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Port aux Basques Pride Week

September 18, 2017 - September 23, 2017

Come join us for this week of amazing and educational events designed to bring our community and The LBGTQ community together!
We hope to see everyone out celebrating acceptance, diversity, individualism, and most importantly everyone’s right to be loved and to love, no matter sexual orientation or gender!September 18-23rd, 2017!!🌈🌈

The exciting events are happening starting Monday!!!

🌈Monday, 18thProclamation Signing, @ Port aux Basques Town Hall, @ 11:45 am

🌈Tuesday, 19th – FREE Educational Webinar:  Bruce II, from 3:00-5:00 pm
speakers include:

  • Prof. Ailsa Craig, Memorial University, Sociology
  • Kyle Janes, LBGTQ Educational Advocate
  • Taylor Stocks, former President St. John’s Pride
  • Mark Day, Canadian Idol Finalist and LBGTQ Educational Advocate

🌈Wednesday, 20th Rec House Movie Night, ages 12-18: Rec House, (Movie to be announced) From: 6-9 pm

🌈Friday, 22nd FREE Pride Bonfire: First Beach, Grand Bay West: From:  7 pm-11 pm (Please bring some wood)

🌈Saturday 23rd Pride Parade and Flag Ceremony at Andy’s Rainbow Park:  12-3 pm Will begin at Scott’s Cove ending at Andy’s Rainbow Park. **If it’s raining, event will be moved to Sunday**

Big special thanks to all our sponsors and allies including The Town of Channel-Port aux Basques, Leading Edge Credit UnionNewfoundland and Labrador Federation of Labour (NLFL)Canada PostRec House CYNThe Travel BugLiving Planet Studio, the students of St. James Regional High School Rainbow Alliance, and of course none of this could have happened without the support and initiative from Peaceful Communities!!! We Thank you all from the bottom of our rainbow hearts!

 

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Start:
September 18, 2017
End:
September 23, 2017
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