The new Mary Nilles-Jean Ensch 65-minute DVD film entitled “Hémecht: Luxembourgers Making a New Home in Winona County, Minnesota” will be shown again FREE on Monday, August 13, 2012. All are invited to attend.
10:00 am – 11: 15 am, Rollingstone Elementary School
Arranged with the support of Rollingstone School Principal, Dr. John Kaehler, District 861, and the City of Rollingstone
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, “Rosewood Room,” the Plaza Hotel, Winona
Welcoming remarks by Bob Bambenek, president, Winona County Old Settlers’ Association;
Brief Introduction to the Film, Jean Ensch, Strassen, Luxembourg, and Mary Nilles; arranged with the support of the Plaza Hotel and the Luxembourg Society, Rollingstone.
Before the film begins, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm, gather for a cash bar and food, Green Mill Restaurant. Jean Ensch will be there to answer your family research questions and explain the application process for getting dual Grand Duchy of Luxembourg-USA citizenship.
The “Hemecht” film was produced by Robert Pack (HBC) and Erik Larson (NYCTC; NBC) and was funded by the “Roots & Leaves Association, Luxembourg City, and private donations. For information or to order: call Dorothy Stoos at 507 689-2139 or Ginny at 507 689- 2111, email Rollingstone; Lewiston Vet Clinic; and Paperbacks and Pieces Books, Winona.