Community group-hosted initiatives

The Ban Righ Centre allows various Queen’s University student groups and some community groups to use the Centre after hours. As a courtesy to our guests, we will post their event information here, as requested and time permitting. For additional information, please contact the group designate.

Queen’s Healthy Cooking Club

The Queen’s Healthy Cooking Club meets every Wednesday in the kitchen at the Ban Righ Centre from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.  For more information on how to join please email

Queen’s Career Services Initiative

Career Services provides special “Drop-in” Career Advising. Visit the Career Services site for details.

Coming Out, Living After (COLA)

COLA is a queer community discussion group for people at all stages of the coming out process. COLA provides a positive, inclusive and confidential environment.  Some members may choose to use pseudonyms.  All members are asked to keep discussions 100% private.  Past topics have included: Marriage and Parenting, Gender Roles, Stereotypical Labels, Self-Confidence, Religion and Sexuality, Media Representations and much more!  All in all, COLA is a great way to hang out, meet new people and discuss topics that pertain to the LGBTTQQIIAA community. Everyone is welcome! For more information, visit the COLA website,, and/or contact us, Lindsay and Shane, at NOTE: We are not a professional counselling service, but feel free to contact us for more information about resources available.

Community Members providing volunteer services for the Ban Righ Centre community

Coaching: Team YOU