Sanford Middle School will host a celebration honoring four Sanford community elders at the Sanford Middle School auditorium on Thursday, May 22, 2013, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM.
Nerstrand School's first Community Celebration took place fifteen years ago when Larry Long spent a week in residency at the school.
Community Celebration of Place has received grants for the 2012-2013 school year from MRAC and the Office of Diversity to further their work in the community.
Longfellow resident and folksinger Larry Long is helping children understand different cultures through stories and song.
Elizabeth Hall International Elementary School students recorded three original songs written with Larry Long at the Minneapolis Media Institute.