Hispanic Heritage Month Events

Laurel Ridge Community College hosts a number of activities and events in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. Join us between September 15-October 15 as we celebrate!


Virtual Trivia

Trivia: Hispanic Heritage Month flyerPlay against other Laurel Ridge students, staff, and faculty for a chance to win a gift card!!! For each challenge, the top student player will win a $50 Amazon Gift Card. Email [email protected] with questions.

Sign up to play at laurelridge.edu/trivia.

Movie Bingo: East Side Sushi

East Side Sushi flyerPlay against other Laurel Ridge students, staff, and faculty for a chance to win a gift card! Email [email protected] with questions. The first student to call bingo wins a $50 Amazon Gift Card.

Play in-person at the Middletown Campus in Cornerstone 601 or at the Fauqueir Campus in the Paris Room (Library).

Salsa Magic

Salsa Magic flyerSalsa Magic is coming to Laurel Ridge at the Middletown Campus on Wednesday, October 5 at 11am-1pm in the Corron Development Center Conference Center.

The 2 Hour Show Includes:

  • 90 Minutes of Interactive Culturally Informative Latin Dance lessons including Merengue, Bachata & Salsa
  • Dance Competitions for students
  • DJ spinning the best in Latin, International and the music of your choice!

Why go to the club when Salsa Magic brings the club right to you? There simply isn’t a more exciting, interactive, diverse & educational form of entertainment than Salsa Magic. Lee “El Gringuito” Smith and Kat La Gata professional Latin dancers who have taught in over 800 + cities around the World teaches various International styles of Merengue, Bachata, and Salsa! Students will learn the cultural roots of the dances as they have the time of their lives!

Once the 90 minutes of lessons are over, get ready for fun dance competitions where students can compete. Get ready to hear the best in Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Reggaeton, & Today’s hits as DJ Gringuito spins and keeps the party moving!

The Office of Student Life & Engagement does not discriminate based on physical or cultural characteristics including age, disability, national origin, race, religion, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender, or veteran status. If accommodations are needed, please contact [email protected] at least one week prior to the event date.