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Issue 3 | Vol. 10 | March 2009


Join Spectrum for our BFD Party!

Ok its not what you think, BFD is Breakfast for Dinner Not Big Freakin’ Deal and you are invited. Please join Spectrum for Breakfast for Dinner on Saturday April 25th at 6pm. Everyone is invited and the best thing is we have the restaurant to ourselves! Plus Squeeze In will donate a part of the proceeds to Spectrum. Yes, a Fundraiser and breakfast all the same night! Please spread the word for what will be a great night of breakfast and mixer.

Squeeze In has all your favorite breakfast items from omelettes, pancakes, french toast, bacon and eggs, breakfast burritos, burgers, fries and shakes, huge fresh salads, or whatever, the probably know how to make it. So join us for breakfast for Dinner on April 25th! Squeeze In’s address is 5020 Las Brisas Blvd Reno, 775-787-2700. Click here for a map.


Web site Features—Community Calendar Did you know Spectrum maintains a community calendar of events? Did you also know you can now link or follow our community calendar via Outlook or your Google Calendar? Our calendar is updated daily with events related to the GLBT community of Northern Nevada. This is a service of Spectrum and is free to members (by the way membership is free to everyone until June 2009). Just click on ICAL or the XML icons below the “Upcoming Events” section on the website. Your email or calendar program will do the rest. You can now keep up to date with the latest in the GLBT community!. Look for more features in the next newsletter.

Looking for Articles!

Connections Monthly Publication of Spectrum Northern Nevada

Connections is a monthly newsletter of Spectrum Northern Nevada which provides members of Spectrum with news and events about the GLBT community.

Publishing Deadlines Members are encouraged to submit articles and events of interest to the membership of Spectrum. Connections is published on the 15th of each month. Articles are due by the 12th of each month. Articles due by: 12th Published: 15th Send Articles to:

Spectrum Northern Nevada P.O. BOX 336 Reno, NV 89504 Website: Email:

Membership Information Membership is free until June 2009. Join today by visiting our website at and click on the “Join” link at the top of the website. Calendar Submit your events to be posted on our calendar. Events must be of interest to Spectrum or the GLBT community. Send Calendar Events to:

Do you have something to share with the members of Spectrum? Would you like to announce an event or talk about your group? Send your articles to Articles are due by the 12th of each month.

How do I get my event listed? By sending your event notice to Events must be of interest to Spectrum and the GLBT community. Please provide time, location and if the event occurs monthly or on a regular basis along with contact information or website with further details. Events will be posted within 48 hours of receipt.

Financial Awareness Interest Group Seminar - this month, something a little different! Know someone who would be a great financial advisor? Career Night Seminar The right fit. When it comes to your career, it can mean one that fits your personality, or maybe one that capitalizes on your talents or maximizes your skills. Or perhaps, it's one that does all three -- like a career as a Smith Barney Financial Advisor. Come join us for a free career night seminar. RSVP. Space is limited. Seminar is complimentary. Smith Barney is an equal opportunity employer. Date: Monday, March 23, 2009 6:00 PM Host: Karen Vibe, CRPS - Second Vice President-Wealth Management Speaker: Location: Smith Barney Reno Branch 6005 Plumas Street, 2nd Floor Reno, NV For more information or to RSVP please call Karen Vibe at 775.689.8708 Thank You to our 2009 Membership Card Sponsors

Events Listing Submit your community events to:

Karen Vibe—775-689-8708

Upcoming GLBT Community and Spectrum Events January / February 2009 Mar 21 Mar 21 Mar 21 Mar 27 Mar 28 Mar 28 Mar 31 Apr 2 Apr 4 Apr 6 Apr 8 Apr 9 Apr 14 Apr 14

2PM 6:30PM 7PM 7:30PM 5:00PM 9PM 7PM 12:00PM 5PM 5:30PM 6PM 6PM 6:30PM 7PM

Queer Bake @ La Bussola Lesbian Social / Discussion Group Fundraiser for Reno Gayla Film Festival Gayla Film Festival @ UNR Men’s Group Potluck 12th Annual Food Pantry benefit @ Ten99 HRC Mixer @ Chocolate Bar First Thursday Lunch @ Heidi’s Dining Ladies Stonewall Democrats Monthly Meeting High Sierra Rodeo Assoc. Meeting @ Sands Spectrum Board Meeting High Sierra Prime Timers @ Carrows Purple Pen @ Border’s Reno

*Visit for details and location. Do you have a community event you want listed both on our website and newsletter? Send your events to

Drag King Revue Fundraiser for

SATURDAY ::: MARCH 21 2 shows – 18+ 7pm & 10pm—$10 admission @ Studio 4 on 4th—432 E 4th Street Thank You to our 2009 Membership Card Sponsors

MEMBERSHIP FREE FOR 2009! Tell your friends to sign up today by going to

Karen Goody 775-424-3095


March 2009 - Connections  

March Edition of Connections

March 2009 - Connections  

March Edition of Connections