Meet the Organizers: Valerie

Born and raised in Canada, Valerie has lived over half her life at Twin Oaks. The lifework that nourishes her most is being a Yoga Instructor (current favourite pose: Half-Bow / Ardha Dhanurasana). Being a Virgo, she can’t help organizing things, and in addition to helping create the Queer Gathering, she manages Twin Oaks’ firewood-splitting […]

Site Prep Has Begun!

At Twin Oaks, it’s never too early to start preparing the conference site! In just a few short months, this site will host dozens of LGBT+ participants excited to learn, grow, and build connections. But even this far in advance, a team of members work to repair, build, and clean the location of this wonderful […]

Meet the Organizers: Stephan

Stephan has lived at Twin Oaks for about 4 years, after lots of school and various jobs. In grad school, they served as co-director of University of Arizona’s Pride Student Union and was responsible for convincing the Board of Directors to cover the health care needs of transgender students. They love fixing things, blacksmithing, rock […]

Monday Program

Interested in learning more about Twin Oaks at this year’s gathering? Stay an extra day for our Monday program! Email us or note your interest when you register on eventbrite Tentative Monday Schedule: 8am-9am = leftovers 4 breakfast? 9am-12pm =  Help with conference site clean-up or take a tour of Twin Oaks if you haven’t […]

Tentative Schedule

Subject to change,  but start getting excited!!! FRIDAY Friday Afternoon: arriving, setup camp, eat, hang out, workshops Friday Dinner ~6pm Friday Evening – speed friending, ice breakers, maybe performance SATURDAY Saturday Breakfast ~8am Saturday Morning – gentle yin yoga, workshops Saturday Lunch ~noon, genderqueer/non-binary meetup Saturday Afternoon – workshops, dance party? Saturday Dinner ~6pm Saturday […]