Our next event: The Maya In Maryland: Gaithersburg Library, Gaithersburg, MD, October 21, 2017, 12-5 pm

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Raíces event in the DC area: The Maya In Maryland, at the Gaithersburg Library, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20879
(240) 773-9490
Event Type: Special Event
Age Group(s): All Ages
Date: 10/21/2017
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM
Description:
Join us at the Gaithersburg library and meet the members of the Maya Community in Maryland. Weaving for the Future Cooperative, whose mission is to maintain and pass on the Maya weaving tradition to the next generation here in the US.
Raices Culturales Latinoamericanas also presents Marimba Maya Awal who will play the melodic notes of traditional and popular music on Guatemala’s national instrument throughout the day. All are welcome!
www.montgomerycountymd.gov

Our next event: The Maya in Maryland, Gaithersburg Library, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20879, Saturday, October 21, 2017, 12-5 pm

Nuestro próximo evento: Los Maya en Maryland, Biblioteca de Gaithersburg, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20879, Sábado, 21 octubre 2017, 12-5 pm

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Since 1991 Raíces Culturales Latinoamericanas, Inc. has fulfilled its mission to support, promote, and increase public awareness of the richness, beauty, and diversity of Latin American cultures and their roots through performing and visual arts, and dynamic educational programs. Co-founders Michael Esposito and Yolanda Alcorta head the organization, accompanied by Board member Tania Guerrero. Michael, Yolanda and Tania manage Raíces programs and have expanded its scope to include the area between Washington, DC and Philadelphia, and linking Latin and Caribbean cultural practitioners worldwide. You can contact Michael Esposito at info@raicesculturales.org or via phone at 267-303-0642.

Desde el 1991, Raíces Culturales Latinoamericanas,Inc. ha realizado su misión de apoyar, promocionar e incrementar la presencia, la riqueza, la belleza y la diversidad de las culturas latinoamericanas y sus raíces a través de actuaciones, las artes visuales y los programas educacionales. Los co-fundadores Michael Esposito y Yolanda Alcorta dirigen la organización, acompañados por Tania Guerrero, un miembro de la Junta. Michael, Yolanda y Tania están manejando los programas de Raíces, expandiendo su alcance a toda el área entre Washington, DC y Filadelfia, y conectando a la gente que promueve la cultura latinoamericana y caribeña a través de todo el mundo. Pueden contactar a Michael a la dirección de info@raicesculturales.org o al 267-303-0642.