Martin County Library System Press Releases

April 18, 2013

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Elisabeth Lahti Library May 4

For immediate release:  April 18, 2013
Contact:  Alicen Kikkert,  Martin County Library System, Public Relations, 772-463-3205  

  
No time for a siesta, it’s time for a fiesta! Celebrate Cinco de Mayo, one of the world’s most fun holidays, at the Elisabeth Lahti Library, 15200 SW Adams Avenue, Indiantown, on Saturday, May 4 from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Sponsored by the Friends of the Martin County Library System, Inc., this festive event is free and open to the public.   

Enjoy traditional Mexican food and live mariachi music by the four-man group Mariachi Pancho Villa of West Palm Beach. Holy Cross Group will also perform traditional folklórico dance demonstrations at 12:00 p.m. For more information call 772-597-4200.

Cinco de Mayo is a celebration of Mexican culture and heritage, honoring the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla during the Franco-Mexican War.

To learn more information about the Martin County Library System pick up a Library Connection at any Martin County library, call 772-221-1403 or visit the website at www.library.martin.fl.us.

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