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SATURDAY, JUNE 28
All-Spanish Worship Servlce/Noche Espiritual. 6 p.m. Resurrection
Metropolitan Community Church, 2026 W, 11th. 713-303-3409 or
After Hours. KPFT 90.1 FM. 1-4 am
Dignity mass. 7:30 pm. for gay Catholics. 7D-880-2872.
Free HIV Testing Montrose Clinic D pm-2 am at VwHtias. 713--830-300O
Gay & Lesbian Breakfast Club. 930 am 281-437-0636.
Houston Wrestling Club. Practice. 1:30 pm. 713-453-7406.
Lambda Center. Alcoholics Anonymous. 11 JO am. Eye Opener Group, 8
pm Saturday Night Live, 930 pm. Willing Ones Group. 1201W. Clay.
713-521-1243 or 713-528-9772. wvvwJambdahrjustoootg.
Montrose Soccer Club. 10 am. practice. Woodrow Wilson School,
Fairview and Yupon, New players welcome, but beginners not currently being admitted. 713-862-9491. http://geocities.cotn/mon-
trosesocct-r. E-mail: montrosesoccer:d yahoo.com.
Ct-RaM. Volunteers walk the streets to help prevent hate crimes. 930 pm
Convene at community center, 713-528-SAFE E-maiL cpatrolinc(aiaol.com
St Stephen's Episcopal Church Rosary 8 am 1805 W. Alabama.
Houston GLBT Community Center. Drop-in. noon-5 p.m, • CATS
(Community Awarness for Transgender Support) board of directors
meeting, 2 p.m.»TATS (Texas Association for Transsexual Support)
meeting, 6 p.m. • 3400 Montrose, Suite 207 713-524-3818.
SUNDAY, JUNE 29
Bering Memorial United Methodist Church. Services at 8:30 &
10:50 am. Sunday school 9:45 a.m. 7D-526-1017
Center for Spiritual Living, Services at 11 am, for children at 10:50
am. 6610 Harwin. 7D-339-1808. The center also has commitment
ceremonies, metaphysical bookstore and classes.
Community Gospel. Service at 11 a.m. & 7 pm. Sunday School for
children 10 a.m. 713-880-9235 or www.communrtygospel.org.
Community of Kindred Spirits in Beaumont Worship at 6 pm. 1575
Spindletop Ave,, Beaumont Texas, 409-813-2055. E-mail:
Covenant Church, Ecumenical, Liberal Baptist Service 9:30 a,m. &
education hour 11 a.m. 713-668-8830
Emerson Unitarian Church. Adult education, 10 am. Service, 11 am.
Lunch at noon, www.emersonhou.org.
First Congregational Church (Memorial). Service at 10 am.
Christian Education. 11:30 am. 713-468-9543 or fcc-houston.org.
First Unitarian Wversafct Church. Services at 9*30 & 1130 am
Brunch at 1O30 am 713-526-5200, church'n'firstuuorg.
Free HIV Testing. Montrose Clinic. 9 pm.-midnight at Club Inerqy.
Gay Bowing Leagues. 7 pm Palace Lanes. 4191 Beliaire Blvd. 713-8611187
Gay Catholics of St Anne's-Houston. 5 pm. worship service. Dinner
and social, alexcamia-wt.net. 713-623-0930.
GLOBAL Gay Lesbian Or Bisexual Alliance. University of Houston
GLBT student group meeting. 2 pm. at the Houston Lesbian & Gay
Community Center, 3400 Montrose, Suite 207 7D-524-3818.
www.uh.edu/-global. E-mail: glooal!a)bayou.uh,edu.
Grace Assembly Church. Gay/gay-affirming congregation. 11 am.
service. 567 Cedar Grove, Livingston, Texas, 77351,936-646-7214.
E-mail: leol aeasttex.net.
Grace Lutheran Church. Sunday school for all ages 9 am. Service
10:30 am. 713-528-3269,
KAT.CJi Houston Area Teen Coalition of Homosexuals meets 6-9 p.m.
For meeting information, call 713-529-3590 www.hatchyouth.org.
Houston Roughnecks Rugby Club. Practice from 4-6 pm. For more
information, log on to www.roughnecksrugby.org.
Houston Tennis Club. 9 a.m.-noon. Memorial Park at the Tennis
Lambda Center. Alcoholics Anonymous. 930 am Came to Believe Group.
1201W. Clay. 713-521-1243 or 713-528-9772. wwwjambdahoustonorg.
Maranatha Fellowship Metropolitan Church. 10 am. service. 3333
Fannin. Suite 106 713-528-6756.
Northwoods LWtariari Unlversatirt Church. Services at 9:45 & 11:15
am. Sunday school 9:45 am 281-298-2780.
Resurrection MCC Services, 9 and 11 am. Children and Youth
Sunday School, 10 am. Children's service. 11 am. 713-861-9149.
Unions available. Group meets at the Hair Express, 33K) Delaware,
Beaumont Texas 77703.409-781-8152. E-mail bwatsonlttDgtRR.com.
St Stephen's Episcopal Church Holy Eucharist Rite 1,7:45 am..
Holy Eucharist, Rite II, 8:55 a.m.; Education hour, 10 a.m.; Choral
Eucharist U am. 713-528-6665,
Sunday -fcynck For HIV-positive men 11 a.m. Riva's, 1117 Missouri
St Paul 7L3-B80fl690 e-mail: PoinBufffdiaol.com
The Women's Group. Meeting and discussion 1045 am. 713-529-8571
TmtrejM Untowi IMwrsaW Ctnar-Bgatitn. Adult drecussion, 9 a.m.
Service, 1115 am. 281-277-8882. www.tuuc.org.
Unftarian Ftfawship tf Oaiveston County. 502 Church St Service,
1030 am. 409-765 8330,
UmtaVtM rrtmdlip Of Houftoa Adult forum. 10 a.m. Service. II
Hwskon GUT CmmunHy Center. Drop-in, 2-6 pm • GLBT Cornnunity
Church wrth Rev Melissa Wood: Bible study. 10-10:45 am. worship
11 am w*ww.geocities.conVglbtcc ■ GLOBAL meeting, 6 pm. • 3400
Montrost Suite 207 713- 524-3818 www.l»ustoncj>a<center£#g.
MONOAY, JUNE 30
LMrs> Meditation <*op-iii). 11:30 am-1 p.m
Free HIV Testing. Houston Area Community Services. 9 a.m.-
noon at Joseph-Hines Clinic, 1710 West 25th St, 713-526-0555,
ext. 231, 227 or 226.
Free HIV Testing, Montrose Clinic. 4-8 pm. at Bricks, 617 Fairview.
Frost Eye CBnic Free eye exams for people with HIV. 713-830-3000.
Gay Bowling Leagues. Women's league. 6:45 p.m. Dynamic Lanes,
6121 Tarnef Drive. 713-861-1187
Gay Fathers/Fathers First Support group. 8-9:30 pm Bering
Memorial United Methodist Church. Tom, 713-726-8736.
Grace Assembly Church, Gay/gay-affirming congregation. 7 pm.
aerobics class. 567 Cedar Grove, Livingston, Texas. 77351.936-
646-7214. E-mail: leol'Seasttex.net
Grief & Divorce Sijpport Groups. 7 pm. Bering. 713-526-1017 ext 208.
Houston Roughnecks Rugby Club Practice from 6:30-830 pm.
For more information, log on to www.roughnecksrugby.org.
Kolbe Project Eucharist 7:30 pm. 713-861-1800.
Lambda Center. Alcoholics Anonymous 8 p.m.
Beginners' Group. 1201 W. Clay. 713-521-1243 or 713-528-9772,
Montrose Clinic. Offers weekly peer support groups for gay and
bisexual men with HIV. Spanish speaking group meets, 630 p.m.
215 Westheimer. 713-830-3050 Grupo de Apoyo para Latinos gay
y bisexuales V1H positivos. Lines 6:30. Para mas informacion llama
Queer Voices Radio Show. 8-10 pm. KPFT 901
Houston GLBT Community Center. Drop-in 2-9 pm. • 3400
Montrose, Suite 207.713-524-3818. www.houstonglbtcenter.org.
TUESDAY, JULY 1
Lesbian Health Initiative. Meeting, 7 pm. 713-603-0023.
Bering Support Network. Lunch Bunch Gang, 11 a.m. 713-526-1017
Center for Spiritual Living. Meditation (drop-in), 11:30 am.-l p.m.
6610 Harwin 713-339-1808,
Free HIV Testing. Houston Area Community Services,
10 am,-2 p.m. at Joseph-Hines Clinic, 1710 West 25f n St.
713-526-0555, ext 23L 227 or 226.
Free HIV Testing. Montrose Clinic. 8 p.m.-midnight at Club Houston
Also 4-8 pm, at 611 Club, 611 Hyde Park. 713-830-3000.
GLBT Pentecostals. Bible study, prayer, 7 p.m in the Heights. For
info: 936-931-376L email: www.Wgbl947idics.COfn,
Houston Women's Rugby Team No experience necessary. Practice,
6:30-830 Westland YMCA. Kay, 713-208-1529.
Introduction to Buddhism. All welcome at 634 W. Temple in the
Heights. 7 p.m. Carlton, 713-862-8129.
Rainbow Ranglers. Free C&W dance lessons. Brazos River Bottom.
No partner needed. Beginner 2 Step, Waltz, Shuffle & Swing. 830
Houston GLBT Community Center. Drop-in 2-9 pm. • Lesbian
Coming Out Group, 7 p.m. • 3400 Montrose, Suite 207 713-524-
WEDNESDAY, JULY 2
Center for Spiritual Living. Meditation (drop-in). 11:30 am-1 pm.:
SOM Discussion & Exploration, 7 pm. 6610 Harwin, 713-339-1808.
Crystal Meth Anonymous (CMA). 8:15 pm. meeting. Montrose
Counseling Center, 701 Richmond Ave., Room 15.
Bering Memorial United Methodist Church. Support Network Pot
Luck Dinner, 6:30 pm. Various support groups, 7 p.m. 713-526-1017
Bible Study. Noon & 630 p.m. St. Stephen's Episcopal,
Free HIV Testing. Montrose Clinic. 4-8 p.m. at Mary's,
1100 Westheimer; 9 pm.-midnigbt at Ripcord, 715 Fairview;
10 pm-1 a.m, at EJ's, 2517 Ralph; 10 p.m.-l am. at Midtowne Spa
3100 Fannin. 713-830-3000.
Free HIV Testing. Thomas Street Clinic. 9 am.-l p.m. 2015 Thomas
St OraSure method, Cal! for appointment. Sharon, 713-873-4157
Gay Bowling Leagues. 6:30 p.m. Palace Lanes. 4191 Beliaire Blvd.
Grace Assembly Church Gay/gay-affirming congregation 7 pm.
aerobics class. 567 Cedar Grove, Livingston, Texas, 77351
936-646-7214, E-mail: leol(o)easttex.net
Houston Pride Band. Open rehearsal. 730-930 pm. 1307 Yale.
Houston Rcwghnacks Rugby CM) Practice from 6:30-8:30 p.m For
more information, tog on to www.roughnecksrugby.org
Houston Tennis Club. 7:00-9 pm. Memorial Park at the Tennis
Spiritual UplHt service, 7 p.m Resurrection MCC. 713-861-9149.
Houston GLBT Cotmmunrty Center. Drop-m. 2-9 pm. •
Free HIV testing, counseling. 6-9 p.m • Houston Gay & Lesbian
Political Caucus genera! meeting, 7 pm. • Houston Pride Band
rehearsal, 7:30 p.m. ■ 3400 Montrose, Suite 207 713-524-3818,
THURSDAY, JULY 3
&a*f Caaat TrarejafUjar tonmHaar. Martin} 713 780-4282.
BWet Houston. Group for bisexuals; everyone welcome.
7:30 pm Hobbit Cafe, 2240 Portsmouth, www.flash.nef-bihouse.
Center for Spiritual Living. Meditation (drop-in). 1L30 am.-l p.m
6610 Harwin 713-339 1808
ConvMMity G«H Servict. 7:30 pm 713 880-1235.
Free HIV Testing. Houston Area Community Services. 10 am-2
pm. at Joseph-Hines Clinic, 1710 West 25tPl St. Also 11 a.m.330
pm at Gallery Medical Clinic, 5900 North Freeway, and Club Toyz
from 9 p.m.-midnig!it 713-526-0555, ext. 23L 227 or 226.
Free HIV Testing. Montrose Clinic, 8 pm.- midnight at Brazos River
Bottom (BRB), 2400 Brazos, and Cousins, 817 Fairview. 713-830-3000
Free HIV Testing. 7-9 pm. at All Star News, 3415 Katy Freeway.
Health clinic with free testing for HIV and syphilis 713-869-7878.
FrontRunners. Running club. 6:30 p.m. 713-522-8021
Web site: http://home.swfc-ell.neVlarathc-rtfhoufr.htm.
Gay Bowling Leagues. Luci Duos. 9 pm. Dynamic Lanes. 6121
Tarnef Drive. 713-861-1187
GLOBAL Gay. Lesbian or Bisexual Alliance at the University of
Houston-Central Campus. Weekly meeting, 6 pm. e-mail:
Hep C Recovery. Support group. 630 pm. Bering, 713-526-1017 Ext 211
Houston Women's Rugby Team. No experience necessary. Practice.
6:30-8:30. Westland YMCA. Kay, 713-208-1529.
Lake Livingston GLBT Support Group. 7 p.m. dinner and discussion,
Grace Assembly Church, 567 Cedar Grove, Livingston, Texas, 77351
936-646-7214. E-mail: leolineasttex.net.
Lambda Skating Club. 8 p.m. Tradewinds Skating Rink.
Montrose Clinic. Offers weekly peer support groups for gay and
bisexual men with HIV. English speaking group meets, 6:30 pm.
215 Westheimer 713-830-3050.
Rainbow Ranglers. Free C&W dance lessons. No partner required.
Brazos River Bottom 8:30 pm. 713-528-9192.
Recovery From Food Addiction (RFA). Meeting for 12-step program open to all. Noon-1 pm. St. Stephen's Episcopal Church,
1805 W. Alabama St RFA: 713-673-2848.
www.geocities.com/rfa77235/. E-mail: rfaworidservice,oiaol.com.
Spanish Charia Conversation Group. Cafe Agora, 7 pm. E-mail char-
lahouston:.<i msn.com. 713-416-7203.
Women's CBnic. Montrose Clinic. 713-830-3000.
Houston GLBT Cornmunity Center. Drop in 2-9 p.m. • Montrose
Writers' Project 10 am. • "Mending and Stitching," 2 pm. • 3400
Montrose, Suite 207 713-524-3818. www.houstonglbtcerrter.org.
FRIDAY, JULY 4
Houston Gay & Lesbian Parents. Board of directors meeting. Also, 2
pm. Potluck pool party at Chris and Shelby's house: 281-290-0473
Houston Outdoor Group. Independence Day Party. Bill and Thomas,
Center for Spiritual Living. Meditation (drop-in), 1130 am.-l pm.
6610 Harwin. 713-339-1808.
Free HIV Testing. Montrose Clinic 10 pm-2 am at The Meatrack, 2915
San Jacinto; 10 pm-1 am. at EJs and at Midtowne Spa, 713-830-3000.
Free HIV Testing. Thomas Street Clinic. 9 am.-l p.m. 2015 Thomas
St OraSure method. Call for appointment Sharon, 713-873-4157
Frost Eye Clinic. Free eye exams for people with HIV. 713-830-3000.
Grace Assembly Church. Gay/gay-affirming congregation. 7 pm.
aerobics class, 567 Cedar Grove. Livingston. Texas, 7735L
936-646-7214, E-mail: leolaieasttex.net.
HAT.CH. Houston Area Teen Coalition of Homosexuals meets
7-10 pm. For meeting information, call 713-529-3590.
Houston Tennis Club. 7:00-9 p.m. Memorial Park at the Tennis
Kolbe Project Morning prayer, 10 am. 713-861-1800.
Mishpachat Alizim. GLBT Jewish congregation. Sabbath services at
8 p.m. on the second Friday of each month at Baby Bamabys, 602
Fairview. Monthly study groups with Congregation Beth Israel.
5600 North Braeswood. Mishpachat Alizim. P.O. Box 980136.
Houston. TX 77098,866-841-9139. ext 1834.
Q-Patrol. Volunteers walk the streets to help prevent hate crimes.
9:30 pm. Convene at community center. 713-528-SAFE. E-mail:
Houston GLBT Community Center. Drop-m 2-9 pm. • 3400
Montrose, Suite 207 713-524-3818. www.houstonglbtcenter.org,
ECHOS, This non-profit ministry of the Episcopal Church of the
Epiphany is dedicated to helping people access health and social
service systems. Free medical services include HIV, STD and hepatitis testing. Call for dates and times of services 9610 S. Gessner.
713-270-0369. E-mail: echos*-rtoustorK^bell.net
Gay & Lesbian Swrtchboard Houston. Volunteers offer a friendty ear
to callers in need of information, nonjudgmentai support and anonymous counseling to the GLBT community. 713-529-3211
KoP-ON Anyone can join this non-profit moderated e-mail
announcement list that helps facilitate advocacy work and organizing efforts for gay Houstonians Quantity of postings is strictly limited. Postings include press releases and action alerts from rational
state and local gay and allied organizations. For into or to join,
access wwworoupsyahoo com/group/HoP-ON/.
Houston GLBT Conwuwty Center. Volunteers perform a variety of
critical tasks which include staffing the information desk during
drop-in hours; helping with center programming and events; working on community outreach efforts, fund-raising and publicity. Card
players, writers and artists in particular an needed. 713-524-3818.
P-ser Listening Une. Youth only. Staffed by GLBT youth for gay.
lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth 5-10 pm.
To list an event, call 713-529-8490, fax
at 713-529 9531, or ww* «-*»•$ .
Deadbne is Mmtfay at 5 p.m.
a weekly guide to arts & entertainment
activities for gay Houstonians
Actor and Houston native Rob Nash
offers a three-day evening intensive
workshop, "The Rob Nash 12-Steps-To-
Better-Acting Workshop." Youth and
adults from age 16 up may participate.
The event is geared for intermediate and
advanced actors. Tuition: $75. Limit 20
students, with enrollment on a first-
come, first-served basis. 6:30-930 p.m.
July 7-9. The Humphreys School of
Musical Theater, official training wing of
Theatre Under The Stars, at the Hobby
Center for the Performing Arts, 800
Bagby. 713-558-8801. www.tuts.com.
F0, a local all-female rock band, hosts
open mic/cider night. Musicians and
vocalists of all styles and genres are
welcome. No cover. 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.
Chances, 1100 Westheimer. 713-523-
FRIDAY, JUNE 27
"Countdown to Pride" will be hosted by
Space City Empire and Crown Prince
Royale 1 Keith Vyvial. The show celebrates Pride and is a fund-raiser for the
group, with proceeds going to AIDS
Foundation Houston Camp Hope and
AssistHers. 8:30 p.m. EJ's, 2517 Ralph.
THROUGH AUG. 31
'Bob Knox: Non-Fiction Paintings' will be
presented at Blaffer Gallery. New York
City-born Knox presents acrylic on canvas paintings based on photographs of
interiors seemingly furnished and decorated in the 1950s. Knox's paintings rely
on the human psyche to establish meaning in them. Free. Open Tuesday-Friday
from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and weekends 1
to 5 p.m. Blaffer Gallery, Art Museum of
the University of Houston, Fine Arts
Building on the U of H campus, entrance
No. 16 off Cullen Blvd. 713-743-9530.
Gutf Coast Archives t Museum of GUT
History SaWIHe ExhiWtiw. The first
exhibition from the GCAM collection
presented at the Houston GLBT
Cornmunity Center henors the NAMES
Project Houston. Community Center,
3400 Montrose, Suite 207 713-524-3818.
Positive Art Workshop F-hotography
ExMartion. Artists living with HIV/AIDS
created these pictures with accompanying text. Houston GLBT Community
Center, 3400 Montrose, Suite 207