Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: February 17-23, 2019

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: February 17-23, 2019   Sunday, February 17 – Lunar New Year Celebration – Chinatown Austin Enjoy live performances from 10am to 6pm at Chinatown Austin for the Lunar New Year Celebration. For more information and updates, visit the Facebook event page.     Sunday, February 17 – Bronze Band – Emma S. Barrientos […]

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: February 10-16, 2019

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: February 10-16, 2019   Tuesday, February 12 – Literature Live! Presents Tiger Woman From the book by Laurence Yep comes a Bunraku-style puppet show based on a traditional Chinese story. This is the tale of a greedy old woman who will not share her food with a beggar. When the old […]

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: February 3-9, 2019

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: February 3-9, 2019   Sunday, February 3 – La Chandeleur Potluck Join your friends in the park and enjoy food, drink, fresh air, French and Pétanque. Beautiful Nelson Ranch Park features well-styled courts, covered dining, and a full playground. Whip up crêpe shells, bring fillings or cider to share, pack up the kids and […]

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: January 27-February 2, 2019

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: January 7-February 2, 2019   Hora Once & Esquina Tango – Live Performance at Central Market North Lamar On Sunday, January 27, enjoy live music on the patio with Hora Once and Esquina Tango Dance Troupe at Central Market North Lamar. For directions and times, visit the calendar.   Reverberations of […]

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: January 20-26, 2019

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: January 20-26, 2019   Octavitas with Los Reyes Magos – Puerto Rican Cultural Center On Sunday, January 20, Los Tres Reyes Magos will be in Austin to celebrate Octavitas at the Puerto Rican Cultural Center. They are bringing gifts for the kids! Come sing aguinaldos one last time! Enjoy performing company and […]

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: January 13-19, 2019

Multicultural Activities Weekly Highlights: January 13-19, 2019   Hatsugama – the First Tea of the New Year For JASGA’s first cultural and educational program of 2019, join us for Hatsugama (first tea of the new year) celebration at Umlauf Sculpture Garden and Museum Family Day on Sunday, January 13. In Japan, Hatsugama is the only time when the […]

2018 Think Bilingual Austin’s Website in Review

2018 Think Bilingual Austin’s Website in Review As we close out 2018, we want to thank our community followers and supporters for supporting bilingualism and multicultural understanding and for using our website as a valued community based resource.  Think Bilingual Austin, a 501 c 3 non-profit, relies on input and information through our continued community […]

Podcast Interview with Dr. Erin Rodriguez, Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology at UT

The Think Bilingual Chat Room Podcast interview with Dr. Erin Rodriguez, Assistant Professor of Educational Psychology, University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Erin Rodriguez shares her research based insights on how Dual Language educational programs help English language learners from immigrant families.  She explains the benefits of well implemented Dual Language programs on children’s well […]

Think Bilingual Austin Language Learning Program Directory Tutorial

  Use the Think Bilingual Austin Program Directory to Find Local Language Learning Educational & Enrichment Programs For many parents, October starts the clock ticking to find new schools and other educational resources for their children who may be transitioning from one age groups to another the following academic year.  For others, it is a […]

Katie McKay: Podcast Interview and Transcription

Katie McKay: Podcast Interview and Interview Transcription How parents, teachers and both private and public sectors can work together to support meaningful learning for diverse groups of students and build a greater sense of community together. Katie McKay – Introduction, Experience and Background Angela: Hi. Welcome. This is Angela Pack-Zia, from Think Bilingual Austin. Today […]