Thom and Diane have been on solidarity trips since 1989 to Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico and on border trips 6 times. Thom is an Asst. Carver County Attornedy and chairs the Global Justice and Advocacy Team at Mayflower United Church of Christ. Diane left her social work career to work on immigration issues. She chairs the Mayflower UCC Immigration Team. They will give an informational presentation on asylum seekers as they arrive at our borders. This event is free and open to the public.
Genealogist and author, Rick Crume, will share a workshop on Tree Keeping, Ancestry.com and AncestryDNA at the Wabasha Public Library on Monday Oct. 7th at 6:00 p.m. This presentation will offer search techniques and best practices for anyone interested in learning more about their family’s history. This project is made possible with money from Minnesota’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund and the people of Minnesota for Library Legacy activities.