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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 Afternoon - Rugby - RETURNING FACE TO FACE IN THE AUTUMN

When: Second Saturday of each month

Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

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 at the bar. The social takes place in the dining area and there will be a sign on the table so you know where to go. Alternatively, you can ask at the bar.


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.



SEPTEMBER


What: LGBT+ Coffee Morning - Shipston

When: Sunday 12th September

Time: 10:00am - 12:00pm

Location: The Lazy Pug, Church Street, Shipston-on-Stour, CV36 4AS

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 or something to eat at the venue. There will be a sign and/or a rainbow flag on our table, so you know where to go. All LGBT+ people and allies are welcome.




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