Waubonsie GSA to Host Lavender Ceremony

AURORA – Waubonsie Valley’s Gender and Sexuality Alliance is hosting its 6th annual Lavender Ceremony on Wednesday, May 11.

The Lavender Ceremony is a celebration of graduating LGBTQ+ seniors and their allies. Gwyn Ciesla, director of Aurora Pride, will be the keynote speaker. There will also be student speeches, recognition of faculty allies, and a musical performance.

World Languages teacher Savannah Smith speaks at the 2017 GSA Lavender Ceremony. (photo credit / WVTV)

The event began in 2017 and has been an annual tradition since then.

The ceremony is Wednesday, May 11 at 7:00 p.m. in the WV Auditorium. For more information or to register for the Lavender Ceremony, visit wvgsa.weebly.com.