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True Grit-Cinco de Mayo Celebration at the Library

May 5th, 10:00 am-4:00 pm



 True Grit’ Kick-Off Weekend Event: Cinco de Mayo Celebration at Carson City Library Carson City Library
-International Folkloric Dancers, acclaimed latino folk dancers from Dayton Nevada, entertaining the crowd will beautiful costumes and boot-stompin’ dance!
-Enjoy delicious a lunch from La Enchilada Food truck!
-Carson City Classic Cinema Club will have a sign up table for membership. Free entry to the 6/1 (True Grit 2010) film screening with a valid Carson City Library Card, otherwise $5 Adults, $3 Seniors + Students.
-Hear the personal stories of WNC’s Latino Cohort students having the necessary ‘True Grit’ to accompish their goals! Offering volunteer, audience greeting, translation services for th event!
-Free ‘True Grit’ paperbacks with valid Carson City library card. While supplies last! Sign up tables available.
-Join Debbie & Rachael Lambin of ‘My Thousand Words’ book sculptures as they teach you to create your own ‘True Grit’ inspired book sculpture! This mother daughter team of artists will help you to create a fun literary sculpture that gets its inspiration from the titles and stories contained in the book that it inhabits. All materials needed for this project will be provided. All we need is you and your desire to learn this really neat art form!