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♥ WEB: https://www.SpectrumQueerMedia.com

Spectrum Queer Media (https://www.SpectrumQueerMedia.com) invites you to join our LGBTQIA + Ally family as we gather weekly to share our FOOD for the SOUL. Laughter, Loving Connection + Brilliance are all reasons why over 1400 people have joined our Facebook Group + participate face-to-face. Every Tuesday 6:30pm-8:30pm You are invited to Pass the Mic Tuesdays (OAKLAND's QUEER + TRANS OPEN MIC) with Hosts Kin Folkz + Blackberri! @ 3411 Lakeshore Ave. Oakland CA

♥ JOIN OUR FB GROUP PAGE: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1423338401239034/

OAKLAND's QUEER + TRANS OPEN MIC presented by Spectrum Queer Media (https://www.SpectrumQueerMedia.com) for the LGBTQIA and Authentic Ally Community. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual/Pansexual, Queer, Intersexed and Authentic Allies are welcome! Art, Music, Dance, Song, Film, Storytelling, Comedy and more are welcome. This is a Spectrum Sanctuary Zone. Homo.bi.transphobic material will be addressed immediately.

ACCESSIBILITY NOTES:
THIS IS AN ADA-ACCESSIBLE SPACE with AN ADA ALL-GENDER BATHROOM. THIS IS A SCENT-REDUCED SPACE - we make every attempt to be chemical-free and ask that everyone make a sincere effort with us so that more of our community members can healthfully join us.
More information on being scent/fragrance-free:
https://eastbaymeditation.org/resources/fragrance-free-at-ebmc/ (https://eastbaymeditation.org/resources/fragrance-free-at-ebmc/?fbclid=IwAR2Czf0qnqFUhiSyycJ0QXTDnXsGoJtYFCAmzirsmqf-cI7rem1sj0AtbMQ)
- There is not an ASL interpreter

WE TRY TO LIVESTREAM as much of this healing share circle (open mic) as possible (with the expressed permission per each sharer) to allow folks who cannot join us in person - the opportunity to access us online.

Upcoming events (5)

NEW PERMANENT LOCATION ---> 3411 LAKESHORE ---> OAKLAND's QUEER + TRANS OPEN MIC

SPECTRUM QUEER MEDIA presents OAKLAND's QUEER + TRANS OPEN MIC • A LGBTQIA Healing Arts Circle You are invited to: Pass the Mic TUESDAYS 6:30pm-8:30pm at EAST BAY HEALING ARTS SPACE • 3411 Lakeshore Ave • Oakland CA ♥ Hosts G.B. + Jesus U. Bettawork Bring your thoughts, words, short films, music and more - signups begin at 6:30pm - sharing begins at 7pm. Feel free to bring food to this sober space. We will have pizza - first come, first served. 6:30pm - DOORS + SIGN UPS OPEN 7:00pm - BREATHING + VOCAL + SHARES BEGIN 8:30pm - TRIBE PHOTO + WRAPUP FREE + by DONATION (suggested $5): We happily accept (but do not require) donations to help pay for costs. JOIN OUR FB group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1423338401239034/ DONATE via VENMO: www.venmo.com/kinfolkz (http://www.venmo.com/KinFolkz) SPECTRUM QUEER MEDIA WEBSITE: http://www.SpectrumQueerMedia.com/ (http://www.spectrumqueermedia.com/) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ TRANSPORTATION: Less than 10 mins from BART: Lake Merritt BART (take BUS 29) and 19th Street BART (take the NL Bus) Car sharing is available. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ MORE DETAILS: Founded in 2013 the Oakland Queer + Trans Open Mic is a weekly sober, scent/smoke-free, safe event for transformative collective self-care that welcomes the LGBTQIA2S + Authentic Ally commUNITY ACCESSIBILITY NOTES: THIS IS AN ADA-ACCESSIBLE SPACE with ALL-GENDER BATHROOMS. THIS IS A SCENT-REDUCED SPACE - we make every attempt to be chemical-free and ask that everyone make a sincere effort with us so that more of our community members can healthfully join us. There is not an ASL interpreter. More info: https://eastbaymeditation.org/resources/fragrance-free-at-ebmc/ WE TRY TO LIVESTREAM as much of this healing share circle (open mic) as possible (with the expressed permission per each sharer) to allow folks who cannot join us in person - the opportunity to access us online. Current + Past CoHosts include: GB Blackmon, Jesús Chuy Fuentes U Betta Werk, Annias Bernstine, Nann Rae Tsehay, Nekeia Rideout, Sais Beraka aka Mellea Hill, Lyons Leo, Kin Folkz, Blackberri Singer, Roman Rimer, Cemora Valentino-Devine, Dana Morrigan, Caleb Zachary Matthews, Nina G, Jair TheLiterary M, Sampson McCormick, Nye King - Truth Flowz, Mustafa Sullivan. PRESENTED \ SPONSORED BY: Spectrum Queer Media, sQm Community

NEW PERMANENT LOCATION ---> 3411 LAKESHORE ---> OAKLAND's QUEER + TRANS OPEN MIC

SPECTRUM QUEER MEDIA presents OAKLAND's QUEER + TRANS OPEN MIC • A LGBTQIA Healing Arts Circle You are invited to: Pass the Mic TUESDAYS 6:30pm-8:30pm at EAST BAY HEALING ARTS SPACE • 3411 Lakeshore Ave • Oakland CA ♥ Hosts G.B. + Jesus U. Bettawork Bring your thoughts, words, short films, music and more - signups begin at 6:30pm - sharing begins at 7pm. Feel free to bring food to this sober space. We will have pizza - first come, first served. 6:30pm - DOORS + SIGN UPS OPEN 7:00pm - BREATHING + VOCAL + SHARES BEGIN 8:30pm - TRIBE PHOTO + WRAPUP FREE + by DONATION (suggested $5): We happily accept (but do not require) donations to help pay for costs. JOIN OUR FB group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1423338401239034/ DONATE via VENMO: www.venmo.com/kinfolkz (http://www.venmo.com/KinFolkz) SPECTRUM QUEER MEDIA WEBSITE: http://www.SpectrumQueerMedia.com/ (http://www.spectrumqueermedia.com/) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ TRANSPORTATION: Less than 10 mins from BART: Lake Merritt BART (take BUS 29) and 19th Street BART (take the NL Bus) Car sharing is available. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ MORE DETAILS: Founded in 2013 the Oakland Queer + Trans Open Mic is a weekly sober, scent/smoke-free, safe event for transformative collective self-care that welcomes the LGBTQIA2S + Authentic Ally commUNITY ACCESSIBILITY NOTES: THIS IS AN ADA-ACCESSIBLE SPACE with ALL-GENDER BATHROOMS. THIS IS A SCENT-REDUCED SPACE - we make every attempt to be chemical-free and ask that everyone make a sincere effort with us so that more of our community members can healthfully join us. There is not an ASL interpreter. More info: https://eastbaymeditation.org/resources/fragrance-free-at-ebmc/ WE TRY TO LIVESTREAM as much of this healing share circle (open mic) as possible (with the expressed permission per each sharer) to allow folks who cannot join us in person - the opportunity to access us online. Current + Past CoHosts include: GB Blackmon, Jesús Chuy Fuentes U Betta Werk, Annias Bernstine, Nann Rae Tsehay, Nekeia Rideout, Sais Beraka aka Mellea Hill, Lyons Leo, Kin Folkz, Blackberri Singer, Roman Rimer, Cemora Valentino-Devine, Dana Morrigan, Caleb Zachary Matthews, Nina G, Jair TheLiterary M, Sampson McCormick, Nye King - Truth Flowz, Mustafa Sullivan. PRESENTED \ SPONSORED BY: Spectrum Queer Media, sQm Community

NEW PERMANENT LOCATION ---> 3411 LAKESHORE ---> OAKLAND's QUEER + TRANS OPEN MIC

SPECTRUM QUEER MEDIA presents OAKLAND's QUEER + TRANS OPEN MIC • A LGBTQIA Healing Arts Circle You are invited to: Pass the Mic TUESDAYS 6:30pm-8:30pm at EAST BAY HEALING ARTS SPACE • 3411 Lakeshore Ave • Oakland CA ♥ Hosts G.B. + Jesus U. Bettawork Bring your thoughts, words, short films, music and more - signups begin at 6:30pm - sharing begins at 7pm. Feel free to bring food to this sober space. We will have pizza - first come, first served. 6:30pm - DOORS + SIGN UPS OPEN 7:00pm - BREATHING + VOCAL + SHARES BEGIN 8:30pm - TRIBE PHOTO + WRAPUP FREE + by DONATION (suggested $5): We happily accept (but do not require) donations to help pay for costs. JOIN OUR FB group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1423338401239034/ DONATE via VENMO: www.venmo.com/kinfolkz (http://www.venmo.com/KinFolkz) SPECTRUM QUEER MEDIA WEBSITE: http://www.SpectrumQueerMedia.com/ (http://www.spectrumqueermedia.com/) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ TRANSPORTATION: Less than 10 mins from BART: Lake Merritt BART (take BUS 29) and 19th Street BART (take the NL Bus) Car sharing is available. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ MORE DETAILS: Founded in 2013 the Oakland Queer + Trans Open Mic is a weekly sober, scent/smoke-free, safe event for transformative collective self-care that welcomes the LGBTQIA2S + Authentic Ally commUNITY ACCESSIBILITY NOTES: THIS IS AN ADA-ACCESSIBLE SPACE with ALL-GENDER BATHROOMS. THIS IS A SCENT-REDUCED SPACE - we make every attempt to be chemical-free and ask that everyone make a sincere effort with us so that more of our community members can healthfully join us. There is not an ASL interpreter. More info: https://eastbaymeditation.org/resources/fragrance-free-at-ebmc/ WE TRY TO LIVESTREAM as much of this healing share circle (open mic) as possible (with the expressed permission per each sharer) to allow folks who cannot join us in person - the opportunity to access us online. Current + Past CoHosts include: GB Blackmon, Jesús Chuy Fuentes U Betta Werk, Annias Bernstine, Nann Rae Tsehay, Nekeia Rideout, Sais Beraka aka Mellea Hill, Lyons Leo, Kin Folkz, Blackberri Singer, Roman Rimer, Cemora Valentino-Devine, Dana Morrigan, Caleb Zachary Matthews, Nina G, Jair TheLiterary M, Sampson McCormick, Nye King - Truth Flowz, Mustafa Sullivan. PRESENTED \ SPONSORED BY: Spectrum Queer Media, sQm Community

NEW PERMANENT LOCATION ---> 3411 LAKESHORE ---> OAKLAND's QUEER + TRANS OPEN MIC

SPECTRUM QUEER MEDIA presents OAKLAND's QUEER + TRANS OPEN MIC • A LGBTQIA Healing Arts Circle You are invited to: Pass the Mic TUESDAYS 6:30pm-8:30pm at EAST BAY HEALING ARTS SPACE • 3411 Lakeshore Ave • Oakland CA ♥ Hosts G.B. + Jesus U. Bettawork Bring your thoughts, words, short films, music and more - signups begin at 6:30pm - sharing begins at 7pm. Feel free to bring food to this sober space. We will have pizza - first come, first served. 6:30pm - DOORS + SIGN UPS OPEN 7:00pm - BREATHING + VOCAL + SHARES BEGIN 8:30pm - TRIBE PHOTO + WRAPUP FREE + by DONATION (suggested $5): We happily accept (but do not require) donations to help pay for costs. JOIN OUR FB group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1423338401239034/ DONATE via VENMO: www.venmo.com/kinfolkz (http://www.venmo.com/KinFolkz) SPECTRUM QUEER MEDIA WEBSITE: http://www.SpectrumQueerMedia.com/ (http://www.spectrumqueermedia.com/) ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ TRANSPORTATION: Less than 10 mins from BART: Lake Merritt BART (take BUS 29) and 19th Street BART (take the NL Bus) Car sharing is available. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ MORE DETAILS: Founded in 2013 the Oakland Queer + Trans Open Mic is a weekly sober, scent/smoke-free, safe event for transformative collective self-care that welcomes the LGBTQIA2S + Authentic Ally commUNITY ACCESSIBILITY NOTES: THIS IS AN ADA-ACCESSIBLE SPACE with ALL-GENDER BATHROOMS. THIS IS A SCENT-REDUCED SPACE - we make every attempt to be chemical-free and ask that everyone make a sincere effort with us so that more of our community members can healthfully join us. There is not an ASL interpreter. More info: https://eastbaymeditation.org/resources/fragrance-free-at-ebmc/ WE TRY TO LIVESTREAM as much of this healing share circle (open mic) as possible (with the expressed permission per each sharer) to allow folks who cannot join us in person - the opportunity to access us online. Current + Past CoHosts include: GB Blackmon, Jesús Chuy Fuentes U Betta Werk, Annias Bernstine, Nann Rae Tsehay, Nekeia Rideout, Sais Beraka aka Mellea Hill, Lyons Leo, Kin Folkz, Blackberri Singer, Roman Rimer, Cemora Valentino-Devine, Dana Morrigan, Caleb Zachary Matthews, Nina G, Jair TheLiterary M, Sampson McCormick, Nye King - Truth Flowz, Mustafa Sullivan. PRESENTED \ SPONSORED BY: Spectrum Queer Media, sQm Community

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