sock hop – tickets on sale now !!!

VLSCS Sock Hop postersock hop
with DJ Gwen Spinks

Get Your Tickets Today!
Space is limited.
$25 in advance. $30 at door.
Friday, September 27
Gorge Rd Legion, Victoria

Trafalgar Pro Patria Br 292
George Slater Auditorium
411 Gorge Rd E Victoria BC

  • Doors Open at 7:00 pm
  • Early Birds 1/2 Hr Jive Lesson with the Fabulous Gwen Spinks starts at 7:30 pm !!!
  • Upbeat Tunes from the 50s to Now !!!
  • Prizes for Best Poodle Skirt, Best Sideburns or Pompadour !!! Take a trip back to high school and Happy Days for inspiration.
  • Full Service Bar !!! Bar service from 7:00 pm. Last call at 11:30 pm. VLSCS will provide a few salty snacks, too.
  • Come Early for Dinner !!! If there is a Legion member in your party, consider enjoying the Legion’s Friday Dinner Specials beforehand, served in the main hall from 5:00-8:00 pm. Legion members may sign in up to four guests.
  • Donate Socks for Sandy Merriman House !!! Let’s fill a sock drawer !!!
    “Sandy Merriman provides emergency shelter for 25 women who are homeless. We use an inclusive definition of “woman” & “female” and welcome trans women, gender fluid and non-binary people. Guests receive safe shelter, meals, laundry & showers, support, referrals and advocacy, plus essentials including menstrual supplies, harm reduction and clothing. We offer a community lunch from 11:30-2 daily. Donations always needed.”
  • Free Parking, Bus Stop, Wheelchair Accessible !!! City buses stop right out front. There is a large parking lot in the rear. Elevator just to the right inside the rear entrance.

Get tickets by mail: For a limited time you may purchase tickets by mail.
Send a cheque made out to:

vlscs Victoria Lesbian Seniors Care SocietyVictoria Lesbian Seniors Care Society
Box 39022 James Bay PO
Victoria BC  V8V 4X8

Taylor Beach Party Picnic – August 8

The Westshore rainbow swirl LOGO - Amazing Women of VLSCS!

Thursday August 8
(rescheduled from July 25th)
3:00-8:00 PM
Taylor Beach Party Picnic

Who doesn’t love summer at the beach? Sand, sun, fun, swim or hike! Join the party.

Yes, there may be a bathing suit competition. Bring a picnic basket to share. Pack a beach blanket, and/or a beach chair, and your sunblock.

Share a ride? Meet from 3:00 – 3:30 pm at Serious Cafe Millstream—let us know in advance if you need a ride or can share a ride Otherwise, meet at Taylor Beach.

Yahoo, it’s summertime!

Taylor Beach

Taylor Beach is at the east end of Taylor Road, off the Metchosin/William Head Road. It is possible to bus from downtown. It is 1hr 22 min on BC Transit from Douglas and Pandora on the 50 Langford/61 Sooke/54 Metchosin to the intersection of William Head and Taylor roads and a 5 min, 600 m walk to the beach.

Learn to Salsa Dance with Elisa Lay – April 26

Sweet & Salty SALSA!

Friday, April 26
James Bay New Horizons, 234 Menzies St, Victoria BC

BEGINNERS: 7:00 p.m. EXPERIENCED/OPEN: 7:45 p.m.

Learn to Salsa Dance with Elisa Lay: For absolute beginners to the mildly curious to ladies with with with experience, salsa is the latest and greatest dance craze. Join the fun!

Suitable for all abilities and ages, solos and partners.

Your dance card will always be full once you learn to salsa!

Coffee Talk April 25


Thursday April 25, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m.
Serious Coffee at Millstream Village

BY POPULAR DEMAND Coffee Talk comes to the Westshore. Look for your host Carolyn with the rainbow/pride table decorations. Fresh coffee or tea and pastries are available from your Serious Coffee baristas. Spirited conversation and a few good laughs are always available for free at Westshore Coffee Talk.

For those coming from Victoria, the commute is about 20 minutes by car–you should miss the traffic both ways.

New to town or just found your true lesbian inner self? Coffee Talk is a no pressure way to get acquainted with your community.

Viola Lately – a little bit of

Coffee Talk Original Blenders at James Bay United Church on April 8
Dancing and shaking at Gals Night Out
Vita & Kathleen volunteer at the door for Gals Night Out
Volunteers Mel and Morgan looking after the raffle prizes for Gals Night Out
Brau and Mo none the worse for a Gals Night Out
Joyce “the Voice” Allensen and the Soul Shakers rockin’ it at Gals Night Out
Never too old to have fun!