“Cultivating Life,” is a 13-part, half-hour weekly series demonstrating that reconnecting to the land is as easy as stepping out your backdoor. Hosted by Sean Conway, landscape designer and creator of a line of garden and outdoor living products, the series premieres in March 2006. In each episode of the series, Conway explains easy-to-do projects and offers inspiring ideas for integrating the outdoors into daily living. “Cultivating Life,” which is a production of Ginkgo Leaf Productions and WETA Washington, D.C., is distributed by American Public Television (APT) to public broadcasting stations nationwide.
Luis Araya immigrated to Arlington, Virginia from Bolivia in 1966, when very few Latinos lived in the county. He reflects on the changes he has seen over the years and the influence of Latinos in Arlington today.