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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
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Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Seventh Annual Hmong Cultural Festival Planned at UW-Eau Claire
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MAILED: Feb. 27, 1997

EAU CLAIRE -- The seventh annual Hmong Cultural Festival will take place Saturday, March 15 at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

The festival will run from 1-5 p.m. in the Council Fire Room of Davies Center.

The event is designed to inform and teach others in the Eau Claire community about past, present and future Hmong culture.

Hmong dances, poetry, fashion and music will be offered during the festival.

Following the afternoon events, a Hmong band will perform from 7-11 p.m. Semi-formal attire is preferred.

The festival and concert are sponsored by the Hmong Student Association, American Ethnic Coordinating Office and UW-Eau Claire Foundation Inc.

All events are free and open to the public. For further information, call the American Ethnic Coordinating Office at (715) 836-3367 or Long Xiong at (715) 839-0231.

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UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 218
(715) 836-4741
newsbur@uwec.edu

Updated: April 24, 1997