Cultural Council hosting celebration


NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Cultural Council will celebrate the cultural diversity of people Saturday at Linden Park.

The council is hosting a “Celebration of People,” from 4 to 7 p.m. at the park on Linden Street. The event will feature multicultural performances by local residents, including African dance and drumming, Latin American music, and Albanian and Laotian folk dance. Also, participants will have the opportunity to join in a variety of activities, such as playing Mexican pinata and other games as well as taste multiethnic recipes paired with samples of local produce. Community information tables and food vendors will also be on hand.

For more information, call Les Williams at (860) 707-4374 or Vanessa Vowe at (203) 729-7981. Rain date is Oct. 20.