Thursday, September 29, 2016:

  • 5pm—8pm · Let’s Talk about Sex… or Whatever!
    Each Thursday, a member of the ACO Gay Men’s Health Team and Gay Zone volunteers will be hanging out in the reception area with a table covered in safer sex supplies, resources, reading materials and other fun and interesting stuff. Ever have questions about why you should use lots of lube when you fuck? HIV disclosure/non-disclosure? Different types of condoms and lube? Feel free to grab one of the free coffees and have a chat!

  • 5:15pm · Men's Yoga @ Gay Zone (FREE!)
    Join our volunteer yoga instructor in his weekly classes which are welcoming to beginners, challenging enough for yoga regulars, and a perfect refresher course for advanced learners. Special thanks to Heather Raines and Upward Dog Yoga Centre for providing yoga mats and blocks. Participants can use our mats and blocks, but are encouraged to bring water bottles and a towel for their comfort.
  • 7pm · Gay NA Men in Recovery Group


Thursday, October 6, 2016:

  • 5pm—8pm · Let’s Talk about Sex… or Whatever!
    Each Thursday, a member of the ACO Gay Men’s Health Team and Gay Zone volunteers will be hanging out in the reception area with a table covered in safer sex supplies, resources, reading materials and other fun and interesting stuff. Ever have questions about why you should use lots of lube when you fuck? HIV disclosure/non-disclosure? Different types of condoms and lube? Feel free to grab one of the free coffees and have a chat!

  • 5:15pm · Men's Yoga @ Gay Zone (FREE!)
    Join our volunteer yoga instructor in his weekly classes which are welcoming to beginners, challenging enough for yoga regulars, and a perfect refresher course for advanced learners. Special thanks to Heather Raines and Upward Dog Yoga Centre for providing yoga mats and blocks. Participants can use our mats and blocks, but are encouraged to bring water bottles and a towel for their comfort.

  • 7pm · Gay NA Men in Recovery Group


Thursday, October 13, 2016:

  • 5pm—8pm · Let’s Talk about Sex… or Whatever!
    Each Thursday, a member of the ACO Gay Men’s Health Team and Gay Zone volunteers will be hanging out in the reception area with a table covered in safer sex supplies, resources, reading materials and other fun and interesting stuff. Ever have questions about why you should use lots of lube when you fuck? HIV disclosure/non-disclosure? Different types of condoms and lube? Feel free to grab one of the free coffees and have a chat!

  • 5:15pm · Men's Yoga @ Gay Zone (FREE!)
    Join our volunteer yoga instructor in his weekly classes which are welcoming to beginners, challenging enough for yoga regulars, and a perfect refresher course for advanced learners. Special thanks to Heather Raines and Upward Dog Yoga Centre for providing yoga mats and blocks. Participants can use our mats and blocks, but are encouraged to bring water bottles and a towel for their comfort.

  • 5:30pm · Queer Cooking Club (FREE!) Check the website for updates on recipes!
    Do you want to get together with other guys to prepare a meal, learn about cooking and food preparation AND have a great time in a social environment? If you want to get together with other guys interested in preparing a meal and having some social time together – the Queer Cooking Club is for you. The Queer Cooking Club is not a class, but rather an opportunity for guys to come together to prepare a meal and have the opportunity to socialize while enjoying the meal that they have prepared together. Please note that meals are to be enjoyed by the people who helped prepare it.

    Got dietary restrictions or questions about cooking club? E-mail Heather at heather@aco-cso.ca or call 613-238-5014 x.242

    Join the Queer Cooking Club Facebook Group to receive regular updates and information about what’s going on at Queer Cooking Nights at GayZone. www.facebook.com/#!/groups/409251919207688

  • 7pm · Gay NA Men in Recovery Group


Thursday, October 20, 2016:

  • 5pm—8pm · Let’s Talk about Sex… or Whatever!
    Each Thursday, a member of the ACO Gay Men’s Health Team and Gay Zone volunteers will be hanging out in the reception area with a table covered in safer sex supplies, resources, reading materials and other fun and interesting stuff. Ever have questions about why you should use lots of lube when you fuck? HIV disclosure/non-disclosure? Different types of condoms and lube? Feel free to grab one of the free coffees and have a chat!

  • 5:15pm · Men's Yoga @ Gay Zone (FREE!)
    Join our volunteer yoga instructor in his weekly classes which are welcoming to beginners, challenging enough for yoga regulars, and a perfect refresher course for advanced learners. Special thanks to Heather Raines and Upward Dog Yoga Centre for providing yoga mats and blocks. Participants can use our mats and blocks, but are encouraged to bring water bottles and a towel for their comfort.

  • 6:30pm · Hard Cover Book Club: Body Counts: A memoir of Activism, Sex and Survival by Sean Strub
    For more details and to contact Peter Hunter, our volunteer moderator, see event page here: www.facebook.com/events/1538969299668445 and join our FB page: www.facebook.com/groups/hardcoverbookclub

    Upcoming Book Selections:
    November 2016 - Desperates - Greg Kearney
    December 2016 - Does Jesus Love Really Me? - Jeff Chu

  • 7pm · Gay NA Men in Recovery Group


Thursday, October 27, 2016:

  • 5pm—8pm · Let’s Talk about Sex… or Whatever!
    Each Thursday, a member of the ACO Gay Men’s Health Team and Gay Zone volunteers will be hanging out in the reception area with a table covered in safer sex supplies, resources, reading materials and other fun and interesting stuff. Ever have questions about why you should use lots of lube when you fuck? HIV disclosure/non-disclosure? Different types of condoms and lube? Feel free to grab one of the free coffees and have a chat!

  • 5:15pm · Men's Yoga @ Gay Zone (FREE!)
    Join our volunteer yoga instructor in his weekly classes which are welcoming to beginners, challenging enough for yoga regulars, and a perfect refresher course for advanced learners. Special thanks to Heather Raines and Upward Dog Yoga Centre for providing yoga mats and blocks. Participants can use our mats and blocks, but are encouraged to bring water bottles and a towel for their comfort.
  • 7pm · Gay NA Men in Recovery Group



Programming coordinated by the AIDS Committee of Ottawa.