Meetings & Other Ongoing Events

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We do our darnedest to keep this page accurate; however, meetings/events may be cancelled or may deviate from dates/times announced below.  Double check directly with the relevant organization before you leave the house!

Also, please avoid wearing scented products to meetings, events and gatherings out of respect for our extra sensitive brothers and sisters. Thanks!

SASP Meetings & Ongoing Events

SASP General Meeting

Senior Pride meetings are open to everyone, are wheelchair accessible and always feature interesting speakers.
2nd Tuesday of each month (except August), 2-3pm
Himmel Park Library
1035 N Treat Ave (off Speedway)
NEXT: Tue, May 9, 2-3pm. Speaker TBA.
You can usually learn about upcoming meeting speakers from our newsletter, The Senior Forum, two or three months in advance.
More info: 520-312-8923 or email us

SASP Monthly Potluck

Every fourth Saturday, noon-2pm
Cornerstone Fellowship, Fellowship Hall
2902 N. Geronimo (and Laguna, near First Ave. and Glenn)
NEXT: Sat, May 27, noon to 2pm
More info: Lee Roden at 520-398-6826

Elder Circles:
The Wisdom Journey for LGBTQI Elders

Elder Circles are facilitated discussion groups that meet once a month on a drop-in basis to discuss important topics and share stories. Each Elder Circle focuses on one of four components: life review, life repair, what is my contribution and mentoring. The facilitator is trained and culturally responsive.
Every 3rd Saturday
Cornerstone Fellowship
2902 N. Geronimo (and Laguna, near First Ave. and Glenn)
NEXT: Sat, May 20, 1-2:30pm
Registration not necessary.
FREE. Just show up!
Wheelchair accessible.
»See our flyer
For further info: contact Christina Medvescek or 520 323 1708 x122.

LBTQ Women’s Grief Group

This weekly support group is for Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer women 18 years of age and older who are looking for an accepting space in which to share their loss. The group is facilitated by the Director of the YWCA’s Women’s Counseling Network.
Every Thursday
NEXT: Thu, Apr 27, 1:30-3pm
The Grief Group will not be meeting on May 4, 2017.
Frances McClelland Community Center
525 N. Bonita Avenue
Tucson, AZ 85745
Sponsored by Southern Arizona Senior Pride and the YWCA Tucson.
More info: Email Southern AZ Senior Pride or phone us at 520-312-8923.

Dinner with EON Youth

Help to cook and provide a dinner for the EON Youth Program!
Every 3rd month.
NEXT: Fri, Jun 16, 5pm
If you would like to cook, help set-up, clean up and/or attend the next EON dinner, contact us by email or by phone: 520-312-8923.
»Find out more about the EON Youth Lounge/Community Center on FACEBOOK.

Intergenerational Ice Cream Social

Annual ice cream social with EON youth at the EON Lounge.
NEXT: Fri, Jul 28, 2017, 5pm
»Find out more about the EON Youth Lounge/Community Center on FACEBOOK.

Non-SASP Meetings & Ongoing Events

These are not SASP sponsored events, but we thought you’d like to know about them!

40s and Better Breakfast Group

A welcoming network of lesbians who meet for breakfast.
Every 3rd Saturday, 9:30-11am
Royal Sun Best Western Restaurant
SW corner of Speedway and Stone
NEXT: Sat, May 20, 9:30-11am
More info: Irene Read 520-360-4744

Mah Jong Mondays

Every Monday (except holidays), noon-3pm
Himmel Park Public Library branch
1035 North Treat Ave.
Wheelchair accessible.

Meander in Tucson Meetup Group

This group is for LGBTQ WOMEN.
»Learn more about the group and get details on upcoming events…

Men’s Social Network (MSN)

A monthly potluck and social.
First Saturday of the month, 7 pm
Casas Adobes Congregational Church
6801 N. Oracle Road
Attendees must be MSN member or male guest.
NEXT: Sat, May 6, 7-9:30pm
More info: Men’s Social Network website, Lee Roden (520-398-6826)
or Thom Goodrich (520-305-6976)

PCOA Caregiver Support Groups

Groups meet monthly in Tucson and Marana.
The Pima Council on Aging (PCOA) family caregiver support groups are open to anyone caring for a person 60 and older, or caring for someone of any age with Alzheimer’s or dementia.
More info or to register: (520) 609-1271

PCOA’s Workshops on Medicare

Pima Council on Aging (PCOA) offers workshops on Medicare.
First and third Wednesday of each month, 2pm
To register: call (520) 546-2011

PFLAG Tucson Support Meeting

First Wednesday of the month, 7-8:30pm
Ward 6 Office
3202 E. First St.
(PFLAG=Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)
NEXT: Wed, May 3, 7-8:30pm
More info on the PFLAG website.


Tucson Interfaith HIV/AIDS Network (TIHAN)
St. Francis in the Foothills Church
Corner of Swan and River roads
Third Thursday of each month
NEXT: Apr 20, 11:30am-2pm
(Next after that: May 18)
Volunteers from Tucson congregations provide lunch for people living with HIV. This is followed by time to socialize and play games or shop in the Poz Marketplace.
For more info: TIHAN (520) 299-6647 or .

Southern Arizona Gender Alliance (SAGA) General Meeting

First Monday of the month, 7-9pm
NEW Location: Studio One, 197 E Toole Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701
NEXT: Mon, May 1, 7-9pm

Tucson Commission on Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Issues

Third Tuesday of each month
Ward One offices
940 W Alameda St.
Meetings are open to the public.
NEXT DATE: Tue, May 16 at 6:30pm
More info including meeting agenda on the Commission’s website.
For further info, call the City Clerk’s Office at (520) 791-4213.

Tucson Frontrunners

Tucson Frontrunners is a walking/running group comprised of LGBT folks, their family and friends, and straight allies. We have members of all abilities and ages.
»Monthly calendar
More info: or visit Tucson FrontRunners on Facebook

Tucson Prime Timers

Serving older gay and bi men, Tucson Prime Timers offers a number of events each month.
More info: 520-743-9514, or TPT website.

Two Spirit of Tucson

Second Tuesday monthly, 6-8pm
160 N. Stone Ave. (NEW ADDRESS!)
NEXT: Tue, May 9, 6-8pm
More info: Marlene F. Jose (520) 884-7131, ext 234, or