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  • Monday, May 20, 2019 at 03:00 PM
    Center Lane in Yonkers, NY

    Youth Drop-In: Yonkers

    The Youth Drop In is run by Center Lane staff at their Yonkers Location. Center Lane Youth Drop-in is an informal gathering for LGBTQ Youth. Drop-in is a safe space that allows you to chat with friends and friendly people in a welcoming environment.

    Center Lane Yonkers.
    6th Floor, Room #7
    30 S Broadway, Yonkers, NY 10701


    The Center Lane LGBTQ Youth Drop-In in Yonkers is from 6:30pm-8:30pm

    Next Meeting Dates:

    • Tuesday, May 28th
    • Friday, TBD

    Center Lane is where LGBTQ+ youth ages 13-21 create community, connect with LGBTQ culture, and contribute to the world.  Our groups are welcoming spaces facilitated by caring, supportive, and knowledgable adults in an affirming space where participants can make friends, discuss issues that are important to them, and problem-solve with the help of their peers.  Our Program Center provides structured programming in which participants learn from our staff, community mentors, and each other to enhance skills and access services, while building community with other LGBTQ-identified teens.  Visit our website for more information and a current schedule of programs and activities:  www.centerlaneny.org

  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 11:30 AM
    The LOFT: LGBT Community Center in White Plains, NY

    Silver Connections 3rd Tuesday Open House

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    The LOFT's 55 and older LGBT Senior Outreach program, Silver Connections, Open Houses feature a light lunch and a speaker on topics of health, wellness, diversity, entertainment, and education.

    Silver Connections Open Houses run on the 2nd Saturday and 4th Tuesday of every month from 11:30am-1:00pm.

    Due to the Memorial Day holiday, the regular 4th Tuesday meeting is being held on the third Tuesday this month.


    3rd Tuesday Open House | Tues., May 21st, 11:30am-1pm | Lunch Provided

    Memorial Day BBQ

    Enjoy hot dogs, hamburgers, veggie burgers and more at The LOFT's 4th annual Memorial Day Picnic!


    The LOFT's Silver Connections program is made possible by grants from the Westchester County Department of Senior Programs and Services, New York State Department of Health, New York State Office for Aging, and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

    WHEN
    May 21, 2019 at 11:30am - 1pm
    WHERE
    The LOFT: LGBT Community Services Center
    252 Bryant Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    United States
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    CONTACT
    Shepard Verbas · shepard@loftgaycenter.org · 914-948-2932 ex 13
  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 06:30 PM

    Young Adult Transgender Peer Support Group

    The Young Adult Transgender Peer Support Group is open to all trans, transgender, non binary, and gender nonconforming people between the ages 18 to 29. This group is open topic, and drop in based.

    The LOFT: LGBT Community Services Center
    252 Bryant Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605


    The Young Adult Transgender Peer Support Group meets on the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of every month from 6:30pm to 8:00pm.

    Next Meetings: May 7th and May 21st


     

    LOFT Peer Support Groups are open topic drop-in groups. There is no need to preregister and no fee to attend. Donations are welcome. They are lead by facilitators who identify as peers with those in attendance.

    There is no fee to attend discussion groups but a $5 donation is suggested, more if you can, less if you can’t.  Fees related to activities are to the responsibility of participants.

  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 06:30 PM

    Al-Anon ACC

    Al-Anon Adult Child (AAC) is a support group for the friends and families of problem drinkers.

    The LOFT: LGBT Community Services Center
    252 Bryant Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605


    Al-Anon meets weekly on Tuesday evenings from 6:30pm to 7:30pm.

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    LOFT Peer Support Groups are open topic drop-in groups. There is no need to preregister and no fee to attend. Donations are welcome. They are led by facilitators who identify as peers with those in attendance.

    There is no fee to attend discussion groups but a $5 donation is suggested, more if you can, less if you can’t.  Fees related to activities are to the responsibility of participants.

  • Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 07:30 PM

    Men's Peer Support Group

    The Gay Men's Peer Support Group is an open topic group run by a trained facilitator for men who identify as gay, bisexual or are questioning their sexuality.

    The LOFT: LGBT Community Services Center
    252 Bryant Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605


    The Men's Group takes place on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday evenings of each month from 7:30pm to 9:00pm.

    Next meetings: Tuesday, May 7th and May 21st


    LOFT Peer Support Groups are open topic drop-in groups. There is no need to preregister and no fee to attend. Donations are welcome. They are led by facilitators who identify as peers with those in attendance.

    There is no fee to attend discussion groups but a $5 donation is suggested, more if you can, less if you can’t.  Fees related to activities are to the responsibility of participants.

  • Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 06:00 PM
    Hudson River Museum in Yonkers, NY

    Reading of Street Theater

    Join Hudson River Museum to kick off Pride Month with a concert reading of Doric Wilson’s 1981 play Street Theater, the signature production of The Other Side of Silence (TOSOS), NYC’s longest running LGBTQ+ theater company, that focuses on the 90 minutes prior to the Stonewall uprising on June 28, 1969.

    The performance takes place in the gallery where Can I Get a Witness: Photographs by Herb Snitzer is on view; followed by a special reception with the cast and crew. Recommended for ages 14+.

    Company: The Other Side of Silence (TOSOS)

    Play: Street Theater

    Playwright: Doric Wilson

    Director: Mark Finley

    Cast: Tim Abrams, Chris Andersson, Peter Boruchowitz, Christopher Borg, Eilis Cahill, Johnathan Cedano, Desmond Dutcher, Chris Harcum, Russell Jordan, Jeremy Lawrence, Michael Lynch, Rebecca Nyahay

    Co-sponsored by TOSOS and Yonkers Pride.

    #YonkersPride
    #Stonewall50

  • Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 06:30 PM

    TransParentcy Youth Group

    This group is run by Center Lane:

    TransParentcy is run by Center Lane staff at The LOFT center in White Plains. TransParentcy is a group for transgender, non binary, and gender nonconforming youth (ages 13-21) and their parents/guardians. During this meeting, both youth and parents/guardians meet with Center Lane staff to have their own separately held support groups.

    The LOFT: LGBT Community Services Center
    252 Bryant Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605


    TransParentcy meets at The LOFT on the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of every month from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.  TransParentcy (Youth Only) meets on the 3rd Wednesday of every month from 6:30pm-8:30pm.

    Next Meetings: Wednesday, May 8th and May 22nd

  • Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 06:30 PM
    The LOFT: LGBT Community Center in White Plains, NY

    Pride Chorus

    Love to sing? Pride chorus meets for rehearsals! Every Wednesday from 6:30pm-7:30pm.

    The LOFT has formed an Pride Chorus. The chorus is co-ed, requires no audition process and is lead by professional music director Zack Wright. Read more about Zack below.

    The LOFT's Pride Chorus strives to reflect the diversity within our communities.  We are a blending of voices representing all different sexual orientations, gender identities, ages, races, abilities and music/choral histories.

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    Next Meetings: Wednesday, May 1st, May 8th, May 15th, May22nd and May 29th

    Anyone with a passion to sing in a chorus/choir is welcome to join The LOFT's Pride Chorus. No chorus experience necessary.


    There is no required fee to participate in The LOFT's Pride Chorus but donations are welcome.  The chorus has two seasons each year with a Summer break in-between.  The suggested donation per season is $50.00, more if you can, less if you can't.  If you joined a season mid-way, a $5.00 donation per rehearsal is suggested. The donations are used to give music director Zack Wright a stipend for volunteering his professional expertise to the chorus' development, the purchase of sheet music, rehearsals fees when the chorus practices in MUMC rooms, and any performance related expenses.

    Donations are not limited to members of the chorus....family, friends and fans of the chorus are welcome and encouraged to give. Thank you for helping keep songs in our hearts.

    Click here to donate to The LOFT's  Pride Chorus.


    About Pride Chorus leader, Zack Wright:

    Zack Wright, a native of Georgia, holds a bachelors degree in Music Education with Choral Emphasis from the Schwob School of Music at Columbus State University. After graduating, Zack spent three years working as a teacher and musician in Chicago. He was Assistant Choral Director at Hubbard High School (a Chicago Public School), resident Music Director at the Northbrook Children's Theatre Company, and accompanist for the Northbrook Community Choir. In 2015, Zack moved to White Plains, NY to begin teaching at The Harvey School in Katonah, NY. Additionally, Zack is a music director at the Westchester Sandbox Theatre and Coordinator of Music and Worship at Memorial United Methodist Church, where The LOFT: LGBT Community Center is located.


     

    LOFT Social Groups are open groups which welcome everyone ages 18 and over. There is no need to preregister and no fee to attend. Donations are welcome. They are lead by facilitators who identify as peers with those in attendance.

    There is no fee to attend groups but a $5 donation is suggested, more if you can, less if you can’t.  Fees related to activities are to the responsibility of participants.

  • Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 11:00 AM

    Spirituality Support & Discussion

    The Spirituality Support & Discussion Group is a meeting for all over 18 to discover, rekindle, or live in faith and/or spirituality. Individuals of any belief system are welcome to participate in discussion, share experiences, questions/concerns, and seek advice with other spiritual individuals.


    This group meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month from 11:00am to 12:30pm.

    Next meetings: May 8th and May 22nd

    Both open topic discussion groups: Share thoughts and experiences that interest you, and reflect with others.


    LOFT Peer Support Groups are open topic drop-in groups. There is no need to preregister and no fee to attend. Donations are welcome. They are lead by facilitators who identify as peers with those in attendance.

    There is no fee to attend discussion groups but a $5 donation is suggested, more if you can, less if you can’t.  Fees related to activities are to the responsibility of participants.

  • Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 07:00 PM
    The LOFT: LGBT Community Center in White Plains, NY

    55+ Peer Support Group

    A peer support group specifically for LGBT people 55 and older!

    The 55+ Peer Support Group is an open-topic, peer-led, support group created to address the specific needs, challenges, and lives of people 55+.

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    May 23rd topic: Tackling feelings of loneliness - LGBT Older Adults are at least 2x as likely to live alone, which can cause feelings of loneliness and isolation.  Let's talk about these feelings together. You are NOT alone!

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    The 55+ Peer Support Group takes place the 2nd & 4th Thursdays of each month from 7:00pm-8:30pm.

    Next meetings: May 9th and May 23rd


    If you have questions about this group, or other 55+ programming offered at The LOFT, contact LOFT Assistant Director of Programs and Services, Shepard Verbas at shepard@loftgaycenter.org or (914) 943-2932 x1355__Group_Text_Image3.PNG


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    LOFT Peer Support Groups are open topic, drop-in groups. Groups are led by facilitators who identify as peers with those in attendance. There is no need to preregister and no fee to attend.

    Donations are welcome. Suggested donation is $5; more if you can, less if you can't. Fees related to activities are the responsibility of participants.

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