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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.

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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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May
23
Tue
6:30 pm Steak Night & Drunk Bingo @ Pear... @ Pearl Bar Houston
Steak Night & Drunk Bingo @ Pear... @ Pearl Bar Houston
May 23 @ 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…
May
24
Wed
11:00 am Wednesday Mindfulness, Well-Bein... @ The Montrose Center
Wednesday Mindfulness, Well-Bein... @ The Montrose Center
May 24 @ 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
May 24 @ 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
May 24 @ 7:00 pm – May 25 @ 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...
May 24 @ 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...
May 24 @ 10:00 pm – May 25 @ 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
May
25
Thu
5:00 pm Karbach Pint Night
Karbach Pint Night
May 25 @ 5:00 pm – May 26 @ 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
May 25 @ 5:00 pm – May 26 @ 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...
May 25 @ 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 ...
May 25 @ 9:00 pm – May 26 @ 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!
9:00 pm Pride Superstar® | Seasons 11 @ ... @ Rich's Houston
Pride Superstar® | Seasons 11 @ ... @ Rich's Houston
May 25 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Pride Superstar® | Seasons 11 @ Rich's @ Rich's Houston | Houston | Texas | United States
Pride Superstar® comes back for season 11 The WINNER will receive: * Cash prize of $1,000 * Ride in a convertible in Houston Pride Parade® * Performance at Houston Pride Festival® * and MORE Up…
May
26
Fri
5:00 pm Triple Treat Fridays
Triple Treat Fridays
May 26 @ 5:00 pm – May 27 @ 5:00 am
Triple Treat Fridays
10:00 pm KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
May 26 @ 10:00 pm – May 27 @ 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
10:00 pm Latino Night
Latino Night
May 26 @ 10:00 pm – May 27 @ 3:00 am
Latino Night
DJ Dio spins some of your favorite latin hits for Latin Night.
May
27
Sat
3:00 am After Hours Dance Party Every Fr...
After Hours Dance Party Every Fr...
May 27 @ 3:00 am – 5:00 am
After Hours Dance Party Every Friday
Mixture of Dance Music All Night $5 Cover Until 3AM
1:00 pm Queer Lit Book Club – RM 11 @ The Montrose Center
Queer Lit Book Club – RM 11 @ The Montrose Center
May 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Free and open to the public. Queer Lit Book Club is now meeting in the community on the 4th Saturday of the month. For more information about our meetings and current book selection, please call…
10:00 pm KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
May 27 @ 10:00 pm – May 28 @ 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
May
28
Sun
2:00 pm PFLAG Clear Lake Group @ Fellowship Hall Bay Area Unitarian Universalist Church
PFLAG Clear Lake Group @ Fellowship Hall Bay Area Unitarian Universalist Church
May 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
PFLAG Clear Lake Group @ Fellowship Hall Bay Area Unitarian Universalist Church
Bay Area UU Church is pleased to offer a safe meeting space to the Clear Lake Small Group of PFLAG Houston (Parents, Family, Friends & Allies united with LGBTQ people to move equality forward). Meeting…
5:30 pm Karaoke Sundays on the Patio
Karaoke Sundays on the Patio
May 28 @ 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…
May
29
Mon
6:00 pm Introduction to Yoga – RM 106 @ The Montrose Center
Introduction to Yoga – RM 106 @ The Montrose Center
May 29 @ 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
May 29 @ 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
May 29 @ 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…
May
30
Tue
6:30 pm Steak Night & Drunk Bingo @ Pear... @ Pearl Bar Houston
Steak Night & Drunk Bingo @ Pear... @ Pearl Bar Houston
May 30 @ 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…
May
31
Wed
11:00 am Wednesday Mindfulness, Well-Bein... @ The Montrose Center
Wednesday Mindfulness, Well-Bein... @ The Montrose Center
May 31 @ 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
May 31 @ 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
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 1 @ 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...
May 31 @ 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...
May 31 @ 10:00 pm – Jun 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
Jun
1
Thu
5:00 pm Karbach Pint Night
Karbach Pint Night
Jun 1 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 2 @ 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 1 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 2 @ 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 1 @ 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 1 @ 9:00 pm – Jun 2 @ 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!
9:00 pm Pride Superstar® | Seasons 11 @ ... @ Rich's Houston
Pride Superstar® | Seasons 11 @ ... @ Rich's Houston
Jun 1 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Pride Superstar® | Seasons 11 @ Rich's @ Rich's Houston | Houston | Texas | United States
Pride Superstar® comes back for season 11 The WINNER will receive: * Cash prize of $1,000 * Ride in a convertible in Houston Pride Parade® * Performance at Houston Pride Festival® * and MORE Up…
Jun
2
Fri
5:00 pm Triple Treat Fridays
Triple Treat Fridays
Jun 2 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 3 @ 5:00 am
Triple Treat Fridays
10:00 pm KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
KARAOKE & LIP SYNC BATTLE WITH M...
Jun 2 @ 10:00 pm – Jun 3 @ 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
10:00 pm Latino Night
Latino Night
Jun 2 @ 10:00 pm – Jun 3 @ 3:00 am
Latino Night
DJ Dio spins some of your favorite latin hits for Latin Night.
Jun
3
Sat
3:00 am After Hours Dance Party Every Fr...
After Hours Dance Party Every Fr...
Jun 3 @ 3:00 am – 5:00 am
After Hours Dance Party Every Friday
Mixture of Dance Music All Night $5 Cover Until 3AM
6:30 pm There’s No Place Like Home Senio... @ Buffalo Soldier National Museum
There’s No Place Like Home Senio... @ Buffalo Soldier National Museum
Jun 3 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
There's No Place Like Home Senior Housing Launch Party @ Buffalo Soldier National Museum | Houston | Texas | United States
Houston is coming together to build the second largest LGBTQ affordable senior housing center in the nation called “There’s No Place Like Home.” To launch this historic project the communities’ top organizations are throwing a…
8:30 pm Saturday Line Dance Lessons
Saturday Line Dance Lessons
Jun 3 @ 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...
Jun 3 @ 10:00 pm – Jun 4 @ 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
4
Sun
11:00 am Sunday Brunch with Sister Helen ... @ Buffalo Soldier National Museum
Sunday Brunch with Sister Helen ... @ Buffalo Soldier National Museum
Jun 4 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Sunday Brunch with Sister Helen Holy @ Buffalo Soldier National Museum | Houston | Texas | United States
Houston is coming together to build the second largest LGBTQ affordable senior housing center in the nation called “There’s No Place Like Home.” To launch this historic project the communities’ top organizations are throwing a…
5:30 pm Karaoke Sundays on the Patio
Karaoke Sundays on the Patio
Jun 4 @ 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…
7:00 pm The Road To Texas America!
The Road To Texas America!
Jun 4 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 5 @ 1:00 am
The Road To Texas America!
VIP Tables $100 for 4 People Auction Baskets
Jun
5
Mon
6:00 pm Introduction to Yoga – RM 106 @ The Montrose Center
Introduction to Yoga – RM 106 @ The Montrose Center
Jun 5 @ 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
Jun 5 @ 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
Jun 5 @ 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…