Coon Rapids seniors host Vietnam today event

Vietnam as it is today will be the focus of the Coon Rapids Senior Services monthly Tea Talk program Wednesday, June 27, 1:30 p.m., at the Coon Rapids Civic Center.

Richard Evans, the speaker, took a trip to Vietnam back in February and will show slides with his presentation.

With an estimated 90.5 million people as of 2011, Vietnam is the world’s 13th-most populous country.

Evans traveled to Saigon, Hoi Ann and Hue, the old capital of country.

He will talk about the French influence on the country, the products that Vietnam is well known for and the world heritage site in the country.

Refreshments will be served following the presentation. The cost is $3. Call 763-767-6373 for more information.