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September 2019

Yellow Butterflies in Autumn

September 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia,19133United States
Free

Gabriel García Márquez, desde la perspectiva anecdótica, periodística, escénica, musical y su experiencia en México. Apertura con Jorge García y su grupo Impacto Vallenato Típico Temas de la celebración: Anécdotas sobre el niño Gabito: Del mundo real a lo real mágico. Stella J. Potes Curci, (Cali, Colombia, 1951) M.A en Español, Temple University, Filadelfia, PA; Licenciatura en Lenguas Modernas, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia. Profesora, Actriz y Promotora Cultural. (Este programa será presentado en ausencia por Soledad Plumbey (Jesús María,…

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Environmental​ Justice: Our Future Depends On It

September 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia,19133United States
Free

Join us for a discussion on strategies and needed policies for addressing the ever-increasing dangers of climate change. The forum will be moderated by Carlos Martínez Rivera, Ph D, amphibian biologist at the Philadelphia Zoo, and features Puerto Rican environmentalist, Fernando Silva Caraballo, Director of Institute of Science for the Conservation of the Environment (InCiCo), Executive Director Meg DeBrito of Greengrow, and artist, Samuel Lind. 
 Panel que considera cómo el arte puede jugar un rol catalizador creando conciencia sobre…

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October 2019

Samuel Lind / Portales

October 4 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia,19133United States
Free

Reception On view through January 11, 2020 A cultural ambassador, artist, and activist in his town of Loiza, Samuel Lind (b. 1954 Loiza, Puerto Rico), makes work that brings awareness to issues regarding racial justice, spirituality, cultural legacy, and gentrification. Reared and based in this majority Afro-Latino town, Lind, an Afro-Caribbean artist created in his house and studio a cultural depository and safe space for the people to celebrate and preserve their heritage in the face of climate and economic…

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Rethinking the Struggle for Puerto Rican Rights

October 5 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia,19133United States
Free

Rethinking the Struggle for Puerto Rican Rights offers a reexamination of the history of Puerto Ricans’ political and social activism in the United States in the twentieth century. Their presentation will consist of a discussion. Authors Lorrin Thomas and Aldo A. Lauria Santiago survey the ways in which Puerto Ricans worked within the United States to create communities for themselves and their compatriots in times and places where dark-skinned or ‘foreign’ Americans were often unwelcome. The authors argue that the…

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Jewelry Making with Aida Devine

October 9 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia,19133United States
$7.5 – $15

For Beginners and Intermediate Jewelry maker Aida Devine will guide you step by step through an easy to follow introduction to creating a beautiful set of wire rings using precious gemstones and ceramic beads. With the price of the workshop, you’ll get the materials and access to the tools to make your rings. This workshop is for people of all ages.  Perfect for beginners and intermediate designers. Aida Devine le dará instrucciones simples a seguir, paso por paso, hasta crear…

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November 2019

Nerdtino Expo

November 2 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia,19133United States
$20 – $25

Event scheduled at Taller’s facility The Nerdtino Expo, the 1st East Coast Latinx Comic Book Convention, returns to Taller Puertorriqueno for its 3rd year, Saturday November 2nd, 2019! Join us from 11am to 6pm for a celebration of Latin American creators and fans in geek culture, from comic books and cosplay, fantasy and horror, video games and movies, and more! Cristina Vee: the voice performer of Ladybug from Miraculous, Rei Hino / Sailor Mars in the Viz Media dub of…

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Meet the Motivos Writers & Artists!

November 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia,19133United States
Free

Express yourself and connect with Motivos magazine! Find out how you can be a part of this unique bilingual magazine for teens. Learn how magazine members find their voice and shape their futures through creative expression, community engagement and exposure to college and career opportunities as part of the media mentorship program created by Motivos founder, Jenee Chizick Aguero. Projecting youth voices and impacting life trajectories of subscribers in 1300 schools, in 42 states, Puerto Rico, Colombia and Costa Rica,…

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Thanksgiving Lunch for the Community

November 27 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia,19133United States
Free

Taller Puertorriqueño’s staff organizes this annual hot lunch and provides clothing and canned groceries to people in need./Un almuerzo gratis para los más necesitados de nuestra comunidad. To learn more, to donate food and clothes or to volunteer, please contact: Carlos Pardo215-426-6320, cpardo@tallerpr.org Items we need and accept Canned foods*Coats *ShoesNew or unused socksGlovesDiapers*Children's clothes *Clothing and shoes must be usable and donated clean.

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Closed for Thanksgiving

November 28
Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia,19133United States

Closed for the holiday

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Closed for the Holiday

November 29
Taller Puertorriqueño, 2600 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia,19133United States

Closed for the holiday.

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