Getting Out The Vote

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Sandy’Ci Moua and Yaomee Xiong, of CAPI USA, which is located at 37th and East Lake Street in Longfellow, meet with “PH” Copeland, of the YWCA to plan a Get Out the Vote campaign as the elections near. Both organizations are concerned with encouraging new citizens and people of color to exercise their votes.
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Photo: Jane Strauss

Conversation Circle

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Sarah and Carlos chat during another E. Lake St. Library Conversation Circle which takes place from 1-3pm every Sunday from Sept. 7–Nov. 30. Conversation Circles are open to all who are interested in practicing their English in an informal, volunteer-led setting. Conversations take place at a handful of Hennepin County Libraries including the one on E. Lake Street. Call 612-543-5669 for more information in English or, in Hmong, 612-543-8845; in Somali, 612-543-8756; in Spanish, 612-543-8510.

Photo: Guthrie Byard