June 2017

Pasados del Presidio: Afternoon Fun for Kids // SF 1

Latino Day at The Presidio! Pasados del Presidio

LATINO DAY at amazing PRESIDIO was on June 23rd! FREE family activities! Afternoon music and dance by Ballet Folklórico Mexicano. Also, Mexican museum and DeYoung Museum will provide so Kids can enjoy hands-on activities, storytelling, living history, a visit with Juanito the Donkey, archaeology, pottery making, and more! Food available for purchase at a discount. […]

The last time USA mass-deported Latinos! Over a million, and 600k were USA citizens. 1

The last time USA mass-deported Latinos! Over a million, and 600k were USA citizens.

WOW! We should definitely remember the last time USA deported Latinos. There were over a million, and 600k were USA citizens. Let’s please remember the History of “The Great Banishment”. Mass deportations to solve ‘immigrant problem?’ What happened last time? Excerpt Sacramento Bee To fix America’s “immigrant problem,” a million Mexican immigrants and their children, […]

[photos] 22nd Annual Dia de los Muertos @ Oakland Museum 45

Día de los Muertos: New Play First Draft Reading @ MACLA // San Jose

Friend of Teatro Visión, Do you want to hear some scenes and some songs from the brand new play we’re developing? Join us on Sunday, June 25 and you can! Admission is free, or you can choose to support us by paying $10-$30. Seating is limited, so please reserve your ticket today. Sunday, June 25, […]

Cosechando Autonomía: una Charla Sobre el Café y su Producción // Oakland 1

Cosechando Autonomía: una Charla Sobre el Café y su Producción // Oakland

On June 24th from 1-3pm @ Oakland Library, hear the message of coffee producers, learn about the Global Campaign Against Capital and our Sin Fronteras Coffee project. Back in January, Akat Cafe Kalli and Sin Fronteras Coffee had a chance to work part of the coffee harvest in autonomous Zapatista territory. They learned about the […]

El musical de Cri-Cri: Casa Circulo Cultural Presenta // Redwood City 2

El musical de Cri-Cri: Casa Circulo Cultural Presenta // Redwood City

Casa Circulo Cultural Presents Children’s theater Lost Memories. The Cri-Cri musical About: Come and travel through time, we invite you to the magical world of Crí Crí where we will enjoy the best musical hits staged and singing live, Chon ki Fu, La fiesta de los zapatos, El Chorrito, La Patita and many more; You […]

Mexican Museum: Visions From the Inside // SF

[exhibit] Mexican Museum: Visions From the Inside // SF

A visual art project inspired by letters penned by detained migrants The Mexican Museum is thrilled to partner with CultureStrike this summer. See gallery hours and address below! CultureStrike is a group of artists, poets, activists and philosophers. They are committed to creating social change through collaborative art projects. Projects by CultureStrike follow in the […]

Favianna Rodriguez's Annual Open Studio 2017 // Oakland 10

Favianna Rodriguez’s Annual Open Studio 2017 // Oakland

MEET #1 LATINA ARTIST IN BAY AREA! It’s been 2 years since she opened her studio of amazing art. This Sunday let’s patronize her Oakland studio. Here’s the info! Join my first and only Open Studio of 2017, in which I will show new and recent experimental print works. Last year, I was unable to […]

2017 Annual CHCC Statewide Convention Kickoff Celebration // Rohnert Park 1

Kickoff Celebration! 2017 Annual CHCC Statewide Convention // Rohnert Park

You Are Invited to join the Sonoma County & The California State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce(CHCC) on Friday, June 16th for a “Kick-Off” Celebration! The Annual Convention Kickoff Celebration is by the California Hispanic Chamber. The event is hosted by the CHCC and the Sonoma County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and other chambers in the […]

Dia de Los Muertos Art Exhibit Event @ San Mateo County Fair

Dia de Los Muertos Art Exhibit Event @ San Mateo County Fair

This Sunday performances by Alma de Mexico S.S.F Ballet Folklorico and Children’s Mariachi band of Martin Cruz. Also featuring local artist Matteo “El Mero Mero” Valencia – Pan de Vida. Sugar Skull workshops and more, fun for the whole family! General admission to the fair starting at $8. Flyer:   FREE WITH FAIR ADMISSION MAIN […]

Living History: The Powerful Story of Olga Talamante // Oakland 1

Observando al Observador: US Premiere of documentary // SF

US Premiere of Observando al Observador, a documentary film by Malena Juanatey (2013) Wednesday, June 21, 2017 6:00pm 9:30pm Brava Theater Center, 2781 24th Street San Francisco, CA, 94110     Observando al Observador (Observing the Observer) tells the story of two US citizens, Olga Talamante and Patricia Erb, who were detained and tortured in […]

2017 Festival "Dia De San Juan" // San Jose 1

2017 “El Dia De San Juan” Festival // San Jose

The Western Region Puerto Rican Council is proud to present 38th Annual El “Dia de San Juan” Salsa Festival – Scholarship Fundraiser. Saturday, June 17th at the History Park 1650 Senter Rd., San Jose. Come out and enjoy the music, dancing, food and so much more! This is a family event, everyone is welcome. Buy […]