National Hispanic Heritage Month at the Library


Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month at the Memphis Public Libraries from September 15th through October 15th.

Book lists

Enjoy these recent award winners and staff picks inspired by the National Hispanic Heritage Month:

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upcoming library events

Latino Memphis presents Virtual Café Conversations Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 4:00 PM. Click HERE for details.


other community events

Sept 15-30, 2020: Cazateatro is hosting a virtual LatinFest 2020 on their Facebook page HERE. Videos are also available on their YouTube page HERE.

Sept 29, 2020 1PM: Cazateatro presents Celebrating Hispanic Professionals and their Contributions to the Memphis Community. Register HERE.

Various Dates/Times: Shelby County Schools has many events such as movies, trivia, and more. View their flyer HERE.


national hispanic heritage month website

The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the generations of Hispanic Americans who have positively influenced and enriched our nation and society. Visit the site HERE for links to exhibits, collections, images, events, and more.


library services in spanish

Visit HERE for a list of resources in Spanish including eBooks, Language learning, New York Times, World Book for children, and more.