On Wednesday, December 18th, from 6:00-9:00 PM at the Castle Square Community Center, the documentary “Roberto Clemente” will be screened. This PBS American Experience film focuses on the legendary baseball player and humanitarian.
The evening will include a panel discussion with special guests:
Julio Pabón, National Chair of the Retire #21 Campaign, which seeks to retire Roberto Clemente’s number. Julio is President and Founder of Latino Sports Ventures Inc., the parent company ofLatinosports.com
José Massó, host/producer of the legendary ¡Con Salsa! on WBUR 90.0 FM and one of the most visible Latino voices in Boston.
The evening schedule is as follows:
6:00-7:00 – food from Vejigantes Puerto Rican Restaurant & introductions
7:00-8:00 – film screening of “Roberto Clemente”
8:00-9:00 – panel discussion and Q&A with audience
The Castle Square Community Center is located at 464 Tremont St., behind 478 Tremont St. in the South End, on the #43 & #9 bus lines to Berkeley St. and close to the Tufts Medical Center Orange Line Station.
About Castle Square Tenants Organization
The Castle Square Tenants Organization, Inc. was founded in 1987. The mission of the Castle Square Tenants Organization (CSTO) is to preserve Castle Square Apartments as affordable housing for low and moderate income residents into perpetuity and provide comprehensive community and social supports for residents of Castle Square Apartments and the surrounding community.
Castle Square has recently undergone a groundbreaking renovation making it the nation’s largest Deep Energy Retrofit, with 192 of its 500 apartments undergoing the Deep Energy Retrofit. The project will slash energy usage by 72 percent.