Pride Week in Peel 2015 Event Listing
July 13 - July 25, 2015
Peel Pride Events
The Peel Pride Committee is made up of a group of community volunteers. Peel Pride operates separately from Pride Week in Peel and plans a number of Pride events including flag raising ceremonies and the annual Brampton Family Pride Picnic. For more information on Peel Pride and their events, visit the Peel Pride Website.
LGBTQ2S Youth Breaking Down Barriers
Where: Mississauga City Centre YMCA (Employment) 800 – 151 City Centre Drive (near Square One)
When: Wednesday, July 22nd, 12pm - 1:30 pm
Hosted by: YMCA of GTA
Description: As part of part of the 2015 YMCA Pride Speaker Series, the YMCA invites you to attend a speakers panel about LGBTTIQQ2S youth. This event is free to attend and open to all.
Youth Open Mic Night
Where: Art Gallery of Mississauga, 300 City Centre Drive, Mississauga Ontario
When: Wednesday July 22nd, 6:30pm-8:30pm
Hosted by: Associated Youth Services of Peel
Description: AYSP invites the community to the Youth Open Mic hosted by Youth Beyond Barriers (YBB) and Art Gallery of Mississauga(AGM). Come out and see the talented queer and trans communities showcase their talents for this one night of song, dance and poetry. This an open mic event, so come out and show case your skills, talents or enjoy the free show! This event is fully accessible with gender neutral washrooms.
Safer Partying Workshop
Where: 151 City Centre Dr #800, Mississauga, ON
When: Thursday July 23rd, 5:30pm-7:30pm
Hosted by: Peel HIV/AIDS Network (PHAN)
Description: Peel Pride & Peel Harm Reduction Committees present a workshop on substance awareness, safer partying, safer sex and overdose prevention.
Pride Week in Peel Festival
Where: Streetsville Village Square (at the corner of Main Streets and Queen Streets West in Streetsville, Mississauga)
When: Saturday July 25th, 2pm - 7 pm
Hosted by: Pride Week in Peel
Description: Free to attend. Accessible venue. Gender neutral washrooms. For more information, click here