What's Happening this week in Victoria! March 8 - 14, 2021

Written on 03/07/2021

Events include Basically Ella, Queerabilities Group, A Sip with Sparkle, The Q+ Crew, 2 Spirits of BC Talking Group, and 'In the Tank' with Freida Whales

Monday, March 8 - Basically Ella - Fantasy Makeup, 12:30 pm, presented by Rebellious UnicornsUnicorns.LIVE, and thehub.lgbt ~ Online

Stars, nebulae, galaxies, and all things fantastical comprise this week’s lesson as Ella takes you on a magical journey with Fantasy Makeup! Learn how to create ethereal, bright, and star-studded looks that will have you bending space and time with just your smile!

To find out more, visit the Facebook Event Page

Watch the livestream on Unicorns.LIVE

Monday, March 8 - Queerabilities - Remote Meeting - Community Care, 3 pm, presented by Queerabilities Victoria ~ Online

We are so excited to be offering the Queerabilities group, as a collaboration between the Victoria Disability Resource Center (Rowan) and AVI Health and Community Services (Marshall).
Until we are able to meet again in person, our weekly topic will be Community Care (a space of support, so socialize, share resources, and discuss our challenges and successes in navigating these difficult times).

To find out more, visit the Facebook Event Page


Monday, March 8 -  A Sip with Sparkle - She Sprung Up, 7 pm, presented by Rebellious UnicornsUnicorns.LIVE, and thehub.lgbt ~ Online

Faith and begorrah: Spring has sprung and so has Sparkle! Join us on Monday, March 8, 2021 for A Sip With Sparkle: “She Sprung Up!” as we usher in Spring 2021 with St. Paddy’s and Spring-inspired drinks for that dry whistle of yours that needs to be whet! Your senses will be enchanted by “The Green Fairy'' -- an absinthe-based potion that tastes like The Elixir of Life. ALSO: In honor of International Women’s Day, Sparkle toasts the Womxn of the World with “The Pink Lady”.

To find out more, visit the Facebook Event page

Watch the livestream on Unicorns.LIVE

Tuesday, March 9 - #1 Million Campaign - Demystifying Mental Health Services, 12:30 pm, presented by Rebellious UnicornsUnicorns.LIVEYou Are Collective, and thehub.lgbt ~ Online

On this episode, Rebecca welcomes Chrissi Stronach, MACP, CCC, RCC, and will discuss the differences between services and their role in supporting your mental health (i.e. counsellor vs psychologist vs psychiatrist); the differences between private and publicly funded counselling; the meaning behind credentials and how they may affect the support you receive; and, a review of your patient rights when you access counseling services.

To find out more, visit the Facebook Event Page

Watch the livestream on Unicorns.LIVE

Tuesday, March 9 - The Q+ Crew, 6 pm - 7:30 pm, presented by The Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria 

Mental health, culture, sexuality, and gender in a new country can feel like a lot to handle. At the Q+ Crew, we are stronger together.

Join our support group to meet new people and get the support you need with LGBTQ2S volunteers and immigrant, refuge and BIPOC youth (18-30 years old).

Registration is required. Email: rmcgeough@icavictoria.org

Tuesday, March 9 - 2 Spirits of BC Talking Circle, 7 pm - 8 pm ~ Online

Ongoing Group, Tuesdays at 7 pm

Click the link below to join the Talking Circle 


Wednesday, March 10 - 'In the Tank' with Freida Whales, 4 pm, presented by Freida Whales ~ Online

In Freida Whales’s “In the Tank” YouTube interview series, she speaks to icons in the world of drag and beyond. With each interview, Freida takes a dive into their past, what’s currently happening, and the plans they have for the future. With episodes every Wednesday, swim by Freida’s YouTube channel to check out her exciting newest pod member.

Watch on her YouTube channel!

Saturday, March 13 - Vivian & Woofie Present Screen to Screen 3, 7 pm on Facebook
It's been one year since Miss Rona reared her head and shows, gigs, events & festivals were cancelled. So, join us for another rousing rendition of Screen to Screen!
Join the zesty, spunky and campy Vivian Vanderpuss and the thicc, saucy and bearded theatre queen Woofie for another digital drag show. We are bringing the glamour, the sequins, and the downright wacky Zoom backgrounds to your laptops, desktops, phones and iPads with another edition of Screen to Screen.
To find out more, visit the Facebook Event Page