The Danes of Yates County

Staff Writer
The Chronicle Express
Residents of Yates County in traditional Danish clothing.

An encore presentation by Stephanie Olsen describing the migration of Danish people to Yates County will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 16 at the United Methodist Church in Penn Yan.

As a grandchild of a Danish immigrant, Olsen has lived and learned the customs of these hard working people. She has lived in Denmark, researching her genealogy and Danish history. Admission is $5 for YCHC members. Non-members are $10 The book, The Danes of Yates County, will be available for sale. Enter the Fellowship Hall at rear of Church enter from Chapel Street. For more information, please call the Yates County History Center at 315-536-7318

If you go

What: The Danes of Yates County

When: 1 p.m. July 16

Where: United Methodist Church, Penn Yan