‘How We Got Gay’: Pride Week documentaries screened at Surrey KPU campus

KDocs Community Outreach to host special event on Thursday, July 28

Promo image for the documentary movie 'How We Got Gay.'

SURREY — A pair of acclaimed CBC documentaries will be screened here as part of Pride Week activities.

KDocs Community Outreach, a partnership with Kwantlen Polytechnic University (KPU), ,will bring “How We Got Gay” and “Transforming Gender” to its Surrey campus on Thursday, July 28, from 6 to 9 p.m.

The post-screening panel discussion will involve KPU students, faculty and community activists. Participants will include moderator Brandy Svendson, founder of Be the Change Group Inc., and keynote speaker Gerald Walton, author of “The Gay Agenda.”

CLICK HERE for more event details.

The event is free to attend, but seating is limited. The location is 12666 72nd Ave., Surrey, in the Fir Building’s room 128.

See film trailers below.

HOW WE GOT GAY – TRAILER from Mad Hive Media on Vimeo.

Transforming Gender – Trailer from madHIVE Media on Vimeo.

Just Posted

VIDEO: Surrey RCMP investigating after ‘sudden death’ of man found with critical injuries

Police say a man is dead after being found laying on the ground in the 13300-block of 114th Avenue

Surrey stabbing leaves man with ‘potentially life altering injuries’

Police believe an altercation between two people led to the incident, in the 13700-block of 97A Ave.

Kids Boost Immunity honours Surrey school for vaccine donations

Elementary students donate more than 3,000 vaccinations to UNICEF

Teen charged with possession of a loaded firearm after incident at Whalley park

Surrey RCMP say 17-year-old boy allegedly found in possession of loaded handgun

VIDEO: Police dog in Oregon struck by 200 porcupine quills during pursuit

The German shepherd had to be sedated and was in treatment for more than two hours

Many teens don’t know they’re vaping nicotine, Health Canada finds

Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey finds youth unaware of nicotine product risk

Murder on B.C. property didn’t need to be disclosed before sale, court rules

Buyer had tried to break contract after learning a man with ties to crime had been murdered there

Tofino beckons Trudeau for quiet Easter vacation

Environmental group hopes latest Pacific Rim vacation inspires change in prime minister

B.C. man turned to dating site for pimp operation, court hears

In court the details of how Simon Rypiak lured 4 women into prostitution revealed

5 to start your day

Death in Surrey being probed by homicide investigators, FOI offers top dog names in White Rock and more

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants fall in overtime

Team still leads WHL series against Spokane

Should B.C. parents receive money if they make sure their kids are vaccinated?

New survey looks at public opinion around government’s role in forcing immunizations

Defence accuses officer of ‘incompetence’ in trial for B.C. man charged with daughters’ murders

Double murder trial for the Victoria father accused of killing his two young daughters continues

Most Read