Latinx Resources


5th SUR:Biennial Art Exhibition

Long Beach City College is hosting an art exhibit, GENERATIONAL, as part of the 5th SUR:Biennial to run from Sept. 12 to Oct. 12. The exhibition is co-curated with the Long Beach Arts Council Registry. SUR:Biennial showcases art addressing issues facing LatinX LGBTQI Artists. There will be an opening reception for the exhibition on Thurs., Sept. 19 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. in K-100, LAC.

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Lotería Game
Recreational fun

Come out and play a game of Lotería with the Library Dept. We have taken this traditional game and added a little library flair complete with prizes and music.

This event will be held on Oct. 15 at the LAC, E-Quad from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm.


PUENTE-Sponsored Piñata Making Event
Arts & Craft

Come out and join the PUENTE program to design your very own piñata. The history of the ten pointed piñata symbolizes the sins that come from breaking the Ten Commandments. The stick which is used to break the piñata represents and symbolizes love. It is supposed to destroy the sins by hitting and breaking the piñata into pieces. Come and spread love and joy by making a piñata to spread joy and love during Latinx Heritage Month.

This event will be held on Oct. 15 at LAC, T-1200 from 3:30 pm - 5″00 pm


Latinx Heritage Month Closing Event
Celebrate Dia de los Muertos

Students, faculty, staff and the community are invited to celebrate Dia de los Muertos. There will be an ofrenda contest, performances from Oaxacan musicians and a free movie screening of Macario. Kids activities include face painting, coloring, and making paper marigolds. Pan dulce and hot chocolate will be given out for free.

This event will be held on Nov. 8 at LAC in the P Bldg. Courtyard.