Calgary’s LGBTQ2S+ history is long and storied but largely invisible within the city’s public realm. We’re changing this by creating a LGBTQ2S+ commemoration in Calgary.
To make it a success we need your help to identify the pivotal places, memories, stories, and spaces of Calgary’s LGBTQ2S+ community.
Help create a LGBTQ2S+ commemoration in YYC that reflects YOUR experience.
What will we do with your stories?
1) Review them for the places in Calgary’s landscape that resonate with the LGBTQ2S+ community.
2) Identify the themes in the stories that matter to members of Calgary’s LGBTQ2S+ community.
3) Use the locations and themes to guide the physical creation of a commemoration to Calgary’s LGBTQ2S+ community. (Stay tuned for more consultation!)
4) Create a living map that documents the places, spaces, and stories of Calgary’s LGBTQ2S+ community that can be accessed by anyone, anywhere.
JOIN IN THE CONVERSATION
We make it easy to share your stories and have your voice heard. Whether it's on social media, our interactive padlet board below, an in-person interview, or via on-line form.
PARTNERS & FUNDERS
Calgary's LGBTQ2S+ Legacy Project Steering Committee is comprised of different stakeholder groups from across the LGBTQ2S+ community. Membership is diverse and representative of different ages, ethnicities, orientations, and genders. We are grateful for everyone's participation and the support of partner organizations.
Calgary's LGBTQ2S+ Legacy Project would not be possible without the generous support of its funders.