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Check out our new LOGO!!! / Consultez notre nouveau logo!!!

alcc header plain 2015After many trials and different ideas, our wonderful graphic designer Zeffen created what we are all proud to say is our new ALCC logo!!! Below are all the many variations we went through trying to accommodate all the feedback and designs submitted. However, the final inspiration came from a drawing Catry-Nathalie made that inspired the final design. Interlocking hearts… who knew! / Après de nombreux essais et idées différentes, notre merveilleux graphiste Zeffen a créé ce que nous sommes tous fiers de dire, est notre nouveau logo du CCVA!!! Voici toutes les nombreuses variations, que nous avons essayé en essayant de répondre à tous les commentaires et les dessins soumis. Cependant, l’inspiration finale est venue d’un dessin de Catry-Nathalie qui a inspiré la conception finale. Pavé de cœur … qui aurait pensé! Read the rest of this entry

Save now on membership fee!

Member Stamp Shows Membership Registration And SubscribingGet your membership now for only $10 (the 2014 price)! After December the offer will expire, and the membership for 2015 increases to $20 per year.

What does your membership entitle you to? 

Your $20 per year entitles you to voting privileges in elections, annual general meetings and special general meetings of the ALCC. As well, you will receive a membership card that will grant you special access to member only activities and events and discounts.

As a voting member you contribute to the growth and development of alternative communities, support and foster awareness and acceptance, and become an active participant in the future of the ALCC.

How do you become a member?

Follow the simple instructions here:


We are happy to announce two new groups to the ALCC!!!

BISEXUALS GROUP: Sophie & Nathalie Co-Facilitators – 4th Sunday of each month from 17:00-19:00

SUBMISSIVES GROUP: Sissy Chastity & Gilles Co-Facilitators – 1st Sunday of each month 17:00-19:00

And not quite confirmed JUST yet… a DOMINANTS GROUP: Potentially held the 4th Sunday of each month 15:00-17:00

We thank these wonderful folks for bringing these fantastic new groups to the ALCC and wish them all the best in growth and development of their endeavours!

– CA

October Newsletter

Alternative Lifestyles On-Air – Oct 5

We co-host an alternative lifestyles radio show the first Wednesday of every month on the  Dr Laurie Betito Show “Passions” CJAD 800 AM. Tune-in!!! This month Contessa Alura will be discussing Asexuality with special guest Warren. Check out our media section to listen to past programs.

September Newsletter

Naked Yoga

Back by Popular DemandThis class is offered by Mudraforce especially for ALCC to include all genders and gender identities and all body types NAKED!  Starting this month it is offered every Saturday from 12-1:30pm. Please check our schedule for costs and details. Read the rest of this entry



Friday September 2nd
As part of the Montreal Fetish Weekend- King and Candyass are pleased to offer the Redlight tour of Montreal once again

Sunday Sept 4th
12 noon-1:30 pm (90 min walking tour)
10 $ per person

reserve yourself a spot

please meet us at :
Bar le Midway
1219 Boul Saint-Laurent
Montreal, QC H2X 2S6
approx 20 mins prior to start of tour

Guides:Your cheerful hosts- Donovan King & Velma Candyass

Montreal’s Quartier des Spectacles is rising from the ashes of the storied old Red Light District, but the district has not entirely disappeared! This walk looks at the infamous Red Light District and attempts to “cleanse it”, from New France to Prohibition to the 21st Century and the Cultural War being waged between artists and developers.

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Important July Schedule Update!

If you do not receive our newsletter, you may not know about the following recent additions to the July schedule:

Cross-Dressing Workshop – Sun Jul 24 from 4-5pm

Play Monitor Training Seminar – Sat Jul 30 from 1-4pm

Please see the schedule for more details: Calendar OR sign up for our newsletter: Newsletter

– Contessa Alura

Droppin’ on in!

Drop in Day at the ALCC- May Day!
What a beautiful day in the neighbourhood… and a great drop in day. Super friendly and great people came by the ALCC to talk and relax. The bake sale to support our Leather Lifestyle friends went well. Contessa Alura made some delicious cupcakes & there were cookies and other treats on hand. In addition, a great ally from the Gender Advocacy 2110 Centre showed up. She was very enthusiastic about our organization, as we are about hers. There will definitely be a great partnership between our centres. A great day all around!
– petal

Congratulations Danny Godbout – Montreal Mr Leather 2011

Congratulations Danny Godbout – Montreal Mr Leather 2011
Congratulations to DANNY GODBOUT for winning this years Mr Leather! We are proud to announce that Danny has chosen the ALCC to be his official charitable organization
to support us in our cause.

– Contessa Alura

We look forward to the fun and exciting ventures to come!

Finally here… BDSM for Dummies!

Our first group was very quiet due to the day being the first lovely spring day of the year. It’s actually a lucky break for me since Gilles found a bunch of typo’s in my BDSM Beginnger pamphlet so I was kind of saved.
This new group will essentially replace our old BDSM Etiquitte and BDSM Beginner Safety. We feel a group is a better setting to encourage new people to come and learn about BDSM and share about their fears and concerns or question.
This group is for all those new to BDSM or interested in learning more. The first hour will be an info session about BDSM, conducting yourself in the community, getting started at events, what to wear, how to meet people, and of course providing you the basics you need to know about safety and experimenting. The second hour we will open the floor to questions and sharing. The last hour will be for everyone to chat, socialize, and make friends!

Contessa Alura

Director of Education