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Museum of Latin American Art

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628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States

May 2019

KCET-TV Presents “City Rising: The Informal Economy” Long Beach Premiere

May 23, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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KCET-TV, Long Beach Forward, Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy and The California Endowment Present a Screening and Panel Discussion For: CITY RISING: THE INFORMAL ECONOMY From the beginning of our nation’s history our laws, institutions and social norms have contributed to the creation of a segmented or dual economy. Many people — including people of color, women and immigrants — were excluded from the benefits of society, forcing them to find alternative ways to make a living in…

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September 2019

The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) Presents

September 15, 2019 @ 11:00 am - November 17, 2019 @ 5:00 pm
Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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$10

The Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) presents Memento: An Anthological Exhibition on display from Sunday, September 15, 2019 through Sunday, January 26, 2020. Tomás Ochoa (Ecuador, b. 1969) is a South American artist whose work challenges established historical narratives. Since 2016, Ochoa has lived and worked in Colombia and studied the legacy of colonialism through economic development and political events. His images capture their effects on the local landscape and the experiences of the country’s most vulnerable inhabitants. Antología Memento…

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October 2019

Mariachi Night at MOLAA

October 26, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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$25

Gather with friends at MOLAA and enjoy a night of Mariachi in our Sculpture Garden. Get serenaded and dance under open air to Mariachi Arcoiris de Los Angeles y Mariachis Lindas Mexicanas. The event includes food for purchase, a cash bar, tequila tasting complimentary by Iconic Brands, and our exhibitions. DJ sets by La Onda Paisa Pari playing all Spanish vinyls norteñas, rancheras, corridos, cumbia and banda classics. Admission: $25 General Admission/$20 Members

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December 2019

MOLAA Docent Mix & Mingle

December 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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MOLAA is looking for new volunteers to join the Museum’s Docent Program. Build connections, facilitate dynamic tours and share the transformative power of the arts with our local community. Join us for our upcoming Mix and Mingle event to learn more about this leadership opportunity. To RSVP, call (562) 437-1689. Visit molaa.org for more information regarding this event.

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Holiday Arpilleras Workshop at MOLAA

December 14, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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$35

Get inspired by the brightly colored textile scenes traditionally made by Chilean women as a form of political resistance. Make your own version of an arpillera just in time for the holidays – gift it to someone, decorate your home, or bring a friend along! All supplies will be provided — Recommended to come inspired with a design in mind. 2 for 1 holiday special: Purchase admission for this workshop and bring a friend for free! Once you purchase your…

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January 2020

MOLAA Docent Mix & Mingle

January 16, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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MOLAA is looking for new volunteers to join the Museum’s Docent Program. MOLAA Docents bring life to the museum galleries through interactive tours and meaningful experiences for students, families and visitors of all ages and backgrounds. Build connections, facilitate dynamic learning and share the transformative power of the arts with our local community. Join us for our upcoming Mix and Mingle event to learn more about this leadership opportunity and how to become an integral part of MOLAA’s community. Drinks…

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February 2020

Afro-Latinx Festival at MOLAA

February 23, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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Free

Celebrate cultural diversity and the African influence in Latin America at MOLAA’s Afro-Latinx Festival! Learn about the many ways in which the African influence has permeated Latin America and how you experience these first hand through music, dance, food, and even martial arts. Join us at the Museum as we highlight this mixture of customs from African and Mestizo peoples in Latin America through art workshops, face painting, live performances, and more! Attendees are encouraged to use public transportation, bike…

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MOLAA Pop-Up with Xochico

February 27, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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Enjoy a truly sweet end to the month in which we celebrate love and friendship. Meet and greet with Alonso Flores, owner and creator of Xochico - the original brand that popularized Mexican sweet bread and concha merchandise. Don’t miss the opportunity to shop for the best novelty items Xochico has to offer. Admission to this event and the Museum will be free starting at 5 p.m. For more information about this event, visit our website: http://bit.ly/2SKmuYB Or call at…

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October 2020

MOLAA Food Pantry

October 9, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on October 23, 2020 at 4:00pm

Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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FREE

In partnership with Help Me Help You and Councilwoman Jeannine Pearce, MOLAA will be supporting our local communities by hosting a food pantry the 2nd and 4th Friday in October. October 23rd you can come to MOLAA and enter through the 6th Street entrance to receive free groceries for your family. Drive through and walk up service will be provided. You do not have to show identification or prove your income.

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MOLAA Food Pantry

October 23, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on October 23, 2020 at 4:00pm

Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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FREE

In partnership with Help Me Help You and Councilwoman Jeannine Pearce, MOLAA will be supporting our local communities by hosting a food pantry the 2nd and 4th Friday in October. October 23rd you can come to MOLAA and enter through the 6th Street entrance to receive free groceries for your family. Drive through and walk up service will be provided. You do not have to show identification or prove your income.

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MOLAA Blood Drive

October 26, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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MOLAA is working with the Red Cross to support a general blood drive to re-establish their supplies. Please visit RedCrossBlood.org and enter Sponsor Code: MOLAA to schedule an appointment. NEW! All blood donations are now tested for COVID-19 antibodies: redcrossblood.org/antibodytesting. Special Donor Day Membership Discount! In appreciation for your generous blood donation, MOLAA will offer a 20% discount on all Membership levels if you join onsite! Please see a MOLAA representative for details. Already a Member? If you participate in…

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May 2022

Arts Council for Long Beach Mayoral Candidate Forum

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States
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An essential election is upon us. Long Beach citizens are headed to the polls to decide who will lead our City into the next chapter. The Arts Council for Long Beach and the League of Women Voters are pleased to invite the community to a Candidates Forum that aims to illuminate and inform while inspiring you to take to the polls.

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