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LGBTQ Book Club - Marriage of a Thousand Lies
Please join the Tacoma LGBTQ Book Club for a book discussion of Marriage of a Thousand Lies by SJ Sindu. This book club is open to anyone interested in reading books focusing on LGBTQ themes and authors. This club is open to everyone regardless of how they identify. We are all-inclusive without restrictions on gender or sexual orientation. We meet the second Saturday of each month at 11:00 am at the O.R.C. (Oasis and Rainbow Center). There is a small parking lot next to the building. There is also street parking on Pacific Avenue and on South 22nd ST. Please note: The Rainbow Center is closed on the weekends. I will be there to let you in. Books are available for purchase at King’s Books at a 15% discount. King’s is located at 218 St. Helens AVE,[masked]. Be sure to remind them of the discount before checking out. Or check your local library to borrow a copy. In addition to distinct Oasis and RC space, the O.R.C. features a shared community room, a kitchen, meeting areas, and more. Oasis is a drop-in, resource, and support center for LGBTQ youth ages 14-24 and RC is the community’s all-ages LGBTQ and Allied center. For more information, please visit and . For a list of previous books we've read see After book club we will regroup at Freighthouse Square in the food court for more socializing.

Rainbow Center

2215 Pacific Avenue · Tacoma, WA

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Through education, advocacy, and celebration, the Rainbow Center expands resources and safe space for the LGBTQA community.

We are a non-profit resource center open Monday - Friday from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Our center hosts meeting space throughout the week for groups, programming and events. Throughout the year we produce the Tacoma Pride Festival, Out in the Park (Tacoma's official PRIDE event), Queer Ball in addition to the annual Black & White Gayla.

We have big updates to share with you about the new steps we’re taking this year. (
As of February 1st, our Wednesday Late Nights program will come to a close. This will allow our staff to take the momentum and lessons learned from our Wednesday Late Nights and put it into bigger, better, and more meaningful programs and events. It’s people like you that drive our programs and our work.

Check out what we’re doing next by staying up to date with the Tacoma Rainbow Center ( on Facebook and join us for our first event of this new direction:

Romance your Damn Self - a self-love party.
Performances by J Mase III, Donato Fatuesi, Nic Masangkay, and Jade Dynasty
Feb 14・7-10pm・North End Social Club・3013 6th Ave C, Tacoma, WA
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