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20/20 Hindsight Book Launch

The Ginger Press - Live Facebook Event, Owen Sound, ON

This live Facebook event captured the launch for the book, 20/20 Hindsight: Being Gay* in Bruce and Grey - a collection of stories edited by Joan Beecroft and written by LGBTQ2S+ elders living in Grey and Bruce Counties in Ontario, Canada. During this event, Ginger Press owner and publisher, Maryann Thomas speaks with Joan Beecroft about the book, and Kate sings a few songs to help them celebrate.


Affirming Leaders Day - online conference

Affirming Leaders Day - online conference, Calgary, AB

Affirming Leaders Day is a faith-based development & connection day for allied and LGBTQ2S+ folks. All are welcome to join us online! You are invited to join us on Zoom for a day of illuminating and artistic speakers, on topics of faith, LGBTQ2S+ inclusion and more. Please note: the start time and end time for this conference is in Mountain Standard Time (Calgary, AB).

$10-20. Every ticket type gives you access to ALL of the sessions. Please download the Zoom app on your device, and we will send out the link and password before the conference.

Kate Reid Newsletter Feb. 2020 - a gig with Ferron and more!  

Greetings from wintery Ontario!  

I hope this newsletter finds you all well in your lives. I sent out my last newsletter in July 2019 and since I have a few cool things to share, I thought it would be a good time to send out an update.  

I’ve been immersed in writing my PhD dissertation over the past few months and it’s such a marathon! I write for hours and hours each week, inching closer to the finish line. My aim is to finish writing late this spring and defend in June so please send me your well wishes…

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Kate Reid - Summer Newsletter 2019: gigs and more! 


Hello Friends-
I hope this email finds you well in your lives. It’s been a really long time since I’ve written, mostly because doctoral studies at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE), University of Toronto has been taking over my life…in a good way. I have been deeply valuing my time reading, thinking, researching, and writing. As it turns out, my schooling adventures have been just what I needed to help me ride out this big transition between living in British Columbia, my second home…

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Kate Reid Summer Newsletter - July 2017 

Greetings Friends, Fans, and Compadres-
I hope this newsletter finds you healthy and well in your lives and following your own heart’s rhythms and desires. It’s been since January 2017 since I sent out a newsletter and so I wanted to update you with what’s been happening in my world of music and studies since then. As most of you know, I have transplanted myself back to my homeland of Ontario,and have found myself coming full circle in my life. Even though the stunning land of British Columbia will always…

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Kate Reid Newsletter - Bring it, 2017! 

Dear Friends-
Well, it certainly has been a while since I sent out a newsletter, and I hope this letter finds you well. Firstly, let me wish you all a Happy New Year, one that brings health and happiness in its many forms to you and your loved ones. We certainly need it after some of the awful things that have been happening all over the world this past year. Many people have been saying “good riddance” to 2016, and for those reasons, I agree. But, amidst the upsetting news stories and suffering that…

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October Newsletter 2015 

Hi Everyone! 

How about that Super Moon, eh? That was pretty spectacular – I hope many of you got outside to witness that incredible event. I’ve been wrapping up my thesis  - all the “heavy-lifting” is done – now it’s just a few minor revisions and then I ship it off to my editor who will format it according to UBC standards and make it look like I actually have a good command of the English language. Then hopefully, I will get to defend that sucker by the end of this semester!

In the meantime, I am…

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