Calendar

Aug
21
Wed
LGBTQ+ Youth and Allies Drop-In Hours Ages 11-19
Aug 21 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come hang out with others in a safe and nonjudgmental space! Socialize and meet new people.  Have a place to be fully yourself. Create art. Play games. Share memes. Enjoy music. Whatever you want.

Aug
22
Thu
LGBTQ+ Youth and Allies Hiking Group Ages 11-19 @ Rocky River Nature Center
Aug 22 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us in a weekly hike over the summer at Rocky River Nature Center 24000 Valley Parkway North Olmsted, Ohio 44070! We will me at Rocky River Nature Center and then hike from 11am-12pm. Permission slips with a signature by a parent/guardian required. See permission slip document below.  You may sign and E-mail the permission slip or drop it off at Colors+. E-mail us with any questions or concerns!

 

Permission Slip and Waiver for Hiking group

LGBTQ+ Youth and Allies Drop-In Hours Ages 11-19
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Come hang out with others in a safe and nonjudgmental space! Socialize and meet new people.  Have a place to be fully yourself. Create art. Play games. Share memes. Enjoy music. Whatever you want.

Aug
28
Wed
LGBTQ+ Youth and Allies Drop-In Hours Ages 11-19
Aug 28 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come hang out with others in a safe and nonjudgmental space! Socialize and meet new people.  Have a place to be fully yourself. Create art. Play games. Share memes. Enjoy music. Whatever you want.

Aug
31
Sat
LGBTQ+ Dungeons and Dragons 101 with Flaming River Con @ Colors+
Aug 31 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

Beginning player? Expert? Never played? All youth ages 11-19 are welcome to come join, learn, play, and enjoy Dungeons and Dragons with Flaming River Con! Get excited to jump into the RPG movement with other LGBTQ+ youth and allies!

Must register and have a completed permission slip signed by parent/guardian. Permission slips can be submitted after the date listed, but we would like people to register so we know how many to prepare for!

Permission slips can be E-mailed to kpepera@colorsplus.org or dropped off at Colors+. Note to parents/guardians, games can last several hours, roughly 4-5 hours. Please plan accordingly.

See below for permission slip link:

Dungeons and Dragons Permission Slip and Waiver

Sep
4
Wed
LGBTQ+ Youth and Allies Drop-In Hours Ages 11-19
Sep 4 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come hang out with others in a safe and nonjudgmental space! Socialize and meet new people.  Have a place to be fully yourself. Create art. Play games. Share memes. Enjoy music. Whatever you want.

Sep
7
Sat
Annual Cleveland Drag Showcase @ The Beachland Ballroom and Tavern
Sep 7 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Colors+ Youth Center will have a table at this amazing event!

The 4th Annual Cleveland Drag Showcase is a dazzling spectacle for people of all ages to attend. The art of drag comes in many forms and will leave you in awe with each entertainer’s style and performance.

We are excited to announce this year’s headliner – Geneva Convention from Knoxville, Tennessee. She will be joining many local drag kings, queens and in-betweens at one of the most all-inclusive and safe annual LGBTQ events in Cleveland.

Tickets are as follows:
$15 Advanced General Admission
$20 Day of Show General Admission
$30 Reserved Seat (Online Only) includes special designed poster
$45 VIP (Online Only) includes sponsored swag bag, autographed VIP poster and commemorative lapel pin.

Doors at 7pm
Showtime: 8pm

Hosted by Ken Schneck – author, traveler and bon vivant!

Sep
8
Sun
Colors+ Presents Drag Storytime with Sassy Sascha @ Ice Cream Joy Cafe
Sep 8 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

A fun filled hour with ice cream treats, family fun, storytime, and prizes. Sponsored by Colors+ Youth Center. Hosted by Ice Cream Joy Cafe. And most importantly, presented by Sassy Sascha! All ages welcome!

Sep
11
Wed
LGBTQ+ Youth and Allies Drop-In Hours Ages 11-19
Sep 11 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come hang out with others in a safe and nonjudgmental space! Socialize and meet new people.  Have a place to be fully yourself. Create art. Play games. Share memes. Enjoy music. Whatever you want.

Sep
14
Sat
Trans in the CLE with TransOhio @ LGBT Center of Greater Clevelan
Sep 14 @ 8:30 am – 6:00 pm

Colors+ Youth Center will have a table and be presenting at this incredible and very needed event!

Join TransOhio and other community organizations at the second Trans* in the CLE on Saturday, September 14, at the new LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland, 6705 Detroit Ave, Cleveland, OH 44102.

This year’s theme is “Resilient” to reflect the challenging social and political climate that transgender and gender non-conforming individuals continue to navigate in Cleveland, as well as across the nation, and highlights the resiliency and power embodied within our collective identity.

This event is free and open to the public; however workshops will be specifically geared towards the trans* community, and space is limited. Parking is available on side streets and throughout the Gordon Square neighborhood.