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Event Reminders:

Grand Gay Pride Parade July 19
Saturday, 07/19/2008
With over 200 floats and contingents the Gay Pride Parade is the largest civic event in San Diego. It including our straight supporters, many local politicians and community churches and businesses. It is a fun and entertaining spectacle not to be missed!

Coaltion forms to promote Marriage rights for all
Monday, 07/21/2008
A new North County coalition is forming to promote marriage rights for all Californias. Named NO on 8: Marriage Rights for ALL, the coalition consists of two North County churches, the No. County LGBT Coalition, North County Forum and Progressive Post. The group is seeking talents and skills of volunteers to assist.

A Week Of Poetry At Idyllwild
Wednesday, 07/16/2008
This one week seminar, from July 13-19, is held in a beautiful mountain setting and has wonderful teachers. If you canít come for the entire seminar or canít afford it, think about attending the reading which ends the week on Saturday July 19.

A Week Of Poetry At Idyllwild
Thursday, 07/17/2008
This one week seminar, from July 13-19, is held in a beautiful mountain setting and has wonderful teachers. If you canít come for the entire seminar or canít afford it, think about attending the reading which ends the week on Saturday July 19.

Demonstration against SD Gay basher
Friday, 07/18/2008
Gay and Lesbian organizations and Labor will demonstrate Fri. July 18, against Doug Manchester to protest its donation of $125,000 to Prop. 8, the November initiative which would deny marriage rights to all. At Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel on Harbor Drive.

Watershed Monitoring and Training Event
Saturday, 07/19/2008
San Diego Coastkeeper is looking for community volunteers to join their on-going program of waters