Upcoming EventsJun19Thuall-day Mexican American Women 2014 @ Library Art Gallery, Mid-Valley CampusMexican American Women 2014 @ Library Art Gallery, Mid-Valley CampusJun 19 – Aug 8 all-daySouth Texas College’s Mid-Valley Campus Library will present “Mexican American Women,” a black and white photo exhibition that features a series of images from the National Women’s History Project, and has been a collaborative effort[...]Jul25Fri7:00 pm Harlingen Art Night @ Pseyeco VintageHarlingen Art Night @ Pseyeco VintageJul 25 @ 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[...]Jul26Sat11:00 am Brownsville Literacy Center BBQ @ Buddy's BBQBrownsville Literacy Center BBQ @ Buddy's BBQJul 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pmThis BBQ Plate sale features outstanding BBQ by Buddy’s BBQ. Partial proceeds benefit the Brownsville Literacy Center, a nonprofit teaching literacy and job skills that improve the lives of families in our community. Tickets can[...]11:00 am Children’s Reading Hour @ Paragraphs On Padre BoulevardChildren’s Reading Hour @ Paragraphs On Padre BoulevardJul 26 @ 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.1:00 pm Literary Mercado @ Paragraphs On Padre BoulevardLiterary Mercado @ Paragraphs On Padre BoulevardJul 26 @ 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[...]Jul28MonJul29Tue9:00 am PleinAire Sketching @ Laguna Madre Art LeaguePleinAire Sketching @ Laguna Madre Art LeagueJul 29 @ 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 ReyJul 29 @ 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[...]Jul30Wed8:30 pm LP Night at El Hueso de Fraile @ El Hueso de FraileLP Night at El Hueso de Fraile @ El Hueso de FraileJul 30 @ 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[...]Jul31Thu7:00 am Thirsty Thursday Training Runs @ McAllen Hike & Bike Trails: 2nd StreetThirsty Thursday Training Runs @ McAllen Hike & Bike Trails: 2nd StreetJul 31 @ 7:00 amTeam RWB Rio Grande Valley welcomes all runners to join us for weekly fun training runs on the sidewalks of the McAllen Hike & Bike Trails: 2nd Street. Meet at Nolana Avenue (near Jack In[...]Aug1Fri6:00 pm Mcallen Art Walk @ Doko Casual ArtMcallen Art Walk @ Doko Casual ArtAug 1 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 1 @ 10:00 pmThe art group of the McAllen Creative Incubator holds an art walk downtown on the first Friday of each month in the evening, and it is the perfect opportunity for socializing, networking, and enjoying the[...]
Latino USA with Maria HinojosaJuly 11, 2014 - When Elaine Rivera succumbed to cirrhosis, her friends were shocked. Her story proves that alcoholism can hide in plain sight.
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An Interesting NoteJohn Grant - July 13, 2014, by Bob Boilen • John Grant's songs don't mess around: The music isn't complicated, while the lyrics function as darts of retort and thought. Tiny Desk Concerts