Open Studio #1: Art Breakout Space

Hop in the Open Studio space for some low-key, artsy fun! Bring your favorite art supplies and make art and hang out with other conference participants. Disclaimer: this is not… Continue reading Open Studio #1: Art Breakout Space

Power, Privilege, Intersectionality

This workshop provides the language and tools to deepen your understanding of the roles that power, privilege, and intersectionality play out in our lives as young LGBTQ people. We can’t… Continue reading Power, Privilege, Intersectionality

Daily Open Discussions

An open, drop-in space for youth to meet one another throughout camp. Hosted on online chat platform, Discord. This is a facilitated space with no set discussion topic.

Why We Do What We Do: SMYAL Staff’s Personal Takes on Activism and Advocacy

A moderated panel of SMYAL staff members from across the organization, as a way to learn more about a) why they chose to professionally support LGBTQ+ youth, what personally motivates… Continue reading Why We Do What We Do: SMYAL Staff’s Personal Takes on Activism and Advocacy

Opening & Welcome

30-40 minute welcome meeting where camp goals, schedule, and other logistical information are laid out.