Save the Date for OLOC’s 2019 National Gathering!
August 21–25, 2019
Embassy Suites Hilton Hotel
Columbus, Ohio

OLOC is very excited to announce the date and location of our next Gathering!

Wednesday, August 21 will be the second Lesbians of Color Celebration, following the very successful first Intensive in Tampa, Florida in August 2017.

Planning is in the early stages, so if you have suggestions, send them to info@oloc.org. Start thinking about workshop proposals!

The Embassy Suites, with 224 suites, was renovated in October 2016. The rooms offer 500 square feet of space (living room and separate bedroom), refrigerator, microwave, and 42-inch flat-screen HDTVs.

The rate is $124/night. Rooms can easily fit 2–4 Lesbians. Features include:

  • Located 15 minutes from Port Columbus International Airport and Ohio State University Airport
  • Complimentary shuttle service within five miles, including the airport and Easton Towne Center (indoor/outdoor shopping and dining)
  • 4,500 square foot atrium with lush greenery and a water feature
  • Free made-to-order breakfast and free Evening Reception (drinks and snacks in the open-air atrium)
  • Full-service restaurant
  • Complimentary WiFi
  • Walking track and fitness center
  • Complimentary parking


Breakfast Area

Indoor Portion of the Pool (there is also an outdoor portion)

There will be much more information available as the time gets closer.
We hope to see you in Columbus!