Upcoming Hangouts

Sept. 2 – SF Zine Fest

SFZF2018 Poster

Sept. 29 – SFV Zine Fest

sfvzf 2018 flyer

Past Hangouts

Self-Care Workshop - July 29, 2018 – Los Angeles
Taught yoga, meditation, self-massage, and what to do for panic attacks based on “The Strange is Beautiful Alternative Self-Help Guide.”

POC Healers and Therapists Discussion on Instagram (Featured on Remezcla)

Los Angeles Zine Fest 2018

Self-Love Instagram Live Hangouts

Self-Love Date Night – February 9 at Rec Center in Los Angeles

Domestic and Sexual Abuse Awareness Instagram Live Hangouts
To release our free zine “It’s not as simple as just leaving,” we featured performers Enrique Jesus Hernandez and Cusi Coyllur as well as a self-care activity workshop led by TSIB staff member Janie Johnson.

Self-Care Gift Exchange 2016
Our first no-budget to low-budget anonymous Self-Care Gift Exchange for anxiety and depression drew 158 participants across the United States and in Canada.

SF Zine Fest 2016
Tabled our zines and our The Strange is Beautiful Alternative Self-Help Guide.

L.A Zine Fest 2016
Tabled our zines and our just released The Strange is Beautiful Alternative Self-Help Guide and online yoga classes.

Trade and Donate to LGBT Homeless Youth 
The Strange is Beautiful had a Spring Trade at Pershing Square on Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. We donated $3,000 plus worth of items to the Los Angeles LGBT Youth Center.

Take Back the Night
Tabled our zines.

Self-Care Yoga Workshop May 2015

L.A. Zine Fest 2015
Tabled our zines.

TSIB Party
Self-care stations were offered for people to try out alternative medicine for free such as yoga, essential oils and self-massage.

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