Meet LOFT artist in residence, Sphynxx Deity, a recipient of the Artist Employment Program (AEP) grant from Creatives Rebuild New York (CRNY).
Sphnyxx will be hosting a Coming Out Project for National Coming Out Day, a DIY puzzle! In addition to this art activity come join us for a community conversation around coming out as we share stories and support one another in our journeys ....wherever we are on them.
Where: The LOFT LGBTQ+ Center Campus
When: Sunday | October 9, 2022 | 11:30 AM-1:00 PM
Saturday, October 22, 2022 | 1-4 pm
free to attend | rain or shine | pet-friendly | all ages
Location: Drew Church parking lot, 28 Gleneida Ave, Carmel, NY 10512
RSVP encouraged, but not required
Don't miss out on all the Halloween fun at Transtober Fest! It's going to be in the same location as last year, Drew Church in Carmel, NY. Dress up, listen to music, and connect with the community! To learn more or to RSVP, click below
PCSB Bank is hiring for a variety of different positions! PCSB Bank has been a long-time supporter to The LOFT, they are committed to making their workplace a positive place for the LGBTQ+ Community.
Do you need help finding a job? Click here to learn more
OUT at The Movies: "Bros" at Jacob Burn Film Center | Saturday, October 1. Group meets at 4:40 in the lobby for the 5:00 PM Screening.
🍿🥤All members will receive FREE popcorn and drink with the purchase of a ticket.🍿🥤
From the ferocious comic mind of Billy Eichner (Billy on the Street, 2019’s The Lion King, Difficult People, Impeachment: American Crime Story) and the hitmaking brilliance of filmmakers Nicholas Stoller (the Neighbors films, Forgetting Sarah Marshall) and Judd Apatow (The King of Staten Island, Trainwreck, The Big Sick), comes Bros, a smart, swoony and heartfelt comedy about how hard it is to find another tolerable human being to go through life with.
In recognition of Bi Visibility Day (Sept 23rd) The LOFT's Bi Peer Support Group will screen three short films followed by a discussion during their meeting on Tuesday, Sept 27th from 7:30pm-9:00pm. To learn more about Bi Visibility Day visit: https://bivisibilityday.com/
IN MY MIND Conference
Tenacity and Agelessness in Healing
Considering LGBTQ+ Older Adults of Color Mental Health and Wellness
Friday, October 7, 2022
An online event with many satellite locations to participate including The LOFT.
The Conference brings together an ambitious program to discuss mental health, age-related challenges, and offers an insight into Afri-centric perspectives.
"Back to School Social" on Sunday, September 25th | 3:00-5:00 PM | The Scarsdale Congregational Church (1 Heathcote Road, Scarsdale, NY 10583)
LOFT Families is back with this Sunday, fun-filled social! Come and meet other LGBTQ+ Parent/Guardian centered families. It's time for parents to connect and for kids to play and have fun!
DHR Hate & Bias Prevention - Lower Hudson Valley Region Meeting | Thu, September 22, 2022 |4:00– 7:00 PM EDT | Judicial Institute, Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University located at 84 North Broadway, White Plains, NY 10603
Earlier this year, Governor Kathy Hochul directed the NYS Division of Human Rights to establish a statewide Hate and Bias Prevention Unit to provide a community-focused, coordinated, and rapid response to hate and bias incidents.
The Division is reaching out to community members and advocates to inform the creation and work of the Unit via a collaborative stakeholder meeting. A remote option will be available for individuals who cannot join in person.
Trans Support of The Hudson Valley Presents: Live and In Color
Makeup Workshop | Sept 22-Thur | 630-800 PM
Come to this exciting TGNCNB event where you'll learn about contemporary makeup design, application, and other tips and tricks for using makeup. Come and join this in-person event at The LOFT, FREE for all.
Chance to win a $25 giftcard
In her latest message, The LOFT's Executive Director, Judy Troilo discusses what we as a community have overcome in the past three years since our last in-person Gala, and why our future, despite the challenges, is looking bright.