Youth Education—Family Art Day
Family Art Day - Saturday, April 30, 2016
from 12:00 - 3:00 pm / FREE
A family day of art, music and performance at Parque de los Pobladores (in front of MACLA). Join us for hands-on artmaking activities, interactive music and dance performances, gallery tours and food trucks.
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, Grupo Folklorico Los Laureles, the San Jose Jazz High School Select Band (as part ofInternational 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 LGBTQ Youth Space, The Foundation for Hispanic Education, Head Start of Santa Clara and San Benito Countiesand the Girl Scouts.
Entertainment Industry Foundation
Leo M. Shortino Family Foundation
The Nelson Fund, an advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation
William & Flora Hewett Foundation