¡Pinta tu ofrenda de talavera!

¡Pinta tu ofrenda de talavera!

Boston, Massachusetts, 22 de octubre de 2018 – Rainbows Pottery Studio y el Centro Cultural Verónica Robles (VROCC) invitan a todo el público a pintar sus ofrendas de Talavera.

Taller de Talavera, ¡Pinta tu ofrenda de Talavera!

Rainbows Pottery Studio (15 R Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114)

Fecha: 28 de octubre de 2018.

Hora: 11:00 am a 8:00 pm.

Costo: $40, incluye chocolate abuelita, una pieza para decorar, pintura, glaseado y horneado.

Los participantes aprenderán qué es la talavera y podrán pintar piezas de cerámica para usar en su ofrenda del Día de Muertos. Entre las piezas que podrán decorar se encuentran platos, mosaicos y floreros. Para amenizar habrá música mexicana y para combatir el frío, chocolate abuelita.  

Este año Raibows Pottery Studio y VROCC se han convertido en socios comunitarios. Por ello el 20% de lo recaudado será donado a VROCC para seguir ofreciendo programas culturales gratis o a bajo costo para la comunidad.

Para comprar tu entrada con anticipación visita el siguiente enlace:

https://squareup.com/store/rainbows-pottery

Para obtener información sobre las actividades que realiza el VROCC, visita www.vrocc.org

Contacto de Prensa: Karina Hicks, karinahicks2002@yahoo.com.mx

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PAINT YOUR OWN TALAVERA PIECE!

Boston, Massachusetts, October 22, 2018 – Rainbows Pottery Studio and Veronica Robles Cultural Center (VROCC) welcome everyone to paint their own talavera piece in honor of the Day of the Death.

Talavera workshop, Paint Your Own Talavera Piece!

Rainbows Pottery Studio (15 R Charles Street, Boston, MA 02114)

Date: October 28, 2018.

Time: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm.

Cost: $40, includes hot cocoa, one ceramic piece, paint, varnished, and baking.

Participants will learn what talavera is and will be able to paint ceramic pieces to use in their Day of the Dead offering. Among the pieces that can be decorated are plates, mosaics, and vases. There will be Mexican music to liven up and, to fight the cold, hot cocoa.

This year Rainbows Pottery Studio and VROCC have become community partners. Therefore, 20% of the proceeds will be donated to VROCC to continue offering free or low-cost cultural programs for the community.

To buy your tickets click here:

https://squareup.com/store/rainbows-pottery

To learn more about VROCC´s activities visit:

www.vrocc.org

Media Contact: Karina Hicks, karinahicks2002@yahoo.com.mx

Dia de Muertos Festival & Parade

Dia de Muertos Festival & Parade

We are excited to announce Veronica Robles Cultural Center 3rd Annual Dia de Muertos Festival and Parade. This year will take place on Saturday, November 3rd, with activities for all from 2 to 7 PM and wrapping up with Catrines Night with (Rock en Español) featuring the super band El GRAN MITOTE

Parade and Festival: Free Admission

Noche de Catrinas y Catrines: 21+ Adults pre-sale $10, Door $20

Food for sale and cash-bar
To get your tickets (even if you are only attending the parade and Festival)

CLICK HERE


Nos complace anunciar el 3er Festival y Desfile Anual del Día de Muertos del Centro Cultural Veronica Robles. Este año se llevará a cabo el sábado, 3 de noviembre con actividades para todasl las edades de 2 a 7 PM y cerraremos con una noche de Catrinas y Catrines con la super banda de rock en español EL GRAN MITOTE.

Desfile y Festival: Admisión Gratuita
Noche de Catrines: Adultos, preventa $10, Puerta $20

Venta de comida y bebidas alcoholicas

Para adquirir tus boletos (aun para quienes solo van al desfile y festival)

PRESIONA AQUI


EVENT TIMELINE- ITINERARIO

2-3:30 PM Talleres / Workshops 

-Pintar caras / face painting
-Crear sombreros y flores / create Catina hat with flowers
-Decorar Calaveritas de azúcar / Sugar Skulls decoration

4-5 PM Desfile – Parade

Lugar de reunion / Meeting point: 856 Bennington st.
(East Boston Savings Bank parking lot).

Parade Route / Ruta del desfile:

Saratoga towards Wordsworth St., Left onto Wordsworth St. Left onto Bennington St. Pass Orient Heights Station U Turn on Walley St onto Bennington Right onto Saratoga around Rotary take 2nd right onto Boardman At the intersection of Boarman and Shirley make a left Continue on the back road of Hilton Garden Pass Marriott Courtyard make a right after the fence look for 175 William F. McClellan Highway Main Entrance.

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5-5:30 Fotos / Pictures

5:30 – 7PM Festival

Altares, comida / Altar offerings, food

8pm-1am Noche de Catrinas y Catrines

Live music by EL Gran Mitote (Rock en Español)

Sankofa Danzafro Workshop: Taller de Danza Afro-Colombiana

Sankofa Danzafro Workshop: Taller de Danza Afro-Colombiana

Veronica Robles Cultural Center
presentan
Sankofa Danzafro Taller de Danza Afro-Colombiana
Patrocinado por Celebrity Series of Boston

El taller será Impartido por miembros de la Corporación Cultural Afrocolombiana Sankofa que viene directamente de Colombia especialmente a presentar estos talleres.

El taller incluirá las siguientes disciplinas: Currulao, Jota, Abozao de la región de la Costa del Pacífico y Bullerengue de la Costa del Atlántico.

Audiencia: Intergeneracional / Para toda las edades

Lugar: Veronica Robles Cultural Center (VROCC)
175 William F McClellan Hwy, Boston, MA 02128, (Main Entrance 2nd Floor)
Fecha: Domingo 4 de noviembre del 2018
Hora de llegada: 5 PM
Hora de clase: 5:30-6:30pm
Recepcion: 6:30 – 7 PM

Admisión: Gratis para miembros de VROCC y familiares con previa registración.
Cupo limitado a 35 personas.
Registrarse en este enlace: PRESIONA AQUI

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ENGLISH:

Veronica Robles Cultural Center
presents
Afro-Colombian Dance Workshop
Sponsored by Celebrity Series of Boston

Afro-Colombian Dance Workshop with members of Sankofa Danzafro visiting Boston directly from Colombia, South America to present this workshop.

The workshop will include the following disciplines: Currulao, Jota, AboZao from the Pacific coast and Bullerengue from the Atlantic coast.

Audience: Intergenerational / All members of the family

Where: Veronica Robles Cultural Center
175 William F McClellan Hwy, Boston, MA 02128, (Main Entrance 2nd Floor)
Date: Sunday, November 4th, 2018

Doors open at: 5PM
Time: 5:30-6:30pm
Reception: 6:30 to 7PM

Admission: Free to members of Veronica Robles Cultural Center and their families.
Please sign up in advance CLICK HERE Limited to 35 per class.

Gran Bailongo de Fin de Año – End of the Year Dance party

Gran Bailongo de Fin de Año – End of the Year Dance party

La familia del Centro Cultural Veronica Robles te invita a despedir el 2018 con un Gran Bailongo con la super orquesta La Positiva de Rail Villalobos. Estas cordialmente invitado a este evento familiar en un ambiente cultural.

Contamos con amplio estacionamiento

Cerca de las estaciones de la linea azul del tren Orient Heights y Wood Island.

Cupo limitado
Preventa: $20
EN la Puerta $25
Niños menores de 12 años pagan $5

Tickets

Noche Mexicana

Noche Mexicana

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Admission: Get your tickets FREE online before September 15, 9 AM

All welcome to La Noche Mexicana celebrating the Actual Mexican Independence Day. An outdoor party with music to dance, pozole, tacos, street corn, beer, wine and activities such as loteria (mexican bingo), piñatas for various age groups, and much more….

Special performance by Veronica Robles with her Mariachi and Zaira Meneses with her project Son Jarocho.

If you are interested on Volunteering on any activity please contact Mayra at 339-298-9442.

This is a Fiesta for everyone, spread the word, and we hope to see you there.
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Todos invitados a la Noche Mexicana celebrando las Fiestas Patrias. Una fiesta al aire libre con musica para bailar, pozole, tacos, elotes, cerveza, vino y actividades como juegos de lotería, piñatas para varias edades, mesa de casamiento y divorcios etc.

El evento contará con la presentación especial de Verónica Robles y su Mariachi y Zaira Meneses con su Proyecto de Son Jarocho.

Los voluntarios para ayudar en las actividades estan bienvenidos, por favor coimunicarse con Mayra al 339-298-9442. Una fiesta de y para la comunidad, pasen la voz, los esperamos.

Admision: Boletos GRATIS disponibles online antes del 15 de septiembre a las 9AM

Uniting Borders Multicultural Festival,

Uniting Borders Multicultural Festival,

Veronica Robles Cultural Center presents the First Annual Uniting Borders Multicultural Festival, a festival for everyone!! with the support of Boston Cultural Council through the opportunity grant, HYM Investment and Gate Residential / North River CO. The festival will take place at Suffolks Downs on Saturday, June 30th from 12 to 8 PM.

The goal with this festival is to gather as community and highlight local talent and grassroots organizations to celebrate the diverse and rich cultures of our city. As part of the ceremony we will offer the Ethnic Award to East Boston Police Department, Detective Rosalva Medina of Chelsea Police Department, The Harborkeepers of East Boston, Member of the community Doris Hung and the Jossour Moroccan Association of Revere. We will present the 2018 Boston’s Minority Ethnic Talent Award  to Alexander Farias for his outstanding international music career and contribution to the local scene.

A one of a kind festival uniting 30 local performers including the Moroccan Band Stars of Boston, music bands, singers and ethnic dance groups from several countries. The event will be end with the Bachata Star and 2005 Billboard Best Artist of the year Domenic Marte.

Activities for children will include bouncy houses, arts and crafts, magicians, clowns and more.. Food will include arepas, Mexican street corn, hotdogs and pizzas. Bring your chair or lawn mat and join the FUN!!

WHAT:    Uniting Borders Multicultural Festival

WHEN:           Saturday, June 30, 2018

TIME:              12 to 8 PM

WHERE:         Suffolk Downs race Track

                     525 William F. McClellan Highway, East Boston, MA 02128

Blue Line Suffolk Downs Station Public Transportation is highly recommended               

Tickets: Pre-sell $20, Door $25

Admission Free for Children under 12 years old and Seniors Citizens

Tickets available online at Eventbright/Multicultural Fest Uniting Borders

Also available at CB Unlimited Tax Consulting, Aries Communications and Castillo Liquors in East Boston.  

More information at www.vrocc.org 

Facebook.com/Veronica Robles Cultural Center 

Tel: (781) 558-5102

The programing will start at 12 PM with youth talent and dance groups including Yorgelis Willians La Voz Kids Finalist 2014, Jossue “El Rancherito de Oro” La Voz Kids finalist 2016, Sebastian Medina, Alexander Taborda, Tomas Mira (Rap). Veronica Robles Cultural Center Dancers (Latin America), Pumawari Tusuy – Peru, Los Tunanteros de Boston – Peru, AENI American Ecuadorian Community of  New England, Chilean Community of Boston, Puerto Rican Groups Estrellas Tropicales and Fuerza Internacional.

Live bands will hit the stage at 1:30 PM starting with Karina Rae pop band, Moroccan Band Stars of Boston, Jimador Musical (Mexican Norteño band), Grupo Los Nítidos, (Salvadoran Music Band), Eduardo Betancourt and Carolina Montes (Venezuelan Ensemble), Con Sabor Colombiano (Colombia), Na Bangela (Brazil), Panadictos (Spanish Rock) in between bands the following solo singers will delight the audience with their talent: Alexander Farias, Gian Faraone, Aida Silva, Saul Garcia, Gerson Eguiguren, Jose Garcia, Bebo “La Ravia” , Ladi J., La Yaquesita, Dania “La catrachita, Lender Maldonado, Manuel Torres, El verdugo de la salsa.