March 22nd - 26th, 2023

Schedule for Wednesday March 22, 2023

 
Click on the colored event title to view the details. Times, locations and events are tentative and subject to change. We will post the most up-to-date information as we receive it so please check back often. The final schedule will be posted by the end of February.

 
Wednesday
9:00A
General Event
Keystone Clothing Exchange
Duration: 8+00
Location: Commonwealth

Rainbow Rose Center
Do you have gently-used clothes or shoes in good condition that you would like to give away or donate to a good cause? Then come participate in the Keystone Clothing Exchange and donate your unwanted items. You do not need to bring anything to 'swap.' All attendees are welcome to browse and take items from the clothing exchange. Dressing rooms are available. Items may be dropped off at any time. Hangers would be appreciated. Items remaining at the end of the swap will be donated to local affirming aid organizations.So please, DON'T UNDERPACK FOR KEYSTONE and help your brothers and sisters in our community!

The Keystone Clothing Exchange is sponsored by the Rainbow Rose Center of York County.

 
Wednesday
9:00A
Workshop
Workshops/Panel Discussions
Duration: 0+45
Location: TBA
Workshop/Panel Discussions details are posted mid to late January.

 
Wednesday
10:00A
Workshop
Workshops/Panel Discussions
Duration: 0+45
Location: TBA
Workshop/Panel Discussions details are posted mid to late January.

 
Wednesday
11:00A
Social Event
Get the T about Keystone – How to Maximize Your Experience at the Conference
Duration: 1+00
Location: TBD

Ms. Jenny
Jensen
(Biography)

Ms. Coleen
O'Donnell
(Biography)

Ms. Sharon
Rose
Are you new to the Keystone Conference and feeling a little lost and overwhelmed? Join our Helping Hand team for this informal gathering of first timers, newcomers and anxious attendees in a comfortable and welcoming setting. Meet some friendly faces and ask advice on which events and workshops are right for you. Get the T on how to make the most of your Keystone experience! For more information contact the Helping Hand Team at HelpingHand@Keystone-Conference.org to start your Keystone Conference off on a positive and enjoyable note.


 
Wednesday
11:00A
Ticketed Event
The Pink Brunch with My Feminine Heart
Duration: 2+00
Location: Harrisburg Ballroom

My Feminine Heart
Join the Sisters of My Feminine Heart for brunch in style as we celebrate our sisterhood with music, laughter and great conversation. Derby-style dresses with big hats are suggested (not required) making for a perfect brunch. We will have a stunning picture area, gifts and door prizes. On the menu is a spinach, artichoke and roasted tomato quiche and a mini berry and granola yogurt parfait. Coffee, juice and water will be available along with a cash bar with our signature Pink cocktails and mocktails.

All are welcome. This is an event you will not want to miss!

 
Wednesday
12:00P
General Event
Keystone Conference Salon
Duration: 7+00
Location: TBD
In-house make-up artists, hair stylists and nail technicians to get you glam and camera ready. Vist our Keystone Exhibitor/Service Providers page for contact information to make appointments.

 
Wednesday
1:30P
General Event
Shopping at the Carriage House Boutique
Duration: 3+00
Location: Hotel Lobby
Join us for a shopping trip to Carriage House Boutique. Carriage House Boutique offers a wide selection of quality consignment & new ladies fashions. They recently moved to a new, and much larger location. With a beautiful selection of clothing, shoes, jewelry and hand bags, you are certain to find what you're missing! Owner Paola continues to be a strong advocate for our community so check out the Carriage House Boutique!

A bus will shuttle every 30 minutes from the Hilton Hotel Lobby starting at 12:00 pm until 4:30 pm. Last bus leaves the store at 5:00 pm.

 
Wednesday
4:45P
Social Event
Wednesday Meet & Greet
Duration: 2+30
Location: Hotel Lobby
Gather in the Hilton Bar for some social time before we head out to the various kick-off restaurants. Pay special attention to your bus departure times.

 
Wednesday
5:00P
Social Event
Girls’ Night In - Get Your Groove On!
Duration: 0+30
Location: TBD

Mrs. Cassandra
Storm
(Biography)

Lindsey
Taub
(Biography)

Ms. Beth
McKinley
(Biography)

Liz
Tattersall
(Biography)
For so many of us who do not live authentically full-time, it can take a few days at a conference like Keystone to fully feel like your most feminine authentic self. Get a jump start on that connection with a fun and feminine filled evening “in” with your best girlfriends, Cassandra Storm, Lindsey Taub & Beth McKinley.

At ‘Get Your Groove On’, Cassandra Storm will lead you through an enlivening and de-stressing 25-minute stretching and movement warm-up. Culminating in a fully feminine connective meditation.

 
Wednesday
5:15P
Ticketed Event
Dinner at Macaroni Grill
Duration: 2+30
Location: TBD

Ms. Holly
Evans
(Biography)
Romano's Macaroni Grill menu features items found in traditional cuisine from Italy and the Mediterranean area. The menu includes a custom-assembled pasta dish, with a choice of pastas, sauces, and toppings. Meals are served with complimentary bread and olive oil. Entree prices range from $15 to $35. Visit the Romano's Macaroni Grill website for menu options.

Dinner at individual expense. Bus leaves the hotel promptly at 5:15pm. Don't forget your bus ticket!

 
Wednesday
6:00P
Ticketed Event
Girl’s Night In - Crafting Your Feminine Connection
Duration: 2+00
Location: TBD

Mrs. Cassandra
Storm
(Biography)

Liz
Tattersall
(Biography)

Lindsey
Taub
(Biography)

Ms. Beth
McKinley
(Biography)
Girls Night In! We have a great evening of activities led by Cassandra Storm and friends designed to help you transition from the outside world into the conference, tap into your feminine side and enjoy an evening of laughter, love and friendship with your girlfriends. Plan to join us starting at 5 pm for our opening dance class and stay with us for an evening of continued tapping into your inner light and creativity, capping off the evening with a Pizza (and BYOB) Paint Party led by local artist and photographer Alicia Baptisti.

 
Wednesday
6:30P
Ticketed Event
Dinner at .Note Bistro and Wine Bar
Duration: 2+30
Location: TBD

Ms. Kristy
Snow
(Biography)
.Note Bistro & Winebar, located in the heart of midtown Harrisburg, is a 1910 Victorian home that has been repurposed into a warm and inviting establishment. Owners Ruth Prall and Michael Giblin strive to make note. a comfortable “neighborhood” gathering place for local residents.  .Note features a menu that pairs European inspired cuisine with a modern flair with an interesting and eclectic (and growing!) wine list.  Chef Emi Starr oversees a seasonal menu that spotlights local ingredients for her signature menu dishes, as well as inspired and creative daily specials. Visit the .Note Bistro website for menu options.

Dinner is at the individual's expense. Bus leaves the hotel lobby promptly at 6:30 pm. Don’t forget your bus ticket!

 
Wednesday
7:00P
Ticketed Event
Dinner at Longhorn Steakhouse
Duration: 3+00
Location: TBD

Ms. Suzane
Oliva
(Biography)
Join us for dinner at Longhorn Steakhouse. Longhorn Steakhouse is best known for serving various kinds of steak, including its "Flo's Filet". In addition to steak, the menu also includes ribs, chicken, salmon, lobster, shrimp, and salads. Appetizers include their "Texas Tonion" and "Wild West Shrimp"; and side dishes are also served. The restaurant offers a full bar with draft and bottled beer, wine, and several signature margaritas. Visit the Longhorn Steakhouse website for menu options.

Dinner is at the individual's expense. Bus leaves the hotel lobby promptly at 7:00 pm. Don’t forget your bus ticket!

 
Wednesday
7:30P
Auxiliary Activity
'Anne & Emmett' Play at Open Stage Theater
Duration: 2+30
Location: Offsite

Open Stage Theater
The one-act play opens with the two teenagers meeting in Memory, a place that isolates them from the cruelty they experienced during their lives. Anne Frank and Emmett Till, both victims of racial intolerance and hatred, connect in an imaginary beyond-the-grave encounter, drawing startling similarities between their harrowing experiences at the hands of societies that couldn't protect them. Visit the Open Stage website for details and tickets.

This is an Auxiliary Activity and not directly associated with the Keystone Conference. Auxiliary Activities are put on by trusted organizations, businesses and people who are extending a special invitation to all Keystone participants. For more information about this event, please contact the host/organization of the event directly.


Our Conference Sponsors

Visit our Sponsor Information Page for more information.



The
Hershey
Companies


Penn
State
Health


Roots
Financial
Group


UPMC


WellSpan


ACLU


Dr. Michele
Angello


Gender
Confirmation
Center


Malvern
Health Inc.


My Feminine
Heart


EPTEP


Rainbow Rose
Center


Yoga With
My Girlfriends


Cassandra
Storm
Photography


Sponsorship
Available


Sponsorship
Available


Sponsorship
Available