Support Network


The mission of Centre LGBTQA Support Network is to bring the community together through LGBTQA education and activities in the Centre region.


Upcoming Events

Monthly Events

LGBT+ Support Group 7:00-8:00, first Thursday of every month, Borough Building (243 S Allen), State College.

Support Group for Parents of LGBTQ Kids 7:00-8:00, third Tuesday of every month, room 112, Borough Building (243 South Allen), State College.

Friday Night Live last Friday of every month, 7:00-9:00, Webster's Cafe and Bookstore. Thank you, Webster's, for providing snacks and for hosting us!

BYOQ (Bring Your Own Queer) Youth Group, (grades 8-12), email info@centrelgbtqa.org for meeting information.

Featured Events

Drag Bingo, 7:00-9:00, Friday, March 16, Webster's Bookstore and Cafe.

Gayla 7:00-11:00, Saturday, April 14, The Lodge at Tussey Mountain. More info and Tickets.




BYOQ (Bring Your Own Queer)
A LGBTQA+ Youth Group (8th-12th graders)
Co-ponsored by CLSN, CC Youth Service Bureau, and the SC Presbyterian Church

Meetings: the second Friday of every month 5:30-8:00p.m.
State College Presbyterian Church Fireside Room
132 W. Beaver Avenue, State College, PA

Meetings include supper, respect for who you are, great company, and opportunities to share.  

Drug and alcohol free space

Teens have the opportunity to create additional UNSUPERVISED activities through MeetUp,, Facebook and other Social Media. Check CLSN’s facebook page postings for upcoming events.  

Check our webpage calendar for all CLSN sponsored events.  

CLSN offers funds for teens to attend LGBTQA affirming conferences, camps, etc. when there is a need.  


These local businesses and organizations have made a commitment to be LGBTQA-friendly. If you'd like to be added to our list, fill out our Contact Form, or email us at info@centrelgbtqa.org.



Fill our our Contact Form or email us at info@centrelgbtqa.org.


Chair - Tamar London

Co-Chair - Kerry Wiessmann

Recorder - Pia Smal

Treasurer - Mark Hayes

Members At Large

Johanna Jackson

Bonnie Marshall

Susan Marshall

Teresa Welch