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Recurring Event Event Series: Real Talk

Real Talk: Series for Youth

February 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Free

Join us virtually on Wednesday evenings, February 1, 8, 15 & 22 from 7 pm to 8 pm as Connexions is offering a four-part series for youth between the ages of 15 to 18 covering topics on:

Consent – February 1
What is consent? Are there different kinds of consent?
We’ll go through several ways to figure out what we want, and then practice asking for it.

Gender Identity & Expression – February 8
Societal and family expectations can make it difficult to figure ourselves out.
What is gender? How do we figure out our identities?
And how can we talk to others about what’s going on with us? We’ll get into it!

Sexual Orientation – February 15
Who are you into?
We’ll go over many different kinds of attraction, some current definitions, and common labels.

Healthy Relationships – February 22
How do you know you’re ready? What does it mean to be a good partner?
Before entering into a relationship, it’s helpful to know stuff like your own boundaries, values, your comfort levels, and interests.
We’ll cover some questions to ask yourself and the other person when you’re getting to know someone new.

With special guest, Julia Sheldon, Sex and Relationship Educator for Teens.

This is a FREE virtual event.

To register for this series, please complete the RSVP section below. 

Questions about this event?  Contact us at 819-557-0615 or .

First time using Zoom?  We are here to help!  Visit our YouTube Channel to view our How-To Video Tutorials created by our very own Ottawa University Volunteer Students.

Real Talk: Series for Youth

Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email from Connexions Resource Centre with the Zoom link. The day before the event, you will receive a reminder email. If you do not receive any of these emails, please call us at 819-557-0615 or email us at

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