Join us for HCPSS Pride Week June 6 – 12, 2022!

Thu, 05/12/2022 - 2:02pm

Join us for HCPSS Pride Week June 6 – 12, 2022! 

Visit HCPSS Rainbow Website to learn more about our HCPSS Pride week activities and to register for one or more of the events below. 

Monday, June 6th – Rainbow Vision Reception at Busboys and Poets 

Poetry slam combined with a meet and greet in a special reception for our middle and high school students who were published in our third volume of Rainbow Vision. Registration required. 


Tuesday, June 7th – Read the Rainbow Virtual Event/Shake Shack Fundraiser 

Authors JR and Vanessa Ford will join us for a special reading and discussion of their book, Calvin.  

Open to all. Registration required. 

Also, join us at Shake Shack at The Mall in Columbia any time today and mention HCPSS Pride. 


Wednesday, June 8th – Family Hikes @ Howard County Conservancy 

Join us at either 2, 3, 4, 5, or 6 o’clock pm for a family-friendly hike.  

Registration required and space is limited. 


Thursday, June 9th – Main Event Fundraiser 

Join us from 6:00-9:00pm at Main Event at The Mall in Columbia for a fundraiser!  

Be sure to drop your receipt at the HCPSS Pride table before you exit. 


Friday, June 10th – Movie Night 

Join us for one of two different movies tonight! 

The Half of It (PG-13) will be showing at 7pm at Long Reach High School 

The Mitchells VS the Machines (PG) will be showing at 7pm at Oakland Mills High School 

Popcorn donated by E.C.Pops. Registration required.  


Saturday, June 11th – Centennial Park Clean-Up 

Open to middle and high school students and adult volunteers. Earn 3 hours of community service doing one of several service activities with Howard County Recreation and Parks.  

Registration and a waiver are required for participation. 


On Friday, June 10th,  

we invite all HCPSS students, staff, and community members to wear rainbows in allyship of the LGBTQ+ Community.