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Join Dr. Del Rosario for a broad overview of gay male sexual practices in the medical aspect. An in-depth question and answer session will follow

This is a FREE event but space is limited.
Registration is requested.
Do you have that Fear Of Missing Out ? You know, when everyone in your social media newsfeed is posting pictures from Red Dress Dress Red. You’ll definitely want to be smack dab in the middle of the fun. So, don’t miss out! With just over 200 tickets remaining , the “Most Fun Nonprofit Event” is sure to sellout once again! Get your tickets today and party with us on the tarmac!

Still looking for that special outfit for Red Dress Dress Red ? On Saturday, February 24th . the Palm Springs Revivals may just have what you're looking for.

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Comedians Shann Carr and Max Mitchell present LA’s hottest LGBT Headliners at the Camelot Theatres in Palm Springs every Thursday in February, benefiting four causes .
Tickets $25 general admission HERE
All shows start at 7:00PM
Friday, February 22, 2018 7:30PM
Get your Boot Scootin' Boogie going @ Chill Bar, Friday, February 22, 2018 at 7:30PM. Two-Step, Waltz and Line Dances.
Don't Be A Victim!
The Clear Defense method can be used by almost anyone. It's been taught to teens and to little old ladies with heart conditions. Learn how to trigger the mind and body to fight like a wild animal in an instant.

Saturday, February 24, 2018, 10:30am - 2pm

Registration: $50 in advance, $60 day of.
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It is ironic that talking about death leaves us feeling good. Join us for cake and conversation.

Saturday, February 24, 2018
9:30 - 11:30am

The home of Dan Carlentine and Kevin Mason
Address to be provided upon RSVP

Please RSVP in the affirmative so we can plan refreshments.

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Victor Yates is the winner of the 2017 Judith A. Markowitz Award for Emerging LGBTQ Writers. He won the 2016 Lambda Literary Award for LGBT Debut Fiction for his book, A Love Like Blood. His novel also won Honorable Mention at The New England Book Festival. Recently, he was awarded a grant from the City of West Hollywood to record narratives of older gay men to preserve for younger generations. In 2012, he had two poems published in the anthology, For Colored Boys, which won the American Library Association's Stonewall Book Award-Israel Fishman Non-Fiction. He is the recipient of an Ahmanson Foundation grant and the Elma Stuckey Writing Award (1st place in poetry).

Discussing his book A Love Like Blood and his other work and career, This FREE lecture will on held Wednesday, February 28, 2018 @ 6:30 p.m. in The Learning Center (TLC) at the main Library.

First Annual Chill Awards & Oscars Viewing Party
Benefitting the LGBT Community Center of the Desert
Sunday, March 4, 2018
Chill Bar Palm Springs, 217 E. Arenas Rd Palm Springs, CA 92262

3PM Red Carpet Champagne Reception
4:30PM Viewing Party & Awards Ceremony
Sunday, March 25, 2018, 6:30 - 9:00pm
Please save this date and help honor these outstanding women! The event is to be held in the Bougainvillea Room at Spencer's Restaurant with a cocktail reception held poolside.

Stonewall Golfers is hosting its 18th Annual Rainbow Challenge Golf Tournament to benefit The LGBT Community Center of the Desert. Last year the Rainbow Challenge was able to support them with a donation of over $2,000; this year we expect to double that.

April 6 - 8, 2018

Monthly Potlucks, Walk Abouts, Ladies Night Out and Jazz. These are just a few of the activities you could become involved with. How? Just follow the link and you can view and/or sign up for the weekly Women @ The Center Newsletter. If you know of anyone that might be interested in this newsletter, encourage them to sign up.
If you are a trans or gender-nonconforming person in the U.S. and considering suicide, Trans Lifeline can be reached at 877-565-8860. LGBT youth (ages 24 and younger) can reach the Trevor Project Lifeline at 1-866-488-7386. People of all ages and identities can reach The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800 -273-8255, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 
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    1301 North Palm Canyon Dr, 3rd Floor
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    The Center is a non-profit 501 (c)(3) public charity
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