**This Friday, September 28th!**
A group of LBT Women of all ages is coming together in a relaxed social setting to start planning activities and events for women in Vermont! Refreshments provided.
For more information, contact email@example.com
Wednesday Oct 3rd at Monkey House, Winooski
A night of drag and burlesque, benefiting RU12? Community Center. Presented by Maple Creemee, starring Quechee George, Porsche Pink, Tula Jiddymit, Jonathan Bitchman and all the way from New York City, the bodacious BIANCA DAGGA!
Central VT Kinky/LGBTQ/Sexual Violence and Safety Discussion Group
6pm, 3rd Thurs of every month
at Williamstown Masons Lodge, 111 Brush Hill Rd. Williamstown, VT
This new kink-focused discussion group is open to all. It is a chance to discuss safety within lots of different lifestyles, particularly kink.
This will be a safe place to express your concerns or fears, and to give your opinions on these subjects.
Thursday September 20th, 6:30pm-8:30pm
RU12? and Antara Present:
An open mic night featuring community performers. Anyone and everyone is encouraged to participate: musicians, comedians, puppeteers, spoken word artists, and more! Event is free but we will pass the hat for appreciation for RU12? For more information call RU12? 860-7812. Email BigGayOnion@ru12.org to sign up for a performance spot, or just show up!
Parade & Festival Registration Information
In order to offset the costs for the event, Pride Vermont now has suggested donation fees for the parade and festival. You may request a fee waiver by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org if it would otherwise prevent your attendance. Don’t forget that you get the most benefit by being a Sponsor!
Please register by September 15th, 2012.
A la carte Parade donations:
A la carte Festival Table/Booth:
To apply as a performer in the festival, please fill out the Performer Registration Form. We cannot guarantee space for all performers but the committee will be in touch with you!
Parade & Festival Combo: (Parade space and Sheltered Table)
**Performers or groups selected for the festival bandshell are exempt from the fee. Please complete the appropriate form for contact use.
To secure an ad space in the Pride Guide, visit the Sponsorship page.
Day-of event information will be provided to the contact person listed on the registration form. Please be prepared to arrive at the parade staging area (Hood Plant parking lot) by 10:30am and have your festival booth (Battery Park) set-up by noon.
Questions? Please email email@example.com.
Outreach and Marketing Intern
RU12? Community Center is looking for a tech savvy intern with an eye for design to join our fabulous Outreach and Marketing team to work on print and online marketing campaigns. RU12? Celebrates, educates, and advocates with and for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, Queer and questioning Vermonters.
This intern should be prepared to work in a deadline oriented team environment, and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of marketing and community organizing.
Experience in HTML or design is helpful but not necessary. We are committed to training the right candidate.
Assist in the creation of e-mail & print campaigns, weekly e-newsletters, and blog postings. Assist in the distribution or delivery of marketing materials via social media networks, through the organization’s website and through direct contact with collaborating agencies. Perform analysis of communications and outreach data.
RU12? is looking for an undergraduate student in the Chittenden County who is majoring in Art/Design, Gender Studies, Human Service / Non-Profit Mgmt, Journalism, Social Work, Community Development, Marketing Public Relations or any other related field. This person should have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Familiarity with social media campaigns and community based outreach is a plus. Experience with design programs, PowerPoint, Word and Excel is a bonus. This internship requires an average commitment of 5-10 hour per week.
To apply please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 802-860-7812 for more information.
Trans Resource Development Intern:
RU12? Community Center is looking for a trans-knowledgeable and tech savvy intern to assist with the development of our Trans Resource Guide. Our organization provides services that celebrate and support LGBTQ Vermonters, and an updated, easy-to-use and more comprehensive list of providers, resources and information for trans people and their friends, families, and allies is greatly needed. RU12? Is seeking an intern who will be able to research trans-related information and resources, identify and contact healthcare providers, and translate data into a user-friendly webpage.
This intern should be comfortable making cold calls to providers, be able to identify accurate and effective information and online resources, and manage data. The intern should have a pleasant phone demeanor and basic knowledge of transgender issues or be willing to learn. Experience in HTML or webpage design is helpful but not necessary, as we are willing to train the right candidate.
Through the experience, the Trans Resource Development Intern will gain a better understanding of gender variant communities and the needs of the local trans community, grow as an effective researcher, and expand their technical skills.
RU12? is looking for an undergraduate student in Chittenden County who is majoring in Gender or Women’s Studies, Human Service / Non-Profit Mgmt, Journalism, Social Work, Community Development, Computer Science / Information Technology or any other related field. This person should have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be an adept researcher. Webpage design and Excel experience is a bonus, and will be considered when choosing the best applicant for this internship position. This internship would require a minimum of 6 hours per week, and ideally 8-10 hours per week.
To apply, please email email@example.com or call 802-860-7812 for more information
Saturday, Sept. 15 at 9:30 p.m.
Benefit for Pride Vermont
Laugh locally. Every month ComedyFix™ offers kinda great comedians performing stand-up comedy at North End Studio.
294 N. Winooski, Burlington, VT
Saturday, Sept. 15
RealityFix at 7:30 p.m.
ComedyFix at 9:30 p.m.
Tickets at the door are cash only: $15 +tax
Maple Street, two bedroom, one bath, big kitchen, covered back porch, gas stove, washer, dryer, ceiling fans, three season porch off front bedroom, off street parking, water/sewer included. Best perk? Having Shawn Lipenski and Don Eggert for landlords! Available October 1st. 802-578-9110
The 2nd Wednesday of every month we'll be meeting somewhere in downtown Burlington. This month we're meeting at Skyburger. Join us for some tasty appetizers while we plan social events and adventures for GBQ guys in VT. 18+
GLAM meets every Wednesday 6:30pm at RU12? (except on 2nd Weds. See above) We're looking for young gay and bi & Trans guys who are inte’rested in putting together great events, meeting new people, and reaching out to other guys! Core Group runs our program, and we want your input!
For almost a decade, Outright Vermont has shown thousands of spectators that queers are fierce and that hundreds and hundreds of Vermonters want to raise money for queer youth programming and anti-harassment workshops for public schools.
Come see the fun on Sat. September 15th, 12pm-2pm outside of the Outdoor Gear Exchange & downtown mall, on Church Street in Burlington, VT.
Better yet - build a team and compete for the GLORY! It is fast, easy and so much fun. Details here: http://www.firstgiving.com/OutrightVT/9th-annual-outright-vermont-fire-truck-pull
Do you struggle to find a babysitter when you need one? Are you looking for a sitter who has a flexible schedule and lives close by? Are you a UVM student who is an experienced babysitter that is looking to earn extra cash?
Come to the UVM Babysitter Mingler! A chance for parents and kids in need of babysitters to meet and mingle with UVM students who want to babysit!
Sunday, September 23
Students: Arrival time is 10:00 am
Families: Arrival time is 10:30 am
The event lasts until 12 noon.
Davis Center, Livak Ballroom *free parking available on site
To sign up and attend, please email firstname.lastname@example.org Children welcome and encouraged to attend - when registering, please include the number of adults and children attending. (And please tell all your friends!)
PLEASE NOTE: As UVM affiliates, we cannot take on the role of holding, exchanging, or advertising the particular babysitting needs of parents in the community, or the particular babysitting availability and/or qualifications of our students. We can host Babysitter Minglers where we bring students and parents together so that they can meet face to face and exchange information if they so choose. We do recommend that parents check references of the students who attended the Babysitter Mingler and use whatever screening process they would normally use when hiring a sitter.
This month's Kink 'N Kabobs focuses on electrical play! Curious about the use of electricity but don't know what it's all about? Want to learn what equipment is out there, some fun ideas for play, and how to play safely? Come on in to RU12? for a fun, informal discussion. Local enthusiasts will share their knowledge and experience with in-house equipment show-and-tells.
Kink 'N Kabobs is a part of RU12?'s Kink Discussion Group, held every 2nd Thursday of the month, co-presented by Vermont Alternative Sexu
This Pride season, let's not forget the reason we celebrate and where we've come from! Join us at City Hall in Burlington to embark on a journey through "Queer History!"
This panel discussion will feature LGBT people from a range of ages and backgrounds who represent some of Vermont’s diverse community. Panelists will explain their experiences coming out as well as their experiences with the LGBT community and Pride throughout their lives, and they’ll answer questions from the audience.
Learn where we've come from, where we are, and learn where we can be in the future. HAPPY PRIDE!
Tuesdays: 12pm - 6pm
Thursdays: 12pm - 6pm
By appointment: Evenings & Weekends