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Community Night Spotlight: LGBTQ Family Pride

  • Thinkery 1830 Simond Avenue Austin, TX, 78723 United States (map)

Thinkery is hosting a playful evening in celebration of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer families, as well as LGBTQ adults with children in their lives. Admission is by donation, with a suggested $1 dollar donation.

Thinkery strives to be an inclusive, friendly, inspiring space to learn for the entire community, regardless of financial status, mental/physical abilities, ethnicity, nationality, race, sexual orientation, gender expression/identity or family status. During Community Night Spotlight evenings, Thinkery shines a light on a unique aspect of the rich diversity that makes Austin such an amazing place to live, play and learn with educational activities facilitated by staff and special community presenters.

LGBTQ Family Pride Evening activities and community partners include:

Getting cooking with Common Threads and learn healthy snack recipes, like rainbow fruit kabobs!

Mini-Pride Parade: Grab a rainbow flag, a noisemaker and show your pride as we march through the museum.

Storytime with Austin International Drag Foundation Inc. drag queen storytellers.

Out Youth where youth of all sexual orientations and gender identities have a place where they are loved, acknowledged, and accepted for exactly who they are.

PFLAG Austin an organization dedicated to offering free support groups that offer: acceptance, encouragement and answers to your questions about LGBTQ issues.

Taste the colors of the rainbow with free ice cream generously donated by our friends at Lick Honest Ice Creams!

"What Makes a Family?" Art Wall – Add a picture of what family means to you - we’re more alike than different!

Parachute Play – Experience your kindergarten glory days while jumping under a colorful parachute.

Earlier Event: August 4
Big Gay Musical benefiting Out Youth
Later Event: August 10
Out Youth Pride Volunteer Coffee Hour