Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by creating your own mini piñata learning about the origins of this celebratory tradition. Take it home and fill it with your favorite candy.
For ages 5 – 12 with a parent or caregiver.
In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, our Chicano Resource Center presents an illuminating conversation between Library Director Skye Patrick and Annette Chavez Macias, Mexican American author of Big Chicas Don’t Cry.
Popularized by artist Pedro Linares, alebrije sculptures are known for their bright colors and intricate designs. Join us to learn about their rich history and decorate your own plush in the style of this Mexican artistic tradition. For ages 13-17.
Registration opens Tuesday, October 4 2022 at 4:00pm
Join us for a special evening as Poet Laureate and famed author of Always Running, Luis J. Rodriguez, and Matt Sedillo, poet and Literary Director of the Mexican Cultural Institute of Los Angeles, read from their collections of poetry.