Out in the City

Event Date / Time: 06/08/2014 @ 1:00pm

Event Summary: Out in the City is an older peoples LGBT social and support group...

Venue: The Lesbian & Gay Foundation
Number 5, Richmond Street
M1 3HF

Price per Person: Free

Event Full Details: The project continues to support members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community through our innovative ‘Out In The City’ initiative, which is a friendly social/support group for people over 50. Out in the City There is a drop-in every Wednesday at 1pm at Richmond Street where you can get fit by enjoying games such as bowling and tennis on the Wii, read a book, or just relax and chat among friends. Every Thursday there are different activities such as day trips, visits to galleries, museums, cinemas, pubs, tea rooms as well as walks in the city and in green spaces.  Out in the City There is a reading group which meets on the last Thursday of the month at the Lass o Gowrie pub at 12.30pm. The annual PRIDE parade at August Bank Holiday provides the group members with an opportunity to dress up and have a fabulous day walking through Manchester to promote an awareness of older LGBT people. The group members have worked in partnership with others such as Whitworth Art Gallery, Library Theatre, Islington Mill, Manchester Art Gallery, Start Manchester as well as artists, photographers and poets.  To join in the activities see website www.outinthecity05.webs.com or email Sue Nzilani atsue.nzilani@silverservice.org.uk