Midnimo Workshop:Mankato

On August 19, 2015, Midnimo artists conducted an engaging workshop for young people from ages 5 all the way to 18 in Highland Park in Mankato. Youth learned the traditional Somali dhaanto and got to dance to live Somali music for the first time in their lives.

Maryan Mursal has a message for you

Mursal’s life story is dramatic, compelling, and very representative of the plight of too many modern-day refugees, but especially resonant with fellow Somalis. One of the first professional female vocalists of Muslim faith, Mursal was a star in her homeland while still in her teens.