TQ monthly hybrid meeting

Please join us for The TQ monthly hybrid meeting (In-person and on Zoom) – Monday, Sept. 27th, from 7:30pm to 9pm at Curia – 2029 NW 6th street, Gainesville, Fl. Zoom link: (removed) Welcome! Allies, friends, family and well-behaved pets on a leash. Fun ice breaker, followed by discussion and then we will break off into social time: Play ping pong or pool, giant Jenga, corn hole, board games, swing in one of the big hammocks, sit and jam, hang out and chill. They have only gender neutral bathrooms and are very lgbt friendly. Their staff are very supportive and give us lots of love.

 

Transercise

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Transercise

Sunday, 9/19, from 7pm to 8pm @ Santa Fe Community College track (3000 NW 83rd street, Gainesville) please join Transercise for a safe and fun outdoor event. We will have a 15 minute walking clinic facilitated by Jos, a certified fitness instructor and exercise physiologist and long time member.  We will also have a 15 minute martial arts moment where Jos can lead interested people through a session of karate forms.  There will also be a badminton net and racquets for leisurely team sport.  You can walk, jog etc. around the track, go to the walking clinic, do martial arts forms, kick around the soccer ball, play Frisbee or if exercise isn’t your thing, you can bring a chair or blanket, your picnic dinner, and just sit and watch.  It is up to you. We provide chest of cold waters. 

TransWord/TransJams

Thursday, September 9th, TransWord 7:30 – 8:15 followed and intertwined with TransJams until 9:00pm. TransWord is any spoken word (short story, poem, excerpt from your journal, thoughts that you wrote on the back of a napkin) TransJams is anything and everything else (music, kazoo, singing, crafts). Currently held virtually. Everyone of all ages, talent levels etc. is welcome. You do not need to share, perform, or even speak. It is nice to have smiling faces supporting the creative efforts of the ‘TJammers’ too. It’s all good and we have a very supportive space to share. The Zoom link is: https://ufl.zoom.us/j/96830859656

Open Mic

August 23rd, 2021 – Please join us for open mic night. Any type and level of talent welcome.

Zoom link: (past links are removed)

Trans Jams

Thursday, August 12th, Trans Jams (virtual) from 8:30pm to 9:30pm. Everyone of all ages, talent levels etc. is welcome. You do not need to share or perform. It is nice to have smiling faces supporting the creative efforts of the “TJammers” too. If you want to read a poem or a snippet from your novel, sing a song, dance,  or play the kazoo it is all good and we have a very supportive space to share. The Zoom link is:  
  

Monthly Meeting & Social

Monday, July 26th 7:30 – 9pm

Zoom link:  https://ufl.zoom.us/j/98537504920

Location: Curia – 2029 NW 6th street, Gainesville, Fl.

Please join us for The TQ Social.  All are welcome! Allies, friends, family and well-behaved pets on a leash…. Play ping pong, giant jenga, corn hole, board games, play pool. swing in one of the big hammocks, sit and jam, hang out and chill, walk around, check out the Auk market, go to the cafe etc. They have only gender neutral bathrooms and are very lgbt friendly. Their staff are very supportive and give us lots of love. Please see the map and contact info below.  Curia has been very supportive of our events there and also of events we have had elsewhere such as donating gifts to help support the prom. To keep this good relationship going please do not bring any outside food or beverages and please help support the fact that they let us take up the entire patio free of charge that is for their food paying customers! Their menu prices range from $3 for a hot dog or tots to $9 for an impossible burger or sloppy joe quesadilla,   MENU: ttps://www.curiaonthedrag.com/menu/
Site layout: We will be under the pavilion (see pink TQ area below), Some people might wander over to the garden area (denoted by the pink triangle), If it rains we are good in these areas. If there is any lightning we will go into the inside area marked with an “X” . Food is denoted by red “F” and cafe is denoted by red “C”. When you get there look for us near the big Progress flag.  

2021 Pride Prom-For-All

On Saturday, June 26th, 2021, we will be celebrating Pride Month with a prom for everyone! Join us from 7 pm – 10 pm at Bo Diddley Plaza in Gainesville for this all-inclusive, all-ages, family-friendly event. There will be music, dancing, food, prizes, vendors, and much more!

May Monthly Meeting

We will have our next virtual meeting on Monday, May 24th from 7:30 to 9:00 pm. At this meeting, we will be discussing mental health in the trans community as well as sharing resources and coping strategies.

TranQuility Picnic & Social

Please join us for an afternoon of socializing and games on Sunday, May 23rd, 2021 from 12 pm – 3 pm. We will meet at Curia (2029 NW 6th St, Gainesville, FL 32609), which has a vegan food truck and a coffee shop on site. Please bring board games and any friends who might like to join us!