“Celebrating our past, Planning our future!”


The Agenda

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Daily Agenda


Meals included:

Friday: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Saturday: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner

Sunday: Breakfast


Thursday, March 7th

3:00pm-9:00pm Registration Opens The Raven


Gather Round & Welcome Party - “Speed Networking
at 9pm with Sherri Rase”

Penn Medicine Princeton will be doing screenings
& blood pressure testing too

Karaoke & Pool Tournament

Drinks, Food, Door prizes


Friday, March 8th

Registration Day 2 Arrivals The Raven


Welcome remarks and continental breakfast Greenhouse


10:30am-11:45am Morning Workshops

Session 1 - “Under Construction” (Sherri Rase)
                      Bucks County Playhouse

Session 2 - “CPR” Penn Medicine in the Oak Room at The Raven

Session 3 - “Working with your government”
                      (Kari) at Borough Hall


Market Lunch Ferry Market You will need the voucher in your bag!


1:00pm-2:00pmTour of New Hope


2:30pm-3:30pmAfternoon Workshops

Session 4 - “Feminism” (Marcy) Borough Hall

Session 5 - “Smoke Free Prides” Bradbury Sullivan LGBT
                       Center - Oak Room at The Raven

Session 6 - “Restorative Yoga” Penn Medicine -  Cornerstone


Afternoon Networking and Exploration

Shopping, FREE gym time (check your bag for info), rest, explore town, Mystickal Tymes card reading


Private meeting

Five Borough Prides Meeting at Lambertville Hall


Get ready for the evening


Regional Meeting The Deck @ BCP


Evening Cocktails and Dinner sponsored by Montreal Pride
at the The Deck @ BCP


8:00pm-10:00pm - Skivvies Performance at the BCP


10:00pm- Parties & Cabaret around town - Cub Room, Martine’s,
and John & Peter’s Downtown



Saturday, March 9th

7:00am-8:30am Breakfast - Pork Shack Ferry Market


Opening Session - Mark Segal -
Keynote Address Bucks County Playhouse - BCP


10:00am-12:15pm Morning Workshops

Session 7 - “Empowering Youth” (outCT) BCP

Session 8 - Break out discussion groups on the
                      New Hope Ivyland Railroad


12:30pm-1:30pm Lunch - On train a box lunch by Cafe Blue Moose


2:00pm-3:00pm Afternoon Workshops

Session 9 - “The NEW Interpride or Prides of the US” (Sue)
at Borough Hall


3:15pm-4:30pm Afternoon Workshops

Session 10 - “Creating Safe Spaces” (Marlene Pray)
                         Oak Room at The Raven

Session 11 - “Trans & Pronouns”

Session 12 - “Outdoor Emergencies” (RI Pride) Borough Hall


4:45pm - 6:00pm Regional Meeting  - Sponsored by NYC Pride/Stonewall 50 at The Raven


7:00pm - 10:00pm Dinner & Reception at The Raven


10:00pm - 2:00am NYC World Pride Dance Party The Raven



Sunday, March 10th

9:30am - 10:30am Logan Breakfast - Sponsored by Princeton Penn Medicine and the Logan Inn


10:45am - 12:00pm - Morning Workshops

Session 13 - “Directors and Officers Liability” Casswood  Insurance
                        in the Oak Room at The Raven

Session 14 - “Tourism and Pride” Visit Bucks County & Visit
                          Philadelphia at Borough Hall

Session 15 - “How to increase donations and matching

                       dollars” (Sharon) - BCP


12:15pm - 1:00pm - Regional Meeting & Wrap-up BCP


1:30pm - 4:00pm
Special closing event! - Drag show The Raven

Eat lunch at The Raven (not included)