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Social Events and Special Interest Groups

Prime Timers of the Desert (PTOD)

Social club for adult gay males, providing opportunities for members to meet, socialize and make new friends.

Services Offered

Gay Men • LGBTQ • Social Groups • Social Club

Description

Prime Timers of the Desert is a social club for mature gay males, providing opportunities for its members to meet, socialize and make new friends. It is strictly social. The nonprofit organization welcomes male members regardless of ethnic origin, race, political or religious values.

The Palm Springs club continues to provide venues with a “meet and make new friends” theme. Organized lunches, dinners, mixers, trips, theatre outings and more have provided activity options on a monthly basis for members. Prime Timers of the Desert is particularly well known for its annual Beaux Arts Ball on New Year’s Eve, a black tie gala.

Location

PO Box 4508, Palm Springs, CA 92263 33.8260914 -116.5442168

Service Options

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Eligibility

  • For men 21+
  • For individuals and couples

    Population

  • Accepts men

How to Apply

Print registration form online.

12 month membership is $40 per individual or $65 per couple (couple is defined as two members receiving mail at the same address).

On the application:
• Provide your email address if you have one. Couples may list separate email addresses.
• List birthdays
• If you spend part of the year out of the area, be sure to notify us and change your address or suspend mailings while you are gone. If your address, phone or email changes, please notify us promptly.
• Be sure to sign the application.
• Make sure your check, payable to Prime Timers of the Desert, is enclosed and mail to: Prime Timers of the Desert, PO Box 4508, Palm Springs, CA 92263.

Contact the Special Interest Group Coordinator regarding eligibility and schedule for activities including bowling, Spanish study, poker, opera and golf.

Volunteer staff are only in the office around noon each weekday but will return voice messages.