Our Next Event

Girl Tales Live Reading and 2nd Season Fundraiser!

Girl Tales - FINAL-M

Who? You and the kids in your life! What? A live reading of The Literate Mermaid by Christina Quintana, and a fundraiser for a second season! We’ll have a silent auction of a bunch of goodies, face painting by Maggie Allen, a coloring station and a feminist photo booth! Where? Bureau of General Services—Queer Division @ [...]

Sun. Nov 18, 2018 3:00 PM

Events

September 7, 2018

Stephen S. Mills’s and Robert Siek’s Books Launch Party

 

Please join Stephen S. Mills and Robert Siek to celebrate the release of their new poetry collections, Not Everything Thrown Starts a Revolution and We Go Seasonal, both published by Sibling Rivalry Press. Mills and Siek will each read poems from their new books, and then folks are welcome to hang out, meet the poets, buy books, have fun.

 

 

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Stephen S. Mills is the author of the Lambda Award–winning book He Do the Gay Man in Different Voices and A History of the Unmarried, both from Sibling Rivalry Press. He earned his MFA from Florida State University. His work has appeared in The Antioch Review, PANK, The New York Quarterly, The Los Angeles Review, Knockout, The Rumpus, and others. He is also the winner of the 2008 Gival Press Oscar Wilde Poetry Award and the 2014 Christopher Hewitt Award for Fiction. His third poetry collection Not Everything Thrown Starts a Revolution releases September 4, 2018, from Sibling Rivalry Press. He lives in New York City with his partner and two schnauzers. Website: http://www.stephensmills.com/

 

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Robert Siek is the author of the poetry collections Purpose and Devil Piss (2013) and We Go Seasonal (2018), both published by Sibling Rivalry Press. His chapbook Clubbed Kid was published by New School University in 2002. His poetry has most recently appeared in Yes Poetry, The Columbia Poetry Review, Impossible Archetype, Court Green, The Good Men Project, Bushwick Daily, visceral brooklyn, and NANCY, as well as the Brooklyn Poets Anthology. He lives in Brooklyn and works as a production editor at a large publishing house in Manhattan.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Start: September 7, 2018 7:00 PM
End: September 7, 2018 9:00 PM
Venue: Bureau of General Services—Queer Division
Phone: 646-358-1730
Address:
208 West 13th Street, Room 210, New York, NY, 10011, United States
Cost: Suggested donation of $10 to benefit the Bureau. No one turned away for lack of funds.

September 5, 2018

OLNY Poly Movie Night: Her

 

Open Love NY presents Poly Movie Night, a FREE series of feature films that focus on the portrayal of consensual / ethical non-monogamy in cinema. This month we’ll be at our regular venue, the Bureau of General Services—Queer Division.

Please join us for Her (2013), written and directed by Spike Jonze, starring Joaquin Phoenix, Amy Adams, and Scarlet Johansson.

 

We’ll meet at 6:30 pm at the Bureau (in room 210 of The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center at 208 West 13th Street) for pre-screening socializing and start the movie at 7 pm. The event is free, although a $10 suggested donation to help fund future events is much appreciated.

 

Synopsis: In the near future, a lonely man going through a divorce falls in love with an operating system.

Running time: 2 hour 6 minutes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Start: September 5, 2018 6:30 PM
End: September 5, 2018 9:30 PM
Venue: Bureau of General Services—Queer Division
Phone: 646-358-1730
Address:
208 West 13th Street, Room 210, New York, NY, 10011, United States
Cost: Suggested donation of $10 to benefit the Bureau and Open Love New York. No one turned away for lack of funds.

September 2, 2018

Bureau closed for Labor Day Weekend

Bureau closed Sunday, September 2, for Labor Day Weekend
 

 

Date: September 2, 2018

August 28, 2018

Bureau closed Tuesdays in July & August

Bureau Summer Hours (July & August): Wednesdays through Saturdays, 1 to 7 PM

Closed Sundays, Mondays, & Tuesdays
 

 

Date: August 28, 2018

August 26, 2018

Bureau closed Sundays in July & August

Bureau Summer Hours (July & August): Wednesdays through Saturdays, 1 to 7 PM

Closed Sundays, Mondays, & Tuesdays
 

 

Date: August 26, 2018