Date: Saturday, October 6, 2012
The American Schleswig Holstein Heritage Society, German American Family Club, German American Heritage Center, Schuetzenpark Gilde, and German American National Congress will hold the annual Founders' Day Celebration at 9:30 a.m. at St John's Lutheran Church and Cemetery, 8107 N. 1900th Ave., Geneseo. The Maple City Band will play, then there will be a presentation of oral history, poetry and storytelling. A gathering and tour of the cemetery and newly reconstructed church will follow. Call (563) 322-5489 or email for details.