June is Cafe Con Leche's favorite month! There are some great Latino events happening and we want to make sure you don't miss a beat.
On Friday, June 3rd join us at Most Wanted Fine Art, 5015 Penn Ave. 15224, from 6-10pm and meet our Resident Artist for the month, Elizabeth Barreto who is visiting for the month from Puerto Rico. Learn more about Elizabeth by clicking here and reading her bio.
For brunch on Sunday, June 5th check out "Talking With Your Mouth Full" at Bunker Projects. Adriana Ramirez is their guest speaker, the conversation will explore the connection between Latin America and Pittsburgh's drug wars. Purchase tickets here.
In celebration of Pride month around the world, on Monday June 6th at 7:30pm, Cafe Con Leche is partnering with Reel Q Pittsburgh and City of Asylum to screen Contracorriente (Undertow). A Peruvian-Colombian film about fisherman who struggles to reconcile his devotion to his male lover within his town's rigid traditions. Watch trailer here. The movie will be screened at City of Asylum. The event is FREE, but we ask you to RSVP by clicking here.
Cafe Con Leche's monthly Sobremesa dinner will be on Saturday June 11th and will feature the Puerto Rican dish, Pastelon. All dinners include specialty rum cocktails, three course meal, live music and an exclusive opportunity to meet the Cafe Con Leche June resident artist, Elizabeth Barreto. Tickets are on special right now, two for $100 (a $150 value). Sobremesa always sells out fast, reserve your spot today by clicking here.