The "No Pipelines No Tankers Solidarity Tour" made its stop in Kamloops last Wednesday evening, and local issues relating to the Trans Mountain pipeline were raised.
Five speakers greeted a packed auditorium.
"Who's opposed to pipelines?" asked the MC. Almost every hand in the room went up.
What will Kamloops' future look like if the proposed Ajax open pit mine goes ahead as currently proposed? Should a huge mining operation be allowed inside the city limits and so close to schools and homes?
This is a support group for those who have the experience or identify as Trans-Sexual, Transgender, Two-spirited, Intersexed, Gender Queer, or anyone who does not fit on the gender binary.
Participants will: Meet like minded folk, receive Resources, Strategies to manage Transphobic society, and Transition Support.
Topics may include: Communication, Creating clear boundaries, Advocating for self, Managing difficult relationships, Managing Emotions
Ages: 18yrs and up
Location: Kamloops Women's Resourse Group Society
375 - 4th ave, Kamloops, BC
We are having a meeting 7 pm -- January 23 -- at the Kamloops Curling Club DWNST: There is disabled access for downstairs. It is on the Memorial arena side off of Lansdowne and is the very last door on that side. Phone 250-372-5432 to ensure that they know your are there at that entrance to get in. (they may not hear the door bell)
We will need lots of interest from Volunteers to put our very first Parade on, so come and get involved in a History making Event.
Lets get our PRIDE on.
call me Trish 250-319-9448 for more info