CHIP’s Hispanic Leadership Conference
turns 21 with Carmen Leibas and Ali Pardon
Milliken, La Prensa Correspondent
Local and state Latino leaders are the
featured lineup for this year’s Hispanic Leadership
Lorain County Community College, 1005 Abbe Road North in
Tri-C hosts Career and Job Fair in
CLEVELAND: More than 60 companies with job
openings will be recruiting new employees during a career
and job fair from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday, May 2, 2016, at
Community College (Tri-C®).
CPL celebrates music of Shakespeare, April 23
Join Cleveland Public Library (CPL) for an afternoon
celebrating the prose and music of William Shakespeare
on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. in the Louis
Stokes Wing Auditorium located at East 6th Street
and Superior Avenue.
21st Annual Hispanic
2016 marks the 21st
Annual Hispanic Leadership Conference, hosted by the
Coalition for Hispanic Issues & Progress (CHIP), in
collaboration with 62 local, state, and national non-profit,
Latino and non-Latino serving organizations.
Olé! Cinco de Mayo Fiesta at the Toledo Zoo, May 1
transported south of the border to celebrate Mexico’s rich
heritage with a traditional fiesta at the Toledo Zoo’s
Cinco de Mayo Celebration supported by MetroPCS.
UT presents concert “From a Woman’s Point of View,” April
The University of Toledo Department of Music will
present a concert from “A Woman’s Point of View,”
featuring guest soprano, Dr. Carol Dusdieker and UT
pianist and senior lecturer, Robert Ballinger. The
concert will be held Friday, April 29, 2016 at 8 p.m. in the
UT Center for Performing Arts Recital Hall. The program will
include the music of Handel, Clara Schumann, Poulenc, and
Event Briefs: SQACC Class on remedies,
LASSO Scholarship Dinner, FLOC, Homies
By La Prensa Staff
The Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center
(SQACC) is hosting two sessions of a special class on
medicinal and healing plants on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at
the center, 1225 Broadway.
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Entries recognized at Ode to the Zip Code Poetry Contest
Your zip code matters. It’s
not just an address, it’s an identity—the first Ode to the
Zip Code poetry contest (a partnership of Toledo Fair
Housing Center, the Arts Commission, Toledo Lucas County Public
Library, and the Toledo City Paper) is on.
Calendario de Celebraciones
Por Isabel Flores de La Prensa
Día Internacional de la Madre Tierra. Es un día festivo celebrado en
muchos países. Su promotor, el senador estadounidense Gaylord Nelson, instauró
este día para crear una conciencia común a los problemas de la contaminación, la
conservación de la biodiversidad y otras preocupaciones ambientales para
proteger la Tierra.