What we're about

Tired of feeling like we don't have a place where we can just be ourselves? Interested in meeting other like-minded folks in the greater NYC Tri-State Area who are identify as Bisexual+, SGL, Queer, Questioning or just plain old Bi-friendly?

The goal of this Meetup is to provide a fun, safe space for ALL people on the Multiple Gender-attraction Spectrum (MSpec) including but not limited to those who self-identify as Bisexual+, Biromantic+, Pansexual, Same-gender Loving (SGL), Queer or Questioning as well just plain old Bi-friendly Gay, Lesbian & "Straight-But-Not-Narrow" allied folx to find out about great Bi-inclusive stuff to do, gather and interact in the New York City Tri-State Area, (including Manhattan the Bronx, Brooklyn Queens, Staten Island, Long Island, New Jersey, Connecticut, Westchester County and the Lower Hudson Valley).

Upcoming events (4+)

VIRTUAL NYC 2nd Tuesday Bisexual+ Self-Care and Discussion Group by SideBiSide

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SideBiSide is a friendly, warm and accepting Bisexual+ Discussion Group for all people under the Bi+ Umbrella, that provides a free, supportive, safe space for our community where you can be YOU.

Our goal is to support healing from biphobia and bisexual erasure and advocate for greater acceptance and empowerment as approximately HALF of LGBTQ+ people identify as bisexual.

This is a peer support group, not a professional-therapy group. The meetings are moderated. We discuss current events affecting the LGBTQ+ community, and then focus on a discussion topic generated with input from folks around the circle or by the moderator. We do also hold space for attendees who might need to deal with an issue in the moment.

We work hard to foster a space for non-judgmental peer support while actively valuing racial & gender diversity, sex-and body positivity.

❤️💜💙 Looking forward to seeing everyone online!!! ❤️💜💙

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Join URL: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/9173790014

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VIRTUAL Westchester 2nd Tuesday Bisexual+ Discussion & Support Group at the LOFT

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Come chat online with your peers from Westchester County and the surrounding areas (hello Bronx, Connecticut, Orange and Putnam Counties) at our long-running lively, friendly facilitated discussion group.

Our group is for ALL people (cisgender, transgender/gender non-conforming, and not-quite-sure people) as well as people who fall on different places along the monogamous to polyamorous dimension. As long as you inhabit the space between totally straight and totally gay somewhere (i.e., bisexual/non-monosexual queer, same-gender-loving, bicurious, questioning and bi-friendly).

People who wish to understand their bisexual loved ones are also welcome.

This group is for people over 18. It is NOT a hook-up group. As the name says, we meet to talk about bisexual issues. People whose behaviour makes other group members uncomfortable will be asked to leave.

This VIRTUAL group is run by The LOFT LGBT Community Center (http://www.meetup.com/TheLOFTLGBTCenter/)​ in White Plains, Westchester County, New York

Bi+ People in the Arts

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Virtual hang out for bi+/pan/fluid people in any aspect of The Arts. We will introduce ourselves and talk about the kind of art we do whether writing, music, painting, photography, theater, fashion, graphic arts, crafting, etc.

Oct 11 is National Coming Out Day. How does working on or sharing our art help us deal with being out in the world? Our community? Our family? To our friends? Bring an example of your art to share that connects to bisexuality in some way. Or just show us any of your work that connects to your soul. Writers will read, musicians play, songwriters sing, painters/ photographers/ comic artists read & show, etc.

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VIRTUAL Brooklyn 2nd Friday Bisexual+ Social & Discussion Group by BiRequest

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Join BiRequest's Social and Discussion group for ALL who self identify as Bisexual+, Biromantic+, MSpec (Multi-gender Attraction Spectrum) and otherwise Queer-identified or Questioning regardless of Labels or the Lack of them ... for ALL folx of every Gender & Gender Presentation including but not limited to Cis, Genderfluid, Intersex, Nonbinary, Trans, and more at our regular Brooklyn Meetings held every 3rd Friday of each month from 6-8 pm at the Brooklyn Community Pride Center a part of the Bed-Stuy Restoration Center complex, and a short walk from the Nostrand Avenue A·C subway stop, & the B44 or B43 bus lines to Fulton Ave (https://goo.gl/maps/2U8hf8QsdB62).

The meetings are Moderated and focused on a Discussion Topic that is generated with input from the folks around the circle (nb. we do also hold space for folks who might need to deal with an issue in the moment).

We work hard to foster a safe space for non-judgemental peer support while actively valuing racial and gender diversity, sex- and body-positivity, as well as the litany of intersecting identities that folks walk into the room embracing. We welcome spouses and allies to join us at our twice-monthly meetings to discuss a topic around issues related to our lived experiences as “the silenced majority” in the LGBTQ+ realm.

CW: Please note that BiRequest discussions can involve sensitive topics. For anyone who is triggered by anything in the discussion or needs to discuss a personal matter, multiple BiRequest facilitators will be available at the meetings. Please talk to one of us.
▼ About Us
BiRequest (www.birequest.org) has existed in one form or another, serving the New York City metropolitan area, since the early 1990's. We're a community-based support and discussion group serving the metro NYC area... all volunteer run, open to bi+ identifying folx and our allies.

We're all folx who've been there. We know what it's like to be ostracized, set aside and erased as bisexual people. We are folx who identify as pansexual, same-gender loving people, sexually and affectionately fluid. We are the B in LGBT.

We are a multi-racial and many gendered and variously sex'd people. We are uniquely challenged and able in many different ways. We work towards the realization of our collective liberation.

▼ Follow Us Online
☛ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BiRequest
☛ Twitter: https://twitter.com/birequestnyc

▼ Join the discussion!
☛ We meet in Manhattan, at NYC's LGBT Community Center on West 13th Street on the 1st Monday and 3rd Thursday of every month.
☛ We meet in Brooklyn, at Brooklyn's LGBT Community Center off Fulton Street near the Restoration Plaza on the 2nd Friday and 4th Wednesday of every month.

▼ On the social side!
Join us for cocktails... or come for a movie night

☛We meet for no-agenda socials at a rotation of queer bars on the 2nd Wednesday and 4th Friday of every month.
☛ We meet as movie lovers and queer eyes on the 2nd Tuesday of every month.

We're always looking for events and activities to gather us all together. Wanna help?? Email us! BiRequest (dot) nyc (at) gmail (dot) com.

Like what we do? Interested in helping create other social events? Please let us know, and we'll get to work to build an even stronger bi+ community in NYC.

▼ BiRequest a place where the Bi+ Community meets in NYC! ▼

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