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99th Independence Day Reception

December 6, 2016 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join the Finnish community for a program and reception to celebrate Independence Day on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 7 p.m.. at Christ Church Lutheran.

The program includes a talk by Mari Pajala, the Government of Finland/David and Nancy Speer Visiting Professor of Finnish Studies at the University of Minnesota. She is a senior lecturer in Media Studies at the University of Turku. She will talk about her research on Independence Day television from the 1960s to 2010. In addition, enjoy music, the traditional Independence Day message from President Niinistö, and songs to celebrate the occasion. A Finnish coffee table and reception follow. Suggested donation: $10 general, $5 for Finlandia Foundation Twin Cities members and students. For information, call 651-270-9784.

Details

Date:
December 6, 2016
Time:
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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Venue

Christ Church Lutheran (Saarisen Kirkko)
3244 34th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55406 United States
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Website:
http://christchurchluth.org/

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