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, 1425 K Street, NW; Suite 350; Washington, D.C., 20005. 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.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
a group for freestyle conversation, meets about 6:30-6 p.m., Steam, 17th and R Streets NW. All welcome. For more information, call Fausto Fernandez, 703-732-5174.
an informal men's gay-literature group, discusses "We Think the World of You" by J.R. Ackerley. 7:30 p.,. Cleveland Park Library, 3310 Connecticut Ave. NW. All welcome. bookmendc.blogspot.com
Historic Christ Church
offers Wednesday worship 7:15 a.m. and 12:05 p.m. All welcome. 118 N. Washington St., Alexandria. 703-549-1450, historicchristchurch.org
at Whitman-Walker Health. At the Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center, 1701 14th St. NW, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. At the Max Robinson Center, 2301 MLK Jr. Ave. SE, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. For an appointment call 202-745-7000. Visit whitman-walker.org
offers free and confidential HIV testing in Gaithersburg, 414 East Diamond Ave. Walk-ins 2-7 p.m. For appointments other hours, call Gaithersburg at 301-300-9978.
a weekly support program for job entrants and seekers, meets at The DC Center. 2000 14th St. NW, Suite 105. 6-7:30 p.m. More info, www.centercareers.org
offers free, rapid HIV testing. No appointment needed. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. 1012 14th St. NW, Suite 700. 202-638-0750.
offers free HIV testing. 11 a.m.-2 p.m. 2049 N. 15th St., Suite 200, Arlington. Appointments: 703-789-4467.
Prime Timers of DC
social club for mature gay men, hosts weekly happy hour/dinner. 6:30 p.m., Windows Bar above Dupont Italian Kitchen, 1637 17th St. NW. Carl, 703-573-8316.
The Ask Rayceen Show
presents "One Night Only: An Evening with Rayceen Pendarvis. Featuring live music by C. Paige, DJ Suspence, and a performance by Oasis Dance. Doors open 6 p.m. Admission is free. Club Liv, 2001 11th St. NW. For more information, visit facebook.com/askrayceen
The Tom Davoren Social Bridge Club
meets for Social Bridge. 7:30 p.m. Dignity Center, 721 8th St. SE, across from the Marine Barracks. No reservation and partner needed. 301-345-1571.