MSJC celebrates Latinx Heritage Month beginning Sept. 15

Mt. San Jacinto College (MSJC) will kick off its celebration of National Latinx Heritage Month on Tuesday, Sept. 15.
MSJC’s mostly virtual celebration will feature 11 individual events, including its annual Dia de la Familia from noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 19. The celebration will also feature an in-person event: a drive-in movie presentation of “Mi Familia” at dusk on Oct. 2 at MSJC’s Menifee Valley Campus, 28237 La Piedra Road. Links to all events can be found on the MSJC Latinx Heritage Month page.

A full list of events, presented by the MSJC Latinx/Indigenous Alliance Committee, can also be found below:

Sept. 15: Latinx Heritage Month Opening – 6-8 p.m.

Sept. 19: Día De la Familia – Noon to 4 p.m.

Sept. 21: Re-Imagining America: The Latinx Experience with Fabiola Torres – 6 p.m.

Sept. 23: Latinx Business Professionals Panel – 6-7:30 p.m.

Sept. 29: MSJC Latinx Panel – 6-7:30 p.m.

Oct. 1: Cynthia Guardado, Poet – 6-7:30 p.m.

Oct. 2: “Mi Familia” Drive-in Film & Entertainment – 7-10 p.m.

Oct. 7: Cook along with Esteban Castillo, Author of “Chicano Eats” – Noon

Oct. 8: Reading Night with René Colato Laínez – 7-8 p.m.

Oct. 13: Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) Symposium – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Oct. 15: “A Dream Called Home” with Reyna Grande – 6-7 p.m.

Submitted by MSJC