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SPECIAL EVENT: Hispanic Heritage Family Day


On Sunday, October 7, delve deeper into one of the many cultures present in our city at the Memorial Art Gallery (500 University Ave.) during Hispanic/Latino Heritage Family Day. From noon to 5 p.m. a variety of activities will be offered to visitors to learn more about various Hispanic cultures through both observation and participation. Whether your interest is in Mexican dance, Latino improv theater, or traditional Puerto Rican music, there will be demonstrations in all these areas, and more. Suggested donation of $5 per family. For more information visit

If one day of Hispanic heritage only whets your appetite for more, never fear, because from now through Monday, October 15, the city of Rochester is celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. Myriad events are scheduled over the next two weeks, including the Latino Youth Talent Expo, the 2nd Annual Latino Student College Fair, and the Latino Gala. For more information, visit