Date: Thursday, May 23rd 2013
Time: 7pm – 11 pm
Location: Hardware Bar 697 10th Ave (Between 47th and 48th)
SALGA-NYC was founded in 1991 by a small band of committed desi queers –
people who saw the need for our community to come together and organize
for the changes we believe in. 22 years later, SALGA is completely
volunteer-led and organizes, supports and celebrates New York City’s
desi queer population. We march in parades and protest others, plan
social and cultural events, and help our diverse communities find
belonging and home in our spaces. To all of our volunteers, past and
present, who’ve worked tirelessly to make SALGA what it is today – thank
you. You’re the reason we continue to imagine and work towards a more
Join us for happy hour in celebration of SALGA NYC’s 22nd birthday!!
We would like to invite you to join SALGA NYC in various marches/events this summer for Pride!
If you are interested in joining our talented dance team (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xUmSlLoyxek), please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are interested in helping with pride marches/decorations/signs/anything else, please let us know by emailing email@example.com
More information on individual marches and where to meet will be posted as we get closer to the dates and events.
Queens Pride – Sunday, June 2, 2013
GAPIMNY, QWAVE, SALGA and ALP invite you for dinner and drinks at our….
LGBT Asian American / South Asian Post-Queens Pride Party!
- Date: Sunday, June 2, 2013
- Location: Glen, Chris, and Malcolm’s Home: 3405 80th Street, Apt. 22 ( corner of 34th Ave and 80th St. in Jackson Heights, Queens)
Our party is open to ALL, so join us before the weekend ends!
$20 is suggested as the proceeds benefit SALGA, GAPIMNY, QWAVE and ALP
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or 917-439-3158
Directions: Take the #7 to 82nd St. stop in Queens. Walk down to 80th St. and then north 3 blocks to 34th Ave., the Apartment building will be on your right.
Take the E/F/G/R/V to Jackson Heights/Roosevelt Ave./74th St. in Queens. You will be on Roosevelt and 74th st. Cross Roosevelt Ave. ( #7 subway track above) and walk north 3 blocks to 34th Ave. Make a right and walk to 80th St. and the Apartment building will be on your right.
Brooklyn Pride – Saturday, June 8, 2013
Trans Day of Justice – Friday, June 28, 2013
More info to be anounced
Desilicious Hot Pink Pride Party – Friday, June 28, 2013
NYC Dyke March - Saturday, June 29, 2013
Manhattan Pride – Sunday, June 30, 2013
Date: Saturday, June 8th 2013
Time: 4pm – 6pm
Location: LGBT Center, 208 West 13th Street
Support is for you – come to discuss this month’s topic or whatever may be on your mind. SALGA’s Support group is limited to folks who identify as South Asian and to their intimate family.
SALGA’s monthly support group meetings are a SAFE, CONFIDENTIAL space for you to join a group atmosphere to talk about issues that affect your life and well-being. We provide a supportive atmosphere to all attendees.
More information/RSVP available by visiting: https://www.facebook.com/home.php#!/events/650617498297425/?fref=ts
Date: July 4th – July 6th, 2013
Location: San Francisco, CA
DesiQ 2013 calls all South Asian queer and trans folk—activists, organizers, and artists; students, workers, and professionals; youth, seasoned mid-lifers and our silvered elders—to come together and dialogue, gossip, strategize, dance, eat, flirt, listen, contribute, learn, connect, collaborate, make friends, and generally celebrate our amazing and beautiful selves, communities, and lives!
DesiQ 2013 Conference will be held on July 4-6, 2013 at UCSF Mission Bay Campus, San Francisco and Gala will be held on July 6, 2013 at Scottish Rite Center, Oakland.
More info: http://desiq.org/