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 but rescheduled to the 27th due to scattered thunderstorms in the area). To learn more details, please click here.
Jardín de Primavera
On Sunday, May 27, join the Cherrywood Coffeehouse to draw and color your own spring garden in Spanish, and learn Spanish vocabulary for vegetables, fruits, and flowers. Find more information on the community calendar.
Central Concerts: An Tran, Vietnamese Virtuoso
On Sunday, May 27, the Austin Central Library will be presenting Yale graduate An Tran, a phenomenal guitar talent from Vietnam. Free and open to the public. Click here for more information.
“Viejo Mundo” Student Showcase
On Sunday, May 27, join Flamencura Music & Dance students as they celebrate flamenco with their annual student showcase. Find performance times and location information here.
Mi Casa es Tu Casa Musical Storytime
On Wednesday, May 30, join Mi Casa es Tu Casa at the Twin Oaks Branch Library for a special storytime featuring stories, songs, fingerplays, rhymes, and other activities. More information is available on the calendar.
El día de los niños/El día de los libros Celebration
The Grand Finale Celebration for El día de los niñols/ El día de los libros: On Saturday, June 2, visit the Austin Central Library for a celebration featuring activities, story times, performances, and a resource fair for children and their adults. Participating organizations include BookSpring, Thinkery, Texas Book Festival, Mexican Consulate, Badgerdog Creative Writing Summer Camp, United Way Austin, Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center, Austin Sunshine Camps, Mi Casa es Tu Casa Su, Camp Fire Central Texas, and more. You can find more event information here.
Ongoing Events for May
Choose from many options for bilingual storytimes and cultural clubs ongoing at many libraries in and around the greater Austin area. You can find more information on the multicultural event calendar.