What's on in Lesbian Wellington

The Little Boys' Room: A Drag King Cabaret.

The Pickle King

Thurs 24 August - Sat 9 Sept @ Hannah Playhouse

A comedy about love, death and preserves - presented by the Indian Ink Theatre Company - with an updated script. The play highlights the injustices of immigration and globalisation and is centred on a lesbian love story ... more on indianink.co.nz.

Friday drinks at Blondinis

A relaxing gathering every second and fourth Friday upstairs at the Embassy Cinema on Kent Terrace from 5.30 to approximately 7pm. Just come along and look for a likely looking group of women and join us.

Next: Friday 25 August

The Little Boys' Room: A Drag King Cabaret.

The Little Boys' Room: A Drag King Cabaret

Friday 8 Sept 8-10pm @ Fringe Bar Allen St.

Welcome to The Little Boys’ Room! A dashing drag king cabaret for those with a busting need for humping, thumping and hilarious entertainment ... more on facebook. Book through eventfinda

LILAC library

LILAC - the Lesbian Library

LILAC is a lending library for lesbians and queer women with a great selection of books, DVDs and magazines. It is at 187 Willis Street, 2nd floor (flat access from the street, lift). More info on the LILAC website at lilac.lesbian.net.nz including an online catalogue.

LILAC is open:

  • Wednesdays 5.30-7.30 pm
  • Thursdays 11 am-2 pm
  • Saturdays 11 am-2 pm

LILAC @ the Coasters dinners

LILAC has a service at the monthly Kapiti Coasters pot-luck dinners - two collective members go to each dinner laden with books, DVDs, magazines from the LILAC collections. Plus membership forms etc. so that women can join up and borrow. Check the LILAC website for more information, membership forms and the online catalogue.

LILAC Book Club

LILAC Book Group

The LILAC Book Group meets on the last Wednesday of the month in the LILAC Library. Tea and coffee are available and there may be cake. Come and join us to share a relaxing evening (re)discovering a range of lesbian literature.

  • Wednesday 30 August, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
  • featuring the best lesbian book ever - your pick
  • ... and there will be cake!

LILAC has a great selection of amazing lesbian books - see the CatalogueCatalogue on the LILAC website for inspiration and visit the library soon to make your selection.

Kapiti lesbians dining out

Potlucks are held on the Kapiti Coast, usually on the first Saturday of the month. Lesbians from any area is welcome to attend - bring a mains or dessert to share, beverage of your choice. Singles and couples are welcome, as are visiting lesbians. The dates and venues are advertised on Leonie's email list.

LILAC has a Kapiti service - bringing books, DVDs etc plus membership forms - to the monthly dinners so that women can join the library and borrow. Check the LILAC website for more information.

Lesbian Overland and Café Club

LOCC is the social walking group for vaguely active lesbians and slightly fitter women. Not a tramping group, but there is one "club" rule: walk some before retiring to a café  more ▶

Next: Sunday 10 September: tba

A walk near the city ...

Occasional drinks at Finns Bar, Paekakariki

Next: Friday 15 September, from 5.30 pm
[the 3rd Friday of the month]
If you want to stay for dinner phone Finns and book a place with Sally's group.

Les Ukes - ukelele lessons

Ukulele lessons in a queer / women's setting. Currently running in Tawa, 7.45pm on Wednesday evenings. Taught by Christine White [$15 / person]. Contact sueestreet@actrix.co.nz or 021 435 830. The Les Ukes facebook group has the current chat.

Stitch & Butch

A weekly craft group, meeting on Mondays at 6:30pm - 8:00pm Bring along your necessary materials and you are in! And they do yarnbombing!

More information on the group's facebook page

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