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10/10/2019 - Event to Celebrate Salina's Diversity Through the Arts

The City of Salina Human Relations Commission will host Beyond DiverCITY, a first-time free event that celebrates how the arts can transcend boundaries and unite Salina's diverse community.

This free community event will be held at the Fieldhouse, 140 N. 5th Street, on November 1 from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. and include food, music hosted by Cash Hollistah, a local artist demonstration, dance performances by Scandinavian Folk Dancers, Mexican Folk Dancers and a Step Team. Free food will be available for the first 200 attendees.

The mission of the Community Relations Division is to eliminate discrimination and to establish equality and justice for people in Salina through civil rights enforcement, advocacy and education. The division investigates complaints alleging discrimination in employment, public accommodations and housing.

For more information about DiverCity or the Community Relations Division, contact Julia Ramos at (785) 309-5745 or visit salina-ks.gov/communityrelations.