Archive for September, 2009

Oct. 11 DC Bus Trip Update

September 21, 2009

Oct. 11 DC Bus Trip Update

Text: The National Equality March, Oct. 11, is just around the corner and plans to
organize a bus trip to attend the march in Washington D.C. are well on
their way. There are two buses leaving from Central Pennsylvania which are
almost full. There are still a few seats left so if you want to guarantee
your spot on the trip please contact Sean Maloney, Interim Program Director
at the LGBT Community Center, as soon as possible. Seats are $25 and checks
should be made payable to the LGBT Community Center Coalition of Central
Pennsylvania. Payment can be mailed to 221 N. Front St, Harrisburg, PA
17101. More information about trip can be found at, by emailing
or by calling (717) 920-9534.

If you would like to help make posters or banners for the march please feel
free to contact the center as well. Marchers are encouraged to make signs
to carry that raise awareness about the fight for equality of all LGBT
people. One of the buses is ADA compliant and people of all abilities are
encouraged to attend.

FREE CONCERT Sept. 19 – Women’s Music Festival

September 8, 2009

stage shot of festival

Rock The Clam Productions Presents
4th Annual Central PA Women’s Music Festival
Saturday September 19th, 3:00-9:00
Levitt Pavilion, Reservoir Park, Harrisburg for directions to the park


Some of the best women artists (and some of our favorite guys!) in the Central PA area.

Artist scheduled to appear:
3:00 Opening Ceremonies
w/ Egyptian Moon Bellydancers and Bumbada
3:30 Tammi Hessen and Bumbada Women Drummers
4:15 Jessica Smucker and the Sleeping World
5:00 Octavia and the Earthblood Blues Band
6:00 Central PA Womyn’s Chorus
6:15 Womack and Lowery
7:00 Natalie Darkes
8:00 Round Robin Night Stage
with Bobbi Carmitchell, Deenie Hamacher,
Robin Chambers, Anne Carmitchell,
Barbara Musselman, Tammi Hessen!

All this for free admission!!!

Food vendors will be selling food for your enjoyment!

Interested in volunteering?? Drop us a line!
Bobbi 717.872.4512 Tammi 717.824.9392

See you all in two weeks and thanks for
all of your support in getting this festival
going this year!!

UPDATE – Local Buses to National March Leave from GIANT, 3301 Trindle Rd, Camp Hill

September 5, 2009

The LGBT Community Center Coalition is coordinating buses to the march in Washington, DC on Sunday, October 11, 2009.

Come join people from all over the country to show support for LGBT people.

Bus will leave from GIANT, 3301 Trindle Rd
Camp Hill, PA 17011-4413; (717) 724-1170 at 7 a.m.
Bus will stop at Club XS at 7:45 am to pick up York and Reading contingencies.
Arrive in Washington D.C. (location TBD) at 10 a.m.
March starts noon.
Rally starts 2 p.m. on the West Lawn of the Capitol.
Buses depart Washington, D.C. 7 p.m.
Seats are $25/person.
All money for seats must be turned into Sean Maloney NO LATER THAN Monday, September 21 at 5:00 pm.

Make Checks Payable to:
LGBT Community Center Coalition of Central PA
221 North Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101