What's Happening this week in the Okanagan! Apr 12 - 18, 2021

Written on 04/11/2021
Kelowna.LGBT


Events include Sasha & Ella Show, Trans Mission, More Keys with Matty P, Basically Ella, Women and 2SLGBTQQIA+ People's Dialogue Sessions2 Spirits of BC Talking Group, Inner Light Yoga Nidra, and the meeting of the Okanagan Gender Identity and Transparent Okanagan groups.

Monday, April 12 - Sasha & Ella Show - The Real Housewives of Kelowna, 2:30 pm, presented by Rebellious UnicornsUnicorns.LIVE, and thehub.lgbt ~ Online

Real Housewives of Kelowna: the drama; the intrigue; the cat fights. You KNOW this is an actual thing. Learn the true ins and outs of Kelowna’s...uh...‘sparkling elite’. Are you up with the latest trends of the Uber wealthy? Do you know which dog to buy and which stroller to put it in? Sasha & Ella will instruct and inform. Rated V for ‘Vapid’.

To find out more, visit the Facebook Event Page

Watch the live stream on Unicorns.LIVE


 

Monday, April 12 - Trans Mission, 7 pm, presented by Foundry Kelowna and The Bridge ~ Online

Open to all youth and young adults (12-24) in Kelowna area who are trans, non-binary, gender diverse or fluid. Presented by Foundry Kelowna and The Bridge.

For more information, contact anansha.grounder@cmha.bc.ca


Monday, April 12 - More Keys with Matty P, featuring Teshawna Sihata, 8pm, presented by Rebellious UnicornsUnicorns.LIVE, and thehub.lgbt ~ Online

This week, Matty welcomes a special guest, Teshawna Sihata, a singer/songwriter from Vancouver. On this episode they are taking your requests for the live piano bar segment, along with playing some Matty P originals and works by Teshawna Sihata. 

To find out more, visit the Facebook Event Page

Watch the livestream on Unicorns.LIVE


Tuesday, April 13 - Women and 2SLGBTQQIA+ People's Dialogue Sessions, 9 am - 4 pm, presented by British Columbia Assembly of First Nations  ~ Online

The BC Assembly of First Nations will be hosting the annual Women and 2SLGBTQQIA+ People’s Dialogue Sessions virtually via Zoom this year.
 
Lead-up sessions will be on April 13, 14 & 15, 2021. 
The main event will be on April 22, 2021.
 
More details can be found at British Columbia Assembly of First Nations

Tuesday, April 13 - Okanagan Gender Identity Group, 6pm, presented by the Okanagan Gender Identity Group ~ Online

This is a positive, safe, inclusive, supportive space for, gender non-conforming, non-binary, transsexual, transgender, genderqueer inter-sexed or questioning (or any variation thereof under the rainbow spectrum) people living in or near Kelowna or the Okanagan are to discuss matters and various topics while providing and obtaining peer support.

We meet every Tuesday from 6-8 via Discord.

For more information on this group meeting, please join the Okanagan Gender Identity Group on Facebook.


Tuesday, April 13 - Spirits of BC Talking Circle, 8 pm - 9:30 pm, presented by Four Feathers Society ~ Online

Ongoing Group, Tuesdays at 8 pm

Click the link below to join the Talking Circle 

https://zoom.us/j/98419104951?pwd=YTVRa0xDQkRuTE5aeURwOUw4ekdBUT09


Wednesday, April 14 - Inner Light Yoga Nidra, 5:30 pm, presented by Health Initiative for Men ~ Online

“Inner Light Yoga Nidra” is a workshop that helps GBTQ2S+ men create and embrace self-affirmations that they want to live by, honour, and become with the aim of promoting mental, emotional, and spiritual wellbeing.

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to HIM or email me at edmondtc@muselifeguide.com. I look forward to seeing you at the workshop.

To register, go to https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88262720483


Sunday, April 18 - Transparent Okanagan Meeting, 11 am, presented by Transparent Okanagan ~ Online

TransParent provides community consultation, advising and advocacy on issues related to families of trans youth. We also operate a peer support network, monthly meetings, guest speakers and a lending library of books, videos and other resources.

We meet regularly the third Sunday of every month. To find out more, check out our Facebook Page