Community Arts Program
Family Art Day / FREE
Sat, April 30, 12-3:30 PM
Family Art Day
Saturday, April 30, 2016
12 noon / FREE
MACLA's Family Art Day annually welcomes families and youth of all ages to Parque de los Pobladores (in front of MACLA) for an afternoon of engaging visual art activities, an outdoor stage with performances, dance classes for youth, free gallery tours, food, entertainment, and more!
As part of Bay Area Dance Week, MACLA is offering free half hour dance classes for youth:
Afro-Colombian with Maestra Adriana from Colombian Soul
Mexican Folklorico with Maestro Cesar from Grupo Folklorico Los Laureles
Bolivian dance with Maestro Isidro from Bolivia Corazon de America
First come, first served.
Presenting multi-cultural music and dance performances from Cascada de Flores, Bateria Blocura & Bateria Força Feminina, Grupo Folklorico Los Laureles, the San Jose Jazz High School Select Band (as part of International Jazz Day); and interactive activities with visual artists Melina Ramirez and Elizabeth Gomez.
Community Partners: San Jose Jazz, the San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, Sacred Heart Community Service, La Biblioteca Latinoamericana, the West San Jose Ca Family Resource Centers, Grail Family Services, VIDA (Vasconcellos Institute for Democracy in Action), Pasitos School - Bilingual Spanish Immersion, The Foundation for Hispanic Education, and the Girl Scouts.