Education

[film] ‘Harvest Season’ Screening + Wine Tasting // Bay Area

See below for 3 Bay Area dates! ‘Harvest Season’ is a compelling portrait of wine production in Napa and Sonoma, highlighting migrant vineyard workers and Mexican-American winemakers. It follows veteran winemaker Gustavo Brambila, vineyard manager Vanessa Robledo and migrant worker René Reyes through the dramatic grape harvest of 2017. Emmy-nominated documentarian Bernardo Ruiz will be […]

]free] 2019 State of Latino Entrepreneurship Forum // Stanford

The 2019 State of Latino Entrepreneurship Forum January 25, 2019 | 1:00 — 3:00 pm CEMEX Auditorium | Stanford Graduate School of Business At the event, you will learn key findings from the fourth annual SLEI Latino Business Owner survey. A moderated panel of entrepreneurs will share their experience of growth factors, challenges, and opportunities […]

[free] “Creating A Path to Success” (C.A.P.S.) Program

Attention Parents! If you kid is in College or University, here’s a FREE PROGRAM to help advance their career! It’s provided by CA Hispanic Chamber Commerce and its NEW deadline is January 15th. To empower and train the next generation of successful Hispanic civic and business leaders.   What is the CHCC “Creating A Path […]

2019 Dia Los Reyes events in Bay Area

See below amazing Bay Area ‘Dia Los Reyes’ events! January 6th is a special day for Latino children. Known as ‘El Dia de Reyes’ (Three Kings Day), this holiday represents the height of the Christmas season. The date marks the culmination of the twelve days of Christmas and commemorates the three wise men who traveled […]

Design Tech High School Grados 9 – 12 // Redwood City

Si tiene un estudiante de 8vo grado, ¡marque sus calendarios! La inscripción para inscribirse en Design Tech High School se realizará del 8 de enero al 28 de febrero de 2019. Para obtener información completa, visite www.designtechhighschool.org/register. Hay un botón de traducción de Google en la página web. Design Tech High School 275 Oracle Parkway, […]

Three King's Day @ Peralta Hacienda // Oakland

[free] Three Kings Day Party // Oakland

Celebrate Three Kings Day at Peralta Hacienda and taste Fruitvale’s cultural richness! When: Saturday, January 5, 2019 from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM. Where: Peralta Hacienda Historical Park 2465 34th Avenue, Oakland, CA 94601. About: Thank you to everyone who came out to our Three Kings Day Party! Kids and grown-ups loved making jeweled crowns […]

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Bethlehem A.D. Santa Clara 2018

FREE to the public, Bethlehem A.D. is each year on December 21, 22, and 23 from 6-9:30pm. See video below! Bethlehem A.D. 1305 Middlefield Rd, Redwood City, California 94063. Come visit this outdoor, interactive, living Nativity in downtown Redwood City. Fun for children and adults, this is an event you will not want to miss! […]

What is Las Posadas?

Posadas are an important part of Mexican Christmas celebrations. They’re held in neighborhoods for 9 nights across Mexico, and also becoming popular in the United States. The word posada means “inn” or “shelter” in Spanish. This tradition re-enacts Mary and Joseph’s journey to Bethlehem, to be counted in the Census just prior to the birth […]

[Netflix] Roma is its #1 Latino film!

The most amazing Latino film from Netflix started on Dec 14th! Set in Mexico 1971 amid the political and social unrest which leads to El Halconazo, the infamous Corpus Christi Massacre. Roma is the latest film from Alfonso Cuarón (Mexico’s best director), Oscar-winner of Gravity, Children of Men and Y Tu Mama Tambien. Roma loosely […]

[Netflix] Latin History for Morons

Hey Latinos, it’s time to learn your history! John Leguizamo’s Required Reading for America! Inspired by his one-man show, Latin History for Morons, the comedian recommends three books that challenge one-sided narratives of the past. “These facts are important because when Latinx kids don’t see themselves represented on stage or film or television or newspapers […]

[free] Mezcal Tasting! Cata Pa’ Cuates for Social Fabric // SF

Cata Pa’ Cuates / Mezcal Tasting for Social Fabric Saturday at 6 PM – 9 PM Alley Cat Books 3036 24th St, San Francisco, California 94110. EVENT ENTRANCE IS FREE CRAFTS AND TASTING IS TO FUNDRAISE.     Social Fabric (aka Tejido Social) is presenting special selection of sustainable mezcales. The event is to benefit […]

[free] 6th annual Local Lit 2018 – Patriots from the Barrio, Author Dave Gutierrez // San Jose

San Jose Public Library is holding the 6th Annual Local Lit event. Meet over twenty local authors! San Jose’s Dave Gutierrez will be introducing his book Patriots from the Barrio, the true story of an all Mexican American WWII unit. Hollywood Actor/Producer Wilmer Valderrama obtained the film rights to the book. https://www.sjpl.org/blog/locallit-2018-celebrating-local-authors     Featured […]