Cinco De Mayo Celebrations at Cultural Conversations Long Beach is known as the "International City" and the Michelle Obama Neighborhood Library is embracing the cultures residing in their neighborhood with Cultural Conversations. Come and learn about the traditions, food and folklore of different cultures in our community, while forming new friendships.
Cultural Conversations highlights different countries and cultures, the focus of the program is to bring patrons and community organizations together to share stories and give insight as to what it was like living in another country.
Agenda: Folklorico Dancers, live music from the Mariachi Academy, DJ Hawkeye, a Resource Fair, a Community Art Project, a Historical Presentation on the book Abraham Lincoln and Mexico from Dominguez Rancho Adobe and fun activities for kids. Special performances from JD Dance Company and the Latin American Student Society from Jordan High.