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Museum Launch and Reception for: Hidden Histories: Gender & Sexual Diversities in the Friendly City

MJM&AG & Moose Jaw Pride proudly present

A Museum Exhibit Launch & Reception For

Hidden Histories: Gender & Sexual Diversity in the Friendly City

Wine & Cheese Reception | Friday, Sept. 4th | 3 – 5 pm

Moose Jaw Museum & Art Gallery
461 Langdon Cres., Crescent Park

Free, All Ages Event...
Cash bar available for those 19+

Join the Moose Jaw Museum & Art Gallery and Moose Jaw Pride as we commemorate Moose Jaw’s history of gender and sexual diversity in a new museum permanent display. The Moose Jaw Museum & Art Gallery is proud to make history as one of the first museums in Saskatchewan to include a rainbow flag and LGBTQ material in an exhibit.

Presentations will be made by guest speakers including Rodney Cirrol Clark & Joe Wickenhauser.

Rodney Cirrol Clark came of age in Moose Jaw in the 1970’s and came out as gay during his High School years at Peacock Collegiate. After graduating, Rodney participated in Moose Jaw’s first ever public demonstration for gay rights in 1978.

Joe Wickenhauser is the guest researcher for the Hidden Histories display at the Moose Jaw Museum & Art Gallery. In 2012, Joe completed his master’s thesis on the history of LGBTQ activism in Moose Jaw and went on to found Moose Jaw Pride the following year.

Earlier Event: July 1
ParkArt