Central American Independence Day

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Sat, 09/15/2012 (All day)

Today is Central American Independence Day! This event kicks off National Hispanic Heritage month, which lasts until October 15.

It is a time to celebrate the cultural contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans. To learn more about this, click here.

Have you ever wanted to travel abroad? You can explore the world right here in Woburn!  The YMCA International Learning Center (ILC) and SCI Woburn are working together to bring you WorldFest Woburn.  On Sunday, May 22, from 1-4 p.m., visitors to WorldFest will find international food, crafts, music, dance, art, traditional dress, children's activities, and more.  This outdoor festival will be held in Woburn center, and admission is free.  Some food and craft items will be available for purchase.  For more information, email wfw AT or call 781.935.6499.

WGBH radio proclaims it is Boston's arts and culture station. SCI reports that during 2006-2007, it systematically queried the people of Woburn and learned that above all other realistic improvements they want more arts and cultural opportunities in the city. SCI subsequently received a grant to spur efforts to deliver them.