SMYAL - Supporting and Mentoring Youth Advocates and Leaders
 

SMYAL Calendar

April 2014
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
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  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Rap Group
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  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Peer Education Interns
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  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Women's Leadership Institute
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  WLI Spring Retreat
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Movie Night
5
  WLI Spring Retreat
  International Pillow Fight Day
  HIV Testing Drop-in Hours - Free & Confidential!
  Special Computer Lab Hours
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  WLI Spring Retreat
7
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
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  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Rap Group
  Pride Planning Meeting
9
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  NYHAAD Testing Event
  WLI Community Service Trip
10
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Women's Leadership Institute
11
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Day of Silence Dance Party
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  Youth Council Meeting
14
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
15
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Rap Group
16
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Peer Education Interns
17
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Women's Leadership Institute
18
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Video Game Night
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  SMYAL Spring Break
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
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  SMYAL Spring Break
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
23
  SMYAL Spring Break
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
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  SMYAL Spring Break
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
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  SMYAL Spring Break
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
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  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
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  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Rap Group
  Pride Planning Meeting
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  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
  Peer Education Interns
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Apr 1st, 2014 (Tue)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 1st, 2014 (Tue)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  Rap Group
Sometimes we all get stressed out and need someone to talk to! Managing the pressures of school, dealing with bullying and harassment, coming out to friends and family, finding a job, getting into college: you can talk about all of it in our support group! Contact: dominique.parris@smyal.org
Apr 2nd, 2014 (Wed)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 2nd, 2014 (Wed)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  Peer Education Interns
Peer Educators, assemble! There is much work to be done - like educating your peers about HIV/STI prevention and safer sex! Contact: dominique.parris@smyal.org
Apr 3rd, 2014 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 3rd, 2014 (Thu)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  Women's Leadership Institute
Gather with LBT women and their straight allies, ages 13-21, to discuss female sexuality, relationships and women's rights! Contact: catherine.chu@smyal.org
Apr 4th, 2014 (Fri) -- Apr 6th, 2014 (Sun)
  WLI Spring Retreat
It's a big month for WLI -- including a special retreat program for LBT young women to build community and engage in discovery, physical activity, and fun! Email catherine.chu@smyal.org for more details, and find a full description and application at: www.smyal.org%20Retreat%20Application%20Spring%202014.doc
Apr 4th, 2014 (Fri)
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 4th, 2014 (Fri)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  Movie Night
Settle down with some popcorn and our new large-screen projector and surround-sound system for Movie Night on the first Friday of every month. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 5th, 2014 (Sat)
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  HIV Testing Drop-in Hours - Free & Confidential!
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 5th, 2014 (Sat)
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  International Pillow Fight Day
Roll out of bed and over to SMYAL for a celebration that will really knock your socks off! We'll be traveling to the National Mall as a group to participate in a giant pillow fight. Remember to bring your pillow along -- NO down feather pillows are allowed. See you there, sleepyhead! Contact ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org for more info.
Apr 5th, 2014 (Sat)
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
  Special Computer Lab Hours
Need to work on some homework? Brush up your resume for the job hunt? Sneak a peek at your Facebook wall? Our computer lab is available for it all for the first hour of Saturday programming each week! Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 7th, 2014 (Mon)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 8th, 2014 (Tue)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 8th, 2014 (Tue)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  Rap Group
Sometimes we all get stressed out and need someone to talk to! Managing the pressures of school, dealing with bullying and harassment, coming out to friends and family, finding a job, getting into college: you can talk about all of it in our support group! Contact: dominique.parris@smyal.org
Apr 8th, 2014 (Tue)
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  Pride Planning Meeting
Want to have a say in what we do at this year's Pride celebration? Join our Pride Planning Committee -- a group of youth and adult volunteers who help us plan SMYAL's presence at Capital Pride, including Youth Pride Day, the Pride Parade, the Pride Festival, and our annual Youth Dance! Contact sean.link@smyal.org for more.
Apr 9th, 2014 (Wed)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 9th, 2014 (Wed)
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  NYHAAD Testing Event
It's National Youth HIV/AIDS Awareness Day! Join us for a special event hosted by our Peer Educators to commemorate the day -- including free HIV testing. Contact testing@smyal.org for more details.
Apr 9th, 2014 (Wed)
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  WLI Community Service Trip
The WLI is leaving our youth center and impacting the community! Join the group for a special community service project -- contact catherine.chu@smyal.org for more details! Meet at SMYAL by 5 PM to come along.
Apr 10th, 2014 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 10th, 2014 (Thu)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  Women's Leadership Institute
Gather with LBT women and their straight allies, ages 13-21, to discuss female sexuality, relationships and women's rights! Contact: catherine.chu@smyal.org
Apr 11th, 2014 (Fri)
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 11th, 2014 (Fri)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  Day of Silence Dance Party
We're breaking our silence and getting LOUD! Whether or not you participated in the Day of Silence at your school, you are invited to join in on the music and other activities we have planned for the evening. Invite others from your GSA to come along! Email dangelo.morrison@smyal.org or ryan.drab@smyal.org for more!
Apr 13th, 2014 (Sun)
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  Youth Council Meeting
The DC Regional GSA Network's Youth Council will meet to discuss the Network's latest projects and plan upcoming events. Check out our page for GSAs (www.smyal.org/programs_gsa.php) to see what is in store for the coming months! Contact: anika.warner@smyal.org
Apr 14th, 2014 (Mon)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 15th, 2014 (Tue)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 15th, 2014 (Tue)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  Rap Group
Sometimes we all get stressed out and need someone to talk to! Managing the pressures of school, dealing with bullying and harassment, coming out to friends and family, finding a job, getting into college: you can talk about all of it in our support group! Contact: dominique.parris@smyal.org
Apr 16th, 2014 (Wed)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 16th, 2014 (Wed)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  Peer Education Interns
Peer Educators, assemble! There is much work to be done - like educating your peers about HIV/STI prevention and safer sex! Contact: dominique.parris@smyal.org
Apr 17th, 2014 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 17th, 2014 (Thu)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  Women's Leadership Institute
Gather with LBT women and their straight allies, ages 13-21, to discuss female sexuality, relationships and women's rights! Contact: catherine.chu@smyal.org
Apr 18th, 2014 (Fri)
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 18th, 2014 (Fri)
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  Video Game Night
A new take on our old Game Night, SMYAL is stashing the boards and breaking out the controllers. Come see if you can beat your high score - or at least make some new friends while trying! Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 21st, 2014 (Mon) -- Apr 25th, 2014 (Fri)
  SMYAL Spring Break
It's Spring Break week here at SMYAL, so our programs will be taking a week off to relax and recharge. Sorry for any inconvenience! The building will remain open for administrative purposes.
Apr 21st, 2014 (Mon)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 22nd, 2014 (Tue)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 23rd, 2014 (Wed)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 24th, 2014 (Thu)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 25th, 2014 (Fri)
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 28th, 2014 (Mon)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 29th, 2014 (Tue)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 29th, 2014 (Tue)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  Rap Group
Sometimes we all get stressed out and need someone to talk to! Managing the pressures of school, dealing with bullying and harassment, coming out to friends and family, finding a job, getting into college: you can talk about all of it in our support group! Contact: dominique.parris@smyal.org
Apr 29th, 2014 (Tue)
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  Pride Planning Meeting
Want to have a say in what we do at this year's Pride celebration? Join our Pride Planning Committee -- a group of youth and adult volunteers who help us plan SMYAL's presence at Capital Pride, including Youth Pride Day, the Pride Parade, the Pride Festival, and our annual Youth Dance! Contact sean.link@smyal.org for more.
Apr 30th, 2014 (Wed)
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  Free and Confidential HIV Testing Drop-in Hours
Know your status and decrease the level of risk to yourself and your partners! Drop in to the youth center for a free, rapid, and confidential HIV test during these hours, or e-mail testing@smyal.org set up an appointment for any time during the week. Contact: ryan.drab@smyal.org or dangelo.morrison@smyal.org
Apr 30th, 2014 (Wed)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
  Peer Education Interns
Peer Educators, assemble! There is much work to be done - like educating your peers about HIV/STI prevention and safer sex! Contact: dominique.parris@smyal.org