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December

December 1, Friday - World AIDS Day - Asheville Observance 
November 

November 1, Wednesday - LGBTQ Walk It Out (is on hold until the spring).
 Website. http://www.walkitout.net/

November 1, Wednesday- Mens Nude Yoga (held every Wednesday) -a non-sexual, non-exclusive Gay Yoga class 6:45 pm above the French Broad Co-op space 90 Biltmore Ave. for more information contact ashevillenudeyoga@gmail.com

November 1, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 on. The Social Lounge, 29 Broadway Downtown.

November 1- Wednesday - Party FOUL-a tasteful Queer troupe (first Wednesday of each month) A unique array of original performances with drag, drinks and fun. Place: Odditorium 1045 Haywood Rd, West Asheville. Time: 9:00 PM 18 and over $5 cover. All are invited. For more info see Entertainment

November 2, Thursday -

November 3, Friday -Total Gold Dance Party (First Friday of Every Month) Longest running monthly dance party in WNC.Music to dance to includes trap, pop, footwork, rap, 90’s, and anything else that is fabulous to dance to. 10:00 PM to Closing $5.00 at door The Underground O.Henry's 

November 4, Saturday -

November 5, Sunday - O.Henry's First Sunday Pot Luck.   All are invited to bring a dish and share dinner and some fun and entertainment. Place: O.Henry’s Haywood Rd, 
Time: 5-8:00 PM.

November 5, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

November 6, Monday- Geeks Who Drink”- Asheville Branch Hosts Trivia Night at O.Henry's (every Monday night) 7:00- 9:00 PM All are invited to come out and join in the fun. 

November 7, Tuesday - Asheville Pride Bowling (An LGBT bowling league) bowls every Tuesday Night through December 19th. Always in need of sub bowlers. For the different teams. Place: Star Bowling Lanes 491 Kenilworth Rd, Asheville NC (Just off Tunnel Rd.) Time: 7:15 PM. Visit our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/AshevillePrideBowling/


November 7, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Edna's of Asheville 870 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All are invited to attend contact Rick at ricsem@att.net

November 7, Tuesday – HIV/AIDS Support Group – (Meets 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month) Time: 6:00 PM at All Souls Counseling Center 34 Arlington St. Asheville for more info contact at 828-252

November 8, Wednesday - LGBTQ Walk It Out  are on hiatus until spring. See Website. http://www.walkitout.net/

November 8, Wednesday - – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop  (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

November 8, Wednesday- Mens Nude Yoga (held every Wednesday) -a non-sexual, non-exclusive Gay Yoga class 6:45 pm above the French Broad Co-op space 90 Biltmore Ave. for more information contact ashevillenudeyoga@gmail.com

November 8, Wednesday -- Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 on. The Social Lounge, 29 Broadway Downtown.

November 9, Thursday- Thursday- LGBT Elder Advocates Bi-Monthly Luncheon (held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month) Place: IHOP - 245 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805. Time: 12:00 Noon. All are invited to come by, enjoy lunch and conversation.  

November 10, Friday - Lambda Al-Anon - Open meeting for gays lesbians and teens (Every Friday) Cathedral of All Souls 9 Swan Street Biltmore Village 8:00 pm

 November 11, Saturday –Glitter Bomb (the 2nd Saturday of each month) the Asheville party for trans women and trans men, gender nonconforming folks, allies to trans and queer people, queers, gays, lesbians, femmes, bisexual peeps, and anyone else. Place: O.Henry's Time: 10:00 pm Cost $5.00 

November 11, Saturday- Transformers (Asheville Transgender group) Ice Cream Social (2nd Saturday of every month) All transgender persons and allies are invited to socialize with the group. Place: The Hop on 640 .Merrimon Ave. Time: 3:00pm

November 11, Saturday – Youth Outright Mitchell County group  (2nd Saturday of each month) Meets from 12 pm – 2 pm at the Ridgeway Building at the Penland School of Craft 67 Doras Trl, Bakersville, NC 28705 For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

November 12, Sunday – ALPS Billiards Night (2nd Sunday of each month) at O.Henry’s 237 Haywood St. Time 5:30-8:30 PM Hosted by Deanna for more info contact deannawolves@msn.com

November 12, Sunday – LIM Sunday Brunch (2nd Sunday of each month) Place: Avenue M 791 Merrimon Ave. Asheville, time 11:00 AM All are invited to attend. Please RSVP to host Kathycoco1@gmail.com

November 12, Sunday - Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

November 13, Monday-- Geeks Who Drink”- Asheville Branch Hosts Trivia Night at O.Henry's (every Monday night) 7:00- 9:00 PM All are invited to come out and join in the fun.

November 14, Tuesday - Asheville Pride Bowling (An LGBT bowling league) bowls every Tuesday Night through December 19th. Always in need of sub bowlers. For the different teams. Place: Star Bowling Lanes 491 Kenilworth Rd, Asheville NC (Just off Tunnel Rd.) Time: 7:15 PM. Visit our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/AshevillePrideBowling/

November 14, Tuesday- Pricilla Chambers presents Drag and Dancing at Ole Shaky’s, Asheville. See Entertainment more details. 

November 14, Tuesday - Gorge-US Monthly Dinner Club ( Meets once a month ) Special Pot Luck at member’s home.. For more info or to join contact Gorge US 

November 14 Tuesday – Transformers Peer Support Group (Transgender group meets 2nd Tuesday of each month) Time 7-8:30 pm Topics vary monthly. All transgender persons and supporters are invited to attend. For place and more information contact ashevilletransformers@gmail.com

November 14, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Edna's of Asheville 870 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All are invited to attend contact Rick at ricsem@att.net

November 15, Wednesday - Queer Women's Book Club (Meets mid Wednesdays Monthly) at Firestone Books and Coffee 610 Haywood Rd. Time: 7:30 PM. For more information see QWBC

November 15, Wednesday - LGBTQ Walk It Out are on hiatus until spring. See Website. http://www.walkitout.net/

November 15, Wednesday - – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop  (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

November 15, Wednesday- Mens Nude Yoga (held every Wednesday) -a non-sexual, non-exclusive Gay Yoga class 6:45 pm above the French Broad Co-op space 90 Biltmore Ave. for more information contact ashevillenudeyoga@gmail.com

November 15, Wednesday -- Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 on. The Social Lounge, 29 Broadway Downtown.

November 15 , Wednesday – ALZ Support Group for LGBT Community  (meets 3rd Wednesday of each month) by Alzheimer’s Association at Premier Home Health Care Services 1550 Hendersonville Rd, Suite 210 Creating a support system, exchange information and serve as a caregiver support system. All are invited to attend. For more information contact dparris@phhc.com 828-277-5950

November 16, Thursday – LIM 3rd Thursday Business Dinner, Place TBA. Time 6:30PM No RSVP All are welcome to attend

November 17, Friday - Lambda Al-Anon - Open meeting for gays lesbians and teens (Every Friday) Cathedral of All Souls 9 Swan Street Biltmore Village 8:00 pm

 November 18, Saturday -Youth Outright’s YOYOs (middle school group) (3rd Saturday of each month) from 11 am-1 pm in our YO youth room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville. For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

November 18, Saturday - Singing in Sacred Circle with Shelly Graff, Place:Senior Opportunity Center, 36 Grove St, Asheville, NC 28801 on Saturday, November 18 · 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Doors open at 1:40 PM No preregistration. No special singing skills required. $10-20 sliding scale, cash or check, with no woman turned away for lack of funds.  See more info on Bulletin Board

November 18, Saturday -Dance Divas Women’s Dance– Eleven on Grove, 11 Grove St. Asheville. Time: 7:30-11:30 PM contact etledder@gmail.com All women are invited to attend. Small admission charge. 

November 18, Saturday- Pink Pistols LGBT Gun Club Shoot. at TBA Time: 3:00 PM. All are invited to come out and join in. For more info see PINK

November 19, Sunday – Beer City Sisters Present “ Not Just A Sister Act” ( 3rd Sunday of the month) It’s Drag, Singing, Comedy, Poetry and more. Place: O.Henry’s Time:TBA

November 19, Sunday – Lesbian Senior Brunch Bunch Meets at Avenue M 791 Merrimon Ave, Asheville, NC 28804 All lesbians over 60 are invited to come out and join us, no rsvp needed. 

November 19, Sunday- Youth Outright Discussion Groups (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

November 20, Monday - Geeks Who Drink”- Asheville Branch Hosts Trivia Night at O.Henry's (every Monday night) 7:00- 9:00 PM All are invited to come out and join in the fun.

November 20, Monday - November 25, Saturday - WNCAP presents the AIDS Memorial Quilt Display.  This annual display of Quilts will be in Asheville for the last time and will be your final chance to view both local and national quilts created to memorialize those lives lost to AIDS.  Place: Renaissance Hotel Asheville  Time: Daily 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM (closed Thanksgiving Day). for more information see DISPLAY

November 20, Monday - AIDS Memorial Quilt Display Opening Reception.  Join community members as they gather to recognize local new quilts, this years display and candlelight remembrance. Place: Renaissance Hotel Asheville 31 Woodfin Ave.  Time: 6:00-8:00 PM.  Everyone is invited to attend. 

November 21, Tuesday - Asheville Pride Bowling (An LGBT bowling league) bowls every Tuesday Night through December 19th. Always in need of sub bowlers. For the different teams. Place: Star Bowling Lanes 491 Kenilworth Rd, Asheville NC (Just off Tunnel Rd.) Time: 7:15 PM. Visit our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/AshevillePrideBowling/

November 21, Tuesday -Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Edna's of Asheville 870 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All are invited to attend contact Rick at ricsem@att.net

November 21, Tuesday – HIV/AIDS Support Group – (Meets 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month) Time: 6:00 PM at All Souls Counseling Center 34 Arlington St. Asheville for more info contact at 828-252-7489

November 22, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop  (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

November 22, Wednesday- Mens Nude Yoga (held every Wednesday) -a non-sexual, non-exclusive Gay Yoga class 6:45 pm above the French Broad Co-op space 90 Biltmore Ave. for more information contact ashevillenudeyoga@gmail.com

November 22, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 

November 23, Thursday-   Happy Thanksgiving 

November 23, Thursday- LGBT Elder Advocates Bi-Monthly Luncheon (held every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month) Place: IHOP - 245 Tunnel Rd, Asheville, NC 28805. Time: 12:00 Noon. All are invited to come by, enjoy lunch and conversation. Not meeting this Week due to Thanksgiving.

 November 24, Friday- Lambda Al-Anon - Open meeting for gays lesbians and teens (Every Friday) Cathedral of All Souls 9 Swan Street Biltmore Village 8:00 pm

November 24, Saturday – 

November 26, Sunday - Youth Outright Discussion Groups  (every Sunday) meet from 3-6 pm in the Youth Room located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

November 26, Sunday - Women's Reading Group - Meets monthly (last Sunday of month) includes pot luck. Time: 3 PM (**note time change). An open group and welcome newcomers at any time. For place, book information and RSVP contact sandralfrith@gmail.com

November 27, Monday- Geeks Who Drink”- Asheville Branch Hosts Trivia Night at O.Henry's (every Monday night) 7:00- 9:00 PM All are invited to come out and join in the fun. 

November 27, Tuesday - Asheville Pride Bowling (An LGBT bowling league) bowls every Tuesday Night through December 19th. Always in need of sub bowlers. For the different teams. Place: Star Bowling Lanes 491 Kenilworth Rd, Asheville NC (Just off Tunnel Rd.) Time: 7:15 PM. Visit our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/AshevillePrideBowling/

November 28, Tuesday - Men's Coffee Club, (meets every Tuesday) at Edna's of Asheville 870 Merrimon Ave. 9:00 Am All are invited to attend contact Rick at ricsem@att.net

November 29, Wednesday – Youth Outright Weekly Safe Space Drop  (every Wednesday)-In Hours are from 3-6 pm each Wednesday in our Youth Room. located in First Congregational United Church of Christ (20 Oak Street, Asheville). For More information contact info@youthoutright.org

November 29, Wednesday- Mens Nude Yoga (held every Wednesday) -a non-sexual, non-exclusive Gay Yoga class 6:45 pm above the French Broad Co-op space 90 Biltmore Ave. for more information contact ashevillenudeyoga@gmail.com

November 29, Wednesday - Gathering At The Social Lounge (Every Wednesday- This is an informal gathering of Asheville gay men for socializing and conversation from 6:00 

November 30, Thursday -