Before the Borders – a community arts event for young people

~~~~ a community arts event for young people ~~~~

Before the Borders is a day long community arts event for young people. Local Austin youth are invited to meet community organizations and local artists, as well as enjoy cultural educational workshops throughout the day.

When: Sunday, September 15th
Where: Resistencia Books NEW LOCATION! – 2000 Thrasher Lane
Time: 11am – 6pm
Bus line: 20

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Community Organizations:
Youth Rise Texas
Cine Las Americas
Grassroots Leadership
allgo qpoc
Women’s Community Center of Central Texas

Music by:
Chulita Vinyl Club
Beanz and Rice

Danza Mexica by:
Kalpulli Mitotiliztli Yaoyollohtli

Performances by:
Mario Alberto Ramirez
Caro Azteca

Poetry by:
Mónica Teresa Ortiz

Workshops include:
collage making station by Cósmica
meditation by Maria Angel
herbs by Marika Alvarado
spiritual tools by Jose Gomez III

The event is co-sponsored by:

Red Salmon Arts
Native Roots
Sol Collective
International Indigenous Youth Council – Texas
Latino Studies
Native American and Indigenous Studies -The University of Texas at Austin

Free + Family Friendly!


This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.