Monday January 20, 2020
Start: Jan 20 2020 7:00 pm

The Northfield Human Rights Commission is pleased to be hosting the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration at Emmaus Church, 712 Linden Street North from 7 to 8:30 p.m. The theme of the event is “We All Count.” Members of the Complete Count Committee and the League of Women Voters will have information tables. The event will feature speaker Joan Hepburn and performances from the Northfield Youth Choir and the Justice Choir.

Joan Hepburn has been an associate professor of English at St. Olaf College for 33 years. She currently teaches courses in English, Race and Ethnic Studies, and Africa and the African Diaspora. She specializes in West African Drama in English and has offered a wide array of classes across disciplines. Her written work focuses on the intersection of cultural diversity and relationships to power.

Saturday February 01, 2020
Start: Feb 1 2020 9:30 am

CVYO is a local youth organization with three string orchestras for elementary, middle, and high school age string players. See our website:   Our music director is Paul Benson, conductor at Bloomington Kennedy High School.  CVYO rehearses on Tuesdays at Emmaus Baptist Church in Northfield starting Feb. 4, ending with a concert Friday, April 17.  Contact us for a 10 minute audition time at

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