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Next Week at OUTMemphis (9/24-9/28)

Next Week at OUTMemphis (9/24-9/28)

Next Week at the Center   Monday, 9/24: We Care Call Volunteer Training, 10:00a-12:00p: This a volunteer training for the We Care Call program. If you are an LGBTQ adult 55+ and you want to volunteer this program, email Senior Services for more information. Perpetual...

This Weekend at OUTMemphis (9/21-9/23)

This Weekend at OUTMemphis (9/21-9/23)

      This Weekend at the Center Friday, 9/21 Delta TransMasculine 5:30p-6:30p: DTM is a group for trans men and transmasculine individuals. For more information, contact Kayla Gore, Transgender Services Specialist. GenQ 7:00p-9:00p: Generation Queer, or GenQ, is a...

Congratulations to Kayla Gore, James Award Winner!

Congratulations to Kayla Gore, James Award Winner!

Kayla Gore is seen here (left) with Interim Executive Director and OUTMemphis Board Chair Jonathan Ealy. Our own Kayla Gore, Transgender Services Specialist, was this year's recipient of the James Award from Planned Parenthood!  The James Award is given...

Pride Is Coming: GOT CHARACTER?

Pride Is Coming: GOT CHARACTER?

      OUTMemphis will be at Memphis Pride Fest on September 29 and we want to see you there too! Our theme this year is "Got Character?" Join us and dress up as your favorite LGBTQ character from TV, movies or pop culture! Come check out our tents, take a pic with...

Support Tai Chi for LGBTQ Seniors!

Support Tai Chi for LGBTQ Seniors!

Senior Services at OUTMemphis helps provide social support for LGBTQ+ Seniors in the Mid-South. In March, we asked community members what they wanted, and activities that increased flexibility and helped seniors stay active were at the top of the list....

Come Visit Our Little Library at OUTMemphis

Come Visit Our Little Library at OUTMemphis

  You may have noticed a change on our front lawn!   We now have a Little Neighborhood Library, donated by Debra Kaufman and Cathi Hayes.   The Library was built by Trinette Johnson-Williams of TJ Builds and donated to OUTbid, where it was won by Debra and Cathi....

Cooper Young Fest at OUTMemphis!

Cooper Young Fest at OUTMemphis!

  Cooper Young Festival is this Saturday, 9/15 from 9am-7pm, and OUTMemphis is gearing up for fun! Will there be lots of friends? A new t-shirt? Goodies for sale? A trivia game? Who Knows? Make sure to stop by OUTMemphis during Cooper Young Festival to see all the fun...

Upcoming Events

OUTMemphis Calendar

Sep
22
Sat
PRYSM
Sep 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

PRYSM is a safe space where 13-17 year old LGBTQ teens and straight allies can come together and do a variety of activities. Most high schools in Memphis do not have Gay Straight Alliances (GSAs). PRYSM is a fun place to make connections with other schools and peers. The group is held at OUTMemphis in Cooper Young and meets every Saturday from 4-6pm.

Feel free to stop by the center to hear more
information, or contact Stephanie Reyes at sreyes@mglcc.org

If you know anyone who might be interested, please don’t hesitate to pass the information along!

Parents are invited to drop off and pick up their teens and are welcome to wait outside of the group meeting space.

This is a teen only group.

Sep
23
Sun
FU;BU (For Us ; By Us)
Sep 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Social group for Same-gender loving men of color. Interesting conversation and fun activities are regular functions of this vital group.

Sep
24
Mon
We Care Call volunteer training
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

This is a training for We Care Call volunteers.

For more information check out We Care Calls online: https://outmemphis.org/programs-services/seniors/

For more information or to RSVP please email seniors@outmemphis

Free HIV Testing
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Every Monday night at OUTMemphis from 6:00 – 9:00 pm HIV testers and counselors are on hand to give free, rapid HIV tests. Each test takes 20 minutes, consists of a painless oral swab (no blood!), and comes with a short HIV prevention counseling session. Trained professionals are also on hand to answer related sexual health questions.

For more information, please contact our HIV Services Manager at 901-278-6422 or mhampton@outmemphis.org

Perpetual Transition
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Perpetual Transition, which has been meeting since 2005, is a transgender support and social group for people in the Memphis metropolitan area. The group has expanded to meet the growing needs of our community and meets every Monday night from 6:00p – 7:30 pm at OUTMemphis. Perpetual Transition is safe, confidential, and open to transgender people of any variety.

Community Calendar

Sep
28
Fri
MAGY – Memphis Area Gay Youth
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

MAGY strives to be a place of belonging and connection for youth ages 13-20 looking for a welcoming and safe environment where they can be themselves as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and straight. We believe this sense of place and diversity empowers youth to know they are valued.

MAGY advisors are committed to being positive roles models who offer consistent leadership mentorship, structure, education, and resources. This commitment is designed to offer MAGY youth and their peers the life skills that create a roadmap to individual success.

magyinfo@gmail.com

Seriously Sober AA
Sep 28 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Seriously Sober AA – an open meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous with special outreach to the LGBTQI community. Every Friday at 8pm at Holy Trinity Church, 685 S Highland.

Oct
2
Tue
Catholic Ministry Potluck
Oct 2 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

The diocesan Catholic Ministry with Gay and Lesbian Persons meets the first Tuesday of each month in the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception Marian Hall from 6:30-8:30. All are welcome to join us for prayer, potluck, a presentation and fellowship. The LGBT ministry also coordinates the Room in the Inn activities. All are welcome.

Oct
5
Fri
MAGY – Memphis Area Gay Youth
Oct 5 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

MAGY strives to be a place of belonging and connection for youth ages 13-20 looking for a welcoming and safe environment where they can be themselves as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and straight. We believe this sense of place and diversity empowers youth to know they are valued.

MAGY advisors are committed to being positive roles models who offer consistent leadership mentorship, structure, education, and resources. This commitment is designed to offer MAGY youth and their peers the life skills that create a roadmap to individual success.

magyinfo@gmail.com

Seriously Sober AA
Oct 5 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Seriously Sober AA – an open meeting of Alcoholics Anonymous with special outreach to the LGBTQI community. Every Friday at 8pm at Holy Trinity Church, 685 S Highland.

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