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DIA DE LA RAZA OBSERVANCE OCT. 13 AT HCC

BRIDGEPORT – An observance of the he Hispanic holiday Dia de la Raza, featuring Fairfield University Professor Gabriela Pavon, will be held October 13 at Housatonic Community College. Día de la Raza is the celebration of the Hispanic heritage of Latin America and brings into it all the ethnic and cultural influences making it distinctive. It is celebrated on October 12 in Argentina, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Honduras, Mexico, Uruguay and Venezuela. The event, which is free and open to the public, begins at 6 p.m. in the Events Room on the second floor of Beacon Hall. Housatonic is located at 900 Lafayette Blvd. in downtown Bridgeport, less than 150 yards off I-95 (Exit 27) and Rte. 8.