Monday, July 28, 2008

Pride Week Begins Today in St. John's

July 28, 2008

[St John's, Newfoundland, Canada] Pride week celebrates the lesbian, bisexual, gay and transgendered (LBGT) community in the city and will be commemorated this year by a number of events including today's lunchtime flag raising at City Hall. While the events will highlight issues including homophobia, awareness and equality, the focus will be on celebration of LBGT diversity, heritage and successes made to date. All events are open to the public and more information will be available at the Pride Week opening reception at 6 p.m. today at City Hall. Source: The Telegram