Boston Launches First-Ever Immigrant Heritage Celebration at the Boston Public Library

Sat, 06/21/2014 - 12:00pm

The launch of the first-ever Immigrant Heritage Month in the City of Boston will be held on Saturday, June 21, 2014, from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at the Boston Public Library. Come for live music, fun activities and enjoy the exhibit “City of Neighborhoods: The Changing Face of Boston.”

Throughout the month, the Mayor’s Office of New Bostonians and Welcome.us are encouraging citizens to share their immigration stories through social media and the Welcome.us website. Residents can help celebrate the month by sharing their stories using the hashtag #welcomeus on social media streams, including: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NewBostonians www.facebook.com/welcomeus; Twitter: @NewBostonians, @Welcome_us; and YouTube: www.youtube.com/WelcomeIHM.

For more information about the Immigrant Heritage Celebration please call the Boston Public Library at 617-536-5400.

To learn more about the campaign and Immigrant Heritage Month or the Mayor's Office of New Bostonians please visit http://welcome.us./ or http://www.cityofboston.gov/newbostonians/

Location

700 Boylston St.
Boston, MA 02116

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