Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month Instagram Post

National Hispanic Heritage Month takes place from September 15 to October 15 in the United States for recognizing the contributions and influence of Hispanic Americans to the history, culture, and achievements of the United States.

Below you will find links to upcoming virtual and in-person events and more near the area:

The Library of Congress, Smithsonian, National Archives & More: Virtual and In-Person Art Exhibitions

National Park Services: Educational resources, Latinx Spotlight and Stories, Q&As

Prince George's County Public Schools: Telemundo Segment and Teletown Recordings

Prince George's Department of Parks and Recreation: Virtual Meet and Greet, Paint & Sip, In-Person Festivals and More

Prince George's County Public Library System: Virtual and in-person cultural celebrations, book talks, music and more!

Spanish Language Instagram Live with Hyattsville Councilmember Sandino: The City hosted a Spanish language Instagram Live Q&A (@cityofhyattsville) with Ward 5 Councilmember Rommel Sandino on September 8. Councilmember Sandino shared his personal experiences and motivations in his journey from an undocumented resident to an elected official.

Local Hispanic Heritage Month events sponsored by Maryland Milestones:

Saturday, October 2, 10AM-4PM
Collage Park Aviation Museum
Latinas in Aviation: Global Festival

Thursday, October 7, 6PM-8PM
Gateway Arts Center, Brentwood
Art it Out! Public Art Receptions

Thursday, October 7, 6PM-8PM
“Iris: Creation of a Black Hole” Art by Keri Anne Fuller
Maryland Milestones Heritage Center
4318 Gallatin Street, Hyattsville, MD 20781

Saturday, October 9, 2PM
Veterans Park, Edmonston
Art in the Park! Mini Art Gallery Reception