For the first time ever, the Grand Rapids Public Library is presenting a Cinco de Mayo program on May 5, 2013 in the Ryerson Auditorium at the Main branch. This family-friendly event will feature Mexican folkloric dancing by Grupo Tarasco – A Dance Company of the Cook Arts Center, a bilingual presentation on the history and significance of the date, fabulous food from El Granjero Mexican Grill, and crafts for children.
Schedule of events:
2:00 pm – dance performance
2:30 pm – learn about the holiday
3:00 pm – dance performance
All day – enjoy refreshments and crafts for the kids
The library offers many resources, including books, music, and videos for learning about the significance of Cinco de Mayo.
We do hope you’ll join us for a festive and educational celebration.