We, Friends of Sherbrook Pool and Spence Neighbourhood Association, would like to invite you to join us for our first ever Trans, Non-Binary, Two-Spirit Swim Night on March 9, 2019!
TRANS, NON-BINARY, TWO-SPIRIT SWIM NIGHT
Saturday March 9, 2019 | 8-10PM
Kinmen Sherbrook Pool — 381 Sherbrook St.
Accessible venue & pool
Gender-free washrooms and change rooms
Our one-time, private, free, family-friendly, all-ages event Trans, Non-Binary, Two-Spirit Swim Night aims to reduce barriers for gender creative, gender independent, genderfluid, genderqueer, trans, two-spirit, intersex, agender, non-binary and all fabulous gender-fluid individuals seeking safer change spaces and public swimming facilities.
TRANS + NON-BINARY + TWO-SPIRIT SWIM EVENT AGREEMENTS
Our one-time, private, free, family-friendly, all-ages event Trans, Non-Binary, Two-Spirit Swim Night aims to create an affirming, inclusive, and safer space for gender creative, gender independent, genderfluid, genderqueer, trans, two-spirit, intersex, agender, non-binary and all fabulous gender-fluid individuals wanting to get their swim on.
We value anti-oppression, consent, decolonization and reconciliation, fat-positivity, and harm-reduction. We ask that you value these too. You can do this by practicing the following agreements while attending our event:
+ Be accountable for your actions, behaviours, and words
+ Believe survivors
+ Be non-violent
+ Do not make assumptions, ask questions about, or police people's bodies, boundaries, capacities, experiences, feelings, mobility aids and/or devices, names, and/or pronouns
+ Ensure everyone’s right to confidentiality, dignity, and privacy and remain intact
+ Hair, scars, cellulite, and markings are welcome
+ Have fun!
+ Respect all bodies, boundaries, capacities, experiences, feelings, identities, mobility aids and/or devices, names, pronouns, and spaces
CITY OF WINNIPEG SWIMMING POOL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS & SAFETY GUIDELINES:
CITY OF WINNIPEG KINSMEN SHERBROOK POOL INFORMATION:
*Coming Soon FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)*
Rune, Spence Neighbourhood Association: 204-783-5000 Ext. 106 / [email protected]
Bryce, Friends of Sherbrook Pool: 204-202-3137 / [email protected]
The Spence Neighbourhood Association (SNA), a non-profit organization, works with the people of Spence to revitalize and renew their community in the areas of Holistic Housing, Community Connecting, Community Economic Development, Environment and Open Spaces, and Youth & Families. https://spenceneighbourhood.org/
The Friends of Sherbrook Pool (FOSP) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation, marketing and improvement of Kinsmen Sherbrook Pool as an inner-city community facility serving aquatic, recreational, educational, social and fitness needs of City of Winnipeg residents. http://friendsofsherbrookpool.org/