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Hispanic Heritage Month Events at LIM College


Hispanic Heritage Month is September 15 - October 15

Hispanic Heritage month begins on Sept. 15, and to observe and celebrate it, LIM College will hold a wide variety of fun and informative activities throughout the month. 

Saturday, September 18
Museum Del Barrio “El Groto de Poetas”
“Speak Up! Speak Out!” is a collective of diverse poets dedicated to the craft and performance of modern poetry.
6:30—8:30 pm
Free admission
Tuesday, September 21 and Friday, September 24
"Love Is More" Anti-Prejudice Campaign Photo Shoot     
Join the fight against hatred and discrimination in the Staten Island Hispanic Community
Fifth Ave Lounge  from 12:30– 3:00 pm
Wednesday, September 22
“De Moda” - a lunchtime discussion of current and iconic designers
Adrian G. Marcuse Library @ Maxwell Hall from 1:25—2:15 pm
Lunch will be served!
Thursday, September 23
“Choc Llena de BRAG”
Learn about the journey of chocolate from the New World to Spain in the XVI century.
in the Fifth Avenue lounge from 1:10-2:30 pm
Thursday, September 30
“Segun Cuenta La Historia”
Poetry, stories and narratives from around the Hispanic World
in the Writing Center @ Maxwell Hall during the lunch hour 1:25—2:15 pm
Lunch will be served!
Tuesday, October 5
“Bailando Por Una Causa" - a night of dancing to benefit the Latino Commission on AIDS
at El Museum Del Barrio
General Admission: $25
Thursday, October 7
“Sabor Latino” with the Cultural Diversity Club
Combining flavors from American to Latin foods
in the Fifth Avenue Lounge from 1:10-2:30 pm) 

Thursday, October 14
“Latino Rumba” 
Join the Cultural Diversity Club as we listen to music, try exotic foods and learn about Latino culture.
in FashionOpolis (12 East 53rd St.) at 6 pm

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