Nisswa Women's Club
100 Years of Community Service
Links to additional Articles, Videos, etc.
that were included in the monthly emails sent to members.
March, 2020 - Additional Archiving Links
Following are links to a couple interesting articles and information about archiving.
Article featured in the Variety Section of the May 13, 2020 Star Tribune. Used by permission.
You Are History
Excerpt from an Article that appeared in the April 29, 2020 Star Tribune. Used by permission.
Don't toss that old bike toy
April, 2020 - Additional Birding Links
Minnesota’s Department of Natural Resources has an eagle and a falcon cam that you can access at this site: dnr.state.mn.us/features/webcams
birdwatchinghq.com will link you to 54 bird webcams
The Cornell Lab of Ornithology offers several live video feeds and archived footage at www.allaboutbirds.org/cams
Watch a nesting eagle get its feathers ruffled in the wind in Decorah, Iowa or check out 41 other livestreams at www.explore.org
Watch live video feeds of puffins and many more species at audubon.org/birdcams
See barred owls in a nest box at wbu.com/owl-cam
May, 2020 - Extra Links
During the Covid-19 pandemic, many arts organizations as well as individual artists are posting videos of performances in lieu of their being able to perform live:
From Chanhassen Dinner Theatre come two episodes of Variety Slam, performances from the homes of a number of the theatre’s actors:
Episode 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t8apn0BUK24
Episode 2: https://youtu.be/-KVs5Uz8eDg
Emilia Mettenbrink, a violinist from the Minnesota Opera and a frequent performer with the Lakes Area Music Festival, has posted this tiny balcony concert: https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=2750467231745953
July, 2020 - Citizenship Test Link
Check out this link for the full list of all 100 citizenship test questions and the answers: https://www.uscis.gov/citizenship/educators/educational-products/100-civics-questions-and-answers-mp3-audio-english-version
During your citizenship test, which is part of the interview for citizenship, you would be asked any 10 of these 100 questions. You need to answer six correctly in order to pass.