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March poll posted - Hi all, Please vote on what we should read in March.  This poll will only be up for a week, because one of the books could take three weeks.  So please go vote. http: Julie Jan 6, 2015 5:55 PM
Change in Venue - December 13 book Club - Hi All - Gay City Health is having their annual book sale on the weekend of book club, so we have found another location. (But go and support Gay City Health as they provide us the space rent free and that's pretty great and they can only do th Jill M Dec 4, 2014 11:11 AM
Meetup Postponed (date TBD): A Second Dialogue About Race and Privilege in Book Club - We unfortunately have to cancel tomorrow's discussion about race and privilege in book club.  The moderator is sick, and nobody else with the expertise on this topic can facilitate.  We are working to find a new date and time, hopefully still in Nove Julie Oct 31, 2014 10:05 AM
2 polls posted - Preview not available Julie Oct 7, 2014 9:42 PM
November poll posted - Preview not available Julie Sep 18, 2014 2:54 PM
Fwd: [lesbianlit-117] new (old) poll posted, upcoming book readings - Preview not available Julie Aug 12, 2014 10:25 PM
new (old) poll posted, upcoming book readings - Preview not available Julie Aug 3, 2014 3:06 PM
Fwd: [lesbianlit-117] September poll posted - There's basically a four way tie on the poll and I need to close it soon. Please vote if you haven't yet! You're also welcome to change Julie Jul 18, 2014 11:45 AM
September poll posted - Preview not available Julie Jul 8, 2014 10:35 PM
August poll posted - Hi all, I've posted a poll for what we should read in August. Many of these take close to a month to get in, so we'll need lots of le Julie May 8, 2014 10:16 PM
June poll posted - I've created a poll for what we should read in June, so please go vote. http://www.meetup.com/lesbianl­it-117/polls/1052932/ Options are: Julie Apr 15, 2014 3:05 PM
reminder: new poll posted - Preview not available Julie Mar 10, 2014 4:30 PM
new poll posted, reminder that we're downstairs next week - Preview not available Julie Mar 2, 2014 2:16 PM
Lobby Bar in February & April, 3rd Saturday in April - Hi all, I've updated the meetup.com site, but I wanted to explicitly let people know that we had to revert to our old location for our February and April meetings. Unfortunately, there's a conflict with the Gay City space. For those that haven't met Julie Jan 3, 2014 12:28 PM
March poll is up (for a week) - Hi all, Happy Holidays! I just posted a poll for what we should read in March, so please vote. Julie Dec 23, 2013 1:16 PM
Re: 2 polls posted -- January and February - Preview not available Julie Nov 12, 2013 1:55 PM
2 polls posted -- January and February - Preview not available Julie Nov 7, 2013 1:56 PM
new November poll -- only open for one night - Hi all, I have to change our November book.  It went out of print, so Elliot Bay apologized and said they can't get it after all.  I posted a quick poll between two books.  Both are books that Elliot Bay has in stock and can get more very fa Julie Oct 9, 2013 7:04 PM
November poll up - Preview not available Julie Aug 26, 2013 6:12 PM
September poll posted - Preview not available Julie Jul 8, 2013 7:01 PM
June book club one week early - Hi all, Jill and I realized that neither of us could attend to lead book club on June 8th, so we had to change the date. We're pushing it up one week to June 1st, since that was when we could get the room at Gay City. It's been 1.5 years since we las Julie Apr 25, 2013 10:13 PM
Re: [lesbianlit-117] July poll is up! - Preview not available Julie Apr 19, 2013 4:45 PM
July poll is up! - Preview not available Julie Apr 14, 2013 4:44 PM
reminder: new location for book club on Saturday, poll for May - Preview not available Julie Mar 7, 2013 8:52 PM
new book club location, new book poll - Preview not available Julie Feb 23, 2013 5:41 PM
April book poll, upcoming book clubs - Preview not available Julie Jan 13, 2013 9:39 PM
March poll posted - Preview not available Julie Jan 1, 2013 2:52 PM
posted February poll - Preview not available Julie Nov 27, 2012 11:09 AM
books in at Elliot Bay, author reading next week - Hi all, Happy Thanksgiving-eve. Both our December and January books are in at Elliot Bay, so if you're looking for a copy, just head to their front desk and ask for our books the next time you're on Cap Hill. They'll have them there, and they'll gi Julie Nov 21, 2012 9:50 PM
Upcoming Activities and Links - Hi All - Thanks for an incredible discussion today! Here's the promised email with the details about our social activities.  As we were talking about at book club today, we like to limit our Meetup Scheduled Events to book club and the occas Jill M Nov 10, 2012 10:42 PM
Book Club Phone bank for Marriage in next Tuesday, Ballots drop this week - Hi all,   I wanted to remind you about the phone bank for marriage equality that we're doing next Tuesday from 5:30-8:30.  We organized it because folks were asking how to get involved in our September book club.  It's much more fun Julie Oct 16, 2012 11:09 PM
Book Club Activities - Hi All - Sorry for the delay - (1) Sunday Brunch - 9/30/12 @ 10:00 a.m. Family Friendly - Friendraiser event - sponsored by QLaw and the Pride Foundation at Mae's on Phinney Ridge 65th & Phinney Ridge - OJ, Coffee and Cinnamin Rolls Jill M Sep 23, 2012 2:20 PM
November poll - Hi all,   I finally posted a poll for what we should read in November.  It'll only be up for a week this time, so go vote! http://www.meetup.com/lesbianl­it-117/polls/627332/ Everyone liked "The Huntress" so much that t Julie Sep 3, 2012 12:57 PM
October poll is posted - Hi all,   I've posted the poll about what we should read in October.  It'll be up for a couple weeks.  Please go vote! http://www.meetup.com/lesbianl­it-117/polls/59 Julie Jul 20, 2012 1:12 PM
Indoor book club - Starting to drizzle. :-( Sent from my iPhone On Jul 13, 2012, at 10:25 PM, Julie < [address removed] > wrote: Julie Jul 14, 2012 2:57 PM
probably outside for tomorrow's "Sheepish" discussion - Hi all,   I'm 90% sure we'll have book club outside tomorrow.  But given the weird thunderstorms this morning and the random 5 minutes of rain I ran into biking home tonight, I'm going to be cautious and not decide until tomorrow afte Julie Jul 13, 2012 10:24 PM
vote for our September book - Preview not available Julie Jun 6, 2012 5:15 PM
September poll is posted - Preview not available Julie May 28, 2012 3:16 PM
Siff movie is Saturday (not Sunday) - Hi all,   I scheduled the movie meet-up day wrong.  Sorry!  "Kiss Me" is showing on Saturday, not Sunday, so we'll be going on Saturday the 26th.   The Meet-Up page for this event has been updated with the corrected Julie May 22, 2012 12:23 PM
Saturday book club outside - Assuming the weather forecast holds (sunny in the low 70s), we'll be moving book club outside on Saturday.  We'll meet outside the Lobby Bar and walk over to Cal Anderson between 3:05 and 3:10.  Bring blankets to sit on.   If you're Julie May 10, 2012 3:26 PM
July poll posted - I just posted the poll for what we should read in July.  It'll only be up for a week, so please go vote. http://www.meetup.com/lesbianl­it-117/polls/542552/ The options are: Wildthorn , by Jane England Julie May 7, 2012 8:46 PM
Reminder -- May book poll is posted - Preview not available Julie Mar 7, 2012 3:24 PM
May book poll is posted - Preview not available Julie Feb 20, 2012 6:47 PM
March Book Club -- Zipper Mouth - Hi all, Due to problems getting our previously chosen March book, "Greetings from Jamaica, Wish You Were Queer", we'll be reading "Zipper Mouth" by Laurie Weeks. It was picked at today's book discussion. Julie Feb 11, 2012 9:24 PM
April poll is up - Hi all, I've posted the April poll. Please go vote on what we should read. The options are http://www.meetup.com/lesbianl­it-117/polls/455452/ "The Creamsickle" by Rhiannon Argo Julie Jan 18, 2012 10:04 PM
Re: [lesbianlit-117] March Poll is posted - Preview not available Julie Jan 12, 2012 2:33 PM
March Poll is posted - Hi all, Happy New Year! I've posted the poll for what we should read in March. Please go vote. http://www.meetup.com/lesbianl­it-117/polls/442112/ The options are: "Alcesti Julie Dec 30, 2011 10:27 PM
January poll is up - Aloha from Hawaii! I just posted the poll for what to read in January. It'll be up for only about a week, so please go vote. http://www.meetup.com/lesbianl­it-117/polls/408812/ Th Julie Nov 4, 2011 11:46 PM
Re: [lesbianlit-117] vote for December book! - I vote for Hermione. Leslie O. Oct 13, 2011 8:47 PM
vote for December book! - Hi all, We've only had six votes on the December book, so I'm keeping the poll open for a few more days. I need to close it this week, so please go vote! http://www.meetup.com/lesbianl­it-117/polls/382012/ Julie Oct 9, 2011 2:45 PM
December poll is up, Night Watch at the film festival - Hi all, I've posted the December poll. I'll close it in 1.5 weeks, so go vote. http://www.meetup.com/lesbianl­it-117/polls/382012/ Two of the options were tied for second place in the November poll, and two o Julie Sep 29, 2011 10:45 PM
book poll is up - Hi All, I've posted a poll for what we should read in November. I'll close it before our September meeting, so we can get the books in by our October meeting. Please vote! http://www.meetup.com/lesbianl­it-117/ Julie Sep 1, 2011 5:02 PM
book club in the park tomorrow, poll reminder - Hi all, Since our great weather (sunny and not painfully hot) is supposed to continue this weekend, I'm moving book club outside again tomorrow. As we did last month, we'll meet outside the Lobby Bar at 3:00 and walk to Cal Julie Aug 12, 2011 5:27 PM
Book changed: February book club - Hi all, I just switched the book for our February book club. Unfortunately, "Map of Ireland" just went out of print; when Elliot Bay put in the order, they were told that they can't get any more copies beyond the three they have in stock Julie Dec 4, 2010 8:47 AM
New Meetup: February book club - I closed the February poll today as promised, and scheduled the meeting for the second Saturday of the month. We'll be reading "Map of Ireland", by Stephanie Grant. What : Julie Nov 29, 2010 7:51 PM
February poll, etc. - Hi all, Happy Thanksgiving! I need to close the poll for our February book club by Monday, and we currently have a three-way tie. Each of the first three books has 4 votes, and nobody has voted for the fourth. Please vote if you ha Julie Nov 25, 2010 7:29 AM
February Book Club Poll, Elliot Bay Discussion before December book club - I just put up the poll for February's book club. All books were winners or finalists for a Lambda Literary Award in 2008 or 2009, so they should be good. Go vote! http://www.meetup.com/le Julie Nov 15, 2010 11:17 PM
Film Festival Volunteering and Meeting Follow-up - Hi All - Just a reminder - tonight/Friday we are volunteering at Pacific Place. We need to be there by 6:30 to volunteer for Fish Child. Tomorrow we'll do Saturgay Morning Cartoons at noon; and then Eloise's Lover at 2pm - Meet at the Jill M Oct 22, 2010 3:27 PM
Book Club Books at Elliot Bay - Hi All - I got a call from Elliott Bay today and our November book is in. In fact, our book club books for the next three months are in. A reminder of the books we're reading is below. Also, I saw a comment about asking if it was okay to be late Jill M Oct 13, 2010 9:51 PM
Seattle Film Festival Details - Volunteering / Film Watching - Hi All - Here are some updated details. We are volunteering for Fish Child at the Pacific Place. We need to get there by 6:30. This is a gala film, which means there's a party after and volunteers are welcome to head down to the gala festivities Jill M Oct 11, 2010 10:26 PM
upcoming books & discussions - Hi all, I closed the poll for the December book yesterday, and there was a tie for first place. So we'll be reading "Mean Little Deaf Queer" by Terry Galloway in December, and "Annie On My Mind" by Nancy Garden in January. Both meet-ups are scheduled Julie Oct 10, 2010 9:06 PM
Volunteering & Books - Hi All- hopefully I'll remember all the exciting things coming up in this email so you won't have to get multiple emails. (1) Elliot Bay finally got more copies of 'I know my own heart', our October book club book. (2) volunteering a Jill M Sep 25, 2010 11:22 AM
Volunteering at the Lesbian & Gay Film Festival - Poll Response Requested - Hi All - Please follow this link - http://www.doodle.com/bbf98hiy­vieqnyqt to determine which movie we will volunteer for. We need to have a good idea of the number of volunteers - Jill M Sep 20, 2010 3:41 PM
more books at Elliot Bay, books we've read file - Hi all, I wanted to let folks know that there are two more copies of October's book on hold for us at Elliot Bay Bookstore, and they're ordering more (both for us and to have some in stock). Just go to the front counter and ask for the book fo Julie Sep 13, 2010 10:08 PM
book polls, film festival - I closed the poll for November's book. We'll be reading "Naked in the Promised Land" by Lillian Faderman. Elliot Bay should have copies in for us before the October meeting, so anyone who wants can walk over afterwards and pick up a copy. Julie Sep 12, 2010 7:11 PM
Ooops here's the link - November Book Club Poll Link: http://www.meetup.com/lesbianl­it-117/polls/247706/ Jill M Sep 11, 2010 5:57 PM
November Poll & More - Hi All - Per our book club today, here is an email reminder with the link to the poll for the November Book Club. The Poll will close in about 24 hours. Books on the poll are: "Naked in the Promised Land" by Lillian Faderman Jill M Sep 11, 2010 5:52 PM
New Meetup: November Book Club - Announcing a new Meetup for The Seattle Lesbian Literature Meetup Group! What : November Book Club When : Saturday, November 13,[masked]:00 PM Julie Aug 30, 2010 9:35 PM
Re: [lesbianlit-117] October Book Club @ Elliot Bay - p { margin: 0; } Hi Jill Aimee and I will get one copy from Elliot Bay. We will not be at the meeting in September as gina Aug 25, 2010 1:58 PM
Re: [lesbianlit-117] October Book Club @ Elliot Bay - Hi, Jill I am planning on buying the book at Elliot Bay. -Emily Emily Aug 24, 2010 8:36 PM
October Book Club @ Elliot Bay - Hi Book Club Members - We have officially registered with Elliot Bay as Book Club! This means that we get a 20% discount off of the book we are reading for Book Club when we go to the counter at Elliot Bay and tell them you are buying the book for t Jill M Aug 24, 2010 6:10 PM
book club - Thanks to all who came to today's book club and participated in the lively discussion. If the weather discouraged anyone from coming, we did stay at the Wild Rose instead of going to the park. Unless September is unusually warm, we'll be back at the Wil Julie Aug 8, 2010 8:01 PM
August book club pushed back, September poll is up! - Thanks to everyone who made it to yesterday's book club. We had a fun discussion with a dozen folks, including regular members, new folks and returnees. At yesterday's book group, we decided to push back the August meet-up by 25 hours. The A Julie Jul 18, 2010 8:38 PM
Outside for July Book Club - Summer has finally arrived with a vengeance, and it's supposed to stay nice all week and then some. We'll gather at the Wild Rose next weekend and then walk over to Cal Anderson Park, as we did last month. Bring blankets to sit on and maybe something co Julie Jul 11, 2010 8:33 AM
July/August poll - Our June meeting is one week away, so I'm going to close the poll for our July book in the next few days. "Rubyfruit Jungle" by Rita May Brown or "A Grave Talent" by Laurie R King http://lesbianlit.meetup.com/1­17/polls/236989/ Both books ar Julie Jun 5, 2010 11:24 AM
New Meetup: July Book Club - Announcing a new Meetup for The Seattle Lesbian Literature Meetup Group! What: July Book Club When: Saturday, July 17,[masked]:00 PM Where: (A location has not been chosen yet.) The July Book Club will be on July Julie May 19, 2010 9:28 PM
book readings folks might be interested in - Hi all, I wanted to pass on information about book readings folks might be interested in. They're both sponsored by Elliot Bay Books and held at Hugo House on Cap Hill. On 5/15, there's an event for "Cut Away" by Catheri Julie May 2, 2010 8:49 PM
vote for June book club book - The June poll is very tight. Go vote! http://lesbianlit.meetup.com/1­17/polls/234173/ "The World Unseen" by Shamim Sharif and "A Grave Talent" by Laurie Julie Apr 29, 2010 3:11 PM
Eastside LGBT Professionals Meetup.com Group is back! - Gay Professionals: ? Thanks to sponsorship from Grand Cru ( isis Apr 28, 2010 9:07 PM
New Meetup: June Book Club - Announcing a new Meetup for The Seattle Lesbian Literature Meetup Group! What: June Book Club When: Saturday, June 12,[masked]:00 PM Where: (A location has not been chosen yet.) Our June book club will be meeting Julie Apr 18, 2010 10:41 AM
New Meetup: Madchen in Uniform - Announcing a new Meetup for The Seattle Lesbian Literature Meetup Group! What: Madchen in Uniform When: Saturday, April 17,[masked]:00 PM Where: Northwest Film Forum[masked]th Ave Seattle, WA 98122 (206 Julie Apr 6, 2010 9:43 PM
Poll up for May -- Name All the Animals for April - Thank you to everyone who attended yesterday's book club, both the new attendees, the returnees and the regular members. We had a very interesting discussion about "The Color Purple" and many of the themes it brings up. I've schedule Julie Mar 21, 2010 2:55 PM
April Lesbian Literature Meet-Up & Poll - Thanks to all of you who made it out to yesterday's meet-up! Especially to those of you who joined us for the first time. We had an interesting discussion about the book and many of the topics it brought up. I hope nobody had trouble finding us. The R Julie Feb 28, 2010 11:56 AM
March Lesbian Literature Meeting -- Date Chosen, Poll Posted - Hi all, I'm taking over organizing the Lesbian Literature Meet-Up Group, because we're losing Becca to Connecticut. For those that don't know me yet, I've been a regular member of the group for over a year, though I was out of town for the Jan Julie Feb 6, 2010 10:45 AM
New Meetup: February Lesbian Literature Meeting - Announcing a new Meetup for The Seattle Lesbian Literature Meetup Group! What: February Lesbian Literature Meeting When: Saturday, February 27,[masked]:00 PM Where: The Wild Rose 1021 E Pike St Seattle, WA 9 Becca Jan 19, 2010 2:49 PM
Re: [lesbianlit-117] February Poll - Preview not available Marlene Jan 14, 2010 3:46 PM
February Poll - Hi everyone, The poll is up for the February meetup. Vote here to decide what book we will be reading in February: http://lesbianlit.meetup.com/1­17/polls/220804/ I guess I shoul Becca Jan 14, 2010 3:33 PM
Meetup details changed: January Lesbian Literature Meet-up Meeting - Hi everyone, I am sorry to do this with short notice, but I have to move the January meetup to January 16th instead of January 9th. I am going to be out of town the weekend of the 9th. Sorry if this causes undue stress! I hope you are all having a w Becca Dec 22, 2009 4:26 PM
New Meetup: January Lesbian Literature Meet-up Meeting - Hi there, I set the date for the January Meetup but we don't have a book yet because we're locked in battle over which book to read. Please go vote if you haven't (it's under Polls). I'll close it at the end of the week and if it's still a tie I'll j Becca Dec 3, 2009 7:21 PM
December meet-up and January poll - Hi there, Thank you to everyone who came to book club today. It was one of the highest turnouts we've ever had and I am glad so many of you enjoyed the book. The December meeting is coming up quickly (3 weeks) and the book we will be read Becca Nov 21, 2009 6:37 PM
New Meetup: December Lesbian Literature Meetup - Hi everyone, The December meetup is now scheduled and the announcement is below. The poll is open and I will close it on Friday so please vote soon. Also, for the record, the November meetup is coming up this Saturday, in case you had forgotten. We'r Becca Nov 15, 2009 11:42 PM
The L Games - Hi everyone, I wanted to tell you about an upcoming event that some of our members are putting on. I'm not sure if I will be able to go or not (I hope so!) so I am not going to make it an official Meetup activity, but I strongly encourage you to go. Becca Nov 2, 2009 9:02 PM
November Lesbian Literature Meet-up Meeting - Hey there, Well, you've done it! You have selected a book for November. We will be reading Despite the Falling Snow, by Shamim Sarif. It doesn't seem to be at the libraries so I suggest checking out some used book stores. Enjoy the book Becca Oct 31, 2009 5:31 PM
November Lesbian Literature Meet-up - Hi everyone, We had a great time at Saturday's book club meeting and I, for one, am excited to get started on the next book. But before I can do that, you need to tell me what book to read! Please go here: Becca Oct 25, 2009 8:29 PM
New Meetup Event - Hi everyone, I have added a new event to the calendar. We are going to go see Shamim Sharif's film, I Can't Think Straight at the Seattle Lesbian and Gay Film Festival on Saturday, October 24th at 7:00pm. We saw her previous film at last year's fes Becca Sep 22, 2009 11:32 AM
October Lesbian Literature Meeting - Hi everyone, I updated the time and location for the October book club meeting due to the timing of our volunteer efforts at the Seattle Lesbian and Gay Film Festival. We will now be meeting at 2:00pm on Saturday, October 24th at the Top Pot Doughnu Becca Sep 22, 2009 11:27 AM
Meetup details changed: October Lesbian Literature Meeting - I've updated this Meetup. We are going to be reading Sex Variant Woman: The Life of Jeanette Howard Foster, by Joanne Passet for the October Meetup. Don't forget that first we have the September 26 Meetup, at which we are reading The Sophie Horowitz Stor Becca Sep 12, 2009 10:34 PM
Lesbian Literature Meetup Volunteers at SLGFF - Announcing a new Meetup for The Seattle Lesbian Literature Meetup Group! What: Lesbian Literature Meetup Volunteers at SLGFF When: October 24,[masked]:00 PM Where: (A location has not been chosen yet.) This event Becca Sep 5, 2009 2:15 PM
October Lesbian Literature Meeting - Announcing a new Meetup for The Seattle Lesbian Literature Meetup Group! What: October Lesbian Literature Meeting When: October 24,[masked]:00 PM Where: The Wild Rose 1021 E Pike St Seattle, WA 98102 (2 Becca Sep 5, 2009 2:11 PM
September Meet-up - Hi everyone, I've been getting some questions about what the book is for this month so I thought I'd send out another e-mail just in case the first one didn't end up going through. For September we are reading The Sophie Horowitz Story, by Sarah Sch Becca Sep 1, 2009 12:25 PM

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