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

All events are linked to event pages when applicable.

Reoccurring:

GALA Board meeting: First Tuesday of each month

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

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

Get your tickets! -  Miss Central Coast Pride Pageant 2019 

What’s Going On Week of 4-15-19

GALA Office hours:Mon 4/15 2:30pm-5:30pm, Tues 4/16 1pm-6pm, Wed 4/17 10:30 am-12:30pm and 3:30pm-5:30pm, Thurs 4/18 9:30am-3pm, Fri 4/19 9:30am-2pm

Monday April 15th

6:30pm-8:30pm Q Youth - Paso Robles at First United Methodist Church

6pm-8pm BDSM 101 at the GALA Center

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

6pm-7pm Pride Committee meets at United Staffing Associates

Tuesday April 16th

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

Wednesday April 17th

10:30am-12:30pm Senior Social at the GALA Center. Seniors and allies welcome.Come and have tea/coffee and a bagel and let’s visit!

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

6pm House of Pride and Equality presents Hope Wednesday Craft and Draft at Naughty Oak Brewing Company in Orcutt

Thursday April 18th

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

7pm-10pm every Thursday - LGBTQ+ night at Mason's Wine Bar in Arroyo Grande

Friday April 19th

10am-2pm Pride Day of Service - Cal Poly students are coming to spruce up our Center!

6:30pm-9pm SLO Lez B Friends at the GALA Center (All lesbian identified folks are welcome.)

6pm-7pm 5 Cities Hope Pride Planning Meeting at The Center in Arroyo Grande

7pm SLO Tease: Myths, Legends and Fantastic Tails show at South Bay Community Center. This amazing show benefits GALA and RISE and our volunteers will be selling delicious savory and sweet treats. There are a few tickets left - we hope to see you there!

Saturday April 20th

10 am H.O.P.E. Community, Coffee and Conversation - Saturdays until May 25th in Lompoc

6pm-9pm Queer Night Out at Fossil Wine Bar

7pm SLO Tease: Myths, Legends and Fantastic Tails show at South Bay Community Center. This amazing show benefits GALA and RISE and our volunteers will be selling delicious savory and sweet treats. There are a few tickets left - we hope to see you there!

Coming Up:

Wed 4/24 6pm-8pm Smoking Cessation Meeting at the GALA Center. If you are trying to quit come and get information from the Tobacco Control Program. A longer series will be scheduled if desired.

Saturday April 27th 6pm-11pm at SLO Guild Hall Miss Central Coast Pride Pageant 2019 - tickets are selling fast to this kickoff to SLO Pride Season so be sure to get yours

Tues April 30th 3pm-5pm Michelle's 1st Year Anniversary Tea - come and talk about what’s been going on at GALA this past year and ideas for the future!

6pm-11pm Sat May 4th May the Fourth Be With Brews at 7 Sisters. Enjoy live music from Ted Waterhouse and Debra Windsong from 6-9pm followed by Star Wars themed dance music and costume contest at 9pm. (Truly Wonderful, the 7Sisters Beers Are. -Something Yoda would say)

6pm-10pm Sat May 4th House of Pride and Equality presents Mingle de Mayo at Cubanissimo in Orcutt

7pm Friday May 9th Stop Kiss at Cal Poly (GALA, 5 Cities Hope, and Cal Poly Pride invite you to attend the opening night of Stop Kiss on May 9th at Cal Poly's Spanos Theater.  We will have information tables from 7 pm for you to mingle and visit and the show starts at 8 pm. Tickets are at pacslo.org/tickets and cost $12 for faculty/students/seniors and $20 regular price. Group tickets are $12 as well, so let us know if you want to go in on a larger booking!)

12pm-3pm Sun May 19th Mother Tongue - Lesbians Who Write and Read New group forming and looking for 8-10 people who enjoy writing original material and reading it to an invited audience. Participants will choose a theme, compile and do improv-writing during several meetings, practice stage readings and then perform selected stage readings twice/year to an invited audience. Contact Marie Moore if interested: mariemoore725@gmail.com (This is not a GALA sponsored group.)  

Fri May 17th 7pm-9pm Womyn's Night Out at 7Sisters featuring Reese Galido, sponsored by Spirit Winds Physical Therapy

12pm-4pm Saturday June 1st 5 Cities First Pride

Save the date - Saturday June 15th Q Youth presents All Gender Fashion Show at the SLO Guild Hall

Save the date - Wed June 19th, 6pm - GALA night at SLO Blues Baseball

11am-4pm Saturday June 29th Santa Maria Pride

8pm Wed July 3rd Big Pink Party (Pride celebration) at the Siren in Morro Bay

6:30pm and 8:30pm  Fri July 12th Pride Drag Shows featuring Candi Stratton - Miss Transgender USA 2019 at SLO Guild Hall

10 pm Sat July 13th Technicolor Unicorn - Official Pride Party at SLO Brew

12pm-6pm Sunday July 14th https://www.slopride.com/

Click here for the GALA Events Calendar