Latino Conservation Week Past Events

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July 19, 2017

Making a New Home: The Founding of Latino D.C.

Event Description:

Starting from our joint table at the Farmer`s Market and ending at CARECEN (Central American Resource Center) Ranger Mike Balis will give a program entitled "Making a New Home: The Founding of Latino D.C." It will cover the many challenges Latinos overcame to build their community within the nation`s capital from the 1960s through the 1980s. Ranger Carlos De La Torre will translate the program into Spanish.

Event Sponsor(s):
National Park Service, Latin American Youth Center

Date & time:
July 19, 2017
6:30pm  -  7:30pm

Columbia Heights Farmers Market
Civic Plaza at the intersection of 14th St. NW and Park Road NW
washington, DC, 20010

Open to the Public:


Questions: For Questions about this event, please contact Jennifer Brandt with Hispanic Access Foundation at 2028055527 or

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Latino Conservation Week is a collection of events from variety of organizations. Hispanic Access Foundation is only directly responsible for events in which it is listed as a sponsor. 


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