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Black History Month 2016 to be marked with voices raised in song

On Sunday, February 7, 2016 at 2:00–4:00 pm at the St. Mary’s Parish Hall, the Halalisa Singers and Mssng Lnks’ artists-in-training will perform a concert, “Celebrating Black History Month in Joyful Voice!” Samuel Martinborough, founder and artistic director of Mssng...

Winchester Reads Draws 400 to hear Carlos Eire

Author Carlos Eire spoke to an attentive audience at McCall Middle School Tuesday evening, October 20. Eire, who has written two memoirs: Waiting for Snow in Havana and Learning to Die in Miami (the Winchester Reads selection for this year),...

Panelists’ personal stories deepen discussion on Cuba 1950s to present

Four local Cuban-Americans shared their experiences of being forced to leave their home country because of the Castro revolution at the Jenks Center on the evening of October 13. The panel, sponsored by Winchester Reads, complemented this year’s book selection Learning To...

Perspectives on Castro’s Cuba: a panel discussion and an evening with Carlos Eire

Winchester Reads, sponsored by The John & Mary Murphy Educational Foundation with additional support from Book Ends, the Friends of the Winchester Public Library, the Winchester Multicultural Network, Winchester Public Schools, and many enthusiastic volunteers, will present two events related...

Bully Prevention movement has auspicious introduction on Farmers Market Opening Day

Side by Side Movement, a partnership of the Winchester Multicultural Network, One Stage Productions and Brio Integrated Theater, kicked off officially at the Winchester Farmer’s Market on Saturday June 13, with an original song, “Side by Side,” with lyrics that...