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Lunch and Learn Event - Latino Arts

Lunch and Learn - LogoArts and current events meet education in this special event series that highlights current event topics and showcases local leaders and experts in a variety of areas. Join us to expand your horizons and learn more about today's hot topics.

Upcoming Lunch and Learn Event

JUNE 21 | 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Latin Rhythms - A World of Sound

With the start of summer, comes the start of summer concerts and music in the park!  Music is an essential part of most Latino cultures, rich in historical significance, and central to all Latino life.  But before you start enjoying our great local music scene, why not learn more about it? What are the cultural origins of samba, salsa, son jarocho, cumbia, and merengue? How are they similar? How are they unique?  Where did these musical genres come from and how are they kept alive today?