2013 Minnesota Welsh Hymn Festival Set
Sunday, September 22nd at 1:30 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Mankato. The conductor will be Dan Proud. Plan on sharing rides to Mankato from the Twin Cities. There will be no bus this year. See the September newsletter for more information.
Minneapolis Chosen to Host 2014 North American Festival of Wales
In September 2011, the Board of the Welsh National Gymanfa Ganu Association voted to select Minneapolis as the host city for the 2014 NAFOW. The event will be held August 28 through 31, 2014. Westminster Presbyterian Church in downtown Minneapolis will be the site for the Sunday service and the Gymanfa sessions. The selection of a host hotel will be announced in the near future.
If you would like to help out in practical ways closer to the event date, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com Stay tuned for more information!
Next Book Club Pick:
Darkness Visible: A Novel of the 1892 Homestead Strike, by Trilby Busch
Check mnlink.org to find a copy through interlibrary loan. Use the Book Club link above, for more details.
This Site Has Several Links To:
- Other Welsh Societies
- Language learning resources
- Welsh Publications
Welsh architect Harry Wild Jones designed a number of buildings in Mpls., including the marble chapel at Lakewood & the Lake Harriet original bandshell.