Community Event

Lexington PRIDE 2021 Activities and Events (June)

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What Pride Means To Me

Ongoing (photos/videos due by 3pm June 9, 2021)

Upload photo/video at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeuu3eS6sUqGCNyTrgl35uvePGEqBnVFf47q97P7BNrau1Vmg/viewform?fbclid=IwAR0cCN-l2f4p9cGr-3bYSJugusvYepq-GU3Un7aHCqjoxEtcGkkcEOlAGio

We invite local students, alumni, educators, and caregivers to upload a photo or video that expresses what Pride means to you. Deadline is 3pm on June 9. We will edit submissions into a video that we share at https://www.lexpridema.org/pride-2021 and elsewhere. Submitting a photo or video gives us permission to do so. Sponsored by SHAC LGBTQIA+, LexPride, and Lexington Human Rights Committee.

Take & Make Pride Craft

Monday, June 7, 2021 (and forward while supplies last)

Library hours

Cary Memorial Library

Visit the library to receive a Take & Make Pride Craft kit to celebrate Pride month — fun for the family! Sponsored by Cary Library and LexPride. Cosponsored by Lexington Human Rights Committee. Also, visit https://www.lexpridema.org/pride-2021 to find a link to Pride coloring pages to download (with our thanks to Lexington Human Services).

Coming Out Across the Generations

Thursday, June 10, 2021

5:00-6:30pm

Register at https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_BdyNtGybQwOScKjRp_x_qg

People’s experiences with coming out vary greatly by moment in history, geographic region, identities, and more. See a diverse panel of LGBTQ+ folks share their stories, then ask questions about what it’s like for people of all ages to live their authentic lives.Sponsored by Lexington Human Services and LexPride. Cosponsored by the SHAC LGBTQIA+ Subcommittee and Lexington Human Rights Committee.

 

Cary Library Pride Story Time

Friday, June 11, 2021

2:00-2:30pm

Cary Library

Register at https://www.carylibrary.org/calendar/program-calendar

Join us as we celebrate Pride with some stories that celebrate LGBTQIA+ children and their families. Sponsored by Cary Library. Cosponsored by LexPride and Lexington Human Rights Committee.

 

Pride Art Show for Families

Saturday, June 12, 2021

1:30-2:30pm

Starlight Square, Cambridge (COVID-era outdoor venue)

Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cambridge-lgbtq-pride-celebration-tickets-153830345705

This family fun event features Bren Bataclan, a local (and internationally renown) artist. His workshops with kids are celebrated for being able to inspire kids to both art and social conscience. Sponsored by LexPride, Lexington Human Rights Committee, Cambridge LGBTQ+ Commission, and others.

Pride Concert

Saturday, June 12, 2021

3:30-4:30pm

Starlight Square, Cambridge (COVID-era outdoor venue)

Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cambridge-lgbtq-pride-celebration-tickets-153830345705

This family fun event features Taína Asili and Evan Greer, two favorite LGBTQ+ bands who will sing their hearts out for Pride month. Sponsored by LexPride, Lexington Human Rights Committee, Cambridge LGBTQ+ Commission, and others.

 

Lexington Pride Car Parade

Sunday, June 13, 2021

2:30-3:30pm

Starts at 201 Bedford Street (DPW parking lot)

Decorate your car and yourself, and join us in a festive car parade to safely celebrate Pride! Sponsored by LexPride, cosponsored by Lexington Human Rights Committee. Visit https://www.lexpridema.org/pride-2021 for more information.

 

Lexington Pride Lawn Signs

Order signs & reserve pick-up times: Pride Yard Signs

$10 per sign or pay what you can. Pay at pick-up – cash or checks made out to LexPride, Inc. 

Thanks to Pratik Mamtora who custom designed the sign for LexPride. 

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