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While all programs at The Center are built for our entire community, sometimes it's nice to find and create space for ourselves. These programs were created with a focus on LGBTQ women. Plus, get access to our weekly Women's Newsletter, which highlights events created by and for LGBTQ women across the Coachella Valley.
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Women Behind Bars - Desert Rose Playhouse
Your resource for what's happening in the valley for LGBT women.
Women's Chat - Every Thursday …connecting women….inspiring friendships. Talk, listen, laugh, connect. Join us as we share our stories, our failures & our successes. We are on all the path of living, loving and learning. Great way to make new friends. Thursdays 10:30 to noon at The Center 1301 North Palm Canyon, 3rd Floor

Entertainment - Ongoing

KATHRYN WHITE performs "The Sultry Sounds of Kathryn White" every Wednesday from 7-9PM at 360North, 360 N. Palm Cyn Drive, Palm Springs.  

KEISHA D is at Wangs in the Desert. 1st and 3rd Sunday's on the patio. 5pm to 8pm, no cover
LOL Mixer July 11th
Hi LOL-ers! Join us for our July mixer next Wednesday, July 11th, from 6-8pm at Chill Bar in Palm Springs. Its always a great time to get together, mingle, chat, see your friends and make some new ones. Happy hour drink prices and munchies will be provided.
Cost is $10 at the door with 100% of proceeds after costs going to CancerPartners of the Desert, offering emotional, social and educational support to local people dealing with cancer.  Www.cancerpartners.org
Let's Get Dancing, July 13 and July 20th
Let's get dancing. Learn a variety of country western dances. Women's beginning class at Step by Step Dance Studio 316 N Palm Canyon Dr. Friday, July 13 and July 20 5-6pm. $5. No class on July 6. More info and RSBP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Limited space.
Hike July 14th 7:45am Wellman's Divide
Wellman's Divide at the Tram. Moderate hike 7miles, 1500 feet elevation change. Strenuous if you are not an experienced hiker used to elevation. Tram is $27.00 unless you have a season pass. We take the first tram up. Must carry 3 liters of water and have good hiking shoes or boots. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to confirm
Get your Boot Scootin' Boogie going @ Chill Bar, Thursday, July 19, 2018 at 7:30PM. Two-Step, Waltz and Line Dances.
Quinn Fontaine July 22nd 2pm at The Center.
Quinn Fontaine is on his NATIONAL TOUR with his #1 International Best Seller, HUNG LIKE A SEAHORSE: A Real-Life Transgender Adventure of Tragedy, Comedy, and Recovery! 

On Quinn's Inspirational Comedy+Book Tour...

"I have been incredibly moved and impressed by Quinn's raw honesty, and his humor and courage, both as a writer and as a performer." 
-Ali MacGraw

"Quinn's journey is the epitome of authenticity. May all who read this book be encouraged, emboldened, and emancipated from bondage into the freedom of their Essential Self." 
-Michael Bernard Beckwith

Event is free, but phone to signup at 760-416-7790. Space is limited
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Think about becoming a Member @ The Center.
Memberships @ The Center start at $25.00 a year
Your membership fees make a wonderful difference for many women's lives in our LGBT community. Your contributions allow us to distribute groceries to over 250 households each week through our Community Food Bank @ The Center. Membership assists in providing no cost/low cost counseling services to over 50 LGBT clients each week and keeps our classes like 50+Fit, yoga, drawing, bridge and dancing at a low cost. In addition, your fees and donations support our youth suicide-prevention and anti-bullying program in the Palm Springs Unified School District. And remember, your membership entitles you to receive discounts on all classes and workshops at The Center. 
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    1301 North Palm Canyon Dr, 3rd Floor
    Palm Springs, CA 92262

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    Open Monday - Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm

    The Center is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) public charity
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