Events

Serving the LGBTQ+ Community of Southern Nevada

The Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Southern Nevada, a community-based organization, supports and promotes activities directed at furthering the well-being, positive image, and human rights of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer community, its allies, and low to moderate income residents in Southern Nevada.

Upcoming Events

2020-09-18 - Gender Trans.lations

Gender Trans.lations

Gender Translations celebrates people of all gender and expressions, provides peer-facilitated support, community-building opportunities, and connections for resources for transgender, genderqueer, genderfluid, agender, gender-nonconforming, intersex.
Friday, September 18th
2020-09-18 - Narcotics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous

12-Step NA - Dope Free Fridays
Friday, September 18th
2020-09-18 - The L Group Chat n' More

The L Group Chat n' More

The L Group features a chat group on the 1st & 3rd Fridays of the month. Crafts on the second Friday and Lesbian Movie Night on the 4th Friday.
Friday, September 18th
2020-09-20 - Rainbow Praise Church Worship Service

Rainbow Praise Church Worship Service

This group is welcome to all genders, sexual orientations, and religious denominations.
Sunday, September 20th
2020-09-21 - Affirmations

Affirmations: LGBTQIA+ Affirmative Counseling

Community Counseling Center provides mental health and substance use counseling for all LGBTQIA+ identified people, their family, loved ones, and allies, with respect, support, and validation for personal identity. Call to set up appointments at 702-369-8700.
Monday, September 21st
2020-09-21 - David R. Parks Lending Library

David R. Parks Lending Library

Named by the community in honor of Nevada State Senator David Parks, our LGBTQIA+ focused lending library offers more than 4,000 books and hundreds of DVDs to borrow at no charge for two weeks.
Monday, September 21st
2020-09-21 - 12-Step: Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA)

12-Step: Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA)

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (S.L.A.A.) is a Twelve Step, Twelve Tradition-oriented fellowship based on the model pioneered by Alcoholics Anonymous
Monday, September 21st
2020-09-21 - Crystal Meth Anonymous

Crystal Meth Anonymous

Crystal Meth Anonymous is open to all genders and sexual orientations
Monday, September 21st
2020-09-21 - Bi/Pansexual Discussion Group

Bi/Pansexual Discussion Group

A space for bi-sexual and pansexual people to discuss topics of coming out, representation in the media, agency, erasure, isolation, gender dynamics & paradigms, and the nature of gendered attractions and more!
Monday, September 21st
2020-09-22 - Name and Gender Marker Change Workshop

Name and Gender Marker Change Workshop

Assistance filling out applications for name and gender marker changes for gender identity!
Monday, September 21st
2020-09-22 - Affirmations

Affirmations: LGBTQIA+ Affirmative Counseling

Community Counseling Center provides mental health and substance use counseling for all LGBTQIA+ identified people, their family, loved ones, and allies, with respect, support, and validation for personal identity. Call to set up appointments at 702-369-8700.
Tuesday, September 22nd
2020-09-22 - David R. Parks Lending Library

David R. Parks Lending Library

Named by the community in honor of Nevada State Senator David Parks, our LGBTQIA+ focused lending library offers more than 4,000 books and hundreds of DVDs to borrow at no charge for two weeks.
Tuesday, September 22nd
2020-09-22 - Medicaid & SNAP Sign up

Medicaid & SNAP Sign up

Assistance with applications for Medicaid and food assistance from Olive Crest
Tuesday, September 22nd
2020-09-22 - Virtual Tutoring: K-12 and Undergrad

Virtual Tutoring: K-12 and Undergrad

@thecenterlv & @qvolutionlv are providing on-line tutoring while our center is closed during this time. Continuity in the face of uncertainty eases anxiety. No matter what your academic goals are, we can help!
Tuesday, September 22nd
2020-09-22 - QVolution Youth Program

QVolution Youth Program

QVolution is designed to meet the social, support, recreation, and development needs of LGBTQIA+ and ally youth ages 13 to 24.
Tuesday, September 22nd
2020-09-22 - Fostering Equality

Fostering Equality

Fostering Equality is a group designed to support LGBTQ foster parents or those wishing to become foster parents.
Tuesday, September 22nd
2020-09-22 - Living Well

Living Well

Living Well is a compassionate life support group for persons living with HIV / AIDS. All HIV+ individuals are welcome to attend regardless of age, gender, or history of their HIV diagnosis. For more information please contact HIV Services at 702-733-9800.
Tuesday, September 22nd
2020-09-22 - Bi/Pandemonium: Bisexual, Pansexual Las Vegas

Bi/Pandemonium: Bisexual, Pansexual Las Vegas

A space for bisexual and pansexual people to discuss topics of coming out, representation in the media, agency, erasure, isolation, gender dynamics and paradigms, the nature of gendered attractions, the joy of diversity, and more!
Tuesday, September 22nd
2020-09-22 - Alchoholics Anonymous

12-Step: AA

 Alcoholics Anonymous (Lambda) is open to all genders and sexual orientations
Tuesday, September 22nd
2020-09-22 - Latecomers

Latecomers

Latecomers - It's Never Too Late! Join this peer-led group for acceptance, friendship, and guidance for people ages 40+ coming out as LGBTQ+.
Tuesday, September 22nd
2020-09-23 - Affirmations

Affirmations: LGBTQIA+ Affirmative Counseling

Community Counseling Center provides mental health and substance use counseling for all LGBTQIA+ identified people, their family, loved ones, and allies, with respect, support, and validation for personal identity. Call to set up appointments at 702-369-8700.
Wednesday, September 23rd
2020-09-23 - David R. Parks Lending Library

David R. Parks Lending Library

Named by the community in honor of Nevada State Senator David Parks, our LGBTQIA+ focused lending library offers more than 4,000 books and hundreds of DVDs to borrow at no charge for two weeks.
Wednesday, September 23rd
2020-09-23 - Wize Womyn

Wize Womyn

THIS IS AN INDEPENDENT, PEER-LED GROUP. Wize Womyn is for mature lesbians who come together at least weekly, usually at noon followed by lunch, to get acquainted and discuss topics of interest. Frequently, other social activities may include: movies, concerts, dinners, local social events, picnics, and dances. Wize Womyn holds regular meetings Wednesdays at The Center at noon.
Wednesday, September 23rd
2020-09-23 - Comprehensive Sex Education

Comprehensive Sex Education

Since 2014, The Center has offered no-cost Comprehensive Sex Education classes to Vegas-area teens 13-18. Each class teaches comprehensive sex education with LGBTQIA2 inclusion. Young people will learn about communication, protection, contraception, consent, abstinence and making healthy choices.
Wednesday, September 23rd
2020-09-23 - The Writer Workshop

The Writer Workshop

The Writer Workshop helps LGBTQIA+ writers of all experience levels develop their writing skills through feedback and critique in a supportive and safe environment.
Wednesday, September 23rd
2020-09-23 - Gay Men's Forum

Gay Men's Forum

Men's Forum is designed to promote self-discovery through personal environment. Open to all men who identify as gay or bisexual.
Wednesday, September 23rd
2020-09-23 - Alchoholics Anonymous

12-Step: AA

 Alcoholics Anonymous (Lambda) is open to all genders and sexual orientations
Wednesday, September 23rd
2020-09-24 - Affirmations

Affirmations: LGBTQIA+ Affirmative Counseling

Community Counseling Center provides mental health and substance use counseling for all LGBTQIA+ identified people, their family, loved ones, and allies, with respect, support, and validation for personal identity. Call to set up appointments at 702-369-8700.
Thursday, September 24th
2020-09-24 - David R. Parks Lending Library

David R. Parks Lending Library

Named by the community in honor of Nevada State Senator David Parks, our LGBTQIA+ focused lending library offers more than 4,000 books and hundreds of DVDs to borrow at no charge for two weeks.
Thursday, September 24th
2020-09-24 - Virtual Tutoring: K-12 and Undergrad

Virtual Tutoring: K-12 and Undergrad

@thecenterlv & @qvolutionlv are providing on-line tutoring while our center is closed during this time. Continuity in the face of uncertainty eases anxiety. No matter what your academic goals are, we can help!
Thursday, September 24th
2020-09-24 - Switch+ Trans* Clothing Swap

Switch+ Trans* Clothing Swap

Free clothing and cosmetics for the trans community. Open to everyone! the first 7 items are free for trans, genderqueer, gender-nonconforming, and intersex community. Only $1 per item for cis members! Donations accepted during Center hours.
Thursday, September 24th
2020-09-24 - QVolution Youth Program

QVolution Youth Program

QVolution is designed to meet the social, support, recreation, and development needs of LGBTQIA+ and ally youth ages 13 to 24.
Thursday, September 24th
2020-09-24 - Fabulous Life Skills Program

Fabulous Life Skills Program

Personal and professional empowerment, classes, education, employment, finance, computer skills, grooming, legal needs.
Thursday, September 24th
2020-09-24 - Equality Nevada Bingo

Family Bingo (All ages)

Equality Nevada and The LGBTQ Center present Family Bingo!
Thursday, September 24th
2020-09-24 - Intersex Connect

Intersex Connect

Intersex Connect is a supportive, peer-facilitated discussion group for intersex people.
Thursday, September 24th
2020-09-24 - Alchoholics Anonymous

12-Step: AA

 Alcoholics Anonymous (Lambda) is open to all genders and sexual orientations
Thursday, September 24th
2020-09-24 - Polyamory Discussion Group

Polyamory Discussion Group

Discuss polyamorous relationships (ethical nonmonogamy involving emotionally intimate relationships with the knowledge and consent of multiple partners).
Thursday, September 24th
2020-09-25 - Affirmations

Affirmations: LGBTQIA+ Affirmative Counseling

Community Counseling Center provides mental health and substance use counseling for all LGBTQIA+ identified people, their family, loved ones, and allies, with respect, support, and validation for personal identity. Call to set up appointments at 702-369-8700.
Friday, September 25th
2020-09-25 - David R. Parks Lending Library

David R. Parks Lending Library

Named by the community in honor of Nevada State Senator David Parks, our LGBTQIA+ focused lending library offers more than 4,000 books and hundreds of DVDs to borrow at no charge for two weeks.
Friday, September 25th
2020-09-25 - Queer Jobs / Housing Drop-In

Queer Jobs / Housing Drop-In

Provides a gender-inclusive space where volunteers assist with applications, resumes, cover letters, interview prep, and to find queer-inclusive employers who are hiring.
Friday, September 25th
2020-09-25 - Free Tutoring and Test Prep

Free Tutoring and Test Prep

Receive free assistance in most subjects and on most standardized tests from a top-scoring, experienced instructor! Open to the public. #MCAT #LSAT #SAT #ACT #GED #GRE #GMAT #Calculus #Physics #Chemistry
Friday, September 25th
2020-09-25 - Switch+ Trans* Clothing Swap

Switch+ Trans* Clothing Swap

Free clothing and cosmetics for the trans community. Open to everyone! the first 7 items are free for trans, genderqueer, gender-nonconforming, and intersex community. Only $1 per item for cis members! Donations accepted during Center hours.
Friday, September 25th
2020-09-25 - Gender Trans.lations

Gender Trans.lations

Gender Translations celebrates people of all gender and expressions, provides peer-facilitated support, community-building opportunities, and connections for resources for transgender, genderqueer, genderfluid, agender, gender-nonconforming, intersex.
Friday, September 25th
2020-09-25 - Narcotics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous

12-Step NA - Dope Free Fridays
Friday, September 25th
2020-09-25 - The L Group Chat n' More

The L Group Chat n' More

The L Group features a chat group on the 1st & 3rd Fridays of the month. Crafts on the second Friday and Lesbian Movie Night on the 4th Friday.
Friday, September 25th
2020-09-25 - The Bears Group!

The Bears Group!

A group for bears and their admirers to meet new friends and build a stronger community!
Friday, September 25th

Trans/Gender Diversity Events

Bi/Pandemonium: Bisexual, Pansexual Las Vegas

Bi/Pandemonium: Bisexual, Pansexual Las Vegas

A space for bisexual and pansexual people to discuss topics of coming out, representation in the media, agency, erasure, isolation, gender dynamics and paradigms, the nature of gendered attractions, the joy of diversity, and more!
Fabulous Life Skills Program

Fabulous Life Skills Program

Personal and professional empowerment, classes, education, employment, finance, computer skills, grooming, legal needs.
Gender Trans.lations

Gender Trans.lations

Gender Translations celebrates people of all gender and expressions, provides peer-facilitated support, community-building opportunities, and connections for resources for transgender, genderqueer, genderfluid, agender, gender-nonconforming, intersex.
Guy Talk

Guy Talk

Guy Talk is a peer-facilitated supportive discussion group for transmasculine or masculine-identifying trans and gender diverse people, as well as those who are questioning this for themselves. The group aims to create a safer space for folks to discuss and share experiences, ask questions, find resources and build community.
Intersex Connect

Intersex Connect

Intersex Connect is a supportive, peer-facilitated discussion group for intersex people.
Name and Gender Marker Change Workshop

Name and Gender Marker Change Workshop

Assistance filling out applications for name and gender marker changes for gender identity!
Out of the Gender Box

Out of the Gender Box

Queer Jobs / Housing Drop-In

Queer Jobs / Housing Drop-In

Provides a gender-inclusive space where volunteers assist with applications, resumes, cover letters, interview prep, and to find queer-inclusive employers who are hiring.
Switch+ Trans* Clothing Swap

Switch+ Trans* Clothing Swap

Free clothing and cosmetics for the trans community. Open to everyone! the first 7 items are free for trans, genderqueer, gender-nonconforming, and intersex community. Only $1 per item for cis members! Donations accepted during Center hours.
TFemme

TFemme

Women's Fest

Women's Fest

Vegas Women’s Fest is a volunteer-led, FREE community celebration for all women facilitating meaningful connections among the LGBTQ+ community (and our allies) in Southern Nevada. Our event is intentionally inclusive of families, male-identified and non-binary individuals. ALL are welcome to join in the main festival!

Youth Events

Comprehensive Sex Education

Comprehensive Sex Education

Since 2014, The Center has offered no-cost Comprehensive Sex Education classes to Vegas-area teens 13-18. Each class teaches comprehensive sex education with LGBTQIA2 inclusion. Young people will learn about communication, protection, contraception, consent, abstinence and making healthy choices.
Equality Nevada Bingo

Family Bingo (All ages)

Equality Nevada and The LGBTQ Center present Family Bingo!
Pivot - Turning Points for LGBTQ Children & Families

Pivot - Turning Points for LGBTQ Children & Families

Pivot is a facilitator-led 6 week program at The Center for LGBTQ children and their families. Pivot is designed to support both the caregivers and the dependent by providing counselor-led support, education and community to ensure healthy outcomes. Pivot will meet each week in two rooms with two facilitators. One room will be for the kids, the other room for the adults in their lives who care for them. Every 6 weeks, both groups will meet together as a family to grow and support eachother. Email hreese@thecenterlv.org for more information.
QVirtual Youth Program

QVirtual Youth Program

QVirtual is online programming through Zoom and our Discord server for youth ages 13 - 24. Our goal is to keep youth that regularly attend our programs in person, connected to support services.
QVolution Youth Program

QVolution Youth Program

QVolution is designed to meet the social, support, recreation, and development needs of LGBTQIA+ and ally youth ages 13 to 24.
Safe Circles for Isolated Families and Youth (SCIFY)

Safe Circles for Isolated Families and Youth (SCIFY)

For families of children 5 and under, all races, genders, orientations, languages, documented/undocumented, foster, and LGBTQIA+ to find support and connection! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/M7FH5KF
Social Cirkish

Social Cirkish

Generously funded by the John C. Kish Foundation. Social CirKish is a series of free circus skills classes - juggling, clowning, high wire, acrobats and more - for youth 10-19.
Virtual Tutoring: K-12 and Undergrad

Virtual Tutoring: K-12 and Undergrad

@thecenterlv & @qvolutionlv are providing on-line tutoring while our center is closed during this time. Continuity in the face of uncertainty eases anxiety. No matter what your academic goals are, we can help!
Youth Prom

Youth Prom

Every Spring, Qvolution hosts an inclusive Prom for 13 to 24-year-olds. At our Prom, youth can be their authentic selves, and bring who they want to as their date. LGBTQ youth have the opportunity to enjoy themselves in a safe environment, without fear of bullying or harassment. We never charge entrance for our prom, to ensure all youth have access.

HIV/AIDS Events

7th Annual HIV Summit

Ending the HIV Epidemic: Boots on the Ground

Please join us for the 7th Annual HIV Summit, "Ending the HIV Epidemic: Boots on the Ground."
HIV 101 (Prevention Training)

HIV 101 (Prevention Training)

This course provides an overview of essential facts about HIV / AIDS, transmission, prevention, casual contact, testing procedures, state laws and regulations, medications, and services available to Clark County residents living with HIV / AIDS. Cost is $50
Living Well

Living Well

Living Well is a compassionate life support group for persons living with HIV / AIDS. All HIV+ individuals are welcome to attend regardless of age, gender, or history of their HIV diagnosis. For more information please contact HIV Services at 702-733-9800.
Med-Time

Med-Time

Med-Time is an HIV / AIDS health education dinner and learn program. The program provides an opportunity for HIV Positive individuals to learn about medication options and treatment adherence, as well as meet with a pharmacist one-on-one to review all of your medications. Ask questions, discuss any barriers you may be experiencing or any problems accessing your medication. There is no charge to attend.

Addiction Recovery Groups

Alchoholics Anonymous

12-Step: AA

 Alcoholics Anonymous (Lambda) is open to all genders and sexual orientations
12-Step: Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA)

12-Step: Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA)

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (S.L.A.A.) is a Twelve Step, Twelve Tradition-oriented fellowship based on the model pioneered by Alcoholics Anonymous
Crystal Meth Anonymous

Crystal Meth Anonymous

Crystal Meth Anonymous is open to all genders and sexual orientations
Narcotics Anonymous

Narcotics Anonymous

12-Step NA - Dope Free Fridays

Cultural Diversity Events

Black LGBTQ Group

Black LGBTQ Group

This social support group provides the Black LGBTQIA+ community a space to meet, network and discuss various topics.
SN Asian Pacific Islander Queer Society

SN Asian Pacific Islander Queer Society (SNAPIQ)

Serving the Asian, Pacific Islander, and Desi-American community through education, awareness, advocacy with social and cultural activities.

Family Groups

Equality Nevada Bingo

Family Bingo (All ages)

Equality Nevada and The LGBTQ Center present Family Bingo!
Fostering Equality

Fostering Equality

Fostering Equality is a group designed to support LGBTQ foster parents or those wishing to become foster parents.
PFLAG

PFLAG

10 am - Volunteer / Business Meeting 11 am - Support group: Education and support for friends and family of LGBTQIA+
Pivot - Turning Points for LGBTQ Children & Families

Pivot - Turning Points for LGBTQ Children & Families

Pivot is a facilitator-led 6 week program at The Center for LGBTQ children and their families. Pivot is designed to support both the caregivers and the dependent by providing counselor-led support, education and community to ensure healthy outcomes. Pivot will meet each week in two rooms with two facilitators. One room will be for the kids, the other room for the adults in their lives who care for them. Every 6 weeks, both groups will meet together as a family to grow and support eachother. Email hreese@thecenterlv.org for more information.
Safe Circles for Isolated Families and Youth (SCIFY)

Safe Circles for Isolated Families and Youth (SCIFY)

For families of children 5 and under, all races, genders, orientations, languages, documented/undocumented, foster, and LGBTQIA+ to find support and connection! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/M7FH5KF

Community Partner Events

Lambda Business Lunch

Lambda Business Lunch

Lambda Lunches are held the 2nd Wednesday of every month. Lunches are open to members and guests and feature a business or community topic each month and is a great way to meet other memebers. Purchase your lunch tickets online for faster check-in!

Womens Events

TFemme

TFemme

The L Group Chat n' More

The L Group Chat n' More

The L Group features a chat group on the 1st & 3rd Fridays of the month. Crafts on the second Friday and Lesbian Movie Night on the 4th Friday.
Wize Womyn

Wize Womyn

THIS IS AN INDEPENDENT, PEER-LED GROUP. Wize Womyn is for mature lesbians who come together at least weekly, usually at noon followed by lunch, to get acquainted and discuss topics of interest. Frequently, other social activities may include: movies, concerts, dinners, local social events, picnics, and dances. Wize Womyn holds regular meetings Wednesdays at The Center at noon.
Women's Fest

Women's Fest

Vegas Women’s Fest is a volunteer-led, FREE community celebration for all women facilitating meaningful connections among the LGBTQ+ community (and our allies) in Southern Nevada. Our event is intentionally inclusive of families, male-identified and non-binary individuals. ALL are welcome to join in the main festival!

Mens Events

Gay Men's Forum

Gay Men's Forum

Men's Forum is designed to promote self-discovery through personal environment. Open to all men who identify as gay or bisexual.
Guy Talk

Guy Talk

Guy Talk is a peer-facilitated supportive discussion group for transmasculine or masculine-identifying trans and gender diverse people, as well as those who are questioning this for themselves. The group aims to create a safer space for folks to discuss and share experiences, ask questions, find resources and build community.
The Bears Group!

The Bears Group!

A group for bears and their admirers to meet new friends and build a stronger community!

Senior Events

Latecomers

Latecomers

Latecomers - It's Never Too Late! Join this peer-led group for acceptance, friendship, and guidance for people ages 40+ coming out as LGBTQ+.
Wize Womyn

Wize Womyn

THIS IS AN INDEPENDENT, PEER-LED GROUP. Wize Womyn is for mature lesbians who come together at least weekly, usually at noon followed by lunch, to get acquainted and discuss topics of interest. Frequently, other social activities may include: movies, concerts, dinners, local social events, picnics, and dances. Wize Womyn holds regular meetings Wednesdays at The Center at noon.

Military & Veteran Events

L G B T Q I A Warriors

L G B T Q I A Warriors

Call to all LGBTQIA VETS 🇺🇸 We meet on the first Monday of every month from 6pm - 8pm at The Center.

Personal Relationship Events

Bi/Pandemonium: Bisexual, Pansexual Las Vegas

Bi/Pandemonium: Bisexual, Pansexual Las Vegas

A space for bisexual and pansexual people to discuss topics of coming out, representation in the media, agency, erasure, isolation, gender dynamics and paradigms, the nature of gendered attractions, the joy of diversity, and more!
Bi/Pansexual Discussion Group

Bi/Pansexual Discussion Group

A space for bi-sexual and pansexual people to discuss topics of coming out, representation in the media, agency, erasure, isolation, gender dynamics & paradigms, and the nature of gendered attractions and more!
Polyamory Discussion Group

Polyamory Discussion Group

Discuss polyamorous relationships (ethical nonmonogamy involving emotionally intimate relationships with the knowledge and consent of multiple partners).

Sponsors

Bluebird Barbers

Boyd Gaming

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IRSCDE

Kraft Sussman Funeral Services

Lambda Business Assocation

Las Vegas Pride

Las Vegas Prime Timers

Las Vegas Review-Journal

MGM Resorts International

NGRA

QLife

Shulman Family Foundation

Southwest Airlines

The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas

The Valley Heatlh System

Wynn Las Vegas

Zappos!