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What Remains of the Wends Can Be Found in Serbin

January 23, 2024 | By Anthony Head

On the eve of Jan. 25, students at St. Paul Lutheran School in Serbin, south of Giddings, set out empty plates on windowsills and fence posts as part of an annual tradition called the Birds’ Wedding.

Eggstraordinary!

March 21, 2014 | By Jennifer Babisak

It was a case of mistaken identity. I thought I was Wendish, a descendant of that group of Eastern Europeans who fled religious oppression by the Prussian government in the 1850s.

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