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Calendar

 

We are more than just an annual Pride festival and run a number of LGBT+ groups and events throughout the year. All people are welcome and a friendly, inclusive atmosphere is promised. Have a look at the calendar below to see what's on. Everything is also listed under the calendar if you prefer to see what's on that way.

 

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WEEKLY

 

What: Proud Youth Nuneaton

When: Every Tuesday

Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: Hatrers Space, Upper Abbey Street, Nuneaton, CV11 5DN

Info: Proud Youth is all the cool stuff we do for LGBT+ people aged 12 - 18. If you're LGBT+ and aged 12 - 18, there's loads for you to get involved in. Proud Youth is a space where you can be yourself and meet other LGBT+ people. Everyone is really friendly and will make you feel welcome. We sometimes go on trips or hold the drop-in outdoors if the weather is nice, so please get in touch before coming for the first time. There will be a Proud Youth sign on the door so you know where to go.

 

What: Proud Youth Leamington

When: Every Thursday

Time: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: St Mark's Church, Rugby Road, Leamington Spa, CV32 6DL

Info: Proud Youth is all the cool stuff we do for LGBT+ people aged 12 - 18. If you're LGBT+ and aged 12 - 18, there's loads for you to get involved in. Proud Youth is a space where you can be yourself and meet other LGBT+ people. Everyone is really friendly and will make you feel welcome. We sometimes go on trips or hold the drop-in outdoors if the weather is nice, so please get in touch before coming for the first time. There will be a Proud Youth sign on the door so you know where to go.

 

What: Proud Youth Rugby

When: Every Saturday

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Location: The Benn Partnership, Railway Terrace, Rugby, CV21 3HR

Info: Proud Youth is all the cool stuff we do for LGBT+ people aged 12 - 18. If you're LGBT+ and aged 12 - 18, there's loads for you to get involved in. Proud Youth is a space where you can be yourself and meet other LGBT+ people. Everyone is really friendly and will make you feel welcome. We sometimes go on trips or hold the drop-in outdoors if the weather is nice, so please get in touch before coming for the first time. There will be a Proud Youth sign on the door so you know where to go.

 

What: Proud Youth Stratford

When: Every Saturday

Time: 2:30pm - 4:30pm

Location: Foundation House, Masons Road, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 9NB

Info: Proud Youth is all the cool stuff we do for LGBT+ people aged 12 - 18. If you're LGBT+ and aged 12 - 18, there's loads for you to get involved in. Proud Youth is a space where you can be yourself and meet other LGBT+ people. Everyone is really friendly and will make you feel welcome. We sometimes go on trips or hold the drop-in outdoors if the weather is nice, so please get in touch before coming for the first time. There will be a Proud Youth sign on the door so you know where to go.

 

 

MONTHLY

 

What: Virtual LGBT+ Mental Health Peer Support Group

When: First Monday of each month (does not take place on bank holidays)

Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Location: Zoom (please see the registration information below)

Info: Our regular LGBT+ mental health support group takes place online via Zoom. The group is for any LGBT+ person to talk about how they are feeling, receive peer support from other LGBT+ people and mental health professionals who are also LGBT+. You will need to register in advance. This is to protect people's identity and safety. You only need to register once. Please register at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEsduytrToqEtB3abHAOSWoOd5e5FCeakwv. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. This is a confidential service, so if you are joining you need to agree to protect other people's right to confidentiality. Everyone will have an opportunity to speak. Everything you say is valid. You will be welcomed and supported.

 

What: LGBT+ Coffee Morning - Leamington

When: First Saturday of each month

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: Coffee #1, 71 Warwick Street, Leamington Spa, CV32 4RG

Info: A place to relax, be yourself, meet new people, connect with other LGBT+ people, and access advice/support if you need it. There is no cost to attend, although you may need money to get yourself a drink at the cafe. There will be a sign and/or a rainbow flag on our table, so you know where to go. We normally sit on the large table at the front.

 

What: Virtual LGBT+ Photography Club

When: First Saturday of each month

Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: Zoom (please see the registration information below)

Info: A monthly group for LGBT+ people who are interested in photography. Your level of skill and the equipment that you have is not important. It's all about your interest and passion, so come along and join us for photography chatter and sharing of any photos that you wish to share with the group. All LGBT+ people are welcome. Register in advance at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJEqd-yqrDMjG921JwOLKJ8D22pFrGjJhM4T. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the group.

 

What: Proud Parents

When: First Saturday of each month

Time: 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Location: Coffee #1, 71 Warwick Street, Leamington Spa, CV32 4RQ

Info: Proud Parents is a monthly group for parents, families and carers of LGBT+ people to talk, get advice and peer support. There is no cost to attend, although you will need money to buy a drink at the cafe. There will be a sign and/or a rainbow flag on our table, so you know where to go. We normally sit on the large table at the front.

 

What: TransTogether

When: First Saturday of each month

Time: 2:00am - 4:00pm

Location: Coffee #1, 71 Warwick Street, Leamington Spa, CV32 4RQ

Info: TransTogether is now available as an in person and a virtual group. Join us on the first Saturday of each month for a face to face social group for trans people. This is a friendly, informal group in a safe and welcoming environment. TransTogether is run by trans people for trans people. There is no cost to attend, although you may need money to get yourself a drink at the cafe. All trans people and invited allies are welcome. Join us for a couple of hours of friendly faces and good conversations. We normally sit on the large table at the front.

 

What: Proud Stratford

When: Second Saturday of each month

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Location: Foundation House, Masons Road, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 9NF

Info: A monthly social group at a community centre in Stratford, where support is also on offer. All LGBT+ people are welcome to come along, meet new people, make friends, socialise and get advice and support if needed. It's free to attend and there will be directions to the Proud room when you enter Foundation House. Please bring your own drinks and snacks as due to our Covid-19 policy we are currently unable to share food or drinks.

 

What: No Barriers

When: Second Saturday of each month

Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Location: Foundation House, Masons Road, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 9NF

Info: A monthly social support group for LGBT+ people with learning disabilities. A place to be yourself, make friends and get support. You are welcome to bring family, friends and support workers.

 

What: LGBT+ Coffee Morning - Rugby - RETURNING FACE TO FACE IN 2022

When: Second Saturday of each month

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: Rugby - Venue details coming soon

Info: A place to relax, be yourself, meet new people, connect with other LGBT+ people, and access advice/support if you need it. There is no cost to attend, although you will need money to buy drinks.

 

What: Third Thursday Tipple

When: Third Thursday of each month

Time: 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Location: The Music Cafe, 3 Windsor Court, Greenhill Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6GG

Info: Join us for a friendly, informal monthly social at LGBT+ friendly venue, The Music Cafe. Enjoy drinks, delicious food from the plant based menu, tasty cakes, and live music. Look for a sign and/or rainbow flag on our table and that's where you'll find us.

 

What: Virtual LGBT+ Coffee Morning

When: Third Saturday of each month

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: Zoom (please see the registration information below)

Info: A place to relax, be yourself, meet new people, connect with other LGBT+ people, and access advice/support if you need it. You will need to register in advance for this event. This is to so we can protect people's identity and safety as much as possible. You only need to register once. Please register at: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMqc-2qpjMsE9SYhca7zuPiV-xoMIJ3PxNf. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. All LGBT+ people and allies are welcome. Pop the kettle on and join us for a couple of hours of friendly faces and good conversations.

 

What: Virtual TransTogether

When: Third Saturday of each month

Time: 2:00am - 4:00pm

Location: Zoom (please see the registration information below)

Info: TransTogether is now available as an in person and a virtual group. Join us on the third Saturday of each month for an online social group for trans people. This is a friendly, informal group in a safe and welcoming environment. TransTogether is run by trans people for trans people. There is no cost to attend. You will need to register in advance for this event. This is to protect people's identity and safety. Please register at https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMvde6grTgqHNycj6X-kLgjvZGlZxVUrjsc. You only need to register once. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. All trans people and invited allies are welcome. Join us for a couple of hours of friendly faces and good conversations.

 

What: Fourth Friday Fish and Chips

When: Fourth Friday of each month

Time: 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Location: The Kingfisher, 13 Ely Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6LW

Info: A friendly social for LGBT+ people in Stratford-upon-Avon and anyone else who wants to join us. The Kingfisher is an LGBT+ friendly fish and chip shop in the heart of Stratford. Bring yourself and enough money to pay for your meal. We will have a sign on our table so you know where to go.

JANUARY

What: Warwickshire Pride Fitness Club - Walk around Newbold Comyn

When: Saturday 8th January

Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Location: Newbold Comyn, Newbold Terrace East, Leamington Spa, CV32 4EU (park in the end car park, not in the one opposite the leisure centre)

Info: Walk off the Christmas excess with a stroll around Newbold Comyn country park. Walk through woodland, up and down hills and take in the countryside on this circular route. The whole route is accessible and the walk will be gentle, but do make sure you wear sensible footwear, dress for the weather, and be mindful of your fitness levels. You may want to carry a drink with you too. All people are welcome. Bring your dogs. Bring friends, family or your children. It will be a nice afternoon walk with friendly faces. Please park at the car park at the end of Newbold Terrace East (drive into Newbold Comyn and keep driving until you can't go any further - you should then see the car park). We will meet at the car park. Look for a rainbow flag and ask for Dan.

What: Hooking Up Safely Online

When: Wednesday 26th January

Time: 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Location: Zoom

Info: Join us for an informal discussion on hooking up safely when using apps and websites such as Grindr and Fabguys. This event is only for men (and that includes trans men) and non-binary people who feel it's for them. There will be no judgement of your lifestyle or what you choose to do when hooking up with people. This is all about considering your safety, physically, mentally and sexually. Please register to attend at https://us06web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0vfuivrD0iH9OT7SKkKqcmmwnSzvsGHP8C?fbclid=IwAR3kdAITuXIzNvWZhOXkcYvoqPuHYgTpaH6nBv-AbsVJG5lfpqGrWyZ8XiAYour personal details will only be seen by one person at Warwickshire Pride (Dan, who will be running this session) and not shared with anybody else.

What: Warwickshire Pride Fitness Group - Walk around Newbold Comyn

When: Sunday 30th January

Time: 11:00am - 1:00pm

Location: Newbold Comyn, Newbold Terrace East, Leamington Spa, CV32 4EU (park in the end car park, not the one opposite the leisure centre)

Info: Join us for a gentle stroll around Newbold Comyn in Leamington Spa. Get some exercise and socialise with other LGBT+ people. This is an accessible route around the old golf course, taking in woodland, hills and countryside views. Everyone is welcome. Feel free to bring friends, family and dogs. Please dress for whatever the weather is doing on the day and wear sensible shoes. Please also be mindful of your individual fitness levels and carry a drink if you need to. The meeting point is the end car part at Newbold Comyn. Look for a rainbow flag and ask for Dan.

FEBRUARY

What: LGBT+ History Month - Warwickshire Pride Online 2021 Replay

When: Saturday 12th February

Time: 10:00am - 8:00pm

Location: Streaming on our Facebook, Twitter and Youtube pages.

Info: Last year's Pride festival had to take place online due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. We brought a whole day of performances, entertainments, talks and webinars to you and we're going to replay the whole thing as part of our LGBT+ History Month activities. Connect to our socials, sit back, relax and enjoy.

AUGUST

 

What: Warwickshire Pride 2022

When: Saturday 20th August

Time: 11:00am - 6:00pm

Location: Pump Room Gardens, Leamington Spa, CV32 4AA

Info: The Warwickshire Pride festival returns.... More information coming soon!

What: Warwickshire Pride After Party

When: Saturday 20th August

Time: 8:00pm - Late

Location: Details coming soon

Info: The Warwickshire Pride after party returns... More information coming soon!

 

 

 

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