Press RoomEstamos Aquí
May 1, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Estamos Aquí “We Are Here,” a Bilingual Exhibit Opening at the Neville
Green Bay, WI---May 1, 2017---Estamos Aquí, a bilingual English-Spanish exhibit is opening this weekend (May 6) at the Neville. This collaborative exhibit was developed between museum staff and the Hispanic Community Resource Center (Casa ALBA Melanie).
Estamos Aquí invites you to connect with the growing Latino communities that have made this region their home. Explore the diverse customs, music, and food being brought here by families from across Latin America. Hear their personal stories of adapting to a new life in Northeast Wisconsin and overcoming adversity. Experience how these Latino populations are making positive contributions to the cultural, economic, and educational landscape of our region.
Estamos Aquí programming includes:
Inocente, International Film Series, Wednesday, May 10, 7:00 p.m.
Explorer Wednesday: Piñatas, Wednesday, July 5, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Hardcore History presented by Antonio Saldaña, Tuesday, September 12, 6:00 -7:00 p.m.
Hardcore History presented by Kay Kuester Doran, Tuesday, October 24, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Explorer Wednesday: Skull Lanterns, Wednesday, November 1, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Hardcore History presented by David Littig, Tuesday, March 18, 2018
Dinner Program presented by Marcelo Cruz, Thursday, February 22, 2018
Estamos Aquí opens Saturday, May 6 and runs through April 2018. For more information please visit www.nevillepublicmuseum.org
Estamos Aquí is funded in part by a grant from the LEON H. AND CLYMEME M. BOND FOUNDATION.
Estamos Aquí is also supported by: George F. Kress Foundation/Green Bay Packaging, Byron L. Walter Family Trust, Schneider Foundation, K.C. Stock Foundation, Joseph & Sarah Van Drisse Charitable Trust, Wisconsin Public Service Foundation, Scott & Nancy Armbrust, Diane & Patrick Ford, US Bank, NEW Charitable Trust, Pomp’s Tire Service, Barbara Manger, Royal Cleaners, Dr. Richard & Ellen Horak, Luca L. Fagundes Attorney & Counselor at Law, Cellcom/Nsight, Temployment Staffing, Associated Bank, Ameriprise Auto & Home Insurance, Bay Area Community Council, and Consumidor Hispano.
Neville Public Museum Foundation
210 Museum Place
Green Bay, WI 54303
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