Maria Garcia is an educator, writer, Chicana activist, retired elementary school principal, and historian. Her current book titled WE MADE SAN DIEGO tells various stories about Latinos that contributed to the history of San Diego. The book took five years to write and is an oral history of various aspects of the community. The book tells of community activists who have worked to affect social issues.
Join us at the San Diego History Center in Balboa Park to listen to Maria talk about her new book, her inspiration to write it, and learn about the impact Latina women have made in San Diego.
Refreshments will be provided. Seats are limited so please purchase your ticket ahead of time.
Admission/Cost: $10 - $20
San Diego History Center
1649 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
Wednesday, May 25 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM