HMinneapolis Forum: The Hmong in Minneapolis

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Council Member Blong Yang

News Release

Contact:

Yer (Ger) Yang, 612-673-2205, yer.yang@minneapolismn.gov

Sean Broom, sean.broom@minneapolismn.gov

 The HMinneapolis Forum: The Hmong in Minneapolis

 

Friday, August 21th, 2015 (Minneapolis, MN) –Minneapolis Ward 5 City Council Member Blong Yang will host the HMinneapolis Forum on Thursday, September 3rd from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m at the Capri Theater (2027 West Broadway Avenue N).  The HMinneapolis Forum will feature a short documentary on the history of the Hmong community in Minneapolis, and an update from Council Member Yang on the Northside and the activities of his office.  TheHMinneapolis Forum will also include musical performances from Xyoob Qeeg Ncha, Cha Yang from Hav Iav, and hip-hop artist DEI, local Hmong musicians.  Southeast Asian food from Get Happy Oriental Food will be provided.

Over 10,000 Hmong live in the city of Minneapolis, many of them on the Northside.  Come meet your Hmong neighbors and learn more about them.  All are welcome to join Council Member Yang for this informational forum and cultural event.  The event is free and open to the public.

Nyob zoo ib tsoom Hmoob sawv daws.  Thov caw nej tuaj koom peb lub rooj sib tham txog peb Hmoob nyob Minneapolis. 

 

WHAT:            The HMinneapolis Forum: The Hmong in Minneapolis

WHEN:            Thursday, September 3rd, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

WHERE:           Capri Theater, 2027 West Broadway Avenue N, Minneapolis, MN 55411

 

Please contact Yer Yang or Sean Broom if you have any questions, 612-672-2205,yer.yang@minneapolismn.gov, sean.broom@minneapolismn.gov

 

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