What's Happening this week in the Okanagan! May 3 - 9, 2021

Written on 05/02/2021

Events include A Sip With Sparkle, #1Million Campaign, Men 55+ Online, 2 Spirits of BC Talking Group, and the meeting of the Okanagan Gender Identity Group.

Monday, May 3 - A Sip With Sparkle, 7:00 pm, presented by Rebellious UnicornsUnicorns.LIVE, and thehub.lgbt ~ Online

Move those hips and get ready for some culture for this week's episode of A Sip With Sparkle: “Cinco de Mayo.” Special guests Nicole and Dustin from Cantina del Centro join Sparkle LIVE on Monday, May 3rd @ 7:00 PM. The timing of this episode couldn’t be more perfect as it prepares us with fun cocktails for the historical celebration held globally on May 5th. Cinco de Mayo is a historical landmark of triumph, we plan on commemorating it by pushing through the challenges of Covid 19, and uniting people through drinks and laughs. We’re excited to see what this episode brings to the table!

To find out more, visit the Facebook Event Page

Watch the livestream on Unicorns.LIVE

Tuesday, May 4 - #1Million Campaign - The Importance of Inclusion in Mental Health, 12:30 pm, presented by Rebellious UnicornsUnicorns.LIVE, and You Are Collective

Episode 6 of the #1Million Campaign will be discussing the importance of inclusion and what it truly means. Beyond an in depth conceptual conversation, Avril Paice will be sharing available and accessible mental health services, and how we as a society can work towards an inclusive mental health system.

To find out more, visit the Facebook Event Page

Watch the livestream on Unicorns.LIVE

Tuesday, May 4 - Men 55+ Online, 6 pm, presented by Health Initiative for MenOnline

A facilitated safe space to talk, listen, and share your experiences of conscious ageing with other gay men. Topics include growing older, understanding issues of isolation, motivation, financial issues, physical health, sex, and more.

To register, go to https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMrdOGgrDkpG9Fq1cvTOzX6FfDhOuMqU2Uq

If you have any questions, please e-mail register@checkhimout.ca

Attendance is free, or by donation.

Tuesday, May 4 - Okanagan Gender Identity Group, 6pm, presented by the Okanagan Gender Identity GroupOnline

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, May 4 - 2 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