Call for Library Volunteer(s)!

Call for Library Volunteer(s)!

Library
The UR Pride Centre operates a small resource library. Members in good standing are permitted to sign materials out with staff or volunteers.
The Library Volunteer(s) will assist with the promotion, development, and administration of library services at the UR Pride Centre.

Duties:
The Library Volunteer(s) will:
-monitor the list of materials signed out, and follow up with overdue borrowers
-re-shelve returned books
-review and suggest new items for acquisition
-assist in the review and revision of library services at the UR Pride Centre
-assist in the development of library programming if desired

Successful candidates will:
-commit to at least one hour of volunteer duties every other week
-be reliable
-have good written and oral communication skills
-be able to physically return books to shelves of varying heights

Location of work:
The library, and all duties related to its upkeep, is located in the UR Pride lounge at 225 Riddell Centre. Hours of duties can be flexible.

How to apply:
Drop us a quick email outlining your interest in the position to executive.director@urpride.ca with the heading “Library Volunteer”, and we will be in touch about arranging a meeting to discuss more!

 

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Positive Space Sessions Winter 2016

Dates for Winter 2016!

* Students, Faculty, Staff and Community are welcome to attend!

Please confirm attendance/dates you plan to attend through email: project.coordinator@urpride.ca

Session 1: Intro To Positive Space Network
Jan 15 2016 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Session 2: Intro to Sexuality
Feb 26 2016 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Session 3: Intro To Sex and Gender
March 11 2016 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Session 4: Working in Solidarity with Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities
April 8 2016 1:30 – 2:30 pm

Location: URSU Boardroom (221.2 Riddell Centre, University of Regina)

You need to attend one of the dates from each session to obtain a certificate and attend one of the first session dates to get the magnet. Please email: project.coordinator@urpide.ca to confirm attendance prior to workshop dates. Workshops may be subject to cancellation if no/low registration

Half Day Sessions:

Don’t forget that we also have a half day consolidated session once a month for those that would prefer one longer session to four shorter ones. Our next Half Day session is February 22nd, 11:00 am – 3:30 pm. email project.coordinator@urpride.ca to confirm attendance.

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Upcoming Positive Space Sessions

Dates for Fall 2015!

* Students, Faculty, Staff and Community are welcome to attend!

Please confirm attendance/dates you plan to attend through email: project.coordinator@urpride.ca

Session 1: Intro To Positive Space Network
October 9th: 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Session 2: Intro to Sexuality
November 6th: 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Session 3: Intro To Sex and Gender
November 27th: 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Session 4: Working in Solidarity with Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities
December 11th: 2:30 – 3:30 pm

Location: URSU Boardroom (221.2 Riddell Centre, University of Regina)

You need to attend one of the dates from each session to obtain a certificate and attend one of the first session dates to get the magnet. Please email: project.coordinator@urpide.ca to confirm attendance prior to workshop dates. Workshops may be subject to cancellation if no/low registration

Find the event on Facebook at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1497028097274945/

Don’t forget that we also have a half day consolidated session once a month for those that would prefer one longer session to four shorter ones. Our next Half day session is October 27th, 11:00 am – 3:30 pm. Find the Facebook event at: https://www.facebook.com/events/539649059545364/

 

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September Half-Day Positive Space Session

Our session is currently FULL. If you would like to be placed on the waiting list in the case of cancellations, please email contactus@urpride.ca

We will be hosting another session in October, and will announce the dates by mid-September.

Our next half-day Positive Space Session is scheduled for September 22nd, 11:00 am – 3:30 pm!

This session will include the four core components of our regularly offered PSN sessions: Intro To Positive Space Network, Intro to Sexuality, Intro To Sex/Gender, Working in Solidarity with Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities.
Location: URSU Boardroom (Upstairs Riddell 221.2)
Time: 11:00 am – 3:30 pm

All are welcome to attend! These sessions are ideal for individuals working away from the University of Regina campus who would like to gain greater awareness and learn supportive tools about Gender and Sexually Diverse people and communities!

Workshop attendance is FREE! Space is limited, so register today!

Confirm your spot by emailing contactus@urpride.ca

 

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Summer Positive Space Network Sessions

There will be two spring/summer all day PSN certification sessions offered June 9th and again on July 8th. Each day will include the four core components of our regularly offered PSN sessions: Intro To Positive Space Network, Intro to Sexuality, Intro To Sex/Gender, Working in Solidarity with Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities
Location: URSU Boardroom (Upstairs Riddell 221.2)
Time: 10:00 am to 2:30 pm

All are welcome to attend! These sessions are ideal for individuals working away from the University of Regina campus who would like to gain greater awareness and learn supportive tools about Gender and Sexually Diverse people and communities!

Workshop attendance is FREE!


Please email: project.coordinator@urpride.ca to confirm attendance prior to workshop dates. 

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Summer Office Hours

Hi Folks!

Our office, located in Riddell Centre room 225, is now observing spring/summer reduced hours of operation. We will be open 11 am – 2 pm Monday to Friday, or by appointment outside of those hours.
We are excited to host the remainder of our working hours from a variety of different locations, so if you would like to be in touch, just send a message to contactus@urpride.ca.

<3
The UR Pride Team

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Positive Space Network Schedule for Winter 2015

Dates for Winter 2015!

* Students, Faculty, Staff and Community are welcome to attend!

Please confirm attendance/dates you plan to attend through email: project.coordinator@urpride.ca

Session 1: Intro To Positive Space Network
Feb 2nd: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Feb 5th: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Session 2: Intro to Sexuality
Feb 9th: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Feb 12th: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Session 3: Intro To Sex and Gender
March 2nd: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
March 5th: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Session 4: Working in Solidarity with Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities
March 16th: 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
March 19th: 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Location: URSU Boardroom

You need to attend one of the dates from each session to obtain a certificate and attend one of the first session dates to get the magnet. Please email: project.coordinator@urpide.ca to confirm attendance prior to workshop dates. Workshops may be subject to cancellation if no/low registration.

 

For more information, about sessions, please check out our brief workshop descriptions HERE or email project.coordinator@urpride.ca.

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January Youth Group Schedule IMPORTANT INFO

Hey Everyone!

We have re-scheduled our Queer Youth Group nights from Wednesday to Thursday evenings! Please let everyone know of the change!

Upcoming schedule: January is craft month! Come on down and make something!
January 8th, 7-9PM, UR Pride Lounge – worry stones
January 15th, 7-9PM, UR Pride Lounge – friendship bracelets
January 22nd, 7-9PM, UR Pride Lounge – magazine vases
January 29th, 7-9PM, UR Pride Lounge – Sharpie mugs

Queer Youth Group is a safer space for queer, trans*, questioning, and allied youth between the ages of 14 and 24.

Group is held every Thursday night, 7pm-9pm in the UR Pride Centre (Riddell Centre Rm 225) located at the University of Regina.
Find more info here, or by emailing contactus@urpride.ca

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PSN Workshop Dates – Fall 2014

PSN Workshop Dates

Dates for Fall 2014

* Students, Faculty, Staff and Community are welcome to attend!

Please confirm attendance/dates you plan to attend through email: project.coordinator@urpride.ca

Session 1 (Intro To Positive Space):
October 20th- 11:30-12:30
October 23rd- 1:30-2:30

Session 2 (Intro to Sexuality):
November 3rd- 11:30- 12:30
November 6th- 1:30-2:30

Session 3 (Intro To Gender):
November 17th- 11:30-12:30
November 20th-1:30-2:30

Session 4 (Working in Solidarity With Gender and Sexually Diverse Communities) :
December 1st- 11:30-12:30
December 4th-1:30- 2:30

Location: (All Sessions) URSU Boardroom

You need to attend one of the dates from each session to obtain a certificate and attend one of the first session dates to get the magnet.

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No Business Like Button Business – Tuesday, Sept. 16th!

Wear your heart on your sleeve, or maybe just a really cool button from the UR Pride Centre. Volunteers are currently needed to help create interesting and thought provoking buttons. If you have a talent for button making, a slogan that needs to be heard, or a desire to become a button making master, come down to the UR Pride Lounge every third Tuesday of the month for some serious button business.

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