The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center fosters a meaningful understanding and appreciation of Mexican American, Latino and Indigenous cultures through youth and adult education.
For registration call (512) 974-3785 | Fax (512) 974-3777
Make & Take: Painting Class
Saturdays, 1 - 4 pm // Cost: $40
Learn step-by-step acrylic painting techniques from a renowned artist and take your artwork home that same day! With over 27 years of experience, local painter & instructor Fidencio Duran will guide students through their choice of a complete 3-hour class which will focus on landscape and still life themes. Each 9"x12" painting is perfected in just one class and supplies are included. Build a new skill and create your own masterpiece or give the gift of painting to a loved one! Limited space, pre-registration encouraged. All supplies included.
September 6 – Landscape
Mexican Guitar Workshop
7-9pm // Cost: $240 // Instructor: Jaime Galvan
Level I: Mondays & Wednesdays // July 14 – September 3
Level II: Tuesdays & Fridays // July 15 – September 5
Interested in learning to play the guitar? During this 8 week program students will learn to read music, discuss music theory and be introduced to the basic skills of playing Mexican Folk Music. Limited space available; beginners level I & II available.
Salsa Dance - A One Day Workshop
Saturdays // 2 - 4 pm // Cost: FREE
Interested in becoming an excellent Salsa dancer? Join instructor Raul Ramirez in a FREE 2-hour Salsa workshop designed for not only beginners but also those looking to continue their Salsa education. This class will introduce you to fundamentals of leading and following steps to salsa music. Raul’s teaching approach is easy and enjoyable to follow. Become a confident and knowledgeable salsero/a. iAzúcar!
No partner necessary. Limited space, & pre-registration required. Registration closes two business days prior to class date.
Register for the following dates:
Yoga en Español
Saturdays // 10am-11:15 am // Cost: FREE
June 7 - August 30 // Instructor: Ellen Vasquez
Wednesdays // 6pm-7:15pm // Cost: FREE
August 13 - December 17 (no class Nov 26th) // Instructor: Marcela Garza
Enjoy a soft and revitalizing class that will strengthen your physical, mental and emotional bodies achieving great health! Limited mats and towels provided. Skill level is beginner to intermediate.
Maximum capacity: 20 participants (all on a first come first served basis)