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), date varies, email info@centrelgbtqa.org for meeting information.

Featured Events

Drag Bingo: Friday, October 19, 7:00-9:00 PM, Webster's Bookstore and Cafe, $20 per adult, $10 per student.




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

Meetings: 5:30-8:00p.m. Meeting day varies by month
Location: 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.   

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

BYOQ Trip to NYC: Wednesday, June 19, BYOQ (Bring Your Own Queer) youth field trip to New York City! During the trip we will explore the city’s historical LGBTQA sites, visit the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian art, and tour the studio of artist Linda Stein. More information and tickets here.


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.

Thank you to the following individuals for their donations:

  • Elise Smalley - In memory of Justin Lewis DeMaria (Pacifica Rim).


Chair - Susan Marshall

Co-Chair - Tamar London

Recorder - Pia Smal

Treasurer - Mark Hayes

Members At Large

Jennifer Babb

Chanel Lange-Maney

Chelsea Moroski

Katherine Nurmi

Susan Port

Kerry Wiessmann



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