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.
Saturday, December 10, 2016
founded by members of the LGBT community, holds Saturday morning Shabbat services, 10 a.m., followed by Kiddush luncheon. Services in DCJCC Community Room, 1529 16th St. NW. betmish.org
Brazilian GLBT Group
including others interested in Brazilian culture, meets. For location/time, email email@example.com.
arts & culture group visits Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond to see exhibits on Faberge Eggs and on the artistic connections between Edvard Munch and Jasper Johns. Admission $15 for adults, $12 seniors, plus about $12 for transportation, and lunch in museum cafe. Carpool from King Street Metro Station. Craig, 202-462-0535. firstname.lastname@example.org.
DC Front Runners
running/walking/social club welcomes all levels for exercise in a fun and supportive environment, socializing afterward. Meet 9:30 a.m., 23rd & P Streets NW, for a walk; or 10 a.m. for fun run. dcfrontrunners.org
basketball team meets at Turkey Thicket Recreation Center, 1100 Michigan Ave. NE, 2-4 p.m. For players of all levels, gay or straight. teamdcbasketball.org
sponsors Mass for LGBT community, family and friends. 6:30 p.m., Immanuel Church-on-the-Hill, 3606 Seminary Road, Alexandria. All welcome. For more info, visit dignitynova.org
Gay Language Club
discusses critical languages and foreign languages. 7 p.m. Nellie's, 900 U St. NW. RSVP preferred. email@example.com.
offers free and confidential HIV testing in Takoma Park, 7676 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 411. Walk-ins 12-3 p.m. For appointments other hours, call 301-422-2398.
Latino Leather Club
3-5 p.m. 2000 14th St. NW, Suite 105. For more information, visit thedccenter.org
LGBTQ ASL Class
for people who wish to learn American Sign Language. 1-3 p.m. 2000 14th St. NW, Suite 105. For more information, visit thedccenter.org