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Film Screening: East of Salinas

September 21 - September 21 2017 7:00PM

This documentary, set in the Salinas Valley, follows a bright boy and his dedicated teacher, Oscar Ramos, recipient of the Cesar Chavez Human Rights Award. Both are sons of migrant farm workers and young Jose is a third grade student who dreams of becoming an engineer but is held back by the reality of his undocumented status in the U.S.

Guest speaker: Laura Pacheco, filmmaker.

Sponsored by: AARP