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Posted on Tue, Oct 5, 2010 : 6:12 a.m.

Dia de la Familia celebration planned at Ann Arbor District Library on Sunday

By Frances Kai-Hwa Wang

In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the Ann Arbor District Library will be celebrating with Dia de la Familia, or Day of the Family, on Sunday, Oct. 10 from 1-4 p.m. at the downtown library branch. 

Dia de la Familia will feature Latino-focused entertainment, games, crafts, food, face painting, health screenings and resources that address mental, physical and social health issues in the Hispanic American community.

For more information, check out the AADL website.

The downtown Ann Arbor District Library is located at 343 South Fifth Ave.

Frances Kai-Hwa Wang is a second-generation Chinese American from California who now divides her time between Ann Arbor and the Big Island of Hawaii. She is editor of Asian American Village, lead multicultural contributor for and a contributor for New America Media's Ethnoblog. She is a popular speaker on Asian Pacific American and multicultural issues. Check out her website at, her blog at and can be reached at