OutFront Kalamazoo offers support groups and social programs for the LGBTQ and ally community of Southwest Michigan.

Unless otherwise noted, events occur at our office (except for First Thursdays). Check back often to stay up-to-date on our upcoming events!

Aug
20
Tue
Domestic Violence Survivors Support Group for Adults @ YWCA of Kalamazoo
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Through a partnership with the YWCA, OutFront Kalamazoo provides a LGBT-friendly support group for adults who have experienced domestic violence. This group meets weekly at the YWCA.

Sexual Assault Survivors Support Group for Adults @ YWCA of Kalamazoo
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Through a partnership with the YWCA, OutFront Kalamazoo provides a LGBT-friendly support group for adults who have experienced sexual assault. This group meets weekly at the YWCA.

Aug
21
Wed
Transcend Committee
Aug 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Marty Marlett
Grayson Valienti

Trans Youth Support Group: Middle & High School Ages
Aug 21 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Trans/Gender Non-Conforming Youth Support Group.
1st & 3rd Wednesday
Middle & High school aged youth
5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Facilitator: Linda Herrin, LPC, ITCA.
[email protected] psychotherapy.com • 269-459-7666

Since 2015, Stand with Trans has been dedicated to developing programs, Educational Events, and Support Groups to serve Transgender/GNC Youth.

Our mission is to provide the tools needed by transgender youth so they will be empowered, supported, and validated as they transition into their authentic lives.

A collaboration between OutFront Kalamazoo & Stand with Trans.

Aug
22
Thu
Connections (Youth Group)
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

OutFront Kalamazoo provides a youth group, named Connections for youth ages 13-18 every Thursday at 6pm. Unless otherwise specified the group meets at OutFront Kalamazoo. (Activities vary)

Aug
25
Sun
Women’s Sunday Breakfast @ Theo & Stacy's Restaurant
Aug 25 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

This is not a program of OutFront Kalamazoo. It is organized by community members who have agreed to have us share their event. All self-identified women are welcome to attend.

Those attending should arrive in time to order by 9 am.

Transcend Monthly Sunday Meeting
Aug 25 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

OutFront Kalamazoo offers a peer support group for transgender and gender nonconforming adults on the 2nd Wednesday of every month and the 4th Sunday of every month. All meetings are located at OutFront Kalamazoo and are open to anyone 18+ who identifies as transgender, gender-nonconforming or gender queer, or is questioning their gender.

Alcohol & Substance Abuse Program (AA/NA)
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm

LGBTQ+ AA/NA Mission Statement:
Our goal and mission is to establish a safe space for LGBTQ+ and Allies to talk about recovery and find sobriety within the 12 steps. We hope to assist people by finding sponsorship within the community and a supportive healthy group they can always count on to talk openly about gender, sexuality, and substance abuse. Please join us at the OutFront Kalamazoo (formerly the KGLRC) every Sunday at 6pm.

Aug
27
Tue
Domestic Violence Survivors Support Group for Adults @ YWCA of Kalamazoo
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Through a partnership with the YWCA, OutFront Kalamazoo provides a LGBT-friendly support group for adults who have experienced domestic violence. This group meets weekly at the YWCA.

Sexual Assault Survivors Support Group for Adults @ YWCA of Kalamazoo
Aug 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Through a partnership with the YWCA, OutFront Kalamazoo provides a LGBT-friendly support group for adults who have experienced sexual assault. This group meets weekly at the YWCA.

Aug
28
Wed
BLiSS
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Bisexual/Pansexual/Nonmonosexuals+ Service and Support Group.
Every 4th Wednesday at 6pm to 7pm.

Come bi or tell a friend.

Open to all ages.
Location: OutFront Kalamazoo 340 S. Rose Street Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Aug
29
Thu
Connections (Youth Group)
Aug 29 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

OutFront Kalamazoo provides a youth group, named Connections for youth ages 13-18 every Thursday at 6pm. Unless otherwise specified the group meets at OutFront Kalamazoo. (Activities vary)

Sep
1
Sun
Women’s Sunday Breakfast @ Theo & Stacy's Restaurant
Sep 1 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

This is not a program of OutFront Kalamazoo. It is organized by community members who have agreed to have us share their event. All self-identified women are welcome to attend.

Those attending should arrive in time to order by 9 am.

Alcohol & Substance Abuse Program (AA/NA)
Sep 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm

LGBTQ+ AA/NA Mission Statement:
Our goal and mission is to establish a safe space for LGBTQ+ and Allies to talk about recovery and find sobriety within the 12 steps. We hope to assist people by finding sponsorship within the community and a supportive healthy group they can always count on to talk openly about gender, sexuality, and substance abuse. Please join us at the OutFront Kalamazoo (formerly the KGLRC) every Sunday at 6pm.

Sep
3
Tue
Domestic Violence Survivors Support Group for Adults @ YWCA of Kalamazoo
Sep 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Through a partnership with the YWCA, OutFront Kalamazoo provides a LGBT-friendly support group for adults who have experienced domestic violence. This group meets weekly at the YWCA.

Sexual Assault Survivors Support Group for Adults @ YWCA of Kalamazoo
Sep 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Through a partnership with the YWCA, OutFront Kalamazoo provides a LGBT-friendly support group for adults who have experienced sexual assault. This group meets weekly at the YWCA.

Sep
4
Wed
Trans Youth Support Group: Ages 10 – 13
Sep 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Stand with Trans

OutGoing Planning Committee (LGBT Middle / Aging Program)
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Sep
5
Thu
Connections (Youth Group)
Sep 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

OutFront Kalamazoo provides a youth group, named Connections for youth ages 13-18 every Thursday at 6pm. Unless otherwise specified the group meets at OutFront Kalamazoo. (Activities vary)

First Thursdays Mixer @ Location Varies
Sep 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Join us on the First Thursday of each month from 6 – 9pm. Locations will be posted in advance. Bring friends – meet new ones!
Ages 18+

2019 Schedule

January 3rd: University Roadhouse, 1332 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49006
February 7th: One Well Brewing (Board Game Night), 4213 Portage Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
March 7th: Old Burdicks, 100 W. Michigan Avenue (Radisson – 1st Floor)
April 4: Grand Traverse Distillery, 224 E. Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, Michigan
May 2: Bell’s Brewery, 355 E Kalamazoo Ave, Kalamazoo, MI
June 6: Latitude 42 (Oshtemo), 6101 W Main St, Kalamazoo, MI
July 4: TBD
August 1: Harvey’s on the Mall, 416 S Burdick St, Kalamazoo, MI
September 5: Central City Taphouse (kzoo), 359 S Kalamazoo Mall, Kalamazoo, MI

This event has a video call.
Join: https://meet.google.com/eex-yvys-ijk
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