CONTACT: VANESSA SHELTON
100 Old Public Library
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0010; fax (319) 384-0024
Festival Del Sol celebrated at UI this week
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- Several events have been scheduled through Friday, May
2 by the University of Iowa Latino Student Union to celebrate Festival Del
Sol (Sun Festival).
Monday (Dia de Musica) - Listen to a Mariachi Trio play old favorites from
7 to 9 p.m. in the Wheelroom of the Iowa Memorial Union. Admission is free.
Tuesday (Dia de Arte) - Student art display from noon to 5 p.m. in the North
Room of the IMU. A guest speaker will be featured at 7 p.m. in the Miller
Room 259, IMU. Admission is free.
Wednesday (Dia de Cine) - Latino Film Festival from 6 to 10 p.m. in Shambaugh
Auditorium of the Main Library. Titles will be announced later. Admission
is free. Contact Gabe Lohf for more information at 353-3062.
Thursday (Dia de Comida) - Try Latin American foods and get recipes from
6 to 9 p.m. at the Afro-House, 306 Melrose Ave. Admission is free.
Friday (Dia de Baile) - Latino Dance Party featuring House, Salsa, Merengue
and Cumbias traditional dances, with performance by the Latin American Dance
Club from 10 p.m. until 1:30 a.m., 120 N. Dubuque. Admission is $5 per person.