Geneva, N.Y.: The Finger Lakes Solidarity Network in partnership with the Geneva Historical Society and Welcoming America, is hosting a community conversation on January 13 at 1:30 p.m. on the history of  the Hispanic community in the Finger Lakes and its important contributions to the area.
This event is the first in a series of forums that will educate the community about policy, legislation, and the key role immigrants play in the Finger Lakes region. The first forum will be held at Our Lady of Peace Parish Center, 130 Exchange Street, Geneva. The event is free and open to the public. A light lunch will be served.
The Finger Lakes Solidarity Network is an immigrant ally organization advocating for legal rights and focused on creating a welcoming community. The Geneva Historical Society is committed to preserving and interpreting the collective heritage of Geneva and its environs. Welcoming America leads a movement of inclusive communities becoming more prosperous by making everyone feel like they belong.
For more information about the program, call the Geneva Historical Society office at 315-789-5151.