November events

01/11/2016 by yorklgbt

Here is a list of all the November LGBT events, please check our calendar below and more details below.

Check Our Calendar for events!

Thursday 3rd  – York Lesbian Reading Group – This is a reminder for book group on Thursday (3rd November) at 19.15 at Bill’s on Coney Street. The evening is being hosted by Deb and the discussion will focus on Patrick Gale’s ‘A place called winter’ (see the write up below). It looks like a good number of people have indicated their availability so it should be a good discussion.
Saturday 5th  Free LGBT Coffee Morning 10am – 12noon at Mesmac Offices, Marygate Lane, York, YO30 7BJ
Sunday 6th fundraiser for a HIV charity in Uganda it’s at Clements Hall, Nunthorpe Road from 2pm to 4pm
Monday 7th  LGBT friendly Karaoke at Thomas of York from 8:30pm onwards

Tuesday 8th – a Lord Mayor fundraiser: On Tuesday 8 November at 6:30 pm An “Immoderate entertainment in story & song” In the elegant Saloon of Fairfax House exhibition “In Pursuit of Lord Mayors’ Pleasures” daringly in the presence of the Lord Mayor, Cllr Dave Taylor) And a conducted Tour of the highly praised “In Pursuit of Pleasure” Exhibition in Fairfax House

Tickets:  £25 include wine and canapés;
Tickets available from
Fairfax House, 27 Castlegate, York, YO1 9RN
Or online via Eventbrite Proceeds to The Lord Mayor’s Charities

Wednesday 9th Ageing Without Children Group For all those who have never been able to have children, whose children have died or moved away, who never wanted children, who are estranged from their children…the question is
“Who will speak up for me and lend a hand when
I can no longer cope on my own?”
Is the state the answer, charities, self-help? Share ideas, take action, enjoy a snack.
Alternate Afternoon (2-4pm) or Evening (5.30-7pm) meetings
Phone Sue Lister 01904 488870

Friday 11th AGM, York Hospital Postgraduate Room, 5ft Floor, York, YO31 8HE

Saturday 12th  – She Loves Ball (Lord Mayor Charities Fundraiser) TBC

Monday 14th LGBT friendly Karaoke at Thomas of York from 8:30pm onwards

Saturday 19th –  York Third Saturday a trans + allies social 9pm onwards at Thomas of York

Monday 21st LGBT friendly Karaoke at Thomas of York from 8:30pm onwards
Saturday 26th – York Pride Fundraiser at Thomas of York
Monday 28th  LGBT friendly Karaoke at Thomas of York from 8:30pm onwards
Wednesday 30th  Committee Meeting all members welcome to attend. 7pm-9pm at West Offices, York, YO1 6HT
Plus these details but not got specific dates
Queer Womens Group
We meet fortnightly on a Thursday from 6pm-8pm at the York MESMAC office, The Workshop, Marygate Lane (off Marygate), York, YO30 7BJ. If you want to join please contact Jess either using her, mobile number: 07710 099 028 or the York MESMAC office phone number: 01904 620400. Also find us on facebook
Location: York and North Yorkshire Gender: Trans Man, Trans Woman, Non-binary, Other Age Range: All Ages A Transgender peer support and social group meeting in York twice a month. Join us, don’t do it on your own. For information contact
Generate +
Location: York and North Yorkshire
Gender: All Genders
Age Range: All Ages
A social venue for families and partners of Trans* people. Meetings are once a month in York. For more information please email or call Ben on 07771 931 335.
Positive Mingle- Social group for HIV+ men
Location: York and North Yorkshire
Gender: Male, Trans Man
Age Range: All Ages
A social group for HIV positive men. Meetings are one evening a month. For more details contact Ben on 07771 931 335 or Club- York LGB&T* Youth Group
Location: York and North Yorkshire
Gender: All Gender
Age Range: Under 25
A fortnightly LGB&T* youth social group (for ages 14-25) on Wednesday evenings. For more information contact Ben on 07771 931 335 or

Upcoming Events

  • LGBT Karaoke 23/10/2017 at 8:30 pm – 12:30 am Thomas's of York, Museum St, York YO1 7DT, UK LGBT friendly Karaoke at Thomas of York from 8:30pm onwards
  • GeneraTe: Trans Group in York 24/10/2017 at 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Email for venue details A social group for Trans people, which meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month in York. Please contact
  • York Mind LGBTQIA Support Group 25/10/2017 at 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm 30 Clarence St, York YO31 7DE, UK York Mind LGBT Mental Health Group starts on Wednesday 6th September 7pm - 9pm. Please enrol if you are interested via York Mind, more information below the group will be weekly and will cover a topic a week on Mental Health and arts and craft activities.