COVID: please respect personal distance: indoor venues require you to be seated and to arrive with a mask: be kind. Some have limited staff and restricted capacity.
|Jul 22 – Aug 7||What the Plus art show
At the Art Centre above the library.
|Fri Aug 6, 6 pm||Picnic with button making
Bring your own food and drink, and a blanket or lawn chairs, and have a queer-focused picnic with us! We’ll have a button maker set up for you to make pre-designed or custom buttons to take away (by donation).
|Mon Aug 9, noon||Flag raising at City Hall
The rainbow flag will be raised on the flagpole at City Hall. We’ll also have a variety of other Pride flags available for anyone who wants to hold one for the flag raising and the photos afterwards.
|Wed Aug 11, 7 pm||Craft night at Cranberry Community Hall
LGBT2QIA+ folks, friends and family: Bring your craft and join us for a social evening of making stuff, along with crafty “show and tell”. What kind of crafts? Anything portable and not too messy is welcome!
Macrame, beading, felting, knitting, crocheting, drawing and sketching, embroidery, jewelry, small leatherwork, digital art, needle felting, cross stitch, Kumihimo, weaving on a portable loom, origami, hand sewing and quilting, mending and repairs, whittling and carving, papercrafts, paracord, lino cutting, beer can models, basketry, painting small items & models… did we miss anything?
All ages welcome: there will be a kids activity table, to keep them out of your hair for a while as you work on your own crafts. Lots of table space!
|Fri Aug 13, 6 pm||Picnic with Board Games
Bring your own food and drink, and a board game you love, to our board games picnic! We’ll have more games for you to try out, too. Chairs and tables supplied for this event!
|Mon Aug 16
10:30 am – 4:30 pm
|Pride YRC “Explore Your Drag” workshop
For LGBTQIA2S+ youth 13-19, friends and allies. Includes ice breaker, improv games, live your authentic self, drag 101 tips, trans fashion, drag show, lunch & more.
A project of Youth and Family Powell River at the Youth Resource Centre
|Tues Aug 17
4 – 6 pm
|Intimate cocktails with Conni|
|Tues Aug 17
9 pm (movie, gather beforehand)
|Queer Film Night at Tidal Art Centre in Lund
Outdoor screening of “The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert” plus shorts “Surviving History” by local Jason Tully-Barr, and “Lesbian Tango” by Tidal’s Artist in Residence. Sing-along with Drag hostess Conni.
Small events * Limited space
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