Centro Latino
June 2013
Health Services

Promotoras de Salud recently hosted two events. The first was a Conversacion y Comida Dinner, hosted by Promatora, Sandra Zapata. The second event was a Dental Care Presentation by Promatora, Nick Rodriguez. Thank you to Kilgore's Medical Pharmacy for the donation of dental hygeine supplies for the children. If you missed these events and would like more information, contact:
Sandra Zapata at sapaza@hotmail.com or
Nic Rodriguez at disruptedperceptionz@gmail.com 


*Don't forget about our locally famous vegan tamales, Tuesdays at Main Squeeze and special order through Centro Latino. We also cater special events!

Education Services 

We are currently recruiting volunteers and kids for the 2013 summer program: Active & Fresh! The program will encourage children to live healthy lifestyles through daily walking, swimming and a healthy meal. Active & Fresh runs Monday-Thursday, 12-4pm, Monday, July 15th through Thursday, August 8th.  If you would like to volunteer or know of any kids that would like to enroll, please contact our coordinators: 
Amanda Moreland, acmoreland1@gmail.com
Natalie Smedegard, nksdm2@mail.missouri.edu

We offer Spanish classes, at $10/class, every Tuesday, 5-6pm. 
For more information, contact:
Elizabeth Hoyos at HoyosM@missouri.edu 

The summer schedule for our free English classes: Mondays June 3-July 1
and Tuesdays May 28-August 27, from 6-7:30pm. 
For more information, contact: 
Vicki Boyd-Kennedy at boydkennedyv@missouri.edu or
Eliana Jeanetta at jeanettae@missouri.edu

Upcoming Events

Daily Farmers Market at Centro Latino
We've started stocking our cooler with fresh produce from Greg and Tammy Sellmeyer, of Sellmeyer Farms in Fulton, Missouri. Stop by Monday-Friday, 9-4pm to pick up fresh berries, greens, herbs and more! 

Friday, June 28th, 5:30-7:30 
June Fundraiser Dinner. International Cuisine Series. Ethiopian Food Tonight

*If you'd like to volunteer at an event, please contact Sean at seancoder@yahoo.com

Thank you to everyone who came to our celebration of Cinco de Mayo. We hope you enjoyed the food and come back soon!
Centro Latino 
609 N. Garth
Columbia, MO 65203


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