Social Groups

Socializing is an important part of assimilating into the LGBTQ+ community and improving the quality of life.  Social groups for all ages are featured below.  See Youth and Young Adults and/or Activities, Arts and Culture for other activity and themed-groups.   There typically is a suggested donation for group participation. 

Please check our calendar for details and current dates and times, as well as for other one-off social activities and events.   

Qmmunity Hangout for Women and Non-Binary Folks

Group Name: Qmmunity

Group Meeting Schedule: Every Other Tuesday, 7:00-9:00pm EST

Group Status: In-Person

Group Type: Social

Group Leader: Adrianna Gerena and Alycia

Group Leader Email:

Group Description: Come join the LGBTQ+ community of NJ (and surrounding areas!) for a fun hangout! Come OUT to expand your social circle, discuss any topic from check-ins, latest news, pop culture, love, and everything in between! Bring snacks or crafts (if you want to!) and fun ideas for plans after the group ends! Those who identify as LGBTQ+, any and all genders and sexualities, and allies are welcome to attend! See the Qmmunity Facebook page for more information.

Suggested Donation: $5.00 (Venmo: PrideCenter-ofNJ)


Young Men's Social Network

Group Name: Young Men’s Social Network

Group Meeting Schedule: Daily

Group Status: Virtual

Group Type: Social

Group Leaders: Carlton Hurdle, Mike Bode, and Danny Lynch

Group Leader Email:

Group Description: Expand your network! Young Men's Social Network is a social/support group for men 18-40. We talk about sex, love, sexuality, family life, pop culture, relationships, and other related topics. We are mainly on Telegram, where you can join a chat with more than 20 guys talking about everything from news, sex, pop culture, love, and everything in between. When in-person at The Pride Center, afterwards we socialize at a restaurant/diner in the area.

Suggested Donation: $5.00 (Venmo: PrideCenter-ofNJ)