Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York to Sing Garifuna Christmas Songs throughout Harlem and the Bronx on SATURDAY December 21st 2013

The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York in 2012.  Photo courtesy of the Chief Joseph Chatoyer Folkloric Ballet of New York

The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York in 2012. Photo courtesy of the Chief Joseph Chatoyer Folkloric Ballet of New York

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Bronx, New York:  The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York will be going from home to home, singing Garifuna Christmas songs throughout the Bronx and Harlem on SATURDAY, December 21st 2013.

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Monthly Garifuna Mass To Take Place at ST ANTHONY OF PADUA Catholic Church in the Bronx on SUNDAY, December 15th 2013

 

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church In The Bronx.   Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church In The Bronx. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York:  The Second of Two Monthly Bronx Garifuna Masses is taking place at St. Anthony of Padua Church on SUNDAY December 15th 2013 at 1pm.  It is presented by the Pastoral Garifuna of St Anthony of Padua, a Honduran Garifuna Church Organization.

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Monthly Garifuna Mass To Take Place at ST ANTHONY OF PADUA Catholic Church in the Bronx on SUNDAY November 17th 2013

Monthly Garifuna Mass To Take Place at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church In The Bronx on SUNDAY November 17th 2013.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Monthly Garifuna Mass To Take Place at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church In The Bronx on SUNDAY November 17th 2013. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

Copyright 2013 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”) All Rights Reserved.  Telephone: (646) 961-3674.

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Bronx, New York  — The Second of Two Monthly Bronx Garifuna Masses is taking place at St. Anthony of Padua Church on SUNDAY November 17th 2013 at 1pm.  It is presented by the Pastoral Garifuna of St Anthony of Padua, a Honduran Garifuna Church Organization.

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TODAY, The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Dance Company Begins Pioneering Cultural Tour of Belize

Members of the Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City preparing to go to Belize on Wednesday, November 13th 2013.  Photo courtesy of Snon SN and Facebook.

Members of the Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City preparing to go to Belize on Wednesday morning, November 13th 2013. Photo courtesy of Snon SN and Facebook.

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BELIZE, Central America:  The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York began their pioneering cultural tour of Belize today (WEDNESDAY, November 13th 2013) in a move designed to strengthen both the international (and diasporic) ties of this unique dance company.     Continue reading

Monthly Garifuna Mass To Take at OUR LADY OF VICTORY Catholic Church in the Bronx on SUNDAY November 3rd 2013

Our Lady of Victory/St. Augustine Catholic Church in the Bronx.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Our Lady of Victory/St. Augustine Catholic Church in the Bronx. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

 

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Bronx, New York — A Garifuna Mass (“Lemesi Garifunaü” in the Garifuna Language) will be taking place at Our Lady Of Victory Catholic Church in the Bronx this coming SUNDAY, November 3rd 2013 at 3pm.

Garifuna Women DIOXI MARTINEZ and AUDREY FLORES Bring GARIFUNA IN PERIL Film To Roatan Honduras for FREE Screenings on FRIDAY October 25th 2013 and SATURDAY October 26th 2013

Garifuna Women Dioxi Martinez (in the Purple) and Audrey Flores (in the burgundy) bring the Garifuna In Peril Film to Roatan Honduras for screenings on FRIDAY October 25th 2013 and SATURDAY October 26th 2013.  Photo courtesy of Dioxi Martinez

Garifuna Women Dioxi Martinez (in the Purple) and Audrey Flores (in the burgundy) bring the Garifuna In Peril Film to Roatan Honduras for screenings on FRIDAY October 25th 2013 and SATURDAY October 26th 2013. Photo courtesy of Roatan Homes on Facebook

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Roatan, Honduras, Central America — Thanks to the hard and resourceful work of Garifuna Women Dioxi Martinez and Audrey Flores, the new, independent film Garifuna In Peril will be screened in Roatan on Friday, October 25th 2013 and Saturday, October 26th 2013 as part of its Honduran Movie Tour.  These screenings will be FREE and Open to the general public at large.

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CONFIRMED!!! ATLANTA Screening of Award-Winning Independent Fiction Film GARIFUNA IN PERIL To Take Place on WEDNESDAY September 25th 2013

 

The ATLANTA Screening of The Award-Winning, Independent Feature Film, GARIFUNA IN PERIL will take place on WEDNESDAY September 25th 2013 at The AMC Parkway Pointe 15, 3101 Cobb Parkway. Atlanta, GA 30339.  It is presented by Garifuna American Educator Susan Arauz-Barnes.

The ATLANTA Screening of The Award-Winning, Independent Feature Film, GARIFUNA IN PERIL will take place on WEDNESDAY September 25th 2013 at The AMC Parkway Pointe 15, 3101 Cobb Parkway. Atlanta, GA 30339. It is being presented by Garifuna American Educator Susan Arauz-Barnes.

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ATLANTA, Georgia:  The award-winning, independent feature film Garifuna in Peril, produced and directed by Alí Allié and Ruben Reyes, will screen in Atlanta on WEDNESDAY, September 25th 2013 at 7:30pm at AMC Parkway Pointe 15, 3101 Cobb Parkway. Atlanta, GA 30339, as presented by Garifuna American Educator Susan Arauz Barnes.  Those interested in seeing this unique work can buy tickets ($11 each) online by clicking on the following link.  http://www.tugg.com/events/5122

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FREE Presentation on Garifuna Culture at THE NEW SCHOOL in Manhattan on THURSDAY September 19th 2013 at 6pm

FREE Presentation on Garifuna Culture at THE NEW SCHOOL on THURSDAY, September 19th 2013

FREE Presentation on Garifuna Culture at THE NEW SCHOOL on THURSDAY, September 19th 2013

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New York, New York —    The Office of Intercultural Support at The New School in Manhattan presents: BEING GARIFUNA on Thursday, September 19th 2013.

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Monthly Garifuna Mass To Take Place at ST. ANTHONY OF PADUA Catholic Church in the Bronx on SUNDAY September 15th 2013

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in the Bronx.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in the Bronx. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

Copyright 2013 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”) All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York  — The Second of Two Monthly Bronx Garifuna Masses is taking place at St. Anthony of Padua Church on SUNDAY September 15th 2013 at 1pm.  It is presented by the Pastoral Garifuna of St Anthony of Padua, a Honduran Garifuna Church Organization.

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Garifuna American MISTY HERNANDEZ Publishes New Children’s Book, THE LITTLE GARIFUNA DRUMMER BOY

Garifuna American MISTY R. HERNANDEZ at International Family Day in the Bronx on SUNDAY August 18th 2013.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. for Being Garifuna.  All Rights Reserved.

Garifuna American MISTY R. HERNANDEZ at International Family Day in the Bronx on SUNDAY August 18th 2013. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. for Being Garifuna. All Rights Reserved.

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New York, New York — Garifuna American Misty R. Hernandez has recently published a new children’s book called “The Little Garifuna Drummer Boy”.  It is available as a soft cover book, as well as the Kindle or e-book format.

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