Brian Jiang (they/them) Artist, Toronto
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Tue, June 1
Airs 1-2pm



Flag Raising


The City of Toronto proclaims June as Pride Month and raises the Rainbow and Transgender flags virtually at City Hall. This annual event brings us together to celebrate the history, courage and diversity of Toronto's 2SLGBTQ+ communities.  

Hosted by  


Flag Raising & Proclamation of Pride Month Hosted By The City of Toronto with Mayor John Tory. Following the Toronto ceremony, join OLG with a Flag Raising in Sault Ste. Marie.


Presented by  

ASL Interpreters will be available for this event.

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Tuesdays at 4pm





Beauty in our History


A celebration of the history of our varying and diverse communities. Learn about American Sign Language, traditional South Asian attire and the significance of cultural hairstyles in this 4 part series.

Closed Captioning will be available for these events.


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Tue, June 1
Airs 4pm

Desi Attire with Mango Lassi


Mango Lassi is a queer Canadian-Pakistani whose drag focus is to bring awareness to the existence of queer Desi folk and breaking the chains of toxic masculinity that hold so many queer Desi’s back from expressing themselves. Learn the history and beauty behind Desi clothing and accessories.


Presented by
 
 


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Tue, June 8
Airs 4pm

ASL with Gaitrie Persaud-Dhunmoon


ASL (American Sign Language) is just that, a language. Gaitrie Persaud-Dhunmoon shares a bit about the beautiful history of ASL and the d/Deaf and hard of hearing community.

Presented by    


 

Wednesdays at 4pm





Wellness Wednesdays


Let's take a few minutes to check-in; Have you been moving your body? Do you know how to meditate and get centred? Join us on Wellness Wednesdays for your weekly self-care checkpoint.

Closed Captioning will be available for these events.


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Wed, June 2
Airs 4pm

Mindful Movement with Bronwyn


It’s Wellness Wednesday, time for our mid-week check-in and Mindful Movement with Bronwyn. Bronwyn[she/her] is a mindful movement instructor living in Toronto. She aims to empower those around her by leading them through informed movement practices.


Presented by    

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Wed, June 2
Airs 8-10pm





Timeless:
Pride Month Kick-off


Closed Captioning will be available for this event.

Presented by  
A kick-off for Pride Month festivities! Pride Toronto is celebrating its 40th year serving the 2SLGBTQ+ community. We’re calling on our community of the past 40 years to come party with us at this Studio 54 inspired virtual showcase.

Hosted by Damnit Maurie of The Roz & Mocha Show on KiSS 92.5


Lucas Silveira
Ceréna 
Forte - Toronto Gay Men's Chorus
Amanda Roberts
Sandy Duperval
Babia Majora


Storry, Juno nominated artist for R&B album of the year, STORRY is a seasoned artist trained in classical music who performs Mozart arias with as much confidence as hip hop, R&B, and gospel. Fierce and multifaceted, she writes and produces all her music. STORRY's voice quality is second to none, and she uses and enhances her incredible sonorous gifts with prophecies witty, raw, and life-changing.

Thursdays at 4pm 





Sex Talk


Your weekly dose of sexual health info sessions from an intersectional lens, where 2SLGBT2Q+ sex and relationship therapists from varying communities dive in to all things sex.

Closed Captioning will be available for these events.


Presented by   


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Thu, June 3
Airs 4pm


Things you shouldn’t ask a disabled person during Sex with Andrew Gurza


Andrew Gurza is an award winning Disability Awareness Consultant and the Chief Disability Officer and Co-founder of Handi, a sex toy company that puts pleasure within reach for disabled people. Drew uses he/they pronouns and identifies proudly as disabled. He has spoken all over the world on sex, disability and what it means to be a Queer Cripple. He is also the host of Disability After Dark: The Podcast Shining a Bright Light on Disability Stories.

The show is available on all platforms. Andrew is also the creator of the viral hashtag #DisabledPeopleAreHot.


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Thu, June 10
Airs 4pm


Sex Talk with Ali Ahmed


For over a decade, Ali has successfully formed therapeutic relationships with individuals and couples assisting with stress, depression, anxiety, sexual orientation, sexual dysfunction, grief,  and substance use. His person-centred approach helps you to find balance and the resilience to improve your ability to function better. He's a Registered Social Worker, with Master and Bachelor of Social Work degrees, and post-graduate certifications in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Interpersonal Mediation, and Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) for Couples, Trauma Counselling, and Motivational Interviewing.

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Thu, June 17
Airs 4pm


Sex and the Intersections of Trauma and Oppression, with X. Sly Sarkisova


X. Sly Sarkisova, MSW, is a Toronto based queer and non binary trans-identified psychotherapist. Sly brings a deeply structural, pro-survivor lens to his work with people. Currently in his private practice, Sly provides consultation, training and clinical supervision on trauma informed integrative psychotherapy to organizations and individuals. Communities needing support related to relationships, identity, poly, kink, sex work, addictions, mental health and trauma related concerns see him for psychotherapy.

Fridays at 1pm






Anti-Oppression Training


Join us for our lunch and learn style anti-oppression and anti-racism workshops.

Closed Captioning will be available for these events. ASL Interpreters can be booked by contacting office@pridetoronto.com a minimum of five (5) days prior to the event. Pride Toronto thanks the TD Ready Commitment for their support in presenting ASL Interpretation for Pride 2021


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Fri, June 4
1-2pm
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Fri, June 11
1-2pm


Anti-Asian Racism and Oppression Workshop Hosted by Alliance for South Asian Aids Prevention (ASAAP)

Challenging Fatphobia - Workshop Hosted by Pride Toronto with guests from Body Confidence Canada

  

Fridays at 4pm






Sipz and Snax


Feeling thirsty? Well get your cocktail (or mocktail) kit ready! Each week a new 2SLGBTQ+ mixologist or chef will walk you through a delicious drink and snack pairing.

Closed Captioning will be available for these events.


Presented by 

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Mondays at 4pm









Queer
Shopping Channel


An unboxing of various items available in our online vendor market. Watch Mango D’Licious reveal products and support our local 2SLGBTQ+ makers!


Presented by    

Closed Captioning will be available for these events.
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Mon, June 7
Mon, June 14
Mon, June 21
Airs 4pm


Hosted By: Mango D’Licious Bold, irreverent and often delusional, Mango is a "high" camp queen, raising the vibrational frequency.

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Sun, June 13
1-4pm


Courageous Conversations:


Today’s 2SLGBTQ+ Youth, Tomorrow’s Thought Leaders

Pride Toronto’s Youth Conference serves as an opportunity for 2SLGBTQ+ youth to gather, and be equipped with the knowledge and actionables that they can take back to their schools to create change. Focuses at this conference will be on self-care in leadership, imagining a Queer future and building an anti-Racist society. Youth must be between the ages of 14-18, and should contact leanna@pridetoronto.com directly to register.

Hosted by the LGBT YouthLine.

Closed Captioning will be available for this event. ASL Interpreters can be booked by contacting office@pridetoronto.com a minimum of five (5) days prior to the event. Pride Toronto thanks the TD Ready Commitment for their support in presenting ASL Interpretation for Pride 2021


Presented by  

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Fri, June 18
Airs 2:30-3:30pm




2Spirit Pride


A celebration of 2Spirit peoples and their incredible contributions to the 2SLGBTQ+ community. Join us as we collaborate with Thirst Nation for a celebration by and for 2Spirit community members. Thirst Nation is an Indigiqueer & 2-Spirit Variety show produced by Weird Alice & Tygr Willy. Thirst Nation highlights Indigenous community members across Turtle Island and around the globe with both performances and interviews.


Curated by: The 2Spirit Community Committee


Closed Captioning will be available for this event. ASL Interpreters can be booked by contacting office@pridetoronto.com a minimum of five (5) days prior to the event. Pride Toronto thanks the TD Ready Commitment for their support in presenting ASL Interpretation for Pride 2021

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Fri, June 18
Airs 4-5pm
























Yalla Barra


Yalla Barra- Words that for many middle easterners means two things. "GET OUT". These words speak true to the lived experiences of many Middle Eastern folks and also for living your best life. This year, we have KeroPatra whos coming back with some new looks and music. KeroPatra is a gender queer drag performer and activist for people living with HIV. We also have the incredibly talented Faith (Mona Mousa) who will read something that speak true to the experiences of many Middle Eastern Folks and their journey in finding their identities within the 2SLGBTQIA+ community. We will also have Lebanese/Canadian artist el Hashem, who debuted his first release in late 2020, with a combo set of an Arabic and English cover songs. More cover and original songs are dropping throughout 2021, and wrapping up the year will be the anticipated double album “zakerat | memories”. With a cool mix of eastern and western sound and energy, el Hashem is fast gaining praise from industry watchers and music fans. Finally we will have DJ Louay, who's been the resident DJ for Middle eastern nights since the beginning. Bringing arabic pop and house music together that will have us dancing and wanting more. Come join us on this journey of middle eastern love and resiliency.


Curated by: Kero Patra


Closed Captioning will be available for this event.
Fri, June 18
Airs 5:30-6:30pm













Burlesque Hour


Closed Captioning will be available for this event.

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︎ On Zoom
Sat, June 19
1-2pm

Sober Pride


Sober and Proud! Join us as we celebrate milestones in sobriety, honor our community and create safer space for sober 2SLGBTQ+ community members. There is beauty in sobriety! 

Curated by:
The Sober Pride Community Committee


Closed Captioning will be available for this event. ASL Interpreters can be booked by contacting office@pridetoronto.com a minimum of five (5) days prior to the event. Pride Toronto thanks the TD Ready Commitment for their support in presenting ASL Interpretation for Pride 2021
Sun, June 20
Airs 1-2pm



















Mon, June 21
Airs 6-7pm






Indigenous People’s Day Showcase


Closed Captioning will be available for this event. ASL Interpreters can be booked by contacting office@pridetoronto.com a minimum of five (5) days prior to the event. Pride Toronto thanks the TD Ready Commitment for their support in presenting ASL Interpretation for Pride 2021