View powerful portraits of veterans AMVETS Post #5: Photographs by Xavier Tavera—opening Sept. 23 at the Minnesota History Center—exhibits striking portraits of Mexican and Mexican American military veterans returned from war to live on St. Paul’s West Side, telling of their stories and struggles to reintegrate. Participate in a family art activity on opening day, when veterans visit free courtesy of Xcel Energy.
What are the big ideas and events that shaped America? Find out at the 2017-2018 History Forum, where scholars will share insights on the founders’ original intents, evangelical America, immigration, the women’s movement, the making of today’s Supreme Court, and the North’s role in civil rights activism. Get tickets for one program or the whole series! Sat., Oct. 14, Nov. 4, Dec. 2, Jan. 20, Feb. 24 & March 24, at the Minnesota History Center.