First meeting of the new school year! –> Calgary GSA Network Roundtable Meeting

The Calgary (and area) GSA Network invites Students and Education Staff to attend the first meeting of the new school year! Calgary Gay-Straight Alliance RoundtableGetting Going and Setting Goals! Tuesday, September 24th, 20136:00pm – 8:00pmHillhurst-Sunnyside Community Association Community Centre1320 – 5 Avenue NW, Calgary(Free parking and just a few minutes walk from the Sunnyside C-Train station) Bring out your GSA, friends and teachers!FREE food and drinks will be provided! Purpose of the meeting:  Please share this poster! ► Network and … Continued

Calgary GSA Network: Summer Break from Roundtable Meetings

With the end of the school year, the Calgary Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) Network will be taking a break from Roundtable Meetings over the summer. Finding Support Over the SummerOur last meeting before the summer break had been scheduled for June 20th, but given the extreme flooding emergencies in Calgary and area we decided to cancel the meeting. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience! This meeting was going to be our “Summer Send-Off” meeting, with information and resources for finding … Continued

Calgary GSA Network: Celebrating 1 Year of Creating Safe Spaces for LGBTQ Youth

At the upcoming meeting on March 21, the Calgary Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) Network will be celebrating its 1 year anniversary. In today’s blog, we welcome Nick Moore – our Sexual and Gender Minority Youth Education Coordinator – to reflect on the past year of the Calgary GSA Network.     How did the Calgary GSA Network get started?   The beginnings of the GSA network really began more than a year ago. While teaching comprehensive sexual health education programming … Continued

Calgary Gay Straight Alliance Roundtable: What’s this all about?

What are the Calgary GSA Roundtable meetings all about? Meetings are held once a month (during the school year) for students, teachers, staff, and administrators to meet, network, and share strategies in support of sexual and gender minority (LGBTQA) youth attending schools in Calgary and surrounding communities. The purpose of these monthly Roundtable Meetings is to provide resources, supports and connections to schools in order to assist GSA’s in creating safe, inclusive, and equitable school environments for sexual and gender … Continued

The next Calgary Gay-Straight Alliance Roundtable is Jan 31

Calgary and Area Students and Teachers!  Please join us for the Calgary Gay Straight Alliance Roundtable.  This meeting is for students and teachers/staff who have a GSA or who are interested in starting one. Thursday, January 31, 20136:00pm – 8:00 pmHillhurst-Sunnyside Community Association Community Centre (Free parking and just a few minutes walk from the Sunnyside C-Train station)  RSVP to: Call Nick Moore at 403. 283. 5580 ext. 308 or email  Free Pizza and Pop will be provided! Purpose of the meeting: Building-up and developing … Continued

Calgary Gay-Straight Alliance BBQ

Join us at this pre-Pride social event!Presented by the Calgary Gay-Straight Alliance Roundtable.This social community meeting is for students, teachers, education staff, community members and their families who care about supporting LGBTQ youth in our school communities!Free burgers, hot dogs and drinks will be provided.Please bring lawn chairs, sun screen, and a positive attitude! Wednesday, August 29th 2012 6:00 to 9:00 pm Riley Park 10th Street and 5th Ave, just a few minutes walk from the Sunnyside C-Train station RSVP to: Lee … Continued