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Jul

Potluck Poetry Workshop #1

MONTEREY PARK-- Join us for the first in a series of workshops on poetry.  The first program will introduce a variety of poetry including bilingual poetry with readings and activities.

Region: Los Angeles Metro

Location:

Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library, 318 S. Ramona Avenue, Friends Room, 2nd floor Monterey Park, CA, 91754

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Jul

South Los Angeles Families Academy Resume & Interview Help

LOS ANGELES-- Please join us as Daniel D., a Career Pathways Facilitator for John Muir Charter School, teaches us how to create resumes that pop and thrive during interviews. Children that heed their parents’ directives are welcome as well.

Region: Los Angeles Metro

Location:

Vernon Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library, 4504 S. Central Ave., L.A., CA. 90011

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Jul

Watercolor Painting Art Workshop

MONTEREY PARK--Explore watercolor painting and your family history at an art workshop at the Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library's "Global Citizens" One World, Many Stories" adult summer library program.

Region: Los Angeles Metro

Location:

Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library, 318 S. Ramona Avenue, Friends Room, 2nd floor Monterey Park, CA, 91754

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Jul

Film Screening and Discussion: Born in East LA

LA HABRA-- Professor Glen Mimura will facilitate a discussion of the eccentric immigration satire Born in East L.A. (Cheech Marin, 1987), leading with brief comments on the film’s historical context and its uncanny resonances with our current cultural-political climate.

Region: Orange County

Location:

La Habra Branch Library, 221 E. La Habra Blvd. La Habra, CA 90631

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Jul

Potluck Poetry Workshop #2

MONTEREY PARK-- Join us for the second in a series of workshops on poetry.  The second program will engage the audience in writing poetry including bilingual poetry with writing activities.

Region: Los Angeles Metro

Location:

Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library, 318 S. Ramona Avenue, Friends Room, 2nd floor Monterey Park, CA, 91754

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Aug

Community Dialogue: Art As Activism

SAN DIEGO--BORDERCLICK & the AjA Project invite you to a community dialogue considering the point of view of transborder students who live and study between Tijuana and San Diego.

Region: San Diego

Location:

San Diego State University Downtown Gallery, 725 W. Broadway San Diego, CA 92101

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Aug

History Walk & Sound Bath

LLANO--Please join us to walk under the waxing sturgeon moon, reflecting on the end of the Llano del Rio utopian socialist experiment in the Antelope Valley with Karyl Newman, arriving at the silo ruin for a tranquil sound bath to contemplate our next steps with local artists Jean Monte, Moriah Cain Gross and Kristen Cramer.

Region: Inland Empire

Location:

Llano del Rio Silo, Meet on 165 Street East & Avenue W-2, Llano, CA 93544

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Aug

Potluck Poetry Workshop #3

MONTEREY PARK--Join us for the third in a series of workshops on poetry.  The third workshop will celebrate poetry with a potluck and bilingual poetry reading performances.

Region: Los Angeles Metro

Location:

Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library, 318 S. Ramona Avenue, Friends Room, 2nd floor Monterey Park, CA, 91754

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Aug

Live Art and Films: 9066:13769 Executive Orders That Exclude

LOS ANGELES-- An evening of films and live art addressing controversial executive orders, from those resulting in the internment of Japanese Americans during WWII to current threats aimed at Muslim Americans.

Region: Los Angeles Metro

Location:

Grand Performances, Two California Plaza, 350 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90071

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Aug

Humanities for All Project Grant Application Deadline

STATEWIDE-- Project Grants ($10,00 to $20,000) will be awarded twice a year for larger public humanities projects of up to two-years duration.

Region: Statewide

Location:

Online

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Aug

National Broadcast Premiere: Tribal Justice on PBS

NATIONWIDE-- In TRIBAL JUSTICE, two Native American judges reach back to traditional concepts of justice in order to reduce incarceration rates, foster greater safety for their communities and create a more positive future for youth.

Region: Statewide

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Aug

Film screening: “Baraka” featuring live Danza Azteca and Discussion

OAKLAND-- Visit the Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC) for a free screening of the visually stunning and thought-provoking documentary film “Baraka,” accompanied by a brief live Danza Azteca (Mexica) presentation with In Xochitl in Cuicatl, discussion, and refreshments.

Region: Bay Area

Location:

Oakland Asian Cultural Center (OACC), 388 9th Street (between Franklin and Webster), Suite 290 (above Asian Branch Library) Oakland, CA 94607

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Aug

Panel Discussion: World War II Brings Social Change to Long Beach

LONG BEACH-- The population in Long Beach dramatically increased to support the World War II effort. Craig Hendricks, Kaye Briegel, and Jack Humphrey will discuss how this impacted everyday life.

Region: Los Angeles Metro

Location:

Historical Society of Long Beach, 4260 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach CA 90807

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Aug

Exhibit Closing: War Comes Home: The Legacy

UPLAND-- The War Comes Home Exhibit offers a cell phone audio tour of powerful letters read in English and Spanish that explore feelings of grief, joy, doubt, and love, bringing the real experiences of war home to all of us. These intimate perspectives – from the Civil War era through the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq – reveal how war can shape a life, a family, and a community. 

Region: Inland Empire

Location:

Upland Public Library, 450 N Euclid Ave Upland, CA 91786

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