OUT Central Oregon develops and supports events and provides information to encourage community involvement and build well-being for the LGBTQ+ community.
Winter PrideFest – an LGBTQ+ Ski weekend at Mt. Bachelor. Community events include ‘Wigs an Icebreaker’, Apres Ski Dance Party, and Panel Discussion on Inclusivity in Sport
Celebrates inclusivity on a festive course through Bend, Oregon, including Drag Dash, Spirit awards, and Costume Contest!!
A collaborative project with BendFilm aimed at increasing access to films which highlight diversity and inclusion.
June marks the 51st celebration of Pride Month, a time when millions of people come together in support of the LGBTQ community. Why June? It goes back to June 28, 1969, when police raided the Stonewall Inn, a gay club in New York. Similar raids on gay-friendly businesses had happened for decades, but Stonewall was one of the first times when the patrons fought back. The six-day period of protests and demonstrations is now known as the Stonewall Riots. Celebrate…Find out more »
Gather on the grass on Saturday June 19th for a "Chosen Family Reunion" in Drake Park. Bring your PRIDE and picnic supplies for a fun day to celebrate being all together again. Pride celebrations have always been about finding safety in numbers. All are welcome to this outdoor event, but a reminder that this will be a queer-forward space for celebrating us exactly as we are! So bring your best Summer gear, blanket, favorite food & drink. This event has…Find out more »
Yoga the Prideville way! This hour-long gentle yoga class will be an accessible easy flow with options for all body types, shapes and abilities, balancing stretch and strength and finishing with grounded relaxation. This is a chance to center yourself in PRIDE week, focusing on your present mind and body and noticing yourself as a part of the natural order of the universe. Practicing together as a community gives us a chance to collect our intentions for for our entire…Find out more »
TransParent Central Oregon Chapter hosts its first Virtual Meeting; with ongoing meetings every Last Thursday of the month - 6-8pm! Transparent strives to provide an environment that encourages parents and caregivers to speak openly about their own experience in raising a transgender or non-binary loved one. For more information, reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org Learn more about TransParent USA here: https://transparentusa.org/Find out more »
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