March 22nd - 26th, 2023

Schedule for Friday March 24, 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.

 
Friday
7:30A
Social Event
Daily Catholic Mass
Duration: 0+30
Location: TBD

Rev. Grace
Ferris
(Biography)
Mother Grace Ferris will celebrate the Mass each day. This “express” Mass will be shortened so it does not interfere with your schedule! Holy Communion will be served. All are welcome regardless of faith tradition.

Mother Grace, a transgender Catholic priest, is part of the independent and inclusive Catholic Apostolic Church, which lovingly shares all the sacraments with no restriction.

 
Friday
8:00A
General Event
Keystone Conference Salon
Duration: 11+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.

 
Friday
8:00A
Social Event
Friends of Bill W. Meeting
Duration: 0+45
Location: TBD
This meeting welcomes those who think they have a problem with alcohol and/or any other substance, and will be based on the program of Alcoholics Anonymous, a fellowship of people who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover. A.A. is not allied with any sect, denomination, politics, organization or institution; does not wish to engage in any controversy; neither endorses nor opposes any causes. Our primary purpose is to stay sober and help others to achieve sobriety.

 
Friday
8:00A
Social Event
Prayer Breakfast
Duration: 0+45
Location: TBD

Rev. Joanne
Carroll
(Biography)
Many people like to begin their day with prayer. Prayer in the morning is good way to sidestep the distractions that come when people are struggling with issues in their lives. Come join us for inter-denominational friendship and fellowship in the back of the Dog & Pony Restaurant in their Private Dining Room. This event is open to all faiths and those individuals wanting to experience the power of common prayer. When we gather, there is power in our chorus that is lifted towards God. Morning Prayer is the best way to command the day and grow closer to each other and God.

Food and beverage at individual expense.

 
Friday
8:30A
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.

 
Friday
8:30A
General Event
Exhibitor Area
Duration: 8+00
Location: Pennsylvania Ballroom

Keystone Exhibitors
Come visit our Keystone Exhibitor area and see the organizations, vendors and service provides that make Keystone awesome!

 
Friday
9:00A
Workshop
Workshops/Panel Discussions
Duration: 1+15
Location: TBA
Workshop/Panel Discussions details are posted mid to late January.

 
Friday
10:00A
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.


 
Friday
10:30A
Workshop
Workshops/Panel Discussions
Duration: 1+15
Location: TBA
Workshop/Panel Discussions details are posted mid to late January.

 
Friday
12:00P
Ticketed Event
Friday Luncheon
Duration: 1+30
Location: 14th Floor Lounge

TBA
Continue to make some more friends! From your feedback, our Friday Luncheon will have less structure and offer attendees more opportunities to socialize. We will be providing guidance and opportunities to help find your kindred spirits along with some helpful conversation starters. This is a great opportunity to meet someone new whether you are a first timer or a Keystone veteran looking to reach out and meet new people!

 
Friday
12:00P
Ticketed Event
Cis-Gender Spouse/SO Luncheon at the Lancaster Brewing Company
Duration: 1+30
Location: Hotel Lobby

Mrs. Karen
Lehman
(Biography)

Ms. Kate.
Weber
(Biography)

Ms. Susan
Bienvenu
(Biography)
Hosted by SO Program Directors, cis-gender spouses or significant others (cis-gender only) are invited to join others for an offsite luncheon at Note Bistro. Please meet in the hotel lobby at 11:45 am. Note features a menu that pairs European inspired cuisine with a modern flair with an interesting and eclectic wine list. Their culinary team oversees a seasonally changing menu that spotlights fresh ingredients prepared from scratch as well as inspired and creative daily specials.

Bus leaves the hotel lobby promptly at 12:00 pm.

 
Friday
1:30P
Social Event
Crossdresser Heaven Meet-up
Duration: 1+30
Location: TBD

TBA
Come meet the friends you've made on crossdresserheaven.com! Put faces to names and share your experiences. It was great last year and promises to be more of the same!

Crossdresserheaven.com is a safe and supportive site for crossdressers to chat, share experiences, ask questions and find common interests. There are different forums for intros, fashion, daily life and even a forum for spouses & significant others who want to find out more about why individuals crossdress. Basic membership is free and includes space to upload up to five photos. Other plans are available for a fee.

 
Friday
2:00P
Workshop
Workshops/Panel Discussions
Duration: 1+15
Location: TBA
Workshop/Panel Discussions details are posted mid to late January.

 
Friday
3:30P
Workshop
Workshops/Panel Discussions
Duration: 1+15
Location: TBA
Workshop/Panel Discussions details are posted mid to late January.

 
Friday
5:30P
Social Event
Family Reception
Duration: 1+30
Location: TBD

Ms. Holly
Evans
(Biography)
Join us for a reception specifically geared toward family members and their youth. If you are a parent, caregiver, teenager, or child this will be a great time to meet other families and make some friendships that might last forever! See you there!

 
Friday
5:30P
Social Event
Second Annual All-Gender Cornhole Social
Duration: 3+00
Location: TBD
Following on the huge success of last year's cornhole event, this year we are opening the event up to anyone who would like to participate. Boards will be setup for those who want to play. Cornhole is a fun and competitive sport everyone can play no matter their gender, age or even ability. Learn to play in minutes and love it for a lifetime.

 
Friday
5:30P
Ticketed Event
Women, Wine and Wealth
Duration: 2+00
Location: TBD

Ms. Beth
McKinley
(Biography)

Natalie
Kratzer
(Biography)

Mrs. Cassandra
Storm
(Biography)

Ms. Kristy
Snow
(Biography)
Are you financially prepared to live the life you want now and in the future? Are you capable of protecting your most valuable assets? Are you at a place in life where you are ready to give back and pay it forward? Whether the answer is yes or no, do not fear; instead join us for a fabulous wine tasting cocktail party with the Hilton Somelier as you grow your confidence in your financial future. Familiar faces include your hosts Beth McKinley and Natalie Kratzer of Thrivent Roots Financial Group along with Keystone co-chairs Cassandra Storm and Kristy Snow to name a few. We will be sharing the stories of six women who have figured out a few things about money—and enriched their lives in ways that are about so much more. This first ever event at Keystone will leave you feeling empowered and prepared to feel financially secure in your authentic life now and in the future.
No products will be sold.

 
Friday
6:00P
Signup Activity
Guy's Night Out - Bowling with Buddies
Duration: 3+30
Location: Hotel Lobby

Mr. Mason
Luke
(Biography)

Tesla
Taliaferro
Transmen, Nonbinary Pals, and their significant others are invited to join this event. Get away from the hotel for the evening for some food and fun. Come strikeout on the lanes while building friendships.

 
Friday
6:00P
Ticketed Event
Hollywood Casino & Penn National Race Track
Duration: 4+00
Location: TBD

Ms. Suzane
Oliva
(Biography)
Dining at Hollywood is always a special experience. They offer a variety of choices, each with its own special flair, unique flavors, and the kind of red-carpet service you deserve. Take a look at the following page to see what they’ve got and get a taste of Hollywood. Hollywood Casino features over 2,450 reel, video slot and video poker machines ranging from one penny to $100, with all the hottest games currently available. And with over 50 table games and 16 poker tables, Hollywood Casino has a game for everyone.

Dinner at individual expense. Bus leaves the hotel promptly at 6:00 pm. Don't forget your bus ticket and a photo ID! The casino will check to see that you have an ID--not what the picture looks like!

 
Friday
7:00P
Social Event
Keystone Bingo!
Duration: 2+30
Location: TBD

Jenny Jensen
Bingo is back! Keystone . Returning as the consequential Keystone Bingo Queen, Jenny Jensen will lead Bingo Bellowers through oodles of fun packed games. Bingo is set in the casual hotel atmosphere You'll be among friends and supporters looking for a great time and a chance to win some valuable prizes. So, slip into something cute and comfortable, grab your purse and plan on going to Keystone Bingo. Guys are welcome too so don’t be shy, plenty of fun there for you too.

 
Friday
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.
 
Friday
9:00P
Social Event
Friday Night Dance Party
Duration: 3+00
Location: TBD

Ray Smith
Come join us for the Friday Night Keystone Dance Party hosted by DJ Ray!



Our Conference Sponsors

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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


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