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The Center strives to enrich the lives of the LGBTQ community in the Coachella Valley. Women are a vital part of the fabric of the LGBTQ community and the Center is dedicated to enhancing outreach to women and creating programs that engage them. Every week The Center sends out a women's newsletter to 1600+ email addresses informing them of LGBTQ women centric events in the valley. The current news letter is shown below. Be sure to signup and come out and join us 
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Corrie's Popup Mixer Dillons, March 23rd
Your resource for what's happening in the valley for LGBT women.
Nasty (not really) Women Chatting - Every Thursday
STRONG OPINIONS LOOSELY HELD. Talk, listen, laugh, connect. Join us as we share our stories, our failures & our successes. We are on all the path of living, loving and learning. Great way to make new friends. Thursdays 10:30 to noon at The Center 1301 North Palm Canyon, 3rd Floor

GENNINE JACKSON FRANCIS will be performing every Saturday from 6-10pm at the Blu Embers in Omni Rancho Las Palmas.

MONA CAYWOOD is at Streetbar every Wednesday at 9PM

KATHRYN WHITE performs "The Sultry Sounds of Kathryn White" every Wednesday from 7-9PM at 360North, 360 N. Palm Cyn Drive, Palm Springs.  

BOWLING WITH DESERT DYNERS - bowling is on the 3rd Friday of each month at 6:00 pm at Palm Springs lanes on Ramon Road. $10 for games.
The Center food bank has an urgent need for 16oz size rice, pasta and beans.
Prepare, Plan & Protect:
LGBT Estate Planning and Asset Protection in 2017 and Beyond
Begins Tuesday March 27, 2018
Tuesday & Thursdays 1:30PM - 3:30PM
Required textbook for class is Easy Spanish Step-by Step by Barbara Bregstein. Available from Amazon
$80 members - $120 non-members Please note: This is an 10 week course
Corrie's Pop Up March 23rd 4:30 at Dillon's
Corrie's POP UP's !
Friday March 23rd
Dillon's Burgers and Beer
64647 Dillon Rd.
North Palm Springs, CA. 92258
Two4One Cheeseburgers and Karaoke.
4:30 - until you leave...
Come early as the venue fills up quickly.
( Two4One special starts at 5 )
Everyone Welcome !
March For Our Lives Palm Springs Students ASB Official - Mar 24th 10am
Greater Palm Springs Schools/ASB/ students, community, friends and family.

Only students will be speaking. 

All are welcome. 

Palm Springs High School Football Stadium 
2401 E Baristo Rd, Palm Springs, CA 92262
10am to 12:30pm

ROUTE A 3 miles
Speakers at the Stadium. 
March with gratitude to the PD and Fire Department.
Speakers at City Hall steps. 
Return to Palm Springs High 
Pool Party March 25th 11am to 4pm at the V hotel
This Sunday at  V Palm Springs  for a DAY pool party Sunday Funday for LGBT women????? @vpalmsprings and @velvet_ps Present: WAVEY 11AM-4PM ??????????☀️? A POOLSIDE Sunday Funday for LGBT woman. (All are welcomed)

Serving up brunch, bubbly bottomless champagne, ??warm weather and daytime R&B Vibes. (not your typical nightclub vibe). Sexy and Sophistication with a twist. 
NO COVER to enter event.

On Sunday March 25th purchase a brunch from the Elixir Bar and be entered to WIN a pair @kravespringbreak tickets. (Must be present to win and 21+)
Each brunch receipt will count towards an entry. 

Winner will be announced at any time between 12noon-4PM. ⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️ ??????

DJ Sets: 11AM-4PM (R&B, Moombahton, Light Hip Hop and more) ⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️⚪️Hosted by @salina__g ???
This Event is all ages but you must have Valid I.D. (21+ strictly enforced) to purchase alcoholic beverages. Security/Staff will be on site.  #palmsprings #wavey   #giveaway   #kravespringbreak
Equinox Celebration March 24
A Ritual for All Women
A Chapterhouse of the Abbey of Avalon, Inc.
Spring, a time of renewal, rebirth. We open ourselves to new growth.
Ritual: 6:00 pm (doors lock at 6:15)      
Wear Spring Colors if you Wish                               
Bring Spring Flowers in Vases                               
Donations Appreciated                             
And Potluck for 12      
Location: Near Smoketree
Please RSVP for Directions                                                  
Sharon   Text: 310-770-3823                           
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Hear Me Roar - Mar 2015 2pm
Hear Me Roar
2 PM
Richards Center for the Performing Arts
Palm Springs High School
Kimberly Archer from Southern Illinois University | Guest Composer
Keisha D

Club Skirts "TheDinah" Weekend
Club Skirts "TheDinah" Weekend Events: The premier women's parties in the desert is offering a discount on weekend passes for locals - $199! (regular $259) You can buy your passes at the welcome party, Wednesday March 28th at the Hilton. www.thedinah.com
Mingle at the Moroccan Modern - Mar 30th 5:30 to 7:30pm
March 30th from 5:30-7:30pm
LOL-PS is teaming up with other local women's event groups to promote
Mingle at the Moroccan Modern, a Benefit for NCLR
How can you take your Dinah Weekend to the next level? Start with a stunning desert showplace, add cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and the coolest women in Palm Springs and you’ve got a party! Mingle at the Moroccan Modern is a fundraiser for National Center for Lesbian Rights, brought to you by our generous hosts DeeAnn McCoy and Jackie Thomas and your favorite Palm Springs party organizers: LOL PS/ Marnie Hesson, HerShe Bar Palm Springs, Girls Night Out PS/Pennie Feehan, Lucy and Gail, and LIPS Ladies in Palm Springs. NCLR leaders Kate Kendall and Ruth McFarlane will update us on NCLR's leadership role in the fight to help LGBTQ rights across the country. This exclusive mingle is open to the public with a limited ticket availability, so get your ticket now before they sell out!
$40 online | $50 at the door | Ages 21+
Purchase tickets at www.NCLRights.org/ModernMingle2018
or log on to the NCLR Facebook page
100% of ticket sales from this event will support The National Center for Lesbian Rights. Thank you for your support and we look forward to seeing you there!
Saturday March 31, 2018 "The Players" Ladies Golf Scramble  
8AM Shotgun Saturday, March 31, 2018. Space limited to 144 Gals
Volunteers must arrive at 6:30AM - Players must arrive by 7:15 latest 
Prizes for Lowest Team Score, Closet to the Pin & Line 
Marshmallow and 5 Card Poker Run Sign-Up's & Cash Prizes 
This Year Mulligans will be sold to assist The L Fund
The L-Fund is a 501(c)(3) organization that assists Lesbians in the Coachella Valley to resolve short-term financial crises
The negotiated rate of $75 includes green, cart and range fees, continental breakfast and lunch in the Ballroom
Our location The Beautiful WOODHAVEN COUNTRY CLUB,
41-555 Woodhaven Drive East, Palm Desert, CA
  Our 2016 & 2017 events were sold-out, women were on a waiting list. Sign-up now.. Don't delay.  
Thank you and see you in Sunny Palm Springs!
Check out Facebook / Palm Springs "The Players" Lesbian Golf
Beverly Sweigart (310) 279-7444 - Event Host
NCLR 2018 Garden Party.Tickets and sponsorships are now available for NCLR’s 2018 Palm Springs Garden Party on March 31st!

NCLR's Palm Springs Garden Party
Saturday, March 31st
VIP Champagne Reception | 5:00 p.m. *for sponsors at VIP level and above
Garden Party | 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 
The Pond Estate, Palm Springs, CA

NCLR will be honoring plaintiffs in Stockman v. Trump, one of the lawsuits challenging the administration’s attempt to ban transgender people from serving in the military. Executive Director Kate Kendell will describe NCLR’s ongoing fight to defend the LGBTQ community and protect the historic legal gains we have achieved together in recent years. NCLR's beloved friends in Palm Springs have been standing shoulder to shoulder with us through the unprecedented challenges of this past year and we can’t wait to be back with you!
Individual tickets are $75 in advance and $100 at the door. Sponsorship packages start at $250. Sponsorship benefits include: acknowledgement on NCLR website and event collateral, tickets to the Garden Party, and some levels include tickets to a special VIP reception with our honorees.
For questions, contact Event & Campaign Coordinator Margaret Malmquist-West at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 415.365.1314
Lucy & Gail Dancing with the Dinah March 31st
Dinah Shore Weekend
Saturday, March 31, 2018

Three Sixty North Club
360 N. Palm Canyon Dr.
Palm Springs CA 92262
Deejay Jiji Sweet
9pm - 1am
$20 (Includes a free drink) 
2018 Rainbow Golf Challenge
Stonewall Golfers is hosting its 18th Annual Rainbow Challenge Golf Tournament to benefit The LGBT Community Center of the Desert. Last year the Rainbow Challenge was able to support them with a donation of over $2,000; this year we expect to double that.

April 6 - 8, 2018

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Think about becoming a Member @ The Center.
Memberships @ The Center start at $25.00 a year
Your membership fees make a wonderful difference for many women's lives in our LGBT community. Your contributions allow us to distribute groceries to over 250 households each week through our Community Food Bank @ The Center. Membership assists in providing no cost/low cost counseling services to over 50 LGBT clients each week and keeps our classes like 50+Fit, yoga, drawing, bridge and dancing at a low cost. In addition, your fees and donations support our youth suicide-prevention and anti-bullying program in the Palm Springs Unified School District. And remember, your membership entitles you to receive discounts on all classes and workshops at The Center. 
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