Global Arts Showcase: Mes de la Cultura

Join Arizona Public Media and the Pima County Public Library in celebration of the rich Mexican-American and Latinx cultural heritage of Southern Arizona during Mes de la Cultura! Enjoy a virtual celebration of Mexican-American and LatinX art, music, and dance with performances by Mariachi Estrellas de Tucson, Mariachi Los Changuitos Feos, and Ballet Folklórico Tapatío. Wednesday, September 22,Continue reading “Global Arts Showcase: Mes de la Cultura”

Congratulations to National Reformista, Shelly Black! 👏🎉

Shelly Black, Knowledge River Scholar (cohort 17) and UA iSchool alum (MA LIS ’20), is the recipient of the 2021 Brenda S. Banks Travel Award awarded by the Society of American Archivists (SAA). The award “…recognizes and acknowledges individuals of color, such as those of African, Asian, Latinx, Middle Eastern/North African, Native American, Alaska Native,Continue reading “Congratulations to National Reformista, Shelly Black! 👏🎉”

Summer Programming @ Pima County Public Library !

🆒 ☀️ 🆓 #summerreading #summerlearning #imagineourstory Summer programming is in full swing at the Pima County Public Library! Visit your local library to receive (while supplies last): A free book beginning June 1st! Grab-n-go activity kits that cover STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art, and Math) learning opportunities you can do at home!  Arizona StateContinue reading “Summer Programming @ Pima County Public Library !”

The Bank Street Center for Children’s Literature Presents: Hear My Voice/Escucha Mi Voz

The Testimonies of Children Detained at the Southern Border of the United States/Los testimonios de los jóvenes detenidos en la frontera sureña de los Estados Unidos. Compiled by international children’s rights expert, Warren Binford, with a foreword by Michael Garcia Bochenek of Human Rights Watch; Illustrated by 17 Latinx illustrators. Date: Wednesday, June 9th, 7:00Continue reading “The Bank Street Center for Children’s Literature Presents: Hear My Voice/Escucha Mi Voz”