with the Lee County Library system is holding a Hispanic Heritage Festival
to celebrate the Hispanic community's heritage and culture in Southwest
Throughout the day, the festival will highlight Latin music, dance, arts &
crafts, food, Latin authors and members of the Latin media, offer
curriculum on Hispanic Heritage as well as multi-cultural programs and
other information on services in the county.
Hispanic Heritage Month is celebrated from September 15-October 15th
because the seven Latin American countries of Costa Rica, El Salvador,
Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Mexico and Chile celebrate their
The event is free and open to the public. Tours in the museum are just $5
on Saturday and a tour in Spanish will be offered.
For more information contact the museum at 332-5955.