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Nuestras Raíces Presents its 2020 Festival of Books Authors

Get a head start reading the works of Latinx and indigenous authors who will be featured in the Nuestras Raíces tent March 14 & 15.

Citizenship Classes | Clases de ciudadanía en inglés

Feb 20th | 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Learn about the process of becoming a United States (US) citizen. Infórmese sobre el proceso para convertirse en ciudadano estadounidense.

Instant Recess®

Feb 21st | 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Get active at the library! Have fun and get healthy while jumping, dancing, moving, and doing kid-friendly activities!

Cuentos y Cantos Bilingual Storytime

Feb 22nd | 10:45am - 11:30am
This storytime is for children 0 to 5 years old. Presentado en español e inglés, esta hora de cuentos es para niños de 0 a 5 años de edad.

Citizenship Classes | Clases de ciudadanía en inglés

Feb 26th | 11:00am - 1:00pm
Learn about the process of becoming a United States (US) citizen. Infórmese sobre el proceso para convertirse en ciudadano estadounidense.

Digital downloads | Descargas digitales

Mar 3rd | 9:30am - 11:00am
Learn how to download pictures, forms, and music. En esta clase aprenderá a como descargar imágenes, documentos y música.

Introduction to Computers

Mar 10th | 9:30am - 11:00am
Join this fun, hands-on 3-part course to learn basic computer skills -- using the mouse, the keyboard, Microsoft Windows & the internet.

Clase de ciudadanía en español-Citizenship Class in Spanish

Mar 11th | 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Venga a esta clase de ciudadanía gratuita provista en español por el Pima Community College Adult Education.

The Manifesto | Writing Workshop

Mar 14th | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
In this workshop, Virginia Grise (Your Healing Is Killing Me) will look at writing the manifesto, and how best to imagine a better world.

Border Tales: Truths of Our Lands

Mar 14th | 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Award-winning authors Aaron Bobrow-Strain, Marcelo Hernandez Castillo, and Luis Urrea explore the human experience along the border.

Leaving Home: Short Stories

Mar 14th | 10:00am - 11:00am
Stories that explore the complex lives of marginalized people, and the toll and myths of assimilation.

Development of Setting | Writing Workshop

Mar 14th | 11:30am - 12:30pm
This workshop, perfect for writers of fiction, nonfiction, and memoir, Aaron Bobrow-Strain will explore the craft of bringing "place" alive.

Rooted in Place

Mar 14th | 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Local authors, Henry Barajas & Lydia Otero, share their experience, history and cultural heritage of Latinx and Indigenous people of Tucson.

We All Belong: Journeys of Self-discovery

Mar 14th | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
A panel discussion about growing up Latinx in an ever-changing America with authors Oscar Cásares and Octavio Solis.

Create Your Own Poster Board Book

Mar 14th | 2:00pm - 3:30pm
Let your style shine! The Crafty Chica, Kathy Cano-Murillo (Forever Frida), will teach you how to create your own unique poster board book.

Nimble Fingers, Blooming Hearts

Mar 14th | 11:30am - 12:30pm
Artists Kathy Cano-Murillo and Kim Guerra discuss how they express their cultural experiences through their writings and art work.

The Way We Were

Pima County has been home to generations of Mexican-American families, individuals and organizations that helped to develop and continue to sustain our community.

The rich and varied stories in this series reflect the history of the Mexican presence in Tucson and serve to celebrate centuries of Hispanic participation in the building and sustaining of our community.

The storied history of Ajo

The community of Ajo was once a prominent source of political leadership in Southern Arizona.

Nabor served as County’s first Mexican-American sheriff

The only sheriff of Mexican descent to serve as sheriff of Pima County was also the only native of Pima County to serve in that office.

Housing Center: First bank with Mexican-American ownership

“El Banco de las Americas”—Tucson’s first Mexican-American-owned bank.

Robles kidnapping shocked community

A local abduction that became a nationwide sensation.

Raquel Rubio Goldsmith

Raquel Rubio Goldsmith was a prime mover for Mexican-American Studies in Pima County.

Preservation, history come together with Canoa Ranch

Some of Tucson’s most prominent Mexican-American families have ties to Canoa Ranch.

Loss of neighborhood paved way for gov’s transformation

The razing of one of Tucson’s oldest neighborhoods and the wound that will not heal.

The birth of public schools in Pima County

Why Estevan Ochoa is considered the “father of public schools in Arizona.”

Arivaca still has 1850s feel

Pima County’s rural tradition is alive and well in Arivaca.

Sheriff used to do double-duty as County Assessor

Conflict of interest charges were the foundation for the origins of the Office of Pima County Assessor.
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