Welsh heritage center president attends national festival

October 2, 2018

Gwenith Closs-Colgrove, president of the Great Plains Welsh Heritage Centre in Wymore, participated in a vocal contest in association with the North American Festival of Wales over the Labor Day weekend.

Closs-Colgrove was awarded first place in the Adult Solo competition. The contest was held in conjunction with the North American Festival of Wales in Alexandria, Virginia.

While in attendance at the festival, Closs-Colgrove was nominated to serve on the Board of Trustees for the Welsh National Association of America. She will serve a three-year term.

“This will bring more recognition to our wonderful museum located in Wymore, Nebraska,” said Closs-Colgrove in a press release.

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