Laura Sobiech is the author or "Fly a Little Higher: How God A Mom's Small Prayer in a Big Way" and mother of Minnesota teen Zach Sobiech who passed away on May 20, 2013 from osteosarcoma. Ms.Sobiech will share an inspirational account of her family's walk in life, learning of her son's illness and making the most of his last days, encouraging him to make his mark on the world.
Arlington native, Terri Thomas was responsible for the choral arrangement of Zach's wildly popular song "Clouds". Ms. Thomas will not be able to be present for the evening, and she has given permission to Lenore Strouth at Sibley East to perform with a group of students on her behalf.This event is made possible by a grant provided by the Traverse des Sioux Library Cooperative and was funded in part or in whole with money from Minnesota's Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.
For more information, please contact the Arlington Public Library: 507.964.2490
Zion Lutheran Church, 814 West Brooks Street, Arlington, MN