Metro Weekly

Community Calendar

Upcoming LGBT social events around DC, MD & VA

Monday, January 15, 2018

Andromeda Transcultural Health
offers free HIV testing and HIV services (by appointment). 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Decatur Center, 1400 Decatur St. NW. To arrange an appointment, call 202-291-4707, or visit andromedatransculturalhealth.org.
Coffee Drop-In for the Senior LGBT Community
10 a.m.-noon. 2000 14th St. NW. For more information, call 202-682-2245 or visit thedccenter.org.
DC Aquatics Club
holds a practice session at Dunbar Aquatic Center. 7:30-9 p.m. 101 N St. NW. For more information, visit swimdcac.org.
GetEqual
meets 6:30-8 p.m. at Quaker House, 2111 Florida Ave. NW. For more information, email getequal.wdc@gmail.com.
HIV Testing
at Whitman-Walker Health. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. at 1525 14th St. NW, and 9 a.m-12 p.m. and 1-5 p.m. at the Max Robinson Center, 2301 MLK Jr. Ave. SE. For an appointment call 202-745-7000 or visit whitman-walker.org.
Karing with Individuality (K.I.) Services
3333 Duke St., Alexandria, offers free "rapid" HIV testing and counseling, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 703-823-4401.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Holiday Parade
The parade kicks off at noon from Good Hope Road near the Anacostia Park entrance and continues along MLK Avenue to Barry Farm Recreation Center, on Sumner Road, where the MLK Holiday Festival and Health Fair is being held. Meet at 10 a.m. near the Anacostia Park Entrance in Southeast D.C. For more information, call 202-682-2245 or visit thedccenter.org/mlkparade.
MetroHealth Center
offers free, rapid HIV testing. No appointment needed. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. 1012 14th St. NW, Suite 700. For more information, call 202-638-0750.
NovaSalud
offers free HIV testing. 5-7 p.m. 2049 N. 15th St., Suite 200, Arlington. Appointments: 703-789-4467.
PFLAG
a support group for parents, family members and allies of the LGBTQ community, holds its monthly meeting at The DC Center. 7-9 p.m. 2000 14th St. NW, Suite 105. For more information, visit thedccenter.org.
SMYAL
offers free HIV Testing, 3-5 p.m., by appointment and walk-in, for youth 21 and younger. Youth Center, 410 7th St. SE. 202-567-3155 or testing@smyal.org.
STI Testing
at Whitman-Walker Health. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at both 1525 14th St. NW and the Max Robinson Center, 2301 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave. SE. Testing is intended for those without symptoms. For an appointment call 202-745-7000 or visit whitman-walker.org.
Us Helping Us
hosts a black gay men's evening affinity group for GBT black men. Light refreshments provided. 7-9 p.m. 3636 Georgia Ave. NW. 202-446-1100.
Washington Wetskins Water Polo Team
practices 7-9 p.m. Newcomers with at least basic swimming ability always welcome. Takoma Aquatic Center, 300 Van Buren St. NW. For more information, contact Tom, 703-299-0504 or secretary@wetskins.org, or visit wetskins.org.
Whitman-Walker Health HIV/AIDS Support Group
for newly diagnosed individuals, meets 7 p.m. Registration required. 202-939-7671, hivsupport@whitman-walker.org.