GLO Center Programs


Want to meet other LGBTQ+ people? Looking for support? Join one of our weekly or monthly groups that best fits you!



Fireside Chat - Narcotics Anonymous

Mondays 9:00 - 10:00pm

Wednesdays 8:30pm - 9:30pm

Our vision is that every addict in the world has the chance to experience our message in their own language and culture and find the opportunity for a new way of life.


GLO Youth Group

Tuesdays 3:00 - 8:00pm; Ages 12-20

Youth led group for LGBTQQIAA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, queer, intersex, allies, asexual)  people ages 12-20. 


Gender Hoard - Non-Binary Collective

Second and fourth Friday of the month 6:00 - 8:00 pm

The Gender Hoard is a non-binary-specific discussion group at the GLO Center. Gender hoard is open to anyone under the nonbinary umbrella including but not limited to genderfluid, genderqueer, and agender.



Currently in search of a facilitator(s). If you are interested in helping to create this space, please email [email protected]

Second Saturday of the month 11:00 - 1:00; Serving carbs and coffee.

A group for those who identify under the Queer and Trans People of Color umbrella and those individuals' families. The purpose of this event is to create a unique space within the community of the GLO Center for QTIPOC individuals to explore and uplift their intersectional identities.


Light at the End of the Tunnel - Alcoholics Anonymous

Saturdays 6:00 - 7:00pm

Fellowship of people who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.


Game Night

Saturdays 8:00 - 10:00pm

Social group that loves to play games including UNO on Saturday nights. Join us!


Refuge - Trans Support Group

Sundays 3:00 - 5:00pm

Transgender (including non-binary) support group facilitated by fellow transgender community members. This group is available to transgender and non-binary community members age 18 and above seeking peer support.

Drag Queen Story Hour

1st Saturday of the month 11:00am

Join us for Drag Queen Story Hour! Listen to stories, sing, and dance as we celebrate being our amazing selves! For preschool age, but all are welcome.


The GLO Center is a place to be yourself, a place to meet others in the community, and a place to find information about the community at large. In essence, the GLO Center is YOUR place for LGBTQ+ community in the Springfield and the Ozarks region in Missouri.

Contact Us! 

GLO Center
518 E. Commercial Street
Springfield, MO 65803
Mail: PO Box 225
Springfield, MO 65801
PHONE:  417-869-3978