Code of Conduct

18. 03. 18

Lehigh Valley Network of Unified Pagans Event Code of Conduct

The following code of conduct will be maintained at every LVNUP event or partner event. The LVNUP Board of Directors feels that these rules best serve our community by making a space that is safe for all pagans regardless of tradition, gender identification, age, place of origin, and sexual orientation to come and feel safe and abel to express their pagan values and thoughts without fear of discrimination.

  1. LVNUP has a zero-tolerance policy on sexual harassment at events. This includes unwanted advances, touches, language, images or comments. Anyone in violation of this policy will be immediately removed.
  2. LVNUP events are a “Safe Space” for any public person who wishes to attend regardless of sexual orientation or gender identification. Any person participating in discriminatory behavior based on perceived gender or sexual orientation will be asked to leave.
  3. Violence of any kind is not permitted at any LVNUP events. Any persons involved in any violent behavior will be removed. Any altercations will result in the removal of all participants.
  4. Discrimination against any religion, path or practice is not allowed LVNUP strives for interfaith peace.
  5. When at any LVNUP event, all people regardless of experience in Paganism are welcome and may have their voice heard. Please be considerate and respectful as each person shares their own personal experiences or situation.
  6. Each person’s magical or religious items are unique and special to them. please always remember to ask permission before touching the personal items of others.
  7. Some members of our community may not be “out of the broom closet”. Please ask before taking any photographs of people and be conscientious of faces in the background and to the sides of your picture. This includes posting photographs of attendees on social media without permission.
  8. Remember that all events are open to the public and not all attendees can be vetted by the LVNUP organization. Please always be aware of yourself and your belongings.  Please report any suspicious behavior to a LVNUP board member.