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Hyphenated Americans: Open Gallery Hours

Latino Arts, Inc. 1028 South 9th Street, Milwaukee, WI

This powerful exhibit, curated by LUNA co-founder Katie Avila Loughmiller, composed of artists and friends of LUNA (Latinas Unidas en las Artes), explores what it means to be Latinx in the United States. Each piece is a personal representation of identity and culture through the eyes of the artist, demonstrating that there is no one-size

Free
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Hyphenated Americans: Open Gallery Hours

Latino Arts, Inc. 1028 South 9th Street, Milwaukee, WI

This powerful exhibit, curated by LUNA co-founder Katie Avila Loughmiller, composed of artists and friends of LUNA (Latinas Unidas en las Artes), explores what it means to be Latinx in the United States. Each piece is a personal representation of identity and culture through the eyes of the artist, demonstrating that there is no one-size

Free

Pinto con Tinto: Talavera Bird Houses

Latino Arts, Inc. 1028 South 9th Street, Milwaukee, WI

Join us for an evening of painting, wine and tapas at our Pinto con Tinto: Talavera Bird Houses event!Unleash your creativity at this unique paint-and-sip event. Celebrate the start of Summer by painting your very own bird house to take home all while enjoying wine and tapas and learning about the Talavera technique of painting.Commonly

$25

The Big Idea VIII: Stronger Together – Opening Reception

Latino Arts, Inc. 1028 South 9th Street, Milwaukee, WI

The Big Idea: Our 8th installment of our Big Idea exhibition features the work of local students and artists from the UCC Adult Day Center and will focus on the big idea of how we are indeed "Stronger Together". This motto serves our community as we all persevere as a united front through the pandemic

Free
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Adult Afro-Colombian Drum – Summer Session!

Escuela Verde Milwaukee 3628 W Pierce St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee

Learn traditional Afro-Colombian drum rhythms with Bembé instructora, Bony Plog-Benavides! Four-week session of in-person classes at Escuela Verde, located at 3628 W. Pierce St., Milwaukee (face masks required in school building). Instruments provided.Cost: $50 for four classes. Join Bembé for cultura, learning, and summer fun! Bembé is a community-based, cultural performing arts program in the

$50

Let’s Celebrate! The Unveiling of our Third Mural

US Cellular 1247 S Cesar E Chavez Dr, Milwaukee

We invite you this Saturday, July 31st from 11AM - 1PM to celebrate the unveiling of our third mural at 1247 S. Cesar E. Chavez Drive. Join us as we commemorate Dolores Huerta’s contributions toward social and economic justice of migrant farmworkers. In partnership with UScellular and El Rey Foods we will have CASH PRIZES,

Free
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Adult Afro-Colombian Drum – Summer Session!

Escuela Verde Milwaukee 3628 W Pierce St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee

Learn traditional Afro-Colombian drum rhythms with Bembé instructora, Bony Plog-Benavides! Four-week session of in-person classes at Escuela Verde, located at 3628 W. Pierce St., Milwaukee (face masks required in school building). Instruments provided.Cost: $50 for four classes. Join Bembé for cultura, learning, and summer fun! Bembé is a community-based, cultural performing arts program in the

$50
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Adult Afro-Colombian Drum – Summer Session!

Escuela Verde Milwaukee 3628 W Pierce St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee

Learn traditional Afro-Colombian drum rhythms with Bembé instructora, Bony Plog-Benavides! Four-week session of in-person classes at Escuela Verde, located at 3628 W. Pierce St., Milwaukee (face masks required in school building). Instruments provided.Cost: $50 for four classes. Join Bembé for cultura, learning, and summer fun! Bembé is a community-based, cultural performing arts program in the

$50
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Adult Afro-Colombian Drum – Summer Session!

Escuela Verde Milwaukee 3628 W Pierce St, Milwaukee, Milwaukee

Learn traditional Afro-Colombian drum rhythms with Bembé instructora, Bony Plog-Benavides! Four-week session of in-person classes at Escuela Verde, located at 3628 W. Pierce St., Milwaukee (face masks required in school building). Instruments provided.Cost: $50 for four classes. Join Bembé for cultura, learning, and summer fun! Bembé is a community-based, cultural performing arts program in the

$50

Mexican Fiesta Entertainment – Fri, 8/27

Henry W. Maier Festival Park 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI

Entertainment line-up:Friday, 8/27 | Saturday, 8/28 | Sunday, 8/29EL REY / ROSEN AUTOMOTIVE STAGE1:00PM Grupo Musical Klan 4142:00PM Ballet Folklórico DAOM3:00PM Mariachi Infantil Los Nietos de Sebastián Lupercio4:00PM La Dezz5:20PM Rosen Automotive Raffle5:30PM JR Aldaco and the Midwest Allstars6:45PM Browns Crew8:00PM Gego y Nony de Milwaukee9:15PM NORIEL10:30PM Cache MKEANTHEM BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD12:00PM Mahuatzi-Danza Group from Ciudad Juárez Chihuahua1:00PM Mariachi Nuestras Raíces de José A. González2:00PM Sonidos y

Mexican Fiesta Entertainment – Sat, 8/28

Henry W. Maier Festival Park 200 N Harbor Dr, Milwaukee, WI

Entertainment line-up:Friday, 8/27 | Saturday, 8/28 | Sunday, 8/29EL REY / ROSEN AUTOMOTIVE STAGE12:00PM ICD Company by Manuel Gaona1:00PM Mariachi México Vive2:00PM La Dezz3:15PM David Farias5:00PM Mi México Querido Sonidos y Movimientos de México, Ballet Clásico CIA, Mariachi México Vive, Orquesta Tlalipac & Danza Macuixochitil-Xipetotec | Special performance by: Natalia Ramos- Soprano | Cesar Delgado- Tenor |Carlos

Opening Reception: Mauricio Ramirez: Poly Wave – Seeds of Color and Shape

Latino Arts, Inc. 1028 South 9th Street, Milwaukee, WI

Latino Arts, Inc. invites you to join us for the opening of our Fall Exhibit, Mauricio Ramirez: Poly Wave - Seeds of Color and Shape on Thursday, September 2 at 5:00 p.m. in the Latino Arts Gallery!Mauricio Ramirez is a prolific muralist with large scale works throughout the United States. Latino Arts is proud to

Free

Dr. Sergio González: We’re Meant to be Here: Midwestern Latinx Communities with an Emphasis on WI

WJ Niederkorn Library 316 W Grand Ave Port Washington, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Join historian-scholar-activist Dr. Sergio M. González, Assistant Professor of Latinx Studies at Marquette University, for an informative and thought-provoking presentation giving a historical framework to the present-day issues facing Latinx communities. Assimilation, gentrification, representation, immigration, DACA… what does this mean to Latinx communities? What about here in Wisconsin? We invite you to come listen and

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Hispanic Heritage Month

Latinos in this region are responsible for 100% of the net population growth and 100% of the net job growth over the past two decades. In addition to our cultural influence, Hispanics are a demographic powerhouse who are helping keep the economy and all of our lives moving forward during this pandemic. We invite you

Dancing Under The Stars

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month 'Dancing Under The Stars' Sponsors…The Roberto Hernandez Center, The UW-Milwaukee Sociocultural Program, The UW-Milwaukee Planetarium… and evening of Latin Dance and Star Gazing… a night of entertainment, education, and fun! Online EventFacebook Live

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Salsa Dancing Under the Stars

UWM Planetarium 1900 E Kenwood Blvd (UWM Physics Building), Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Put your dancing shoes on and join us for a night of dancing and stars. Enjoy a demonstration by Salsa Organica followed by salsa lessons from UWM dance instructor Krislyn World in the courtyard outside of the Physics building. When you need a break, pop into the planetarium for storytelling and stargazing shows at 6:10

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Wisconsin Conference on Latinx Art and Culture (Virtual)

LOUD (Latinos Organizing for Understanding & Development) is proud to invite you to participate in this first Wisconsin Conference on Latinx Art & Culture, highlighting artists who have lived in or had significant experience in Wisconsin.Join us to learn about artists and community leaders in Wisconsin and engage with the community. Keynote TedX-style short sessions with artists Q&A Breaks

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DÍA DE LOS MUERTOS Celebration

Keewaydin Farms 15270 Haucke Ln, Viola, Wisconsin

PasaLaVoz * #EVENTOFAMILIAR *#EntradaLibre 🌼 ❗️#Acompáñanos a celebrar el ##DíaDeMuertos 2021❗️#Sábado octubre 16, 2021 * ⏰ 1 - 7 p.m.¿Dónde? Keewaydin Farms 👉 15270 Haucke Ln, Viola, #Wisconsin. Evento al aire libre / An outdoor free and family event. #NoTeLoPierdas: Ofrenda, danza, talleres, cena, cuentos y más.Folk Art Collective Viroqua Library #DriftlessCuriosity Diplomacia Cultural MX

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Kohl’s Family Sundays: Día de los Muertos

Celebrate Día de los Muertos with regional artists and the Milwaukee Art Museum in this special online version of our popular family event: Kohl’s Family Sundays. Learn about the tradition of Day of the Dead, and make art inspired by this important day. Visit artists’ studios to take a closer look at what they create.

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Community Presentation of UWM’s Latino Activism Oral History & Archives

Golda Meir Library, Conference Center, fourth floor 2311 E Hartford Ave, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

A presentation of the results of a two-year oral history project conducted by the Roberto Hernandez Center, faculty, staff, and the UWM Libraries. UWM Libraries Director Michael Doylen and Roberto Hernandez Center Director Alberto Maldonado will begin the event; Jesus Salas and Dr. Patricia T. Najera will offer historical remarks; UWM Librarian Heidi Anoszko will

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Community Presentation of UWM’s Latino Activism Oral History & Archives!

UWM Libraries 2311 E Hartford Ave, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Join us as we present the results of a two-year Oral History project conducted by the Roberto Hernandez Center, faculty, staff and the UWM Libraries. You will have an opportunity to see UWM Archives exhibit "Activism and Excellence: Celebrating Latinx History at UWM", the newly added archival materials, interviews, photographs, and the revamped webpage for

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Fall Frolics

Pulaski Indoor Pool 2701 S 16th St,, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Well our beloved Pulaski Park had a quiet soft opening last summer due to, you guessed it- The COVID PANDEMIC.But now the grass is green, the rain gardens, and a variety of tree groupings have taken hold calling the bees and butterflies. So, It is time to celebrate this great achievement of “Back to Nature”

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