Lafayette library to host Drag Queen Story Time
Lafayette city leaders are clashing with a Louisiana public library after learning about a planned event called Drag Queen Story Time.
, Lafayette Mayor-President Joel Robideaux is moving to cancel the event after it was announced by the Lafayette Public Library. The event is currently planned for October 6th.
The Lafayette Public Library is one of many libraries around the nation which are taking part in the event. During the event, drag queens plan to read children's stories to young children. The library says the stories to be read will be suitable for children ages 3 to 6. Drag queens from the Delta Lambda Phi fraternity plan to read in Lafayette.
After the uproar, the library posted the following statement on its website: