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Cassidy, Queen's Square | June 1, 2021

June is here, and though in-person Pride events won’t be possible this year, Idea Exchange still has programs and recommendations to help you learn, love, and celebrate identity all month (and all year!) long.

Events

Tuesday, June 8

Drag Queen Storytime with Fay and Fluffy
11:00am - 11:30am
Celebrate Pride Month with a special Drag Queen Storytime video created by the ever-popular Fay & Fluffy

Wednesday, June 9

Teen Media Team: Make a Pride Gif
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Use your creativity and make a gif to celebrate Pride

Recommendations

Graphic Novels

Lumberjanes
The fire never goes out : a memoir in pictures
Mooncakes
Princess princess ever after
Check, Please
The Witch Boy
Gender queer : a memoir

Movies and TV

Love, Simon
Ammonite
Gentleman Jack
Schitt's Creek

Music

Dancing with the Devil [cd] : the art of starting over by Demi Lovato
Love goes [cd] by Sam Smith
Hey, I'm just like you [cd] by Tegan and Sara
Heart on my sleeve by Mary Lambert
Sing to me instead by Ben Platt

Books

Surrender your sons
Cemetery Boys
Red, white & royal blue
Ace: What asexuality reveals about desire, society, and the meaning of sex
Let's talk about love
What's your pronoun?: beyond he & she
Aristotle and Dante discover the secrets of the universe
The prom: a novel based on the hit Broadway musical

The Witch Boy by Molly Knox Osterag  Gentleman Jack  Hey, I'm just like you by Tegen and Sara  Let's talk about love by Claire Kann