Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: May 27-June 2, 2018

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: May 27-June 2, 2018 Hope Farmers’ Market with Think Bilingual Austin  Join Think Bilingual Austin at Hope Farmers’ Market this Sunday, May 27, for bilingual story-time and activities.  Children are also encouraged to bring bilingual books in any language to share with others.  (This event was originally set on May 20th […]

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: May 20-26, 2018

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: May 20-26, 2018 20th Annual Real World Music Showcase   On Sunday, May 20, enjoy the 20th Annual Anthropos Arts Real World Music Showcase at Antone’s in downtown Austin. The Real World Music Showcase is Anthropos Arts annual showcase in which students and their teachers perform together on stage at the famous […]

El poder del cuento _The Power of Stories

The Power of Stories English version below. Por ser bicultural y bilingüe, existimos y nos identificamos en ambos mundos simultáneamente.  Escuchar, leer, mirar cuentos diversos son muy importante porque el cuento es lo que nos conecta con todos los seres humanos. El cuento resuena con cada persona y habla de nuestra humanidad. Así, por los […]

#ThinkBilingual Public Voice Campaign

#ThinkBilingual Public Voice Campaign This month we are launching our #ThinkBilingual Public Voice Campaign to raise awareness of the value of linguistic diversity and multicultural exchange.  Public funding for language learning programs, bilingual education and dual language programs is constantly under threat with budget cuts and policies that devalue the learning of languages other than […]

Fostering Friendship across Diverse Communities

Fostering Friendship across Diverse Groups Communities with diverse groups in their population have a lot going for them.  Diversity promotes  creative thinking, problem solving and novel ways at looking for solutions. It also harnesses cultural ideas that can help a community be resilient to external social and economic shocks, much like diversity in plant species […]

Black History Month Highlights: February 2018

Black History Month Highlights: February 2018 Community Sing-a-Long The George Washington Carver is hosting a community sing-a-long event on Thursday, February 1. More details can be found here. Black Composers Concert On Sunday, February 11, the George Washington Carver museum is hosting a black composers concert, featuring the works of black female composers. More details […]