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September 26, 2019, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events
Enjoy a guided tour of the Museum free with your admission. Please meet your guide at the bottom of the stairs in the Museum.
September 26, 2019, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events
September 26, 2019, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events
Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15) is about celebrating culture and history. On Sept. 26, come celebrate our Latino community with poetry, music, a live painter, folk dancing, food and drinks, a mini-art exhibit, and a digital history exhibit from the Johnson County Museum. This FREE event begins with a reception at 5:30pm at the Arts & Heritage Center at 8788 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park. Evening ends by 8:00pm with giveaways—and don’t miss the paletas!
5:30 Reception and small bites
6:00 Jose Faus, "They Changed My Name/Cambiaron Mi Nombre"
6:45 Folk dance performance
7:00 Artist Talk with Miguel Rivera
7:25 Poetry reading with Xanath Caraza
7:50 Live drawing and giveaways
September 26, 2019, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Arts & Heritage Center - Museum Foyer for Special Events
Teacher and artist José Faus brings together the dynamics of immigration and a personal journey, told through visual art and poetry. Drinks and snacks provided. Humanities Kansas partnership. (21 and older) Call to register.