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Eat, Drink, & Shop to Support NAGLY

We're giving you a reason to indulge your hunger, your thirst, and your desire to shop.  These local businesses are generously donating a portion of their proceeds to support NAGLY.  So what are you waiting for?  Now you've got a good excuse to give in to your temptations . . . to help NAGLY and local businesses.  That's what we call a win, win!  Click below to order and shop now.

Technology Mentorship Program for  LGBTQ+ Youth

Out in Tech U’s Mentorship Program empowers and encourages diversity in the tech world, pairing young adults with like-minded professionals working in the tech sector today. Students can learn first-hand the hard and soft skills needed for launching a successful career.

Through an eight-week-long growth workshop, mentors and mentees work closely together to create fun and inspiring projects, visit cool tech companies, and build lasting relationships based on mutual respect and interests.

The mentorship program is for any LGBTQ+ youth aged 17-24yo and based in the US.

 

Click "more info" below to visit their website for more information and to apply.

NAGLY Supports

Black Lives Matter

 

NAGLY stands firmly with the rising movement to bring justice, equality, liberty, and respect to all people, especially the black and brown communities, which have experienced such horrific treatment for

generations. . . . We must demand better."  Read NAGLY's entire statement by clicking below.

We May Be Closed,

But Join Us Online

 

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 threat, the NAGLY Center has suspended all in-person activities until further notice.  Most of our meetings are now being held online.  Please check our programs and upcoming events sections and our calendar.  In addition, youth can speak directly with a NAGLY staff member by using our Rapid Response Chat, located in the lower right-hand corner of your screen.

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Youth Logo Design Competition

The Race Amity North Shore Committee has a design contest for students in grades Kindergarten through 12.  For more information click "learn more" below.

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Free Online Classes and Workshops for Youth

The Future Perfect Project is offering free online classes and workshops for LGBTQ+ high school-aged youth.  Classes include:

  • Radio Theater

  • Writing

  • Dance

  • Drag 101

  • Musical Theater & Comedy

  • Puppetry 101

  • Sex & Health Education

  • Photography

Click here or the button below for more information, dates and times, and how to register.

Executive Director Postpones Retirement

 

Long-term NAGLY Executive Director, Steve Harrington, postpones his retirement.  Find out more by clicking below.

Bored? Running Out of Ideas of What to Do?


Looking for things to do while staying at home?  We've put together a list of dozens and dozens of ways to pass the time.  Check out all of our ideas by clicking below.

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Casting Call for Transgender Individuals

 

Boston Casting is currently casting transgender individuals for an upcoming documentary.  Click "learn more" for details.

Virtual Summer Camps for LGBTQ+ Youth

 

Camp Lightbulb is offering virtual summer camps for LGBTQ+ youth (ages 14-18) on a pay-what-you-can basis.  Upcoming camps are:

  • Pride Camp - June 27

  • Summer Camp 1: Virtual Edition - July 5 - 11

  • Reunion Camp - July 11

  • Summer Camp 2: Virtual Edition - July 12 - 18

  • Theater Camp - July 18

  • Drag Camp - July 25

  • Start Out Business Boot Camp: August 1

  • Short Movie & Music Video Camp: August 8

  • Activism & Leadership Camp - August 15

  • Cosplay Camp - August 22

  • Gayming Camp - August 29

  • International Summer Exchange Camp - September 5

 

Click "more info" below to visit Camp Lightbulb's website for more information and to register.

Covid 19

Please Give to NAGLY's

COVID-19 Relief Fund

 

Please consider making a donation to support NAGLY through this unprecedented COVID-19 crisis. Your funds will help pay for unplanned expenses such as the cost of online meeting software, the full cleanings of the NAGLY center, and the loss of revenue from canceled fundraisers.

Thank you for being there for the NAGLY Family!  Click below to donate.

Programs

Click on an icon for more details about the program.

All programs are free, and there's no need to register.

Please see Our Calendar and  Upcoming Events for exact days and times.

-- NAGLY Center Temporarily Closed --

 
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Youth Meeting

Tuesdays    6:30-8:30

Meeting Online: Click Here

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Health Consultations

Tuesdays   3:30-7:30

Fridays    2:00-5:00

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17+ Movie Night

Last Friday of Every Month

5:00-8:00

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TRANS-cendence

Fridays    6:00-8:30

Meeting Online: The link changes weekly so check Our Calendar each week for where to go.

Email: Transcendence@nagly.org

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E.P.I.C.

Educators & Parents in Communication

First Monday of the month   

6:30-8:30

Check the calendar for dates.

Meeting Online: Click Here

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Middle School Youth Group

Every other Monday   6:30-8:30

Check the calendar for dates.

Meeting Online: Click Here

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Clubs and

 Drop In Hours

Fridays    2:00-5:00

Meeting Online: Click Here

Each week, please check the calendar to see if we are having clubs or drop in hours.

 
Events
YTH Live Conference (Virtual)
Mon, Aug 03
Register to receive the link
Aug 03, 8:00 AM – Aug 05, 5:00 AM
Register to receive the link
YTH Live 2020 will showcase the brightest minds and cutting-edge research in topics ranging from sexual and reproductive health to mental health, digital rights, and climate change.
Harm Reduction & Young People
Thu, Aug 06
https://uso2web.zoom.us/J/81791836072
Aug 06, 2:00 PM
https://uso2web.zoom.us/J/81791836072
Join Children's Friend and Family Service and YOUnity for an online young-person focused Harm Reduction 101 and overdose prevention training
Rainbow Families Conference (Virtual)
Sat, Aug 08
Register to receive the link
Aug 08, 9:00 AM – Aug 09, 3:30 PM
Register to receive the link
This will be a powerful event of learning, connecting, and community.
Transforming Conflict: Accountability in LGBTQIA+ Community
Sun, Aug 09
register to receive the link
Aug 09, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
register to receive the link
Models of Pride Conference (Virtual)
Sat, Nov 14
visit modelsofpride.org to register
Nov 14, 12:00 AM – Nov 15, 12:00 PM
visit modelsofpride.org to register
Models of Pride is the world’s largest FREE conference for LGBTQ youth & allies 12-24, as well as parents & professionals. This year's virtual event will include an opening session, workshops, resources, and entertainment - all free!
 

Contact Us

NAGLY
North Shore Alliance of GLBTQ+ Youth

Witch City Mall

2 East India Square, Suite 121

Salem, MA  01970

Tel: 978-224-2102

 

Steve Harrington 

Executive Director

Steve@nagly.org

Tony Leone

Event & Volunteer Director

Tony@nagly.org

 

Peer Leaders

naglyleaders@gmail.com

TRANS-cendence

Transcendence@nagly.org

Todd Patton

Webmaster

Todd@nagly.org

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Witch City Mall 

2 East India Square Suite #121

Salem, MA  01970

T. 978-224-2102

Steve Harrington, Executive Director - Steve@nagly.org 

Tony Leone, Event & Volunteer Director - Tony@nagly.org

Peer Leaders - NaglyLeaders@gmail.com

Todd Patton, Webmaster - Todd@nagly.org

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by Todd Patton, Webmaster

Todd@nagly.org