• Birmingham Civil Rights Institute (map)
  • 520 16th Street North
  • Birmingham, AL, 35203
  • United States

BCRI invites families to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month during the Community of Readers program on Saturday, October 8 in BCRI’s Commons. The program will feature a bilingual presentation of “The Night the Moon Fell,” written by Pat Mora and illustrated by Mexican Artist Domi. This month’s guest reader is Theresa de Leon, Birmingham’s first female Hispanic firefighter. Robert Hernandez, Executive Director for Dia De Los Muertos Festival in Alabama, will oversee arts and crafts after the reading.