NOVEMBER 7, 2019 - AARP CONNECTICUT PRESENTS "The Borinqueneers" (Hartford, CT)
In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, AARP Connecticut presents “The Borinqueneers” at Spotlight Theatres with reception in Hartford, Connecticut from 6-9pm. The free happy hour reception includes one drink ticket and the screening of The Borinqueneers, the award winning documentary film about the Puerto Rican 65th Infantry Regiment.
6:00 p.m.: Free Reception at Front Street Bistro
7:15 p.m. Opening remarks and 78 minute film
Spotlight Theatres & Front Street Bistro
39 Front Street
Hartford, Connecticut 06103
Register today and reserve your seat for this special event at aarp.event.com/FilmNov7
Parking is available in the garages surrounding Street. Parking costs are not included.
SEPTEMBER 21, 2019 - THE BUFFALO HISTORY MUSEUM FILM SCREENING (Buffalo, NY)
A free film screening of THE BORINQUENEERS will take place at the Buffalo History Museum, 1 Museum Court, Buffalo, NY on Saturday, September 21, 2019 from 2:30 – 5:00pm. Light Refreshments will be available. The WNY Hispanic Heritage History panels will be on display. This is free event honoring Hispanic Heritage Month. The first showing of the film will begin at 2:30pm and a second showing will start at 3:45pm. This event is sponsored by the Hispanic Heritage Council of Western New York, Inc. with support from the Buffalo History Museum. Coincidentally, Filmmaker Noemi Figueroa Soulet was invited by the Council to participate and screen the film at the Buffalo Film Festival on exactly the same date, September 21, 2012. It was a great turnout then and she still remembers the delicious buffalo wings she was treated to afterwards! Attend if you can and learn about the Borinqueneers!
JUNE 20, 2019 - SOLIVITA RETIREMENT COMMUNITY PRESENTATION (Kissimmee, FL)
On June 20th, there will be a private presentation of the film THE BORINQUENEERS at the Solivita Retirement Community in Kissimmee, Florida. This event is not open to the public. Special invited guests include Borinqueneer veterans SFC Deogracias Rivera-Manso (Ret.) and Socrates Guzman-Rivera. Now is the time to plan a presentation at your community for Hispanic Heritage Month or Veteran’s Day. Call us at (914) 525-4651!