Past 2016 Events

"Revisiting Cuba" Opening Art Reception

  • Saturday, June 11, 2016
  • 4 - 6PM
  • Featuring "Revisiting Cuba: art for tourists, revolution, and for its own sake", a collection of memories in art, photos & keepsakes.

Legal Advice Clinic

  • Tuesday, June 14, 2016
  • 6 - 8PM

54th Street Restaurant Fundraiser for Centro

  • Thursday, June 9, 2016
  • All Day
  • Supporting Centro with 15% of each guest check when presented with Centro's fundraising flyer. Funds will go toward our children's programs!

Two Streams ~ One River, Readings from our Lives/Dos arroyos ~ un rio, Lecturas de nuestras vidas

  • Sunday, June 5, 2016
  • 4PM - 6PM
  • Featuring Santiago Daydi Tolson & Octavio Quintanilla.
  • The first in a series of bi-monthly poetry and short story readings by authors both north and south of the border, reading in both English and Spanish.

Spring 2016 Ballet Folklorico Recital

  • Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Cinco de Mayo Luncheon

  • Thursday, May 5, 2016
  • 11:30AM - 1PM
  • Cuauhtemoc Hall

Congratulations to our raffle winner Lillian Luna, enjoy your 5-Day Western Caribbean Cruise for 2!

We'd like to extend a big thanks to all our Cinco supporters!

Event Sponsors

  • La Sociedad Cuauhtemoc
  • Tres Hermanas Restaurant and Cantina
  • Texas Rowing Center
  • Jo on the Go
  • Dr. Abel Galaviz
  • Frost Bank
  • Casa Maria -- Mexican Restaurant/Bar and Bakery

Table Sponsors

  • San Marcos Baptist Academy
  • Hays County Historical Association
  • Clem Cantu, Candidate for SMCISD School Board
  • Rodrigo Amaya, Candidate for Hays Co. Sheriff
  • Mrs. Ofelia Vasquez-Philo 
  • Commissioner Debbie Gonzales-Ingalsbe
  • Arts Advocates
  • Hays County Clerks Office
  • Naomi Narvaiz
  • Susan Narvaiz for Congress
  • Saul Medrano, Candidate for Hays Co. Constable, Pct. 1
  • La Sociedad Cuauhtemoc
  • Congressman Lloyd Doggett
  • Maggie Hernandez Moreno, Candidate for Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1, Pl. 2
  • Creekside Villas Senior Village
  • Texas State University's Hispanic Policy Network
  • American G.I. Forum, San Marcos Men's Group
  • Frank & Cynthia Arredondo
  • Rosie Garcia, State Farm
  • JoAnn Prado, Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1, Pl. 1
  • Lucy Gamez, Realtor, Century 21 Randall Morris & Assoc.
  • Russell Hayter, Hays Co. Republican Party Chair
  • Law Office of John McGlothlin
  • Sylvia DeLeon-Muzzy, Candidate for Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1, Pl. 1
  • Patrick Price Trucking
  • Janie Cuevas & Friends
  • Ledesma Bookkeeping Service, LLC
  • Greater San Marcos Partnership

Donors of Silent Auction Items

  • Gil's Broiler
  • Tanger Outlets, San Marcos
  • Holiday Inn, San Marcos
  • McCoy's Building Supply
  • Direct Tools at Tanger Outlets
  • Dixie Creme Donuts
  • Dr. Rosina Ruiz Valle
  • Passion for Fashion
  • Celia Rosales & Dia de los Muertos 5K
  • Rebecca Manzanares
  • Graciela Sandoval
  • Clem Cantu
  • Cathi Villalpando
  • Gloria Salazar
  • Clay DeStefano
  • Margie Villalpando
  • Dr. Gloria Martinez

A Conversation with Tino Villanueva

  • Tuesday, April 12, 2016
  • 5:30PM
  • Tino Villanueva is the renowned author of "Scene from the Movie GIANT" and a native of San Marcos, TX.

FINAL Financial Aid Bilingual Presentation by Nina Toomer

  • Wednesday, March 9, 2016
  • 6 - 7PM

Centro's Annual Membership Meeting

  • Wednesday, March 9, 2016
  • 5:30PM

Math Games at Centro

  • Saturday, March 5, 2016
  • 10AM
  • Program made possible by Dr. Clarena Larrotta and her graduate students at Texas State University's Adult Education Program.

Film Screenings of "Pretty Vacant" and "Chulas Fronteras"

  • Wednesday, March 2, 2016
  • Presented by San Marcos Cinema Club and Centro
  • 6:30PM

College Financial Aid Bilingual Presentation by Nina Toomer

  • Wednesday, January 13, 2016
  • 6 - 7PM

Board of Directors Meetings
2nd Wednesday of every month
5:30 PM at Centro
Open to the public.

Executive Committee Meetings 
4th Wednesday of every month
5:30 PM at Centro
Open to the public.

The following events and activities are scheduled at and organized by Centro or its assigned representatives. Events, meetings, activities, and special classes are listed. Visit our Facebook Page for more updates on our events and programs.


Upcoming 2017 Events

  • Cinco de Mayo Luncheon                                                         Cuauhtémoc Hall                                                                             Doors open at 11:00am/Lunch and program 11:30am-1:00pm
  • Summer Programs Registration May 2nd                        2pm-6pm at Centro Cultural Hispano ​                                    Drop by to fill out an application for the following camps:  -Artspace          -Camp Ole        -Playshop  
  •  Noche de Gala -September 7th - $75.00                     Embassy Suites -     8-Table / VIP 6-7              

...      Reception 7-9pm

...      Dance 9-11pm