Welcoming Week’s exciting events continue this week! Check out the information below and be sure to stop by these events.
Monday, September 18, 7 pm: SALAM presents Culture Quiz night at the parish hall at Holy Spirit Episcopal Church, 130 South 6th St. East, at 7 p.m. Meet, greet and compete in Missoula’s first Culture Quiz, sponsored by SALAM (Standing Alongside America’s Muslims). Test your knowledge of new Missoulians’ cultures in a Jeopardy-style trivia game, followed by potluck dessert and table games from Iraq, Syria and other countries in the region. Bring your friends and your favorite dessert dish!
Tuesday, September 19, 4 – 7 pm: Visit the Missoula Art Museum, 335 N. Pattee St, Missoula, for the final showing of the Hmong culture exhibition, “From Flower Cloth to Story Cloth: Hmong Textiles in the MAM Collection.” Drinks and light snacks will be provided at 4 p.m., courtesy of The Good Food Store. Admission is free and families are welcome!
Wednesday, September 20, 6 – 7 pm: Gather at the Montana Women Vote office at 725 W Alder St #21 with other refugee resettlement supporters to call our government representatives. Soft Landing Missoula, the International Rescue Committee, Montana Women Vote, the Montana Human Rights Network and many other partner agencies around the state are joining together to call our government representatives to express our support for refugee resettlement.
If you can’t attend the call party, you can still contact your representatives from home! Read this post to see suggested scripting, phone numbers to call, and more.
We hope to see you at these events!