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December 16th, 2009
Latinitas to give photography workshop at library


The San Marcos Public Library, 625 East Hopkins Street, will host a photography workshop for any girl age 9-14, to be given by Latinitas on Dec. 19 at 10:30 a.m. A Latinitas workshop leader will provide a lesson in black and while photography designed for girls in grades 4-8.

All equipment will be provided. Those wishing to participate can register for the class at or may call (512) 322-9947.

The mission of Latinitas is to empower Latina youth through technology and media. It is a non-profit organization devoted to informing, entertaining and inspiring young Latinas to grow into healthy, successful and confident adults.

Latinitas magazine is the first digital magazine made for and by Latina youth. Founded in Austin in 2002 in Austin by Laura Donelly, it has the goal of enabling Latina girls to reach out in a positive way to their communities.

Latinitas is hoping to distribute hard copies of the newsletter so that more girls can be aware of the organization. More information can be found at

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0 thoughts on “Latinitas to give photography workshop at library

  1. This would be the perfect kind of thing to list on – I’ve just heard about the event over twitter. We’ve love someone running it to set up an listing to promote it for free! Kudos to the organisers – this is a great idea.

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