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Tales From Wales
March 18, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
1 pm – Welsh Nebraska – the year in review (in museum auditorium)
1:30 pm – Presentation by Martha Davies, inducted into the Gorsedd of Bards in Wales , August 2016 (auditorium).
2 – 4 pm – “Tales From Wales” Family Fun Day featuring Welsh crafts, music by Ozark Soul, informational displays and Welsh tea and tea cakes. (throughout the museum’s first floor)
“From Malibu to the Gorsedd”
Martha Davies tells of her induction as a Bard at the National Eisteddfod of Wales. Plus, the Lincoln debut of “Pobl y Paith / People of the Prairie: the Welsh in Nebraska,” a video produced in celebration of Nebraska’s 150th Birthday by The Great Plains Welsh Heritage Project with support from The Cooper Foundation, Humanities Nebraska and friends of the project.
The complete collection of Todd Williams’ “Legacy of Nebraska” paintings will be on display in the museum at this time. Todd is of Welsh descent and shared his family story for our Contemporary Welsh Forum in October 2016.