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AARP in The Virgin Islands Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month

AARP VI Celebrates HHM
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En Español | This Hispanic Heritage Month, AARP in The Virgin Islands continues to support Latinos. Your determination and strength have helped weave stronger, more tightly knit communities.

We invite you to celebrate your roots from home, participating in our virtual events.

Special Events Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Conversation with AARP in The Virgin Islands

Date: Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Time: 1:30 pm
Where: Facebook & YouTube Live – AARP Virgin Islands Facebook Page and YouTube Channel and NPR PBS WTJX Facebook Page
Guest: Yvette Peña, Vice President AARP Multicultural Leadership


Date: Tuesday, September 22, 2020
Time: 11 am
Where: Facebook & You Tube Live – AARP Virgin Islands Facebook Page and YouTube Channel and NPR PBS WTJX Facebook Page
Guest: American Cancer Society


Date: Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Time: 11 am
Where: Facebook & YouTube Live – AARP Virgin Islands Facebook and YouTube Channel and NPR PBS WTJX Facebook Page
Guest: Marlen Jiménez, Past Member of the Dominican Action Committee and one of the Founders and past Choreographer of the Dominican Folkloric Ballet Group in St. Croix

These events will also be re-broadcasted on radio (audio only) Saturdays at 11 am on 93.1 FM, and on Channel 12 Fridays at 8:30 pm and Sundays at 2:00 pm.

What: AARP VI Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month Virtual Concert
Date: Saturday, October 10, 2020
Time: 7 pm
Where: Facebook Live – AARP Virgin Islands Facebook Page and NPR PBS WTJX Facebook Page
Artists: Eddie Russell & Band featuring Latin Jazz with Rivert Diaz; Latin Musical Orchestra Romanza
Learn more of the October 10th event here: aarp.cvent.com/AARPVICelebratesHHM2020
This event will also be re-broadcasted on Channel 12. Visit our Facebook Page for date and time of re-broadcast at Facebook.com/aarpvi

Date: Wednesday, October 14, 2020
Time: 11 am
Where: Facebook & You Tube Live – AARP Virgin Islands Facebook Page and YouTube Channel and NPR PBS WTJX Facebook Page
Guest: Joseph (Joe) Olmeda, Past President of the VI/PR Friendship Committee and Vera M. Falú, Founder of first VI/PR Friendship Committee
This event will be re-broadcasted on radio (audio only) Saturdays at 11 am on 93.1 FM, and on Channel 12 Fridays at 8:30 pm and Sundays at 2:00 pm.

Learn more of each event by visiting our Events page here: https://states.aarp.org/virgin-islands/events-vi


Schedule and guests subject to change. Return often to obtain updates.

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