Fanshawe College will kick off Pride celebrations early with the installation of a rainbow crosswalk at 1001 Fanshawe College Blvd. on Thursday, July 6, 2017. The student-led initiative will see students participate in the painting, under the direction of a contractor.
The rainbow crosswalk will be a year-round signal of the inclusive and supportive environment for all students, staff and visitors.
What: Pride crosswalk installation
Date: Thursday, July 6, 2017
Time: 11 to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Crosswalk between parking lot 6 and J building, Fanshawe College, London, Ontario (see campus map)
When the Pride London Festival officially begins on July 20, students and staff will join Vice President, Student Services, Michele Beaudoin as she raises the Pride flag.
Pride flag raising
Date: Thursday, July 20, 2017
Time: 10 to 10:15 a.m.
Location: In front of the flag poles, outside F building (see campus map)
Fanshawe will conclude Pride festivities by joining Pride London's Outdoor Festival in Victoria Park and the 23rd Annual London Pride Parade.
Fanshawe booth at Outdoor Festival in Victoria Park
When: Friday, July 28 (6 p.m. to11 p.m.); Saturday, July 29 (11 a.m. to 11 p.m.); and Sunday, July 30 (11 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
Location: Victoria Park, London, Ontario
Fanshawe volunteers in 23rd Annual London Pride Parade
When: Sunday, July 30 beginning at 12:30 p.m.
Location: Queens Avenue, beginning on Ontario Street proceeding to Victoria Park, London, Ontario
For further information about Fanshawe College, please contact Corporate Communications.