This past Wednesday, we held the Culture and Coming Out event to commemorate International Coming Out Day, celebrated on October 11. We had five wonderful speakers share their views and stories from various cultures and how those cultures affected their LGBTQ+ experience. The room was full, and the conversation flowed easily between the speakers and the audience. We … Read moreLUPride Culture and Coming Out Event a Resounding Success
The Leiden Ontzet parade this year was quite a bit more rainbow-y than usual – for the first time, it included an LGBTQ+ element. Courtesy of COC Leiden, LUPride was able to walk in the parade celebrating the liberation of Leiden and to show off our colors – quite literally. We are overwhelmed and honored … Read moreLUPride Walks in the Leiden Ontzet Parade
It’s that time of the year. Time for us Leideners to get slizzard at the Ontzet, take one final dunk in the canal, and then move on to attend one or more ridiculous Hallowe’en parties probably outside of town. All the while sipping pumpkin spice somethings. Because it’s October. Oh, and did I mention tons … Read moreOctober Events!