WOONSOCKET – Join the Museum of Work & Culture, a division of the Rhode Island Historical Society, on Saturday, Sept. 3, as they celebrate Labor Day with free admission and events for the whole family, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

At 10 a.m., the museum will host a panel on Latino labor history in Rhode Island that will shed light on some of the themes in the current changing gallery shows, Bittersweet Harvest: The Bracero Program, 1942-1964 and “This Kind of Love, Our Love:” Latino Stories in the Blackstone Valley, 1960s-today. The panel will be moderated by University of Rhode Island Professor Emeritus Scott Molloy and will feature Progreso Latino Executive Director Mario Bueno, Fuerza Laboral Executive Director Heiny Maldonado, R.I. Latino Arts Executive Director Marta V. Martínez and R.I. AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Patrick Crowley.

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