The Minnesota Discovery Center in Chisholm is excited to welcome MPR’s talk show host Kerri Miller for a Rural Voice Town Hall on Wednesday, September 21st starting at 6:30pm in the pavilion.
The Rural Voice series, developed by three Minnesota Initiative Foundations that serve Greater Minnesota along with Compeer Financial, will launch in late September with three town halls moderated by MPR’s Kerri Miller. The conversations will focus on entrepreneurism, workforce readiness, and health care in rural Minnesota.
“We are so grateful to have been selected as a location to host this important discussion. Operating as a rural nonprofit posses many challenges as well as unique opportunities and we look forward to sharing those experiences to help shape a stronger rural Minnesota.”MDC Executive Director Donna Johnson
The events, which will be held in unique venues in rural Minnesota, will require registration but are free to attend. The events will also be live-streamed and recorded for broader distribution.
THE EVENT DETAILS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
Growing Good Gigs:
Educating & Training a Creative Rural Workforce
Minnesota Discovery Center
1005 Discovery Drive, Chisholm, MN
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Discussion 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. followed by a reception
“The focus of these town halls is really to lend voice to our rural areas and to explore the benefits, the challenges, and the opportunities that exist when living in rural communities…We’re excited to hear from people who can educate and enlighten through their ideas, and experiences.”Tim Penny, president and CEO of the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation
The Rural Voice health care discussion. For more information on the Rural Voice series or to register for the in-person events or live-streaming of the event go to ruralvoice.org/events
Mayo Clinic Health System is a sponsor of the Rural Voice health care discussion. For more information on the Rural Voice series or to register for the in-person events or live-streaming of the event go to ruralvoice.org/events
Register to join Rural Voice Town Hall and take this great opportunity!