Tai Chi Classes (Free)

Tai Chi Classes (Free)

Tue, Apr 29 
5:30pm-6:30pm

Tuesday, April 29th 5:30-6:30 pm
Tai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese system of mind-body-spirit health, based on the wisdom of the Tao and the I Ching. You will learn the gentle movements and deep breathing of the Yang Style 37 Postures...

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Thu, Mar 13-Fri, Apr 25
John J. Wilcox, Jr. Archives: Leather Objects

Join us in the archives gallery during March and April for an exhibition of leather objects in celebration of the local LGBTQ leather community which has been a vibrant and critical part of the larger movement. We will unearth some...

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Fri, Mar 14-Fri, Apr 25
Art Gallery

The William Way Art Gallery is pleased to present works by three artists: Amy Cousins, J. Pascoe, and Elizabeth Coffey Williams.

The exhibit is open to the public in the lobby of the William Way Community Center, Monday – Friday...

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Thu, Apr 24 
12:00pm 
SageWorks Introduction

SageWorks is an employment assistance program for LGBT adults (40+) that provides access to online worksearch sites, job coaching, resume building, career workshops and free computer trainer courses. This introduction will provide...

read more
Thu, Apr 24 
1:00pm-2:00pm
LGBT Age 50+ Rap Session

Thursdays, 1-2pm
This is a unique forum where people can discuss their feelings and experiences related to being LGBT and age 50 + in a casual, open and non-judgmental environment. This new outlet has been created by and for older...

read more
Thu, Apr 24 
6:30pm 
Mah-Jongg

Thursdays, 12:00 PM & 7:30 PM
For experienced and new players. Mah-jongg is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and luck for four players. Reservations required call 215-732-2220.

Thu, Apr 24 
7:00pm-9:00pm
Transway (Free)

Thursdays, 7-9pm
A weekly social group for the transgender and gender nonconforming community.

Fri, Apr 25 
6:00pm-8:00pm
Loft 23 presents The Game Loft

(2nd and 4th Fridays)
The game loft is a space geared towards gamers (21-29 years old) within the community and is an opportunity to meet new people, play games, and socialize outside of the bar/club scene. There will be board...

read more
Sat, Apr 26 
3:00pm-5:00pm
Queer Writer’s Collective

April 26, 3-5PM
(Every 4th Saturday of the month)
Join this free group for monthly workshops and discussions to develop your unique queer voice via the written word at the Center. Contact Candice for information at (215) 732-2220...

read more
Sun, Apr 27 
2:00pm-4:00pm
Chess Club

Sundays, 2-4PM
This is an inclusive group seeking players of all skill levels interested in socializing and working on their game. Absolutely free, and you're guaranteed to hone up on those skills you haven't used in awhile or to...

read more
Sun, Apr 27 
2:00pm 
PhilaVentures: Wissahickon Hike

Sunday April 27, 2PM
(Last Sunday of the Month)
An opportunity for walking at a moderate pace with a talkative group of LGBT folks who like fresh air and exercise!  Some ups and downs and uneven paths are found along the way, so...

read more
Sun, Apr 27 
3:00pm-4:30pm
Rainbow Buddhist Meditation

Sundays, 3-4:30PM
This free group is for both practicing Buddhists and those interested in Buddhism and includes both a discussion and meditation.

Mon, Apr 28 
2:00pm 
Bridge Club

Mondays, 2:00 PM
"Party" bridge for the experienced player. Reservations required. Please call the Center at 215-732-2220.

Tue, Apr 29 
10:30am-12:30pm
MorningsOUT Senior Social

Tuesdays, 10:30am-12:30pm
A social/educational group for older men with occasional outings, speakers and events. Light refreshments served.

Tue, Apr 29 
5:30pm-6:30pm
Tai Chi Classes (Free)

Tuesday, April 29th 5:30-6:30 pm
Tai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese system of mind-body-spirit health, based on the wisdom of the Tao and the I Ching. You will learn the gentle movements and deep breathing of the Yang Style 37...

read more
Thu, May 01 
1:00pm-2:00pm
LGBT Age 50+ Rap Session

Thursdays, 1-2pm
This is a unique forum where people can discuss their feelings and experiences related to being LGBT and age 50 + in a casual, open and non-judgmental environment. This new outlet has been created by and for older...

read more
Thu, May 01 
12:00pm 
Mah-Jongg

Thursdays, 12:00 PM & 7:30 PM
For experienced and new players. Mah-jongg is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and luck for four players. Reservations required call 215-732-2220.

Thu, May 01 
7:30pm 
Mah-Jongg

Thursdays, 12:00 PM & 7:30 PM
For experienced and new players. Mah-jongg is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and luck for four players. Reservations required call 215-732-2220.

Thu, May 01 
7:00pm-9:00pm
Transway (Free)

Thursdays, 7-9pm 
A weekly social group for the transgender and gender nonconforming community.

Fri, May 02 
6:00pm-8:00pm
Loft 23 presents The Exchange Loft

(1st and 3rd Fridays)
This month, join us for casual conversation and mingling at the Center. Loft23 is an inclusive social/support group where LGBTQ individuals between the ages of 21 and 29 can have engaging and constructive...

read more
Sun, May 04 
2:00pm-4:00pm
Chess Club

Sundays, 2-4PM 
This is an inclusive group seeking players of all skill levels interested in socializing and working on their game.  Absolutely free, and you're guaranteed to hone up on those skills you haven't used in awhile or...

read more
Sun, May 04 
3:00pm-4:30pm
Rainbow Buddhist Meditation

Sundays, 3-4:30PM 
This free group is for both practicing Buddhists and those interested in Buddhism and includes both a discussion and meditation.

Mon, May 05 
3:00pm-6:00pm
HIV and Hepatitis C Testing (free and confidential)

The William Way Community Center is partnering with BEBASHI, which was founded in 1985 in response to the increasing incidence of HIV/AIDS in the African American in Philadelphia, to provide free and confidential rapid HIV testing...

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Mon, May 05 
Bridge Club

Mondays, 2:00 PM
"Party" bridge for the experienced player.  Reservations required.  Please call the Center at 215-732-2220.

Tue, May 06 
10:30am-12:30pm
MorningsOUT Senior Social

Tuesdays, 10:30am-12:30pm
A social/educational group for older men with occasional outings, speakers and events. Light refreshments served. (Free)

Tue, May 06 
5:30pm-6:30pm
Tai Chi Classes (Free)

Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 pm
Tai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese system of mind-body-spirit health, based on the wisdom of the Tao and the I Ching. You will learn the gentle movements and deep breathing of the Yang Style 37 Postures...

read more
Wed, May 07 
7:30pm 
Volunteer Orientation

Volunteer Orientation is a monthly information session for new volunteers to learn about the Center and the various ways to get involved. Call (215) 732-2220 to register.

Thu, May 08 
1:00pm-2:00pm
LGBT Age 50+ Rap Session

Thursdays, 1-2pm
This is a unique forum where people can discuss their feelings and experiences related to being LGBT and age 50 + in a casual, open and non-judgmental environment. This new outlet has been created by and for older...

read more
Thu, May 08 
6:00pm-8:00pm
John J. Wilcox, Jr. Archives: 15th Anniversary of Philly Dyke March- Opening Reception

On view: May 8 – August 29, 2014
Rich in history throughout the country but especially in Philadelphia, dyke marches are our protest in response to the corporate, traditionally male-dominated Pride events. Year after year, the...

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Thu, May 08-Fri, Aug 29
John J. Wilcox, Jr. Archives: 15th Anniversary of Philly Dyke March

On view: May 8 – August 29, 2014
Rich in history throughout the country but especially in Philadelphia, dyke marches are our protest in response to the corporate, traditionally male-dominated Pride events. Year after year, the...

read more
Thu, May 08 
1:00pm-2:00pm
Chess Club

Thursdays, 1-2pm
This is a unique forum where people can discuss their feelings and experiences related to being LGBT and age 50 + in a casual, open and non-judgmental environment. This new outlet has been created by and for older...

read more
Thu, May 08 
12:00pm 
Mah-Jongg

Thursdays, 12:00 PM & 7:30 PM
For experienced and new players. Mah-jongg is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and luck for four players. Reservations required call 215-732-2220.

Thu, May 08 
7:30pm 
Mah-Jongg

Thursdays, 12:00 PM & 7:30 PM
For experienced and new players. Mah-jongg is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and luck for four players. Reservations required call 215-732-2220.

Thu, May 08 
7:00pm-9:00pm
Transway (Free)

Thursdays, 7-9pm
A weekly social group for the transgender and gender nonconforming community.

Fri, May 09 
6:00pm-8:00pm
Art Gallery: 9th Annual Juried Art Exhibit Opening Reception

On view in the gallery: May 9 – June 27
The juried art competition brings together LGBTQ artists to exhibit works in the William Way Art Gallery. Out of dozens of submissions, the show was narrowed down to works that will be...

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Fri, May 09-Fri, Jun 27
Art Gallery: 9th Annual Juried Art Exhibit

On view in the gallery: May 9 – June 27
The juried art competition brings together LGBTQ artists to exhibit works in the William Way Art Gallery. Out of dozens of submissions, the show was narrowed down to works that will be...

read more
Fri, May 09 
6:00pm-8:00pm
Loft 23 presents The Game Loft

(2nd and 4th Fridays)
The game loft is a space geared towards gamers (21-29 years old) within the community and is an opportunity to meet new people, play games, and socialize outside of the bar/club scene. There will be board...

read more
Sun, May 11 
11:00am-1:00pm
Out and Faithful Presents Congregation Crawl: Whosoever Metropolitan Community Church of Philly

(3637 Chestnut Street, Rear Entrance, Philadelphia, PA 19104)
Are you looking for a faith community? So are we! Come “church shop” with your friends by joining Crystal and Candice for our monthly Congregation Crawl. All are...

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Sun, May 11 
2:00pm-4:00pm
Chess Club

Sundays, 2-4PM
This is an inclusive group seeking players of all skill levels interested in socializing and working on their game. Absolutely free, and you're guaranteed to hone up on those skills you haven't used in awhile or to...

read more
Sun, May 11 
3:00pm-4:30pm
Rainbow Buddhist Meditation

Sundays, 3-4:30PM
This free group is for both practicing Buddhists and those interested in Buddhism and includes both a discussion and meditation.

Mon, May 12 
2:00pm 
Bridge Club

Mondays, 2:00 PM
"Party" bridge for the experienced player. Reservations required. Please call the Center at 215-732-2220.

Tue, May 13 
6:30pm 
SageWorks Introduction

SageWorks is an employment assistance program for LGBT adults (40+) that provides access to online worksearch sites, job coaching, resume building, career workshops and free computer trainer courses. This introduction will provide...

read more
Tue, May 13 
10:30am-12:30pm
MorningsOUT Senior Social

Tuesdays, 10:30am-12:30pm
A social/educational group for older men with occasional outings, speakers and events. Light refreshments served. (Free)

Tue, May 13 
5:30pm-6:30pm
Tai Chi Classes (Free)

Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 pm
Tai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese system of mind-body-spirit health, based on the wisdom of the Tao and the I Ching. You will learn the gentle movements and deep breathing of the Yang Style 37 Postures...

read more
Thu, May 15 
1:00pm-2:00pm
Chess Club

Thursdays, 1-2pm
This is a unique forum where people can discuss their feelings and experiences related to being LGBT and age 50 + in a casual, open and non-judgmental environment. This new outlet has been created by and for older...

read more
Thu, May 15 
1:00pm-2:00pm
LGBT Age 50+ Rap Session

Thursdays, 1-2pm
This is a unique forum where people can discuss their feelings and experiences related to being LGBT and age 50 + in a casual, open and non-judgmental environment. This new outlet has been created by and for older...

read more
Thu, May 15 
12:00pm 
Mah-Jongg

Thursdays, 12:00 PM & 7:30 PM
For experienced and new players. Mah-jongg is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and luck for four players. Reservations required call 215-732-2220.

Thu, May 15 
7:30pm 
Mah-Jongg

Thursdays, 12:00 PM & 7:30 PM
For experienced and new players. Mah-jongg is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and luck for four players. Reservations required call 215-732-2220.

Thu, May 15 
7:00pm-9:00pm
Transway (Free)

Thursdays, 7-9pm
A weekly social group for the transgender and gender nonconforming community.

Fri, May 16 
6:00pm-8:00pm
Loft 23 presents The Exchange Loft

(1st and 3rd Fridays)
This month, join us for casual conversation and mingling at the Center. Loft23 is an inclusive social/support group where LGBTQ individuals between the ages of 21 and 29 can have engaging and constructive...

read more
Sat, May 17 
2:00pm-5:00pm
A Penny for Your Thoughts

This guided discussion on all issues which impact lesbian, bisexual and questioning women will provide an opportunity to address a variety of topics including but not limited to sexuality, role playing, politics, relationships,...

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Sun, May 18 
2:00pm-4:00pm
Chess Club

Sundays, 2-4PM
This is an inclusive group seeking players of all skill levels interested in socializing and working on their game. Absolutely free, and you're guaranteed to hone up on those skills you haven't used in awhile or to...

read more
Sun, May 18 
3:00pm-4:30pm
Rainbow Buddhist Meditation

Sundays, 3-4:30PM
This free group is for both practicing Buddhists and those interested in Buddhism and includes both a discussion and meditation.

Mon, May 19 
3:00pm-6:00pm
HIV and Hepatitis C Testing (free and confidential)

The William Way Community Center is partnering with BEBASHI, which was founded in 1985 in response to the increasing incidence of HIV/AIDS in the African American in Philadelphia, to provide free and confidential rapid HIV testing...

read more
Mon, May 19 
2:00pm 
Bridge Club

Mondays, 2:00 PM
"Party" bridge for the experienced player. Reservations required. Please call the Center at 215-732-2220.

Tue, May 20 
Volunteer Velada & Dinner

(Every 3rd Tuesday of the month)
Help us fold and assemble our monthly mailing. It’s a big job and we need your help!

Tue, May 20 
10:30am-12:30pm
MorningsOUT Senior Social

Tuesdays, 10:30am-12:30pm
A social/educational group for older men with occasional outings, speakers and events. Light refreshments served. (Free)

Tue, May 20 
5:30pm-6:30pm
Tai Chi Classes (Free)

Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 pm
Tai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese system of mind-body-spirit health, based on the wisdom of the Tao and the I Ching. You will learn the gentle movements and deep breathing of the Yang Style 37 Postures...

read more
Wed, May 21 
7:00pm-8:00pm
Book Club: Middlesex by Jeffery Eugenides

Join us on the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7pm for a stimulating discussion on a variety of diverse, LGBTQIA topics. For more information, contact 215-732-2220. This month's selection is Middlesex by Jeffery Eugenides. It...

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Wed, May 21 
5:30pm 
Women’s Wednesdays: Game Night

This event promises to bring out the competitor in all of us and the laughs too. We’ll be hosting a game night with wii bowling, tennis, and baseball. We’ll also play a few favorites including: Tabu and the crowd favorite,...

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Thu, May 22 
12:00pm 
SageWorks Introduction

SageWorks is an employment assistance program for LGBT adults (40+) that provides access to online worksearch sites, job coaching, resume building, career workshops and free computer trainer courses. This introduction will provide...

read more
Thu, May 22 
1:00pm-2:00pm
LGBT Age 50+ Rap Session

Thursdays, 1-2pm
This is a unique forum where people can discuss their feelings and experiences related to being LGBT and age 50 + in a casual, open and non-judgmental environment. This new outlet has been created by and for older...

read more
Thu, May 22 
12:00pm 
Mah-Jongg

Thursdays, 12:00 PM & 7:30 PM
For experienced and new players. Mah-jongg is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and luck for four players. Reservations required call 215-732-2220.

Thu, May 22 
7:30pm 
Mah-Jongg

Thursdays, 12:00 PM & 7:30 PM
For experienced and new players. Mah-jongg is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and luck for four players. Reservations required call 215-732-2220.

Thu, May 22 
7:00pm-9:00pm
Transway (Free)

Thursdays, 7-9pm
A weekly social group for the transgender and gender nonconforming community.

Fri, May 23 
6:00pm-8:00pm
Loft 23 presents The Game Loft

(2nd and 4th Fridays)
The game loft is a space geared towards gamers (21-29 years old) within the community and is an opportunity to meet new people, play games, and socialize outside of the bar/club scene. There will be board...

read more
Sat, May 24 
3:00pm-5:00pm
Queer Writer’s Collective

(Every 4th Saturday of the month)
Join this free group for monthly workshops and discussions to develop your unique queer voice via the written word at the Center. Contact Candice for information at (215) 732-2220 or .(JavaScript...

read more
Sun, May 25 
2:00pm-4:00pm
Silver Foxes

(Every 4th Sunday of the month)
For LGBT 50+ folks. A monthly social and discussion group at the Center. Light refreshments will be served and feel welcome to bring other food.

Sun, May 25 
2:00pm-4:00pm
Chess Club

Sundays, 2-4PM
This is an inclusive group seeking players of all skill levels interested in socializing and working on their game. Absolutely free, and you're guaranteed to hone up on those skills you haven't used in awhile or to...

read more
Sun, May 25 
2:00pm 
PhilaVentures: Wissahickon Hike

Last Sunday of the Month, 2:00 PM
An opportunity for walking at a moderate pace with a talkative group of LGBT folks who like fresh air and exercise!  Some ups and downs and uneven paths are found along the way, so wear proper...

read more
Sun, May 25 
3:00pm-4:30pm
Rainbow Buddhist Meditation

Sundays, 3-4:30PM
This free group is for both practicing Buddhists and those interested in Buddhism and includes both a discussion and meditation.

Mon, May 26 
2:00pm 
Bridge Club

Mondays, 2:00 PM
"Party" bridge for the experienced player. Reservations required. Please call the Center at 215-732-2220.

Tue, May 27 
10:30pm-12:30pm
MorningsOUT Senior Social

Tuesdays, 10:30am-12:30pm
A social/educational group for older men with occasional outings, speakers and events. Light refreshments served. (Free)

Tue, May 27 
5:30pm-6:30pm
Tai Chi Classes (Free)

Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 pm
Tai Chi Chuan is an ancient Chinese system of mind-body-spirit health, based on the wisdom of the Tao and the I Ching. You will learn the gentle movements and deep breathing of the Yang Style 37 Postures...

read more
Wed, May 28 
6:30pm-8:00pm
Town Hall: A Community Forum on Anti-violence

There has been an increase in high-profile attacks and robberies in the gayborhood over the past several months and many of the perpetrators are still at-large. Join the WWCC for a town hall that will feature updates about these...

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Thu, May 29 
1:00pm-2:00pm
LGBT Age 50+ Rap Session

Thursdays, 1-2pm
This is a unique forum where people can discuss their feelings and experiences related to being LGBT and age 50 + in a casual, open and non-judgmental environment. This new outlet has been created by and for older...

read more
Thu, May 29 
12:00pm 
Mah-Jongg

Thursdays, 12:00 PM & 7:30 PM
For experienced and new players. Mah-jongg is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and luck for four players. Reservations required call 215-732-2220.

Thu, May 29 
7:30pm 
Mah-Jongg

Thursdays, 12:00 PM & 7:30 PM
For experienced and new players. Mah-jongg is a game of skill, strategy, calculation, and luck for four players. Reservations required call 215-732-2220.

Thu, May 29 
7:00pm-9:00pm
Transway (Free)

Thursdays, 7-9pm
A weekly social group for the transgender and gender nonconforming community.