Latina/Latino/Latinx Hispanic Heritage Month
On September 27, 2022, the CCUSD Board of Education approved the Latina/Latino/Latinx Hispanic Heritage Month Resolution and we will be presenting an updated Resolution at the 9/26/23 Board Meeting reasserting the district’s commitment to recognizing and celebrating the many contributions, diverse cultures, and extensive histories of the Latino/Hispanic Community.
How is CCUSD commemorating Latina/Latino/Latinx & Hispanic Heritage Month? Schools will be hosting celebrations, assemblies and performances to honor the contributions and traditions of Latina/Latino/Latinx & Hispanic peoples.
Please join us in our culminating celebration with CCUSD’s inaugural event
¡Si Se Puede Culver City! - Celebrar La Cultura de Latino América.
Date: Saturday, October 21
Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Stoneview Nature Center
Here are other ways you can commemorate -
The beginning of the Jewish "High Holidays", and its observance is celebrated with a myriad of special foods, traditions, mitzvahs, and commandments significant to the individual families.
Rosh Hashanah is observed on the first day of the month of Tishrei on the Hebrew calendar, which falls in September or October on the Gregorian calendar, the calendar commonly used throughout the world.
Rosh Hashanah begins at sunset on Friday, Sept. 15, and ends at sunset on Sunday, Sept. 17. Yom Kippur will begin next week on the evening of Sunday, Sept. 24, and ends the evening of Monday, Sept. 25.
Read more about Rosh Hashanah and it's history here via History.com.