Monday, January 21, 2019

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group is on tonight (Jan 21st). We're going to be doing some crafts/get to know me games. We'll see you tonight :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Monday, January 14, 2019

Hi everyone!


Group is on tonight January 14th . Hope to see you all tonight!

Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group is on tonight (Jan 14th). We're going to be meeting at a bowling ally for some five pin! Contact the number below for more details and we'll see you tonight :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Monday, January 7, 2019

GEN OUT Tri Cities:

Hi everyone,

 
there will be no group tonight January 7th. We will be back on next week, January 14th. Hope everyone has a great week :)

 

Friday, December 28, 2018

GEN OUT Tri Cities:

Hi everyone,

I hope everyone had a good holiday and is enjoying their winter break. Just an update that there is no group on Dec 31 2018. 


Monday, December 17, 2018

GEN OUT Tri Cities:

Hi everyone,

Happy December! 
Group is on tonight for December 17th.   We will be making Gingerbread houses:)
Hope to see you all tonight!
 


Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Monday, December 3, 2018

GEN OUT Tri Cities:

Hi everyone,

Happy December! 
Group is on tonight for December 3rd. 
Hope to see you all tonight!
 


Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

NEW LGBTQ Lending Library at PLEA Ridge Meadows Office

We are thrilled to announce the start of our LGBTQ lending library at our Ridge Meadows Group.


We will offer a range of fiction and non-fiction, children's books, graphic novels and novels. Our hope is to engage all kinds of readers and see the amazing LGBTQ media that is out there.

To start with we have:

Fiction Novels:
More Happy Than Not by Adam Silvera
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz
Simon Vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
Autoboyography by Christina Lauren
Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green & David Levithan
The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
Two Boys Kissing by David Levithan
Leah on the Offbeat by Becki Albertalli
I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
The Best Man by Richard Peck

Graphic Novels:
First Year Out: A Transition Story by Sabrina Symington

Reference and Memoir:
Victory: The Triumphant Gay Revolution by Linda Hirshman
The Full Spectrum: A New Generation of Writing about LGBTQ and Other Identities by David Levithan and Billy Merrel
Boy Erased: A Memoir of Identity, Faith and Family by Gerrard Conley
Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out by Susan Kuklin
Sex Plus: Learning, Loving and Enjoying Your Body by Laci Green

Children's Books
Red: A Crayon's Story by Michael Hall
GayBC's: A Queer Alphabet by Rae Congdon
A Day in the Life of Marlin Bundo by Marlin Bundo and Jill Twiss
Heather Has Two Mommies by Leslea Newman
Who Are You? A Kid's Guide to Gender Identity by Brook Pessin-Whedbee

Please let us know of any amazing LGBTQ books we are missing and we will do our best to add them to the library.

If you would like more information on any of these books, or on our group, please contact us at 236-889-2885 or genoutrm@plea.bc.ca

Monday, November 26, 2018

Hi everyone!


Group is on tonight Nov 26th. Hope to see you all tonight!



 
Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Monday, November 19, 2018

Hi everyone!


Group is on tonight Nov 19th. Hope to see you all tonight!


 
 
Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
We're back on tonight (Nov 19th). We're going to be heading for bubble tea so bring you're sweet tooth and we'll see you tonight :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Monday, November 5, 2018

GEN OUT TRI CITIES 

Hey everyone!
  Hope everyone had a great weekend! Group is on tonight (Nov 5th)! Hope to see everyone there :)

Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group is on tonight (Nov 5th). We're going to be having a roundtable discussion on improving LGBTQ health care and a music session. See you there :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Monday, October 29, 2018

Hi everyone!


Group is on tonight Oct 29th. Hope to see you all tonight!

 
 
Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group is on tonight (Oct 29th). We're going to be getting in to the halloween spirit and carving pumpkins. See you there :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Monday, October 22, 2018

Hi everyone!


Group is on tonight Oct 22nd. Hope to see you all tonight!
 
 
Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group is on tonight (Oct 22nd). We're going to be listening to music and making various crafts. See you there :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Another new group!

A group where queer and trans people can swap, donate, sell and buy clothing and other items in a safe space. We host swap meets, exchange style advice, give useful tips and connect our local LGBTQIA2+ community.

This group is not meant for allies, but underage swappers can be accompanied by parents/guardians. Please bring your gently used, clean clothing or anything handmade that you want to sell. 

Join the Facebook group for more information and the address (https://www.facebook.com/groups/315692708985516) or email: coldlondont@hotmail.com




A new support group! 

This group is called Trans Medical Support Group to discuss all things medical i.e. hormones, surgeries, pre- and post- supports etc. The group through Qmunity. 

The only restriction is you must be 18+ years old. The group hope to welcome a diversity of identities interested in discussing complexities around accessing gender related care. They hope to facilitate a space where folks can find emotional support from peers and share insight with one another. 

Meetings will take place at Qmunity's accessible office, located at 610-1033 Davie Street, Thur October 18th and Thur November 15th, at 6:30pm.

Monday, October 15, 2018

Hi everyone!




Group is on tonight Oct 15th. Hope to see you all tonight!
 
 
Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group is on tonight (Oct 15th). We're having a movie night and will be watching the Greatest Showman. See you there :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Monday, October 1, 2018

Gen Out Tri-Cities:

Hey everyone!

Group is on tonight! (October 1st)

See everyone there!

Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group is on (Oct 1st). We'll be making homemade magnets/buttons. So bring a design in mind and we'll see you tonight :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Monday, September 24, 2018

Hi everyone!



Group is on tonight Sept 24th. We will be meeting in room A1130. 
Hope to see you all tonight!
 
 
Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group is on (Sept 24th). We'll doing a coffee shop hangout so come and join us for some delicious drinks. See you tonight :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Friday, September 21, 2018

Youth Wellness Centre

Hi, Everyone!
If you are looking for the Youth Wellness Centre in Maple Ridge it is no longer in the Greg Moore Youth Centre. It has now moved to 22932 Lougheed Highway in the Care Clinic located besides the Frogstone Grill. The services and hours of the Youth Wellness Center remains the same. If you have any questions contact their general voicemail at 604-467-6911 ext. 1133

PROUD2BE Conference

See above for information about the 5th annual PROUD2BE Conference

Monday, September 17, 2018

Hi everyone!


Group is on tonight Sept 17th. We will be meeting in room A1130. 
Hope to see you all tonight!
 
 
Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group is on tonight (Sept 17th). We'll be starting earlier than usual, at 5:30pm, to accomodate for the run time of the movie we are watching, which is Black Panther. See you there! :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Monday, September 10, 2018

Hi everyone!

Group is on tonight Sept 10th. We will be meeting in room A1130. 
Hope to see you all tonight!
 
 
Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group is back on tonight (Sept 10). We'll finishing previous art projects and doing henna tattoos. See you there :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Monday, August 27, 2018

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group is on tonight (Aug 27th). We'll be going for bubble tea and making tie-dye shirts, so bring an empty stomach and creativity! See you tonight :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information
Hi everyone!
Group is on tonight Aug 27th. Hope to see you all tonight :)

Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (
604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Monday, August 20, 2018


Gen Out Tri cities:

Hi everyone!

Group is in tonight Aug 20th! BUT we are not meeting at our usual location, we are going bowling with the Maple Ridge group tonight!! We are meeting a Poco Bowl in Port Coquitlam! If you have any questions or need directions you can call me at 604-366-4190

Hope to see you all tonight :)

Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (
604-366-4190) to leave a voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hey all!

Tonight we are BOWLING with the Tri Cities group from 6-8! Shoot me a text or call me for  location and if you need a ride. 236-889-2885

-Liz

Monday, August 13, 2018

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group in on tonight (Aug 13th). We'll be having a video games night so get ready for some Mario Cart/Smash Bros duels!

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information
Gen Out Tri cities:
 
Hi everyone!

We're back on tonight (Aug 13th)!

Hope to see you all tonight :) 

Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604- 653-5695) to leave a Voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Monday, August 6, 2018

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hey all,

No group tonight for the BC Day weekend! We'll be back in action next week!
Gen Out Tri cities:
 
Hi everyone!

Just a reminder there is no group tonight (Aug 6th)

Hope everyone had a great weekend, esee you all next week :) 

Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604- 653-5695) to leave a Voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Friday, August 3, 2018

40th Annual Pride Parade

When:Sunday August 5, 2018 - 12-3pm
A celebration. A protest. A party. A place to take up space. An opportunity to don our finest and shiniest. A chance to recognize how far we have come and reflect on where we need to go from here. Ask ten different people and you will receive ten different answers on what the Pride Parade means to them.
Whatever your reason, we invite you and yours to the 2018 Vancouver Pride Parade. We can't wait to see you there!

for more information you can visit:
http://www.vancouverpride.ca/calendar////1383470
 

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Hi everyone,

hope you're all enjoying the sunshine!

Here is an event coming up next week, if you are interested in attending!

LGBTQ2+ Round table with Randy Boissonnault, Special Advisor to the Prime Minister on LGBTQ2 Issues

MP Ron McKinnon would like to extend an open invitation to you and your network to meet with MP McKinnon and Mr. Boissonnault, MP for Edmonton Centre and Special Advisor to the Prime Minister of LGBTQ2 issues. 

Randy and Ron are there to listen, learn, and share your feedback with the Prime Minister about LGBTQ2 issues in the Tri-Cities.

When: Wednesday August 8th 2018, 10am - 11am
Where: Evergreen Cultural Centre
           1205 Pinetree Way
           Coquitlam B.C. V3B 7YC

Attending is free of cost and no RSVP is necessary. If you would like to attend,  but do no want to go on your own please contact me at (604) 653-5695 or aatwal@plea.bc.ca

    



 

     














Monday, July 30, 2018

Gen Out Tri cities:
 
Hi everyone!
Group is on tonight (July 30th!)

See you all there :)


Gen Out Meeting time: Monday 6PM-8PM Please feel free to call me (604- 653-5695) to leave a Voice-mail and I would be more than happy to contact you and give you more information (details and location)!

Gen Out Ridge Meadows

Hi, Everyone!
Group in on tonight (July 30th). We'll be getting ready Vancouver Pride. See you tonight :)

Meeting Times: Mondays, 6-8pm. Call or text  236-889-2885 for more information

Sunday, July 29, 2018

Pride in the Park


Hi, Everyone!
A reminder that our Pride Picnic Party in the Park is taking place today.
Hope to see you there :)