Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration 2015Release Date: 2015-09-30
Join Mayor Robert Garcia, Councilwoman Lena Gonzalez, and Councilmember Roberto Uranga as the City of Long Beach celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month! The festivities will begin outside at Centennial Plaza, adjacent to City Hall, and transition into the Council Chamber as the City Council hears a very special presentation on the contributions of Latinos in Long Beach and the surrounding region from Dr. José F. Moreno and a performance by Mariachi Imperial de Mexico!
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
4:00 - 6:00 PM
Long Beach Civic Center
411 W. Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90802
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Dr. José F. Moreno is the Chair of the Chicano & Latino Studies Department and Associate Professor of Latino Education & Policy Studies at California State University, Long Beach.
Mariachi Imperial De Mexico was originally formed in 1968 in the enchanting city of Morelia, Michocan in Mexico. The original members of this mariachi group united two families, the Rodriguez Family and the Moreno family, the original director was Ramon Rodriguez.
For more information, contact the Seventh District Council Office: (562) 570-7777 or firstname.lastname@example.org.