Celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month at CPL

Celebrate diversity during Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month in May with a variety of events that highlight the contributions of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the visual and performing arts.

Events

Bharatam Academy of Dance, known for its creativity, classicism and quality, will perform a variety of dances at our keynote program at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 11 at West Loop Branch.

Visit CPL locations throughout May for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month events for all ages, including adult book discussions, lectures, film screenings, story times and more. Highlights include:

Reading Recommendations

Want to read more about Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage? We recommend:

Exhibits

Explore over 10 art exhibits at CPL locations.