2016 Nuvein Visionary Scholarship Reception

Earlier this summer, we had the pleasure of awarding our annual Nuvein Visionary Scholarship Award. See all the excitement below! Once again, a heartfelt congratulations to Jimmy Licata and David Godinez who each received a $500 scholarship towards their educational success in the arts.

2015 6th Annual Dia de Los Muertos/Day of the Dead Family Festival

On October 17, 2015, Downtown El Monte Business Association, (DEMBA) will once again host our beloved cultural event, the 6th Annual Dia de Los Muertos/Day of the Dead Family Festival. Families from around the area are welcomed to this wonderful annual event.

FAST FACTS:

DATE: Saturday, October 17, 2015
TIME: 1:00p.m. — 7:00p.m.
2014 Attendance: 4000 people

We also would like to invite vendors to participate in the event. You will have the opportunity to host a booth at the event to sell goods (non-food items) and/or services.

Please contact us via email at for more information at ign@yahoo.com
DEADLINE for Vendor registration is Friday Sept. 25, 2015 at 5:00 PM

Upcoming events

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March 15th, 2014 – La Puente Artwalk
La Puente Branch of the LA County Library
1pm-6pm
The Nuvein Foundation will partner with the LA County Supervisor’s Office for Gloria Molina and the LA County Library – La Puente Branch to host a children’s chalk art activity (with volunteers from 2pm-4pm), will have a booth handing out information on the Foundation (1pm-4pm) and its events as well as other art events/resources locally, and will coordinate a children’s art workshop inside the Library (4pm-6pm). Volunteers should contact the Nuvein Foundation. For other inquiries, please contact Jeanette Freels (jfreels@library.lacounty.gov) the LA County Library – La Puente Branch
April 18th, 2014 – SGV Poetry in Motion: A Teen and Youth Poetry Competition and Showcase
Arcadia Library – Cay Mortenson Auditorium
3pm-5pm
The Nuvein Foundation will partner with the Arcadia Library to host a Poetry Competition and Showcase for students (grades 6-12) that will be hosted by Kimberly Cobian and a special guest young poet host. Students in the competition portion of the event will be judged by a poet’s panel (this year the ZZyZx WriterZ Group) and awards will be given in various categories. Students in the Showcase (Open Mic) portion will be eligible for a single prize for overall performance and delivery.Interested students should contact Petra Morris (pmorris@ci.arcadia.ca.us) the Arcadia Library for details  This event participates as part of the San Gabriel Valley Poetry Festival (https://www.facebook.com/SGVPoetryFestival)
April 19th, 2014 – PEER POET PROGRAM: Show, Tell, Reveal
Montebello Regional Library Branch of the LA County Library
3pm-430pm
The Nuvein Foundation will offer a free community poetry program for students (grades 8-12) on poetry techniques that will also include peer exercises that will partner students to poets from across Literary Los Angeles. Chris Trevilla, president of the Foundation and published poet, will be leading this interactive workshop. For additional details, contact Beth Krupsaw (bkrupsaw@library.lacounty.gov) at the Montebello Library.This event participates as part of the San Gabriel Valley Poetry Festival (https://www.facebook.com/SGVPoetryFestival)