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August 2014

    When  Saturday August 23 @ 8:45 am - 1:00 pm
    Where Unity of Charlottesville - 2825 Hydraulic Rd
    What Rainbow Retreat:  Contemplative Day for LGBTQ Community Friends and Allies
    Description Get to know yourself more deeply, and connect with the local LGBTQ community, friends and allies.  Discover the power of contemplative practice to bring inner peace and strength and to support community.  Make new friends or share the retreat with a friend in a welcoming setting.  Empower yourself  as we head toward the September Pride Festival.  Review workshop information & register in advance at  Facebook page for the program at
    When   Monday August 25 @ 6:30 - 8:30 pm 
    Where  315 10th Street NE 
    What  ROSMY - Extended Check-In & Youth Generated Topics 
    Description  Weekly Charlottesville support group for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth and their straight allies, ages 14 - 20.  For more information, contact or 434 987 8975 
    When  Wednesday August 27 @ 7:00 pm  
    Where  AMF Kegler's Lane - 335 Rivanna Plaza Dr. 
    What  Rainbow Bowling League for the LGBTQ Community 
    Description  We have a Rainbow League that is forming for the LGBTQ Community.  The Rainbow League will consist of bowlers of all levels and will play Wednesday nights at 7pm through July & August. 

September 2014

    When  Saturday September 13 @ All Day
    Where  Lee Park - Downtown Charlottesville
    What Charlottesville Gay Pride Festival

    Presented by the Charlottesville Pride Community Network, this family-friendly event will feature entertainment for all ages, including:

    • the Live Arts stage, with music, drums, drag queens, theater, more

    • fun at the free Fotofolly photo booth

    • free Starbucks (while supplies last)

    • over 50 vendors

    • food trucks & beer garden

    • a Kid Area with bouncy castle, balloons, face painting, crafts, more

    • raffles, giveaways, and rainbow gear for sale

    We're excited for Pride and hope you are, too!  We are still looking for volunteers, performers, and money to make sure
    this happens!  This is YOUR pride festival! Visit to get involved!
    And make sure to invite your friends via Facebook at
    When Saturday September 13 @ 5:00 - 2:00 am
    Where Main St. Arena, 230 W. Main St.
    What PRIDE AFTER DARK - A celebration to benefit Thrive Healthcare
    Description New this year: A special Pride After Dark after-party, sponsored by Thrive
    Healthcare, with youth-friendly fun followed by Wicked Jezebel, Mama's
    Little Black Sheep, and dancing with DJ Grind.
    5:00 Arena Bar & Lounge:
    5:00 - 6:00 Showtunes Piano Bar with Kip McCharen
    6:00 - ~8:00 Karaoke Drag Show hosted by Nevaeh Symone
    7:30 - 8:00 set up stage & sound check
    8:00 Stage and Beer Garden opens
    8:00 - 8:40 Mama's Black Sheep
    8:30 - 9:30 Wicked Jezebel
    10:00 - 2:00 DJ Grind
    $10 at the door with CVille Pride wristband
    $15 without
    When Saturday September 13 @ 7:00 - 9:00 pm
    Where Thomas Jefferson Memorial Church, Summit House - 717 Rugby Road
    What Mens 2nd Saturday Potluck
    Description Come join us for good food and good conversation!  The Summit House is the large white house just south of the main chapel building.
    When  Saturday September 27 @ 1:00 - 8:00 pm
    Where Browns Island, Richmond VA
    What Virginia Pride Fest
    Description Save the date!!! More info to come