Here’s something completely non-caucus-related. Got an e-mail from Judy Corbisiero, current chair of the Stonewall Democrats. She wanted me to share it with everyone, so enjoy.
Calling all Lesbians in their 60th year & over:
Please help us reach as many Old Lesbians as possible by posting this
on personal lists, listserves and organizational publications. Thank
you from OLOC:
OLOC (Old Lesbians Organizing for Change) announces plans for the
upcoming National Gathering “California Dreaming: Building a Better
World for Every Old Lesbian” to be held at the Hacienda Hotel in Los
Angeles, CA from July 30 to August 3, 2008.
Keynote speakers will be award winning author Jewelle Gomez,
community activist and politician Jackie Goldberg, and jazz/blues
artist and Lesbian activist Gaye Adegbalola (who will also perform).
Other entertainment planned for the Gathering includes Alix Dobkin,
Mothertongue Feminist Readers Theater, Robin Tyler, the Los Angeles
Women’s Community Chorus and the OLOC Chorus, both directed by Sue Fink.
Numerous workshops will be provided on topics relevant to Old
Lesbians. In addition, there will be a dance and a banquet. Some
financial assistance will be available.
Registration information and fee schedules will be available in the
near future on our web site, http://www.oloc.org.
OLOC is a national network of old Lesbians of all races age 60 and
over working to confront ageism; support, respect and empower old
Lesbians; increase visibility of old Lesbians; and encourage and
support local chapters using education and public discourse as
For questions specifically regarding the ‘08 Gathering email
email@example.com or phone 888-706-7506 and leave a message if you reach