Long Center for the Performing Arts
"...‘Twas the week before Christmas, and all through Chez Zee, AGLCC members gathered for their holiday party. Lit garland was strung along the walls – and rafters – with care…..."
"...The AGLCC State of the Chamber event was originally to take place at Austin City Hall… outdoors. You can't blame a girl for dreaming..."
"..."I'm disappointed that the new chamber leadership decided to mischaracterize my exit. My commitment to this community remains strong," said now ex-AGLCC president Flannigan...."
"...Flannigan's purported resignation was a shock, since the consensus of the LGBT community and beyond seemed to be that this year's Pride was not only a success but a great leap toward earning the public's trust in the AGLCC, a group that has long strived to live down its reputation as a too conservative – some say repressive – organization that was to be, for the first time, in charge of not only Austin's Pride Parade but all of the city's Pride festivals as well...."
"...Council candidate Matt Stillwell's recent direct mail flyer asserting details about opponent Jimmy Flannigan has triggered statements from the Austin Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (AGLCC) and the Stonewall Democrats...."
"...In years past, LGBT lobby Equality Texas has hosted the Pride Festival, while the Pride Parade has been hosted by the Austin Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce. This year, AGLCC is running the whole show...."
"...Today AGLCC released a statement saying: Equality Texas has officially turned the [Austin Pride] Festival over to its fellow members in the Pride Coalition, which have decided to turn the task of organizing 2009's Festival over to the AGLCC. So, the AGLCC is already underway planning its inaugural sojourn into Pride Festival territory!..."
"...Now, it’s no secret that The Gay Place’s very own Kate Messer is a wealth of queer knowledge, Austin secrets, and writing advice. So it comes as no big shock that she’s been nominated for the AGLCC award “They’re Giving it Away,” an acknowledgement of all that Kate does out of the kindness of her big, gay heart...."
"...Putin goes cuddle-bear, the NFL gets way gay, and AGLCC wheels and deals, as your AggreGAYtor snowboards to safety...."
"...For more comprehensive listings, including events, have a looksy at our mobile guide at m.aglcc.org/sxsw and check out our Google Calender as well...."
"...So what can we find in our own AGLCC's archeology? As Amy R. Cook, president of the AGLCC, quipped, "In order to figure out where we're going, it's important to know where we've been." The earliest of AGLCC's many incarnations was an organization known as the Stonewall Business Society..."
"...University Baptist Church, 2130 Guadalupe, 478-8559. www.aglcc.org...."
"...AGLCC HAPPY HOUR Nosh and mingle with Austin's swingin' gay chamber. Third Thursdays, 5:30-8pm..."
"...AGLCC SUNDAY TOASTMASTERS Did you know that you can attend a Toastmasters event as a spectator? You don't even have to speak. But we bet they'll make you want to..."
"...AGL-CECI A moment of silence, please, to commemorate the return of the Austin Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce's greatest loss from 2009. Austin Pride 2009 (then hosted by AGLCC) was a community-building, successful pride..."
"...AGLCC TOASTMASTERS Come buff up those public speaking and communication muscles. Second and fourth Mondays, 5:45pm..."
"...AGLCC'S SWEET 16 Last year's anniversary party on the mayor's porch was a blast. Now, everyone and their gay uncle seems to be a member of the chamber; hope the city staff can handle our fabulousness..."
"...TOASTMASTERS Speak up! Speak out! The AGLCC's Toastmasters can show you how, now on Sundays. Sun., Sept..."
"...Seventh, 482-9002. www.aglcc.org/Toastmasters...."