What we're about
Somewhere Over the Rainbow Lesbians is all about reaching out to Gay women on LONG ISLAND, NY AND IT'S SURROUNDING AREAS.***We have various social events PRIMARILY ON LONG ISLAND in NASSAU and SUFFOLK Counties. OCCASIONALLY there are events within NY CITY.
****SEE BELOW REGARDING OUR GROUP AND MEMBERSHIP:
THE GROUP IS ABOUT creating a fun, SAFE SPACE, easy-going, loving and embracing climate to meet and socialize with other like-minded gay women in the community. Our goal is to create a pocket within the community whereby we can come together and expand our social circles with fun and diverse social activities. Create a place for all of us to laugh together, embrace each other, and grow together.
***WE ARE STRICTLY A PRIVATE SOCIAL GROUP ON LONG ISLAND, NY! We have various social events PRIMARILY ON LONG ISLAND in NASSAU and SUFFOLK Counties like eating out, picnics, movies, etc.. OCCASIONALLY there are events within NY CITY.
***ALL MEMBERS MUST LIST THEIR FIRST NAME AND UPLOAD A CURRENT AND CLEAR PROFILE PHOTO OF HERSELF-ACTUAL PHOTO NOT A CARTOON OR OTHER IMAGE!***
***THIS GROUP IS A SAFE SPACE FOR WOMEN IN OUR COMMUNITY TO ENJOY SOCIAL EVENTS TOGETHER.***AS WE ARE STRICTLY A SOCIAL GROUP AND NOT A NETWORKING, KINDLY REFRAIN ON THIS GROUP SITE PROMOTING BUSINESSES YOU OWN.***
***IF YOU RSVP YES FOR AN EVENT AND FIND YOU OR YOUR GUEST CANNOT ATTEND AND DO NOT CHANGE OR UPDATE THE RSVP TO A NO (EITHER FOR YOU OR YOUR GUEST) IT IS CONSIDERED A NO SHOW!***
***CAREFULLY READ ALL EVENT POSTINGS AND ANY EVENT UPDATES. EVENT POST ADVISES MEETING TIME, PLACE WHAT TO BRING, WEAR, IF RESERVATIONS BEING MADE ETC.. ***IF YOU NEED TO CHANGE YOUR RSVP OR RSVP OF YOUR GUEST (NON MEMBER-YOUR +1 OR +2) WHETHER YES OR NO MUST DO SO PRIOR TO EVENT ON OUR SITE AND WITH EVENT HOST AS COURTESY TO EVENT FACILITATOR AND FELLOW MEMBERS.***
***TO OFFSET THE COST OF RUNNING OUR MEETUP GROUP THERE WILL BE A SMALL FEE FOR SOME EVENTS. FEE WILL BE NOTED IN EVENT POST AND WILL BE COLLECTED AT TIME OF MEETUP.***
***Members can also help offset the cost by utilizing the CHIP IN option located on the left hand side of our home page from a laptop or desktop computer. Click Chip In and follow prompts to remit payment.
***THE FEES WILL ALSO COVER ANY ADDITIONAL EXPENSES ORGANIZER'S INCUR (IF SOMEONE LEAVES A FOOD EVENT WITHOUT PAYING, ETC).***
***PERIODICALLY THROUGHOUT THE YEAR, our member list will be reviewed. Members showing inactivity EITHER by non participation with events OR logging onto the site for 5 months or longer MAY BE removed.***
Again our goal will be to create a pocket within the community whereby we can come together an expand our social circles with fun and diverse social activities...Create an easy, loving place to meet others like ourselves. Our overall goal is to create a place for all of us to laugh together, embrace each other, and grow together. Looking forward to shared good times and meeting you all.