Wednesday, September 12
By JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ
Here are today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar and some bonus events to consider:
- In 1967, Reies Tijerina led a movement to take back land that was lost to Hispanos as a result of the U.S. Mexican War. The East Los Angeles Library presents a discussion with members of Mr. Tijerina’s family and a screening of his speech at UCLA. Go here for details
- The Hi Hat in Highland Park presents Canadian indie pop band Royal Canoe along with Begonia and Palm Desert’s own Yip Yops. Go here for details
- Learn the fundamentals of Super 8 documentary filmmaking in this 6-session class at the Echo Park Film Center. No previous filmmaking experience necessary. Go here for details
Make sure to check with event organizers for last minute changes.