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Queer Heart Community

Queer Heart Community a gathering
offered by Phillip Coupal
at the Awaken Studio Toronto

Scroll down to find a description of this service as well as

Registration and Schedule links for appointments and classes

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Queer Heart 

Community

Talking Circle

Awaken Studio Toronto

Celebrate our shared Community

Queer Heart Talking Circle

An experiment in community building 
 

Queer diversity - Share Radical Hospitality

1:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Gather to share words- expressions

nurture our collective consciousness

3:45 pm to 5:15 pm
Gather to share a Potluck meal 

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Celebrate our shared Community 

 

Circling we Share our Connectedness.

Sharing and most importantly listening and witnessing we can actively build community.

Enjoying the fraternity of food.

We nurture our souls and spirits together a fellow seekers on a common path.

Delighting in Queer Cinema

We can join in a universal connection. Seeing experiences through time we are able to imagine a greater world connected, supportive and united in our mutual respect.

All men are welcome.

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Queer Heart Talking Circle

 

Sunday Gathering

Talking Circle - Food - Movie

  • Connect, express, explore and discover what can happen when men come together to communicate peacefully.

  • Talking Circle Gathers Sunday Afternoon

  • A Potluck follows our Talking Circle

  • A movie follows our Shared Meal

An OPEN, SAFE and Accepting Environment

Be curious and willing to share your heart
Sharing YOUR Most Authentic Self

Creating Community Gatthering

 

Sunday Afternoon

1:00 pm to 7:30 pm

a HEART Centered Experience

 

Talking Circle

Share and Witness

  • Part 1 - Our Sharing Witnessing Circle

  • 1:00 pm to 3:30 pm

 

Share Food and Celebrate

  • Part 2 - A PotLuck Offering

  • 3:45 pm to 5:15 pm

Share Fraternity and our Community

  • Part 3 - Our Queer Cinema

  • 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm


Sunday Afternoon

Queer Heart Gatherings

offered:

  • September 19

  • October 10

  • October 25

  • November 21

  • December 12

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Attending Sunday Afternoon


Queer Heart Talking Circle

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Queer Heart Shared Meal

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Queer Heart Explores Cinema


These are PWYC events
The suggested payment is $10.00
If this is unattainable please know that whatever contribution you can make will be welcome.

An online registration must be completed before attendance  at the Awaken Studio of any Queer Heart Community event.

Please arrive a few minutes early and give yourself the pleasure of having the whole experience.

Late arrivals are not admitted and all participants are asked to stay for the entire event.


Within the Queer Heart Events there is no nudity.

Please know that there is no qualifying criteria for these events. there is no upper age limit for this group. Please be over 19 years of age.

The only request of participants is that they remain present and true to themselves through the event.

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Practicing

 

Kindness

Compassion

Grace

 

Kindness, compassion, grace and conscious construction of community are basic tenants of the Awaken Studio Toronto. It is our practice to exist in the world living from a place of gracious and radical acceptance.

 

If for some reason you are unable to pay for the services offered by Phillip Coupal or

the Awaken Studio in Toronto we will do our

best to create an accommodation for your need.

Although classes can not be free of any financial exchange, the Awaken Studio and Phillip are always open to negotiation.

 

If you are under employed, unemployed or suffering from a financial hardship and you wish to attend, we will do our very best to create an accommodation made for you. Mutually agreed and negotiated in a kind and understanding manner.

 

Please be kind you yourself and make sure to contact :

Phillip for more information. 

phillip@phillipcoupal.ca

All you have to do is ASK!

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Queer Heart 

Community

Explore Cinema

Awaken Studio Toronto

Celebrate our shared Community

Welcome

 

All men are welcome to take part in the

community building experiment that the Queer Heart Community is. The Queer Heart is part of the very core of the Awaken Studio Toronto. 

Free yourself to treat yourself to an 
experience unlike any other in the city. 

Please bring your courage, your curiosity and your open beginners mind.

This community is open to all men and the

Awaken Studio welcomes all DIVERSITY.

There is no experience qualification,

body shape or size restriction or

maximum age restriction.

Please be over 19 years of age

Queer Heart Community

Explore Cinema

  • Connect, express, explore and discover what can happen when men come together to communicate peacefully.

  • Sit back and enjoy

  • Sometimes pleasure - Sometimes sadness

  • View the reflection of Queer through the eyes of cinematographers, movie makers, producers, directors actors and screen writers

  • An OPEN, SAFE and Accepting Environment

  • Be curious and willing

Join in the joy and  simple pleasure of gathering together to watch a movie.


On Sundays:

We begin to gather at 5:30
Watching the movie by 5:45

Completing sometime about 30 minutes after the movie is complete.

Sunday Afternoon

Queer Heart Gatherings

offered:

  • September 19

  • October 10

  • October 25

  • November 21

  • December 12

 

On Fridays:

We begin to gather at 8:00
Watching the movie by 8:15

Completing sometime about 30 minutes after the movie is complete.

Friday Evening

Queer Heart Gatherings

offered:

  • September 24

  • October 8

  • October 22

  • November 5

  • November 19

  • December 3


Share in a discussion after

the movie is complete.
There is no fee for this event.
PWY are ABLE!

If possible a contribution to the space of $10.00 is hugely appreciated.

Bring a snack and whatever you might like to drink. 
Non alcoholic beverages only, please and thanks.

Although we would like there to be complete accesibilty for all movies presented, sometimes these features, either close captioning or described video are not always available. 


We all have a great time and this is a lovely space to get to know and make friends with others who enjoy movies, queer culture and gathering together in a happy, non-judgemental space.

Queer Heart Explores Cinema
 

Experiencing ourselves within

a mirror of community

can create transformation

Radical Community In the

Heart of Toronto

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Full Movie Schedule will

be announced soon.

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