2017 Workshops

All workshops are free and All Ages.

Click on a workshop below to read more about it and to register. All workshops are free, but registration is required.

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Sunday November 19, 2017

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Legion Main Floor
Announcements and Land Recognition with Chantal Chagnon

Chantal is a Cree/Métis woman living in Calgary, with roots in Muskeg Lake Cree Nation, Saskatchewan. She is an activist, artisan, and performer with a strong presence throughout the city. Join us for a smudging and welcome song with Chantal.

Do It Yourself: Feminist Grassroots Organizing
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Grassroots organizing and social movements are vital for making change, accomplishing projects, and shifting political landscapes. Are you a part of a grassroots group or do you have an idea for a project, event, or campaign but need help getting organized from the bottom up? In this interactive group discussion, you will have the opportunity to learn from fellow feminist activists; bring your ideas and questions, learn from their experiences, and discuss potential challenges and opportunities for collaboration. Don’t have an idea? Bring your valuable input and unique experience to add to the discussions! Guest facilitators will include: the Canada Period Project, Emily Leedham, Olivia Golosky, Kate Jacobson, Selina Renfrow, and Romy Garrido.

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Finding Your Voice: Music Panel featuring Femme Wave headliner Sammus
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

In this panel, you’ll have the opportunity to hear from Femme Wave headliner, Sammus! We will look at what it means to find your way through the music scene while celebrating diversity and staying true to your own voice. Stay tuned for panelist announcements!

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Legion Upstairs North
Car Maintenance with CJ
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Come learn basic car maintenance skills to learn what’s under your hood, how to keep yourself safe on the road, and how to fix things yourself. This workshop will include hands on training and tips.
FREE & Supplies Provided

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Everlasting Vocals with Ambur Bosi
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Gain an introduction to vocals, starting with a series of breathing exercises and demonstrations, leading into a handful of vocal warm-ups that will ignite all the registers and vowel placements. These can be routines they carry however long they wish to stay crisp! Everyone will walk away knowing how important it is to stretch those tiny delicate muscles and also little regiments to take back home as well. Not only is it about warm ups but it's about your general health as well!

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DIY Zine Workshop with Krow Potter and the Calgary School of Informal Education
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

After checking out our Zine Fair, come learn the basics of designing and creating your own zine with Krow Potter. Presented with the Calgary School of Informal Education.
FREE & Supplies Provided

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Legion Upstairs South
The Moon with Ariel Learoyd
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Learn meaning, symbol and archetype behind this most familiar astral body. This workshop will track the travels of Luna as she shapeshifts her way through her cycle. What can we learn about these cycles to help us sync our life experience to a more natural flow? We will visit the Moon through the astrological signs and in relation to the other luminary in the chart – the Sun. Bring your Moon or the Moon in your chart related questions, or come find out if you don’t already know!

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Bystander Intervention Training with Calgary Sexual Health
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This workshop provides participants with a deeper understanding of the roots of homophobic and sexual bullying and harassment. We explore strategies to address bullying, prevent harassment, and highlight the roles of bystanders. Participants leave prepared and confident to address this issue in a way that empowers the person experiencing harassment, while providing teachable moments to those engaging in it.

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