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Celebrate the next generation of community leaders at the The Center's YPC Academy Brunch

SAN DIEGO, California -- The San Diego LGBT Community Center will celebrate the most recent graduating class of its YPC Academy program at a special champagne brunch on Sunday, May 31.

The Young Professionals Council Academy engages approximately 20 up and coming leaders in a 6-week leadership development program each spring. The brunch will celebrate the accomplishments and future endeavors of the 2015 class.

'Come As You Are' Community Picnic to be held Saturday

SAN DIEGO, California -- The next "Come As You Are" Community Picnic will be held on Saturday, May 9 from 11 am to 2 pm at Balboa Park.

Everyone is welcome to the event which organizers say is free of "fundraising, attitude, or restrictions on how to dress, identify or live your life."

Organized by The Torch Guards, and Mr. San Diego Leather 2006 Buster, the free picnic is in a great location with plenty of parking, a mix of sun and shade, music, games, and lots of people watching.

#1 Fifth Avenue to host AIDS/LifeCycle fundraiser on Sunday

SAN DIEGO, California -- Local AIDS/LifeCycle participant J Alonzo Muñoz will host a Sunday Funday Beer Bust at #1 Fifth Avenue this Sunday, May 3 starting at 3 pm to raise funds for his ride.

The event will include $10 all you can drink beer, $2 Jell-o shots, raffles, surprises, and games.

AIDS/LifeCycle is a fully supported, 7-day bike ride from San Francisco to Los Angeles to raise money and awareness in the fight against HIV/AIDS.

The event will also include live music by DJ MNM. Everyone 21 years and older is invited

The Center's next computer class focuses on "degunking" your computer

SAN DIEGO, California -- The San Diego LGBT Community Center's next computer class is scheduled for Friday, April 24 at 10 am with the topic, "How to 'Degunk' Your Computer."

See the description of the class below.

Degunking is the term used to describe how you can clean up your computer so that it runs like new without actually having to rebuild it or purchase a new one. Join us in the Cyber Center for this free class and learn how.

Space is limited, so reserve a spot by emailing it@thecentersd.org.

It's Out and Proud Week at UC San Diego

SAN DIEGO, California -- The UC San Diego LGBT Resource Center is celebrating the annual "Out and Proud Week" on the La Jolla campus today through Saturday.

Out and Proud Week is a week-long group celebration and private reflection on the achievements of LGBT-identified students, staff, and faculty and allies. It is also a time for public awareness and discussion of current LGBT issues on the state and national levels. The events provide the largest opportunity for community visibility on the UC San Diego campus.

See the schedule of events below.

Meet Jeremy Bernard, the first male or gay White House Social Secretary

WASHINGTON, DC -- Working quietly behind the scenes of the White House is a surprisingly progressive figure. Jeremy Bernard, the White House social secretary, is not only the first gay man to hold the role, but the first man, period.

5 tips for dating bisexual people

Dating is tough. Dating as a bisexual man proves to be extra-tricky. For a variety of reasons, many gay men and straight women won't date bi guys. But those reasons tend to stem from their own insecurities or misunderstandings around what it means to be bisexual.

"Cabaret" Oscar winner Joel Grey: "I'm a gay man"

He reached the heights of stage and screen, was married for 24 years and proudly raised two children. But for decades, Joel Grey kept one aspect of himself decidedly out of the spotlight.

Now, at 82, the "Cabaret" Oscar winner talks for the first time in PEOPLE's new issue about his sexuality. "I don't like labels," says Grey, "but if you have to put a label on it, I'm a gay man."

Saint Harridan to feature masculine clothing for women at The Center

SAN DIEGO, California -- Oakland-based clothier Saint Harridan designs, a manufacturer of masculine clothing for women, will open a one-day-only pop-up shop at The San Diego LGBT Community Center on Friday, Jan. 16 from 1-7 pm.

Hot on the heels of having participated in the largest queer fashion show of its kind, hosted by dapperQ at the Brooklyn Museum of Art last month, Saint Harridan has launched a 2015 tour and will open pop-up shops in over 41 cities across the country this year.

Hedy's Hints: Top 20 terms to know for real estate transactions

The process of buying or selling a home can be complicated.  With the multiple state, city, and local regulations, as well as legal contracts to consider, many buyers and sellers find the process fraught with confusing and difficult to understand industry jargon.

In order to cover all the bases and to ensure a smooth, stress-free experience where the interests of all parties are protected, all prospective buyers and sellers are advised to consult with an experienced professional on every transaction.