The Avenue Community Centre is home to a number of groups where people can get together, get support, meet new people, and become part of the greater community. Our group offerings include:
Bi-Group is a welcoming space for everyone—bisexual, pansexual, polysexual, questioning, interested, and supportive—to join in social outings and discussions about topics associated with bi, pan, and poly identities! This group meets the first Thursday of every month at the ACC and the third Thursday of every month at the Pride Centre on campus.
Rainbow Coffee is a group for gender and sexually-diverse high school students and their allies. This safe hang-out space includes snacks and drinks, discussions, social outings, and much more! RC meets every Wednesday at 4:30 pm, alternating between the ACC and the Pride Centre.
Gender Revolution is a supportive social group for anyone who is gender variant, identifies as transgender, is questioning their gender identity, or is an ally. (Every Tuesday @ 7:00pm @ Pride Centre)
Women’s Night Out is a group for all women—lesbian, bi, trans, straight, etc.—to get together and enjoy a broad range of fun, social activities throughout the year. The group meets every Tuesday at 7:00 pm at the ACC.
Men’s Group is a group for all men—gay, bi, trans, straight, etc.—to get together and enjoy a broad range of fun, social activities throughout the year. [Underway once again this summer—contact us for more information]
Rainbow Families is a social, supportive group for gender and sexually diverse families, family members, caregivers, youth, and support systems. This group gathers once a month, alternating between a more casual gathering and a themed party. For more information about upcoming events, give the ACC a call.
Board Games Group is a group that gathers twice a month to play various games at the ACC. This group is open to anyone 12 and over. Board games, card games, Dungeons and Dragons and various others are played. Email Liz for details about the next gathering.
Associated Groups There are also a number of wonderful community groups operated in partnership with or outside of the ACC. Check them out!
For more information about any of our groups, please contact us during office hours and we will happily answer any questions you may have.