Latino Chamber Events
Ribbon Cutting at Lady Bug Learning Academy
2095 Red Arrow Trail,  Fitchburg, WI 53711
Friday, August 26th, 6:00 - 7:00pm
Come out as we celebrate the ribbon cutting of Lady Bug Learning Academy! Check out the space and learn more about this daycare for children ages 6 weeks to 12 years. We'll have food, music, games, and prizes. The ribbon cutting will be held on Friday, August 26th from 6pm to 7pm. More info

Enlace at Town Bank
10 W. Mifflin St. (on Capitol Square)
Wednesday, Sept. 14th, 6:00-8:00pm

Join us this month for some fun networking at Town Bank on the Capitol Square. We'll meet other professionals, learn about Town Bank in the community, try some appetizers, and enter to win a door prize! Members and non-members are welcome. Free. Register

Member Events
Designing a Retirement Plan That Fits Your Business
Sheraton Hotel, 706 John Nolen Dr.
Thursday, August 25th, 7:30 - 9:00am

Wake up with Wegner! Are you thinking about setting up a retirement plan for your business, but not sure where to start?  Or maybe you have one and you think it may be time for a change.  Join experts, Brian Anderson, Attorney, DeWitt Ross & Stevens, and Mike Steinl, Partner, Wegner CPAs, as they highlight key areas to consider and the best options available.  Registration is free and a light breakfast will be served.  Register

Dane Dances 
DJ Ace, Kinfolk, and Grupo Candela
Monona Terrace Rooftop
Friday, August 26th, 5:30 - 9:30pm

This is the last one of the season! Great dancing, eclectic food and the opportunity to connect with other people from diverse backgrounds. These concerts were created to help break down racial barriers and bring people together for a night of free entertainment and dancing. Feel free to bring a blanket or lawn chair; seating on the rooftop is limited. Lake Vista Cafe will be open for your enjoyment. Food vendors open and cocktails are available for purchase beginning at 5 p.m. Picnic baskets are welcome. Sorry, no carry in alcohol. Concerts will be moved to Alliant Energy Center in case of rain.  More
Quickbooks Introduction Class 
Staybridge Suites
7790 Elmwood Avenue,  Middleton
Thursday, Sept. 15th, 9am - Noon

Learn QuickBooks® skills to run your business better. This is the main focus of the training on how to learn QuickBooks Core Skills.  Why to learn QuickBooks: to develop an understanding of how the data is entered, processed and reviewed; to develop a stronger knowledge base, policy   and accountability; and to use reports to manage your business and build cash flow. This class will assist businesses on how to  focus on the 20% of   their   business that is fun and drives 80% of   the   profits to the bottom line.  Register

Viva Mexico Festival 2016
Alliant Energy Center Grounds
Sunday, September 18th

La Movida hosts the official Mexican Independence Day celebration with Viva México Festival! For over 15 years, the Latino community has made this festival the premiere event in Madison. The day starts with a car parade, reading of the proclamation, time honored El Grito, and this year, they are proud to welcome the Mexican Consulate to the event!  Entertainment includes traditional Folkloric dancers, bands, contests, crowning of Miss Viva México and more!  More info

Member News

The 4th Annual Team Hidalgo/Warner Memorial Golf Outing was held on Friday July 22, 2016 at the Western Lakes Golf Club in Pewaukee. 148 registered golfers and 210 diners participated in the day's events, which included an 18-hole scramble, dinner, raffle, silent and live auction.  The $43,000 raised will benefit the Fisher House Wisconsin, Daren M. Hidalgo Memorial Fund, and Richard D. Warner Memorial Fund. " It was a great success as we honored and celebrated the lives of Army 1st Lieutenant Daren Hidalgo and Marine Lance Corporal Richard Warner," said Jorge Hidalgo, GM and principal partner, Wilde East Towne Honda.  The Fisher House of Wisconsin's mission is to provide a "home away from home" for military and veterans' families to be close to a loved one during hospitalization.

Overture Center Announces Fall Exhibitions Including Winner of 2015 Latino Art Fair

This week the Overture Center announced the Fall Exhibition schedule for its Galleries, including Leticia Castillo, 2015 winner of the Latino Art Fair. A reception for fall exhibits coincides with the Latino Art Fair on Friday, October 7th from 5-9pm. To learn more about these exhibits, click here. The Gallery Schedule is:


The Vietnam War and Its Lasting Impact: Photography of Robert Seitz and Peter Finnegan, September 10 - October 16.


PhotoMidwest Juried Exhibition and Diverse Nature: Tara Austin and Natalie Kirk featured September 13 - December 4.


Legends of Mexico City: Leticia Castillo's paintings present traditional Mexican myths about time, a place and folkloric dance. Winner of 2015 Latino Art Fair. Featured September 16 - October 16.


Latino Art Fair on Friday, October 7th from 5:00 - 9:00pm - Organized by the Latino Chamber of Commerce and hosted by Overture, the Latino Art Fair celebrates the richness of the Latino culture in Dane County. Artists will exhibit and sell their work.

Centro Hispano, 810 W. Badger Rd. 
sabado, 27 de agosto, 9:00 - 11:00am

Descubra si ser empresario es para usted. Aprenda las consideraciones personales para iniciar su propio negocio. Se ofrece en Español. E n colaboración con  WWBIC. Registro

sabado, 24 de septiembre, 10am-12pm

Explorar las cosas diarias que usted puede hacer para aumentar su puntaje de crédito. Si usted tiene un buen crédito o no tan buen crédito, se llevará información valiosa para aumentar su puntaje de crédito. En colaboración con WWBIC. Registro