Mexican Heritage and Culture

Mexican Heritage and Culture

Introducing our newest exhibit, “Frida Kahlo, the Magnificent Artist of Mexico.” She is known for her marriage to Diego Rivera, but Frida Kahlo was a gifted artist in her own right. Her self-portraits express what words could not, and her art celebrates the colorful culture of Mexico.

Mexican Heritage and Culture Events

This event is in the "Elementary" group.
This event is in the "Family" group.

Meet the Illustrator: John Parra!

6:00pm - 7:00pm
North East Branch
Library Branch: North East Branch
Room: North East Meeting Room
Age Group: Elementary, Family
Program Type: Book & Authors, Special Event
Registration Required
Event Details:
Meet the award-winning illustrator of renowned children's books including Green Is a Chile Pepper, Frida Kahlo and Her Animalitos, Waiting for the Biblioburro, and many more. Learn how John Parra became an artist and see his illustration process in a...


Photography and Video Policy

By registering for this event, you or those attending with you may be photographed or recorded on video that will be used for library promotional purposes. If you or a member of your group would not like to be photographed, please alert a staff member at the program.

Mexican Heritage and Culture Books for Kids

Mexican Heritage and Culture Books for Teens and Adults

This exhibit and companion programs are made possible by grant funding from the American Rescue Plan: Humanities Grants for Libraries, an initiative of the American Library Association (ALA) made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) through the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.