Community Calendar

Upcoming LGBT social events around DC, MD & VA

Metro Weekly's Community Calendar highlights important events in the gay community, from alternative social events to volunteer opportunities. Event information should be sent by e-mail to or by mail to Metro Weekly, Attn: Community Calendar, 1775 I Street, NW; Suite 1150; Washington, D.C., 20006. Deadline for inclusion is noon, the Friday before publication. Announcement submissions that are not date-specific may run for two weeks, with the option for listing organizations to resubmit if appropriate. Questions about the calendar can be directed to the Metro Weekly office at 202-638-6830.

Sunday, February 14, 2016

All Souls Memorial Episcopal Church
celebrates Low Mass at 8:30 a.m., High Mass at 11 a.m. 2300 Cathedral Ave. NW. 202-232-4244,
Bethel Church-DC
progressive and radically inclusive church holds services at 11:30 a.m. 2217 Minnesota Ave. SE. 202-248-1895,
Burgundy Crescent
a gay volunteer organization, volunteers today for DC Central Kitchen. To participate, visit
arts & culture group rides to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond to see exhibition of 200 sculptures by Rodin. Tickets $15 adults, $12 seniors. Also bring about $12 for transportation, plus money for lunch in museum café. Carpool at 9 a.m. from King Street Metro Station, return around 6 p.m. Craig, 202-462-0535.
DC Aquatics Club
(DCAC) practice session at Hains Point, 972 Ohio Dr., SW. 9:30-11 a.m. Visit
offers Roman Catholic Mass for the LGBT community. 6 p.m., St. Margaret's Church, 1820 Connecticut Ave. NW. All welcome. Sign interpreted. For more info, visit
First Congregational United Church of Christ
welcomes all to 10:30 a.m. service, 945 G St. NW. or 202-628-4317.
Friends Meeting of Washington
meets for worship, 10:30 a.m., 2111 Florida Ave. NW, Quaker House Living Room (next to Meeting House on Decatur Place), 2nd floor. Special welcome to lesbians and gays. Handicapped accessible from Phelps Place gate. Hearing assistance.
Hope United Church of Christ
welcomes GLBT community for worship. 10:30 a.m., 6130 Old Telegraph Road, Alexandria.
for gay men living in the DC metro area. This group will be meeting once a month. For information on location and time, visit
Institute for Spiritual Development
God-centered new age church & learning center. Sunday Services and Workshops event. 5419 Sherier Place NW.
Lincoln Congregational Temple – United Church of Christ
for an inclusive, loving and progressive faith community every Sunday. 11 a.m. 1701 11th Street NW, near R in Shaw/Logan neighborhood.
Lutheran Church of Reformation
invites all to Sunday worship at 8:30 or 11 a.m. Childcare is available at both services. Welcoming LGBT people for 25 years. 212 East Capitol St. NE.
Metropolitan Community Church of Northern Virginia
services at 11 a.m., led by Rev. Onetta Brooks. Children's Sunday School, 11 a.m. 10383 Democracy Lane, Fairfax. 703-691-0930,
Metropolitan Community Church of Washington, D.C.
services at 9 a.m. (ASL interpreted) and 11 a.m. Children's Sunday School at 11 a.m. 474 Ridge St. NW. 202-638-7373,
National City Christian Church
inclusive church with GLBT fellowship, offers gospel worship, 8:30 a.m., and traditional worship, 11 a.m. 5 Thomas Circle NW. 202-232-0323,
Riverside Baptist Church
a Christ-centered, interracial, welcoming-and-affirming church, offers service at 10 a.m. 680 I St. SW. 202-554-4330,
St. Stephen and the Incarnation,
an "interracial, multi-ethnic Christian Community" offers services in English, 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m., and in Spanish at 5:15 p.m. 1525 Newton St. NW. 202-232-0900,
Unitarian Church of Arlington
an LGBTQ welcoming-and-affirming congregation, offers services at 10 a.m. Virginia Rainbow UU Ministry. 4444 Arlington Blvd.
Unitarian Universalist Church of Silver Spring
invites LGBTQ families and individuals of all creeds and cultures to join the church. Services 9:15 and 11:15 a.m. 10309 New Hampshire Ave.
Universalist National Memorial Church
a welcoming and inclusive church. GLBT Interweave social/service group meets monthly. Services at 11 a.m., Romanesque sanctuary. 1810 16th St. NW. 202-387-3411,