Cybersecurity Workshop | For All Indoor Sex Workers

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18, 2018 | 5PM – 7PM | FREE EVENT

In today’s world of FOSTA and SESTA, it’s important to be safe when engaging in your work. Indoor sex workers, join PACE and two tech experts, one with lived experience, for a workshop on how to keep your personal and professional web presence separate, how to transfer cash safely, how to communicate safely, and many other topics of interest. PACE Society is located at 148 W. Hastings St. in Vancouver. Contact Kit at kit@pace-society.org for more information and to RSVP.

 

Medicine Pouch Making Workshop | For All Sex Workers

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18, 2018 | 1PM – 3PM (LUNCH PROVIDED AT 12PM – NOON) | FREE EVENT

Join Matthew Provost for a medicine bag making workshop! In addition to making your own medicine bag, you will learn the teachings of the medicines and why people use medicine bags. A handout out sheet to refer back to is included. The workshop is preceded by lunch, which will be served at noon. Limited spots are available, so register soon! Contact Candace at 604-657-5662, or email transitionsafd@gmail.com to register. The workshop will be held at Aboriginal Front Door Society, located at 384 Main Street in Vancouver.

Accessibility 101 Workshop | For All Indoor Sex Workers

THURSDAY, JUNE 7, 2018 | 5PM – 7PM | FREE EVENT

If you are an indoor sex worker, join PACE for a workshop to learn how to make spaces and events more accessible for folks with disabilities. The workshop will be facilitated by Quin Eli, an interdisciplinary performing artist and workshop facilitator. PACE Society is located at 148 W. Hastings St. in Vancouver. Contact Kit at kit@pace-society.org for more information and to RSVP.

Roundtable on SESTA/FOSTA | For Male-identified Sex Workers

WEDNESDAY, MAY 30, 2018 | 6PM – 8PM | FREE EVENT

The HUSTLE and Transitions programs at Health Initiative for Men (HIM) are hosting a Roundtable to discuss the impact of website shutdowns Backpage, Craigslist Personals, and other web platforms on male sex workers. How have you been impacted? Join the conversation! Please register at https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/sesta-what-nowwhats-next-tickets-45877583086. Check out the Facebook invite or contact billy@checkhimout.ca or transitions@checkhimout.ca for more information.

Boxing Camp | For All Indoor Sex Workers

STARTING WEDNESDAY, MAY 16, 2018 | 7PM – 8PM | FREE EVENT

PACE Society is excited to invite you and yours to a FREE weekly boxing class hosted in conjunction with Queer Box Camp. Starting Wednesday, May 16, from 7-8 pm, this boxing class will focus on technique, strength building, capacity and speed, as well as on building confidence. The class will run every Wednesday and will be held at Queer Box Camp; a fully accessible venue at 2902 East 2nd Street in Vancouver.

Drum Making Workshop | For All Sex Workers

FREE EVENT | LUNCH PROVIDED AT 12PM (NOON)

Wednesday: May 23, 2018, 1PM – 4PM & May 29, 1PM – 3PM

Join Elder Dave Mckeown for a two-day drum making workshop! On the first day of the workshop, you will be making your own drum; on the second day of the workshop, you will be making the drum sticks. The workshop will be preceded by lunch, which will be served at noon. Limited spots are available, so register soon! Contact Candace at 604-657-5662, or email transitionsafd@gmail.com to register. Workshops will be held at Aboriginal Front Door Society, located at 384 Main Street in Vancouver.