"Protecting Yourself and Your Loved Ones from Financial Elder Abuse and Senior Scams" with guest speaker, Sara E. Meyers, Esq.
Tuesday, February 28th | 11:30 AM-1:00 PM | Free
Join elder law attorney Sara E. Meyers, Esq., as she shares her insights on financial elder abuse and senior scams. Ms. Meyers will cover key signs of financial and personal elder abuse, typical scams that are targeted toward the senior population as well as the important estate planning documents to help protect against financial abuse as one ages.
Rockwood Hall | Intersection of Phelps Way and Kendal Way, Pleasantville, NY | Free
Sunday | February 12, 2023 | 10:00am-12:00pm
Join us for a beautiful outing around Rockwood Hall, the former estate of William Rockefeller. There is a small parking lot right by the intersection of Phelps Way and Kendal Way just after crossing over Rockwood Rd when arriving from the western end of the park. Rockwood Hall is on the northeastern side of Rockefeller State Park. We will hike approximately 3.5 miles and the trails are suitable for all skill levels.
Unity Table: Make a Mixtape Event! | Sunday-Feb 12 | @ LOFT | 11:30 AM-1:00 PM | FREE | Bring Your Own Signature Dish
Join us on Sunday, February 12th for a Galentines, Create Your Own Mix-Tape event! Galentines is a special way to celebrate platonic friendships! Celebrate friendship and love with delicious snacks as we discuss music and create our own mix tapes.
All are welcome!
"Obsidian Voices" | Poetry Event | Purchase College in the Harbor Room | February 17th-Friday | 6:30pm-8:30pm | Featuring Njambi Morgan and Cole Rivers
As part of The LOFT's celebration of Black History Month, we invite all to "Obsidian Voices," a poetry event that focuses on Black queer and Trans Artists who will be sharing their art and their experiences. This event will also be holding space for other poets who want to share their art with the audience. Poetry is one of the most beautiful forms of storytelling and some of the greatest storytellers are Black and Queer. Black History Month is a period of reflection and celebration and we want to celebrate our Black queer and trans artist, and all poets at this event!
Please come join us to learn more about the featured poets. Know your status and get an STI test, and earn a $25 gift card e-voucher.
LOFT Night OUT, is an evening of fun hosted at local LGBTQ+ Affirming venues in Westchester County. Come and join us for drinks, food, and entertainment. Meet new people, bring your friends, and have some fun! Socialize or join the evening fun, or do both.
Join The Inaugural Party!🎉
February 2, 2023-Thursday | 7-9 PM
Sing Sing Kill Brewery | 75 Spring Street Ossining, NY 10562 | No RSVP needed
"When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid." -Audre Lorde
February is Black History Month, and The LOFT is proud to celebrate and honor our Black LGBTQ+ family and community.
Special thanks to @rinam2001 for the incredible mural!
Come visit The LOFT in person to see it!
Celebrating Queer Berlin is the newest article in OUTSpoken, The LOFT’s Community Magazine in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day on January 27th.
"Perhaps the most shocking thing about Queer Berlin is how little most people know or understand its significance, especially the youngest most “queer-centric” generations. Queer Berlin is the birthplace of modern, Western, queer identity. Everything we are has so many of its origins in Berlin from the 1920s..."