Democratic Party of New Mexico Vice-Chair Juan Sanchez will join the Grant County Democratic Party and LULAC Council #8003 for a Day of Service to celebrate César Chávez Day in Silver City. At the event, Vice-Chair Sanchez will work with participants at the community gardens. There will be voter registration at the event. Everyone is welcome to join.
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What: Day of Service to celebrate César Chávez Day
Who: Democratic Party of New Mexico Vice-Chair Juan Sanchez, Grant County Democratic Party, and LULAC Council #8003
When: Thursday, March 31, 2016 starting at 10 a.m.
Where: Community Gardens at the Volunteer Center, 501 E. 13th Street, Silver City, N.M. 88061
The community gardens service project is part of a full-day event organized by the Grant County Democratic Party and LULAC Council #8003. Following the service project, there will be a march for social justice at Gough Park and enchilada dinner with guest speakers Dr. Felipe Ortego y Gasca and Dr. Magdaleno Manzanarez, two United Farm Workers’ Association members who marched with César Chávez, and Cindy Medrano, an employee and graduate of Western New Mexico University. There is a suggested donation of $5 for the dinner, which will be held at the Volunteer Center.