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This unique resource for lesbians, Social Notes Houston began as a labor of love by Carol Wyatt-Woodell, it's since become a hub of information for lesbians in, and around, Houston, Texas. Along with Carol's "The Rant", our Social Notes Email Update goes out to over 2,000 subscribers each month; Listings, news, and events are seen by even more subscribers via the website, and our Facebook Group. Suanne Brady has recently joined Carol in the dream of supporting the Houston Lesbian Community one event, connection, post, and email at a time.

If you are a part of the LGBTQ community in Houston, or are an ally we are happy to add your submission to our list of lesbian friendly businesses, groups, and providers to the site. Please use the appropriate submission form and we'll have your enter posted soon.

The Latest Social Blogs from Carol & Suanne

The importance of Lesbian Community

the importance of lesbian community

There’s something important to the lesbian community that we need to remember – the importance of “being there”. We all have a separate and distinct coming out story, some of you knew from your earliest awareness that you were “different”, some took longer to find their truth. For me it wasn’t about being aware that…

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Who will be the Lion? – The Rant

carol wyatt woodell

I will be first in line to tell you how much I despise the actions of FBI Director James Comey over the last year. But in firing Comey, Trump has created a clear Constitutional crisis. He is attempting to obstruct justice by derailing the Russian investigation which apparently is getting ever closer to nailing Trump’s…

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14 Day Calendar View

Jun
28
Wed
11:00 am Wednesday Mindfulness, Well-Bein... @ The Montrose Center
Wednesday Mindfulness, Well-Bein... @ The Montrose Center
Jun 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wednesday Mindfulness, Well-Being, Stress Reduction – RM 111 @ The Montrose Center
According to Jon Kabat-Zinn, mindfulness is, “the awareness that emerges through paying attention on purpose, and nonjudgmentally, to the unfolding of experience moment to moment.” The Montrose Center welcomes you to a weekly mindfulness practice.…
5:00 pm Wednesday Happy Hour until 7pm
Wednesday Happy Hour until 7pm
Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
HAPPY HOUR DRINK SPECIALS UNTIL 7PM 1/2 Price Wine by the Glass $2.00 Well Vodka $3.00 Draft Beer $3.50 Other Wells $4.00 Import Beer
7:00 pm BINGO Game Night & Dinner
BINGO Game Night & Dinner
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 29 @ 1:00 am
BINGO Game Night & Dinner
Come out for the BINGO WITH CASH PRIZE JACKPOTS!!! Bring your friends for a real Bingo Games with 1st bingo sessions starting at 7:30pm and 2nd session at 8:45pm. Doors open at 4pm. Come early…
7:00 pm Join Us for STEAK NIGHT Every We...
Join Us for STEAK NIGHT Every We...
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join Us for STEAK NIGHT Every Wednesday before BINGO at 6pm for ONLY $10
Wednesday Steak Night Enjoy a Steak or Chicken Dinner with Sides, Salad and Dessert for ONLY $10
10:00 pm KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
Jun 28 @ 10:00 pm – Jun 29 @ 1:00 am
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH MARSHA MELLOW
JOIN US FOR KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE HOSTED BY MARSHA MELLOW EVERY WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY AT 9PM In The Esquire Room
Jun
29
Thu
5:00 pm Karbach Pint Night
Karbach Pint Night
Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 30 @ 1:00 am
Karbach Pint Night
Every Thursday ALL NIGHT $5.00 Karbach Beer Includes Souvenir Glass $2.00 Refills Keep glass to take home and bring back every Thursday.
5:00 pm Thursday Happy Hour
Thursday Happy Hour
Jun 29 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 30 @ 1:00 am
½ Price Wine by the Glass $2.00 Well Vodka $3.00 Domestic Beer $3.50 Other Wells $4.00 Vodka Doubles $4.00 Import Beer
8:30 pm Largest Free Dance Lessons in Ho...
Largest Free Dance Lessons in Ho...
Jun 29 @ 8:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Largest Free Dance Lessons in Houston
Free Dance Lessons!  Line Dance lessons start at 7:30, Couples Dance Lessons start at 8:30 – No Partner Needed.  You’re also invited to join our Facebook Dance Group Page. Happy Hour All Day! ½ Price…
9:00 pm KARAOKE Thursday with Host Dina ...
KARAOKE Thursday with Host Dina ...
Jun 29 @ 9:00 pm – Jun 30 @ 1:00 am
KARAOKE Thursday with Host Dina Jacobs
The KARAOKE Party starts TONIGHT with New Host DINA JACOBS at 8pm in the Esquire Room!!! Enjoy and Super Fun night of singing with Dina & Happy Hour ALL NIGHT for everyone!
Jun
30
Fri
5:00 pm Triple Treat Fridays
Triple Treat Fridays
Jun 30 @ 5:00 pm – Jul 1 @ 5:00 am
Triple Treat Fridays
10:00 pm KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
Jun 30 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 1 @ 1:00 am
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH MARSHA MELLOW
JOIN US FOR KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE HOSTED BY MARSHA MELLOW EVERY WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY AT 9PM In The Esquire Room
Jul
1
Sat
3:00 am After Hours Dance Party Every Fr...
After Hours Dance Party Every Fr...
Jul 1 @ 3:00 am – 5:00 am
After Hours Dance Party Every Friday
Mixture of Dance Music All Night $5 Cover Until 3AM
8:30 pm Saturday Line Dance Lessons
Saturday Line Dance Lessons
Jul 1 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Saturday Line Dance Lessons
Learn 20 of the Most Popular Line Dances from Across the Country All Demoed by Don, Brent & Kimber
10:00 pm KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
Jul 1 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 2 @ 1:00 am
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH MARSHA MELLOW
JOIN US FOR KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE HOSTED BY MARSHA MELLOW EVERY WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY AT 9PM In The Esquire Room
Jul
2
Sun
5:00 pm LLAMA LLAMA DING DONG SHOW
LLAMA LLAMA DING DONG SHOW
Jul 2 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
LLAMA LLAMA DING DONG SHOW
4:00PM Food & Social 5:00PM–7:00PM SHOW Show is Open to All Entertainers. Auction Open 4:00pm to 6:45pm
5:30 pm Karaoke Sundays on the Patio
Karaoke Sundays on the Patio
Jul 2 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Karaoke Sundays on the Patio
Be a star on our patio every Sunday for Karaoke under the sun and stars.  This special edition of karaoke is hosted on our back patio in a relaxing environment.  Even when it is scorching…
Jul
3
Mon
6:00 pm Introduction to Yoga – RM 106 @ The Montrose Center
Introduction to Yoga – RM 106 @ The Montrose Center
Jul 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Introduction to Yoga – RM 106 @ The Montrose Center
Free and open to the public. Everyone is welcome! Introductory yoga class designed to connect mind, body, and breath. No experience or mat required. You may bring your own yoga mat or use one of…
6:30 pm Toastmasters @ Resurrection MCC
Toastmasters @ Resurrection MCC
Jul 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Toastmasters @ Resurrection MCC
Toastmasters is every Monday, from 6:30 – 8 pm in the Gathering Place. Impress your clients, your boss, or even a potential employer during your next job interview. Speak with confidence in one-on-one situations and…
8:00 pm Queer Voices – Radio Show @ Radio Station 90.1 KPFT
Queer Voices – Radio Show @ Radio Station 90.1 KPFT
Jul 3 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Queer Voices – Radio Show @ Radio Station 90.1 KPFT
Queer Voices, a weekly radio program on Pacifica radio’s Houston affiliate KPFT, is dedicated to broadcasting news, concerns, and events as related to Houston’s Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered (GLBT) community. The goal of Queer…
Jul
4
Tue
6:30 pm Steak Night & Drunk Bingo @ Pear... @ Pearl Bar Houston
Steak Night & Drunk Bingo @ Pear... @ Pearl Bar Houston
Jul 4 @ 6:30 pm – 11:45 pm
Steak Night & Drunk Bingo @ Pearl Bar Houston @ Pearl Bar Houston | Houston | Texas | United States
Steak’s on the grill, must be Tuesday. Steaks served between 6:30PM & 9:30PM Drunk BINGO begins at 7pm and runs until 11pm Ribeye, Salad, and Potato for $15 Draft Beer $2 BINGO – Win a…
Jul
5
Wed
11:00 am Wednesday Mindfulness, Well-Bein... @ The Montrose Center
Wednesday Mindfulness, Well-Bein... @ The Montrose Center
Jul 5 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Wednesday Mindfulness, Well-Being, Stress Reduction – RM 111 @ The Montrose Center
According to Jon Kabat-Zinn, mindfulness is, “the awareness that emerges through paying attention on purpose, and nonjudgmentally, to the unfolding of experience moment to moment.” The Montrose Center welcomes you to a weekly mindfulness practice.…
5:00 pm Wednesday Happy Hour until 7pm
Wednesday Happy Hour until 7pm
Jul 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
HAPPY HOUR DRINK SPECIALS UNTIL 7PM 1/2 Price Wine by the Glass $2.00 Well Vodka $3.00 Draft Beer $3.50 Other Wells $4.00 Import Beer
7:00 pm BINGO Game Night & Dinner
BINGO Game Night & Dinner
Jul 5 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 6 @ 1:00 am
BINGO Game Night & Dinner
Come out for the BINGO WITH CASH PRIZE JACKPOTS!!! Bring your friends for a real Bingo Games with 1st bingo sessions starting at 7:30pm and 2nd session at 8:45pm. Doors open at 4pm. Come early…
7:00 pm Join Us for STEAK NIGHT Every We...
Join Us for STEAK NIGHT Every We...
Jul 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join Us for STEAK NIGHT Every Wednesday before BINGO at 6pm for ONLY $10
Wednesday Steak Night Enjoy a Steak or Chicken Dinner with Sides, Salad and Dessert for ONLY $10
10:00 pm KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
Jul 5 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 6 @ 1:00 am
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH MARSHA MELLOW
JOIN US FOR KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE HOSTED BY MARSHA MELLOW EVERY WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY AT 9PM In The Esquire Room
Jul
6
Thu
5:00 pm Karbach Pint Night
Karbach Pint Night
Jul 6 @ 5:00 pm – Jul 7 @ 1:00 am
Karbach Pint Night
Every Thursday ALL NIGHT $5.00 Karbach Beer Includes Souvenir Glass $2.00 Refills Keep glass to take home and bring back every Thursday.
5:00 pm Thursday Happy Hour
Thursday Happy Hour
Jul 6 @ 5:00 pm – Jul 7 @ 1:00 am
½ Price Wine by the Glass $2.00 Well Vodka $3.00 Domestic Beer $3.50 Other Wells $4.00 Vodka Doubles $4.00 Import Beer
8:30 pm Largest Free Dance Lessons in Ho...
Largest Free Dance Lessons in Ho...
Jul 6 @ 8:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Largest Free Dance Lessons in Houston
Free Dance Lessons!  Line Dance lessons start at 7:30, Couples Dance Lessons start at 8:30 – No Partner Needed.  You’re also invited to join our Facebook Dance Group Page. Happy Hour All Day! ½ Price…
9:00 pm KARAOKE Thursday with Host Dina ...
KARAOKE Thursday with Host Dina ...
Jul 6 @ 9:00 pm – Jul 7 @ 1:00 am
KARAOKE Thursday with Host Dina Jacobs
The KARAOKE Party starts TONIGHT with New Host DINA JACOBS at 8pm in the Esquire Room!!! Enjoy and Super Fun night of singing with Dina & Happy Hour ALL NIGHT for everyone!
Jul
7
Fri
5:00 pm Triple Treat Fridays
Triple Treat Fridays
Jul 7 @ 5:00 pm – Jul 8 @ 5:00 am
Triple Treat Fridays
10:00 pm KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
Jul 7 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 8 @ 1:00 am
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH MARSHA MELLOW
JOIN US FOR KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE HOSTED BY MARSHA MELLOW EVERY WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY AT 9PM In The Esquire Room
Jul
8
Sat
3:00 am After Hours Dance Party Every Fr...
After Hours Dance Party Every Fr...
Jul 8 @ 3:00 am – 5:00 am
After Hours Dance Party Every Friday
Mixture of Dance Music All Night $5 Cover Until 3AM
3:00 pm Womyn on the Move @Neon Boots @ Neon Boots
Womyn on the Move @Neon Boots @ Neon Boots
Jul 8 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Womyn on the Move @Neon Boots @ Neon Boots | Houston | Texas | United States
Womyn on the Move dancing and socializing this coming Saturday May 13th 3 to 6 p.m. at Neon Boots, Hempstead Highway near Long Point. Plenty of parking. This monthly event is sponsored by Loaf, and…
10:00 pm KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
Jul 8 @ 10:00 pm – Jul 9 @ 1:00 am
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH MARSHA MELLOW
JOIN US FOR KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE HOSTED BY MARSHA MELLOW EVERY WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY & SATURDAY AT 9PM In The Esquire Room
Jul
9
Sun
2:00 pm PFLAG General Meeting @ St. Paul's United Methodist Church Jones Building
PFLAG General Meeting @ St. Paul's United Methodist Church Jones Building
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm
PFLAG General Meeting @ St. Paul's United Methodist Church Jones Building
Our​ ​meeting​ ​will​ ​begin​ ​at​ ​2:00​ ​pm​ ​in​ ​the​ ​Jones​ ​Building​ ​at​ ​St.​ ​Paul’s​ ​United​ ​Methodist​ ​Church,​ ​5501​ ​Main st.​ ​​ ​Parking​ ​is​ ​available​ ​between​ ​Fannin​ ​and​ ​San​ ​Jacinto.​ ​​ ​Small​ ​groups,​ ​where​ ​members​ ​and​…
5:30 pm Karaoke Sundays on the Patio
Karaoke Sundays on the Patio
Jul 9 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Karaoke Sundays on the Patio
Be a star on our patio every Sunday for Karaoke under the sun and stars.  This special edition of karaoke is hosted on our back patio in a relaxing environment.  Even when it is scorching…
Jul
10
Mon
10:30 am Golden Girls: Senior Women Peer ... @ The Montrose Center
Golden Girls: Senior Women Peer ... @ The Montrose Center
Jul 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
This peer-led discussion group is open to women age 60 and older to discuss issues important in retirement years, with rotating facilitators and topics submitted by attendees.   ***Meets on the Second and Fourth Mondays**
6:00 pm Introduction to Yoga – RM 106 @ The Montrose Center
Introduction to Yoga – RM 106 @ The Montrose Center
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Introduction to Yoga – RM 106 @ The Montrose Center
Free and open to the public. Everyone is welcome! Introductory yoga class designed to connect mind, body, and breath. No experience or mat required. You may bring your own yoga mat or use one of…
6:30 pm Toastmasters @ Resurrection MCC
Toastmasters @ Resurrection MCC
Jul 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Toastmasters @ Resurrection MCC
Toastmasters is every Monday, from 6:30 – 8 pm in the Gathering Place. Impress your clients, your boss, or even a potential employer during your next job interview. Speak with confidence in one-on-one situations and…
8:00 pm Queer Voices – Radio Show @ Radio Station 90.1 KPFT
Queer Voices – Radio Show @ Radio Station 90.1 KPFT
Jul 10 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Queer Voices – Radio Show @ Radio Station 90.1 KPFT
Queer Voices, a weekly radio program on Pacifica radio’s Houston affiliate KPFT, is dedicated to broadcasting news, concerns, and events as related to Houston’s Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgendered (GLBT) community. The goal of Queer…
Jul
11
Tue
6:30 pm Steak Night & Drunk Bingo @ Pear... @ Pearl Bar Houston
Steak Night & Drunk Bingo @ Pear... @ Pearl Bar Houston
Jul 11 @ 6:30 pm – 11:45 pm
Steak Night & Drunk Bingo @ Pearl Bar Houston @ Pearl Bar Houston | Houston | Texas | United States
Steak’s on the grill, must be Tuesday. Steaks served between 6:30PM & 9:30PM Drunk BINGO begins at 7pm and runs until 11pm Ribeye, Salad, and Potato for $15 Draft Beer $2 BINGO – Win a…