LOFT Calendar

  • Thursday, May 09, 2019 at 07:00 PM
    The LOFT: LGBT Community Center in White Plains, NY

    Sexual Compulsives Anonymous (SCA)

    Sexual Compulsives Anonymous (SCA) is a 12-Step Recovery program for sexual compulsion, sex addiction and romantic obsession.

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    SCA meets weekly on Thursday evenings from 7:00pm-8:15pm.

    SCA's primary purpose is to stay sexually sober and to help others to achieve sexual sobriety. Members are encouraged to develop their own sexual recovery plan, and to define sexual sobriety for themselves.
    SCA is 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 from sexual compulsion.
  • Thursday, May 09, 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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    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.

  • Friday, May 10, 2019 at 10:00 AM

    Memorial Thrift Shop

    The Memorial Gift Shop is a thrift store co-run by The LOFT and MUMC.

    The shop is open Monday Thursday from 10am to 2pm, Fridays and Saturdays from 10am to 4pm. The shop is closed on Sundays. 


     

  • Friday, May 10, 2019 at 07:30 PM

    Lesbian Social Network

    The Lesbian Social Network (LSN) is an open topic group run by a trained peer facilitator for women, ages 18 and older, who identify as lesbian, bisexual, queer, or are questioning their sexuality.

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    The Lesbian Social Network meets every 2nd & 4th Friday of each month from 7:30pm-9:00pm.

    Next Meetings: Friday, May 10th & 24th

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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.

  • Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 10:00 AM

    Memorial Thrift Shop

    The Memorial Gift Shop is a thrift store co-run by The LOFT and MUMC.

    The shop is open Monday Thursday from 10am to 2pm, Fridays and Saturdays from 10am to 4pm. The shop is closed on Sundays. 


     

  • Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 10:00 AM

    Growing Families

    This program is presented in partnership with Hudson River Doulas

    Growing Families is a safe space for new and expecting parents and caregivers of babies from birth through age two to come for community, support, infant care questions, feeding help, wellness and reproductive health topics.

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    Growing Families meets on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 10:00am-12:00pm. This is a free program; donations are welcome!

    Next Meetings: Saturday, May 11th & June 8th


    About the facilitator:

    Court Durfee, RN, BSN, CLC, CD(DONA), HCHD is a Certified Lactation Counselor, nurse, birth & postpartum doula, and health educator. Court is a co-owner of Hudson River Doulas, providing pregnancy, birth, postpartum and lactation support for growing families in the mid-Hudson Valley region of New York. Court's educational background is in Community & Human Services, Healthcare Management, Nursing, and Early Childhood Education with ten years of experience in perinatal health. He is also currently working on his Masters in Nurse-Midwifery at Frontier Nursing University and is passionate about addressing LGBTQ+ healthcare disparities.


    To learn more about Hudson River Doulas, visit:

    hudsonriverdoulas.net | facebook.com/Hudson/River/Doulas @hudsonriverdoula


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  • Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 11:30 AM

    Silver Connections 2nd Saturday Open House

    Silver Connections is The LOFT's LGBT 55+ Senior Outreach Program.

    Silver Connections is designed to encourage socialization and continued learning in adults, ages 55 and older. The group holds meetings focused around learning new topics and skills, inter-generational conversation, peer support, and community outings.

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


    2nd Saturday Open House | Sat., May 11th, 11:30am-1pm | Lunch Provided

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    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.

  • Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 12:00 PM

    Aces Westchester

    Aces Westchester, an Asexual Discussion and Activity Group, is an open topic group run by a trained facilitator. The group is open to all who identify as Asexual. 

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    The group meets the 2nd Saturday of every month from 12:00pm-1:30pm. 

    Next Meeting: Saturday, May 11th


    Asexual Definition:

    An asexual is: “someone who does not experience sexual attraction.”
    Asexuality.org also notes, "Asexuals may regard other people as aesthetically
    attractive without feeling sexual attraction to them. Some asexual people also
    experience the desire of being affectionate to other people without it being sexual."


    Asexual Resources:


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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.

  • Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 04:00 PM

    Transgender Peer Support Group

    The Transgender Peer Support Group is an open topic group run by a trained facilitator for individuals who identify as transgender, transsexual, cross-dresser, gender variant, gender queer or intersex (18 and older). Partners of transgender group participants are also welcome.

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    This group takes place the 1st & 3rd Sundays of each month from 4:00pm to 5:30pm, and the 2nd & 4th Saturdays of each month from 5:30pm to 7:00pm.

    Next meetings:

    • Sunday, May 5th & 19th at 4:00pm
    • Saturday, May 11th & 25th at 5:30pm


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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 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.

  • Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 06:00 PM

    Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

    Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) is an open and supportive group of people seeking to handle and recover from their problematic drinking.

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    AA meets weekly on Saturday evenings from 6:00pm to 7:00pm.

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