Texas history talk planned
Oct. 18, 2012 at 5:18 a.m.
For more information, call the Goliad County Library at 361-645-2291.
IF YOU GO
• WHERE: First United Methodist Church in the Goliad Community Life Building at 134 West Pearl
• WHEN: 6 p.m. on Oct. 22
The Center for Texas History of the Goliad County Library is sponsoring a talk on the contributions of Tejanos in Texas and the successful effort to place a monument on the Texas Capitol Grounds that honors the contributions of Hispanics to Texas history and culture.
Renato Ramirez, chairman of the board and chief executive officer of IBC-Zapatathe, is the guest speaker. He was also on the board of directors of Tejano Monument, Inc. which undertook the 12-year effort to raise the money and get approval to place the monument in Austin.