Come one, come all – we’re kicking off Pride at UBC in style. On August 1, sashay your way to the U-Commons area outside the NEST to celebrate diversity, inclusion and positive space at UBC!
From 4pm onwards, Public Disco will set the stage with feel-good anthems, as you pick your favourite ensemble from our drag and dress up trunk! Handy with a paint brush? We’ll also be hosting a live mural painting!
You don’t want to miss:
- Public Disco
- Beer Garden
- Drag and dress-up
- Sparkle Station
- Pop-up Queer Library
- Food Trucks
- Games, games, games
- Snappy Slam Poetry
- Live art and mural painting
- Positive space resources
Brought to you by your friends at:
- Equity & Inclusion Office
- Campus and Community Planning
- Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office
- Arts and Culture District
- UBC Library
A photographer will be present on-site, please identify yourself to event staff if you do not wish to have your photograph taken.
Not able to attend the event but want to learn more? Visit the Positive Space website to learn how you can support the Positive Space Campaign on campus in all our working, learning and living environments.
Grab your mat & take a break! Join us every Wednesday 12-1 pm for an all-levels, flow yoga class. Find your breath, open your hips, and improve your core strength. Practice will be tailored for all levels, ages and beginners are most welcome. Taught by renowned Vancouver teacher, Jayme Burke.
Don't forget to bring your mats (or practise on the grass) and a water bottle. We hope to see you there!
When: Every Wednesday, through May 23 - August 15, 12:00-1:00pm
Where: Fairview Commons, North of 2323 Main Mall (field by the Earth Sciences Building). Class to be held at Main Mall on June 20.
Rain Plan: Updates on relocation will be posted, 11:30 AM (on rainy days) at @UTownUBC Twitter
June 13 rain update: Class is relocated to SRC Studio (6000 Student Union Blvd).
This program is brought to you by Campus & Community Planning and UBC Wellbeing.