JUNE 2019

Tone Cluster – quite a queer choir

Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 7:30 pm, Tyler’s Suite”, at Dominion Chalmers United ChurchA suite in nine movements dedicated to the memory of Tyler Clementi, a talented young musician who died by suicide after being bullied by his roommate during his first few weeks of college. With special guest conductor, Dr. Timothy Seelig (San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus) and Harmonia Choir of Ottawa and Nepean High School choir. Free Admission.


Qu'ART - Queer Community Gardening Club - Ottawa

Hello! You are invited to sign up to join Qu'ART's Queer Community Gardening Club ! We are holding space in Centretown to share so you can get your hands dirty as we learn to grow and show off moments of fresh queer creativity.
June is already here, so let's get started!
As a Queer Arts Collective in Ottawa, our goal this summer is to mix fun volunteer gardening work in local Ottawa community plots with learning, socializing, and fun intergenerational knowledge-sharing.
Are you interested? Please sign up below to join us for this pilot project at the Centretown Community Garden Project until September 2019.
To sign-up or for info: email Qu'ART (Queer Arts Collective Ottawa) at queerart2019@gmail.com
Please provide your NAME & CONTACT INFO (email, phone #) and please answer each of these questions (in a sentence or two max:)
1.What fruit / vegetable / plant would you really want to grow this summer?
2. Why do you choose that one in particular? (any reason is good for us)
3. What would you need to help make it happen?
4. How much do you know about gardening? What else would you like to learn about it?
5. What other creative knowledge can you share with others?
All supplies and tools will be provided.
Seeds can be shared or acquired for you.
All queer people of any age are welcome to apply. Space is limited, and you must be able to commit to 2 or 3 flexible volunteer hours a week during the summer to help take care of the garden plot.
Our Gardening session will start Sunday June 2 and it ends in September. Creative activities and workshops to be planned in July and August.
This Qu'ART Gardening is supported through a grant from MAX Ottawa's Community MAXimizer Proiect.
The aim of their program is to encourage the development of leadership abilities and innovative interventions related to health and wellness, that benefit guys into guys in the Ottawa region.