Pasadena Public Library Presents Frida: Tree of Hope with Dr. Gloria Arjona

PASADENA, CA – Pasadena Public Library will host a multimedia lecture on the life and work of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, presented by Dr. Gloria Arjona, on Saturday, October 15 at 3 p.m. at the Lamanda Park Branch Library, 140 South Altadena Dr. Join with art and culture enthusiasts in celebrating Latino Heritage Month and the legendary Frida Kahlo.
Dr. Arjona brings alive the iconic artist Frida Kahlo through live music, images, and words. This immersive educational experience is suitable for ages nine and up. Attendees will learn about Kahlo's life, the symbolism she incorporated in her art, the traditional music she loved and the songs she quoted in some of her most famous self-portraits.

The Pasadena Public Library is an information center for the Pasadena community in order to preserve and encourage the free expression of ideas essential to an informed citizenry. A variety of highly vetted programs are presented for children and adults and they represent the research and opinions of the presenter and do not reflect an endorsement by the City of Pasadena nor the Pasadena Public Library.

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