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Several Pride events at Urbana Park District this weekend

September 21, 2021 10:15 AM

There will be several Pride events at Urbana Park District this weekend.

On Saturday, September 25, Uniting Pride is offering educational workshops at the Phillips Recreation Center. The workshops are free and open to the public.

  • 10 – 11 a.m., Advocacy 100 with Equality Illinois and Mike Ziri
  • 11 a.m. – Noon, Culturally Competent Healthcare with Len Meyer and Clarion Mendes
  • 1:30 – 2:30 p.m., History Harvest: Documenting our Local LGBTQ History with Jerry Carden

Space is limited to 100 people. The park district requires all attendees to wear a mask.

Uniting Pride requires proof of vaccination for everyone entering the workshop space.

On Sunday, September 26, Urbana Park District will be having a free Pride Nature Hike from 1 – 2:30 p.m., at Anita Purves Nature Center.  A guide will lead the group through Busey Woods. Everyone is welcome, but space is limited.

Call Anita Purves Nature Center at (217) 384-4062 to reserve a space.

Urbana Park District welcomes all to our parks, events, and programs. Our slogan is our mission – You Belong Here!


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