Chapter Newsletter: November 2001, Volume 1, Issue
1 (PDF Format
Evening of Music,
Poetry and Spoken Word
Día de los
niños / Día de los libros
This is a national yearly event held the last Saturday
El Corazón de Tejas staffs a Poetry Tent where youth paste together
simple word poems in English and Spanish.
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is on the cover Library Journal
See the article about Sarah Bradley Leighton entitled,
Placements and Salaries 2003: Jobs! (Eventually)
Texas Latino Voices
An author series sponsored by El Corazón de Tejas, Austin Public
Library, and the Texas Center for the Book at the Dallas Public Library.
This program was made possible in part by a grant from Humanities
Texas, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Teresa Palomo Acosta - Saturday, March 5, 2005
Diane Gonzalez Bertrand - Saturday, April 9, 2005
El Corazón de Tejas and National REFORMA endorse
Reformista Loriene Roy for ALA President
Congratulations Elva Garza!
2006 Trejo Librarian of the Year Award!
The LOTY committee
recognized in Ms. Elva Garza, her outstanding local involvement strongly
advocating the Latino and immigrant community,
impacting library work and community outreach, and her active nationwide
contributions to REFORMA.
Congratulations to Alison Hicks!
Recipient of the first El
Corazón de Tejas Stipend for the 2006 TLA Conference
Read Alison's TLA review
February 27 - March 3 at Metz Elementary
Reformistas Irene Gonzalez, Margo
Gutierrez, Delia Fantova, Loriene Roy, Blair Parsons, Gustavo Soto, and
Joanna Nigrelli volunteered to read Dr. Seuss stories
in appreciation ofRead
to stuends atMetz Elementary on the invitation of Reforma
member and school librarian Don Bos.
Día de los Niños / Día
de los Libros
25, 2009, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
St. John Community
El Corazón de Tejas is a partner
for this event and, will also help organize Libros y Letras Latinas at the MACC (Mexican American Culutral Center)
for volunteering with the poetry table! Thanks to
Elva Garza and Paola Ferate-Soto for helping to plan a great