com. Venue Phone: (814) 864-5589. Browse to http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=54742829807. RSVP/Register/Tickets at https://www.facebook.com/ical/event.php?eid=498727640181766. Browse to venue web site http://www.foxandhound.com/locations/erie.aspx.
May 11 (Sat) – Camp Davis – Dance to the 70’s (Camp Davis, 311 Redbrush Rd, Boyers, PA 16020-1219) Contact: Jim. Phone: (724) 637-2402. Email: email@example.com. Browse to http://www.campdaviscampground.com.
Win Lust in Time: Erotic Romance Through the Ages by author Rob Rosen
Erie Gay News is giving away a signed paperback copy of Lust in Time: Erotic Romance Through the Ages by author Rob Rosen. To enter, just fill out the form at http://www.eriegaynews.com/news/article.php?recordid=201305lustintime&sourceid=2 between April 30 and May 21.
About “Lust in Time: Erotic Romance Through the Ages”:
Lust in Time contains stories from today’s biggest and brightest writers and moves in chronological order from 1000 B.C. to 1969 A.D., the dates of the stories also being their titles. And here’s what’s in store for you:
History and fiction meet at the crossroads in these erotic tales of love and lust. From ancient Israel and Greece and Rome, to the time of the Vikings, the Wild West, Woodstock, and all points in between, witness the steamy encounters, lurid battles, raucous clashes, and tender moments of couples who span the centuries. Get swept up in the lives of the biblical David, Emperor Hadrian, barbarians from Britannia, a 19th Century physician, Jewish immigrants, cowboys and Indians, Billy the Kid, Civil War and World War I soldiers, hippies, and so many more, all in search of adventure, passion, and, yes, even fame.
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Enter to win The Guilt Trip Blu-ray™ Combo Pack!
Enter to win The Guilt Trip Blu-ray™ Combo Pack! Embark on the mother of all road trips! THE GUILT TRIP Starring Barbra Streisand and Seth Rogen. To enter the contest, fill out the form at http://www.eriegaynews.com/news/article.php?recordid=201305guilttripbluray&sourceid=2 between April 30 and May 21.
Andy Brewster is about to embark on the road trip of a lifetime, and who better to accompany him than his overbearing mother Joyce. After deciding to start his adventure with a quick visit at mom’s, Andy is guilted into bringing her along for the ride. Across 3,000 miles of ever-changing landscape, he is constantly aggravated by her antics, but over time he comes to realize that their lives have more in common than he originally thought. His mother’s advice might end up being exactly what he needs.
The Guilt Trip will be available on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and DVD April 30 from Paramount Home Media Distribution!
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