Award (Community Business category). Winners
will be chosen by you, members of the community.
Please take advantage of this opportunity to give
recognition and thanks for Inklings' ongoing
community service. ^_X
Class by Lucia's Garden: From Coping to Dancing
with the Times. Houston astrologer Kim McSherry
will tell us how to dance with all the astrological
changes that are influencing the challenges set
before us. l-3pm; $10. For info, call 523-6494.
Flaming Chalice Chile Challenge, Houston
Unitarian Fellowship on Wirt, 3-7pm. Rain date
Oct. 17. For info call Jan at 932-9192.
The Women's Group*, The life of Rosa Bonheur.
Norma Acker will present the life, times and
relationships of Rosa Bonheur, 1822-1899, a
French artist and painter of annimals.
Barbara Garman, an artist, educator, mother,
activist, tells the story of her arrest and conviction
for actions during the protest held the day of the
Pennsylvania vs. Carey court ruling.
The Women's Group meets at 10am in the
Sojourner Truth room (upstairs), First Unitarian
Church, 5210 Fannin. For more irfo, call Iris
529-8571 or Janet 942-7717.
Scratch & Dent Sale - Inklings Bookshop, 1846
Richmond at Hazard. Bring those used books in
for trade, or just pick out some bargains, Used or
dented but never driven over 40 mph. Sale runs
noon-6pm Sat., and noon-3:30pm Sun., upstairs.
For info, call Inklings at 521-3369.
Class by Lucia's Garden: Introduction to Paper
Making. Ann Webb will teach you how to make
herbal paper for your own creations from
stationary to labels, from placecards to wall
hangings. l-3:30pm.$25. For info, call 523-6494.
Lucia's Garden: Full Moon Meditation 7:30-
9:30pm. $10, Women only. For more information,
LIB (Lesbians in Business) Self Employed Group
Call Elizabeth at 680-3822 for more information.
LIB Toast ma ste rs-A public speaking group open
to all women in the community. It is another
sub group of LIB. If you feel this would help
your career or you just want to have fun, join
us for our monthly meeting 6:30-8pm at Inklings
Bookshop, 1846 Richmond at Hazard. A small fee
of around $3 will be collected to pay for the
room. Call 520-9502 for info.
Ice Skate Nite at the Galleria from 8 to 10pm
($4.50 includes skates) sponsored by the Chain
Gang Bicycle Club, the Houston Outdoor Group
and the Lambda Rollerskating Club. For info call
Houston Reading Series. Authors Elizabeth
Spencer, The Light in the Piazza and Molly
Peacock, And Live Apart. Brown Auditorium,
Museum of Fine Arts, 8pm. $5 donation.
Class by Lucia's Garden: Introduction to the
Medicine Cards Annie Shouse gives you a new
tool to help guide you to discover your path
through the use of sacred guides and symbols fromt
he Animal Kingdom represented in the cards.
Tuesdays Oct 13,20,27;7:30-9:30pm $55.For info,
Women's Network*,Coming Out Together.
National Coming Out Day has just passed. In
celebration, come and share in "coming out"
stories with the accepting women participants of
the Network. The Women's Network meets the
2nd and 4th Wednesdays at the Montrose
Counseling Center, 900 Lovett, 2nd floor
7:00-9pm. FMI, call 529-0037.
Houston Gay and Lesbian Parents Support meets
on the 3rd Thursday of each month for the adults
and the youth. Childcare is provided. HGLPS
provides a social outlet for the entire family.
Planned outings and activities allow parents,
co-parents, children, and future parents to
celebrate as an extended family. For info, call
«_ 666-8256, _________________
LIB (Lesbians in Business), a women's
empowerment group, $10 membership, 6:30pm,
6-6:30 networking. , Innova at 20 Greenway Plaza.
Directions from Montrose Area: Southbound on
the Southwest Freeway, exit Summit and follow the
feeder to Cummins St. Innova is located on
Cummins between Portsmouth St. and Norfolk
(also between Richmond and 1-59). For parking,
The Women's Group*, Sossna Admassu, The
Healing of Racism". Sossna is an activist in the
National Organization of Women and the Institute
for Healing Racism. The Women's Group meets at
10am in the Sojourner Truth room (upstairs), First
Unitarian Church, 5210 Fannin. For more info,
call Iris 529-8571 or Janet 942-7717.
Mother's Web Monthly Pot Luck Lunch /
Picnic / BBQ 1-4 P.M. at Russ Pittman Park in
Bellaire, exit 610 at Evergreen and go 2 blocks
east (inside the loop) to the corner of Evergreen
and Newcastle. Non-mothers can network with
feminist mothers & their kids on the third Sunday
each month at the park. FMI, call Nancy at
Lesbians Over Age Fifty (LOAF) meets the third
Sunday of each month, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., now
at the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center, 1475
West Gray. The mailing address is still P.O.B.
980601 Houston, Tx. 77098. For more info, call
AMIGA de Houston meets on the third Sunday of
each month at 5:00 pm for our business meeting
and potluck dinner. While the focus of this group is
Latina/Lesbiana - all mujeres interested in getting
active are invited to join us. FMI, call 520-5667.
Roller Skating 7:30-10:30pm, $5 includes skates;
closed to the general public. New location at Trade
Winds Roller Rink, 5006 West 34th at 290 (next to
K-Mart). First and third Mondays, sponsored by
Lambda Rollerskating Club, 523-6381.
Lesbian/Gay Pride Week - General Meeting on
the third Tuesday each month, 7pm at the
Multi-purpose Center, 1475 W. Gray, hor into,
CHOICE Fundraiser at Cody's in the Village
6-9pm. For info, call Sunni at 649-0122.
The Cultural Roots of Violence Against Women
by Robbie Davis-Floyd, Ph.D. a highly respected
cultural anthropologist who specializes in medical
and symbolic anthropology. Sponsored by the
Junior League of Houston. 11:30 Reception, 12:00
luncheon. RSVP by Oct 15 to Houston Area
Women's Center Guild.
HPD Forensic Artist Lois Gibson will be honored
at a luncheon at 12:30pm at the South Shore
Harbour Country Club, 4300 South Shore Blvd,
League City Texas. Lois Gibson is only one of five
composity artists in the U.S. She has achieved
national prominence for her work and has been
featured on Dateline NBC, Current Affair,
Geraldo and The Barbara Walters Special:
Women Fighting Back. You are invited to hear
this dynamic women talk about her work aiding the
apprehension of criminals. All proceeds will
benefit local crime victims. Tickets are $15 at
Back Care Associates, 1020 Bay Area Blvd, Suite
106, 486-7044 and Pate-Wettling Realtors, 1212
Bay Area Blvd, 486-0303. Sponsored by the
Association for the Promotion of Professional
Houston Gay & Lesbian Political Caucus meets
first & third Wednesdays at 7pm at the Montrose
Palace, 1505 Nevada. For more information, call
Margie Adam in Concert sponsored by Hazelwitch
Productions, 8pm at Dudley Hall (in the Fine Arts
Building) at the University of Houston. Take
entrance #16 on Cullen Blvd (near Elgin) and use
Parking Lot 16B. The facility is wheelchair
accessible. Tickets are $13.50 in advance and $15
at the door. Advance tickets are available at
Inklings Bookshop, 1846 Richmond, 521-3369.
Women's Reading Group meets at Inklings
Bookshop, 1846 Richmond from 7-9pm. Donations
appreciated to pay for the room. The book is/
The Bottom of the River by Jamaica Kincaid.
For info, call Michelle at 597-8816.
Women's Network*, tsacklasn. Presented by
psychotherapist, Grace Stuart. The Women's
Network meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays at the
Montrose Counseling Center, 900 Lovett, 2nd
floor 7:00-9pm. FMI, call 529-0037.
Fourth Friday Socials, open social gathering at
MCCR for fellowship and snacks, play cards,
board games. 7pm MCCR Fellowship Hall, 1919
The Women's Group, LIB, A Women's
Empowerment Group. Suzanne Anderson and a
panel of women will bring us up to date on the
progress and activities of this organization which
has become a very important part of the women's
business and social communities. The Women's
Group meets at 10am in the Sojourner Truth
Room upstairs. For more information, call Iris
529-8571 or Janet 942-7717.
Nightmare on Wheels, a Halloween Skate
Costume Party. Prizes of $100, $75 and $50 will
be awarded for best costumes. Costumes optional
and everyone is invited. 7:30-10:30pm, $5 includes
skates; closed to the general public. New location
at Trade Winds Roller Rink, 5006 West 34th at
290 (next to K-Mart). First and third Mondays,
sponsored by Lambda Rollerskating Club,
Lucia's Garden: Hallowmas Celebration-Women
Only. Join us as we gather to celebrate the
passage of another year and the magic of Deep
Autumn. 7:30-9:30 $10, for info,call 523-6494.
Hallowe'en Party sponsored by LIB and
Womynspace at the enchanting Vieux Carre BIdg
at 3223 Smith, by Elgin and Stuart. 8pm
TEXAS LESBIAN CONFERENCE
The Texas Lesbian Conference
is an annual weekend of social
events, speakers and workshops
on Lesbian history, health,
starting your own business,
facing prejudices and other
topics. The conference is a
grassroots effort organized by
volunteers form the women of the
host city. The 6th annual Texas
Lesbian Conference will be held
in Houston. If you would like
to help produce the conference,
please call Peggy Testa at
LAMBDA ROLLERSKATING CLUB
The club is proud to announce
the inception of it's roller
hockey division. Participation
is open to all skaters,
regardless of experience. Call
528-0748. Games and times will
be announced soon.