Today is Bell’s Let’s Talk Day on mental health. As chaplains, we are here to support you and help you find on and off campus resources: https://www.studentlife.utoronto.ca/feeling-distressed. You can always talk to someone 24/7/365 via the Good 2 Talk student helpline: 1-866-925-5454
Thursdays, Jan 17 & 31 – Unsettling the Word Study Group @ U of T
6 pm, Divinity Common Room (North), Trinity College, 6 Hoskin Ave.
Join the Student Christian Movement in exploring Unsettling the Word, an anthology of “biblical experiments in decolonization.” No advance reading necessary, drop in anytime! Vegan and gluten-free snacks will be provided.
Tues, Jan 22 – Grief Support Sharing Circle 5:10-7:30 pm, Rm 418, Faculty of Social Work Everyone grieves in their own unique way. When someone you love dies, you may feel angry, isolated, sad, guilty and lonely. The Grief Support Sharing Circle is an informal mutual support group for students who have experienced a death, as well as students experiencing anticipatory grief. Please RSVP: email@example.com & firstname.lastname@example.org. Other dates for the term: Feb 26 and March 19.
Wed, Jan 23 – And God Said, “Let There Be Sex”
6 pm, OISE room 5280
A timely open discussion of faith and sex-ed. What have we been taught and what haven’t we been taught? In what ways has our sex education been influenced by colonialism, patriarchy, sexism, heterosexism and cissexism? Join in a conversation unpacking how we understand sex through our faith. By ROARS and the Centre for Women and Trans People at U of T.
Tues, Jan 24 – Unsettling the Word Study with Graduate Christian Fellowship
6 pm, Chaplaincy office, Wycliffe College (basement), 5 Hoskin Ave.
Come join SCM Canada secretary Peter Haresnape and members of the Graduate Christian Fellowship for a special discussion session on Unsettling the Word and solidarity with Indigenous liberation struggles. Dinner at 6 pm, discussion at 7.
Friday, Jan 25 – Qu(e)erying Religion Meeting
11 am – 1 pm in the Meeting Room on the 3rd floor, Multi-Faith Centre
Flexibility Fusion – A free drop-in fitness class for women only. Hart House, Thursdays from 12:10 – 1 pm.Taught by Sadaf Jamal, an Emmanuel College student.
9 am – 5 pm, U of T Multi-Faith Centre
Join people working for climate justice at the grassroots level for a day of panels and workshops on themes of: Indigenous sovereignty and self-determination; labour and economics; migrant justice; violence against people and land; and food, medicine and sustainable alternatives. Help us map our communities and build towards a local climate justice movement. https://www.facebook.com/events/1700725663378614/