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UCLA–Afro-Oaxacan Fun Fest
February 28 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pmFree
An event of Humanities For All Project Grant-funded Afrolatine California. This free event will focus on the Afro-Oaxacan community of Mexico, and feature live Oaxacan music from the Los Guajes Ensemble and the opportunity to participate in constructing bull and turtle structures used in Afro-Oaxacan celebrations. GEO artisenales will also be available for sale. Organized by the Anthropology Museum at California State University, San Bernardino and Afro-Latinx Connection at UCLA.
Hedrick Fireside Lounge, UCLA | 250 De Neve Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90024
Tuesday, February 28
Stop by any time between 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM
12:00-12:15 pm – Set Up *Music will play the first two hours of the event
12:15-12:30 pm – Event Commencement and recognition
12:30-01:00 pm – Initial food disbursement
01:00-02:00 pm – Arts and Crafts
02:00-03:00 pm– Platica about the history of the event
03:00-04:00 pm – Letter writing
04:00-05:00 pm – GEO Platica
04:30-05:00 pm – Clean Up
This project is supported by a Humanities for All Project Grant. In addition to California Humanities, this event is made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services, with additional support from the CSUSB Black History Month Planning Committee.