Friday, October 16
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m....
This year’s talent showcase will include Maria Cangiano, who will perform tango music from Argentina; Caña y Cadencia, a Spanish Flamenco group; St. Mary’s Second Generation youth salsa dancers; and the teenage salsa/merengue/bachata band, De la Isla! Latin restaurant Sofrito will be serving samplings of their fine Puerto Rican cuisine.
The event is free and open to the public.
The celebration is part of a series of events held at the East 54 Street Center spot lighting cultural, history, community, recreation, and fitness.
Location: Recreation Center Fifty-Four: East 54 St Recreation Center (348 East 54 Street), Manhattan
(I will be displaying some of my Puerto Rican-themed images. Elizabeth Valentin, another artist, is also exhibiting some of her work.)