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Now it is the kind of neighbourhood bar you don't expect in Manhattan: it's relaxed, people talk to each other, there is a friendly crowd and best of all there still is some leather.
Red Hanky Social Tuesday 9pm-midnight -- be sure to wear your red hanky!
Updated September 2006: While crime in the city has dropped to quite low levels, reported anti-gay violence keeps increasing, with reports of incidents even during busy early evening hours and in seemingly safe areas like the West Village, Chelsea and Hell's Kitchen (Clinton).
There are also disturbing reports from outside cruising and sex areas.
Seminars, workshops, special interest groups from novice to advanced. MAs T: Masters And slaves Together -- Socializing, discussion and education group for men involved in or interested in gay Master/slave relationships.
Lesbian Sex Mafia -- write to LSM, PMB 404, 70A Greenwich Avenue, New York NY 10011, e-mail [email protected] Meets 3pm - 6pm fourth Sunday of every month at the Center.
There is police activity in most outdoor cruising areas and reports of arrests on 20th and 21st Street in Manhattan near the former Spike/Eagle.
Excellent WWW site with lots of gay and other NYC resources.
The Warriors are a diverse group from the NYC/Philadelphia/DC area, hosting barnight functions and the annual "100 Men in the Woods" at Valinor Farms each August. Colonial House Inn -- 318 West 22nd Street, 212-243-9669.
Located in a quiet side street off 8th Avenue in the heart of gay Chelsea. For security guests' visitors need photo id to be allowed up to guest rooms.
The ACLU (American Civil Liberties Union) site has a printable 'bust card' for carrying in the wallet in case of arrest by the police. Grope areas are emerging in some bars, there are more private sex parties; yet while the city administration is relaxing the Health Department is pouncing on offening venues.
I don't list backrooms and parties here because mostly I've been asked not to: nobody wants too much attention.