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Exploring The Cabo Verde/U.S. Musical Connection And Legacy

Exploring the Cabo Verde/U.S. Musical Connection and Legacy

July 9, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm America/New York Timezone
Facebook Live

Tune into Facebook Live at 7:00pm on Thursday, July 9th for an illustrated talk and performance by Candida Rose. Learn more about Cape Verdean culture and the Cape Verdean community in New Bedford.

To watch our stream on Facebook Live, visit our Facebook homepage at 7:00pm. The live video will be near the top of the page. If you do not see the stream immediately at 7:00pm, refresh our Facebook page until you do. You do not need a Facebook account to watch a Facebook Live event.

This talk is a part of our series of programs related to our latest exhibit, “We Came to Fish, We Came to Work: Stories of Immigration.” This exhibits explores stories of immigration and cultural heritage on New Bedford’s working waterfront. Over the next 8 months, we will look at cultural heritage through a variety of programs including film screenings, cooking and craft demos, performances, and talks, which will be offered virtually until we are able to re-open the Center.

The Center’s 2020 exhibits and programs are funded by the National Endowment for the Arts, the Creative Commonwealth Initiative, and the Dartmouth, Fairhaven, Mattapoisett, and New Bedford Cultural Councils.

This program takes place on July’s Virtual AHA! Night.

Image provided by Candida Rose



38 Bethel Street
New Bedford, MA 02740

Located in New Bedford, the nation’s most valuable fishing port, New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is dedicated to preserving and presenting the story of the fishing industry past, present, and future through exhibits, programs, and archives.

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