"I know you're angry! I'm angry!" ~ Harvey Milk
If you're interested in creating a Facebook event page for your city, contact me.
What if we, ALL of us in the world, gather around in front of your local Russian Embassy on October 11 (National Coming Out Day) at Noon - 1pm (your local time) and stage a Global Gay Kiss-In Protest? What would happen?
HOW CAN YOU HELP:
Show up at the Kiss-In Protest. Create an event page for your city and invite your friends. Spread the words. Continue the discussion about the topic.
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
queer-oh contingency heading to esq rec center (527 Fraser Street, Coast Salish Territories) Tuesday Sept 24th for toonie swim n possible post-swim poutine party (yup, it's veggie gravy)
swim gear can = shorts & t-shirt/tank, no cut-offs
swim time 9-10:30
poutine at la belle patate (1/2 block away) 10:30-11:00
(small poutine is $5.40 - almost $6 with taxes ... how can we make this more accessible? very limited menu at this hour)
so grab your fave homos and genderbenders and join us
bring a quarter for the locker - signs posted about thefts
need to borrow a toonie to get in? msg Bobby-Joe Zeiberg they've been working lotsa shifts and can support on this one
You are invited to join the Trans* community in the Okanagan for some Pride festivities! This event is informal and Clarance House is a safe environment to be yourself. Food and beverages will be served. Come and relax indoors or outdoors by the pool (pool towels provided). For those of you who don't have a ride please post a request and perhaps some of you can carpool. If you need directions go to http://clarance-house.com/home/map-and-directions/.
Come to the Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre Meet & Greet, meet some people you'd see around the clinic, eat some snacks, play some games, give us some input, and much more.
In Grandview Park on Commercial Drive. Look for our signs! We'll probably be closer to Cotton Drive than to Commercial Drive.
As part of Genderfest.
The Genderfest Conference
Open to people of all ages!
This summer class is in session, so come learn a few things, get exposed to new ideas, and open your mind at the very first Genderfest Conference!
With workshops and presentations by:
barbara findlay Q.C. (http://www.barbarafindlay.com/about-me.html)
DON’T HIDE YOUR PRIDE! UNCAGE YOUR RAGE!
Since 2010, trans and genderqueer people in Vancouver have been marching before the Pride weekend. This march is a political protest and a celebration of gender diversity!
ASSEMBLE at 5:30pm at Clark Park, E 14th and Commercial Dr. for sign making! (supplies provided)
MARCH at 6pm!
We will march south on Commercial Drive, turn east on Grant St, and end at Victoria Park with speeches by community members.
Wear what you want, and feel free to be FABULOUS. Costumes encouraged!
Allies are enthusiastically invited and welcome!
Sign-Making will start at the Fernwood Community Centre (FCC) at 11:00am. Materials will be provided, but feel free to make your sign earlier.
March Starting Point and Start Time: across the street from the Fernwood Community Centre at 12:30pm. March will depart at ~1:00pm and head towards Central Park (2275 Quadra Ave.) to enjoy the Alt Pride Community Festival from 1:30pm - 5:00pm.
March route (~9.5 blocks, ~25 minutes at a slow pace):
Gladstone Ave. to Chambers St. to North Park St. to Cook St. to Pandora Ave. to Quadra St. and Central Park.
If you are travelling from the FCC and want a route with minimal walking or travelling, there are two bus options: