MN-Cuba history

Bust of Jose Marti at the Ramsey County courthouse in Saint Paul
[This page needs updating but still has many useful links.]


Young musicians from Cuba performing in Twin Cities (April 2018)
Minnesota to Cuba - a MN Food Association adventure (January 2018)
Minnesota will still engage with Cuba (June 2017)
Lt. Governor Tina Smith to Lead Bipartisan Delegation of Minnesota Elected Officials and Business Leaders to Cuba (June 2017)

Memorandum of Understanding between the Minnesota Public Health Association and the Santa Clara chapter of the Cuban Public Health Association (May 2016)
Minnesota man takes mission for clean drinking water to Cuba (May 2016)
State leaders launch historic Minnesota Engage Cuba state council (March 2016)
Klobuchar, Emmer to join Obama's historic trip to Cuba (March 2016)
Woodbury sister city church in Cuba (November 2016)
St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman visits Cuba (2015)
Minnesota Orchestra trip (2015)

Cuban Interests Section visits Minnesota (2014)
Nachito Herrera plays the Ordway (2014)
Trinidad shines as Cuba's colonial gem (2014)
St. Thomas University student trip (2014) 

Minnesota judges go to Cuba (2013)
Council of State Governments Midwest Resolution on Trade with Cuba (adopted 2013)
Cuban chorus performs at House of Hope (2012)
Cuban chorus at Plymouth Congregational (2012)
Cuba photographs exhibit by Tom Olscheid - King Studios (2012)
In Cuba, a place untouched by time (Beth El synagogue trip) (2009)
The Cuba Connection (Temple Israel) (2005)
Minnesota Swedes Raising Cane (Minnesota History, 1999) about Swedish American colonization efforts in Cuba in the early 1900s

Resolution adopted by the Minnesota legislature opposing the embargo of Cuba and Governor Tim Pawlenty's veto message (2007-2008)

Cuban migration to Minnesota

Church affiliated groups
Plymouth Congregational Church's Cuba Connect

Global Volunteers, Little Canada, MN

Cuban Minnesota Twins baseball players

Above: Bust of Jose Martí at the Ramsey County Courthouse (page 3 of pdf)