(KVUE) After the City of Leander canceled a controversial “Drag Queen Story Time” event at the Leander Public Library, a local church has decided to rent out a public room in the library and host the event itself.

“We must never stop striving for safe spaces for our kids to be unique and loved no matter what,” wrote the Open Cathedral Church on Facebook.

According to the City of Leander, the event was canceled based on feedback from the community:

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