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Posted on: August 1, 2018

[ARCHIVED] Hispanic Heritage Celebration

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration 2017

Come join us for an educational and entertaining evening that consists of Student Academic Achievements Awards, Community Honoree Awards, a musical performance and a cultural food tasting! 


Event Details

Date and Time

October 5, 2018

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Location

Town Hall - Second Floor Auditorium

1 Independence Hill

Farmingville, NY 11738


Additional Information

Last Year's Event

On October 20, approximately 300 people attended the Town of Brookhaven’s Fourth Annual Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration hosted by Brookhaven’s Hispanic Advisory Board. During the celebration of Hispanic culture, 81 high school seniors from 14 school districts throughout Brookhaven were honored for achieving a grade point average of 95 or higher. Also honored duringthe celebration was Suffolk County Supreme Court Judge Fernando Camacho for his dedication to finding alternative solutions for at risk and troubled youth in our community.

History of Hispanic Advisory Board

In 2013, Supervisor Romaine established the first Hispanic Advisory Board in the Town of Brookhaven to help improve cultural understanding between the Hispanic community, civic and business leaders, Brookhaven government, and Town residents. The Hispanic Advisory Board serves as a sounding board to the Town Board and provides viable recommendations on policies that advance the social and economic well-being of His panics and all citizens in the Town of Brookhaven.

Photos

View a photo album of previous events or view photos from the 2017 Hispanic Heritage Night Celebration.

Contact Information

Contact the Hispanic Advisory Board or call 631-451-6174 for more information.You may also view our event flyer.


Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration Music 2017

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