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Announcements brought to you by Cultural Bridges of St. Joseph, a volunteer-run organization and committee of Central Minnesota Community Empowerment Organization. We are dedicated to easing your transition into our community.
Check this space to make announcements that especially apply to our Refugee Neighbors in St. Joseph as well as those whose first language is other than English. Please tell your family and neighbors about this information.
English classes are from 9-10:30 a.m. Monday and Wednesday mornings and from 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Call for location in St. Joseph.
If you have school-aged children, they can get help at Homework Helpers from 4:30-6 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday at Henrita Academic Building on St. Benedict’s Campus.
Volunteers from the food shelf on First Street are there to help you from 1-3 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. You may shop once a month. Be sure to bring a photo ID and proof of residency (utility bill or rental lease) with your name on it.
Transportation: Tri-Cap is there to help you. If you have a medical appointment, call Tri-Cap at 888-765-5597 at least 24 hours in advance. They will pick you up at the curb closest to your address and drop you off at your doctor’s office. The cost is $3 one way.
The Millstream Arts Festival will be held from 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30 on Minnesota Street in downtown St. Joseph. Come see paintings, photography, handmade jewelry and other items. This is a local artist festival – maybe you will have a booth next year.
If you have any questions, please contact Dianne DeVargas at 320-345-0593. Please share this message with other refugees and immigrants you know who live in St. Joseph.