2015 Minnesota History with a French Accent– This four week course will cover as follows: Week One: Minnesota’s early French Explorers, Pioneers and Metis and Fur Traders; Week Two: Minnesota’s Early Settlers; Week Three: Ethnic Tensions facing French in Minnesota, and Week Four: The Richness of our French-American Heritage in Minnesota. Classes will be held April 13 to May 4th and again on Tuesday evenings from November 3rd to November 24th, 2015 from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Lake Harriet School, 4912 Vincent Ave South, Minneapolis.
Classes were held on June 5, 12, 19 and 24 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon at the Washburn Library in Minneapolis, 5244 Lyndale Ave South, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Instructors will be Jerry Foley, Mark Labine, Pierre Girard, and Dick Bernard.
To register for these classes, please contact the following
Lake Harriet School Class in April: Gary Wineman, Community School Coordinator email: firstname.lastname@example.org, Lake Harriet Adult Enrichment Programs, Minneapolis Community Education |Minneapolis Public Schools p: 612.668.3330 | f: 612.668.3320
Washburn Library Class in June: Patricia Hastreiter, Coordinator, email: Patty.Hastreiter@mpls.k12.mn.us Minneapolis Community Education Enrichment Program, The Minneapolis program website is www.mplscommunityed.com. Patricia’s phone number is 612-668-5095.
2016 Minnesota History with a French Accent
March 1, 8, 15 and 22: Nokomis Library at 5100 34th Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55417. Contact persons to register for classes are Patricia Hastreiter at Patty.Hastreiter@mpls.k12.mn.us or Amy McNally, Senior Librarian, email@example.com.
October 3 to 24: Maple Grove “Minnesota with French Accent” classes at the Maplewood Community Center. Four classes from 10 a.m. to noon. Please contact Linda Moser (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Judy Lambert (SPPR1003@comcast.net)
November 8 to November 29: North St. Paul “Minnesota with French Accent” classes at the Gladstone Senior Center. Four classes from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.