Green Card Youth Voices: A Special Event Thursday evening, October 21.

This Thursday, Oct 20, from 6:45 – 8:45 p.m., three young people, all immigrants and “Green Card Youth” in Minnesota, will share experiences and perspectives on living in the United States. The program is free and open to the public, at Plymouth Congregational Church, (Jackman Room), 1900 Nicollet Avenue S (between LaSalle and Nicollet at […]

#879 – Dick Bernard: Beginning the Future; Passing the Torch to a New Generation.

(click on any photo to enlarge) It was about 6 p.m. on Thursday, about the time scheduled for people to gather at Gandhi Mahal for a meal at about 6:45, and a World Law Day program featuring a panel of young people scheduled for 7:15, speaking to elders about the following question: “How do you […]

#854 – Dick Bernard: A Project to Document our Nation of Immigrants

One week from today, Wednesday, March 12, a fundraiser to celebrate the power of immigrant stories will be held at Target Field, Minneapolis. You are encouraged to attend, and make others aware of this important event as well. All details, including bios of the speakers, are here. Your RSVP is requested. Ours is a nation […]

#796 – Dick Bernard: Green Card Voices

Today was one of those days where the unexpected trumped the average and ordinary, and in a positive way. There were a couple of items on todays agenda. They were accomplished, but they were also rans in terms of interest value. I stopped, first, at my 92 year old friends house. He invited me to […]