Coming events for the Nashville area


THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2008

Retablos: Miracles on the Border mixed media

5:00-6:30p.m. Opening Reception and Book Signing

4-5 p.m. Preceding Talk on migration with author Jorge Durand author of Miracles on the Border

Location: Buttrick Hall 102, Vanderbilt Campus
Visit www.vanderbilt.edu/sarrattgallery

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2008

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM A Survey of Immigrant Entrepreneurs in Middle Tennessee

Location: TSU College of Business, Avon Williams Campus – 330 10th Avenue North, 37203


SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2008

8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Latino Cultural Festival NAHCC and Festival of the Nations

Coleman Center – Thompson Lane

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2008

5:30 PM – 9:00 PM NAHCC 4th Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Kick Off Reception

Coco Loco Restaurant – 4600 Nolensville Pike Nashville, TN 37211


FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19th 2008

7:30p.m. GRUPO FANTASMA

Location: Langford Auditorium, Vanderbilt Campus

Grupo Fantasma, the finest, funkiest, and hardest working Latin American orchestra when they bring their trademark sound to Music City with cumbia, salsa, and pyschedelia.

http://www.vanderbilt.edu/greatperformances

http://www.grupofantasma.com
Regular Admission $ 28

Students $10 with valid ID

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 23,2008

5:30 PM – 8:30 PM Celebrating Latino Art Reception

Artists Jorge Yances Arrieta, Orlando Camacho and Jairo Prado in attendance.

Location: Palette Gallery – 2119 Belcourt Avenue in Hillsboro Village


SATURDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2008

10:00 AM – 4 PM Festival de Otoño

Volunteer State Community College Campus

Sponsor: Hispanic Summer Alliance

Description: A Fall Festival to Celebrate Hispanic Culture

-Soccer tournament

-Cultural dance from many countries

-Latin American food tasting and cook-off

-Live band

-Games and fun for kids

-Free food and drinks

-Hispanic storytelling

-Health check-ups and information

-Community group tables

It’s all free and open to everyone. Bring a blanket and chairs, and spend the whole day!

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