september, 2021

11sep11:00 am1:00 pmWillmar: Welcoming Week Belonging Begins With Us Celebration11:00 am - 1:00 pm Selvig Park in Downtown Willmar

Belonging begins with us. Features illustrated hands reaching in, of many different skin tones.


Event Details

Willmar’s Welcoming Week event will take place on Saturday, September 11 • 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at Selvig Park in downtown Willmar Activities include:
  • Chalk
  • Bubbles
  • Drumming
  • Latina dancers
  • Community songbook singing
  • Henna
Co-located with this event will be a “Miles 4 Mentors” run kicking off at 9:50 a.m., followed by Willmar Main Street’s “Touch-a-Truck” event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and the First Presbyterian’s 150th Celebration from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Food Vendors, artistic performances, and family-friendly activities will be located throughout the downtown area!  Local partners include Willmar Main Street, Willmar Human Rights Commission, Ridgewater College, Willmar YMCA, Goodwill Easter Seals, League of Women Voters, Community Ed, Vision 2040, Interfaith Networks, Community Integration Center and others. This event is part of Welcoming Week celebrations across southwest Minnesota led by local communities and supported by Southwest Initiative Foundation in partnership with Pioneer PBS and Southwest Minnesota Arts Council. Learn more about Welcoming Week
Belonging begins with us!
This is an opportunity to celebrate the
values that unite us as neighbors, families and colleagues, and to make our communities more welcoming to all those who call southwest Minnesota home!
Communities around the region are building a sense of belonging during Welcoming Week September 10 – 19.
Other welcoming Week Events (click on each to get more information):


(Saturday) 11:00 am - 1:00 pm


Selvig Park in Downtown Willmar

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