National Coming Out Day event to take place at Centre County school

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CENTRE COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Centre LGBTQA Support Network with host their first-ever National Coming Out Day event at Penns Valley Elementary School.

The event which is hosted by organizers outside of the school district will take place at Penns Valley Elementary School from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11.

“This summer, some very loud locals decided to begin a series of attacks on the Penns Valley Diversity Club and have continued their push (in school board meetings) to discriminate against trans/non-binary students,” an organizer said. “This cannot stand.”

There will be food, drinks and music as well as information regarding resources, people sharing their personal stories and more during the event.

Organizers said Happy Valley and Penns Valley will unite for an evening of love, support, sharing and community.

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