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Hispanic Heritage Month Events

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National Hispanic Heritage Month is from September 15- October 15 in the U.S. where we recognize contributions and influence of Hispanic and Latino Americans to the history, culture and achievements of the U.S.  

At MCC we have a week of virtual events scheduled centered around National Hispanic Heritage Month.  

You can also get more information about Hispanic Heritage Month in your MCC Virtual Libraryhttps://mohave.libguides.com/hispanicheritage

The Library of Congress also has virtual events and information about Hispanic Heritage Month you might enjoy.

Virtual Events List

What: Loteria Lunch 

When: October 5, 12-12:30 p.m.  

Where: https://mohave.zoom.us/j/6765009678  

Come learn to play the Bingo-style game of La Loteria. La Loteria originated in Italy, then moved to Spain and eventually made its way to Mexico in 1769. Moderated by Vanessa Espinoza and Pamela Galovich. 


What: Tea with Dean Ayon 

When: October 6, 12 p.m.  

Where: https://mohave.zoom.us/j/93008503471  

Presented and moderated by Dr. Maria Ayon 


What: Beyond the Month: Understanding and Working in LatinX Communities with Dr. Michelle Tellez 

When: October 7, 12 p.m. & 6 p.m. 

Where: (12 p.m.) https://mohave.zoom.us/j/98096413698 & (6p.m.) https://mohave.zoom.us/j/96374752946  

Dr. Michelle Tellez is an interdisciplinary scholar trained in Community Studies, Sociology, Chicana/o Studies and education. She has been committed to mapping projects of resistance, exploring shared human experiences and advancing social justice for the last 25 years. Moderated by Dr. Trever Holland and Dr. Cesar Fuentes. 


What: Loteria Lunch 

When: October 8, 12-12:30 p.m.  

Where: https://mohave.zoom.us/j/6765009678  

Come learn to play the Bingo-style game of La Loteria. La Loteria originated in Italy, then moved to Spain and eventually made its way to Mexico in 1769. Moderated by Erin Roper & Dr. Jennifer Woolston. 


What: Plant Based Mexican Kitchen with a Latin Flare 

When: October 8, 6:00 p.m.  

Where: https://mohave.zoom.us/j/99687428251 

Chef Karla is the owner of Ojala Restaurant in Lake Havasu and will be doing a healthy dish for all the family to enjoy.  

Ojala Recipe:

English Version

Spanish Version


What: Loteria Lunch 

When: October 9, 12-12:30 p.m.  

Where: https://mohave.zoom.us/j/6765009678  

Come learn to play the Bingo-style game of La Loteria. La Loteria originated in Italy, then moved to Spain and eventually made its way to Mexico in 1769. Moderated by Abigail Jaimes-Gomez & Dr. Tara Williams. 


What: Charros of Rock: Virtual Concert 

When: October 9, 6:00 p.m.  

Where: https://youtu.be/Qm7J_00wFs4v 

Charros of Rock “The Ultimate Rock Mariachi Experience” blends traditional mariachi sounds with the high-powered energy of American and Latin Rock music. Moderated by Janet Cruz & Gaby Keough. 

 

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