A celebration of cultures in our community kicks off at north woods international school in la crosse.
Global initiatives week starts today and runs through next friday.
It's a week packed with diverse activities in our area that encourage people to think globally and act locally.
Tonight ... north woods starts global initiatives week with a variety of performances, cooking demonstrations, and multi- lingual story time.
Organizers say this week is a chance to highlight the connections our area has around the world.
"this event helps creates a global awareness.
Helping connect people beyond our borders, helping create more awareness, and helping showcase the diversity that we have here in the greater la crosse area."
You can still catch tonight's event at north woods international school until 7 p-m.
For a full schedule of global initiative week events just head to our website at news eight throusand dot com.