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Welcoming Week Events

In 2020, Welcoming America co-sponsored the following events as part of Welcoming Week:

Event Listing


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Event Host Date(s) City State/Province Country Description Link
Welcoming Week Wayne United Wayne YMCA
Sep 12 2020 - 9:00am to Sep 21 2020 - 12:00pm
Wayne New Jersey United States

We will be offering a series of projects during Welcoming Week with daily social media engagement.  Main features:

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Traveling Music Through the American West: The Carter County Story Carter County Museum Sep 18 2020 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Ekalaka Montana United States

Join Carter County Museum staff for a duo of zoom presentations about instruments in the museum's collections. Subjects will include traveling music culture, immigration, the immigrants who donated the instruments, and the history behind the Hardanger Fiddle, among others. 

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Art Demonstration with Jenn Hall Carter County Museum Sep 16 2020 -
1:00pm to 2:00pm
Ekalaka Montana United States

Join the Carter County Museum for a virtual art demonstration on our facebook page to celebrate #WelcomingWeek! CCM artist Jenn Hall will show audiences how to draw a t. rex skull from the museum's collections.

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Carter County Community Quilt Carter County Museum
Aug 14 2020 (All day) to Sep 4 2020 (All day)
Sep 12 2020 (All day) to Sep 20 2020 (All day)
Ekalaka Montana United States

Using the provided color palette, create a 12" x 12" quilt block that illustrates the Carter County Museum community. All are invited to participate! Mail or drop it off to the museum no later than September 4, 2020.

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Immigrant Journey Awards Badmus & Associates Sep 17 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
Dallas Texas United States

The Immigrant Journey Awards is an annual celebration of immigrant contributions to the north Texas region.  Each year, we recognized outstanding, trailblazing immigrants and immigrant advocates in the following award categories:

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DREAMs Deferred Live The Immigrant Story Sep 12 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:45pm
, Sep 17 2020 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Portland Oregon United States

Stories have power. Yet, time and time again, the stories we most need to hear often go unheard.

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Welcoming Week Ann Arbor Jewish Family Services of Ann Arbor
Sep 14 2020 (All day) to Sep 18 2020 (All day)
Ann Arbor Michigan United States

Using a variety of virtual content from performances to stories of client journeys, Jewish Family Services of Washtenaw County will explore four actionable ideas associated with each of the letters in the word "HOME."

"H" - Humility "O" - Open Doors "M"- Mentorship "E" - Equity

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