Upcoming EventsOct24FriOct25Sat11:00 am Children’s Reading Hour @ Paragraphs On Padre BoulevardChildren’s Reading Hour @ Paragraphs On Padre BoulevardOct 25 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pmJoin us for a fun time reading, fun activities, guest children authors (some weeks) and videos. Activities vary each week so call ahead or check our website for details.12:00 pm Meet Rickey E. Pittman @ Paragraphs BooksMeet Rickey E. Pittman @ Paragraphs BooksOct 25 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pmMeet the Author Series Rickey E. Pittman, storyteller, author, and folksinger Saturday, October 25th 12 to 2 PM Pittman strives to find and share the forgotten and neglected stories and people of history and legend[...]1:00 pm Literary Mercado @ Paragraphs On Padre BoulevardLiterary Mercado @ Paragraphs On Padre BoulevardOct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pmJoin us each Saturday afternoon for our “Literary Mercado”. We will have one or more artists at the store every Saturday available to discuss, read from, or sign their books. Author, songwriter, poet, or artist[...]7:00 pm Movie Night: “The Book of Life” ... @ Cinemark Movie Bistro EdinburgMovie Night: “The Book of Life” ... @ Cinemark Movie Bistro EdinburgOct 25 @ 7:00 pmDress up for a pre-Dia de los Muertos, Halloween celebration like no other: From producer Guillermo del Toro and director Jorge Gutierrez comes an animated comedy with a unique visual style. THE BOOK OF LIFE[...]Oct28Tue9:00 am PleinAire Sketching @ Laguna Madre Art LeaguePleinAire Sketching @ Laguna Madre Art LeagueOct 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 amEvery Sunny Tuesday. Workshop with Virginia Eggert. A supply list is available at the Gallery.6:00 pm Free Movie Nights @ Cine El ReyFree Movie Nights @ Cine El ReyOct 28 @ 6:00 pmFREE movie Tuesdays nights at The Historic Cine El Rey Theatre NO COVER & FREE POPCORN. Feel FREE to bring your own snacks, food i.e. pizza, burritos, burgers, candy, sandwiches just NO drinks please, there[...]Oct29Wed8:30 pm LP Night at El Hueso de Fraile @ El Hueso de FraileLP Night at El Hueso de Fraile @ El Hueso de FraileOct 29 @ 8:30 pmWednesday nights are special at El Hueso de Fraile! Tonight at 8:30 we have LP/Record Night! Bring your own record! Share with us why it’s special to you! The night closes with our talented house[...]Oct31Fri7:00 pm Harlingen Art Night @ Pseyeco VintageHarlingen Art Night @ Pseyeco VintageOct 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pmGood times with kool art + music free show – all ages Please Feel Free to join us! Pseyeco Vintage Presents: Tam Corbette L Graphic Designer + Photographer + Ecstatic artist ALSO ALL VENDORS AND[...]
Latino USA with Maria HinojosaJuan Beltran is the president of the Organization of Latino American students at the University of North Dakota, in Grand Forks. He’s a biology major and he moved to North Dakota “to try his luck” after finishing high school in California. He’s one of the thousands that have flocked to North Dakota’s oil fields in the state’s oil boom that began in 2006. In 2012, North Dakota saw the biggest growth in the Latino population, fueled by the state’s low unemployment rate.
Listen to the Program Here
An Interesting NoteKEXP Presents: alt-J - October 20, 2014, by Jim Beckmann • The English band alt-J has staked its career on defying expectations, so nervous anticipation surrounding its second album was perfectly understandable — particularly following the departure of bassist and multi-instrumentalist Gwil Sainsbury. But if alt-J felt the pressures of improving upon its beloved, award-winning debut, you wouldn't know it from This Is All Yours. Favorite Sessions