GALA Specific group dates/times/locations can be found on the Event/Groups Calendar.

All events are linked to event pages when applicable.



GALA Board meeting: First Tuesday of each month

Next: October 2nd

Art after Dark at the GALA Center, first Friday of each month at the GALA Center (1060 Palm, SLO)

Next: October 5th

History of Sexuality Lecture & Discussion Series facilitated by Dr. Lewis Call

Dates: 2nd Wednesdays 6:30pm-9:00pm: 9/12, 10/10, 11/14, 12/12, 1/9, 2/13, 3/13, 4/10, 5/8, 6/12

This Week:

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Monday October 15th

6pm-8pm Covenant of the Holy Madonnas at the GALA Center

5pm-9pm Stand Strong presents "Men and #MeToo: Possibilities and Perils in a Time of Change," a multimedia presentation by Jackson Katz, Ph.D. at the Embassy Suites. Reception at 5pm, program begins at 6pm. RSVP required.

Tuesday October 16th

7pm-9pm Trans*Tuesday at the GALA Center

Wednesday, October 17th

4pm-5:30pm Suicide Prevention Forum sponsored by The Growing Together Initiative at SLO United Methodist Church

6:30pm-8:30pm Central Coast Polyamory Discussion Group at the GALA Center.

Thursday October 18th

6pm-8pm Q Youth (12-18) and Rainbow Connection (18-26) meet at the GALA Center

Friday October 19th

6:30p-8:30pm SLO Lez Mix at the GALA Center

Sunday October 21st

1pm-4pm Central Coast Power Exchange at the GALA Center

Coming Up:

Thursday October 25th, 1pm-2pm #Out4MentalHealth on Central Coast Voices on KCBX.

Saturday October 27th 2pm-5pm SLO Queerdos present Fresh Squeezed at 7Sisters Brewing and then from 5pm-7pm 5 Cities Hope presents Fright Night at The Center in Arroyo Grande

Saturday November 3rd, noon-3pm, No cost Health Fair at the GALA Center

GALA has a team for ASN’s 27th Annual SLO Aids Walk on Saturday November 10th at 9am. Sign up to join our team or donate!


Click here for the GALA Events Calendar