PRIDE IN THE PARK 2016
Date: Sunday, June 5th 2016
Location: Mathews Park, Norwalk, CT
Time: 12PM - 8PM
Pride in the Park is Fairfield County's Pride festival brought to you by Triangle Community Center. Over the past two years, Pride in the Park has hosted thousands of guests for live entertainment, including nationally known entertainers from RuPaul's Drag Race, family-friendly entertainment and activities for kids, food vendors and so much more.
Come see our table!!
TRUE COLORS CONFERENCE
- Storrs, CT
Stonewall Speakers participates annually at the True Colors Conference at the University of Connecticut in Storrs, CT. Please visit www.ourtruecolors.org. Stonewall Speakers will be put on two different workshops at this conference, as well as representing at a vendor table. It was a success! We received more engagement requests and speakers.
STONEWALL SPEAKERS 25th ANNIVERSARY BASH
May 4, 2013 ~ The Outer Space, Hamden, CT
Stonewall Speakers held a 25th Anniversary Bash to celebrate a quarter-century of working to promote acceptance and understanding of the LGBTQ community. This big event featured a variety of queer performers, a silent auction, delicious food, wine and craft beer.
This event was attended by nearly 200 people, honored speakers past and present, and raised over $5,000 for our organization! Stonewall Speakers would like to thank the generous performers who donated their perfomances, Carrie Ashton, The Femme Show, Stewart Lewis and Tragically Said.
Click here to see photos from the event!
LGBT NIGHT OUT AT HARTFORD STAGE
February 27, 2014 ~ Hartford, CT
Stonewall Speakers was honored as special guests at Hartford Stage's "LGBT Night Out." A lovely reception was held before a performance of "A Song at Twilight", a play by Noel Coward.
MARRIAGE EQUALITY RALLY
March 25, 2013 ~ Hartford, CT
On March 25 & 26, 2014, that the Supreme Court was hearing testimonies in the cases against DOMA (Defense of Marriage Act) and Proposition 8, during which hundreds of "March for Marriage" rallies were held around the country. Stonewall Speakers was proud to be a co-sponsor of the Hartford Marriage Equality Rally. Six of our speakers had the opportunity to tell their personal stories about why marriage equality is important to them to an audience of hundreds of supporters and activists. Ultimately, the Supreme Court struck down Proposition 8 and key parts of DOMA in June.
TRANSGENDER LIVES CONFERENCE
Visit Stonewall Speakers at the 10th annual Transgender Lives Conference on Saturday, April 30, 2016. Stonewall Speakers will have a vendor table that will provide conference goers information on our organization. We would love to see you there! This is another opportunity to meet us in person and sign up for a new speaker class. If you are interested in attending this conference, please visit www.transadvocacy.org/transgender-lives-conference