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November 5, 2015

Area Agency on Aging to host 15th Annual Lavender Gala on Dec. 6

Boulder County, Colo. - Boulder County Area Agency on
Aging is hosting the 15
th Annual Lavender Gala on Dec. 6 in
Lafayette. Each year, the Lavender Gala is held as a celebration for the
Boulder County LGBT community who are age 60 and better, along with their
friends, families and allies.

This once-per-year event is specifically
geared to affirm the lives of LGBT older adults
. Organizer Nancy Grimes
says, "We particularly encourage those who don’t get out much to attend
this event. It is a chance for everyone in our wonderful, diverse community to
be together, see old friends, meet new ones, and kick off the holidays.”

When:
Sunday, Dec. 6, 1-4 p.m.

Where: Nissi’s Bistro, 2675 North Park Drive, Lafayette

Cost:
$10 in advance; $15 at the door

RSVP: Deadline to RSVP is Wednesday, Dec. 2 at

The venue is accessible, there is plenty of parking, and
we’ll be done before dark. Entertainment for the evening includes perennial
favorite Jeffrey Kash as Ms. Eda Bagel, jazz songstress Faye Nepon with
collaborative pianist Deborah Schmidt-Lobis, and DJ Susie Pringle. Light hors
d’oeuvres and soft drinks are included in the cost of the event. A cash bar is
offered and there will be exciting door prizes.

Festive attire is encouraged with a special emphasis on
sparkles and glitter.

For more information, to donate a door prize, or to arrange a ride, call
303-441-3583 or email infoLGBTelders@bouldercounty.org.

Hosted by Boulder County Area Agency on Aging and sponsored by Aging
Services Foundation, the Open Door Fund of The Community Foundation Serving
Boulder County, The David Ensign Charitable Fund, The Daily Camera, the
Fairfield County Community Foundation-donor advised fund, and Out Boulder.