Upcoming Events

Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center cordially invites you to…
Hudson Valley Pride Week 2015
Transforming Lives for a New Decade
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Pride events happening:
Sunday, May 30 – Sunday, June 7

Opening Reception at the Center in Kingston | Followed by the Pride Party @ Novella’s in New Paltz | Rally and March | Pride Festival

Join us for the 2015 Tea Dance!
And a fundraiser for Pride!
Sunday, May 3, 4 – 9 pm
Union Tavern, 51 Market St in Poughkeepsie (map)
Dance the afternoon away to great music by DJ PrePhab–and help support the 2015 Pride Week at the same time!
Get your tickets online today!

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National Healthcare Decision Day
presentation by Attorney Kathleen Dittus
Thursday, April 23 at 6:30 pm
Apuzzo Hall at the Center (map)
All are welcome to join the Men’s Group for a special evening focused on healthcare for the LGBTQ community. National Healthcare Decision Day is a volunteer, public-service project which will involve attorney Kathleen Dittus speaking on topics relevant to older New Yorkers, their family members and care givers.

Fiber Fanatics presents…
Knit & Nibble
Tuesday, April 28
7 – 8:30 pm
Apuzzo Hall at the Center (map)
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Contact John with any questions about the event.

Calendar of Events

News and Views

See our community events page to see other events happening in the Hudson Valley! Big Gay Hudson Valley has started a monthly pop up gay bar – The Meet Market, details on our community calendar.

Still-Life with Cathie King

Apuzzo Hall at the Center (map)
This exhibit will be on display at the Center April through June.

LGBTQ Equality & Justice Day 2015
Tuesday, April 28, 9 am – 5 pm
At the New York State Capitol in Albany (map)
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Equality & Justice Day is an exciting opportunity for LGBTQ New Yorkers and allies to gather in the Capitol and connect as part of a statewide movement. This year we unite under the theme, “Igniting Equality for LGBT New Yorkers for 25 Years!” For more details on the event and how to register, click here.

Walk with us!
Hudson Valley AIDS Walk
Saturday, May 9, 10 am – 1 pm
Walkway Over the Hudson, Poughkeepsie (map)
Walk with the Center in support of our family and friends living with HIV and AIDS, at the the largest HIV/AIDS fundraiser and awareness event in the region. Funds raised by the Center’s Walk team will support both Hudson Valley Community Services.

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2015 is the year the Center celebrates 10 years since the founding of the Center! Help us continue to grow for 10 more years by making a donation.

Center News

Sponsors and Services

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Business Directory
Looking for a place to bank or to shop, or a place to share dinner with friends? Choose businesses that support the Center.
Join our Business Directory today by placing an ad in the 2015 Gala Journal!

Our newest Business Directory member is:
Blue Haven Family
Check out their website here.
Your business could get listed TODAY if you sign up right now!

Support Our Sponsors

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2012-2014 Pride Corporate Sponsor
2012-2014 Gala Silver Sponsor

2008-2013 Pride Corporate Sponsor

2014 Pride Media Sponsor

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From The Blog

Trans* Allyship

Wednesday, May 6, 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center (map)
Presented by Davey Shlasko of Think Again Training

Circles Prom 2015:
Enchanted Garden

Date: Friday, May 8 Time: 7:00-10:00 PM Place: Call or...

The Meet Market – A Pop Up Gay Bar

Saturday, April 18, 8 pm & Saturday, May 16, 8 pm
Events Hosted by Big Gay Hudson Valley

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