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"Sharing Our Stories: Born in Canada" Symposium

Museum of Estonians Abroad (VEMU)

On Saturday, November 11th at 2pm at Tartu College, the Baltic Canadian Imprints partnership will be hosting a symposium titled Sharing Our Stories: Born in Canada. Members from all four Baltic communities, Baltic German, Estonian, Latvian, and Lithuanian, will be discussing the challenges and advantages of being first generation Canadian Balts. A panel of first generation representatives from each community will be sharing their experiences with the audience. Special guest Dr. Jaak Rakfeldt (PhD, LCSW), Professor of Social Work at Southern Connecticut State University, will be speaking. 

The Sharing Our Stories: Born in Canada symposium is a continuation of the group's work together and is open to everyone. The symposium will be in English. No admission fee. A small donation would be appreciated.

Please R.S.V.P. by November 6th to Piret Noorhani, piret.noorhani@vemu.ca or 416-925-9405

Date: 
November 11, 2017 2:00pm
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Event Details: 
http://vemu.ca/index.php/en/events-events/1424-november-11-2017-sharing-our-stories-born-in-canada-symposium#.WedaqUwZPuQ