Larry Noack and Ken Block presented the program at Kiwanis this noon on "Celebrating The 500th Reformation Anniversary" at Concordia University. Larry and Ken were asked by President Walz to head up this celebration which will extend from October of 2016 through October of 2017. The have already prepared a Master Schedule with 6 Guest Lectures as well as nearly weekly programs throughout the year that are open to the public; a tour to the "Cradle of the Reformation in Germany" is scheduled for late October 2017. They have also developed a web site at https://www.reformation.cune.edu.
The Seward "Crossmakers" have developed a special "hand held cross" with the celebrations logo which includes a cross and the letter "D". The letter D is the Roman Numeral designation for the number 500.