Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
Linda LeGarde Grover begins this segment and continues to share some of her research about the boarding schools and how those boarding schools created generations of trauma. The belief that a child quote, unquote, ‘could be saved’ was heartbreaking for mothers and families as the federal government forced parents to send their children to the boarding schools. Today, the idea of living in a community where children were a scarcity or in absence, is very, very hard to imagine but it was the truth of the day, back in those terrible times.
The Paramount Theater has been the cultural jewel of downtown St. Cloud since the age of vaudeville. However, do you know what takes place in the basement of this historic building? It’s ART! Lots and lots of art! Please join KVSC’s Arts and Cultural Heritage Reporter Jeff Carmack as he visits the Paramount Visual Arts Center, located in the lower level of the Paramount Theater, for the last official Teen Night of the school year. This feature is supported by the MN Cultural Heritage Fund.