Braving the Florida Straits
Thursday, September 22, 2016 –
7:00pm to 8:30pm
In conjunction with the Curtiss Mansion and Smithsonian Institution’s Water/Ways exhibit, come meet former “balseros” and “marielitos” and hear their compelling true personal stories of how they sought a new life of freedom from suppression by braving the perils of the Florida Straits. English and Spanish translation will be provided.
Admission and parking for this event are FREE and open to the public (donations are gratefully