Go dancing, attend an NIJC training to educate and advocate for the release of detained immigrants and attend a holiday market in Pilsen!
Each week Borderless Magazine highlights some of the best things to do in Chicago’s vibrant immigrant communities.
Thursday, Dec. 9 – Need a night of dancing, drinks and shopping? Lollita’s Bodega is hosting a Pajama Jam at Little Wild Chicago! There will be a Latinx market, live painting and a photobooth! The event is happening tonight from 6-10 p.m.
Friday Dec. 10 – In honor of International Human Rights Day, the National Immigrant Justice Center is hosting a virtual event to educate and advocate for the release of detained immigrants as detention centers in Illinois are closing. Free CLE is available for attorneys licensed in Illinois. The free training will be held from 12-1:30 p.m., sign up here.
Saturday, Dec. 11 – Attend a holiday tianguis (market) and the soft opening of 18th Street Casa de Cultura’s new space in Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood. There will be vendors, music and food. The event is from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.